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Table 198. -  Total fall enrollment in institutions of higher education, by control, level of enrollment, and state: 1996\1\
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                      |                Public                                 |                           Private
  State or other area |_______________________________________________________|___________________________________________________
                      |          Undergraduate          |  First-  |          |         Undergraduate         | First-  |
                      |_________________________________| profes-  | Graduate |_______________________________| profes- |Graduate
                      |   Total   |  4-year  |  2-year  |  sional  |          |  Total   |  4-year  | 2-year  | sional  |
______________________|___________|__________|__________|__________|__________|__________|__________|_________|_________|_________
          1           |     2     |    3     |    4     |    5     |    6     |    7     |    8     |    9    |   10    |   11
______________________|___________|__________|__________|__________|__________|__________|__________|_________|_________|_________
   United States .....| 9,905,339 |4,622,497 |5,282,842 |  116,385 |1,068,447 |2,354,078 |2,140,047 | 214,031 | 181,354 | 674,652
                      |___________|__________|__________|__________|__________|__________|__________|_________|_________|_________
Alabama ..............|   173,387 |   99,652 |   73,735 |    2,236 |   20,908 |   19,592 |   18,493 |   1,099 |   1,905 |   1,471
Alaska ...............|    26,462 |   25,711 |      751 |      --- |    1,366 |      829 |      503 |     326 |     --- |     189
Arizona ..............|   227,432 |   76,464 |  150,968 |    1,553 |   24,484 |   15,815 |   14,854 |     961 |     --- |   7,548
Arkansas .............|    79,878 |   52,515 |   27,363 |    1,667 |    7,912 |   10,962 |   10,556 |     406 |     --- |     269
California ...........| 1,518,803 |  398,699 |1,120,104 |    7,910 |   98,194 |  147,789 |  133,530 |  14,259 |  25,494 |  84,444
                      |           |          |          |          |          |          |          |         |         |
Colorado .............|   180,235 |  103,345 |   76,890 |    1,811 |   27,137 |   22,324 |   20,763 |   1,561 |   1,362 |  10,080
Connecticut ..........|    82,015 |   40,975 |   41,040 |    1,143 |   14,430 |   39,816 |   38,260 |   1,556 |   2,264 |  15,693
Delaware .............|    32,995 |   21,124 |   11,871 |      --- |    3,584 |    5,629 |    5,629 |     --- |   1,272 |   1,358
District of Columbia .|     7,105 |    7,105 |      --- |      --- |      351 |   33,899 |   33,899 |     --- |   8,956 |  23,928
Florida ..............|   486,171 |  166,300 |  319,871 |    3,654 |   41,205 |   80,072 |   74,237 |   5,835 |   6,216 |  23,855
                      |           |          |          |          |          |          |          |         |         |
Georgia ..............|   218,359 |  128,088 |   90,271 |    3,070 |   27,855 |   51,808 |   47,350 |   4,458 |   7,152 |   9,755
Hawaii ...............|    41,436 |   15,757 |   25,679 |      456 |    5,478 |   12,002 |   12,002 |     --- |      11 |   2,000
Idaho ................|    42,531 |   34,483 |    8,048 |      546 |    6,315 |   10,063 |    1,941 |   8,122 |     --- |     449
Illinois .............|   482,623 |  142,472 |  340,151 |    4,368 |   45,479 |  122,318 |  118,194 |   4,124 |  12,840 |  53,359
Indiana...............|   190,190 |  152,169 |   38,021 |    3,706 |   27,071 |   56,662 |   53,152 |   3,510 |   1,726 |   6,971
                      |           |          |          |          |          |          |          |         |         |
Iowa .................|   110,374 |   50,990 |   59,384 |    2,830 |   12,719 |   43,707 |   42,653 |   1,054 |   3,633 |   3,758
Kansas ...............|   134,934 |   65,439 |   69,495 |    2,020 |   18,475 |   15,081 |   14,208 |     873 |      81 |   1,759
Kentucky .............|   126,995 |   83,889 |   43,106 |    3,113 |   17,315 |   25,540 |   22,931 |   2,609 |   1,670 |   3,116
Louisiana ............|   151,275 |  123,924 |   27,351 |    2,629 |   20,685 |   20,742 |   19,321 |   1,421 |   3,429 |   4,757
Maine ................|    33,888 |   26,979 |    6,909 |      296 |    3,704 |   15,221 |   13,410 |   1,811 |     417 |   2,119
                      |           |          |          |          |          |          |          |         |         |
Maryland .............|   189,637 |   85,519 |  104,118 |    3,564 |   24,076 |   24,098 |   22,917 |   1,181 |     741 |  18,641
Massachusetts ........|   153,625 |   82,033 |   71,592 |      433 |   19,358 |  161,696 |  154,768 |   6,928 |  13,061 |  62,154
Michigan .............|   393,974 |  194,399 |  199,575 |    6,479 |   58,536 |   73,602 |   71,915 |   1,687 |   3,966 |  10,417
Minnesota ............|   189,171 |   98,462 |   90,709 |    2,696 |   16,673 |   44,916 |   40,270 |   4,646 |   3,527 |  18,279
Mississippi ..........|   103,170 |   48,825 |   54,345 |    1,282 |   10,453 |    9,260 |    8,545 |     715 |     585 |   1,484
                      |           |          |          |          |          |          |          |         |         |
Missouri..............|   168,890 |   96,834 |   72,056 |    2,503 |   17,876 |   71,540 |   67,249 |   4,291 |   7,162 |  22,562
Montana ..............|    34,627 |   28,324 |    6,303 |      227 |    3,146 |    5,001 |    4,170 |     831 |     --- |     144
