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Projections of Education Statistics to 2021

NCES 2013-008
January 2013

Table A-21.  Actual and projected enrollment in public postsecondary degree-granting institutions as a percent of total postsecondary enrollment, by sex, attendance status, student level, and level of institution: Fall 2010, and fall 2011 through fall 2021
Attendance status, student level, and level of institution Men   Women
Actual 2010 Projected
2011 through 2021
  Actual 2010 Projected
2011 through 2021
Full-time, undergraduate, 4-year institutions 64.8 64.8   60.4 60.4
Part-time, undergraduate, 4-year institutions 65.2 65.2   60.6 60.6
Full-time, undergraduate, 2-year institutions 90.5 90.5   85.6 85.6
Part-time, undergraduate, 2-year institutions 99.3 99.2   98.5 98.6
Full-time, postbaccalaureate, 4-year institutions 49.0 49.0   45.6 45.6
Part-time, postbaccalaureate, 4-year institutions 51.2 51.2   51.3 51.3
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System, Spring 2011; and Enrollment in Degree-Granting Institutions Model, 1980–2010. (This table was prepared February 2012.)

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