The Secret Is Out: The Potential for Apprenticeship Programming at Community Colleges

The online newspaper The EvoLLLution discussed the economic benefits of a having an apprenticeship program within a community college with our very own Dr. Rebecca Lake, leader of Harper’s Apprenticeship Program. She sums up the benefits as follows; “Apprenticeships are a win for employers, filling their hard-to-fill positions; a win for apprentices, who learn a […]

New Data Show Demand for Cybersecurity Professionals Accelerating

Employer demand for cybersecurity professionals across the United States continues to accelerate, according to new data published today on CyberSeek™, a free online resource from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Burning Glass and CompTIA. Read the story at

Zurich adds cybersecurity to apprenticeship programs

From Property Casualty 360: Zurich North America has added cybersecurity to its 2018 roster of professional apprenticeship programs as demand has grown. Launched on Aug. 8, the premiere class of four cybersecurity apprentices began the two-year program with the goal of becoming full performance-level cybersecurity professionals. Like its other apprenticeships, Zurich’s cyber apprenticeship is a […]

How Associations Are Embracing Apprenticeships

from Associations Now: According to a recent survey by the American Staffing Association, 68 percent of respondents said they believed that learning a skill through apprenticeship was better for finding a job that would last the long haul. At the same time, 69 percent of respondents felt that the value of a college degree was […]