Job & Family Services Office of Workforce Development
Ohio's WIOA Combined State Plan

Under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), the Governor of each state must submit a Unified or Combined State Plan to the U.S. Department of Labor and U.S. Department of Education that outlines a four-year workforce development strategy for the state’s workforce development system. Ohio submits a combined state plan with the following partners:

  • Title I of WIOA
  • Wagner-Peyser Employment Services
  • Aspire
  • Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education
  • Jobs for Veterans State Grant
  • Senior Community Service Employment Program

PY 2020 - 2023 Combined State Plan 
Ohio released the draft of its combined state plan for a 30-day public comment period, ending 5:00 p.m. February 17, 2020. The plan covers the time period July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2024. It aligns a number of the state's largest workforce programs behind one strategic vision to better connect businesses to qualified workers.

To review the draft for the PY 2020 - 2023 State Plan, click here.
To comment, please click here.
To view the Press Release, click here.

PY 2016 - 2019 Combined State Plan  

With a common-sense approach and a business-centric focus, Ohio is making important reforms to the workforce system. These reforms will help businesses find the workers they need and help workers find good careers, earn sustainable wages and support their families. The PY 2016 - 2019 plan took effect July 1, 2016. 

WIOA Combined State Plan for Ohio Program Year 2016-2020 as modified Feb. 1, 2018


Last updated: 01/16/2020