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The Chester County Economic Development Council (CCEDC) partners with area K-12 schools, community colleges, universities, and companies to deliver employer-led student outreach that grows the ‘pipeline’ of talent and helps keep graduates employed in our region.

Through CCEDC’s various initiatives, students and educators engage in career awareness and exploration activities. This programming meets the new Future Ready PA Index requirements by connecting participants to real-world career experiences. These STEM initiatives are powered by CCEDC’s employer -led industry partners:

  • AgConnect

  • Health Care Connect

  • i2n

  • itag

  • Manufacturing Alliance of Chester and Delaware Counties

  • Smart Energy Initiative of Southeastern Pennsylvania