- Arizona loses $660,000 toward economic development for each college graduate that it is unable to retain.
- Nearly $59 billion were invested by venture capitalists in U.S. companies in 2015. Arizona’s share was only $113.5 million.
- Despite improvements that have been made over the past few decades, the educational attainment gaps between white and minority students still persist.
ASU chief of research and innovation on keeping entrepreneurial minds in Phoenix
Here are some statistics for you to ponder: