Private Not-for-Profit Colleges Generate Jobs
Powering the State's Economy
- Private not-for-profit colleges and universities generated 406,300 campus and spillover jobs throughout New York State in 2015. Job growth in the Independent Sector has increased by 3 percent since 2013 and by 24 percent since 2005.
- These jobs carried a payroll impact of $28.1 billion in 2015, a 6 percent increase over 2013’s total.