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Table 307.20. Full-time-equivalent fall enrollment in degree-granting postsecondary institutions, by control and level of institution and state or jurisdiction: 2000, 2010, and 2017
State or jurisdiction Public Private nonprofit 4-year Private for-profit
4-year 2-year 4-year 2-year
2000 2010 2017 2000 2010 2017 2010 2017 2010 2017 2010 2017
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
United States 5,025,588 6,635,799 7,309,604 3,241,344 4,382,957 3,256,147 3,235,149 3,435,169 1,258,291 658,887 408,358 176,282
Alabama 111,322 140,235 149,273 48,545 68,677 51,255 22,982 23,758 23,570 19,862 3,138 1,620
Alaska 16,335 20,618 17,187 473 357 0 529 377 1,764 0 0 430
Arizona 87,301 120,269 153,809 85,778 122,717 97,031 7,487 9,139 369,895 160,136 15,622 9,824
Arkansas 57,897 77,384 81,134 21,519 41,223 28,926 14,559 14,284 2,450 152 683 53
California 476,027 582,256 849,801 707,558 858,417 667,052 245,393 265,709 102,012 117,158 78,898 24,332
                         
Colorado 109,844 134,234 164,078 41,322 59,409 35,349 25,447 25,871 49,704 29,924 11,486 7,303
Connecticut 46,826 58,329 58,199 20,934 34,116 27,367 57,013 62,952 3,757 5,569 257 0
Delaware 20,427 23,125 34,905 6,939 9,365 0 10,550 11,199 218 148 0 0
District of Columbia 3,364 3,964 3,163 0 0 0 65,755 68,320 3,789 4,579 0 387
Florida 190,472 484,181 547,249 173,433 78,027 16,516 132,201 150,140 100,670 43,668 39,981 18,751
                         
Georgia 136,069 224,448 261,382 66,571 118,307 61,551 63,327 67,128 37,344 14,899 9,268 5,740
Hawaii 17,015 24,136 22,243 14,996 17,786 13,975 11,244 8,752 1,670 1,441 1,459 621
Idaho 34,125 40,828 39,973 6,807 9,847 12,745 16,641 34,131 1,951 79 777 385
Illinois 164,592 178,192 161,928 186,533 228,507 167,531 190,040 184,417 58,243 33,032 9,379 3,683
Indiana 155,982 194,407 187,607 28,131 66,664 39,413 79,106 79,868 18,546 3,204 9,168 2,774
                         
Iowa 61,763 64,706 72,516 44,717 71,021 52,761 50,088 45,958 107,172 20,743 533 91
Kansas 74,307 84,156 83,837 39,457 53,257 46,766 17,882 18,139 1,420 6,782 1,989 1,042
Kentucky 86,080 105,252 104,747 32,239 65,402 45,613 31,858 36,821 13,585 5,206 5,478 953
Louisiana 126,372 124,062 120,616 27,130 52,670 41,873 23,509 22,967 3,939 56 6,608 4,612
Maine 24,678 25,966 23,519 4,797 11,555 9,901 16,928 19,671 0 600 1,303 208
                         
Maryland 94,929 125,536 140,455 57,367 85,789 65,349 42,957 42,728 5,403 1,822 4,143 2,327
Massachusetts 78,452 97,474 104,696 47,972 65,041 51,065 238,759 250,997 4,181 1,163 2,108 155
Michigan 223,981 257,896 274,530 101,794 155,150 79,754 91,255 59,202 8,772 1,088 1,098 1,143
Minnesota 95,345 114,954 108,078 65,167 89,858 70,905 62,150 59,720 71,988 52,036 2,200 246
Mississippi 56,107 67,989 72,738 47,245 70,356 56,162 13,601 13,617 289 147 2,470 1,385
                         
Missouri 99,187 120,933 122,295 46,793 74,399 55,500 113,252 105,870 17,435 3,894 10,713 3,035
Montana 28,278 32,375 32,001 3,900 7,715 5,018 4,073 3,724 0 0 0 37
Nebraska 44,374 50,013 51,788 20,812 30,680 23,637 27,836 28,736 2,151 566 1,037 67
Nevada 27,631 68,001 69,898 20,468 6,571 5,470 3,028 3,652 6,841 1,512 5,151 3,524
New Hampshire 21,064 26,150 25,044 5,442 9,172 7,117 22,449 67,108 3,898 0 0 0
                         
