UtahFutures is a multi-agency effort involving The Utah State Office of Education (USOE), the Utah System of Higher Education (USHE), the Utah Higher Education Assistance Authority (UHEAA), the Department of Workforce Services (DWS), and the State GEARUP (Gaining Early Awareness for Undergraduate Programs) Program. These agencies have formed the Workforce, Education, and Economic Development Alliance for the purpose of fostering inter-agency communication and cooperation for the benefit of Utah’s citizens.
UtahFutures delivers a comprehensive selection of services, products, and tools on an integrated, web-based platform that assists all Utahns with planning and preparing for educational and career success.
UtahFutures provides a collaborative education and career exploration platform in order to:
•Assist Utah’s citizens in making informed decisions about education, career opportunities, financial aid options, training, and employment;
•Identify and fill gaps in state resources, including the addition of an education and employment electronic portfolio tool;
•Integrate into a single online planning application, existing resources from different agencies;
•Maximize the impact of financial investments in information technology by the Alliance members;
•Coordinate efforts to deploy information technology within the State of Utah for purposes of providing career exploration and post-secondary education.