Standard Listings


List institutions by single classification category. First choose the classification of interest, then choose a category within that classification. (For a spreadsheet file containing all institutions and all classifications, see Downloads.)

Also see: Institution Lookup | Custom Listings

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Undergraduate Instructional Program


Graduate Instructional Program


Enrollment Profile


Undergraduate Profile


Size and Setting


Basic classification



Elective Classifications


Community Engagement



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Amy Driscoll

Attaining Carnegie's Community-Engagement Classification (PDF)
James J. Zuiches and the NC State Community Engagement Task Force
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