Apple Expands Coding Partnership with HBCUs #Apple
Apple is expanding its coding partnership to include 10 more Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) to increase diversity in the tech industry.
The new locations will become regional coding centers that introduce students and the broader communities to coding and app design. This expands Apple’s Community Education Initiative to 24 locations across the US, 12 of which are HBCUs.
Morehouse College in Georgia, Prairie View A&M University in Texas, and Fisk University in Tennessee are all part of the group chosen. According to a statement from Apple, the company expects to double the number of HBCU partners by the end of this summer.
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