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Table 251. Total fall enrollment in degree-granting institutions, by level of enrollment and state or jurisdiction: Selected years, 2000 through 2011
State or jurisdiction Undergraduate Postbaccalaureate
Fall 2000 Fall 2005 Fall 2008 Fall 2009 Fall 2010 Fall 2011 Fall 2000 Fall 2005 Fall 2008 Fall 2009 Fall 2010 Fall 2011
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
United States 13,155,393 14,963,964 16,365,738 17,565,320 18,078,672 18,063,037 2,156,896 2,523,511 2,737,076 2,862,391 2,937,454 2,931,076
Alabama 201,389 219,253 268,000 267,870 281,849 274,305 32,573 37,136 42,941 43,870 45,478 44,381
Alaska 26,222 27,903 28,121 29,605 30,779 32,104 1,731 2,328 2,596 2,801 2,874 2,828
Arizona 299,529 456,881 595,335 706,866 673,600 675,037 42,961 88,716 108,910 121,765 121,788 121,949
Arkansas 104,580 129,484 141,881 151,136 157,162 159,909 10,592 13,788 16,493 17,216 18,733 19,372
California 2,012,213 2,135,461 2,384,604 2,464,524 2,443,985 2,419,777 244,495 264,372 267,637 271,055 270,187 266,116
                         
Colorado 220,059 249,616 273,967 296,283 313,434 308,124 43,813 53,056 51,265 55,751 58,591 57,696
Connecticut 127,715 141,332 150,378 156,228 163,291 165,707 33,528 33,343 33,800 35,578 36,093 35,931
Delaware 37,930 43,382 43,576 45,605 46,321 46,942 5,967 8,230 9,512 9,569 9,410 9,574
District of Columbia 40,703 62,888 76,586 83,548 50,330 48,459 31,986 42,009 49,524 53,303 41,662 41,754
Florida 623,071 764,577 853,662 927,044 994,236 1,011,562 84,613 108,085 119,037 126,177 131,233 132,136
                         
Georgia 296,980 372,269 413,469 466,011 499,166 495,187 49,224 54,381 63,112 66,482 69,557 70,272
Hawaii 51,783 57,843 60,698 65,139 68,244 69,595 8,399 9,240 9,406 9,670 9,829 9,423
Idaho 58,644 70,335 72,982 76,666 76,998 82,297 6,950 7,373 7,474 7,784 8,203 7,845
Illinois 623,018 692,401 709,773 746,733 748,965 735,435 120,900 140,566 149,469 154,091 157,924 157,446
Indiana 273,198 312,058 349,102 386,748 403,963 402,172 41,136 49,195 52,854 54,546 55,460 55,652
                         
Iowa 165,360 203,453 254,914 315,000 339,011 328,242 23,614 24,269 31,977 35,631 42,831 43,904
Kansas 156,385 168,065 172,391 183,815 188,336 190,125 23,583 23,687 26,600 27,028 26,523 26,537
Kentucky 164,183 215,536 226,816 245,388 256,912 257,828 24,158 29,433 30,767 32,519 34,190 35,938
Louisiana 191,517 172,908 205,841 219,703 230,332 233,490 32,283 24,805 30,534 32,150 33,306 32,366
Maine 50,728 57,622 60,009 62,013 64,178 62,924 7,745 7,929 7,787 8,157 8,807 9,373
                         
Maryland 221,952 252,964 271,725 289,527 305,358 307,345 51,793 61,187 67,189 69,414 72,609 72,752
Massachusetts 320,012 331,242 354,207 369,133 377,790 376,523 101,130 112,074 122,849 128,157 130,512 132,031
Michigan 480,618 536,745 561,891 593,676 606,367 594,948 87,013 90,006 90,908 92,373 91,758 90,578
Minnesota 254,632 283,616 309,679 331,374 346,751 340,628 38,813 78,085 101,376 110,907 118,585 117,124
Mississippi 123,299 133,642 142,317 153,914 157,464 158,179 14,090 16,815 18,124 19,222 20,733 20,911
                         
Missouri 266,802 304,992 321,054 347,189 366,934 378,424 54,546 69,453 75,355 77,755 77,761 78,573
Montana 38,481 43,403 43,280 47,061 48,476 49,143 3,759 4,447 4,560 4,527 4,836 4,899
Nebraska 96,759 103,581 109,718 116,384 121,420 119,310 15,358 17,655 20,740 22,261 23,262 23,565
Nevada 79,053 99,548 108,077 113,104 116,743 108,998 8,840 11,157 12,413 12,216 12,617 12,015
New Hampshire 51,990 59,081 59,221 61,181 62,447 63,420 9,728 10,812 12,518 13,053 13,147 14,024
                         
