ACDS is a non-profit dedicated to building and retaining top Data Science and IT talent in the state of Arkansas. We partner with companies large and small across all industries to facilitate apprenticeship programs in the state of Arkansas. Our vision is for Arkansas to become a global leader in the transformation of existing industries through the application of data analytics and related computing capabilities involving the integration of technical and business skills, advancement of talent pipelines, and ongoing upgrades to relevant workforce skills.
From facilitating apprenticeships to hosting progressive events for Information Technology (IT) talent and corporate partners, our services span a wide range of opportunities for partners to engage in the success of data sciences and computer sciences in Arkansas.
ACDS is creating opportunities through partnership with statewide corporations, government, academic stakeholders, and various community organizations. We strive to provide value that strategically strengthens and creates growth in the fields of data and computer sciences throughout our great State.
Creating a networking and informative environment through calendar events hosted or sponsored by ACDS, partners, and or various organizations throughout the state. We look forward to seeing you at our next event!
The Arkansas Center for Data Sciences (ACDS) Apprenticeship Program provides advanced training for careers in computer and data science with our corporate partners. ACDS apprenticeships provide the curriculum to teach the required general skills, with a customized portion of the curriculum allowing individual corporations to teach its own specific culture and processes and tools.