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In down economy, enrollment is up at Alex Tech

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Here's a bright spot in the economy's dark days:

Enrollment is up at Minnesota universities and technical colleges.

Just-released numbers show that the student head count at Alexandria Technical College (ATC) totals 2,477 this fall - an 8 percent increase from last fall's count of 2,299.


"We've had a great start," noted Kevin Kopiscke, ATC president, when contacted by the newspaper last Friday.

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