Arkansas Center for Data Sciences

Arkansas Center for Data Sciences

Company information

Non-profit dedicated to building and retaining top Data Science and IT talent to the state of Arkansas. We partner will companies large and small across all industries to facilitate apprenticeship programs such as: Cyber Security, Data Analyst, Data Developers, SQL Analyst and other BI related programs. 

Arkansas Center for Data Sciences (ACDS) provides the curriculum to teach the required general skills, with a customized portion of the curriculum allowing individual corporations to teach its own specific culture and processes and tools.

Our vision is for Arkansas to be a global leader in the transformation of existing industries through the application of data analytics and related computing capabilities [such as machine learning, predictive modeling, and applied data management and visualization] involving the integration of technical and business skills, advancement of talent pipelines and ongoing upgrades to relevant workforce skills.

Our strategic priorities include:

  • ​Bridging the gap between corporate Arkansas’ growing tech demand and the talent available to supply it.
  • Aligning a ready-to-contribute tech supply to corporate Arkansas’ ever-increasing tech demand
  • Building awareness on the advantages of using apprenticeships to identify and develop specific IT talent.

 

 Learn more about us on our website www.acds.co 

Get social with us @ https://www.facebook.com/ARDataSciences/ 

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Company profile type: 
Company Direct
Staffing Company
Company size: 
11 to 50 Employees
Industry: 
IT | Hardware | Software, Nonprofit | Charitable Org., Banking | Financial | Insurance, Telecom | Network Infrastructure, Engineering | Technical Service, Business Service | Consulting Service
Company stage: 
Startup

Products & Services: 

Apprenticeship Placements & Programs

We match candidates with companies across all industies in Arkansas for Apprenticeship programs. 

What is an apprenticeship?

Apprenticeship is an industry-driven, high-quality career opportunity where employers access a larger pool of potential candidates that they can hire, develop and retain.  Apprentices “earn and learn” at the same time because they are hired and participate in can classroom instruction, mentorship, on the job training and receive a portable, nationally-recognized credential.

ACDS is providing efficient, community based apprenticeship programs that provide the advanced training component to ACDS corporate partners as they establish apprenticeship programs in IT, data science and cyber occupations.

Apprenticeship is an industry-driven, high-quality career opportunity where employers access a larger pool of potential candidates that they can hire, develop and retain.  Apprentices “earn and learn” at the same time because they are hired and participate in can classroom instruction, mentorship, on the job training and receive a portable, nationally-recognized credential.

https://www.acds.co/apprenticeship

Company contact: 

Lisa Wiggins 
POC for companies interested in partipating in IT Apprenticeship programs in State of Arkansas.
501-580-6376
Ashley French 
POC for career services representatives to submit candidates for IT Apprenticeship programs in Arkansas.
50158000811
Candidates please apply at https://www.acds.co/careers

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