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Mobile Digest of Education Statistics, 2013

Degree-Granting Institutions

Undergraduate Enrollment

Undergraduate enrollment increased 37 percent between 2000 and 2010, before decreasing 2 percent between 2010 and 2012. Full-time undergraduate enrollment rose by 45 percent and part-time undergraduate enrollment rose by 27 percent between 2000 and 2010. From 2010 to 2012, full-time enrollment decreased 3 percent, while part-time enrollment increased slightly (0.1 percent). The number of females rose by a higher percentage between 2000 and 2010 (39 percent) than the number of males (36 percent), but enrollment of both males and females decreased by 2 percent between 2010 and 2012.

Table 13. Fall undergraduate enrollment in degree-granting postsecondary institutions, by sex and attendance status: Selected years, 1990 through 2012

[Numbers in thousands]
Year Total Males Females Full-time Part-time
199011,9595,3806,5796,9764,983
199512,2325,4016,8317,1455,086
200013,1555,7787,3777,9235,232
200514,9646,4098,5559,4465,518
200615,1846,5148,6719,5715,613
200715,6046,7288,8769,8415,763
200816,3667,0679,29910,2556,111
200917,5657,5959,67011,1436,422
201018,0797,83510,24411,4526,627
201118,0637,81710,24611,3596,704
201217,7327,71410,01911,0986,635

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