46%

Expenditures for instruction as percent of total operating expenditures
(Indicator Number: 41)

Category: Stewardship

What It Measures: Relative amount spent on instruction, which is the university's primary mission

Data Reporting Lag: The reporting for this indicator has a 2 year difference. The latest data available is from 2018 for the indicator reporting year of 2020

Value Comparison: When comparing this value for Adequacy and Improvement, a higher value is better.

Data Source For Indicator Value: IPEDS

Data Source For Peer Value: IPEDS

Benchmark Set By: Peers

IMPROVEMENT

46%
is currently at or above the average of the 3 previous years (43.33%)


ADEQUACY

46%
is currently at or above the benchmark set by Peers (41%)



Frostburg State University's peers as of 2015

California State University, Northridge
Sonoma State University
Bridgewater State University
Fitchburg State University
University of Massachusetts - Dartmouth
Kean University
SUNY College at Buffalo
Western Carolina University
Clarion University of Pennsylvania

USM Institutions
Expenditures for instruction as percent of total operating expenditures
(Indicator Number: 41)

Bowie State University 51%
Coppin State University 32%
Frostburg State University 46%
Salisbury University 50%
Towson University 44%
University of Baltimore 40%
University of Maryland, Baltimore 25%
University of Maryland, Baltimore County 38%
University of Maryland, College Park 32%
University of Maryland, Eastern Shore 50%
University of Maryland Global Campus 26%