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Enrollment by Gender Trends


 

Summaries by Type of Post-Secondary Institution, Fall 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011 and 2013

Public Institutions
2005 2007 2009 2011 2013
Men Women Men Women Men Women Men Women Men Women
State Colleges48,68561,53852,62765,18260,71572,77460,45273,98057,65671686
State Universities26,65935,74428,39236,22730,48037,88130,93938,60829,64337,935
University of Minnesota30,55333,81430,98833,83332,19734,32133,11635,09832,80734,301
Total Public75,34497,282111,997135,242123,392144,976124,507147,686120,106143,922
Private Institutions
2005 2007 2009 2011 2013
Men Women Men Women Men Women Men Women Men Women
Colleges & Universities24,40738,56625,60040,19526,10740,25625,58239,80425,24939,664
Career Schools17,78138,1258,59815,18012,88323,38410,21618,8857,73913,846
Graduate & Professional Schools2,0701,8991,7851,8011,5251,5671,3981,4191,2671,469
Total Private44,25878,59035,98357,17640,51565,20737,19660,10834,25554,979
All Minnesota Institutions
2005 2007 2009 2011 2013
Men Women Men Women Men Women Men Women Men Women
Total119,602175,872147,980192,418163,907210,183161,703207,794154,361198,901
Percent40%60%43%57%44%56%44%56%44%56%
Capella and Walden Universities Only*10,29625,73413,67037,25117,64452,93420,26563,62219,83863,944
Percent29%71%27%73%25%75%24%76%24%76%

*Two private online only universities with headquarters in Minnesota that report their nationwide enrollment.

Source: Office of Higher Education