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Table 251. Enrollment and degrees conferred in degree-granting women's colleges, by selected characteristics and institution: Fall 2010 and 2009-10
Institution1 State Level and con-
trol2
Enrollment, fall 2010 Degrees awarded
to females, 2009-10
Total Females Percent female Males, full-time Females, full-time Males, part-time Females, part-time Asso-
ciate's
Bache-
lor's
Mas-
ter's
Doc-
tor's
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
Total 85,769 80,352 93.7 2,211 58,667 3,206 21,685 744 12,622 4,893 288
Judson College AL 3 322 309 96.0 6 260 7 49 45
Mills College CA 3 1,589 1,473 92.7 106 1,355 10 118 226 121 5
Mount Saint Mary's College CA 3 2,862 2,564 89.6 178 2,002 120 562 146 336 100 21
Scripps College CA 3 965 960 99.5 3 946 2 14 231
Saint Joseph College CT 3 2,326 2,160 92.9 25 1,040 141 1,120 189 211 0
                           
Trinity Washington University DC 3 2,305 2,106 91.4 47 1,149 152 957 9 105 148
Agnes Scott College GA 3 917 899 98.0 16 878 2 21 173 14
Brenau University GA 3 2,770 2,425 87.5 120 1,361 225 1,064 6 425 250
Spelman College GA 3 2,177 2,177 100.0 0 2,080 0 97 471
Wesleyan College GA 3 690 666 96.5 5 414 19 252 101 33
                           
Lexington College IL 3 55 55 100.0 0 52 0 3 2 15
Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College IN 3 1,595 1,493 93.6 30 629 72 864 6 145 58
Saint Mary's College IN 3 1,555 1,552 99.8 2 1,540 1 12 376
Midway College KY 3 1,606 1,337 83.3 137 917 132 420 93 155 12
College of Notre Dame of Maryland MD 3 2,982 2,581 86.6 73 694 328 1,887 311 302 3
                           
Bay Path College MA 3 2,116 2,050 96.9 21 1,359 45 691 66 283 162
Mount Holyoke College MA 3 2,344 2,340 99.8 0 2,291 4 49 598 0
Pine Manor College MA 3 485 479 98.8 6 470 0 9 4 68 10
Simmons College MA 3 4,983 4,564 91.6 86 2,503 333 2,061 487 859 68
Smith College MA 3 3,113 3,040 97.7 63 2,957 10 83 729 148 6
                           
Wellesley College MA 3 2,546 2,487 97.7 2 2,427 57 60 555
College of Saint Benedict MN 3 2,082 2,082 100.0 0 2,038 0 44 486
St. Catherine University MN 3 5,328 5,096 95.6 111 3,447 121 1,649 192 523 376 35
Cottey College MO 4 307 307 100.0 0 303 0 4 129
Stephens College MO 3 1,123 1,061 94.5 44 857 18 204 0 209 64
                           
College of Saint Mary NE 3 1,070 1,044 97.6 14 829 12 215 74 120 98 20
College of Saint Elizabeth NJ 3 2,112 1,858 88.0 39 718 215 1,140 193 184 7
Barnard College NY 3 2,390 2,390 100.0 0 2,335 0 55 617
College of New Rochelle NY 3 4,812 4,368 90.8 289 3,184 155 1,184 800 296
Bennett College for Women NC 3 780 780 100.0 0 714 0 66 79
                           
Meredith College NC 3 2,132 2,090 98.0 4 1,760 38 330 397 45
Salem College NC 3 1,063 1,002 94.3 26 690 35 312 154 36
Ursuline College OH 3 1,485 1,335 89.9 65 711 85 624 221 97
Bryn Mawr College PA 3 1,751 1,664 95.0 72 1,536 15 128 319 92 13
Carlow College PA 3 2,768 2,369 85.6 141 1,556 258 813 321 210 0
                           
Cedar Crest College PA 3 1,666 1,578 94.7 20 843 68 735 341 33
Chatham University PA 3 2,266 1,914 84.5 186 1,328 166 586 193 289 110
Moore College of Art and Design PA 3 556 552 99.3 2 477 2 75 117 6
Wilson College PA 3 790 676 85.6 24 368 90 308 12 62 9
Columbia College SC 3 1,367 1,316 96.3 25 1,073 26 243 215 140
                           
Converse College SC 3 1,269 1,171 92.3 38 792 60 379 131 124
Hollins University VA 3 1,024 966 94.3 25 810 33 156 162 66
Mary Baldwin College VA 3 1,849 1,691 91.5 67 1,110 91 581 259 46
Sweet Briar College VA 3 760 734 96.6 25 707 1 27 137 6
Alverno College WI 3 2,759 2,708 98.2 35 1,871 16 837 5 342 109
Mount Mary College WI 3 1,957 1,883 96.2 33 1,286 41 597 200 139
†Not applicable.
1 Data are for colleges and universities identified by the Women's College Coalition as women's colleges in 2011. Excludes women's colleges whose IPEDS data are reported together with a coed institution or coordinate men's college. The following institutions were excluded for this reason: The Women's College of the University of Denver; Newcomb College Institute of Tulane University; Douglass Residential College of Rutgers University; Georgian Court University; and Russell Sage College of the Sage Colleges.
2 1 = public, 4-year; 3 = private not-for-profit, 4-year; and 4 = private not-for-profit, 2-year.
NOTE: Degree-granting institutions grant associate’s or higher degrees and participate in Title IV federal financial aid programs.  
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), Spring 2011, Enrollment component; and Fall 2010, Completions component. (This table was prepared December 2011.)
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