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Economic Impact

Allegany College of Maryland plays a significant role in the local economy and is a sound investment from multiple perspectives. Students benefit from improved lifestyles and increased earnings. Taxpayers benefit from a larger economy and lower social costs. Finally, the community as a whole benefits from increased job and investment op­portunities, higher business revenues, greater availability of public funds, and an eased tax burden.


Economic Impact Overview Fact Sheet



The Brookings Institution Ranks ACM as Top 20 "Value-Added" Colleges