Higher Ed Matter of Fact: Degrees of Success

News Date: 5/11/2016

[img_assist|nid=2589|title=MOF: Degrees of Success|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=317|height=298]In 2014-15, private, not-for-profit colleges and universities awarded six in 10 (59 percent) of bachelor's and graduate degrees combined and seven in 10 (72 percent) of all graduate degrees (master's and above) earned in New York State.

Independent Sector students earn their degrees in less time, beginning their careers or graduate studies earlier.
Since 2006, the Independent Sector has seen a 14 percent increase in the number of degrees awarded.[1]





[1] National Center for Education Statistics