Key Economic Insight to Aid Your
College’s Program Development
Ten years ago, EMSI (then CCbenefits) began helping colleges better understand the role that
ECONOMIC IMPACT STUDY
they have in their local economies. Since then, we have built a variety of tools and reports
that continue to boost this understanding—bringing colleges key information about the
local employment picture and how it relates to programs.
EMSI’s comprehensive study has helped
more than 50% of the nation’s colleges
communicate with their communities
about the economic contribution of higher
This web-based tool is used by over 200
community colleges to easily grasp how
programs connect to the local labor market.
Using solid information on local careers,
earnings and employers, this new tool helps
colleges market their programs to current and
potential students. It connects the college’s
programs to local careers.
For more information, contact Rob Sentz by phone (866-999-3674) or email (