SOURCE: PNC Financial Services GroupDESCRIPTION:
Google and online learning giant Coursera on Tuesday unveiled a new certificate program to train Americans, including those without college degrees, for entry-level IT jobs.
In an interview with Fortune, Natalie Van Kleef Conley, a Google executive leading the initiative, says the lessons were created by Google’s own employees and are aimed in particular at veterans, refugees and lower income communities. Google and Coursera are working directly with employers looking for the skills provided by the program, including PNC Bank.
Learn more in Fortune’s article, Google Launches New IT Course, Offers Access to Jobs and Scholarships
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