The mission of Code2College is to dramatically increase the number of minority and low-income high school students who enter and excel in STEM undergraduate majors and careers.
In Episode 16 of the Charity Charge Show, Stephen Garten chats with Matt Stephenson, the Co-founder of Code2College.
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The Code2College’s mission is to increase the number of minority and low-income high school students who enter and excel in STEM undergraduate majors and careers.
Code2College provides youth employment opportunities to those in order to begin professional development from an early age. Code2College creates diversity in STEM by providing exposure and practical experience to underserved populations of students.
With an ever-growing tech industry, many companies are struggling to find talent. The shortage of skilled workers has even caused some world class research institutions such as NASA and Google suffer from low employee morale because they can’t fill all their positions efficiently enough with U.S born citizens or residents
The Code2College program offers students who have shown potential in programming languages like C# & Java the opportunity become professional developers early on by offering them employment opportunities while still enrolled at universities across America!