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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
2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Community and Technical Colleges 29,818 22,394 23,048 22,739 24,847 22,567 20,752 20,232 19,065 18,139
State Universities 8,151 8,359 9,005 9,215 8,877 8,970 8,733 8,425 8,158 7,861
University of Minnesota 8,025 8,350 8,124 8,007 8,258 8,447 8,317 8,206 8,434 8,526
Total Public 45,994 39,103 40,177 39,961 41,982 39,984 37,802 36,863 35,657 34,526
Private Institutions
2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Colleges & Universities 10,155 10,091 10,474 10,128 10,251 10,453 9,997 10,080 10,026 9,689
Career Schools 9,172 8,268 8,146 6,760 9,460 6,505 5,575 4,987 2,883 3,344
Career Online Schools* 33 53 263 854 1,466 534 541 386 520
Graduate & Professional Schools 13 6 15 12 3 10 5 9 5 29
Total Private 19,340 18,398 18,688 17,163 20,568 18,434 16,111 15,617 13,300 13,582
All Minnesota Institutions
2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Total 65,334 57,501 58,865 57,124 62,550 58,418 53,913 52,480 48,957 48,108

*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