(CBS DETROIT) – Eastern Michigan University is offering a pathway for frontline workers to get a 4-year degree.
In a partnership with Henry Ford College, the initiative offers free or reduced tuition.READ MORE: Missed Gov. Whitmer's Press Conference? Here's Her Update On The State's Response To COVID-19
The program is similar to the state’s Futures for Frontliners program to help workers get a 2-year degree.
This comes as financial hardships continue during the coronavirus pandemic.READ MORE: Michigan Reports 7,955 New COVID-19 Cases, 33 Deaths Wednesday
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