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Returning College Students & Institutions of Higher Education Boost the Centerstate NY Economy

August 22,2013

With approximately 147,000 college students returning this week to attend the 38 institutions of higher education in Centerstate New York’s 12-county region, the economic impact on local communities is substantial.  Economic activity that includes direct spending by faculty, employees, students and visitors of these colleges and universities; as well as employment; housing; and expenditures for capital projects, maintenance, and purchasing are critical to the growth and development of the region.  Read more.

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