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Fall Enrollment

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Total fall enrollment in both public and private degree-granting institutions, 2008.

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2,700,000 - California: 2,652,241 Texas: 1,327,148 New York: 1,234,858 Florida: 972,699 Illinois: 859,242 Pennsylvania: 740,288 Arizona: 704,245 Ohio: 653,585 Michigan: 652,799 North Carolina: 528,977 Virginia: 500,796 Massachusetts: 477,056 Georgia: 476,581 Minnesota: 411,055 New Jersey: 410,160 Indiana: 401,956 Missouri: 396,409 Washington: 362,535 Wisconsin: 352,875 Maryland: 338,914 Colorado: 325,232 Alabama: 310,941 Tennessee: 307,610 Iowa: 286,891 Kentucky: 257,583 Louisiana: 236,375 South Carolina: 230,695 Oregon: 220,474 Utah: 217,224 Oklahoma: 206,757 Kansas: 198,991 Connecticut: 184,178 Mississippi: 160,441 Arkansas: 158,374 New Mexico: 142,413 Nebraska: 130,458 District of Columbia: 126,110 West Virginia: 125,333 Nevada: 120,490 Rhode Island: 83,893 Idaho: 80,456 New Hampshire: 71,739 Hawaii: 70,104 Maine: 67,796 Delaware: 53,088 North Dakota: 51,327 South Dakota: 50,444 Montana: 47,840 Vermont: 42,946 Wyoming: 35,936 Alaska: 30,717  
2,025,000 -
1,350,000 -
675,000 -
 

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Source of Data: Digest of Education Statistics
http://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/

 

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