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Colleges and the changing economy

Colleges and the changing economy

background papers : Vision 2000.

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Published by Ontario Council of Regents in Toronto, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Colleges of applied arts and technology.,
  • Ontario -- Economic conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesVision 2000, a review of the mandate of the colleges of applied arts and technology.
    ContributionsMahon, Rianne, 1948-, Ontario Council of Regents for Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology., Vision 2000 Steering Committee. Study Team 2.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18449458M

      For at least the past 10 years, traditional colleges have been closely watching the rise and fall of the for-profit sector. Some experts point to minimal regulation, heavy recruitment and a lack of student knowledge about college choices to explain why the for-profit sector became so popular and saw a boom in student enrollment in the mid's.   The students in the study graduated in the teeth of the post-Great Recession labor market, in mid Two years later, 7 percent were unemployed, consistent with .

      “The California Master Plan is clearly outmoded for the dynamic needs of modern (and mobile) students” needing support for lifelong learning and a fast-changing economy, Kirst, co-author Richard Scott, and contributing authors write in their newly published book titled Higher Education and Silicon Valley: Connected but Conflicted (Johns Author: John Fensterwald.   Changing student demographics and shifts in the regional economy have affected executive MBA programs. Curricula at area colleges and universities have increased emphasis on leadership and entrepreneurship.

      This book addresses the urgent need for community colleges to prioritize entrepreneurship education both to remain relevant in a changing economy and to give graduate students the flexible and interdisciplinary mindsets needed for the future of : Stylus Publishing. One area that has been particularly successful in adapting to a changing economy is the system of Kosen colleges, Japan’s 57 national colleges of technology. Though this system of institutions was founded in , they have enjoyed increased popularity in recent years as their graduates have been swamped with job offers in an otherwise.


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