Revenue of public degree-granting institutions in the United States in 2011/12, by source (in billion U.S. dollars)

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Revenue in billion U.S. dollars
Tuition and fees 65.39
Federal grants and contracts 29.17
State, local, and private grants and contracts 16.97
Sales and services of auxiliary enterprises 24.28
Sales and services of hospitals 33.51
Independent operations and other 17.64
State appropriations 58.79
Local appropriations 10.21
Other revenues and additions 15.6
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This statistic shows the different sources and amounts of revenue earned by public degree-granting institutions in the United States in the 2011/12 academic year. In this year public universities and colleges in the United States received a total of approximately 65.39 billion U.S. dollars revenue through tuition and fees charged to students.

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