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Post-secondary funding continues to align with in-demand occupations
February 1st 2016 at 03:41 PM
Post-secondary funding continues to align with in-demand occupations

VOICE Online
February 1, 2016


OPERATING grants to public post-secondary education institutions continue to be aligned with education and training for in-demand occupations, with an additional $90 million targeted in 2015-16.

Targeted operating grants for public post-secondary institutions in British Columbia now account for approximately 17% of total funding. The goal is to target 25% of operating grants by 2017-18 to education and training that supports in-demand occupations as part of the commitment made in B.C.’s Skills for Jobs Blueprint.
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