Education Population Statistics

Statistic Verification
Source: U.S. Department of Education
Date Verified: 6.18.2013
College, the place to discover one’s self and figure out what you’re going to possibly do for the rest of your life. Do you join that fraternity or live in the dorms, what should I major in, and of course will I meet my future spouse? Every year millions of Americans attend college all over the nation. Here is a breakdown of those attending, along with some additional faculty stats.
Total Number of Students Teachers, Administration (millions)
Institution Public Private Teachers Admin Total
Elementary and Secondary Schools 49,400,000 6,000,000 3,600,000 3,400,000 62,400,000
Degree-Granting Institutions 14,900,000 5,700,000 1,000,000 1,900,000 23,500,000
Total 76,000,000 4,600,000 5,300,000 85,900,000
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