Dubois steps up finally!!!
Plus it would be CHEAPER for us to do a 4 year school than Chapel Hill to run a 2 year program:
He estimates it would cost about $200 million, including facilities and faculty costs, to establish a full-scale medical school at UNC Charlotte. He believes a public-private is the best way to move those efforts forward. By comparison, the existing UNC School of Medicine expansion plan carries an estimated cost of $239 million. That approach would increase capacity in Chapel Hill and add the satellite campuses in Charlotte and Asheville. Its recurring costs are estimated at $40 million, most of which would cover salaries.
Read more: Could UNC Charlotte be home to future med school? - Charlotte Business Journal
Once again the BizJournal makes the O look shitty!