In 2015, some 38 percent of all undergraduates credentials were awarded in subbaccalaureate occupational education,
Figure 1. Percentage distribution of undergraduate credentials,
by credential level and broad curriculum area: 2015.
Percentage distribution of subbaccalaureate credentials, by broad curriculum area: 2015.
NOTE: Percentages derived from data in table P160 at https://nces.ed.gov/surveys/ctes/tables/P160.asp (bachelor's degrees and all undergraduate credentials),
table P161 at https://nces.ed.gov/surveys/ctes/tables/P161.asp (subbaccalaureate occupational credentials), and table P166 at https://nces.ed.gov/surveys/ctes/tables/P166.asp (subbaccalaureate occupational credentials).
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), 2015–16 Institutional Characteristics component and 2014–15 Completions component.