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4-Digit Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) Code
Format: Character - Size 6
Description: A code to represent the instructional program for enrollments and degrees. The 4-Digit level provides an extra level of detail. The size of the element is 6 characters, with the right-most 2 being equal to '0'. The CIP Codes below are the 2000 version. Also see the 2-Digit and 6-Digit listings.
Coding:   0000 = Undeclared
  0100 = Agriculture, General
  0101 = Agricultural Business and Management
  0102 = Agricultural Mechanization
  0103 = Agricultural Production Operations
  0104 = Agricultural and Food Products Processing
  0105 = Agricultural and Domestic Animal Services
  0106 = Applied Horticulture/Horticultural Business Services
  0107 = International Agriculture
  0108 = Agricultural Public Services
  0109 = Animal Sciences
  0110 = Food Science and Technology
  0111 = Plant Sciences
  0112 = Soil Sciences
  0199 = Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other
  0300 = Natural Resources and Conservation
  0301 = Natural Resources Conservation and Research
  0302 = Natural Resources Management and Policy
  0303 = Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management
  0305 = Forestry
  0306 = Wildlife and Wildlands Science and Management
  0399 = Natural Resources and Conservation, Other
  0400 = Architecture and Related Services
  0402 = Architecture
  0403 = City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
  0404 = Environmental Design
  0405 = Interior Architecture
  0406 = Landscape Architecture
  0408 = Architectural History and Criticism
  0409 = Architectural Technology/Technician
  0499 = Architecture and Related Services, Other
  0500 = Area, Ethnic, Cultural, and Gender Studies
  0501 = Area Studies
  0502 = Ethnic, Cultural Minority, and Gender Studies
  0599 = Area, Ethnic, Cultural, and Gender Studies, Other
  0900 = Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
  0901 = Communication and Media Studies
  0904 = Journalism
  0907 = Radio, Television, and Digital Communication
  0909 = Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
  0910 = Publishing
  0999 = Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
  1000 = Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
  1001 = Communications Technology/Technician
  1002 = Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians
  1003 = Graphic Communications
  1099 = Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services, Other
  1100 = Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
  1101 = Computer and Information Sciences, General
  1102 = Computer Programming
  1103 = Data Processing
  1104 = Information Science/Studies
  1105 = Computer Systems Analysis
  1106 = Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications
  1107 = Computer Science
  1108 = Computer Software and Media Applications
  1109 = Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
  1110 = Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management
  1199 = Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other.
  1200 = Personal and Culinary Services
  1203 = Funeral Service and Mortuary Science
  1204 = Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Services
  1205 = Cooking and Related Culinary Arts, General
  1299 = Personal and Culinary Services, Other
  1300 = Education
  1301 = Education, General
  1302 = Bilingual, Multilingual, and Multicultural Education
  1303 = Curriculum and Instruction
  1304 = Educational Administration and Supervision
  1305 = Educational/Instructional Media Design
  1306 = Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research
  1307 = International and Comparative Education
  1309 = Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
  1310 = Special Education and Teaching
  1311 = Student Counseling and Personnel Services
  1312 = Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods
  1313 = Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas
  1314 = Teaching English or French as a Second or Foreign Language
  1315 = Teaching Assistants/Aides
  1399 = Education, Other
  1400 = Engineering
  1401 = Engineering, General
  1402 = Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
  1403 = Agricultural/Biological Engineering and Bioengineering
  1404 = Architectural Engineering
  1405 = Biomedical/Medical Engineering
  1406 = Ceramic Sciences and Engineering
  1407 = Chemical Engineering
  1408 = Civil Engineering
  1409 = Computer Engineering, General
  1410 = Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering
  1411 = Engineering Mechanics
  1412 = Engineering Physics
  1413 = Engineering Science
  1414 = Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  1418 = Materials Engineering
