As grant-funded technical assistance providers, the seven Centers of Excellence across the state, located strategically to study the regional economies of California, support the community colleges by providing customized data on high growth, emerging, and economically-critical industries and occupations and their related workforce needs.

Centers produce various reports and tools designed to enable community colleges to remain relevant and responsive in their offerings. Whether you are a community college, workforce or economic development professional, our products and our services can assist you in your mission to support California’s businesses.


through real-time regional and local labor market research and data validated by industry partners


business and industry with community colleges, and workforce and economic development professionals who are committed to developing an outstanding workforce


the economic and workforce development mission of California’s community colleges in partnering with employers and preparing the workforce to succeed in the future

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