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Table 304.40. Total fall enrollment in private 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 5,415,361 1,661,816 2,271,750 544,341 937,454 5,258,042 1,595,351 2,203,424 526,928 932,339 -2.9
Alabama 55,509 18,387 22,459 7,760 6,903 53,014 18,595 22,355 6,160 5,904 -4.5
Alaska 2,944 714 1,965 85 180 1,094 225 574 115 180 -62.8
Arizona 289,446 73,078 149,453 17,612 49,303 246,684 58,889 120,794 17,427 49,574 -14.8
Arkansas 18,237 6,777 8,085 1,365 2,010 17,937 6,758 8,202 1,139 1,838 -1.6
California 485,152 159,650 231,302 39,312 54,888 471,174 150,673 225,901 38,097 56,503 -2.9
                       
Colorado 82,331 21,019 30,638 11,141 19,533 79,629 20,700 29,957 9,894 19,078 -3.3
Connecticut 79,900 26,097 33,279 6,666 13,858 80,666 26,110 33,647 6,631 14,278 1.0
Delaware 19,781 3,722 4,611 4,060 7,388 19,323 3,685 4,217 3,801 7,620 -2.3
District of Columbia 88,854 25,249 36,173 10,768 16,664 88,453 24,819 35,792 10,855 16,987 -0.5
Florida 289,180 90,851 119,653 29,827 48,849 278,448 85,849 118,784 28,227 45,588 -3.7
                       
Georgia 112,851 32,590 54,028 8,647 17,586 110,748 30,800 51,705 8,574 19,669 -1.9
Hawaii 13,576 4,131 6,459 1,334 1,652 12,440 3,825 6,049 1,147 1,419 -8.4
Idaho 48,770 9,340 11,853 11,486 16,091 49,129 8,949 11,297 11,808 17,075 0.7
Illinois 293,107 84,290 110,696 31,129 66,992 285,142 81,248 106,850 29,604 67,440 -2.7
Indiana 104,863 37,148 48,786 7,090 11,839 99,622 35,240 46,404 6,454 11,524 -5.0
                       
Iowa 104,101 23,911 32,156 12,835 35,199 95,438 23,021 30,001 12,059 30,357 -8.3
Kansas 40,462 12,234 14,571 6,087 7,570 34,131 10,457 11,364 5,469 6,841 -15.6
Kentucky 49,814 13,501 21,417 4,879 10,017 49,641 12,909 20,700 5,696 10,336 -0.3
Louisiana 33,207 9,986 17,061 1,919 4,241 31,033 9,062 16,169 1,769 4,033 -6.5
Maine 24,311 7,285 10,932 1,755 4,339 24,353 7,260 10,930 1,632 4,531 0.2
                       
Maryland 60,376 17,231 22,221 7,675 13,249 59,917 16,494 21,672 7,878 13,873 -0.8
Massachusetts 288,269 100,907 125,558 23,645 38,159 287,258 100,513 126,526 22,563 37,656 -0.4
Michigan 100,051 26,502 31,795 16,302 25,452 90,263 24,937 29,634 13,964 21,728 -9.8
Minnesota 174,279 31,225 57,257 22,634 63,163 169,554 29,456 54,182 22,074 63,842 -2.7
Mississippi 18,849 4,774 7,879 1,800 4,396 19,507 4,668 7,810 2,064 4,965 3.5
                       
Missouri 161,483 44,579 55,894 24,049 36,961 156,170 41,289 51,920 25,049 37,912 -3.3
Montana 4,864 1,798 2,235 204 627 4,656 1,609 2,245 220 582 -4.3
Nebraska 36,061 11,454 16,053 2,836 5,718 35,070 11,006 15,537 2,716 5,811 -2.7
Nevada 11,683 4,403 6,036 534 710 9,834 3,288 5,221 417 908 -15.8
New Hampshire 80,880 17,031 23,031 14,145 26,673 91,966 17,584 24,639 16,606 33,137 13.7
                       
New Jersey 84,037 31,801 32,886 7,642 11,708 84,287 31,560 32,768 7,615 12,344 0.3
New Mexico 6,905 2,028 3,449 424 1,004 5,569 1,532 2,851 362 824 -19.3
New York 576,163 191,138 240,974 55,114 88,937 572,759 189,319 242,510 54,225 86,705 -0.6
North Carolina 114,387 39,424 52,132 7,675 15,156 111,334 38,615 51,451 6,816 14,452 -2.7
North Dakota 5,643 1,682 2,825 427 709 6,239 1,891 3,023 515 810 10.6
                       
Ohio 162,946 55,079 69,430 13,592 24,845 156,755 53,604 66,086 12,831 24,234 -3.8
Oklahoma 32,109 13,027 14,694 1,818 2,570 30,704 12,603 13,813 1,826 2,462 -4.4
Oregon 42,701 12,871 21,925 2,779 5,126 39,037 11,810 20,292 2,398 4,537 -8.6
Pennsylvania 327,641 113,819 139,789 25,623 48,410 319,425 111,127 137,555 23,672 47,071 -2.5
Rhode Island 40,972 17,065 19,936 1,729 2,242 41,979 17,259 20,312 1,866 2,542 2.5
                       
South Carolina 47,168 15,650 22,351 2,957 6,210 46,268 14,622 21,742 3,017 6,887 -1.9
South Dakota 9,410 2,082 3,111 1,350 2,867 9,380 2,084 3,043 1,310 2,943 -0.3
Tennessee 100,458 34,573 47,659 6,483 11,743 100,463 33,179 47,604 6,729 12,951 #
Texas 191,348 65,513 87,072 16,500 22,263 182,285 61,672 82,258 16,202 22,153 -4.7
Utah 122,306 48,606 67,736 3,097 2,867 136,226 51,512 78,670 3,156 2,888 11.4
                       
Vermont 18,482 8,008 7,103 1,740 1,631 18,983 8,080 7,084 2,073 1,746 2.7
Virginia 175,542 45,984 62,871 25,024 41,663 168,015 43,794 60,588 23,486 40,147 -4.3
Washington 50,880 16,857 24,353 3,629 6,041 50,806 16,468 25,212 3,493 5,633 -0.1
West Virginia 64,555 6,844 8,094 31,397 18,220 61,254 5,954 7,372 30,134 17,794 -5.1
Wisconsin 68,005 19,439 29,774 5,760 13,032 63,417 18,245 28,052 5,093 12,027 -6.7
Wyoming 512 462 50 0 0 563 503 60 0 0 10.0
                       
Other jurisdictions 167,757 54,733 75,972 14,726 22,326 160,454 51,079 72,280 14,712 22,383 -4.4
American Samoa 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Federated States of
      Micronesia
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Guam 70 27 28 6 9 67 23 25 8 11 -4.3
Marshall Islands 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Marianas 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Palau 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Puerto Rico 167,687 54,706 75,944 14,720 22,317 160,387 51,056 72,255 14,704 22,372 -4.4
U.S. Virgin Islands 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
†Not applicable.
#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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