Firms operating out of Triangle North can tap a talent-base that spans career-ready high school graduates to Ph.D.-level scientists.
Vance-Granville Community College (VGCC) is a great source of trained workers and frequently collaborates with regional industries to ensure its graduates are well-prepared for the kinds of jobs they'll enter upon completion of coursework. Specific examples of these partnerships include BioWork, a first-of-its-kind life science workforce certification.
The region’s K-12 education leaders work with employers in re-shaping curricula around workforce needs, incorporating such programs as early-college high school, “STEM” education and Career Readiness Certificates.
Average Weekly Wage (As of May, 2014)
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