Networking Academy Impact - Mexico

In-kind contributions

$224.4M USD

since inception, in curriculum, tools, resources, and support to students, schools and instructors



students who took Cisco certification aligned courses obtained a job and/or educational opportunity based on surveys since 2005 through fiscal year 2022

Country digital readiness

Accelerate High

Explore this country's readiness for a digitized future

2022 data coming soon



current annual students


total students since inception


are female since inception

based on those who identified gender



active instructors


are female

Cisco academies


partner organizations offering Cisco courses

Networking Academy is vital to promoting social inclusion in Latin America through digital skills training and development. Governments across our region value the program’s powerful social impact for individuals, educators, and communities. I am so proud of the work we do in partnership to power an inclusive future for all.

Mario de la Cruz Sarabia
Senior Director Government Affairs, Latin America

Key programs

  • International Youth Foundation
  • Gobierno de México
  • Secretaría de Economía
  • Secretaría del Trabajo y Previsión Social (Jóvenes Construyendo el Futuro)
  • Tecnológico de Monterrey
  • Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
  • Instituto Politécnico Nacional
  • Gobierno de Nuevo León
  • Experis Academy by Manpower

Key partnership

  • Habilidades Digitales para las Mexicanas del Siglo XXI
  • Maratón de Habilidades Digitales
  • Innova, Piensa y Actúa Nuevo León 2022 (Young Entrepreneurs Teaching Initiative)
  • Networking México (IYF & Bécalos) – aiming at employability in IT for young people of Conalep
  • Ciberthon 2022 

*In-kind contribution and metrics as of end of cisco fiscal year 2022