  1419 = Mechanical Engineering
  1420 = Metallurgical Engineering
  1421 = Mining and Mineral Engineering
  1422 = Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering
  1423 = Nuclear Engineering
  1424 = Ocean Engineering
  1425 = Petroleum Engineering
  1427 = Systems Engineering
  1428 = Textile Sciences and Engineering
  1431 = Materials Science
  1432 = Polymer/Plastics Engineering
  1433 = Construction Engineering
  1434 = Forest Engineering
  1435 = Industrial Engineering
  1436 = Manufacturing Engineering
  1437 = Operations Research
  1438 = Surveying Engineering
  1439 = Geological/Geophysical Engineering
  1499 = Engineering, Other
  1500 = Engineering Technology, General
  1501 = Architectural Engineering Technologies/Technicians
  1502 = Civil Engineering Technologies/Technicians
  1503 = Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians
  1504 = Electromechanical Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians
  1505 = Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians
  1506 = Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians
  1507 = Quality Control and Safety Technologies/Technicians
  1508 = Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/Technicians
  1509 = Mining and Petroleum Technologies/Technicians
  1510 = Construction Engineering Technologies
  1511 = Engineering-Related Technologies
  1512 = Computer Engineering Technologies/Technicians
  1513 = Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians
  1514 = Nuclear Engineering Technologies/Technicians
  1515 = Engineering-Related Fields
  1599 = Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
  1600 = Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
  1601 = Linguistics Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services
  1602 = African Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
  1603 = East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  1604 = Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  1605 = Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  1606 = Modern Greek Language and Literature
  1607 = South Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  1608 = Iranian/Persian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
  1609 = Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  1610 = American Indian/Native American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
  1611 = Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  1612 = Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  1613 = Celtic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
  1614 = Southeast Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  1615 = Turkic, Ural-Altaic, Caucasian, and Central Asian Languages, Literatures, and Lingiustics
  1616 = American Sign Language (ASL)
  1699 = Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
  1900 = Work and Family Studies
  1901 = Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
  1902 = Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Business Services
  1904 = Family and Consumer Economics and Related Studies
  1905 = Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services
  1906 = Housing and Human Environments
  1907 = Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services
  1909 = Apparel and Textiles
  1999 = Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, Other
  2100 = Technology Education/Industrial Arts
  2101 = Technology Education/Industrial Arts Programs
  2200 = Legal Studies, General
  2201 = Law (LL.B, J.D.)
  2202 = Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies (Post-LL.B./J.D.)
  2203 = Legal Support Services
  2299 = Legal Professions and Studies, Other
  2300 = English Language and Literature/Letters
  2301 = English Language and Literature, General
  2304 = English Composition
  2305 = Creative Writing
  2307 = American Literature (United States and Canadian)
  2308 = English Literature (British and Commonwealth)
  2310 = Speech and Rhetorical Studies
  2311 = Technical and Business Writing
  2399 = English Language and Literature/Letters, Other
  2400 = Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies, and Humanities
  2401 = Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies, and Humanities
  2500 = Library Science
  2501 = Library Science/Librarianship
  2503 = Library Assistant
  2599 = Library Science, Other
  2600 = Biological and Biomedical Sciences
  2601 = Biology, General
  2602 = Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology
  2603 = Botany/Plant Biology
  2604 = Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences
  2605 = Microbiological Sciences and Immunology
  2607 = Zoology/Animal Biology
  2608 = Genetics
  2609 = Physiology, Pathology and Related Sciences
  2610 = Pharmacology and Toxicology
