Special Populations Collaborative

Effective Practices for Nontraditional Students


San Jose City College: Women Tech Facilities Maintenance Technology Program

San Jose City College’s Facilities Maintenance Technology (FMT) program was developed in response to requests from industry partners and workforce demands for employees who can monitor, maintain and troubleshoot mechanical and electrical equipment in facilities. Program graduates can find job openings in a variety of businesses, ranging from operating rooms, hotels, commercial buildings, to clean rooms. The average wage for an entry level FMT is $18/hour. For more information about the program, visit the WomenTech Section of San Jose City College’s Website. www.sjcc.edu.