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School Choice in America

More than half of U.S. states offer school choice programs.

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State Program Type Program Name Participation Participation Rate Eligibility Eligibility Rate Average Funding Public Funding
AL Tax-Credit Scholarship Alabama – Education Scholarship Program 5,776 1% 507,430 42% $4,073 47%
AZ Tax-Credit Scholarship Arizona – Original Individual Income Tax Credit Scholarship Program 25,720 2% 1,128,097 100% $1,927 27%
AZ Tax-Credit Scholarship Arizona – Low-Income Corporate Income Tax Credit Scholarship Program 11,653 1% 818,930 52% $1,524 21%
AZ Tax-Credit Scholarship Arizona – Lexie’s Law for Disabled and Displaced Students Tax Credit Scholarship Program 218 <1% 130,002 12% $3,360 47%
AZ Education Savings Account Arizona – Empowerment Scholarship Accounts 1,311 <1% 221,574 20% $13,907† 193%
AZ Tax-Credit Scholarship Arizona – “Switcher” Individual Income Tax Credit Scholarship Program 4,668 <1% 1,128,097 100% $1,089 15%
AR Voucher Arkansas – Succeed Scholarship Program for Students with Disabilities N.A. N.A. 64,500 13% $6,500† 70%
CO Voucher Colorado – Douglas County Choice Scholarship Program 494 1% 63,044 95% $4,572 53%
DC Voucher District of Columbia – Opportunity Scholarship Program 1,520 5% 35,246 29% $8,712 49%
FL Voucher Florida – John M. McKay Scholarships for Students with Disabilities Program 29,776* 7% 379,490 13% $6,846† 81%
FL Tax-Credit Scholarship Florida Tax Credit Scholarship Program 69,950 4% 1,352,118 29% $4,930 58%
FL Education Savings Account Florida – Personal Learning Scholarship Account Program 1,627* <1% 352,879 12% $10,111* 120%
GA Voucher Georgia Special Needs Scholarship Program 3,811 2% 188,257 11% $5,396 59%
GA Tax-Credit Scholarship Georgia – Qualified Education Expense Tax Credit 13,216 1% 1,671,348 94% $3,152 35%
IL Individual Tax Credit/Deduction Illinois – Tax Credits for Educational Expenses 293,813 9% 3,128,369 100% $274 2%
IN Tax-Credit Scholarship Indiana – School Scholarship Tax Credit 11,067 1% 831,144 50% $1,064 11%
IN Voucher Indiana – Choice Scholarship Program 29,148 1% 682,366 41% $3,968 41%
IN Individual Tax Credit/Deduction Indiana – Private School/Homeschool Deduction 52,149 49% 111,872 10% $1,776 19%
IA Individual Tax Credit/Deduction Iowa – Tuition and Textbook Tax Credit 136,937 17% 793,749 100% $111 1%
IA Tax-Credit Scholarship Iowa – School Tuition Organization Tax Credit 10,475 4% 272,855 34% $1,209 12%
KS Tax-Credit Scholarship Kansas – Tax Credit for Low Income Students Scholarship Program N.A. N.A. 101,755 14% $8,000‡ 81%
LA Voucher Louisiana Scholarship Program 7,362 1% 461,628 41% $5,546 51%
LA Individual Tax Credit/Deduction Louisiana – Elementary and Secondary School Tuition Deduction 106,549 N.A. 1,129,437 100% $4,060 36%
LA Voucher Louisiana – School Choice Program for Certain Students with Exceptionalities 311 1% 16,927 6% $2,213 21%
LA Tax-Credit Scholarship Louisiana – Tuition Donation Rebate Program 53 N.A. 461,628 41% $3,726 36%
ME Voucher Maine – Town Tuitioning Program 5,559 N.A. N.A. N.A. $10,339‡ 85%
MN Individual Tax Credit/Deduction Minnesota – Education Deduction 222,021 16% 1,374,436 100% $1,171 11%
MN Individual Tax Credit/Deduction Minnesota – K–12 Education Credit 53,516 21% 247,821 18% $276 3%
MS Voucher Mississippi Dyslexia Therapy Scholarship for Students with Dyslexia Program 116 <1% 13,031 2% $4,701 58%
