New York

Per Scholas New York offers free hands-on technology training to students at locations in all five boroughs. Our locations are accessible by local MTA subway and bus lines.

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Bronx

804 E 138th St #2
Bronx, NY 10454

Brooklyn

630 Flushing Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206

Commonpoint Queens Elmhurst The Hub (Satellite)

77-71 Queens Blvd
Queens NY, 11373

Phone: 718-268-5057
Ext. Fadia Mohama: 105
Ext. Valentina Lopez: 142

Commonpoint Queens Youth Opportunity Hub (Satellite)

82-17 Parsons Blvd,
Queens, NY 11432

Phone: 718-719-9299
Ext. Heather Liverpool: 106

Cypress Hills Local Development Corporation (Satellite)

276 Chestnut St.
Brooklyn, NY 11208

Phone: (802) 277-1877‬

JCC Gerard Carter Center (Satellite)

230 Broad Street
Staten Island NY 10304

Phone: 718-475-5236

Stanley Isaacs Neighborhood Center (Satellite)

1792 1st Avenue (93rd St)
New York, NY, 10128

Phone: (646) 991-8647
212-360-7620 Ext. 222

Bronx

804 E 138th St #2
Bronx, NY 10454

General questions
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Admissions questions
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Brooklyn

630 Flushing Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206

General questions
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Admissions Questions
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Commonpoint Queens Elmhurst The Hub (Satellite)

77-71 Queens Blvd
Queens NY, 11373

Phone: 718-268-5057
Ext. Fadia Mohama: 105
Ext. Valentina Lopez: 142

General questions
[email protected]

Admissions questions
[email protected]

Commonpoint Queens Youth Opportunity Hub (Satellite)

82-17 Parsons Blvd,
Queens, NY 11432

Phone: 718-719-9299
Ext. Heather Liverpool: 106

General questions
[email protected]

Admissions questions
[email protected]

Cypress Hills Local Development Corporation (Satellite)

276 Chestnut St.
Brooklyn, NY 11208

Phone: (802) 277-1877‬

General questions
[email protected]

Admissions questions
[email protected]

JCC Gerard Carter Center (Satellite)

230 Broad Street
Staten Island NY 10304

Phone: 718-475-5236

General questions
[email protected]

Admissions questions
[email protected]

Stanley Isaacs Neighborhood Center (Satellite)

1792 1st Avenue (93rd St)
New York, NY, 10128

Phone: (646) 991-8647
212-360-7620 Ext. 222

General questions
[email protected]

Admissions questions
[email protected]


New York Courses


Systems Support

IT Support Training in New York (Satellite)

Satellite IT Support courses offer the opportunity to earn the Google IT Support Professional Certificate and the CompTIA A+ certification, equipping you with the knowledge to fill a wide range of entry-level technology jobs while staying closer to your neighborhood. These are taught in partnership with local organizations to allow us to reach a wider geography, eliminate onerous commutes and make our instruction more accessible throughout NYC.

Certifications CompTIA A+, Google IT Support Professional Certificate

Partners

  • Commonpoint Queens Satellite Partner Logo
  • Cypress Hills Satellite Partner Logo
  • Isaacs Center Satellite Partner Logo
  • JCC Satellite Partner Logo
  • In-Person

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Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity Training in New York (Satellite)

Satellite Cybersecurity courses offer the opportunity to earn the Cybersecurity Analyst Certification (CySA+), equipping you with fundamental concepts in security specialities and hands-on training to enter this ever growing field as a cybersecurity analyst, while staying closer to your neighborhood. These are taught in partnership with local organizations to allow us to reach a wider geography, eliminate onerous commutes and make our instruction more accessible throughout NYC.
Previous tech work experience or education preferred.

Certifications CompTIA CySA+

Partners

  • JCC Satellite Partner Logo
  • Commonpoint Queens Satellite Partner Logo
  • In-Person

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Meet Our Team

Our team is dedicated to the technical and professional development of our students, from landing that first job to moving up the tech career ladder.

