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Monroe Community College (MCC) has been awarded a $4.4 million grant by the Office of Naval Research for its Defense Engineering Education Program in Optics (DEEP OPS). The program will increase the national optics workforce through innovative training programs that prepare students for these high-demand jobs that support the Department of Defense.
The grant will support the efforts of the DEEP OPS program to expand enrollment in precision optics fields through innovative training initiatives. During its initial three-year period, the program will involve an estimated 3000 high school students, college students, apprentices, and incumbent workers and will provide professional development to high school teachers and MCC faculty. In…READ MORE