El Paso / Fort Bliss Area

The Onward to Opportunity Program in the El Paso Borderplex Area (covering Fort Bliss – El Paso County – Holloman AFB – Las Cruces – Reserve and National Guard units in the Region) offers two career tracks: Information Technology and Business Management. Your journey will begin with three days of face-to-face classroom training and facilitation that includes the Onward to Your Career course and the foundations course in a learning pathway of your choosing. The classroom portion is followed by up to 90 days of online coursework to earn an industry certification.

While you complete your certification coursework, you will also participate in networking events, workshops, and information sessions with our National and Local Employer and Veteran Resource Partners to hone your personal marketing techniques and skills. This is a great way to gain inside perspective on careers in the private sector while introducing yourself to companies who are looking to hire O2O graduates. Additionally, our National Partner Hire Heroes USA will also help to build your resume and prepare you for interviews.


As a participant in this program, you will leave with following:

  • Enhanced resume
  • Industry-specific certification
  • Enhanced Professional Network
  • Career Coaching
  • Interview Matching

ELIGIBILITY


 Upcoming Cohort Schedule

  • Cohort 2 – January 29th, 2019
  • Cohort 3 – April 2nd, 2019
  • Cohort 4 – June 25th, 2019

Interested? Please contact us below or sign up here!

Laura Butler

LAURA BUTLER
O2O Program Manager
915-234-5140
lbutle01@syr.edu

Danielle Bootes

DANIELLE BOOTES
O2O Program Coordinator
dcbootes@syr.edu

 


Disclaimer: Some O2O installations do not offer all possible coursework. Please contact the installation team to learn of any restrictions.