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Debbie Roman

Managing Director, New York

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Vishal Ali

Sr. Director, Educational Technology, New York

Diahan Collins

Director, Career Advancement, Brooklyn

Tiernan Walsh

Sr. Director, Business Solutions, New York

Jessica Champness

Vice President, Development

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Angelica Vicioso

Sr. Manager, Business Solutions, New York

Brittany Grant

Manager, Technical Instruction, New York

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Dean Henrys

Senior Associate, Recruitment & Admissions, New York

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Donovan Lias

Associate, Recruitment & Admissions, New York

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Andrew Rios

Instructional Assistant, New York

Edmond Lleshi

Manager, Technical Instruction, New York

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Edwin Rivera

Instructional Assistant, New York

Emmanuel Espinal

Sr. Manager, Tech Instruction, New York

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Grace Davis

Senior Associate, Recruitment & Admissions, New York

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Jermaine Bruce

Manager, Corporate Engagement, New York

John Cruz

Associate, Technical Instruction, New York

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Kelly Knack

Sr. Grantwriter, Development, New York

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Kyle James

Manager, Professional Development, New York

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Md Kabir

Junior Instructor, Bronx

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Mike Lindgren

Manager, Talent Solutions, New York

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Vanessa Turner

Manager, Business Solutions, New York

Sharlene Richemond

Sr. Associate, Admissions, New York

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Stephen Bloom

Instructional Assistant, Bronx

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Suzanne Ryan

Manager, Development Operations, New York

Tia Thompson

Sr. Manager, Recruitment & Admissions, New York

Vanessa Perez

Manager, Site Operations, New York

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Alexander Lopez

Teaching Fellow, New York

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Ogbe Agbato

Sr. Manager, External Affairs, Bronx

Victor Carino

Technical Instructor, New York

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Aaron Fitzpatrick

Junior Instructor, Bronx

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Vincent Dodero

Manager, Career Advancement, New York

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Ariel Puntiel

Teaching Fellow, New York

Wayne Wilson

Director, Business Solutions, New York

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Geoff Pusung

Instructional Assistant (IT Support), New York

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Kim Fernandez

Manager, Operations, Bronx

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Kenya Woods

Instructional Assistant, Bronx

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Miguelangel Iglesias

Instructional Assistant, Bronx

Meet Joovay Arias

I peaked in my previous career and was ready for a change. I have always loved computer science but thought it was just for college kids out in California. But if you study hard, you can make it!

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New York Initiatives

Per Scholas New York offers the following site initiative(s) that provide additional no-cost tech training to many of the areas under-resourced communities:

Frequently Asked Questions

What is free IT training?

Per Scholas’ free IT training is a program designed to provide tuition-free training in various aspects of information technology to residents of the New York area. This training is open to anyone who wants to unlock their potential, skills, and knowledge in the field, regardless of their prior experience or financial resources. We’re able to provide free training through grant funding and do not ever ask for payment or income sharing from our graduates.

Which free IT courses are available in New York?

Our free IT course programs in New York are always changing as we are constantly building new opportunities and course offerings to serve our learners and the market in your community. To stay up to date on the courses offered in your area, please check the location page above.

Are the free IT courses available online or in-person in New York?

Per Scholas offers our tuition-free training in-person, remote, and hybrid, depending on the courses in New York. Our course schedule constantly changes as we schedule our 3-4 month sessions, including whether courses are online or in-person. Please refer to your location’s current course schedule above and individual course page to see if the course you are interested in is remote, in-person, or hybrid.

How can I apply for the tuition-free program in New York?

To apply for our tuition-free IT programs in New York, you can visit our website and fill out our eligibility form. Our admissions team will review your application and reach out to you with more information about the program and the next steps to unlocking your potential.

Are there any prerequisites for the free IT certification programs in New York?

Each Per Scholas training program has its own prerequisites, which are listed on our course pages. We encourage you to review any requirements prior to applying to free IT programs in New York.

Are the free IT training programs open to everyone in New York?

Our free IT training program in New York is open to anyone who meets the income requirements, wants to develop their skills and knowledge in the field of information technology, and is a resident of the New York metro area. We welcome individuals from all backgrounds and experience levels to apply and join our community of learners in New York.

How long are the tuiton-free IT courses in New York?

Our courses in New York are 12-16 weeks (3-4 months), depending on the course. The time commitment includes full-time (40 hours per week), Monday-Friday.

Is Per Scholas a paid opportunity?

Per Scholas does not pay learners to attend training. This is because we offer up to $15k of cost-free training to each learner as well as 2 years of additional training opportunities, coaching, and professional development. On a case-by-case basis, our learners may be eligible for direct financial assistance. Each learner has a dedicated Learner Support Manager and Financial Coach to support them throughout the course and determine if they are able to receive additional financial resources when available.

Does Per Scholas help you get a job?

Per Scholas has partnerships with employers in each market in which we operate, where our learners and alumni have the opportunity to connect with our hiring partners. Alternatively, if you’re interested in hiring a Per Scholas graduate, visit enterprise.perscholas.org.

Can I hire a Per Scholas graduate?

If you’re interested in hiring a Per Scholas graduate, visit enterprise.perscholas.org.

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