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2002 NAICS Definitions


611310 Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in furnishing academic courses and granting degrees at baccalaureate or graduate levels. The requirement for admission is at least a high school diploma or equivalent general academic training. Instruction may be provided in diverse settings, such as the establishment's or client's training facilities, educational institutions, the workplace, or the home, and through correspondence, television, Internet, or other means.

Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in furnishing academic, or academic and technical, courses and granting associate degrees, certificates, or diplomas below the baccalaureate level are classified in Industry 611210, Junior Colleges.

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Corresponding Index Entries
6113106113108221Academies, college or university
6113106113108221Academies, military service (college)
6113106113108221Business colleges or schools offering baccalaureate or graduate degrees
6113106113108221Colleges (except junior colleges)
6113106113108221Colleges, universities, and professional schools
6113106113108221Conservatories of music (colleges or universities)
6113106113108221Dental schools
6113106113108221Hospital management schools offering baccalaureate or graduate degrees
6113106113108221Hospitality management schools offering baccalaureate or graduate degrees
6113106113108221Law schools
6113106113108221Medical schools
6113106113108221Military academies, college level
6113106113108221Military service academies (college)
6113106113108221Parochial schools, college level
6113106113108221Private colleges (except community or junior college)
6113106113108221Professional schools (e.g., business administration, dental, law, medical)
6113106113108221Schools, correspondence, college level
6113106113108221Schools, medical
6113106113108221Schools, professional (colleges or universities)
6113106113108221Seminaries, theological, offering baccalaureate or graduate degrees
6113106113108221Theological seminaries offering baccalaureate or graduate degrees