Total instructional expenditures divided by total 12-month student FTE.
Benchmark data from the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC):
All national and regional data are presented as medians
|Far West||72||includes institutions from Alaska, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington|
|West||91||includes institutions from Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, and Wyoming|
|National||802||includes institutions nationwide|
|750-1500||199||Size of institution based upon 12-month full-time equivalency of undergraduate, graduate and first-professional student enrollment|
|* Data Source: 2013 CIC and May 2014 Scorecard|