Apprentices and Participation Trends
- In FY 2011, more than 128,000 individuals entered the apprenticeship system.
- Nationwide, there are more than 388,000 apprentices currently obtaining the skills they need to succeed while earning the wages they need to build financial security.
- In FY 2011, nearly 54,000 graduated from the apprenticeship system.
Apprenticeship Sponsors and Trends
- There are approximately 24,000 registered apprenticeship programs across the nation.
- In FY 2011, 1,400 new apprenticeship programs were established nationwide.