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Projections of Education Statistics to 2018

NCES 2009-062
September 2009

Table A-11.  Actual and projected numbers for graduate enrollment in degree-granting institutions as a percent of total postbaccalaureate enrollment, by sex, attendance status, and control of institution: Fall 2007, and 2008 through 2018

Enrollment category Men   Women
Actual 2007 Projected
2008 through 2018
  Actual 2007 Projected
2008 through 2018
Full-time, 4-year, public 79.2 79.2   81.2 81.2
Part-time, 4-year, public 98.7 98.7   99.2 99.2
Full-time, 4-year, private 70.5 70.5   79.4 79.4
Part-time, 4-year, private 92.7 92.7   96.4 96.4
NOTE: Projected values for 2008 through 2018 were held constant at the actual values for 2007.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System, Spring 2008; and Enrollment in Degree-Granting Institutions Model, 19732007. (This table was prepared January 2009.)

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