The Black Women in Tech program empowers participants with tech skills, professional development, and mentorship to propel participants into success in the tech industry.


    Black Women in Tech Graduates can connect directly with top employers after earning any of the following competitive credentials from Google:

    • IT support
    • UX Design
    • Data Analytics
    • Project Management
    • Cybersecurity
    • Digital Marketing & eCommerce 



    Discover a wealth of advantages as you embark on this educational voyage with our program. Here's a glimpse of the benefits awaiting you:

    • Dive into comprehensive courses with a flexible 16-hour weekly schedule over 3 months.
    • Receive personalized guidance from our dedicated Urban League IT Staff Coach.
    • Stay buoyed with weekly morale boosts from our supportive staff.
    • Thrive within a nurturing virtual cohort and relish the camaraderie.
    • Obtain essential computer equipment to bolster your learning journey.
    • Benefit from our "Earn as You Learn" stipends, blending education with financial ease.
    • Utilize Urban League's holistic Workforce Development Services, encompassing job readiness, resume crafting, interview coaching, and employment case management.
    • Upon graduation, connect with an extensive network of over 150 employers through the Grow with Google employer consortium, opening doors to numerous career opportunities.
    • Mark your accomplishments with a celebratory in-person graduation event.

Upcoming Information Sessions for Winter 2024 Cohort

Although the registration period for the Black Women in Tech Summer cohort is now closed, there's still an opportunity to join our Winter 2024 Cohort. Interested individuals must attend our mandatory information sessions to apply for this highly competitive program. 

Information Sessions:

The information sessions will be held via Zoom on the following dates:

Attendance at one of these sessions is mandatory to receive the application for the program.

  • Monday, November 18th, 2024, at 12:00pm
  • Wednesday, November 20th, 2024, at 12:00pm
  • Monday, December 16th, 2024, at 5:30pm
  • Wednesday, December 18th, 2024, at 5:30pm

Program Eligibility:

To be eligible for the next cohort, participants must meet the following criteria:

  • Reside in the Cincinnati or Northern Kentucky region
  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Hold a High School diploma or GED
  • Pass an Internet basics assessment
  • Commit to attending mandatory cohort events


Join our Black Women in Tech Program, a collaboration with Google, aimed at propelling women of color in the tech sector. Whether a novice or ready to enhance your skills, Google's esteemed certificates pave your way to success. Tailored for all, regardless of prior tech knowledge, these credentials span high-growth, skill-demanding fields like IT support and data analytics. Embark on this transformative journey today, and weave your narrative into the tapestry of success stories stemming from the Google Career Certificate program!

Join Black Women in Tech

Ready to take your career to the next level? Join an upcoming information session for our Winter 2024 Cohort.