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Fall Enrollment

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

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2,300,000 - California: 2,239,487 Texas: 1,163,132 Florida: 709,593 New York: 675,892 Illinois: 560,411 Michigan: 528,040 Ohio: 475,521 North Carolina: 434,976 Pennsylvania: 404,976 Virginia: 383,121 Georgia: 376,468 Arizona: 331,310 New Jersey: 328,838 Washington: 312,071 Indiana: 296,950 Maryland: 280,603 Wisconsin: 280,394 Minnesota: 256,633 Alabama: 245,040 Colorado: 235,265 Missouri: 228,737 Tennessee: 214,140 Kentucky: 208,970 Massachusetts: 205,820 Louisiana: 203,098 South Carolina: 187,253 Oregon: 181,515 Oklahoma: 178,253 Kansas: 172,640 Utah: 158,037 Iowa: 157,019 Mississippi: 144,224 Arkansas: 140,706 New Mexico: 132,983 Connecticut: 118,694 Nevada: 108,559 Nebraska: 99,593 West Virginia: 88,695 Idaho: 61,190 Hawaii: 53,526 Maine: 48,191 North Dakota: 44,268 Montana: 43,565 Rhode Island: 42,601 New Hampshire: 42,192 South Dakota: 39,743 Delaware: 38,952 Wyoming: 34,426 Alaska: 29,167 Vermont: 25,552 District of Columbia: 5,584  
1,725,000 -
1,150,000 -
575,000 -
 

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

 

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