New Jersey 111,449 144,174 158,445 79,367 125,787 95,969 63,113 63,574 5,993 5,057 1,891 3,665
New Mexico 39,779 52,191 46,730 29,541 49,580 36,513 1,012 1,398 6,612 1,023 3,316 1,319
New York 269,664 328,542 339,696 168,911 242,030 208,449 440,038 446,270 27,670 23,693 21,686 10,148
North Carolina 140,203 193,970 205,709 96,999 158,480 128,926 83,931 87,889 10,987 5,309 2,694 2,733
North Dakota 24,728 35,435 33,410 6,515 4,572 4,621 4,832 4,942 1,154 399 0 0
                         
Ohio 215,993 292,493 277,778 92,749 131,274 89,675 123,493 116,837 13,682 4,587 29,858 8,323
Oklahoma 79,786 102,471 97,778 34,997 44,842 33,519 20,213 21,072 5,434 1,367 4,539 2,528
Oregon 59,588 82,751 86,378 46,099 69,825 54,577 28,591 31,195 5,530 1,520 3,791 770
Pennsylvania 211,132 257,017 249,448 58,759 93,216 69,919 248,139 251,714 17,802 5,161 38,769 12,300
Rhode Island 17,967 21,720 22,494 8,650 10,107 8,343 39,093 38,974 0 0 0 0
                         
South Carolina 74,309 93,512 104,922 41,804 66,813 52,723 31,078 30,100 11,326 5,888 2,621 3,194
South Dakota 23,881 29,247 28,961 4,193 5,746 5,292 7,133 5,696 2,831 1,001 0 0
Tennessee 99,636 125,069 118,444 53,146 64,802 58,061 69,240 74,217 15,154 5,639 12,371 7,499
Texas 358,523 506,279 598,474 268,057 403,005 370,691 110,416 122,491 24,705 14,511 39,172 20,920
Utah 71,982 100,176 113,327 16,454 26,302 15,133 56,824 142,738 11,881 3,783 1,393 490
                         
Vermont 13,581 18,461 17,644 1,845 3,114 2,387 15,710 16,098 615 120 0 0
Virginia 147,370 185,096 196,835 72,913 113,060 92,841 87,912 101,660 37,169 22,509 9,380 3,374
Washington 83,899 143,012 229,406 114,754 109,154 24,848 37,741 36,082 7,050 4,829 5,098 1,702
West Virginia 58,171 64,650 58,845 3,969 15,609 10,464 11,487 7,704 18,867 21,398 2,819 2,224
Wisconsin 130,661 160,463 160,119 56,195 68,908 45,496 53,254 49,563 11,045 1,627 2,134 365
Wyoming 9,665 11,089 10,804 10,588 14,676 12,098 0 0 127 0 1,879 0
                         
U.S. Service Academies 13,475 15,912 15,268 0 0 0
                         
Other jurisdictions 66,376 65,847 26,824 7,200 8,758 6,224 113,458 100,850 9,417 15,124 30,467 16,269
American Samoa 0 0 809 214 1,275 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Federated States of
Micronesia
0 0 0 1,308 2,243 1,645 0 0 0 0 0 0
Guam 2,802 3,074 3,307 777 1,424 1,342 73 47 0 0 0 0
Marshall Islands 0 0 0 166 739 790 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Marianas 0 1,031 1,035 707 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Palau 0 0 0 450 541 420 0 0 0 0 0 0
Puerto Rico 61,987 59,658 19,993 3,578 2,536 2,027 113,385 100,803 9,417 15,124 30,467 16,269
U.S. Virgin Islands 1,587 2,084 1,680 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
†Not applicable.
NOTE: Full-time-equivalent enrollment is the number of full-time students enrolled, plus the full-time equivalent of the part-time students. Degree-granting institutions grant associate’s or higher degrees and participate in Title IV federal financial aid programs. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), Spring 2001, Spring 2011, and Spring 2018, Fall Enrollment component. (This table was prepared January 2019.)

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