Economic Impact of Educational Institutions in Allegany County

The Education and Economic Development Committees of the Allegany County Chamber of Commerce recently invited the membership to join them for a presentation of the Economic Impact of Educational Institutions in Allegany County.

An extensive network of education opportunities is available in Allegany County; what is the economic value, contribution, and impact of educational institutions on our community?

  • local purchases; operating and capital expenditures
  • wages paid to faculty and staff
  • spending of students from outside the region; room and board, transportation, personal expenses
  • through an increase in the skill base of the local workforce

 

Presented by:

Dr. Cynthia Bambara, President
Allegany College of Maryland

Dr. Thomas Bowling, Interim President
Frostburg State University

Dr. David Cox, Superintendent
Allegany County Public Schools

Studies presented by each institution may be viewed at the following links:
Allegany College of Maryland
Allegany County Public Schools
Frostburg State University