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Projections of Education Statistics to 2016
NCES 2008-060
December 2007

Table A-12.  Actual and projected numbers for full-time-equivalent enrollment of part-time students in degree- granting postsecondary institutions as a percent of part-time enrollment, by type and control of institution, and level enrolled: Fall 2005, and 2006 through 2016
Enrollment category Actual 2005   Projected 2006
through 2016
Public, 4-year, undergraduate 40.4 40.4
Public, 2-year, undergraduate 33.6 33.6
Private, 4-year, undergraduate 39.3 39.3
Private, 2-year, undergraduate 39.7 39.7
Public, 4-year, graduate 36.2 36.2
Private, 4-year, graduate 38.2 38.2
Public, 4-year, first-professional 60.0 60.0
Private, 4-year, first-professional 54.6   54.6
NOTE: Projected values for 2006 through 2016 were held constant at the actual values for 2005.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Enrollment in Degree-Granting Institutions Model, 1980–2005. (This table was prepared May 2007.)
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