Presentations and Reports

The Case for Independent Higher Education in Massachusetts


Highlights of AICUM’s Case Statement include:

  • Independent schools have a $25 billion annual economic impact on Massachusetts
  • Massachusetts is the only state that educates more students in the private sector than in the public sector
  • Independent colleges in the Commonwealth employ more than 83,000 faculty and staff (the second-highest figure for independent colleges in the country)
  • Nearly 72% of minority students at 4-year colleges in the state are at independent schools


For details on these points as well as additional research, read these reports:


AICUM Case Study

Engines of Economic Growth Executive Summary

Full Engines of Economic Growth





AICUM Spring Symposium 2017

Please join us for the AICUM Spring 2017 Symposium!

March 23, 2017 at 8:00 am
March 23, 2017 at 2:00 pm