WICHITA, Kan. (WBJ) - More than 1,000 local Amazon employees can now receive tuition assistance at Wichita State University through the Amazon Career Choice program.

Full-time Amazon employees are eligible for $5,250 of tuition assistance per calendar year at WSU, and part-time employees are eligible for $2,625.

“Wichita State has had a long history of being the educational leader for our local adult workforce,” said Bobby Gandu, WSU assistant vice president of strategic enrollment management, in a news release. “This new partnership with one of our city’s largest employers strengthens our commitment to the community’s professionals who are looking to advance their careers.”

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