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Concordia University Wisconsin has a tremendous impact on the overall Metro Milwaukee economy, this according to an economic impact study compiled recently by the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce (MMAC).

The March report indicates the gross dollar impact of the University to the region totals $205.7 million ($174.6 million net impact), with more than 1,100 jobs supported, generating $76.6 million in annual payroll. It also shows that the state and local taxes by worker earnings total $7.2 million per year.

“We are dedicated to helping this community grow and flourish,” says Gretchen Jameson, vice president of strategy and external relations. “We are proud to contribute, not only economically but also through service, volunteering, and leadership as fellow citizens and neighbors.”

The University is a learner centered institution driven by rigorous academics and a commitment to excellence in teaching that inspires students to achieve success in the classroom, their careers, and the community.

For more information regarding the impact the University is having in the Milwaukee Metro region, contact Gretchen Jameson, vice president of strategy and external relations, at or 262-243-4563.

— This story is written by Kali Thiel, director of university communications for Concordia University Wisconsin and Ann Arbor. She may be reached at or 262-243-2149.

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