TALENT PIPELINE & ALUMNI NETWORK
The strength of higher education in the NRV generates a talented workforce and supportive ecosystem. Institutions directly in the NRV (Virginia Tech, Radford University, and New River Community College) produced 13,470 graduates from their programs during the 2016-2017 school year.
Companies in the region have also found success recruiting alumni from these universities back to the area, especially from Northern Virginia/DC area, to fill mid and senior level positions. Virginia Tech and Radford University have 324,000 living alumni.
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