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Center for workforce development

Springfield, Il


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The SIU Center for Workforce Development (CWD) in Springfield, Illinois has been implementing statewide education, leadership and technology advancement projects for over 20 years. Currently, CWD has a primary role with carrying out several projects for the State of Illinois and is focused on the following activities: CWD is part of the Department of Workforce Education and Development, College of Education and Human Services at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale.  Our goal is to support state and national efforts aimed at ensuring a college- and career-ready workforce.  Our team is committed to excellence in the workforce through offering education and training, developing innovative programs, advancing online solutions, and participating with education and workforce development reform projects.