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Digest of Education Statistics: 2004
Digest of Education Statistics: 2004

NCES 2006-005
October 2005


Table 169. Enrollment, staff, and degrees conferred in postsecondary institutions participating in Title IV programs, by level and control of institution, sex, and type of degree: Fall 2001, fall 2002, and 2002-03

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                              |       All |       2-year and 4-year degree-granting institutions\2\  |         Non-degree-granting institutions\3\
Level of institution,         |  Title IV |__________________________________________________________|________________________________________________
type of degree, and           |participat-|           |           |            Private               |          |         |          Private
sex of student                |ing insti- |     Total |    Public |__________________________________|    Total |  Public |___________________________
                              |tutions\1\ |           |           |     Total |  Not-for- |     For- |          |         |   Total |Not-for- |  For-
                              |           |           |           |           |    profit |   profit |          |         |         |  profit |profit
______________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|__________|__________|_________|_________|_________|_______
1                             |         2 |         3 |         4 |         5 |         6 |        7 |        8 |       9 |      10 |      11 |    12
______________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|__________|__________|_________|_________|_________|_______
Enrollment, fall 2002         |           |           |           |           |           |          |          |         |         |         |
     Total ...................| 17,035,027| 16,611,711| 12,751,993|  3,859,718|  3,265,476|   594,242|   423,316|  131,078|  292,238|   33,618|258,620
                              |___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|__________|__________|_________|_________|_________|_______
4-year institutions ..........| 10,083,252| 10,082,332|  6,481,613|  3,600,719|  3,218,389|   382,330|       920|       27|      893|      619|    274
  Males ......................|  4,448,793|  4,448,650|  2,872,800|  1,575,850|  1,383,204|   192,646|       143|       11|      132|       84|     48
  Females ....................|  5,634,459|  5,633,682|  3,608,813|  2,024,869|  1,835,185|   189,684|       777|       16|      761|      535|    226
                              |           |           |           |           |           |          |          |         |         |         |
2-year institutions ..........|  6,640,516|  6,529,379|  6,270,380|    258,999|     47,087|   211,912|   111,137|   56,144|   54,993|   16,924| 38,069
  Males ......................|  2,803,976|  2,753,466|  2,639,220|    114,246|     20,224|    94,022|    50,510|   30,863|   19,647|    4,493| 15,154
  Females ....................|  3,836,540|  3,775,913|  3,631,160|    144,753|     26,863|   117,890|    60,627|   25,281|   35,346|   12,431| 22,915
                              |           |           |           |           |           |          |          |         |         |         |
Less than 2-year .............|    311,259|         † |         † |         † |         † |        † |   311,259|   74,907|  236,352|   16,075|220,277
  Males ......................|     92,167|         † |         † |         † |         † |        † |    92,167|   31,709|   60,458|    5,175| 55,283
  Females ....................|    219,092|         † |         † |         † |         † |        † |   219,092|   43,198|  175,894|   10,900|164,994
                              |===========|===========|===========|===========|===========|==========|==========|=========|=========|=========|========
Staff, fall 2001              |           |           |           |           |           |          |          |         |         |         |
     Total ...................|  3,134,008|  3,083,353|  2,136,970|    946,383|    880,586|    65,797|    50,655|   24,820|   25,835|    8,770| 17,065
                              |___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|__________|__________|_________|_________|_________|_______
Professional staff ...........|  2,170,237|  2,132,150|  1,477,953|    654,197|    598,857|    55,340|    38,087|   18,266|   19,821|    5,569| 14,252
  Administrative .............|    156,088|    152,038|     82,811|     69,227|     63,749|     5,478|     4,050|    1,110|    2,940|      678|  2,262
  Faculty ....................|  1,138,734|  1,113,183|    771,124|    342,059|    306,487|    35,572|    25,551|   15,311|   10,240|    1,559|  8,681
  Faculty assistants .........|    261,261|    261,136|    219,475|     41,661|     39,954|     1,707|       125|        9|      116|        7|    109
  Other professionals ........|    614,154|    605,793|    404,543|    201,250|    188,667|    12,583|     8,361|    1,836|    6,525|    3,325|  3,200
Nonprofessional staff ........|    963,771|    951,203|    659,017|    292,186|    281,729|    10,457|    12,568|    6,554|    6,014|    3,201|  2,813
Student/staff ratio ..........|        4.8|        4.7|        5.2|        3.5|        3.4|       5.0|       7.9|      7.0|      8.6|      3.9|   11.1
                              |===========|===========|===========|===========|===========|==========|==========|=========|=========|=========|========
Degrees conferred, 2002-03    |           |           |           |           |           |          |          |         |         |         |
                              |           |           |           |           |           |          |          |         |         |         |
Less than 1-year awards       |           |           |           |           |           |          |          |         |         |         |
   and 1- to 4-year awards ...|    646,891|    354,613|    285,139|     69,474|     12,501|    56,973|   292,278|   71,081|  221,197|   24,465|196,732
  4-year institutions ........|     27,670|     27,535|     11,849|     15,686|      9,017|     6,669|       135|        0|      135|      135|      0
    Males ....................|     12,146|     12,106|      5,448|      6,658|      3,526|     3,132|        40|        0|       40|       40|      0
