The CWDC works collaboratively with partners across the talent development network to ensure that students, job seekers, and workers have the opportunity for meaningful employment and businesses have access to a skilled workforce, resulting in individual and statewide economic prosperity. View our network of partners below.



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CareerWise Colorado champions modern youth apprenticeships that  connect students to opportunities and employers to talent.

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The Colorado Business Roundtable is an advocate for proactive, pro-business legislation that strengthens the economy and allows businesses to grow and thrive in Colorado and the region.  


The Colorado Community College System is made of up 13 unique colleges with over 40 locations across the state, educating 137,000 students every year.


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Colorado Companies to Watch is an annual Colorado business awards program recognizing growing companies that fuel the state's economic development.

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The Colorado Department of Education  provides leadership, resources, support and accountability to the state’s school districts, schools, teachers and administrators to help them build capacity to meet the needs of the state’s public school students.

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The Colorado Department of Higher Education works with the Colorado Commission on Higher Education to support students, advocate and develop policies and to maximize higher education opportunities for all.


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The Colorado Department of Human Services connects people with assistance, resources and support for living independently in the state of Colorado. 

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The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment works to promote a thriving employment environment with opportunity for every Coloradan to prosper.


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Colorado Succeeds is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that brings business leaders across the state together to ensure all of Colorado's children are educated to their greatest potential.


Colorado Workforce System

 Workforce programs are delivered in Colorado through 10 federally-recognized local workforce areas.

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The Economic Development Council of Colorado is a state-wide, non-profit organization dedicated to successful and responsible economic development across the state.  

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The Office of Economic Development & International Trade assists new and existing businesses of every size starting, expanding or relocating in Colorado. 


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The Rocky Mountain Workforce Development Association is a non-profit organization that is a partnership of state and local workforce centers with the CWDC, CDLE, and CDHS. 

Colorado Career and Technical Education

Colorado Career & Technical Education (CTE) leverages workforce and education systems so that each learner has quality CTE experiences leading to lifelong career success. CTE ensures a thriving Colorado economy by providing relevant and rigorous education that is connected, responsive and real.