Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Program (WIOA)

California State University East Bay in partnership with Ohlone College Tri-Cities has an education grant through the WIOA Program, a federal grant sponsored by the Alameda County Workforce Development Board. 

This grant could potentially provide partial or full funding for a CSU East Bay certificate program!

Who qualifies?

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Unemployed or underemployed (earning below the living wage of $35.11) 
  • Alameda County resident (excluding Oakland) or laid off from an Alameda County employer within the last 6 months. 
  • Authorized to work in the United States  
  • Selective Service Verification (males only)
  • Unemployment Insurance Verification (if applicable)

Which programs are approved for WIOA funding?

  • Cal State East Bay 
    • Chemical dependency 
      • 2 tracks
    • Construction Management 
    • Human Resources 
      • Basic, Advance & Executive levels 
    • Non Profit Management 
    • Paralegal Studies 
    • Project Management 
    • Social Media Marketing
  • ETPL approved training programs 

Please note certifcate programs must be ETPL approved to be considered for WIOA funding. To begin the WIOA process, please complete the WIOA Intake Form  

Any questions, please e-mail: WIOA@csueastbay.edu