Special Focus Institutions is a Carnegie Classification grouping of higher education institutions. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Special Focus Institutions were Registered Nursing (25,517 degrees awarded), General Business Administration & Management (3,403 degrees), and Illustration (1,579 degrees).
In 2020, 259,684 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Special Focus Institutions. 66.1% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 33.9% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (114,226 degrees), 2.42 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (47173 degrees).
The median undergraduate tuition at Special Focus Institutions is $13,985, which is $3,964 more than than the national median of $10,021. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $14,400, which is 103% of the cost for in-state students, and is $135 less than than the national median $14,535.