2007 NAICS Definitions

611310 Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in furnishing academic courses and granting degrees at baccalaureate or graduate levels. The requirement for admission is at least a high school diploma or equivalent general academic training. Instruction may be provided in diverse settings, such as the establishment's or client's training facilities, educational institutions, the workplace, or the home, and through diverse means, such as correspondence, television, the Internet, or other electronic and distance-learning methods. The training provided by these establishments may include the use of simulators and simulation methods.

Illustrative Examples:

Colleges (except junior colleges) Theological seminaries offering baccalaureate or graduate degrees Military academies, college level Universities Professional schools (e.g., business administration, dental, law, medical)

Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in furnishing academic, or academic and technical, courses and granting associate degrees, certificates, or diplomas below the baccalaureate level are classified in Industry 611210, Junior Colleges.


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Corresponding Index Entries
611310611310 611310 Academies, college or university
611310611310 611310 Academies, military service (college)
611310611310 611310 Business colleges or schools offering baccalaureate or graduate degrees
611310611310 611310 Colleges (except junior colleges)
611310611310 611310 Colleges, universities, and professional schools
611310611310 611310 Conservatories of music (colleges or universities)
611310611310 611310 Dental schools
611310611310 611310 Hospital management schools offering baccalaureate or graduate degrees
611310611310 611310 Hospitality management schools offering baccalaureate or graduate degrees
611310611310 611310 Law schools
611310611310 611310 Medical schools
611310611310 611310 Military academies, college level
611310611310 611310 Military service academies (college)
611310611310 611310 Parochial schools, college level
611310611310 611310 Private colleges (except community or junior college)
611310611310 611310 Professional schools (e.g., business administration, dental, law, medical)
611310611310 611310 Schools, correspondence, college level
611310611310 611310 Schools, medical
611310611310 611310 Schools, professional (colleges or universities)
611310611310 611310 Seminaries, theological, offering baccalaureate or graduate degrees
611310611310 611310 Theological seminaries offering baccalaureate or graduate degrees
611310611310 611310 Universities