Workforce Programs

The University of Alaska has played a critical role in the development and implementation of a number of workforce development initiatives resulting in comprehensive plans and strategies to address the growing need for a highly-qualified labor force that can successfully acclimate to the unique environment and challenges of living in the North. Find out what Alaska's occupational forcast is through 2024.

Currently Alaska is implementing workforce development plans for the industry sectors of Health, Maritime, Oil & Gas, Education and Mining. Download a crosswalk of these plans to Alaska's CTE Plan.

Click on each plan to learn more.


Maritime Workforce Plan


Oil & Gas Workforce Plan


Health Workforce Plan


Teacher Education Plan


Mining Workforce Plan

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