Career Choice

We want to make it easier for Amazonians to pursue their aspirations, but it can be difficult in this economy to have the flexibility and financial resources to teach yourself new skills. So we offer our full-time, hourly associates the Career Choice Program.

After associates have been employed by Amazon for as little as one continuous year, the Amazon Career Choice Program will pre-pay 95% of tuition fees and textbooks for associates to earn certificates and associate degrees in high-demand occupations.

Unlike traditional tuition programs, the Amazon Career Choice Program will fund vocational qualifications required for today’s most in-demand careers. Eligible fields of study include Accounting/Economics, Computer Science & Information Technology, Healthcare, Transportation & Logistics, Engineering, Public Administration, Mechanical & Electrical Trades, Construction, and English Language Classes.

The program will pay up to €4,000 per year in tuition, textbooks and associated fees for up to four years.

This program is peculiar (just like we are). In fact, it's safe to say you won't find anything quite like it anywhere else.

Highlights

After associates have been employed by Amazon for as little as one continuous year, the Amazon Career Choice Program will pre-pay 95% of tuition and fees for them to earn certificates and associate degrees in high-demand occupations.

So far, thousands of employees have participated in Amazon's Career Choice program, from many different countries.

Amazon's first Career Choice graduate is now a nurse.

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Did you know? Our innovative new education programme Amazon Career Choice offers to pre-pay 95% of tuition and associated fees for nationally recognised courses. Find out more.