Greater Irvine Chamber Partners with Brandman University to Invest in Orange County Workforce

Sunday, January 21, 2018

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The Greater Irvine Chamber has partnered with Brandman University to offer higher educational benefits to Chamber member organizations’ employees. The Brandman Premier Partnership provides some of the most flexible and affordable continuing education and degrees.

“As part of the Greater Irvine Chamber’s commitment to offer solutions for sustaining a 21st-century workforce for Irvine and Orange County’s business ecosystem, providing educational opportunities for working professional is of great value, not only to the students and the companies for which they work but also for the business community as a whole,” said the organization’s president and CEO Bryan Starr. “Partnering with Brandman University is a fantastic way to invest in our member organizations to attract and retain the best talent by offering such an important employee benefit.”

As a Premier Partner, the Greater Chamber of Irvine is able to extend access to exclusive scholarships to employees of its member organizations. These scholarships may be applied to multiple pathways including many of the university’s more than 80 degree, certificate, credential, and professional development programs. Brandman also offers custom solutions for staff and provides student-centered services to support them through to graduation.  

Students can learn in a blended format at one of more than 25 locations throughout California and Washington, online 24/7, or through Brandman MyPath, its competency-based education platform.

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About the Greater Chamber of Irvine

The Greater Irvine Chamber is one of the most forward-thinking chambers in the nation, earning it a four-star accreditation by the United States Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber promotes an economic climate that strengthens competitiveness for businesses; serves as a catalyst for local economic growth by providing valuable business training, professional development, and networking opportunities; promotes the city as a dynamic business and tourism destination; and advocates for the interests of the business community with federal, state, and local officials.

About Brandman University

Brandman University, a part of the Chapman University System, is a private, nonprofit institution accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). It offers academic programs both online and at over 25 locations throughout California and Washington. Not all programs are available at all locations. Program availability is subject to change.

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