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CIS@SCC provides internships, professional events, and service-learning opportunities for
career-bound students to connect with local businesses and government agencies.
 

Configuring Your IT Career Event

  • CIS@SCC’s annual event designed to help CIS majors prepare to work in the IT industry.
  • This event includes a keynote speaker and a discussion panel with IT professionals and CIS@SCC alumni.

 

Avnet Games

  • ​CIS@SCC student teams participate in the Avnet Tech Games each spring.
  • In 2013, a CIS@SCC student team won the Accenture Green Data Center Challenge (read the Wall Street Journal article).
  • Each winning team member received a $1,000 scholarship from Avnet for their efforts.
  • The games featured 90 teams made up of 250 students from Arizona universities and colleges.
 

Computers for Kids

  • Each year, 60 students from Supai Middle School receive refurbished computers as part of an ongoing computer donation program called “Computers for Kids”.
  • CIS@SCC students voluntarily refurbish computer components donated by the Rotary Club of Scottsdale and other participating local businesses.
  • Since 2005, more than 350 students and their families have received free computers through this program.