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Table 259. Residence and migration of all first-time degree/certificate-seeking undergraduates in degree-granting institutions who graduated from high school in the previous 12 months, by state or jurisdiction: Fall 2010
State or jurisdiction Total first-time enrollment in institutions located in the state State residents enrolled in institutions Ratio of in-state students Migration of students
In any state1 In their
home state
To first-time
enrollment
(col. 4/ col. 2)
To residents
enrolled in any
state
(col. 4/ col. 3)
Out of state
(col. 3 - col. 4)
Into state2 
(col. 2 - col. 4)
Net
(col. 8
- col. 7)
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
United States 2,192,819 2,158,258 1,765,406   0.81 0.82 392,852 427,413 34,561
Alabama 37,496 31,160 28,165   0.75 0.90 2,995 9,331 6,336
Alaska 2,642 3,915 2,390   0.90 0.61 1,525 252 -1,273
Arizona 42,610 37,006 33,090   0.78 0.89 3,916 9,520 5,604
Arkansas 22,169 19,348 17,624   0.79 0.91 1,724 4,545 2,821
California 262,266 271,669 243,382   0.93 0.90 28,287 18,884 -9,403
                   
Colorado 30,714 31,902 24,171   0.79 0.76 7,731 6,543 -1,188
Connecticut 26,789 32,068 17,724   0.66 0.55 14,344 9,065 -5,279
Delaware 3,849 4,718 2,745   0.71 0.58 1,973 1,104 -869
District of
     Columbia
8,802 2,503 517   0.06 0.21 1,986 8,285 6,299
Florida 111,503 109,789 97,733   0.88 0.89 12,056 13,770 1,714
                   
Georgia 66,830 67,659 57,253   0.86 0.85 10,406 9,577 -829
Hawaii 7,374 8,683 5,862   0.79 0.68 2,821 1,512 -1,309
Idaho 8,901 8,273 5,589   0.63 0.68 2,684 3,312 628
Illinois 76,057 90,456 64,307   0.85 0.71 26,149 11,750 -14,399
Indiana 53,214 45,900 40,350   0.76 0.88 5,550 12,864 7,314
                   
Iowa 30,970 24,442 21,209   0.68 0.87 3,233 9,761 6,528
Kansas 23,728 21,889 18,627   0.79 0.85 3,262 5,101 1,839
Kentucky 32,517 29,320 26,191   0.81 0.89 3,129 6,326 3,197
Louisiana 31,340 28,912 26,094   0.83 0.90 2,818 5,246 2,428
Maine 8,625 9,234 6,072   0.70 0.66 3,162 2,553 -609
                   
Maryland 35,755 43,730 28,253   0.79 0.65 15,477 7,502 -7,975
Massachusetts 62,482 54,966 36,917   0.59 0.67 18,049 25,565 7,516
Michigan 73,745 73,740 65,840   0.89 0.89 7,900 7,905 5
Minnesota 41,180 45,340 32,751   0.80 0.72 12,589 8,429 -4,160
Mississippi 25,820 22,726 21,098   0.82 0.93 1,628 4,722 3,094
                   
Missouri 46,252 43,633 36,803   0.80 0.84 6,830 9,449 2,619
Montana 7,315 6,320 5,020   0.69 0.79 1,300 2,295 995
Nebraska 15,412 14,858 12,442   0.81 0.84 2,416 2,970 554
Nevada 9,607 11,280 8,511   0.89 0.75 2,769 1,096 -1,673
New Hampshire 11,986 11,256 6,388   0.53 0.57 4,868 5,598 730
                   
New Jersey 48,952 75,893 44,738   0.91 0.59 31,155 4,214 -26,941
New Mexico 14,832 14,461 12,542   0.85 0.87 1,919 2,290 371
New York 151,583 148,101 119,445   0.79 0.81 28,656 32,138 3,482
North Carolina 67,246 60,395 53,995   0.80 0.89 6,400 13,251 6,851
North Dakota 7,303 5,125 3,841   0.53 0.75 1,284 3,462 2,178
                   
Ohio 86,520 84,068 71,583   0.83 0.85 12,485 14,937 2,452
Oklahoma 27,893 24,100 21,735   0.78 0.90 2,365 6,158 3,793
Oregon 20,830 18,072 13,960   0.67 0.77 4,112 6,870 2,758
Pennsylvania 107,883 91,298 75,702   0.70 0.83 15,596 32,181 16,585
Rhode Island 13,027 7,667 4,907   0.38 0.64 2,760 8,120 5,360
                   
South Carolina 35,519 29,709 26,706   0.75 0.90 3,003 8,813 5,810
South Dakota 7,062 6,232 4,774   0.68 0.77 1,458 2,288 830
Tennessee 43,794 42,515 36,038   0.82 0.85 6,477 7,756 1,279
Texas 155,451 164,980 145,781   0.94 0.88 19,199 9,670 -9,529
Utah 22,502 17,442 15,970   0.71 0.92 1,472 6,532 5,060
                   
Vermont 7,138 4,478 2,228   0.31 0.50 2,250 4,910 2,660
Virginia 58,821 56,202 45,599   0.78 0.81 10,603 13,222 2,619
Washington 31,647 34,030 25,881   0.82 0.76 8,149 5,766 -2,383
West Virginia 15,067 10,885 9,696   0.64 0.89 1,189 5,371 4,182
Wisconsin 43,974 42,241 34,196   0.78 0.81 8,045 9,778 1,733
Wyoming 4,281 3,459 2,699   0.63 0.78 760 1,582 822
                   
U.S. Service Academies 3,544 272 3  -272 3,272 3,544
State unknown4 10,210   10,210 -10,210
                   
Other jurisdictions 41,389 42,562 41,200   1.00 0.97 1,362 189 -1,173
American Samoa 559 622 559   1.00 0.90 63 0 -63
Federated States of
     Micronesia
653 707 653   1.00 0.92 54 0 -54
Guam 761 935 739   0.97 0.79 196 22 -174
Marshall Islands 239 231 222   0.93 0.96 9 17 8
Northern Marianas 262 279 236   0.90 0.85 43 26 -17
Palau 82 68 50   0.61 0.74 18 32 14
Puerto Rico 38,505 39,067 38,423   1.00 0.98 644 82 -562
U.S. Virgin Islands 328 653 318   0.97 0.49 335 10 -325
                   
Foreign countries 33,388   33,388 -33,388
Residence unknown  
†Not applicable.
1 Students residing in a particular state when admitted to an institution anywhere--either in their home state or another state.
2 Includes students coming to U.S. colleges from foreign countries and other jurisdictions.
3 Students whose residence is in the same state as the service academy.
4 Institution unable to determine student's home state.
NOTE: Includes all first-time postsecondary students who graduated from high school in the previous 12 months and were enrolled at reporting institutions. 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. (This table was prepared November 2011.)
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