The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System  2k19_20 IPEDS Help Desk
(877) 225-2568 or ipedshelp@rti.org
NCES National Center for Education Statistics
Crosswalk from the IPEDS Human Resources (HR) Occupational Categories to the 2018 Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) System Occupational Categories.

Click or title to browse all subsequent related SOC levels and definition.
IPEDS HR Occupational Categories 2018 SOC Occupational Categories (plus SOC code)
  • Instruction
  • Instruction combined with Research and/or Public Service
  • Research
  • Public Service
  • Postsecondary Teachers (25-1000)
    Graduate Assistants - Teaching Teaching Assistants, Postsecondary (25-9044)
    Graduate Assistants - Research
    There is no SOC Code associated with this IPEDS Employment Category.
    Graduate Assistants - Other
    Management Occupations (11-0000)
    Business and Financial Operations Occupations (13-0000)
    Computer and Mathematical Occupations (15-0000)
    Architecture and Engineering Occupations (17-0000)
    Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations (19-0000)
    Community and Social Service Occupations (21-0000)
    Legal Occupations (23-0000)
    Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations (27-0000)

    Librarians, Curators, and Archivists (25-4000)
    Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians (25-4010)
    Librarians and Media Collections Specialists (25-4020)
    Library Technicians (25-4030)

    Preschool, Elementary, Middle, Secondary, and Special Education Teachers (25-2000)
    Other Teachers and Instructors (25-3000)
    Other Educational Instruction and Library Occupations (25-9000)
    Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations (29-0000)
    Librarians, Curators, and Archivists
    • Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians
    • Librarians and Media Collections Specialists
    • Library Technicians
    Librarians, Curators, and Archivists (25-4000)

    Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians (25-4010)

    Librarians and Media Collections Specialists (25-4020)
    Library Technicians (25-4030)
    Student and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services Occupations
    Preschool, Elementary, Middle, Secondary, and Special Education Teachers (25-2000)
    Other Teachers and Instructors (25-3000)
    Other Educational Instruction and Library Occupations (25-9000)
    Management Occupations Management Occupations (11-0000)
    Business and Financial Operations Occupations Business and Financial Operations Occupations (13-0000)
    Computer, Engineering, and Science Occupations
    Computer and Mathematical Occupations (15-0000)
    Architecture and Engineering Occupations (17-0000)
    Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations (19-0000)
    Community Service, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media Occupations
    Community and Social Service Occupations (21-0000)
    Legal Occupations (23-0000)
    Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations (27-0000)
    Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations (29-0000)
    Service Occupations
    Healthcare Support Occupations (31-0000)
    Protective Service Occupations (33-0000)
    Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations (35-0000)
    Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations (37-0000)
    Personal Care and Service Occupations (39-0000)
    Sales and Related Occupations Sales and Related Occupations (41-0000)
    Office and Administrative Support Occupations Office and Administrative Support Occupations (43-0000)
    Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance Occupations
    Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations (45-0000)
    Construction and Extraction Occupations (47-0000)
    Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations (49-0000)
    Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations
    Production Occupations (51-0000)
    Transportation and Material Moving Occupations (53-0000)
     
    U.S. Department of Education Software Provider Resources Use of Cookies Section 508 Compliance
    Department Of Education Browsers Supported Troubleshooting NCES Privacy Policy