Apprenticeship: Earning While Learning

Apprenticeship is a structured work-based learning model that supports professional development by providing concurrent on-the-job training and education. Apprenticeship programs are defined career pathways for people of all ages who want to earn a competitive salary while attending college. Employers that participate in apprenticeship programs cut recruitment costs while gaining a skilled workforce. Waubonsee’s apprenticeship programs are registered with the Department of Labor.

For Students

Start Your Career, Get Your Tuition Paid and Earn Money With An Apprenticeship

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If you’re seeking a degree and a career, Waubonsee has an exciting opportunity for you!

Students Gain:

  • Relevant work experience that aligns with areas of study
  • Competitive salary
  • Paid college education
  • Academic and professional mentorship
  • Industry recognized credentials

Currently, there are opportunities in Automation Technology (Industrial Maintenance), Cybersecurity, and Business Administration.

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For Employers

Employers Gain

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  • Assistance in bridging skills gaps
  • Additional recruitment strategies
  • Savings of recruitment costs
  • Increased employee loyalty and reduction of turnover
  • Diversified workforce
  • Illinois Tax Credit

More info about approved occupations for apprenticeship can be found here.


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