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Ethnic Code
Format: Character - Size 2
Description: A code to represent the more specific ethnicity of students and faculty. Data is usually reported using the Combined Ethnic Code.
Coding:   10 = Non-Resident Alien
  20 = Black
  30 = Native American
  40 = Asian
  41 = Japanese
  42 = Chinese
  43 = Korean
  44 = Cambodian
  45 = Laotian
  46 = Vietnamese
  47 = Asian Indian
  48 = Thai
  49 = Other Asians
  4A = Hmong
  50 = Pacific Islanders
  51 = Hawaiian
  52 = Guamanian
  53 = Samoan
  54 = Tahitian
  59 = Other Pacific Island
  60 = Latino
  61 = Mexican
  62 = Central American
  63 = South American
  64 = Cuban
  65 = Puerto Rican
  69 = Other Hispanic
  70 = White
  80 = Filipino
  90 = No Response
  91 = Declined to State
  99 = Other Ethnic
Cross-Walk: Cross-Walk to codes used by other agencies.
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