Illinois Community Colleges Found To Help Workers Make More Money

(Undated) -- A new study finds an education at an Illinois community college helps workers earn more money. The report found that community college graduates, including those of Spoon River College, can expect a total lifetime earnings gain of more than $570,000 says Illinois Community College Board spokesperson Matt Berry. Additionally, the study found that nine out of 10 community college graduates stay in Illinois to continue their careers.