Economic Impact of Galveston College

05/25/2006

Economic Impact of Galveston College

On May 18th, 2006 CCBenefits, Inc. completed a socioeconomic impact study of Galveston College.  The report details how Galveston College is a sound investment for students and the community.  For example, throughout a student’s working career, he or she will see an increase of $6.62 in lifetime earnings for each dollar spent at Galveston College.  The college’s district economy is $107.3 million stronger due to the actions of Galveston College.  Finally, state and local taxpayers will see a rate of return of 4.4% on their college support.  More details can be found in the attached Fact Sheet provided by CCBenefits, Inc.