TAMPA, Fla. (FOX 13) - Papa John’s is serving some free college tuition.
The pizza chain announced it is teaming with Purdue University Global to provide free online courses to its workers. Employees will have to work more than 20 hours a week for at least 90 days in order to be eligible.
The offer is designed to allow employees to advance in their careers.
“People are our most important ingredient and we are always looking for new ways to make Papa John’s a better place to work,” Papa John’s president and CEO Steve Ritchie said in a press release. “We believe this is a truly unique tuition program in our industry. We’re excited to partner with such a well-respected institution to help us deliver on such a robust career growth opportunity for team members who want to pursue their goals and further their education.”
Today we announced a partnership with @purdueglobal to offer a fully funded college benefit program for corporate team members at all levels (drivers & store employees too) with more than 180 degree options and flexible scheduling. More here: https://t.co/uYp5U7pd9j pic.twitter.com/JFwMGB2dVC— Papa John's Pizza (@PapaJohns) February 13, 2019