  2611 = Biomathematics and Bioinformatics
  2612 = Biotechnology
  2613 = Ecology, Evolution, Systematics and Population Biology
  2699 = Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
  2700 = Mathematics and Statistics
  2701 = Mathematics
  2703 = Applied Mathematics
  2705 = Statistics
  2799 = Mathematics and Statistics, Other
  2800 = Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC, ROTC)
  2801 = Air Force JROTC/ROTC
  2803 = Army JROTC/ROTC
  2804 = Navy/Marine Corps JROTC/ROTC
  2900 = Military Technologies
  3000 = Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  3001 = Biological and Physical Sciences
  3005 = Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
  3006 = Systems Science and Theory
  3008 = Mathematics and Computer Science
  3010 = Biopsychology
  3011 = Gerontology
  3012 = Historic Preservation and Conservation
  3013 = Medieval and Renaissance Studies
  3014 = Museology/Museum Studies
  3015 = Science, Technology and Society
  3016 = Accounting and Computer Science
  3017 = Behavioral Sciences
  3018 = Natural Sciences
  3019 = Nutrition Sciences
  3020 = International/Global Studies
  3021 = Holocaust and Related Studies
  3022 = Classical and Ancient Studies
  3023 = Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies
  3024 = Neuroscience
  3025 = Cognitive Science
  3099 = Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  3100 = Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies
  3101 = Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
  3103 = Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management
  3105 = Health and Physical Education/Fitness
  3199 = Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies, Other
  3200 = Basic Skills
  3201 = Basic Skills
  3300 = Citizenship Activities
  3301 = Citizenship Activities
  3400 = Health-Related Knowledge and Skills
  3401 = Health-Related Knowledge and Skills
  3500 = Interpersonal and Social Skills
  3501 = Interpersonal and Social Skills
  3600 = Leisure and Recreational Activities
  3601 = Leisure and Recreational Activities
  3700 = Personal Awareness and Self-Improvement
  3701 = Personal Awareness and Self-Improvement
  3800 = Philosophy and Religious Studies
  3801 = Philosophy
  3802 = Religion/Religious Studies
  3899 = Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other
  3900 = Theology and Religious Vocations
  3902 = Bible/Biblical Studies
  3903 = Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology
  3904 = Religious Education
  3905 = Religious/Sacred Music
  3906 = Theological and Ministerial Studies
  3907 = Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries
  3999 = Theology and Religious Vocations, Other
  4000 = Physical Sciences
  4001 = Physical Sciences
  4002 = Astronomy and Astrophysics
  4004 = Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology
  4005 = Chemistry
  4006 = Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences
  4008 = Physics
  4099 = Physical Sciences, Other
  4100 = Science Technologies/Technicians
  4101 = Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician
  4102 = Nuclear and Industrial Radiologic Technologies/Technicians
  4103 = Physical Science Technologies/Technicians
  4199 = Science Technologies/Technicians, Other
  4200 = Psychology
  4201 = Psychology, General
  4202 = Clinical Psychology
  4203 = Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics
  4204 = Community Psychology
  4205 = Comparative Psychology
  4206 = Counseling Psychology
  4207 = Developmental and Child Psychology
  4208 = Experimental Psychology
  4209 = Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  4210 = Personality Psychology
  4211 = Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology
  4216 = Social Psychology
  4217 = School Psychology
  4218 = Educational Psychology
  4219 = Psychometrics and Quantitative Psychology
  4220 = Clinical Child Psychology
  4221 = Environmental Psychology
  4222 = Geropsychology
  4223 = Health Psychology
  4224 = Psychopharmacology
  4225 = Family Psychology
  4226 = Forensic Psychology
  4299 = Psychology, Other
  4300 = Security and Protective Services
  4301 = Criminal Justice and Corrections
  4302 = Fire Protection
  4399 = Security and Protective Services, Other
  4400 = Human Services, General
  4402 = Community Organization and Advocacy
  4404 = Public Administration
  4405 = Public Policy Analysis
  4407 = Social Work
  4499 = Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other
  4500 = Social Sciences
  4501 = Social Sciences, General
  4502 = Anthropology
  4503 = Archeology
  4504 = Criminology
  4505 = Demography and Population Studies
  4506 = Economics
  4507 = Geography and Cartography
  4509 = International Relations and Affairs
