Event: 8th International Skills Forum: Future of Skills and Jobs in the Age of Digital Disruptions

A Model for Sending Students to Work in USA Right After Graduating in Asia

27 August 2019
Author / Speaker: 
Chihmao Hsieh, State University of New York (SUNY) Korea
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Description: 

Stony Brook University, one of the flagships of the United States’ largest comprehensive university system (SUNY), opened a new Korea campus in 2012 that it now uniquely shares with 3 other world-class universities. SUNY Korea students spend three years at the Korea campus and one year at the New York campus, graduating with a Stony Brook degree and setting themselves up to work more easily in the West or Far East immediately upon graduation. This presentation addresses progress and growth of the campus, as well as potential for replication in other Asian countries.  

Geographical Focus: 
Regional - Asia
Type of Content: 
Learning Event

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