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Full-Time Equivalency and Credit Hours
(for Fall Semester in Academic Years 1996-97 through 2005-06)

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1996-97
1997-98
1998-99
1999-00
2000-01
2001-02
2002-03
2003-04 2004-05 2005-06

Full-Time Equivalency:         
 
Undergraduate
28,043
28,743
29,802
30,526
30,579
30,774
30,600
30,641 30,506 30,749
  Professional
509
683
785
881
934
972
993
988 1,028 1,027
  Graduate
4,996
4,830
4,899
5,022
5,081
5,199
5,576
5,842 5,747 5,757
  Total
33,548
34,256
35,486
36,429
36,594
36,945
37,169
37,471 37,281 37,533

Credit Hours:
 
Undergraduate
420,650 431,138 447,033 457,889 458,675 461,601 458,992 459,620 457,589 461,247
 
Professional
7,636 10,246 11,778 13,209 14,004 14,581 14,893 14,816 15,420 15,404
  Graduate 59,947 57,964 58,782 60,259 60,975 62,384 66,912 70,098 68,968 69,084
  Total 488,233 499,348 517,593 531,357 533,654 538,566 540,797 544,534 541,977 545,735

Average Credit Hours per Student Headcount:
 
Undergraduate
14.7 14.8 14.8 14.8 14.8 14.9 14.9 14.9 14.9 14.9
 
Professional
17.7 17.1 16.7 16.7 16.5 16.6 16.6 16.5 16.7 17.0
  Graduate 9.7 9.7 9.8 9.8 10.0 9.8 9.9 9.9 9.9 10.0
  Total 13.9 14.0 14.0 14.1 14.1 14.1 14.0 14.0 14.0 14.1

Enrollment Headcount:
 
Undergraduate
28,567
29,122
30,159
30,835
30,899
30,987
30,908
30,851 30,747 30,875
 
Professional
432
599
706
790
851
878
899
900 924 905
  Graduate
6,157
5,994
6,013
6,137
6,121
6,343
6,757
7,096 6,982 6,932
  Total
35,156
35,715
36,878
37,762
37,871
38,208
38,564
38,847 38,653 38,712

Note: Full-time equivalent enrollment is calculated by dividing total credit hours by 15 for undergraduates, professional, and certificate students, and by 12 for graduate students.

Source: Office of Enrollment Management


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