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Age Enrollment Trends


 

Enrollment by Type of Minnesota Postsecondary Institution, Fall 2004 to Fall 2013

Includes undergraduate and graduate students.

State Colleges
Ages 19 and YoungerAges 20 to 24Ages 25 to 34Ages 35 and OlderUnknown AgeTotal
200430,68135,39521,39220,1364,978112,582
200531,65035,72721,54718,9254,262112,111
200632,81436,05222,79818,9474,005114,616
200733,89837,50424,79219,3113,821119,326
200834,56339,20827,32320,0872,597123,778
200935,23842,34531,70223,943996134,224
201035,19142,70834,43524,870802138,006
201134,51841,22134,16524,579672135,155
201235,68340,62833,81724,129539134,796
201336,04439,17531,86522,470494130,048
State Universities
Ages 19 and YoungerAges 20 to 24Ages 25 to 34Ages 35 and OlderUnknown AgeTotal
200416,44329,7509,4056,1381,80663,542
200516,66929,9239,4825,9021,67863,654
200617,00529,9459,4905,9831,36263,785
200718,30029,9289,8275,8011,49265,348
200819,20030,10210,1215,6761,40366,502
200919,71030,55111,2366,50158468,582
201019,90230,83011,9966,84451370,085
201120,41530,27211,9306,76843169,816
201220,19729,43312,0786,69433668,738
201320,41628,67012,0026,70820167,997
University of Minnesota-all campuses
Ages 19 and YoungerAges 20 to 24Ages 25 to 34Ages 35 and OlderUnknown AgeTotal
200415,03628,68115,1036,25617165,247
200515,09828,81315,1836,24015565,489
200615,45928,84915,1906,13811765,753
200715,36229,23915,2536,12511766,096
200815,53229,16215,5425,9869066,312
200915,67230,12415,7895,7186167,364
201015,96630,83415,6915,3736867,932
201117,12831,37015,4605,2313169,220
201216,94831,14115,1195,1822668,416
201317,33930,96314,6994,9994668,046
Private Colleges & Universities
Ages 19 and YoungerAges 20 to 24Ages 25 to 34Ages 35 and OlderUnknown AgeTotal
200415,05325,87610,7189,2421,02361,912
200515,55726,21810,6189,1581,51663,067
200616,05026,59911,3219,75371064,433
200716,26027,10712,0559,96555865,945
200816,42727,49412,1029,68958066,292
200916,65327,27712,2129,65373566,530
201017,03627,35112,7179,92861967,651
201116,91827,01911,9189,09650665,457
201216,80226,68811,4869,1631,03365,172
201316,32126,77711,7789,44864864,972
Private Career Schools
Ages 19 and YoungerAges 20 to 24Ages 25 to 34Ages 35 and OlderUnknown AgeTotal
20042,3476,81513,09517,6101,10040,967
20053,4099,14418,28524,65096756,455
2006*3,5958,2966,5313,891 1,03023,343
20073,5348,6607,3574,0621,91425,527
20083,9149,9169,9075,9161,61431,267
20094,06611,65912,8088,07542537,033
20103,47910,07511,7587,4821,23334,027
20112,7348,60510,6226,78769729,445
20122,2798,2889,9436,48417927,173
20132,0866,6807,8125,14612721,851
Private Graduate & Professional Schools
Ages 19 and YoungerAges 20 to 24Ages 25 to 34Ages 35 and OlderUnknown AgeTotal
2004158291,6541,4971374,132
2005199861,8041,271494,129
200679821,8491,229364,103
2007177691,6101,170233,589
2008116921,5701,168153,456
200947401,440898103,092
2010127641,439873133,101
201197231,33174952,817
201277241,32279522,850
201356551,26580842,737
Total
Ages 19 and YoungerAges 20 to 24Ages 25 to 34Ages 35 and OlderUnknown AgeTotal
200479,575127,34671,36760,8799,215348,382
200582,402130,81176,91966,1468,627364,905
200685,035132,45884,08576,4818,546386,605
200787,499135,29588,67377,2578,335397,059
200889,914139,22997,29184,6456,556417,635
200991,512145,681110,31598,9123,117449,537
201091,854145,845117,993108,5783,444467,714
201191,910142,024113,778107,0892,464457,265
201292,031139,804111,426107,6412,205453,107
201392,211132,92079,42149,5791,520355,651
Private Career Online Schools*
Ages 19 and YoungerAges 20 to 24Ages 25 to 34Ages 35 and OlderUnknown AgeTotal
2006 105 1,735 16,906 30,540 1,286 50,572
20071282,08817,77930,82341051,228
20082672,65520,72636,12325760,028
20091692,98525,12844,12430672,712
20102683,28329,95753,20819686,912
20111882,81428,35253,87912285,355
20121152,90227,66155,1949085,962
20131582,86627,45254,4168984,981

*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