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Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity - West Lafayette Campus
(for Fall Semester in Academic Years 1998-99 through 2007-08)
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1998-99
1999-00
2000-01
2001-02 2002-03 2003-04 2004-05 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08

Undergraduate:         
 
African American
1,109
1,052
967
936 989 1,033 1,058 1,079 1,104 1,123
  American Indian
167
152
117
123 128 123 137 143 156 157
 
Asian American
1,018
1,007
1,091
1,207 1,363 1,469 1,547 1,626 1,724 1,726
  Hispanic American
614
626
623
625 670 713 746 816 861 900

      Ethnic Minorities

2,908
2,837
2,798
2,891
3,150
3,338 3,488 3,664 3,845 3,906

      Domestic Students1

28,584
29,018
28,965
28,982
28,807
28,770
28,804
28,981
29,430
29,144

      Percent Minority Domestic2

10.2%
9.8%
9.7%
10.0%
10.9%
11.6%
12.1%
12.6%
13.1%
13.4%
      Underrepresented Minority Domestic3
1,890
1,830
1,707
1,684
1,787
1,869
1,941
2,038
2,121
2,180
     Percent Underrepresented Minority Domestic
6.6%
6.3%
5.9%
5.8%
6.2%
6.5%
6.7%
7.0%
7.2%
7.5%

Professional:
 
African American
17
26
27
30 30 31 32 34 35 31
  American Indian
2
2
3
2 2 0 1 0 0 1
 
Asian American
49
63
80
73 62 49 34 46 51 68
  Hispanic American
12
14
28
29 30 29 22 20 22 20

        Ethnic Minorities

80
105
138
134
124 109 89 100 108 120
        Domestic Students1
684
773
830
858
882
884
906
887
893
892
      Percent Minority Domestic2
11.7%
13.6%
16.6%
15.6%
14.1%
12.3%
9.8%
11.3%
12.1%
13.5%
       Underrepresented Minority Domestic3
31
42
58
61
62
60
55
54
57
52
       Percent Underrepresented Minority Domestic
4.5%
5.4%
7.0%
7.1%
7.0%
6.8%
6.1%
6.1%
6.4%
5.8%

Graduate:
  African American
182
207
199
200 241 242 242 243 246 248
  American Indian
23
24
17
19 23 24 24 21 23 19
  Asian American
217
205
193
186 191 196 193 179 190 227
  Hispanic American
143
147
144
135 145 155 169 167 169 160

       Ethnic Minorities

565
583
553
540 600 617 628 610 628 654
       Domestic Students1
3,884
3,838
3,618
3,673
3,860
4,099
4,022
4,013
4,081
4,072
       Percent Minority Domestic2
14.5%
15.2%
15.3%
14.7%
15.5%
15.1%
15.6%
15.2%
15.4%
16.1%
      Underrepresented Minority Domestic3
348
378
360
354
409
421
435
431
438
427
      Percent Underrepresented Minority Domestic
9.0%
9.8%
10.0%
9.6%
10.6%
10.3%
10.8%
10.7%
10.7%
10.5%

Total Ethnic Minorities
3,553
3,525
3,489
3,565
3,874
4,064
4,205
4,374
4,581
4,680
Total Domestic Students1
33,152
33,629
33,413
33,513
33,549
33,753
33,732
33,881
34,404
34,108
Total Percent Minority Domestic2
10.7%
10.5%
10.4%
10.6%
11.5%
12.0%
12.5%
12.9%
13.3%
13.7%
Total Underrepresented Minority Domestic3
2,269
2,250
2,125
2,099
2,258
2,350
2,431
2,523
2,616
2,659
Total Percent Underrepresented Minority Domestic
6.8%
6.7%
6.4%
6.3%
6.7%
7.0%
7.2%
7.4%
7.6%
7.8%

1Domestic Students is calculated by taking the Total Enrollment headcount (see Enrollment by Student Level) minus the International student headcount (see Enrollment by International Students).
2Percent Minority Domestic is caculated by taking Ethnic Minorities divided by Domestic Students.
3Underrepresented Minority Domestic excludes Asian American.

Source: Office of Enrollment Management


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