Masters Colleges and Universities is a Carnegie Classification grouping of higher education institutions. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Masters Colleges and Universities were General Business Administration & Management (70,114 degrees awarded), Registered Nursing (50,523 degrees), and General Psychology (45,073 degrees).
In 2016, 1,089,037 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Masters Colleges and Universities. 60.7% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 39.3% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (633,435 degrees), 4.94 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (128354 degrees).
The median undergraduate tuition at Masters Colleges and Universities is $17,052, which is $6,042 more than than the national median of $11,010. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $20,160, which is 118% of the cost for in-state students, and is $6,192 more than than the national median $13,968.