2012 Edition

national industry 611710

Educational Support Services


This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing noninstructional services that support educational processes or systems.

The immediate parent of national industry 611710 is international industry 61171: Educational Support Services

Illustrative Examples

  • Educational consultants
  • Educational testing services
  • Educational guidance counseling services Student exchange programs
  • Educational testing evaluation services

2012 NAICS Edition Cross References

  • Establishments primarily engaged in:
  • Providing job training for the unemployed, underemployed, physically disabled, and persons who have a job market disadvantage because of lack of education or job skills:are classified in Industry 624310, Vocational Rehabilitation Services; and
  • Conducting research and analyses in cognitive development:are classified in Industry 541720, Research and Development in the Social Sciences and Humanities.


The NAICS editions in which this code was present are indicated below. In the event that a code was changed from the prior edition the equivalent value in that edition is provided for reference.

Edition Value
2002 611710 -
2007 611710 -
2012 611710 -
2017 611710 -

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 611710, Educational Support Services:

  1. audio visual aid dealer wholesale
  2. audio visual aid store
  3. business consulting service not otherwise classified
  4. career consultant including resume writing
  5. career consultant including resume writing no placement agency
  6. consultant educational
  7. consultant not otherwise classified
  8. consultant training and development
  9. education consulting
  10. educational service
  11. educational support service
  12. employment agency career counseling and outplacement company
  13. learning center test prep and test administration
  14. life or career or executive coaching
  15. other consulting service
  16. school and educational service not otherwise classified
  17. school dormitory facility
  18. school dormitory facility nfp
  19. special event school level 1
  20. special event school level 2
  21. special event school level 3
  22. vocational counseling except rehabilitation counseling


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