Building Our Workforce

When it comes to preparing our next workforce and attracting more jobs, Kansas technical colleges go straight to the source - Kansas employers. Technical colleges throughout the state partner with existing and prospective Kansas employers to design degree programs that match the skills today's employers need in order to thrive and grow. For more information about building a partnership to meet your business' needs, contact your local technical college.

Here are a few of the employers that rely on Kansas technical colleges to help them meet their workforce needs:

Ag & Transportation Industry

  • American Implement
  • BNSF Railway
  • Herl Chevrolet

Construction Industry

  • Aztec Consultants, Inc.
  • BCH Rhodes
  • CASE Construction
  • Foley Equipment
  • Heinken Electrical
  • Interstate Electric Contractors
  • NC3
  • Snap-on Tools
  • TRANE Corporation
  • Victor L. Phillips Company


  • Bimbo Bakery
  • Del Monte
  • Frito-Lay
  • Goodyear
  • Hill's Pet Nutrition
  • Innovia
  • Mars Chocolate North America
  • PTMW, Inc.

Healthcare Industry

  • Goodland Regional Medical Center

Oil, Gas & Utilities

  • Hess Services
  • Westar Energy

"Washburn Tech was one of the reasons we chose Topeka."

- Mars North America