Who we are
On-Ramps to Careers is a non-profit business-education partnership that makes the educational on-ramps to technology jobs more attainable to youth in the Nation’s Capital. On-Ramps encourages youth and young adults to pursue I.T. education and career pathways that will lead to gainful employment or business ownership in the Washington D.C. Metro area. It provides employers with a reliable infrastructure to inspire students and shape the region’s future workforce. Our active board of business and education leaders work with our staff and school partners to create internships and work-based learning experiences.
On-Ramps to Careers (ORTC) is a non-profit business-education partnership that makes promising technology career paths more inspiring, accessible and effective for underserved students in the Nation’s Capital. We empower students and employers to impact our region’s economic future through:
Internships that inspire students to hone their STEM skills and create valuable relationships with STEM professionals
STEM work-based learning, career training and placement
Crucial partnerships with employers and community, education and training institutions
On-Ramps to Careers was incorporated in Washington DC in 2013 and recognized by the IRS as a non-profit 501c3 organization in 2014.