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State Quick Facts: Georgia

Georgia Board of Regents
University System of Georgia
270 Washington Street, S.W.
Atlanta, Georgia 30334
Telephone: 404-656-2202
Fax: 404-657-6979
www.usg.edu



State Population: (in thousands) (CENSUS FY08)
Total:
9,686
College-aged (18-25):
741
White:
5,999
Black:
2,904
Hispanic:
770
Asian:
277
Native American:
23
Male:
4,768
Female:
4,918
  Total Number of Institutions: (IPEDS 2007-2008)
Total:
135
Public:
74
4-year:
24
2-year:
50
Independent, Not-for-Profit:
34


Total Headcount Enrollments: (Fall 06 & 07)
Total (Fall 07):
453,711
Public (Fall 06):
346,138

Independent, Not-for-Profit (Fall 06):

63,562
Undergraduate (incl. AAs & certificates) (Fall 06):
378,947
Graduate (Fall 06):
47,441
First Professional (Fall 06):
9,015
White (Fall 07):
262,953
Black (Fall 07):
143,329
Hispanic (Fall 07):
13,864
Asian (Fall 07):
18,712
Native American (Fall 07):
1,394
Alien (Fall 07):
13,459
Male (Fall 06):
175,913
Female (Fall 06):
259,490
  Total Completions: (IPEDS 2007-2008)
Total:
70,718
Associates:
13,684
Bachelor:
39,040
Graduate:
17,994
White:
43,156
Black:
16,512
Hispanic:
1,683
Asian:
3,030
Native American:
167
Alien:
3,367
Other (not incl. above)
2,803
Male:
27,784
Female:
42,934

Appropriations: (Total SHEF FY 2008 in Thousands)

State & Local
Appropriations:

$2,547,629
  Selected State Reports:
USG by the Numbers
Information Digest

Sources –
Population: Resident FY 2008 Estimate, U.S. Census Bureau
Institutions: FY 2007-2008, NCES/IPEDS Digest of Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education
Enrollments: FY Fall 2006 and Fall 2007, NCES/IPEDS Digest of Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education
Completions: FY 2007-2008, SHEEO-SPRC and NCES/IPEDS, U.S. Department of Education
Appropriations: Educational Appropriations Nominal and Un-Adjusted Dollars from SHEEO-SHEF FY 2008. Educational appropriations measure state and local support available for public higher education operating expenses and excludes appropriations for independent institutions, financial aid for students attending independent institutions, and research, agriculture, and medical (RAM) purposes.

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