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Table 304.30. Total fall enrollment in degree-granting postsecondary institutions, by attendance status, sex, and state or jurisdiction: 2015 and 2016
State or jurisdiction 2015 2016 Percent change
in total,
2015 to 2016
Total Full-time Part-time Total Full-time Part-time
Males Females Males Females Males Females Males Females
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
United States 19,988,204 5,558,447 6,729,065 3,165,372 4,535,320 19,841,014 5,473,169 6,653,156 3,162,530 4,552,159 -0.7
Alabama 302,959 90,542 115,892 40,216 56,309 304,052 91,869 117,075 39,134 55,974 0.4
Alaska 31,373 6,557 8,468 5,999 10,349 28,446 5,806 6,749 5,768 10,123 -9.3
Arizona 650,422 164,457 244,660 91,612 149,693 608,084 149,951 217,019 90,974 150,140 -6.5
Arkansas 168,402 46,411 59,430 24,463 38,098 167,320 46,023 59,110 24,338 37,849 -0.6
California 2,687,410 667,910 818,054 551,547 649,899 2,700,106 661,379 818,699 558,834 661,194 0.5
                       
Colorado 348,159 93,816 105,584 61,528 87,231 352,296 94,600 106,908 61,372 89,416 1.2
Connecticut 199,666 59,307 69,800 26,728 43,831 198,011 58,734 70,068 26,241 42,968 -0.8
Delaware 60,392 16,197 21,339 8,260 14,596 61,139 16,446 21,321 8,069 15,303 1.2
District of Columbia 93,972 26,278 37,458 11,747 18,489 93,040 25,872 36,932 11,713 18,523 -1.0
Florida 1,083,570 270,475 343,067 188,289 281,739 1,075,496 264,549 341,504 187,721 281,722 -0.7
                       
Georgia 530,711 146,601 198,652 70,961 114,497 532,907 145,623 197,797 72,245 117,242 0.4
Hawaii 69,332 17,359 23,214 11,682 17,077 65,858 16,287 22,053 10,942 16,576 -5.0
Idaho 121,109 28,981 32,314 24,150 35,664 123,796 28,030 31,668 25,865 38,233 2.2
Illinois 802,211 214,990 249,017 132,957 205,247 777,720 208,183 240,803 128,548 200,186 -3.1
Indiana 426,364 126,503 148,446 64,330 87,085 419,203 123,750 144,478 63,917 87,058 -1.7
                       
Iowa 275,106 76,213 83,829 43,214 71,850 266,513 75,093 81,293 42,315 67,812 -3.1
Kansas 219,994 63,666 69,568 37,041 49,719 214,301 61,391 66,095 36,796 50,019 -2.6
Kentucky 255,722 70,099 91,745 38,570 55,308 255,072 68,400 90,230 40,013 56,429 -0.3
Louisiana 245,305 70,076 95,779 30,228 49,222 239,287 67,141 92,618 29,644 49,884 -2.5
Maine 71,719 19,950 24,649 9,647 17,473 72,116 19,652 24,327 9,782 18,355 0.6
                       
Maryland 364,225 88,472 102,926 72,202 100,625 365,667 87,685 102,315 75,129 100,538 0.4
Massachusetts 510,512 161,101 191,497 60,607 97,307 505,723 160,457 191,157 58,698 95,411 -0.9
Michigan 601,462 166,098 186,691 104,866 143,807 583,035 162,282 182,909 101,249 136,595 -3.1
Minnesota 430,466 100,594 131,513 69,307 129,052 422,792 97,357 128,040 68,513 128,882 -1.8
Mississippi 174,183 54,008 79,069 14,489 26,617 172,712 53,831 76,367 15,230 27,284 -0.8
                       
Missouri 409,999 116,191 138,851 61,799 93,158 401,094 110,511 132,960 63,179 94,444 -2.2
Montana 50,799 18,240 18,524 5,518 8,517 50,916 17,920 18,147 5,860 8,989 0.2
Nebraska 136,091 41,017 47,732 19,541 27,801 136,102 40,771 47,380 19,743 28,208 #
Nevada 116,101 27,704 34,891 22,687 30,819 116,030 26,799 35,043 22,651 31,537 -0.1
New Hampshire 123,508 30,442 38,592 19,552 34,922 133,136 30,734 40,044 21,601 40,757 7.8
                       
