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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

Deborah Meehan Retirement

News from the past… Deborah Meehan, who has left her position as CTP’s Manager of Corporate Relations, was recently honored at a staff dinner at Olivetto’s in Berkeley for her tremendous contributions to both CTP and its graduates. Deborah, who participated in CTP’s inception as a Department of Rehabilitation intern, began working as CTP’s Job Developer in 1983. Deborah put …

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Programming Class 40 on Internships

News from the past… Students from Programming Class 40 are coming up to the end of their in-class training, and making plans for the completion of their training at an off-site internship. These students have been trained in Web site development as well as programming languages COBOL and C++, and database work with Access and DB2. Their six week technical …

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Class 39 Graduates

News from the past… Honored as the last CTP Programming Class of the millennium, as well as the last class to grace the “old CTP”, the students of Class 39 were recently celebrated individually and as a group at their graduation ceremony at Spat’s.  Surrounded by family and friends, the students were lauded for their accomplishments at their Certification Review …

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