engineer http://wfpl.org en Mayor Greg Fischer Wants $10 Million To Double Kentucky's Engineering Degrees http://wfpl.org/post/mayor-greg-fischer-wants-10-million-double-kentuckys-engineering-degrees <p>Mayor Greg Fischer says he’s working with University of Louisville President James Ramsey to double the number of engineering degrees earned in Kentucky.</p><p>Fischer says the General Assembly should commit an additional $10 million when it sets the budget next year to expand engineering programs at U of L and the University of Kentucky.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">If the commonwealth doubles the number of engineering degrees it would bring the state closer to the national average, he says.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 20:31:04 +0000 Devin Katayama 7657 at http://wfpl.org Mayor Greg Fischer Wants $10 Million To Double Kentucky's Engineering Degrees