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Northern Lakes College makes a strong Economic Impact

Posted on Apr 27, 2018

A recent Economic Impact Analysis shows that Northern Lakes College has had a strong economic impact on its service region. The study shows that Northern Lakes College (NLC), its students, and its alumni added $104.7 million to NLC’s service region’s economy in 2015-2016.

In 2015-2016, NLC students made educational investments amounting to $26 million, with $7.7 million spent on out-of-pocket expenses such as tuition, fees, books, and supplies. In return for their investment, NLC students developed skills required for an increasingly demanding workplace and prepared a path to higher future wages that will continue to grow throughout their working lives.

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