Colleges Take a Role in Supporting ManufacturingOctober 31, 2017 |
by Ed Coghlan
California’s manufacturing sector has long been viewed as a ticket to the middle class. While there are fewer manufacturing jobs than existed a generation ago, they still are vitally important of California’s economy. Earlier this month, thousands of students visited manufacturing plants in California to learn about the industry and the job opportunities it offers.
“There are close to 1.3 million Californians working in manufacturing today.