Associates Colleges is a Carnegie Classification grouping of higher education institutions. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Associates Colleges were Dental Hygiene (22 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Sciences (18 degrees), and Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration (9 degrees).
In 2016, 1,218,344 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Associates Colleges. 56.6% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 43.4% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (668,123 degrees), 2.84 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (235124 degrees).
The median undergraduate tuition at Associates Colleges is $3,285, which is $7,725 less than than the national median of $11,010. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $7,320, which is 203% of the cost for in-state students, and is $6,648 less than than the national median $13,968.