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US Colleges Struggle to Keep Up with New Technical Skillsi
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May 07, 2013 12:57 PM
Despite recent improvements, U.S. unemployment remains high. But at the same time, experts say a lack of computer-savvy workers means several million technology jobs could go unfilled. The president of a college that grants thousands of technical degrees each year says schools are struggling to keep up with the new skills needed for technical professions that didn't exist a couple of years ago. VOA’s Jim Randle reports.

US Colleges Struggle to Keep Up with New Technical Skills

Published May 07, 2013

Despite recent improvements, U.S. unemployment remains high. But at the same time, experts say a lack of computer-savvy workers means several million technology jobs could go unfilled. The president of a college that grants thousands of technical degrees each year says schools are struggling to keep up with the new skills needed for technical professions that didn't exist a couple of years ago. VOA’s Jim Randle reports.