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College Will Launch Apprenticeships

by Madhu Krishnamurthy

Elgin Community College this fall is partnering with local businesses to launch apprenticeship programs in industrial maintenance and nursing assistance.

Officials plan to run a small pilot program with up to five students in each program. A few other suburban community colleges offer apprenticeship programs, which are in demand nationally.

“This initiative is part of ECC’s commitment to economic success and workforce development,” President David Sam said.

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