前，由全国高职高专校长联席会议主办的《 2017 中国高等职业教育质量年度报告》在北京发布，发布两个50强，山东省共有12所学校入选，占总数的12%。
入选全国高等职业院校国际影响力 50 强的有5所学校：山东商业职业技术学院，山东外国语职业学院，青岛酒店管理职业技术学院，青岛职业技术学院，山东科技职业学院。
入选全国高等职业院校服务贡献 50 强有7所学校 ：滨州职业学院，东营职业学院，日照职业技术学院，威海职业学院，潍坊职业学院，烟台职业学院，淄博职业学院。
本次全国共有 1298 所高职院校纳入评价。这是首次发布全国高职院校国际影响力 50 强，第二次发布高等职业院校服务贡献 50 强。
The 2017 annual report on quality of Higher Vocational Education in China was released in Beijing by the joint meeting of the principals of the national higher vocational colleges. It released two top 50 and 12 schools in Shandong Province, accounting for 12% of the total.
Among the top 50 international influential universities in China, there are 5 schools: Shandong Institute of Commerce and Technology, Shandong foreign language Career Academy, Qingdao Hismile College, Qingdao Technical College.
The National Higher Vocational College has 50 service providers, including 7 schools: Binzhou Polytechnic, Dongying Vocational College, Rizhao Polytechnic, Weihai Vocational College, Rizhao Polytechnic,
A total of 1298 Higher Vocational Colleges in this country were included in the evaluation. This is the first time to publish the 50 strong international influence of the National Higher Vocational Colleges and the second release of the service contribution of higher vocational colleges to the top 50.