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Fall Semester Enrollment by Age
(for Academic Years 1995-96 through 2004-05)

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Undergraduate
Age
1995-96
1996-97
1997-98
1998-99
1999-00
2000-01
2001-02
2002-03
2003-04
2004-05

17-19
38.8%
40.1%
40.0%
40.0%
40.6%
39.3%
39.1%
37.9%
37.3%
38.2%
20-25
54.4%
53.2%
53.7%
53.9%
53.9%
55.6%
56.5%
57.5%
58.3%
57.4%
26+
6.9%
6.6%
6.3%
6.2%
5.5%
5.0%
4.4%
4.5%
4.5%
4.4%
Total
27,982
28,567
29,122
30,159
30,835
30,899
30,987
30,908
30,851
30,747
Average
21.0
20.9
20.8
20.8
20.8
20.8
20.7
20.7
20.7
20.7

Graduate
Age
1995-96
1996-97
1997-98
1998-99
1999-00
2000-01
2001-02
2002-03
2003-04
2004-05

17-19
0.2%
0.1%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.1%
20-25
34.5%
32.5%
31.2%
33.4%
34.0%
35.1%
35.0%
36.4%
36.6%
36.4%
26+
65.3%
67.3%
68.6%
66.3%
65.8%
64.7%
64.9%
63.6%
63.4%
63.5%
Total
6,397
6,157
5,994
6,013
6,137
6,121
6,343
6,757
7,096
6,982
Average
29.3
29.4
29.6
29.4
29.3
29.3
29.2
29.1
29.0
29.0

Professional
Age
1995-96
1996-97
1997-98
1998-99
1999-00
2000-01
2001-02
2002-03
2003-04
2004-05

17-19
0.7%
1.4%
1.2%
0.6%
0.8%
0.6%
0.3%
0.4%
0.9%
0.6%
20-25
70.6%
74.3%
78.3%
79.9%
78.1%
78.5%
80.3%
80.6%
81.2%
83.2%
26+
26.8%
24.3%
20.5%
19.5%
21.1%
20.9%
19.4%
18.9%
17.9%
16.1%
Total
306
432
599
706
790
851
878
899
900
924
Average
25.3
24.4
23.9
23.9
23.8
23.8
23.8
23.8
23.7
23.7

Total
Age
1995-96
1996-97
1997-98
1998-99
1999-00
2000-01
2001-02
2002-03
2003-04
2004-05

17-19
31.3%
32.7%
32.7%
32.7%
33.2%
32.1%
31.7%
30.4%
29.6%
30.4%
20-25
50.9%
49.9%
50.3%
51.1%
51.1%
52.8%
53.5%
54.4%
54.9%
54.2%
26+
17.8%
17.5%
17.0%
16.2%
15.6%
15.0%
14.8%
15.2%
15.5%
15.4%
Total
34,685
35,156
35,715
36,878
37,762
37,871
38,208
38,564
38,847
38,653
Average
22.6
22.5
22.4
22.3
22.2
22.2
22.1
22.3
22.3
22.3

Recent Trends in Average Age
Total Distribution of Age by Level for Fall 2004-05
A set of charts representing Recent Trends in Average Age and Total Distribution of Age by Level for Fall 2003 A set of charts representing Recent Trends in Average Age and Total Distribution of Age by Level for Fall 2004-05

Source: Office of Enrollment Management


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