Table 9

Perceived barriers to IPE in school, by private, public, and total institutions

Barrier(No Barrier)
1
234(Major Barrier)
5
Lack of institutional supportPrivate68710
Percentage27.3%36.4%31.8%4.5%0
Public139651
Percentage38.2%26.5%17.6%14.7%2.9%
Total19171461
Percentage33.3%29.8%24.6%10.5%1.8%
Lack of student interestPrivate610420
Percentage27.3%45.5%18.2%9.1%0
Public1012930
Percentage29.4%35.3%26.5%8.8%0
Total16221350
Percentage28.6%39.3%23.2%8.9%0
Faculty resistancePrivate57910
Percentage22.7%31.8%40.9%4.5%0
Public513970
Percentage14.7%38.2%26.5%20.6%0
Total10201880
Percentage17.9%35.7%32.1%14.3%0
Funding limitationsPrivate06565
Percentage027.3%22.7%27.3%22.7%
Public35989
Percentage8.8%14.7%26.5%23.5%26.5%
Total311141414
Percentage5.4%19.6%25.0%25.0%25.0%
Limited participation from other professionsPrivate57352
Percentage22.7%31.8%13.6%22.7%9.1%
Public1215412
Percentage35.3%44.1%11.8%2.9%5.9%
Total1722764
Percentage30.4%39.3%12.5%10.7%7.1%
Lack of classroom spacePrivate75522
Percentage33.3%23.8%23.8%9.5%9.5%
Public108943
Percentage29.4%23.5%26.5%11.8%8.8%
Total17131465
Percentage30.9%23.6%25.5%10.9%9.1%
Academic calendars and schedulePrivate222412
Percentage9.1%9.1%9.1%18.2%54.5%
Public269815
Percentage5.0%15.0%22.5%20.0%37.5%
Total48111227
Percentage6.5%12.9%17.7%19.4%43.5%
Comparable readiness of studentsPrivate56730
Percentage23.8%28.6%33.3%14.3%0
Public5131051
Percentage14.7%38.2%29.4%14.7%2.9%
Total10191781
Percentage18.2%34.5%30.9%14.5%1.8%
Other (please specify)Private00122
Percentage0020.0%40.0%40.0%
Public10025
Percentage12.5%0025.0%62.5%
Total10147
Percentage7.7%07.7%30.8%53.8%
  • Note: Survey question was worded as follows: β€œOn a scale of 1–5 with 1=no barrier at all to 5=a major barrier, please rate the levels to which the following potential barriers have impacted the development, implementation, or maintenance of your IPE efforts.”