Internship Effective Practice
Project Purpose: To provide training and work experiences for aspiring software developers.
Organizing Entity: West Hills College Lemoore
Number of Students: 15
Industry/Occupation: Information and Communication Technologies
Location: Fresno, CA
Project Timeline: Semester
Internship Type: Work Experience, Industry-driven Project
Industry and/or Support Partners: BitWise Industries, Inc & GeekWise Academy, West Hills College and K12 Partners
Challenges: Potential language barriers, limited internet access and digital literacy, and transportation.
Provides coding and programming skills to design websites and understand software applications.
Prepares students to enter and compete for jobs in the technology occupational ladder of data science.
Offered as a 2 semester cohort with students taking classes face to face and online two nights per week.
Provides a work experience opportunity during final semester to put newly acquired programming skills into action.
3 Year Goal:
Contact: Giselle Simon, West Hills College Lemoore, 559.925.3324, firstname.lastname@example.org