Condition of Education

Postsecondary Education

Characteristics of Postsecondary Institutions

In 2011–12, some 25 percent of 4-year institutions had open admission policies, 25 percent accepted three-quarters or more of their applicants, 35 percent accepted 50 to less than 75 percent of their applicants, and the remaining 15 percent accepted less than half of their applicants.