In this research, we highlight the foreseeable advantages of having a polytechnic university in the Northwest Territories, considering how Aurora College can contribute to the territory’s economic and social goals.
How can the college meet the needs of local students and the labour market, as well as attract students from elsewhere in Canada and the world? In what ways can the college grow its applied research capacity? What challenges will it face in its transformation?
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Long-Term Benefits of Investment in Polytechnic Education
Appendix B—Table 1: National Occupational Classification System Skill Level Criteria
Appendix C—Initial Areas of Specialization