2024 SEMCA Michigan Works! Young Professionals Program*

The SEMCA Young Professionals Program (SYPP) prepares Youth, Adults and Dislocated Workers (16-24 years old) for the world of work. Increase your employability and technical skills in the high demand, high wage, high growth industries of Healthcare, Information Technology (IT), Manufacturing, Electric Vehicles, Mobility and Transportation.

Limited Spaces Available.

Detroit residents please visit Grow Detroit’s Young Talent and Detroit at Work to learn about available youth services and adult training in your area.

The Young Professionals Program Offers

  • Fast Track Career Training Solutions – Tuition-free**
  • Work-readiness Workshops
    • career planning
    • interviewing
    • resume writing
    • financial literacy
    • and more…
  • Free Supportive Services
  • Up to $500 in Program Incentives
  • Paid Work Experience Opportunity

Start a Training Program

Choose from courses in electronic health records, cybersecurity, the fundamentals of manufacturing, and more. See a complete list of available online courses.

Take advantage of career placement services once you’ve completed your training course.

*Applicants must be eligible for WIOA Youth or WIOA Adult and Dislocated Workers and reside in Monroe and Wayne Counties. This excludes Detroit residents.
The City of Detroit residents should visit Grow Detroit’s Young Talent and Detroit at Work for youth and adult training opportunities.

**Subsidized by a grant provided by the Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity, valued at $3,000.