As part of EFSC's commitment to provide a safe and positive college experience for every student, EFSC now requires all currently enrolled students to participate in an important online training program called "Think About It." Visit the course information page to learn more about its content and login to the myEFSC Portal before the December 1 deadline to begin the course.

Partner with the Xcel-IT team

As the IT field rapidly grows, industry depends on an expanding, highly-trained labor pool. We want to partner with you to help develop that talent, both within your existing employee pool, the community and our Eastern Florida State College computer program students.

Here are a few examples of how your company can partner with the grant-funded Xcel-IT Program at no cost to the business:

  • Take or send your employees to short courses offered by Xcel-IT and EFSC
  • Provide recommendations for the course curriculum for the future IT professional
  • Provide meaningful hands-on internships
  • Conduct seminars and information sessions about your industry
  • Teach cybersecurity related topics as an adjunct professor
  • Participate as an experienced industry guest speaker/ entrepreneur.
  • Allow tours of your workplace to give students firsthand experience of their potential work environment.
  • Use, test and conduct research with some of our state-of-the-art hardware and software
  • Provide employment opportunities for high quality IT professionals
  • Participate in job fairs and other events with regional workforce boards and EFSC
  • Network with other Xcel-IT Industry partners and educational institutions
Sign Up as a Partner

Get in touch with Xcel-IT Program Manager Stephen Taylor at 321-433-5363 or via email at You can also download, fill out and return our industry partnership letter and form.

We're excited to partner with you in this important venture.