    Females ..................|     15,524|     15,429|      6,401|      9,028|      5,491|     3,537|        95|        0|       95|       95|      0
                              |           |           |           |           |           |          |          |         |         |         |
  2-year institutions ........|    390,737|    327,078|    273,290|     53,788|      3,484|    50,304|    63,659|   27,565|   36,094|   11,825| 24,269
    Males ....................|    174,252|    147,527|    126,956|     20,571|      2,127|    18,444|    26,725|   13,260|   13,465|    3,647|  9,818
    Females ..................|    216,485|    179,551|    146,334|     33,217|      1,357|    31,860|    36,934|   14,305|   22,629|    8,178| 14,451
                              |           |           |           |           |           |          |          |         |         |         |
  Less than 2-year ...........|    228,484|         † |         † |         † |         † |        † |   228,484|   43,516|  184,968|   12,505|172,463
    Males ....................|     68,073|         † |         † |         † |         † |        † |    68,073|   18,366|   49,707|    4,742| 44,965
    Females ..................|    160,411|         † |         † |         † |         † |        † |   160,411|   25,150|  135,261|    7,763|127,498
                              |           |           |           |           |           |          |          |         |         |         |
Associate's degrees ..........|    632,950|    632,912|    497,132|    135,780|     46,260|    89,520|        38|        2|       36|        0|     36
  4-year institutions ........|    114,585|    114,585|     46,151|     68,434|     34,059|    34,375|         0|        0|        0|        0|      0
    Males ....................|     50,713|     50,713|     18,243|     32,470|     12,871|    19,599|         0|        0|        0|        0|      0
    Females ..................|     63,872|     63,872|     27,908|     35,964|     21,188|    14,776|         0|        0|        0|        0|      0
                              |           |           |           |           |           |          |          |         |         |         |
  2-year institutions ........|    518,327|    518,327|    450,981|     67,346|     12,201|    55,145|         0|        0|        0|        0|      0
    Males ....................|    202,347|    202,347|    169,011|     33,336|      5,857|    27,479|         0|        0|        0|        0|      0
    Females ..................|    315,980|    315,980|    281,970|     34,010|      6,344|    27,666|         0|        0|        0|        0|      0
                              |           |           |           |           |           |          |          |         |         |         |
  Less than 2-year ...........|         38|         † |         † |         † |         † |        † |        38|        2|       36|        0|     36
    Males ....................|         16|         † |         † |         † |         † |        † |        16|        1|       15|        0|     15
    Females ..................|         22|         † |         † |         † |         † |        † |        22|        1|       21|        0|     21
                              |           |           |           |           |           |          |          |         |         |         |
Bachelor's degrees ...........|  1,348,503|  1,348,503|    875,420|    473,083|    441,928|    31,155|         0|        0|        0|        0|      0
  Males ......................|    573,079|    573,079|    373,958|    199,121|    182,572|    16,549|         0|        0|        0|        0|      0
  Females ....................|    775,424|    775,424|    501,462|    273,962|    259,356|    14,606|         0|        0|        0|        0|      0
                              |           |           |           |           |           |          |          |         |         |         |
Master's degrees .............|    512,645|    512,645|    265,695|    246,950|    231,963|    14,987|         0|        0|        0|        0|      0
  Males ......................|    211,381|    211,381|    107,938|    103,443|     96,763|     6,680|         0|        0|        0|        0|      0
  Females ....................|    301,264|    301,264|    157,757|    143,507|    135,200|     8,307|         0|        0|        0|        0|      0
                              |           |           |           |           |           |          |          |         |         |         |
First-professional degrees ...|     80,810|     80,810|     33,549|     47,261|     47,029|       232|         0|        0|        0|        0|      0
  Males ......................|     41,834|     41,834|     16,828|     25,006|     24,888|       118|         0|        0|        0|        0|      0
  Females ....................|     38,976|     38,976|     16,721|     22,255|     22,141|       114|         0|        0|        0|        0|      0
                              |           |           |           |           |           |          |          |         |         |         |
Doctor's degrees .............|     46,024|     46,024|     28,069|     17,955|     17,113|       842|         0|        0|        0|        0|      0
  Males ......................|     24,341|     24,341|     15,281|      9,060|      8,786|       274|         0|        0|        0|        0|      0
  Females ....................|     21,683|     21,683|     12,788|      8,895|      8,327|       568|         0|        0|        0|        0|      0
______________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|__________|__________|_________|_________|_________|_______

†Not applicable.
\1\Includes non-degree-granting institutions and some schools with non-accredited degree programs.
\2\Data are for 4-year and 2-year degree-granting institutions that were participating in Title IV federal financial aid programs.
\3\Data are for institutions that did not offer accredited 4-year or 2-year degree programs, but were participating in Title IV federal financial aid programs. Includes some schools with non-accredited degree programs.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), Spring 2003, Winter 2001-02, and Fall 2003. (This table was prepared December 2004.)