Skip to main content

Oil Boom Spurs Demand for Training as Schools Face Cuts

Texas' drilling boom has increased demand for skilled workers and blue-collar training. But as Dave Fehling of KUHF News reports for StateImpact Texas, the rising demand comes as community colleges face funding cuts, forcing companies to cope with fewer workers.

Lead image for this article

Texas' drilling boom has increased demand for skilled workers and blue-collar training. But as Dave Fehling of KUHF News reports for StateImpact Texas, the rising demand comes as community colleges face funding cuts, forcing companies to cope with fewer workers. Read the full story at StateImpact Texas.

Quality journalism doesn't come free

Yes, I'll donate today