Our workforce is as unique as the Greater Reading community itself. Greater Reading’s workforce embodies critical business values – ambition, creativity, and innovation – that separate our community from the rest. In addition, Greater Reading is home to over 10,000 bilingual working age adults!
Ultimately, these individuals complement Greater Reading’s rich history and contribute to a more profitable future.
|City of Reading||7.5%|
Greater Reading is fortunate to provide access to excellent professional training facilities and higher education institutions.
All of our Career and Technology Centers offer customized training programs to assist local companies in training their employees for high-priority careers – with an average of 300 graduates each year.
- Advanced Materials & Diversified Manufacturing
- Business & Information
- Healthcare Services
- Automotive & Mechanics
- Construction Trades
- ABE (Adult Basic Education)
- Health/Medical: Information Technology
- Personal Enrichment
- Manufacturing Technology
- Information Technology
- Workforce Development
Higher Education Institutions
|Baker College||Data not available – new to Berks County in 2016|
|Penn State University – Berks Campus||371|
|Reading Area Community College||480|