Nebraska .............|    87,688 |   45,237 |   42,451 |    1,304 |   10,725 |   16,111 |   16,111 |     --- |   1,812 |   1,660
Nevada ...............|    64,848 |   23,911 |   40,937 |      205 |    6,872 |      987 |      963 |      24 |     --- |     555
New Hampshire ........|    32,514 |   22,696 |    9,818 |      --- |    3,851 |   21,914 |   18,045 |   3,869 |     710 |   5,474
                      |           |          |          |          |          |          |          |         |         |
New Jersey ...........|   234,198 |  107,095 |  127,103 |    3,615 |   26,783 |   45,233 |   40,043 |   5,190 |   2,971 |  15,388
New Mexico ...........|    84,667 |   35,855 |   48,812 |      717 |   12,246 |    4,693 |    3,642 |   1,051 |     154 |   1,069
New York .............|   509,053 |  265,237 |  243,816 |    4,679 |   58,750 |  320,393 |  296,017 |  24,376 |  22,743 | 112,252
North Carolina .......|   272,790 |  126,390 |  146,400 |    2,878 |   27,271 |   57,948 |   56,939 |   1,009 |   4,291 |   7,990
North Dakota .........|    33,734 |   25,021 |    8,713 |      438 |    2,593 |    3,640 |    3,365 |     275 |     --- |     149
                      |           |          |          |          |          |          |          |         |         |
Ohio .................|   352,088 |  205,591 |  146,497 |    7,656 |   45,595 |  106,660 |   93,221 |  13,439 |   4,769 |  20,767
Oklahoma .............|   134,805 |   74,202 |   60,603 |    1,853 |   17,723 |   17,863 |   15,826 |   2,037 |   1,248 |   3,763
Oregon ...............|   127,098 |   50,082 |   77,016 |    1,262 |   13,069 |   17,336 |   17,336 |     --- |   2,545 |   3,858
Pennsylvania .........|   293,891 |  190,933 |  102,958 |    4,449 |   36,841 |  231,991 |  165,026 |  66,965 |  11,156 |  43,666
Rhode Island .........|    32,487 |   17,251 |   15,236 |       34 |    4,966 |   29,772 |   29,772 |     --- |     835 |   4,338
                      |           |          |          |          |          |          |          |         |         |
South Carolina .......|   126,001 |   64,982 |   61,019 |    1,923 |   20,439 |   23,507 |   22,193 |   1,314 |     815 |   1,618
South Dakota .........|    24,583 |   24,386 |      197 |      566 |    3,415 |    6,326 |    6,122 |     204 |     106 |     377
Tennessee ............|   171,244 |   92,614 |   78,630 |    2,766 |   20,087 |   43,042 |   41,161 |   1,881 |   2,924 |   6,980
Texas ................|   746,237 |  322,167 |  424,070 |   10,067 |   81,787 |   86,794 |   80,612 |   6,182 |   9,823 |  20,731
Utah .................|   104,747 |   71,865 |   32,882 |      775 |    8,673 |   33,372 |   32,116 |   1,256 |     479 |   3,591
                      |           |          |          |          |          |          |          |         |         |
Vermont ..............|    18,255 |   13,694 |    4,561 |      373 |    1,511 |   12,030 |   11,796 |     234 |     523 |   2,398
Virginia .............|   247,646 |  123,043 |  124,603 |    4,499 |   40,267 |   50,845 |   46,231 |   4,614 |   2,401 |   8,130
Washington ...........|   237,095 |   72,530 |  164,565 |    1,993 |   12,781 |   28,590 |   26,064 |   2,526 |   1,765 |   9,956
West Virginia.........|    62,826 |   56,107 |    6,719 |    1,420 |   10,509 |   10,453 |    9,706 |     747 |     --- |     481
Wisconsin ............|   222,052 |  118,388 |  103,664 |    1,839 |   20,737 |   43,783 |   42,020 |   1,763 |   1,814 |   8,902
Wyoming ..............|    27,563 |    8,820 |   18,743 |      209 |    2,222 |      811 |      --- |     811 |     --- |     ---
                      |           |          |          |          |          |          |          |         |         |
U.S. Service Schools .|    77,047 |   13,924 |   63,123 |      673 |    3,949 |      --- |      --- |     --- |     --- |     ---
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   Outlying areas ....|    73,509 |   61,217 |   12,292 |    1,272 |    5,080 |   91,644 |   82,694 |   8,950 |   1,860 |   8,295
                      |___________|__________|__________|__________|__________|__________|__________|_________|_________|_________
American Samoa .......|     1,239 |      --- |    1,239 |      --- |      --- |      --- |      --- |     --- |     --- |     ---
Federated States of   |           |          |          |          |          |          |          |         |         |
  Micronesia .........|     1,396 |      --- |    1,396 |      --- |      --- |      --- |      --- |     --- |     --- |     ---
Guam .................|     4,986 |    3,034 |    1,952 |      --- |      349 |      --- |      --- |     --- |     --- |     ---
Marshall Islands......|       431 |      --- |      431 |      --- |      --- |      --- |      --- |     --- |     --- |     ---
Northern Marianas ....|     1,096 |      --- |    1,096 |      --- |      --- |      --- |      --- |     --- |     --- |     ---
Palau ................|       332 |      --- |      332 |      --- |      --- |      --- |      --- |     --- |     --- |     ---
Puerto Rico ..........|    61,363 |   55,517 |    5,846 |    1,272 |    4,499 |   91,644 |   82,694 |   8,950 |   1,860 |   8,295
Virgin Islands .......|     2,666 |    2,666 |      --- |      --- |      232 |      --- |      --- |     --- |     --- |     ---
______________________|___________|__________|__________|__________|__________|__________|__________|_________|_________|_________

\1\Preliminary data.
---Data not reported or not applicable.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), "Fall Enrollment, 1996" survey. (This table was prepared May 1998.)


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