New Jersey 284,785 321,118 348,528 368,528 380,059 380,081 51,160 58,640 61,632 63,599 64,032 63,669
New Mexico 96,377 115,048 128,635 138,267 148,076 142,784 14,362 16,289 13,778 14,485 14,576 14,771
New York 839,423 921,458 996,226 1,044,916 1,059,776 1,075,644 203,972 230,623 238,632 244,688 245,819 242,498
North Carolina 358,912 426,106 464,984 502,991 516,504 515,436 45,740 58,286 63,993 65,874 69,538 69,577
North Dakota 36,899 44,153 45,390 48,330 50,003 48,630 3,349 5,236 5,937 6,103 6,900 7,142
                         
Ohio 469,999 529,891 564,461 618,699 650,378 641,793 79,554 86,459 89,124 92,396 94,569 93,233
Oklahoma 157,021 183,568 182,340 195,332 204,230 203,683 20,995 24,485 24,417 25,318 26,343 26,471
Oregon 160,805 174,100 192,991 214,478 220,448 229,335 22,260 25,933 27,483 28,934 29,883 29,726
Pennsylvania 506,948 574,319 610,279 642,832 663,337 651,096 102,573 118,021 130,009 135,291 140,256 136,693
Rhode Island 65,067 70,518 73,158 73,805 73,974 73,949 10,383 10,864 10,735 10,868 11,136 10,695
                         
South Carolina 161,699 185,252 205,417 221,604 231,604 234,149 24,232 25,192 25,278 25,063 25,689 25,853
South Dakota 37,497 43,206 43,997 46,898 50,689 49,205 5,724 5,562 6,447 6,444 7,681 6,694
Tennessee 230,376 243,912 264,236 287,178 302,474 301,485 33,534 39,158 43,374 45,740 49,514 48,790
Texas 905,649 1,093,491 1,169,269 1,282,959 1,361,522 1,387,140 128,324 147,216 157,879 164,909 175,336 177,247
Utah 149,954 182,892 196,389 214,133 228,175 239,189 13,822 17,799 20,835 22,457 23,932 25,207
                         
Vermont 30,809 34,161 36,611 37,944 38,608 38,182 4,680 5,754 6,335 7,031 6,964 6,961
Virginia 325,395 373,041 422,398 460,615 484,908 494,720 56,498 66,125 78,398 84,421 91,102 93,745
Washington 290,292 315,154 330,387 346,378 351,856 336,893 30,548 33,328 32,148 36,154 36,254 35,948
West Virginia 76,556 86,803 105,939 120,070 128,335 137,275 11,332 12,744 19,394 22,414 24,096 25,033
Wisconsin 271,839 296,743 311,898 330,761 341,503 335,230 35,340 38,515 40,977 42,467 42,483 41,373
Wyoming 26,811 31,684 33,410 34,404 35,466 35,330 3,193 3,650 2,526 2,689 2,832 2,762
                         
U.S. Service Academies 13,475 15,265 15,521 15,730 15,905 15,669 0 0 18 18 20 23
                         
Other jurisdictions 174,410 193,766 205,119 213,421 234,281 237,048 20,223 29,399 31,048 30,371 29,956 30,111
American Samoa 297 1,579 1,806 2,189 2,193 2,091 0 0 0 0 0 0
Federated States of
   Micronesia
1,576 2,283 2,457 3,401 2,699 2,915 0 0 0 0 0 0
Guam 4,746 5,850 5,058 5,484 5,857 6,009 469 214 293 271 331 351
Marshall Islands 328 604 689 847 869 989 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Marianas 1,078 967 791 989 1,137 1,046 0 0 0 0 0 0
Palau 581 651 502 651 694 742 0 0 0 0 0 0
Puerto Rico 163,690 179,647 191,604 197,429 218,312 220,857 19,600 28,978 30,574 29,929 29,412 29,545
U.S. Virgin Islands 2,114 2,185 2,212 2,431 2,520 2,399 154 207 181 171 213 215
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 2001 through Spring 2012, Enrollment component. (This table was prepared September 2012.)
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