CTE Lesson

Classification of Postsecondary Institutions

In this lesson, you'll review the difference among the various types of public and private postsecondary institutions in the United States. In addition, you'll explore the difference between for-profit and non-profit institutions, and learn how postsecondary institutions are classified.

Topics covered in this lesson include:
  • Public Institutions Overview
  • Private Institutions Overview
  • For-Profit and Non-Profit Institutions
  • Classification Systems