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National Center for Education Statistics

1 Includes 21 associate’s degrees awarded by three institutions that were less-than-2-year institutions in the collection year (2016–17) and 21 associate’s degrees awarded by one 2-year institution that was classified as non-degree-granting in the collection year (2016–17).

2 Includes 376 certificates of at-least-2- but less-than-4-years awarded by 15 institutions that were less-than-2-year institutions in the collection year (2016–17).

3 Includes two bachelor’s degrees awarded by one institution that was a 2-year institution in the collection year (2016–17).

NOTE: Title IV institutions are those with a written agreement with the U.S. Department of Education that allows the institution to participate in any of the Title IV federal student financial assistance programs. The four U.S. service academies that are not Title IV eligible are included in the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) universe because they are federally funded and open to the public. Awards displayed in this table were conferred during the 12-month period July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016. Awards to individuals who self-identify with more than one race are included in the Two or more races category. Awards to individuals who are in the United States on a visa or temporary basis, and who are not authorized to remain indefinitely, are included in the nonresident alien category regardless of race or ethnicity. Awards to individuals of Hispanic or Latino ethnicity are included in the Hispanic or Latino category regardless of race. Definitions for terms used in this table may be found in the IPEDS online glossary located at

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, IPEDS, Fall 2016, Completions component (final data).