New Jersey 423,759 132,173 144,337 61,452 85,797 421,377 131,266 143,003 61,159 85,949 -0.6
New Mexico 138,248 31,796 39,032 26,966 40,454 134,607 30,230 37,689 26,360 40,328 -2.6
New York 1,285,406 408,948 491,970 153,161 231,327 1,273,651 403,888 489,750 151,481 228,532 -0.9
North Carolina 562,442 157,195 203,582 77,763 123,902 561,496 157,190 203,582 76,382 124,342 -0.2
North Dakota 53,834 19,049 18,384 7,507 8,894 54,203 19,126 18,456 7,617 9,004 0.7
                       
Ohio 664,623 199,094 227,751 95,138 142,640 658,229 195,677 222,269 95,449 144,834 -1.0
Oklahoma 211,117 63,513 74,226 29,104 44,274 208,345 62,983 73,602 28,609 43,151 -1.3
Oregon 240,649 68,217 81,203 40,473 50,756 236,235 67,050 79,288 40,391 49,506 -1.8
Pennsylvania 736,163 249,176 284,329 76,595 126,063 725,770 245,318 281,327 74,599 124,526 -1.4
Rhode Island 82,292 27,633 34,108 7,849 12,702 83,348 27,555 34,499 8,057 13,237 1.3
                       
South Carolina 249,655 75,864 96,635 27,879 49,277 246,563 74,791 96,087 26,722 48,963 -1.2
South Dakota 53,664 16,464 17,013 7,632 12,555 53,685 16,215 16,749 7,920 12,801 #
Tennessee 323,869 102,400 129,823 35,572 56,074 321,751 100,574 129,330 35,332 56,515 -0.7
Texas 1,579,614 383,195 450,694 309,178 436,547 1,603,259 385,510 454,104 315,155 448,490 1.5
Utah 292,995 96,105 112,062 41,062 43,766 311,534 98,997 124,708 42,299 45,530 6.3
                       
Vermont 43,865 15,844 16,186 4,481 7,354 44,719 15,816 16,470 4,929 7,504 1.9
Virginia 569,752 157,024 190,958 90,093 131,677 557,461 153,607 187,270 87,620 128,964 -2.2
Washington 364,844 115,036 134,501 49,828 65,479 366,162 115,188 136,522 49,318 65,134 0.4
West Virginia 150,897 36,660 40,692 40,454 33,091 146,358 35,486 39,740 38,762 32,370 -3.0
Wisconsin 350,255 102,258 117,363 52,343 78,291 341,859 99,090 114,556 51,432 76,781 -2.4
Wyoming 34,205 9,154 9,573 7,085 8,393 33,365 9,072 9,416 6,833 8,044 -2.5
                       
U.S. Service Academies 14,812 11,394 3,392 20 6 15,067 11,414 3,630 20 3 1.7
                       
Other jurisdictions 247,886 84,172 114,030 20,221 29,463 241,963 81,352 111,727 19,751 29,133 -2.4
American Samoa 1,285 234 471 186 394 1,253 240 462 171 380 -2.5
Federated States of
      Micronesia
2,215 654 786 352 423 2,090 613 857 259 361 -5.6
Guam 6,395 1,679 2,300 1,122 1,294 6,084 1,653 2,268 938 1,225 -4.9
Marshall Islands 995 354 339 174 128 1,008 335 363 167 143 1.3
Northern Marianas 1,157 362 559 86 150 1,038 335 493 77 133 -10.3
Palau 627 181 166 106 174 587 186 175 82 144 -6.4
Puerto Rico 232,891 80,180 108,384 17,959 26,368 227,533 77,492 106,104 17,812 26,125 -2.3
U.S. Virgin Islands 2,321 528 1,025 236 532 2,370 498 1,005 245 622 2.1
#Rounds to zero.
NOTE: Degree-granting institutions grant associate’s or higher degrees and participate in Title IV federal financial aid programs. Some data have been revised from previously published figures.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), Spring 2016 and Spring 2017, Fall Enrollment component. (This table was prepared January 2018.)

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