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Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity - West Lafayette Campus
(for Fall Semester in Academic Years 1999-00 through 2008-09)
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1999-00
2000-01
2001-02 2002-03 2003-04 2004-05 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08 2008-09
 
Undergraduate         
 
African American
1,052
967
936 989 1,033 1,058 1,079 1,104 1,123 1,081
  American Indian
152
117
123 128 123 137 143 156 157 175
 
Asian American
1,007
1,091
1,207 1,363 1,469 1,547 1,626 1,724 1,726 1,754
  Hispanic American
626
623
625 670 713 746 816 861 900 926

       Ethnic Minorities

2,837
2,798
2,891
3,150
3,338 3,488 3,664 3,845 3,906 3,936

       Domestic Students1

29,018
28,965
28,982
28,807
28,770
28,804
28,981
29,430
29,144
29,401

       Percent Minority Domestic2

9.8%
9.7%
10.0%
10.9%
11.6%
12.1%
12.6%
13.1%
13.4% 13.4%
       Underrepresented Minority Domestic3
1,830
1,707
1,684
1,787
1,869
1,941
2,038
2,121
2,180
2,182
       Percent Underrepresented Minority Domestic
6.3%
5.9%
5.8%
6.2%
6.5%
6.7%
7.0%
7.2%
7.5%
7.4%

Professional
 
African American
26
27
30 30 31 32 34 35 31 27
  American Indian
2
3
2 2 0 1 0 0 1 1
 
Asian American
63
80
73 62 49 34 46 51 68 80
  Hispanic American
14
28
29 30 29 22 20 22 20 16

       Ethnic Minorities

105
138
134
124 109 89 100 108 120 124
       Domestic Students1
773
830
858
882
884
906
887
893
892
874
       Percent Minority Domestic2
13.6%
16.6%
15.6%
14.1%
12.3%
9.8%
11.3%
12.1%
13.5% 14.2%
       Underrepresented Minority Domestic3
42
58
61
62
60
55
54
57
52
44
       Percent Underrepresented Minority Domestic
5.4%
7.0%
7.1%
7.0%
6.8%
6.1%
6.1%
6.4%
5.8%
5.0%

Graduate
  African American
207
199
200 241 242 242 243 246 248 247
  American Indian
24
17
19 23 24 24 21 23 19 30
  Asian American
205
193
186 191 196 193 179 190 227 250
  Hispanic American
147
144
135 145 155 169 167 169 160 175

       Ethnic Minorities

583
553
540 600 617 628 610 628 654 702
       Domestic Students1
3,838
3,618
3,673
3,860
4,099
4,022
4,013
4,081
4,072
4,336
       Percent Minority Domestic2
15.2%
15.3%
14.7%
15.5%
15.1%
15.6%
15.2%
15.4%
16.1% 16.2%
       Underrepresented Minority Domestic3
378
360
354
409
421
435
431
438
427
452
       Percent Underrepresented Minority Domestic
9.8%
10.0%
9.6%
10.6%
10.3%
10.8%
10.7%
10.7%
10.5%
10.4%

Total Ethnic Minorities
3,525
3,489
3,565
3,874
4,064
4,205
4,374
4,581
4,680
4,762
Total Domestic Students1
33,629
33,413
33,513
33,549
33,753
33,732
33,881
34,404
34,108
34,611
Total Percent Minority Domestic2
10.5%
10.4%
10.6%
11.5%
12.0%
12.5%
12.9%
13.3%
13.7% 13.8%
Total Underrepresented Minority Domestic3
2,250
2,125
2,099
2,258
2,350
2,431
2,523
2,616
2,659
2,678
Total Percent Underrepresented Minority Domestic
6.7%
6.4%
6.3%
6.7%
7.0%
7.2%
7.4%
7.6%
7.8%
7.7%

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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