Inland Empire/Desert

The Inland Empire/Desert region is home to 12 community colleges in Riverside and San Bernardino counties.


New Subregional Workforce Demand Assessments for the Inland Empire/Desert Region

The Inland Empire/Desert Region Center of Excellence (COE) has released four updated subregional workforce demand assessments, providing detailed analysis of the High Desert, Low Desert, Riverside County Metro, and San Bernardino County Metro job markets. COE Director Shannon Moran announced the release during the Inland Empire Desert Regional Consortium (IEDRC) quarterly meeting in May.

Energy & Infrastructure Showcase: Unveiling Local Opportunities

The Inland Empire Desert Region Center of Excellence (IE/D COE) team participated in the 2024 Energy & Infrastructure Sector Showcase at the Marriott Riverside Convention Center on March 20th, 2024. The event, hosted by the Inland Regional Energy Network (I-REN) and the Inland Empire/Desert Regional Consortium (IEDRC), brought together education, training, government, community, business, and industry professionals to talk about industry trends, policy developments, and the workforce needs of the IE’s Energy & Infrastructure sector.


Laura Coleman

Statewide Director

(916) 563-3235

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