Major Group: 82—Educational Services

This major group includes establishments providing academic or technical instruction. Also included are establishments providing educational services such as libraries, student exchange programs, and curriculum development. Schools for the instruction of beauticians and cosmetologists are classified in Industry 7231, and barber colleges are classified in Industry 7241. Establishments primarily engaged in providing job training for the unemployed, the underemployed, the handicapped, and to persons who have a job market disadvantage because of lack of education, job skill or experience are classified in Industry 8331.

Codes Titles Number of US Businesses
Industry Group 821: Elementary And Secondary Schools
8211Elementary and Secondary Schools183,440
Industry Group 822: Colleges, Universities, Professional Schools, And Junior Colleges
8221Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools27,422
8222Junior Colleges and Technical Institutes3,739
Industry Group 823: Libraries
8231Libraries24,211
Industry Group 824: Vocational Schools
8243Data Processing Schools3,950
8244Business and Secretarial Schools1,122
8249Vocational Schools, Not Elsewhere Classified9,837
Industry Group 829: Schools And Educational Services, Not Elsewhere Classified
8299Schools and Educational Services, Not Elsewhere Classified68,090