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New Entering Student Enrollment Trends


 

Enrollment by Type of Minnesota Postsecondary Institution

Minnesota institutions attended by new entering students.

Public Institutions
2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Community and Technical Colleges 31,649 29,818 22,394 23,048 22,739 24,847 22,567 20,752 20,232 19,065
State Universities 8,311 8,151 8,359 9,005 9,215 8,877 8,970 8,733 8,425 8,158
University of Minnesota 8,438 8,025 8,350 8,124 8,007 8,258 8,447 8,317 8,206 8,434
Total Public 48,398 45,994 39,103 40,177 39,961 41,982 39,984 37,802 36,863 35,657
Private Institutions
2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Colleges & Universities 9,163 10,155 10,091 10,474 10,128 10,251 10,453 9,997 10,080 10,026
Career Schools 4,544 9,172 8,268 8,146 6,760 9,460 6,505 5,575 4,987 2,883
Career Online Schools* 33 53 263 854 1,466 534 541 386
Graduate & Professional Schools 0 13 6 15 12 3 10 5 9 5
Total Private 13,707 19,340 18,398 18,688 17,163 20,568 18,434 16,111 15,617 13,300
All Minnesota Institutions
2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Total 62,105 65,334 57,501 58,865 57,124 62,550 58,418 53,913 52,480 48,957

*Starting in 2006, schools that only offer online instruction (Capella University and Walden University) were separated from the Career School category.

Source: Office of Higher Education