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Employers everywhere are discovering a new type of employee. They create your future workforce, lift up your community, and help grow your business. We call them an apprentice. Get started today and explore Registered Apprenticeship.

"Tear The Paper Ceiling" Campaign

The IBM Apprenticeship Program, A Tear the Paper Ceiling Story

The "Tear The Paper Ceiling" campaign aims to change the narrative around the value and potential of workers who are Skilled Through Alternative Routes (STARs), rather than through a traditional degree. See how Registered Apprenticeship STARS and employers tear the paper ceiling in the Tech Industry.

Click here to learn more about the campaign.

Did You Know?

Registered Apprenticeship has a proven track record of strong results for employers and workers, offering access to hundreds of occupations in high-growth and emerging industries. (Kansas Dept of Commerce Common Reporting Information System (CRIS))

$80K Average Starting Salary

Average starting salary after an apprentice completes an apprenticeship program

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90% Employment Retention

Percentage of apprentices who retain employment after apprenticeship completion

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$300K+ Lifetime Earning Advantage

Apprentice graduates earn more over their lifetime compared to peers who don't

How Can a Registered Apprenticeship Benefit You?

Explore how other employers have benefited from apprenticeship by clicking "View Case Study" on each benefit.

View the Partnership on Inclusive Apprenticeship’s (PIA) resources on The Value of Inclusive Apprenticeships and Perspectives on Apprenticeship to discover the return on investment of recruiting apprentices with disabilities.

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Skilled Workforce

Recruit and develop a diverse and highly-skilled workforce

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Improve Productivity

Improve profitability and positive impact to your bottom line

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Reduced Turnover

Minimize cost with reduced turnover and liability

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Customizable Training

Create flexible training options that ensure workers develop the right skills

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Retain Workers

90% of apprentices continue employment after completing an apprenticeship

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Foster a diverse and inclusive culture

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Registered Apprenticeship Industries

There are a wide range of industries that are adopting and adapting apprenticeship to meet their needs. Explore our industry pages to learn about high-demand occupations and discover industry specific resources.

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