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State could face closing MnSCU campus; U cuts could be devastating

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By Don Davis

St. Paul Capitol Bureau

ST. PAUL - Current economic conditions could cost the state a college, the Minnesota Colleges and Universities system chancellor warns.


"This is such as difficult challenge that the board has suggested that everything is on the table," James McCormick told the state Senate Higher Education Committee Thursday.

McCormick said, however, that no college is targeted and a decision to close a school has not been made.

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