Maine is IT! Information Technology Grant
Providing Maine people and Maine industries with access to the technology skills needed to grow and prosper.
What is “Maine is IT!”
“Maine is IT!” is a grant awarded through the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) grant program to address the growing need in Maine for skilled information technology workers across many industries. This grant will allow CMCC to offer new and expanded one-year certificate and two-year degree programs as well as develop new and improved learning strategies.
“Maine is IT!” recognizes the talent at Maine community college’s state wide to compete with states across the country for grants focused on innovation and collaboration.
Professional Development Certificates
- Information System Help Desk
- Support Technician
- Support Specialist
Professional Development Certifications
- Comp TIA A+
- CompTIA Network +
- CompTIA Security +
- TestOut PC Pro
- TestOut Network Pro
- TestOut Windows Server Pro
- TestOut Security Pro
- Microsoft Windows Operating System Fundamentals
- Microsoft Networking Fundamentals
- Microsoft Windows Server Administration Fundamentals
- Microsoft Security Fundamentals
For more information about professional development certifications at CMCC, contact Corporate & Community Services at (207) 755-5280 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Academic Degrees and Advanced Academic Certificates
- Computer Technology Associates in Applied Science
- Computer Technology Associates in Science
- Network Security/Computer Forensics
- Network Administration Advanced Certificate*
- Network Security Advanced Certificate*
- Server Administration Advanced Certificate*
For more information about these academic degrees and certificates at CMCC, contact Emily Butterfield at (207) 755-5375 or email@example.com. *Must hold an associates degree in criminal justice, accounting, or computer technology
CMCC will create state-of-the-art networking labs to support new programs in Network Security & Forensics. These labs will include an imaging server to quickly configure lab computers for use by a variety of different classes and students. It will also include portable hard drives which students will use to install, configure, and test various operating system setups and test resilience to cyber-attacks.
Visit the Maine Community College System's Maine is IT! webpage and the Maine is IT! Facebook page.
These programs and workforce solutions are funded by (or in part by) a $13 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration. These are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action programs and workforce solutions. Adaptive equipment will be provided upon request to individuals with disabilities.