Vermont Tech Announces New initiative to Increase Female Enrollment in Four Programs
On Wednesday, Dan Smith, President of
announced a new initiative the college is tackling - to set new annual enrollment growth targets in:
- civil and environmental engineering technology
information technology and c
omputer software engineering
- construction management
mechanical engineering technology
Annually, enrollments are projected to grow nearly 40% each year for the next three years, starting in the fall of 2016.
By the end of
the project and with the help of VT Works for Women, VTC should realize an increase of female participation in these
programs from 10% to 25%.