Welfare to Careers 2016-2017

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Welfare to Careers 2016-2017

Appropriation Level: $800,000

Metropolitan College’s Welfare-to-Careers Consortium Program represents a unique collaboration among three major higher educational institutions in New York City (Metropolitan College, Medgar Evers College and Pace University). The goal of the project is to develop and implement a welfare-to-work project that links educational opportunities to internships and job placements. The Consortium affords participants the opportunity to earn their two-year degree or a baccalaureate degree, thereby greatly increasing their chances of gaining permanent, full-time employment at a sustainable salary level.

Program Funding Detail
Program Funding State Fiscal Year Cycle
Welfare to Careers $800,000 SFY 2016-17 6/1/16-5/31/17
Total $800,000    

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