Number of 4-year academic institutions in the U.S. 1980-2016, by type

Number of 4-year higher education institutions* in the United States from 1980 to 2016, by type

Number of 4-year academic institutions in the U.S. 1980-2016, by type This statistic shows the number of 4-year higher education institutions in the United States from 1980 to 2016. In 2016, there were 2,095 public and 737 private 4-year institutions across the United States.
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Number of 4-year higher education institutions* in the United States from 1980 to 2016, by type

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PrivatePublic
20162,095737
20152,294710
20142,310701
20132,348691
20122,337689
20112,286682
20102,192678
20092,102672
20082,067652
20072,022653
20061,986643
20051,942640
20001,828622
19901,546595
19801,405552
PrivatePublic
20162,095737
20152,294710
20142,310701
20132,348691
20122,337689
20112,286682
20102,192678
20092,102672
20082,067652
20072,022653
20061,986643
20051,942640
20001,828622
19901,546595
19801,405552
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This statistic shows the number of 4-year higher education institutions in the United States from 1980 to 2016. In 2016, there were 2,095 public and 737 private 4-year institutions across the United States.
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