Middle-skill jobs, which require education beyond high school but not a four-year degree, make up the largest part of American’s and New Jersey’s labor market. Key industries in New Jersey are unable to find enough sufficiently trained workers to fill these jobs. Approximately 53% of jobs in New Jersey are classified as middle-skill. Many of the Top 100 Jobs in New Jersey by 2024 are middle-skill based. To help prepare individuals for a middle-skill job, NJCU offers a middle-skills Media training program.
Educate The Block's Media Production Career Program focuses on perfecting student’s creative and technical skills for various media industry positions. This course provides instructional and practical experiences in digital media, photography, videography, film production, social media marketing, and post production editing of photo/video content. This program is designed for positions in demand within the media industry. We provide job placement & internships with film companies and production houses to give students ‘real-industry’ work experience. Other middle skills training programs offered at NJCU include Logistics, Maritime, Hospitality, and Information Technology.
For more information about any of the NJCU workforce development programs please email or call: 201-200-2462.