For years, University of Phoenix workforce development initiatives, educational partnerships, corporate alliances, and scholarship programs have been focused on this same goal – closing the nationwide skills gap and putting America back to work. University of Phoenix has worked with The Manufacturing Institute to design specialized curriculum that reflects up-to-the-minute needs of manufacturing employers, giving graduates a competitive edge in the workforce and allowing employers to fill thousands of skilled positions. Their efforts have resulted in the successful and innovative Bachelor of Science in Management with a concentration Manufacturing Sector degree program.
To learn more about the third annual Manufacturing Institute Scholarship program, visit www.phoenix.edu/MIscholar.
To learn more about University of Phoenix's efforts to better equip the American workforce through innovative partnerships, learning tools, and program offerings, visit www.apollogrp.edu/workforce.
About The Manufacturing InstituteThe Manufacturing Institute (the Institute) is the 501 (c) 3 affiliate of the National Association of Manufacturers. As a non-partisan organization, the Institute is committed to delivering leading-edge information and services to the nation's manufacturers. The Institute is the authority on the attraction, qualification, and development of world- class manufacturing talent. Visit www.themanufacturinginstitute.orgAbout University of Phoenix University of Phoenix is constantly innovating to help students balance education and life in a rapidly changing world. Flexible schedules, challenging courses and interactive learning can help students pursue personal and career aspirations without putting their lives on hold. It's this link between education and careers that is at the core of the University's efforts. As the flagship university of Apollo Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL), University of Phoenix serves a diverse student population, offering associate, bachelor's, master's and doctoral degree programs from campuses and learning centers across the U.S. as well as online throughout the world. For more information, visit http://www.phoenix.edu. SOURCE University of Phoenix; The Manufacturing Institute