The Office of Workforce Development is committed to advancing ESU's approach to professional development and economic sustainability.

In order to accomplish this, the Office of Workforce Development:

  • Facilitates grants issued by the Workforce and Economic Development Network of Pennsylvania Program (WEDnetPA) funded by the Department of Community and Economic Development.
  • Manages ESU’s Professional Testing Center which allows ESU students, faculty, staff and greater community to take exams that offer certification and licensure across multiple industries.
  • Collaborates with businesses to create internships, externships and job shadowing opportunities for ESU Students.
  • Sponsors Workforce Readiness Bootcamps: Students learn employability skills and expectations of career choice employers.

In order to accomplish this, the Office of Workforce Development:

  • Facilitates grants issued by the Workforce and Economic Development Network of Pennsylvania Program (WEDnetPA) funded by the Department of Community and Economic Development.
  • Manages ESU’s Professional Testing Center which allows ESU students, faculty, staff and greater community to take exams that offer certification and licensure across multiple industries.
  • Collaborates with businesses to create internships, externships and job shadowing opportunities for ESU Students.
  • Sponsors Workforce Readiness Bootcamps: Students learn employability skills and expectations of career choice employers.

Contact Us

If you have questions about Economic Development & Entrepreneurship at ESU, please contact Mary Frances Postupack at (570) 422-7920 or mpostupack@esu.edu.

Contact Information

Campus Address
ESU Innovation Center 562 Independence Road
Phone:
(570) 422-7920
Fax:
(570) 422-7951 (Fax)
Title of Department Leader
Director Career and Workforce Development
Name
Sharone Jones
Phone:
(570) 422-7952