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Table 217. -  Enrollment of the 120 largest college and university campuses: Fall 1996
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Community College of the Air Force\4\.......|Ala.  |  1 |     1 |     2 |     63,123 ||Austin Community College....................|Tex.  | 61 |     1 |     2 |     25,209
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities........|Minn. |  2 |     1 |     1 |     51,388 ||University of North Texas...................|Tex.  | 62 |     1 |     1 |     24,964
Miami, Dade Community College...............|Fla.  |  3 |     1 |     2 |     48,795 ||University of Illinois at Chicago...........|Ill.  | 63 |     1 |     1 |     24,931
Ohio State University, Main Campus..........|Ohio  |  4 |     1 |     1 |     48,352 ||Iowa State University.......................|Iowa  | 64 |     1 |     1 |     24,899
The University of Texas at Austin...........|Tex.  |  5 |     1 |     1 |     48,008 ||University of Kansas Main Campus............|Kans. | 65 |     1 |     1 |     24,874
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Arizona State University, Main Campus.......|Ariz. |  6 |     1 |     1 |     42,463 ||Oakland Community College...................|Mich. | 66 |     1 |     2 |     24,732
Texas A&M University........................|Tex.  |  7 |     1 |     1 |     41,892 ||Texas Tech University.......................|Tex.  | 67 |     1 |     1 |     24,716
Michigan State University...................|Mich. |  8 |     1 |     1 |     41,545 ||Community College of Southern Nevada........|Nev.  | 68 |     1 |     2 |     24,678
International Correspondence Schools........|Pa.   |  9 |     3 |     3 |     40,077 ||Rancho Santiago College.....................|Calif.| 69 |     1 |     2 |     24,611
University of Florida.......................|Fla.  | 10 |     1 |     1 |     39,863 ||Northeastern University.....................|Mass. | 70 |     2 |     1 |     24,579
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Pennsylvania State University, Main Campus..|Pa.   | 11 |     1 |     1 |     39,855 ||Harvard University..........................|Mass. | 71 |     2 |     1 |     24,409
University of Wisconsin, Madison............|Wisc. | 12 |     1 |     1 |     39,289 ||Macomb Community College....................|Mich. | 72 |     1 |     2 |     24,400
University of Illinois at Urbana............|Ill.  | 13 |     1 |     1 |     38,841 ||George Mason University.....................|Va.   | 73 |     1 |     1 |     24,368
Houston Community College System............|Tex.  | 14 |     1 |     2 |     38,493 ||Central Michigan University.................|Mich. | 74 |     1 |     1 |     24,249
Purdue University, Main Campus..............|Ind.  | 15 |     1 |     1 |     36,893 ||University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.|N.C.  | 75 |     1 |     1 |     24,123
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University of Michigan, Ann Arbor...........|Mich. | 16 |     1 |     1 |     36,525 ||California State University, Fullerton......|Calif.| 76 |     1 |     1 |     24,040
New York University.........................|N.Y.  | 17 |     2 |     1 |     36,305 ||University of California, Davis.............|Calif.| 77 |     1 |     1 |     23,931
University of South Florida.................|Fla.  | 18 |     1 |     1 |     36,266 ||Valencia Community College..................|Fla.  | 78 |     1 |     2 |     23,901
University of California, Los Angeles.......|Calif.| 19 |     1 |     1 |     35,594 ||University of Nebraska at Lincoln...........|Nebr. | 79 |     1 |     1 |     23,887
Northern Virginia Community College.........|Va.   | 20 |     1 |     2 |     35,337 ||University of New Mexico, Main Campus.......|N.Mex.| 80 |     1 |     1 |     23,762
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University of Arizona.......................|Ariz. | 21 |     1 |     1 |     34,777 ||De Anza College.............................|Calif.| 81 |     1 |     2 |     23,697
Indiana University, Bloomington.............|Ind.  | 22 |     1 |     1 |     34,700 ||Portland Community College..................|Oreg. | 82 |     1 |     2 |     23,617
University of Washington....................|Wash. | 23 |     1 |     1 |     34,368 ||SUNY at Buffalo.............................|N.Y.  | 83 |     1 |     1 |     23,577
Rutgers University, New Brunswick...........|N.J.  | 24 |     1 |     1 |     33,862 ||University of Kentucky......................|Ky.   | 84 |     1 |     1 |     23,431
University of Maryland College Park Campus..|Md.   | 25 |     1 |     1 |     33,006 ||California State University, Sacramento.....|Calif.| 85 |     1 |     1 |     23,420
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Brigham Young University....................|Utah  | 26 |     2 |     1 |     31,419 ||Georgia State University....................|Ga.   | 86 |     1 |     1 |     23,410
Wayne State University......................|Mich. | 27 |     1 |     1 |     31,185 ||Mt. San Antonio College.....................|Calif.| 87 |     1 |     2 |     22,960
University of Houston, University Park......|Tex.  | 28 |     1 |     1 |     30,774 ||University of Akron Main Campus.............|Ohio  | 88 |     1 |     1 |     22,732
Florida State University....................|Fla.  | 29 |     1 |     1 |     30,154 ||Santa Rosa Junior College...................|Calif.| 89 |     1 |     2 |     22,663
San Diego State University..................|Calif.| 30 |     1 |     1 |     29,981 ||El Camino College...........................|Calif.| 90 |     1 |     2 |     22,657
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University of California, Berkeley..........|Calif.| 31 |     1 |     1 |     29,797 ||Eastern Michigan University.................|Mich. | 91 |     1 |     1 |     22,541
