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 career and earn a salary; and a win for community colleges, by meeting their mission and increasing their completion and retention rates.” For more insight into launching an apprenticeship program, click through to The EvoLLLution article, The Secret is Out: The Potential for Apprenticeship Programming at Community Colleges.

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