Shanie Mohamed Selected for U.S. Chamber Foundation Education and Workforce Fellowship ProgramFellowship Provides State and Local Business Leaders with Opportunities to Engage Nationally on Critical Education and Workforce Issues WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation today announced Shanie Mohamed, Economic Development Specialist of the Greater Wyoming Valley Chamber of Commerce was selected to participate in the sixth cohort of its premiere business leadership program. The Business
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: A new young professional philanthropy program is launching in the Wyoming Valley today. WILKES-BARRE, PA: Launching today, Ignite Giving is a new philanthropy program through the Greater Wyoming Valley Chamber of Commerce, The Luzerne Foundation, Leadership Northeast, and AllOne Charities, in partnership with the Chamber’s Young Professionals Network. This program introduces young professionals in the Greater Wyoming Valley to opportunities to leave a lasting impact on their
Johnson College will host its second 3D Printing Competition for local high school students on Friday, March 11, 2022 (Snow date March 18, 2022). The competition is an opportunity for students to showcase their abilities and creativity using science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) techniques. All students and groups must be registered by a school staff member who will also serve as an advisor while their students are on the Johnson College campus the day of the event. For more information and
After achieving the third year of record-setting enrollment this fall, Johnson College is announcing that tuition for the 2022-2023 academic year will not increase. The $17,700 annual tuition cost set for fall 2021 will freeze for the upcoming year. Liz Renda, Chief Financial Officer, is proud of Johnson College's ability to alleviate a student's debt burden. She shared, "The third year of record-setting enrollment and smart fiscal management has led directly to this tuition freeze and our overall level
Johnson College’s next CNC Machining Training at Don’s Machine Shop in West Pittston is Now Accepting Students
In conjunction with Don's Machine Shop in West Pittston, Johnson College is now accepting students for its next Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Machining training in Luzerne County. The course begins Monday, January 24, 2022. During this course, students will train to program and utilize CNC machines. Students complete all class and lab work inside Don's Machine Shop's classroom and lab at 100 Elm Street, West Pittston. The cost for the CNC training class is $7,500, and funding sources may be available
Students can now enroll in Johnson College’s new Mechatronics Technology program. The program will start during the fall 2022 semester. The two-year associate degree program prepares students for entry-level work in the multidisciplinary field of Mechatronics, which includes energy, plastics, computer and communications equipment manufacturing, and aerospace technology. Students learn the theoretical principles and measured values required to troubleshoot electrical, electronic, and mechanical systems.