Fact Sheet: The Economic Value of Iowa’s Community Colleges

(2017) Fact Sheet: The Economic Value of Iowa’s Community Colleges. Education, Department of


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Iowa’s Community Colleges create a significant positive impact on the business community and generate a return on investment to their major stakeholder groups—students, taxpayers, and society. Using a two-pronged approach that involves an economic impact analysis and an investment analysis, this study calculates the benefits to each of these groups. Results of the analysis reflect Fiscal Year (FY) 2014-15.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Community Colleges, Education, Business
Subjects: Business and industry
Education > Higher education > Community and technical colleges
ID Code: 38258
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 24 Sep 2021 14:36
Last Modified: 24 Sep 2021 14:36
URI: https://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/38258