MS Voucher Mississippi – Nate Rogers Scholarship for Students with Disabilities Program 14 <1% 14,916 3% $5,155 61%
MS Education Savings Account Mississippi – Equal Opportunity for Students with Special Needs Program N.A. N.A. 64,500 12% $6,500 80%
NV Tax-Credit Scholarship Nevada – Educational Choice Scholarship Program N.A. N.A. 322,500 50% $7,775‡ 93%
NH Tax-Credit Scholarship New Hampshire – Education Tax Credit Program 40 <1% 224,766 65% $1,316 10%
NC Voucher North Carolina – Special Education Scholarship Grants for Children with Disabilities 276 <1% 190,091 12% $2,760 33%
NC Voucher North Carolina – Opportunity Scholarships 12,016 1% 859,814 35% $3,812 45%
OH Voucher Ohio – Cleveland Scholarship Program 6,703 13% 47,749 100% $4,678 42%
OH Voucher Ohio – Autism Scholarship Program 2,934 13% 18,726 1% $19,789 177%
OH Voucher Ohio – Educational Choice Scholarship Program 18,842 15% 104,707 6% $4,158 37%
OH Voucher Ohio – Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship Program 3,319 1% 257,295 14% $9,605 86%
OH Voucher Ohio – Income-Based Scholarship Program 3,481 1% 78,787 61% $4,024 36%
OK Voucher Oklahoma – Lindsey Nicole Henry Scholarships for Students with Disabilities 384 <1% 100,798 15% $7,558 99%
OK Tax-Credit Scholarship Oklahoma Equal Opportunity Education Scholarships 709 <1% 755,350 79% $566 7%
PA Tax-Credit Scholarship Pennsylvania – Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program 38,278 2% 1,768,498 56% $1,587 11%
PA Tax-Credit Scholarship Pennsylvania – Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit Program 7,601 5% 140,125 7% $2,312 17%
RI Tax-Credit Scholarship Rhode Island – Tax Credits for Contributions to Scholarship Organizations 411 1% 79,238 30% $3,975 28%
SC Tax-Credit Scholarship South Carolina – Educational Credit for Exceptional Needs Children 1,535 2% 99,530 13% $8,000 84%
UT Voucher Utah – Carson Smith Special Needs Scholarship Program 700 1% 78,270 13% $5,342 82%
VT Voucher Vermont – Town Tuitioning Program 3,585 N.A. N.A. N.A. $14,681 90%
VA Tax-Credit Scholarship Virginia – Education Improvement Scholarships Tax Credits Program 921 <1% 647,181 32% $2,413 22%
WI Voucher Wisconsin – Milwaukee Parental Choice Program 25,745.4 33% 74,420 58% $7,868‡ 71%
WI Voucher Wisconsin – Parental Private School Choice Program (Racine) 1,659.5 9% 13,448 39% $7,868‡ 71%
WI Voucher Wisconsin – Parental Choice Program (Statewide) 994 6% 8,692 15% $7,868‡ 71%
WI Individual Tax Credit/Deduction Wisconsin – K–12 Private School Tuition Deduction N.A. N.A 1,458,482 100% $10,000‡ 90%
AL Individual Tax Credit/Deduction Alabama – Accountability Act of 2013 Parent-Taxpayer Refundable Tax Credits 71 <1% 29,366 4% $2,005 23%
MT Tax-Credit Scholarship Montana – Tax Credits for Contributions to Student Scholarship Organizations N.A. N.A. 256,000 100% $3,100 30%
NV Education Savings Account Nevada – Education Savings Accounts N.A. N.A. 453,942 96% $5,100† 61%
TN Education Savings Account Tennessee – Individualized Education Account Program N.A. N.A. 18,061 2% $6,200† 76%
SC Individual Tax Credit/Deduction South Carolina – Refundable Educational Credit for Exceptional Needs Children N.A. N.A. 99,530 13% $10,000‡ 105%
WI Voucher Wisconsin – Special Needs Scholarship Program N.A. N.A. 123,287 13% $12,000 108%

* Partial Data

† Projected Amount

‡ Maximum Amount

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