Workforce Plans

The University of Alaska has played a critical role in the development and implementation of a number of workforce development initiatives resulting in comprehensive plans and strategies to address the growing need for a highly-qualified labor force that can successfully acclimate to the unique environment and challenges of living in the North. Find out what Alaska's occupational forecast is through 2028.

The Alaska Career and Technical Education Plan is the umbrella plan for Alaska's workforce plans being implemented in the industry sectors of Health, Maritime, Oil & Gas, Education and Mining.  Download a crosswalk of these plans to Alaska's CTE Plan.

One-Page Department Reports

Click on each plan to learn more.



Health Workforce Plan



 Maritime Workforce Plan


Mining Workforce Plan



Oil & Gas Workforce Plan



                               Teacher Education Plan