Charleston, WV (WOAY) – The state’s leading workforce development and educational partnership, Learn & Earn, has provided over $3 million over the past year to connect students with work opportunities through 81 businesses across the state.
Learn & Earn connects employers with students eager to earn valuable, paid experience within their field of study.
The program also allows companies to fill immediate staffing needs while building a skilled workforce.
While Learn and Earn companies are not required to hire students upon graduation. However, the program currently has a placement rate of 90%.
For more information on Learn & Earn, contact the West Virginia Community and Technical College System’s Office at 304-558-0265.