Education as an economic investment

23 May 2016

What’s the best way to grow a local economy? Invest in higher education. A study by the Economic Policy Institute found a correlation between median wages and educational attainment. It also showed that investments in education help attract high-wage employers.

YCDC is always looking for ways to improve the York County workforce. We’re particularly excited about the opportunities that will become available with the new Southeast Community College York Regional Learning Center campus.

The center will offer a variety of credit and non-credit courses. Their focus on industry and business needs will ensure individuals have the education and skills to get good jobs with growing area industries. The Center is open iand will be offering continuing education and credit courses as early as spring term. Find out more about this exciting development!

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