Skip Navigation
small NCES header image
Projections of Education Statistics to 2021

NCES 2013-008
January 2013


Table 26.  Actual and projected numbers for enrollment in private 2-year postsecondary degree-granting institutions, by sex and attendance status: Fall 1996 through fall 2021
[In thousands]
Year Total Men   Women
Full-time Part-time   Full-time Part-time
Actual            
1996 249 84 19   117 29
1997 245 89 14   115 26
1998 243 95 14   109 25
1999 255 101 15   114 26
2000 251 105 13   112 21
2001 254 105 12   114 22
2002 259 101 13   122 23
2003 285 103 13   142 28
2004 302 101 13   156 31
2005 304 99 12   161 32
2006 293 93 11   159 30
2007 294 91 12   159 31
2008 331 98 14   186 33
2009 420 131 16   237 36
2010 463 141 13   271 37
Projected            
2011 465 141 14   272 37
2012 469 142 14   275 38
2013 474 143 14   278 38
2014 479 143 14   282 39
2015 483 143 14   286 40
2016 488 144 15   289 41
2017 496 146 15   294 42
2018 505 148 15   300 43
2019 514 150 15   306 43
2020 521 152 15   310 44
2021 526 153 15   313 45
NOTE: Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding. Some data have been revised from previously published figures. Mean absolute percentage errors of selected education statistics can be found in table A-2, appendix A.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), “Fall Enrollment Survey” (IPEDS-EF:96–99); IPEDS Spring 2001 through Spring 2011, Enrollment component; and Enrollment in Degree-Granting Institutions Model, 1980–2010. (This table was prepared January 2012.)

Would you like to help us improve our products and website by taking a short survey?

YES, I would like to take the survey

or

No Thanks

The survey consists of a few short questions and takes less than one minute to complete.