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 (69,868 degrees awarded), Registered Nursing (59,244 degrees), and General Psychology (43,938 degrees).
In 2020, 1,121,486 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Masters Colleges and Universities. 61.7% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 38.3% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (635,785 degrees), 3.99 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (159448 degrees).
The median undergraduate tuition at Masters Colleges and Universities is $18,196, which is $8,175 more than than the national median of $10,021. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $22,531, which is 124% of the cost for in-state students, and is $7,996 more than than the national median $14,535.