Career Readiness Indicators

Does your school district host a Business Education Meeting?

Please contact Sully Pinos at to make sure that YCEA can support your connection to employers.

Career Exploration

To develop the best skilled and diverse workforce, YCEA believes in the opportunity to promote career exploration in the school setting. YCEA continues to work with school districts and organizations such as the York County Alliance for Learning, Crispus Attucks, Manufacturer’s Association and the York Builders Association to enhance career exploration activities for youth.

Group Tours

Interested in organizing a tour for students or colleagues?

Continued Education

Providing you a list of surrounding educational and training institutions in York County.


IBEW Local 229 Inside Wireman Apprenticeship

Train with the best! Locate a local JATC training facility nearest you to Learn more about how to enroll.

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Independent Electrical Contractors

Click the learn more button below to learn more about IEC’s 4 year Electrical Apprenticeship program and apply today.Learn More

The Manufacturers’ Association

Providing instructional, technical and basic skill training as part of our mission to support manufacturing delivering advanced skills and training far beyond on-the-job training.

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College & Technical Training Institutes

York County School of Technology

  • Variety of Technical Programs
  • Student & Adult Education
  • Provides Essential Training
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York College

  • 60+ Majors and Minors including
  • Nursing
  • Education
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HACC – York

  • Nursing
  • Welding
  • Web Development and Design
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Penn State York

  • Majors, Minors, & Associates including
  • Biology
  • Electro-Mechanical Engineering
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YTI Career Institute

  • Veterinary Tech
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Medical Billing & Coding
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Empire Beauty School

  • Hair Styling
  • Makeup Artistry
  • Skin Care Specialist
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Kinsley Education Center

Expand your knowledge in design, engineering and construction capabilities through our Education Center and Apprenticeship Program for ongoing training.Learn More

Financial Aid

Settling the logistics of financial aid can often be the most stressful part of the application process. Below are some financial aid resources you may want to consider utilizing as you plan for college.

Workforce Advisory Committee

The York County Economic Alliance convenes a quarterly meeting with community, educational, business and workforce stakeholders to advise with the implementation of the Workforce Action Plan and share best practices to provide collaboration in addressing local and regional workforce issues. 

Have It Made Here

From our fields to our factories, York County is known worldwide for the things we make, and for those with a maker’s spirit who create their best life here. You will have it made at the many cutting-edge restaurants that fill our cities, towns, boroughs, and countryside. Have it made on the same streets, rivers, and in the buildings where our country’s founders created history. Have it made while sipping a glass of wine, beer, or spirits along the Good Libations Trails. Have it made while seeing how your favorite snacks or motorcycles are created.

Questions, Comments, Concerns?

If you have any questions please contact our Workforce Team via email or call 717-771-4577.

Questions, Comments, Concerns?

If you have any questions please contact our Workforce Team via email or call 717-771-4577.

Need Assistance?

The York County Economic Alliance is here to help!

Workforce Needs

  • Immediate Hiring Needs
  • Legislative Support For your Company
  • Data Needs (wage assessments, growth projections, etc)
  • Connecting with the community
  • Have YCEA Visit for A Tour

Training Programs

  • Starting a training program
  • Growing your training program
  • Listing Training Progam

Internship Opportunities

  • Starting an Internship Program
  • Growing your Internship Programs
  • Listing Interniship Opportunities
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