  4510 = Political Science and Government
  4511 = Sociology
  4512 = Urban Studies/Affairs
  4599 = Social Sciences, Other
  4600 = Construction Trades, General
  4601 = Mason/Masonry
  4602 = Carpenters
  4603 = Electrical and Power Transmission Installers
  4604 = Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection
  4605 = Plumbing and Related Water Supply Services
  4699 = Construction Trades, Other
  4700 = Mechanics and Repairers, General
  4701 = Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology
  4702 = Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR)
  4703 = Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies
  4704 = Precision Systems Maintenance and Repair Technologies
  4706 = Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies
  4799 = Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, Other
  4800 = Precision Production Trades, General
  4803 = Leatherworking and Upholstery
  4805 = Precision Metal Working
  4807 = Woodworking
  4808 = Boilermaking/Boilermaker
  4899 = Precision Production, Other
  4900 = Transportation and Materials Moving
  4901 = Air Transportation
  4902 = Ground Transportation
  4903 = Marine Transportation
  4999 = Transportation and Materials Moving, Other
  5000 = Visual and Performing Arts
  5001 = Visual and Performing Arts, General
  5002 = Crafts/Craft Design, Folk Art and Artisanry
  5003 = Dance
  5004 = Design and Applied Arts
  5005 = Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft
  5006 = Film/Video and Photographic Arts
  5007 = Fine and Studio Art
  5009 = Music
  5099 = Visual and Performing Arts, Other
  5100 = Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
  5101 = Chiropractic (DC)
  5102 = Communication Disorders Sciences and Services
  5104 = Dentistry (DDS, DMD)
  5105 = Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences (Cert, MS, PhD)
  5106 = Dental Support Services and Allied Professions
  5107 = Health and Medical Administrative Services
  5108 = Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services
  5109 = Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions
  5110 = Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions
  5111 = Health/Medical Preparatory Programs
  5112 = Medicine (MD)
  5114 = Medical Clinical Sciences/Graduate Medical Studies
  5115 = Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions
  5116 = Nursing
  5117 = Optometry (OD)
  5118 = Ophthalmic and Optometric Support Services and Allied Professions
  5119 = Osteopathic Medicine/Osteopathy (DO)
  5120 = Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration
  5121 = Podiatric Medicine/Podiatry (DPM)
  5122 = Public Health
  5123 = Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions
  5124 = Veterinary Medicine (DVM)
  5125 = Veterinary Biomedical and Clinical Sciences (Cert, MS, PhD)
  5126 = Health Aides/Attendants/Orderlies
  5127 = Medical Illustration and Informatics
  5131 = Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Services
  5132 = Bioethics/Medical Ethics
  5133 = Alternative and Complementary Medicine and Medical Systems
  5134 = Alternative and Complementary Medical Support Services
  5135 = Somatic Bodywork and Related Therapeutic Services
  5136 = Movement and Mind-Body Therapies and Education
  5137 = Energy and Biologically Based Therapies
  5199 = Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  5200 = Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
  5201 = Business/Commerce, General
  5202 = Business Administration, Management and Operations
  5203 = Accounting and Related Services
  5204 = Business Operations Support and Assistant Services
  5205 = Business/Corporate Communications
  5206 = Business/Managerial Economics
  5207 = Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations
  5208 = Finance and Financial Management Services
  5209 = Hospitality Administration/Management
  5210 = Human Resources Management and Services
  5211 = International Business
  5212 = Management Information Systems and Services
  5213 = Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods
  5214 = Marketing
  5215 = Real Estate
  5216 = Taxation
  5217 = Insurance
  5218 = General Sales, Merchandising and Related Marketing Operations
  5219 = Specialized Sales, Merchandising, and Marketing Operations
  5220 = Construction Management
  5299 = Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
  5300 = High School/Secondary Diplomas and Certificates
  5301 = High School/Secondary Diploma Programs
  5302 = High School/Secondary Certificate Programs
  5400 = History
  5401 = History
  6000 = Residency Programs
  6001 = Dental Residency Programs
  6002 = Medical Residency Programs
  6003 = Veterinary Residency Programs
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