Special Focus Institutions is a Carnegie Classification grouping of higher education institutions. In 2021, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Special Focus Institutions were Registered Nursing (39,989 degrees awarded), Medical Assistant (13,940 degrees), and General Business Administration & Management (8,615 degrees).
In 2021, 268,622 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Special Focus Institutions. 66.7% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 33.3% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (116,506 degrees), 2.26 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (51,443 degrees).
The median undergraduate tuition at Special Focus Institutions is $14,301, which is $4,101 more than than the national median of $10,200. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $14,500, which is 101% of the cost for in-state students, and is $74 less than than the national median $14,574.