The Propel Center in Atlanta to focus on building tech talent within HBCUs

Apple and the Southern Company are both investing $25 million in The Propel Center in Atlanta. Started by Birmingham-based Ed Farm, the program will focus on building tech talent within the country’s 100 plus Historically Black Colleges and Universities by offering in-person and online courses in technology and business.

The Center, located at the Atlanta University Center and operated by Clark Atlanta University, will also include an on-campus accelerator along with a Scholar-in-Residence program. Click here to learn more.

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