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Author(s):Educational Needs Index
Title:Educational needs index state report: Indiana
Short Description:Examines levels of educational attainment, economic health, demographics, and educational and economic challenges in Indiana.
Annotation:The Educational Needs Index addresses key questions pertaining to education, training, demographic shifts, and the economy in each of the fifty states. This report examines Indiana, in particular, examining the state's levels of educational attainment, economic health, demographics, and educational and economic challenges.
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Adult Students
Educational Attainment/College Degree Completion
Employment and Workforce Development
Low-Income Students
Social and Economic Benefits/Economic Development
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