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Table 314.60. Ratios of full-time-equivalent (FTE) students to FTE staff and FTE faculty in private degree-granting postsecondary institutions, by level of institution and state or jurisdiction: Fall 2017
State or jurisdiction Full-time-equivalent (FTE) staff FTE faculty FTE faculty as a percent of FTE staff FTE students per FTE staff FTE students per FTE faculty
All private Non- profit 4-year Non- profit 2-year For-profit All private Non- profit 4-year Non- profit 2-year For-profit Non- profit 4-year For-profit Non- profit 4-year For-profit Non- profit 4-year For-profit
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
United States 1,047,453 950,567 6,272 90,613 381,458 338,855 2,298 40,305 35.6 44.5 3.6 9.2 10.1 20.7
Alabama 5,765 4,628 0 1,137 2,282 1,769 0 512 38.2 45.1 5.1 18.9 13.4 41.9
Alaska 210 139 26 45 75 54 5 16 39.2 35.1 2.7 9.6 6.9 27.4
Arizona 16,539 1,858 0 14,681 6,429 749 0 5,681 40.3 38.7 4.9 11.6 12.2 29.9
Arkansas 3,317 3,118 172 27 1,190 1,091 91 8 35.0 31.2 4.6 7.7 13.1 24.6
California 95,499 80,623 202 14,674 35,660 28,749 78 6,833 35.7 46.6 3.3 9.6 9.2 20.7
                             
Colorado 9,290 5,852 50 3,388 3,568 2,137 15 1,416 36.5 41.8 4.4 11.0 12.1 26.3
Connecticut 26,699 25,943 0 756 9,536 9,268 0 268 35.7 35.4 2.4 7.4 6.8 20.8
Delaware 1,563 1,520 35 8 972 951 16 5 62.5 62.5 7.4 18.5 11.8 29.6
District of Columbia 21,295 20,211 0 1,084 7,455 7,075 0 381 35.0 35.1 3.4 4.6 9.7 13.0
Florida 45,142 35,747 2,389 7,006 15,377 11,660 498 3,219 32.6 45.9 4.2 8.9 12.9 19.4
                             
Georgia 25,276 22,773 284 2,219 9,598 8,493 106 999 37.3 45.0 2.9 9.3 7.9 20.7
Hawaii 1,560 1,383 0 177 631 534 0 97 38.6 54.9 6.3 11.6 16.4 21.2
Idaho 2,605 2,540 0 65 1,360 1,326 0 35 52.2 53.0 13.4 7.1 25.7 13.4
Illinois 57,398 52,348 58 4,992 22,643 20,697 27 1,920 39.5 38.5 3.5 7.4 8.9 19.1
Indiana 20,188 19,203 89 897 6,857 6,452 28 377 33.6 42.0 4.2 6.7 12.4 15.9
                             
Iowa 11,961 10,216 0 1,745 4,904 3,870 0 1,035 37.9 59.3 4.5 11.9 11.9 20.1
Kansas 4,461 3,854 0 606 1,805 1,590 0 214 41.3 35.3 4.7 12.9 11.4 36.5
Kentucky 7,748 6,618 0 1,130 2,912 2,445 0 467 36.9 41.4 5.6 5.5 15.1 13.2
Louisiana 8,072 7,522 50 500 2,962 2,660 26 276 35.4 55.1 3.1 9.3 8.6 16.9
Maine 5,046 4,910 37 98 1,510 1,459 21 29 29.7 29.9 4.0 8.2 13.5 27.5
                             
Maryland 25,158 24,839 0 318 7,210 7,074 0 136 28.5 42.7 1.7 13.0 6.0 30.5
Massachusetts 87,523 87,237 99 187 30,578 30,425 76 78 34.9 41.6 2.9 7.1 8.2 17.0
Michigan 13,372 12,969 0 403 5,456 5,274 0 182 40.7 45.2 4.6 5.5 11.2 12.3
Minnesota 17,145 12,505 31 4,609 7,142 5,086 10 2,046 40.7 44.4 4.8 11.3 11.7 25.5
Mississippi 2,818 2,616 0 202 1,225 1,118 0 107 42.7 53.0 5.2 7.6 12.2 14.3
                             
