NAICS Sector 61

Sector 61

NAICS Sector 61: Educational Services

NAICS 61Definition of NAICS Sector 61: The Educational Services sector comprises establishments that provide instruction and training in a wide variety of subjects. This instruction and training is provided by specialized establishments, such as schools, colleges, universities, and training centers. These establishments may be privately owned and operated for profit or not for profit, or they may be publicly owned and operated. They may also offer food and/or accommodation services to their students.

Educational services are usually delivered by teachers or instructors that explain, tell, demonstrate, supervise, and direct learning. Instruction is imparted in diverse settings, such as educational institutions, the workplace, or the home, and through diverse means, such as correspondence, television, the Internet, or other electronic and distance learning methods. The training provided by these establishments may include the use of simulators and simulation methods. It can be adapted to the particular needs of the students, for example sign language can replace verbal language for teaching students with hearing impairments. All industries in the sector share this commonality of process, namely, labor inputs of instructors with the requisite subject matter expertise and teaching ability.

Two Digit Sector 61 Breakdown for the North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If NAICS Sector 61 does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 61: Educational Services
    • Subsector 611: Educational Services
      • Industry Group 6111: Elementary and Secondary Schools
        • Industry 61111: Elementary and Secondary Schools
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611110: Elementary and Secondary Schools
      • Industry Group 6112: Junior Colleges
        • Industry 61121: Junior Colleges
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611210: Junior Colleges
      • Industry Group 6113: Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
        • Industry 61131: Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611310: Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
      • Industry Group 6114: Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
        • Industry 61141: Business and Secretarial Schools
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611410: Business and Secretarial Schools
        • Industry 61142: Computer Training
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611420: Computer Training
        • Industry 61143: Professional and Management Development Training
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611430: Professional and Management Development Training
      • Industry Group 6115: Technical and Trade Schools
        • Industry 61151: Technical and Trade Schools
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611511: Cosmetology and Barber Schools
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611512: Flight Training
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611513: Apprenticeship Training
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611519: Other Technical and Trade Schools
      • Industry Group 6116: Other Schools and Instruction
        • Industry 61161: Fine Arts Schools
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611610: Fine Arts Schools
        • Industry 61162: Sports and Recreation Instruction
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611620: Sports and Recreation Instruction
        • Industry 61163: Language Schools
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611630: Language Schools
        • Industry 61169: All Other Schools and Instruction
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611691: Exam Preparation and Tutoring
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611692: Automobile Driving Schools
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611699: All Other Miscellaneous Schools and Instruction
      • Industry Group 6117: Educational Support Services
        • Industry 61171: Educational Support Services
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 611710: Educational Support Services

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