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Community College of Baltimore County receives $1.3 million in grants for career-focused STEM program

Community College of Baltimore County receives $1.3 million in grants for career-focused STEM program

The Community College of Baltimore County received $1.3 million from two grants to implement the STEM Core Network initiative in Maryland, CCBC officials said Wednesday.

The STEM Core Network is a partnership among scientific and technical employers, community colleges and workforce agencies that prepare students for careers in science and technical fields.

“These grants enable CCBC to ensure that our students receive the education and training that lead to high-wage, high-demand STEM careers,” CCBC President Sandra Kurtinitis said in a statement.

The grants come in two parts: $599,000 from the National Science...

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