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Enrollment by Gender Trends


 

Summaries by Type of Post-Secondary Institution, Fall 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010 and 2012

Public Institutions
  2004 2006 2008 2010 2012
  Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female
Community and Technical Colleges 49,30561,23850,10662,99054,57267,60962,37675,09460,17273,846
State Universities 26,27635,85627,20235,74629,14036,64031,22938,54030,15237,973
University of Minnesota 30,33333,66830,82233,89131,30133,90732,48834,73732,99934,540
Total Public 105,914130,762108,130132,627115,013138,156126,093148,371123,323146,359
 
Private Institutions
  2004 2006 2008 2010 2012
  Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female
Colleges & Universities 23,85337,79324,98739,34725,86340,36726,44741,13925,33339,776
Career Schools 13,86826,1578,35513,9239,84018,06612,13621,46310,10517,054
Online Schools* 13,65336,603 15,338 44,017 20,770 64,226 20,412 64,239
Graduate & Professional Schools 2,1301,9951,9831,9571,7541,7011,4651,6361,3301,520
Total Private 39,85165,94548,97891,83052,795104,15160,818128,46457,180122,589
 
All Minnesota Institutions
  2004 2006 2008 2010 2012
  Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female
 
Total 145,765196,707157,108224,457167,808242,307186,911276,835180,503268,948
Percent 43%57%41%59%41%59%40%60%40%60%

*Starting in 2006, schools that only offer online instruction were separated from the Career School category.

Source: Office of Higher Education