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Sep 7, 2021

AI Academy Partners with Booz Allen Hamilton To Help Veterans, Transitioning Service Members Grow Skills in Artificial Intelligence

Jun 8, 2021

AI Academy Partners with Disney, Diveplane, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, Honeywell, Lexmark and Northrop Grumman to Grow Artificial Intelligence Expertise

Several national and international organizations have partnered with NC State’s Artificial Intelligence (AI) Academy in order to train their employees to meet a growing demand for talent in the area of artificial intelligence.

Apr 2, 2020

Grant From the U.S. Dept. of Labor to Support AI Apprenticeships

A new four-year, $6 million project led by North Carolina State University and funded by the U.S. Department of Labor will support 5,000 workers with training, college coursework and certification to work in the emerging field of artificial intelligence (AI). […]

Mar 11, 2020

How the NC State College of Education is Addressing Workforce Development Goals

With more than half of all employers in North Carolina saying they are unable to hire the workers they need because of a lack of employability and technical skills, the state is facing a skills gap. Currently, 67% of jobs […]

Feb 12, 2020

Friday Institute Senior Faculty Fellow Carla C. Johnson Expands Online Learning Opportunities for K-12 Educators with New Grant from Institute of Education Sciences

Carla C. Johnson, Ph.D., a senior faculty fellow with the NC State College of Education’s Friday Institute for Educational Innovation and a professor of science education in the college, has been involved in the development of online learning opportunities for […]

Jul 2, 2019

Friday Institute to Partner on $12 Million Cybersecurity Apprenticeship Partnership Grant Announced by US Department of Labor

Raleigh, N.C. (July 2, 2019) — United States Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta announced a new four-year $12 million grant today focused on creating cybersecurity apprenticeships to help fill a growing need for cybersecurity professionals. This program, called Purdue’s Cybersecurity […]