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Table 7. Number of private schools with students enrolled in any of grades 9–12, and among those schools, percentage that offered various college/career preparation opportunities, by affiliation: 2011–12


        Among schools with students in any of grades 9–12, percent that offered
Affiliation Number of schools with students enrolled in any of grades 9–12   Dual or concurrent enrollment that offers high school and college credit   Advanced Placement (AP) courses for college credit   International Baccalaureate (IB)1   Work-based learning or internships outside of school2   Career and technical education courses   Specialized career academy3  
All private schools 10,680 45.3 1.6 !
                             
Catholic, Parochial 180 80.8 #
Catholic, Diocesan 610 86.6
Catholic, Private 600 77.9
Baptist 1,330 23.5 #
Jewish
                             
Lutheran 140 44.2 ! #
Seventh-Day Adventist 240 27.9 #
All Other Religious 4,100 40.0
Non-sectarian, Regular 1,390 75.2
Non-sectarian, Special Emphasis 640 28.4
Non-sectarian, Special Education 1,110 16.1 ! #
— Not available.
# Rounds to zero.
! Interpret data with caution. The coefficient of variation (CV) for this estimate is between 30 percent and 50 percent (i.e., the standard error is at least 30 percent and less than 50 percent of the estimate).
‡ Reporting standards not met. The coefficient of variation (CV) for this estimate is 50 percent or greater (i.e., the standard error is 50 percent or more of the estimate) or the response rate is below 50 percent.
1 An international curriculum certified by the International Baccalaureate Organization.
2 Programs in which students earn course credits for supervised learning activities in paid or unpaid workplace assignments.
3 Curriculum organized around a specific career area, such as health, hospitality, or information technology.
NOTE: Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding and because some data are not shown.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Schools and Staffing Survey (SASS), "Private School Data File," 2011–12.


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