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Table 1. Number and percentage distribution of Title IV institutions, by control of institution, level of institution, and region: United States and other U.S. jurisdictions, academic year 2012-13

  Number of institutions Percent of institutions
      Private     Private
Level of institution and region Total Public Nonprofit For-profit Total Public Nonprofit For-profit
   Total institutions 7,416 2,009 1,880 3,527 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Total U.S. institutions 7,253 1,981 1,820 3,452 97.8 98.6 96.8 97.9
Level of institution
     4-year 3,110 708 1,612 790 41.9 35.2 85.7 22.4
          U.S. 3,038 690 1,566 782 41.0 34.3 83.3 22.2
          Other U.S. jurisdictions 72 18 46 8 1.0 0.9 2.4 0.2
     2-year 2,263 1,044 177 1,042 30.5 52.0 9.4 29.5
          U.S. 2,241 1,035 176 1,030 30.2 51.5 9.4 29.2
          Other U.S. jurisdictions 22 9 1 12 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.3
     Less-than-2-year 2,043 257 91 1,695 27.5 12.8 4.8 48.1
          U.S. 1,974 256 78 1,640 26.6 12.7 4.1 46.5
          Other U.S. jurisdictions 69 1 13 55 0.9 # 0.7 1.6
Region
     New England 422 109 167 146 5.7 5.4 8.9 4.1
     Mid East 1,153 280 428 445 15.5 13.9 22.8 12.6
     Great Lakes 1,123 274 298 551 15.1 13.6 15.9 15.6
     Plains 653 193 193 267 8.8 9.6 10.3 7.6
     Southeast 1,789 548 376 865 24.1 27.3 20.0 24.5
     Southwest 779 238 96 445 10.5 11.8 5.1 12.6
     Rocky Mountains 300 80 29 191 4.0 4.0 1.5 5.4
     Far West 1,029 254 233 542 13.9 12.6 12.4 15.4
     U.S. service academies 5 5 0 0 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0
     Other U.S. jurisdictions 163 28 60 75 2.2 1.4 3.2 2.1

# Rounds to zero.

NOTE: Title IV institutions are those with a written agreement with the Secretary of Education that allows the institution to participate in any of the Title IV federal student financial assistance programs. Although they are not Title IV eligible, four of the U.S. service academies are included in the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) universe because they are federally funded and open to the public. Percentages in the columns of this table use the corresponding count in the Total institutions row as the denominator. Data are not imputed. The item response rates for all cells in this table are 100 percent. The New England region includes Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont. The Mid East region includes Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania. The Great Lakes region includes Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin. The Plains region includes Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota. The Southeast region includes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia. The Southwest region includes Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas. The Rocky Mountains region includes Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah, and Wyoming. The Far West region includes Alaska, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington. The other U.S. jurisdictions include American Samoa, the Federated States of Micronesia, Guam, the Marshall Islands, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding. Definitions for terms used in this table may be found in the IPEDS online glossary located at http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/glossary.ta, and South Dakota. The Southeast region includes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia. The Southwest region includes Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas. The Rocky Mountains region includes Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah, and Wyoming. The Far West region includes Alaska, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington. The other U.S. jurisdictions include American Samoa, the Federated States of Micronesia, Guam, the Marshall Islands, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding. Definitions for terms used in this table may be found in the IPEDS online glossary located at http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/glossary.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, IPEDS, Fall 2012, Institutional Characteristics component (final data).

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