Innovations - March 18-21, 2018 - National Harbor, MD AACC - April 28-May 1, 2018 - Dallas, TX HI-TEC - July 23-26, 2018 - Miami, FL

Welcome to the National Convergence Technology Center

The National Convergence Technology Center focuses on engaging educators, students and businesses to meet workforce needs through the promotion and implementation of convergence technology degree and certificate programs in colleges across the nation.

We enable educators to bring the latest convergence technology information to their classrooms through quality professional development, curriculum assistance, and providing access to technology-enabled instructional support systems through our Convergence College Network program. We facilitate partnerships with the business community and convergence technology industry leaders to guide curriculum development and validate job skills required for future graduates. We also develop strategies to increase the number of students who successfully complete a certificate or degree program and are ready to meet the growing need for skilled specialists in the workforce.


Upcoming Events:

Innovations Conference - March 18-21, 2018 - National Harbor, MD

AACC Anual Convention - April 28-May 1, 2018 - Dallas, TX

HI-TEC - July 23-26, 2018 - Miami, FL

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Blog Posts:

Are you thinking about submitting at ATE grant this fall?


A special workshop was held at the Innovations conference in Maryland that focused on strategies and best practices for creating a competitive NSF grant proposal. Workshop attendees first heard a detailed presentation from National Science Foundation program officer Celeste Carter on the many program opportunities for Advanced Technological Education (ATE) grants.  Next, a panel of […]


Social Media: What platform do you use?

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This discussion started with a poll question: what social media platform do you use most often at school? LinkedIn, 21% Facebook, 18% Twitter, 6% Other, 3% I don’t use social media at school, 26% Below are some highlights of the comments that followed, focusing on the “Big Three” – LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter – and […]


Student Feature: Aaron Bueg

I honestly don’t see myself leaving this department or this institution, until retirement. It’s a family, I love it here.

Having been raised on computers, it seems only natural that Aaron Bueg would make a career out of learning more about them. “I was building computers with Dad, back when the first machine was a 486,” Aaron recalls. “I remember putting it together and playing a video game that ran on a floppy disk.” It […]