Higher Education

U.S. Colleges and Universities

Many of the United States' great research universities are concentrated on the coasts, where tech and service jobs are also concentrated. Community Colleges play a large role in connecting people who have lost economic opportunities with new ones. Their wider distribution positions them well to serve areas of great economic dislocation.

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