Florida International University............|Fla.  | 32 |     1 |     1 |     29,720 ||University of Missouri, Columbia............|Mo.   | 92 |     1 |     1 |     22,519
College of Du Page..........................|Ill.  | 33 |     1 |     2 |     29,698 ||University of Oklahoma, Norman Campus.......|Okla. | 93 |     1 |     1 |     22,359
University of Georgia.......................|Ga.   | 34 |     1 |     1 |     29,404 ||Santa Monica College........................|Calif.| 94 |     1 |     2 |     22,068
University of Cincinnati, Main Campus.......|Ohio  | 35 |     1 |     1 |     28,995 ||Milwaukee Area Technical College............|Wisc. | 95 |     1 |     2 |     21,903
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Boston University...........................|Mass. | 36 |     2 |     1 |     28,706 ||University of Pennsylvania..................|Pa.   | 96 |     2 |     1 |     21,869
University of Iowa..........................|Iowa  | 37 |     1 |     1 |     28,447 ||Southern Illinois University, Carbondale....|Ill.  | 97 |     1 |     1 |     21,863
University of Southern California...........|Calif.| 38 |     2 |     1 |     28,081 ||University of Connecticut...................|Conn. | 98 |     1 |     1 |     21,805
North Carolina State University at Raleigh..|N.C.  | 39 |     1 |     1 |     27,994 ||Auburn University, Main Campus..............|Ala.  | 99 |     1 |     1 |     21,778
Temple University...........................|Pa.   | 40 |     1 |     1 |     27,979 ||Mesa Community College......................|Ariz. |100 |     1 |     2 |     21,761
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University of Central Florida...............|Fla.  | 41 |     1 |     1 |     27,684 ||West Virginia University....................|W.Va. |101 |     1 |     1 |     21,743
University of Colorado at Boulder...........|Colo. | 42 |     1 |     1 |     27,546 ||University of Toledo........................|Ohio  |102 |     1 |     1 |     21,692
Louisiana St. U. & A&M & Hebert Laws Center.|La.   | 43 |     1 |     1 |     27,505 ||Virginia Commonwealth University............|Va.   |103 |     1 |     1 |     21,681
California State University, Long Beach.....|Calif.| 44 |     1 |     1 |     27,431 ||Pasadena City College.......................|Calif.|104 |     1 |     2 |     21,680
San Francisco State University..............|Calif.| 45 |     1 |     1 |     27,420 ||Northern Illinois University................|Ill.  |105 |     1 |     1 |     21,609
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California State University, Northridge.....|Calif.| 46 |     1 |     1 |     27,189 ||University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee..........|Wisc. |106 |     1 |     1 |     21,525
Pima Community College......................|Ariz. | 47 |     1 |     2 |     27,177 ||University of Virginia, Main Campus.........|Va.   |107 |     1 |     1 |     21,488
Indiana U.-Purdue U. at Indianapolis........|Ind.  | 48 |     1 |     1 |     27,011 ||Orange Coast College........................|Calif.|108 |     1 |     2 |     21,405
City College of San Francisco...............|Calif.| 49 |     1 |     2 |     26,933 ||University of Delaware......................|Del.  |109 |     1 |     1 |     21,380
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State U. |Va.   | 50 |     1 |     1 |     26,645 ||Salt Lake Community College.................|Utah  |110 |     1 |     2 |     21,348
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Broward Community College...................|Fla.  | 51 |     1 |     2 |     26,435 ||El Paso Community College...................|Tex.  |111 |     1 |     2 |     21,340
University of Utah..........................|Utah  | 52 |     1 |     1 |     26,358 ||Cuyahoga Community College District.........|Ohio  |112 |     1 |     2 |     21,051
San Jose State University...................|Calif.| 53 |     1 |     1 |     25,874 ||Florida Community College at Jacksonville...|Fla.  |113 |     1 |     2 |     20,944
Colorado State University...................|Colo. | 54 |     1 |     1 |     25,865 ||Utah State University.......................|Utah  |114 |     1 |     1 |     20,808
Western Michigan University.................|Mich. | 55 |     1 |     1 |     25,699 ||Southwest Texas State University............|Tex.  |115 |     1 |     1 |     20,776
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University of Tennessee, Knoxville..........|Tenn. | 56 |     1 |     1 |     25,517 ||Kent State University, Main Campus..........|Ohio  |116 |     1 |     1 |     20,635
University of South Carolina at Columbia....|S.C.  | 57 |     1 |     1 |     25,489 ||The University of Texas at Arlington........|Tex.  |117 |     1 |     1 |     20,544
University of Pittsburgh, Main Campus.......|Pa.   | 58 |     1 |     1 |     25,479 ||Palomar College.............................|Calif.|118 |     1 |     2 |     20,509
University of Massachusetts, Amherst........|Mass. | 59 |     1 |     1 |     25,422 ||Nassau Community College....................|N.Y.  |119 |     1 |     2 |     20,389
Tarrant County Junior College...............|Tex.  | 60 |     1 |     2 |     25,273 ||University of Louisville....................|Ky.   |120 |     1 |     1 |     20,374
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\1\Publicly controlled institutions are identified by a "1," private, nonprofit, by a "2," and private, proprietary, by a "3."
\2\The types of institutions are identified as follows: "1" for 4-year institutions; and "2" for 2-year institutions.
\3\College and university campuses ranked by fall 1996 preliminary enrollment data.
\4\Estimated.

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 July 1998.)


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