Community colleges and economic development (National Coalition of Advanced Technology Centers Report Series)
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Community colleges and economic development (National Coalition of Advanced Technology Centers Report Series)

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Published by Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc .
Written in English


  • Community colleges,
  • Finance

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The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12244733M
ISBN 101578370299
ISBN 109781578370290

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