While occupational students seeking an associate's degree enroll in public 2-year institutions more often than in for-profit institutions, occupational students seeking a certificate enroll in for-profit institutions more often than in 2-year public institutions.
|Figure 10. Percentage distribution of the institution type attended by subbaccalaureate occupational students, by credential goal: 2011–12|
NOTE: "All other institutions" includes public, 4–year institutions; public, less than-2-year
institutions; and all private, not-for-profit institutions. Estimates
include undergraduate credential-seeking students who were enrolled in
Title IV eligible postsecondary institutions in the 50 states and the District of
Columbia. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, 2011–12 National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS:12). Estimates and standard errors available at https://nces.ed.gov/surveys/ctes/tables/p125.asp.