Chancellor Milliken: “Educational institutions must adapt to the new challenges of the 21st century, to changing requirements for our students, to new funding stresses.”
Chancellor Milliken: “To remain an engine of mobility on a scale that can really make a difference in this restless giant of a city we live in, we have to change.”
Critical Elements of CUNY’s strategic plan to meet the challenges of today:
• Widen CUNY’s fundamental value of access, scaling up programs with the Department of Education, and enhancing our use of effective technology
• Institute and expand programs to significantly boost CUNY’s graduation rates
• Implement major expansion of programs giving graduates more workplace experience through internships and other learning initiatives
Prepared remarks for an address to City & State education forum delivered by Chancellor Milliken is available here.