Sponsored Education

Several major retailing organizations offer financial support for educational programs to prepare employees for careers of their choice.

Amazon: Full College Tuition for Frontline Employees

Amazon’s more than 750,000 operations employees in the United States are eligible for fully funded college tuition, including cost of classes, books, and fees.


Figure 3-13.1 An Amazon employee in a break room, working on an assignment as part of the company’s Upskilling 2025 program

Photo courtesy: Amazon media library

Since the launch of Upskilling 2025 in 2019, more than 70,000 employees have participated in one of Amazon’s ...

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