Get a hands-on introduction to computer science and artificial intelligence (AI), ethical issues surrounding AI implementation, and tech careers.
Emerge with actionable next steps in pursuing an academic or career path in AI--and the opportunity to continue in the following semester to our second program, Apply AI .
Receive mentorship from industry leaders in the AI and tech industry from companies like Google, Capital One, Facebook, Slalom Consulting, Accenture, Pearson, and more.
Once you complete the program, you will be provided with a Discover AI Certificate of Completion and ideas for next steps to take along your AI path.
AI4ALL’s long-term vision is to foster a community of diverse leaders across a variety of disciplines who influence AI in a positive direction.
Artificial Intelligence (AI) will change the world. Who will change AI?
Through AI4ALL, a national program supported by Melinda Gates’ Pivotal Ventures, students will be able to take a series of classes at no cost on the ethics of AI, collaborate with industry partners, and gain access to AI4ALL’s alumni network, to pursue internships and jobs.
It is a virtual program spanning 5-weeks tentatively running in B-term with synchronous and asynchronous instruction. Students will also receive a certificate upon completion of the program.
The program is open to all freshmen, sophomore, and juniors, including newly accepted students. Students do not need to be a CS major or have coding experience to apply.
Why should I apply?
What does the program involve?
Step 1: Discover AI
An introduction to artificial intellignence fundamentals and ethical concerns.
Step 2: Apply AI
Guide participants to develop technical skills and build an AI portfolio
Step 3: Changemakers
Students will be invited to participate in ongoing career development opportunities, including applying for internships with AI4ALL partner
WPI College Pathways Timeline & Synchronous Elements
Application opens: Sent in late June and open on a rolling basisTA Recruitment deadline: August 15, 2022 Application deadline: September 30, 2022 Program launch: October 26, 2022
Program Break: Week of November 21Program showcase: November 30, 2022
Weekly Student Meeting TimeWednesdays Starting on October 26, 2022 until program showcase 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. ET