Associate’s Colleges (Carnegie)

What is Associate’s Colleges (Carnegie) ?

Associate’s Colleges (Carnegie) meaning An institutional classification developed by the Andrew W. Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. Associate’s Colleges offer associate’s degree and certificate programs but, with few exceptions, award no baccalaureate degrees . This group includes institutions where, during the period studied, bachelor’s degrees represented less than 10 percent of all undergraduate awards.


reference: IPEDS Data Collectrion System – Glossary