Careers In Care

Upward Economic Mobility Program
Through a partnership with Johnson College, UNC offers a workforce development program to provide participants with the skills and  support needed be successful in a technical education program that will prepare them for a career in one of the region’s high-demand occupations, including Certified Nursing Assistants, Medical Assistants, machine operators, welders, and plumbers. With grant support from the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation and the NEPA Health Care Foundation’s Careers in Care program, UNC provides skills training in areas like communications, networking, problem solving, and professionalism and provides support to overcome barriers to class attendance and successful completion of the Johnson College training program. These support services may include English language classes, child care, food, transportation, or other assistance to help them complete their education and prepare for a successful career. For more information, call (570) 346-6203.