Otero Junior College

Award / $25,000

Priority / Healthcare Workforce Development

Location / La Junta, CO Southeast Colorado region area of focus

Grant Summary:  Otero Junior College has established a new Medical Laboratory Technician Program.  This field is in high demand and a qualified workforce is needed to fill expected job vacancies in the immediate and long-term future.  OJC would like to expand their marketing and outreach capabilities so that students can learn about the field and this educational pursuit as a health career option.