Missouri 34,082 33,124 34 923 11,463 10,978 17 468 33.1 50.7 3.2 7.5 9.6 14.8
Montana 998 881 115 3 402 361 39 2 41.0 66.7 4.2 12.3 10.3 18.5
Nebraska 5,206 5,100 11 95 2,020 1,971 5 44 38.6 46.0 5.6 6.7 14.6 14.5
Nevada 1,317 810 23 484 623 369 10 243 45.6 50.3 4.5 10.4 9.9 20.7
New Hampshire 10,952 10,930 22 0 3,698 3,683 15 0 33.7 6.1 18.2
                             
New Jersey 17,366 16,106 0 1,260 5,359 4,805 0 554 29.8 44.0 3.9 6.9 13.2 15.7
New Mexico 583 289 0 294 258 95 0 163 32.9 55.6 4.8 8.0 14.7 14.3
New York 155,228 149,704 361 5,163 55,051 52,486 198 2,367 35.1 45.8 3.0 6.6 8.5 14.3
North Carolina 39,129 37,866 129 1,134 12,864 12,359 42 463 32.6 40.8 2.3 7.1 7.1 17.4
North Dakota 1,063 1,021 0 41 396 376 0 20 36.8 48.4 4.8 9.7 13.1 20.0
                             
Ohio 29,498 27,334 165 1,999 11,769 10,702 78 990 39.2 49.5 4.3 6.5 10.9 13.0
Oklahoma 5,355 4,713 61 581 2,057 1,744 18 295 37.0 50.8 4.5 6.7 12.1 13.2
Oregon 7,135 6,760 12 363 2,835 2,664 8 163 39.4 44.8 4.6 6.3 11.7 14.1
Pennsylvania 78,925 75,311 1,005 2,609 27,436 25,548 494 1,394 33.9 53.4 3.3 6.7 9.9 12.5
Rhode Island 10,327 10,327 0 0 3,319 3,319 0 0 32.1 3.8 11.7
                             
South Carolina 7,639 6,040 110 1,489 2,824 2,199 34 590 36.4 39.6 5.0 6.1 13.7 15.4
South Dakota 1,725 1,330 0 395 660 538 0 121 40.5 30.7 4.3 2.5 10.6 8.3
Tennessee 20,272 18,684 80 1,509 7,094 6,300 46 748 33.7 49.6 4.0 8.7 11.8 17.6
Texas 38,092 33,709 186 4,198 15,477 13,525 80 1,873 40.1 44.6 3.6 8.4 9.1 18.9
Utah 11,410 10,669 139 601 5,037 4,636 76 325 43.5 54.1 13.4 7.1 30.8 13.1
                             
Vermont 4,232 4,200 0 33 1,458 1,446 0 12 34.4 37.7 3.8 3.7 11.1 9.7
Virginia 22,348 19,089 73 3,186 8,700 7,055 34 1,611 37.0 50.6 5.3 8.1 14.4 16.1
Washington 9,219 8,276 173 770 3,821 3,416 72 334 41.3 43.3 4.4 8.5 10.6 19.6
West Virginia 3,927 1,720 0 2,207 1,626 587 0 1,040 34.1 47.1 4.5 10.7 13.1 22.7
Wisconsin 15,713 15,392 0 321 5,838 5,689 0 149 37.0 46.3 3.2 6.2 8.7 13.4
Wyoming 60 9 51 0 35 3 32 0 37.0
                             
Other
   jurisdictions
14,423 10,976 65 3,382 6,196 4,793 28 1,375 43.7 40.7 9.2 9.3 21.0 22.8
American Samoa 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Federated States of
   Micronesia
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Guam 12 12 0 0 3 3 0 0 22.3 3.9 17.6
Marshall Islands 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Marianas 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Palau 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Puerto Rico 14,411 10,964 65 3,382 6,194 4,791 28 1,375 43.7 40.7 9.2 9.3 21.0 22.8
U.S. Virgin Islands 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
—Not available.
†Not applicable.
NOTE: Full-time-equivalent staff is the full-time staff, plus the full-time equivalent of the part-time staff. Degree-granting institutions grant associate’s or higher degrees and participate in Title IV federal financial aid programs. Data are for all degree-granting institutions, including those with fewer than 15 employees. 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 2018, Human Resources component, Fall Staff section; and Spring 2018, Fall Enrollment component. (This table was prepared November 2018.)

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