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Projections of Education Statistics to 2018

NCES 2009-062
September 2009

Table A-12.  Table A-12. Actual and projected numbers for full-time-equivalent enrollment of part-time students in degree-granting institutions as a percent of part-time enrollment, by type and control of institution, and level enrolled: Fall 2007, and 2008 through 2018

Enrollment category Actual 2007   Projected
2008 through 2018
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   59.9
Private, 4-year, first-professional 54.6   54.6
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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