• The world’s first code academy?

    In 1974, CTP had an intensive computer programing class that was highly successful. Employers considered CTP's graduates equally qualified as traditional CS university graduates of the time.

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Career Training & Support That Works

Computer Technologies Program prepares people with disabilities for professional employment by providing technical training, coaching and associated services. Our comprehensive program is tailored to suit an incredibly diverse student population. To do this we treat each student as an individual and work to find their unique strengths and weaknesses.

Since 1974, CTP has helped hundreds of people with disabilities gain employment and develop their careers.

Recent Posts

Forward to the Past! COBOL lives again

In 2000 (Year2K) the general perception of mainframes & COBOL was that they were a technology in their final days, soon to be replaced by modern technologies and modern languages. A funny thing happened on the way to the future — many companies found it much more difficult to replace their mainframes than they anticipated. Now eight years later, these …

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CTP 30th Anniversary GALA

CTP Executive Director Joan Breves MC’s as OST Grad Evelyn Taylor-Markham presents award to former CTP Employment Specialist Pauline Vela. The Computer Technologies Program (CTP) celebrated its 30th Anniversary at a gala dinner event at Spenger’s Fresh Fish Grotto in Berkeley, the scene of many CTP graduations over the years. The full spectrum of CTP’s history was represented, with people …

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Abilicorp

Having Your Cake and Eating It Too? Abilicorp Focuses On Employment for Those with Disabilities We are pleased to announce that our friends over at Abilicorp are now fully operational. The really good news is that they are seeking individuals with disabilities who are looking for jobs  in the Sacramento and San Francisco Bay areas. Abilicorp has a unique approach …

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