As states have become deeply engaged in apprenticeship expansion, we have identified five elements that are positioning states for success:

  • State leadership and policy
  • Outreach and business engagement
  • Capacity to launch, develop, and manage programs
  • Development of an apprenticeship pipeline and steps to increase diversity
  • Alignment with career pathways and postsecondary education

Learn more about each of these elements via the Elements of Effective Apprenticeship Expansion document and through their respective resource pages linked below.

Element 1: State Leadership and Policy

Element 2: Outreach and Business Engagement

Element 3: Capacity to Launch, Develop, and Manage Programs

Element 4: Development of an Apprenticeship Pipeline and Steps to Increase Diversity

Element 5: Alignment with Career Pathways and Postsecondary Education