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Solve Smart Cities and i.c.stars Work Together on Housing

April 19, 2018

Solve Smart Cities is an i.c.stars partner that has helped graduates of the program access housing. Read how this partnership helped Akia.

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i.c. stars announces Milwaukee leadership team

March 30, 2018

i.c. stars announces Milwaukee leadership team; TRUE Skool founder Sarah Dollhausen to manage the tech training program.

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Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: The Dohmen Co. brings tech training program for disadvantaged adults to Milwaukee

March 16, 2018

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Features The Dohmen Co.’s investment in i.c.stars to bring the tech training program for disadvantaged adults to Milwaukee.

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Milwaukee Business Journal: The Dohmen Co. Helps Bring Chicago Tech Training to Milwaukee

March 15, 2018

The Milwaukee Business Journal Features the Dohmen Company’s investment to launch i.c.stars Milwaukee.

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Sandee Kastrul featured on the Chicago Morning Takeover - WGCI

Listen to Sandee Kastrul, President and Co-Founder of i.c.stars, speak on the recent Wintrust event celebrating Black business leaders.

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Red Foundry Announces Multi-City i.c.stars Sponsorship Agreement

January 29, 2018

Red Foundry, a leading provider of mobile product design, development and digital innovation services in the Chicago area, today announced an innovative multi-city sponsorship agreement with i.c.stars.

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Chicago-based tech workforce development program i.c. stars coming to Milwaukee

January 22, 2018

Milwaukee BizTimes announces the Milwaukee launch of Chicago-based tech workforce development program i.c. stars.

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IT Bootcamp i.c.stars Deploying Skills to Underemployed Communities

December 13, 2017

Columbus Underground Features i.c.stars: IT Bootcamp i.c.stars Deploying Skills to Underemployed Communities.

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Windy City Times Features i.c.stars

November 28, 2017

The Windy City Times features i.c.stars, its president Sandee Kastrul, staff and interns.

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AOL’s Co-Founder Steve Case Mentions i.c.stars in Columbus Dispatch Op-Ed

October 12, 2017

AOL’s Co-Founder Steve Case Mentions i.c.stars Columbus in Columbus Dispatch Op-Ed: Talented entrepreneurs can find a home here.

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A Measurable Impact

Initial placement rate:
90%
Industry retention rate:
81%
College attendance rate:
55%
Alumni actively engaged in their communities:
72%
Average 12-month earnings before program:
$10,790
Average 12-month earnings after program:
$44,010