Study says NIC contributes 2.7 percent to regional economy
North Idaho College (NIC) in Coeur d’Alene is worth 2.7 percent to the regional economy, according to a story in the Coeur d’Alene Press. In dollars, that is $164.6 million.
At a cost of $8,500, school officials contracted with a Moscow-based company (Economic Modeling Specialists, Intl.) for an economic assessment that the school plans to share with the community and legislators to demonstrate the value of the two-year school to the region.
According to the story, EMSI looked at the school’s value to students and taxpayers as well as the school’s economic impact on the area.
This entry was posted in News Briefs
. Bookmark the permalink