Cobleskill to offer Chinese students path to tech degrees

from the Times Union on 1/8/16 – China has a workforce problem. It’s got too many college graduates and not enough high quality, skilled workers.

As education reformers work to solve the problem, SUNY Cobleskill has stepped in with a way to help from abroad.

The small agricultural university has agreed to grant bachelor’s degrees to Chinese citizens who graduate a three-year vocational program in China and go on to take two years’ worth of credits at Cobleskill’s 900-acre campus in the Schoharie Valley. SUNY claims the partnership, called the Path Pro Program, is the first of its kind in the United States.

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