Data & Results

Group of 5 young women

Started Local, Growing National

We are replicating our highly effective ecosystem model, originated in New York City — the home of Cornell Tech, to increase women’s representation in tech across the United States.

To date, the program is in New York, Chicago, and the D.C. Metro Area.

New York City

61.5%
CUNY women declaring computer science and related disciplines as their major increased 61.5%.
95.4%
CUNY women graduating with bachelors degrees in computer science and related disciplines increased 95.4%.

Based on program outcomes from Break Through Tech New York and likely impacted by a number of programs.

80+
More than 80 employer partners have hosted over 1000 Sprinterns.
50%
Of the students who participated in Sprinternships® and were seeking a tech internship, 50% landed one that summer.

Based on program outcomes from Break Through Tech New York.

Rachel Bazelais headshot

"Being at [Break Through Tech] has opened up a lot of opportunity to see that there are other women in the room."

Rachél Bazelais she/her
CUNY Graduate of LaGuardia Community College, Break Through Tech NY alum