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State Quick Facts: Louisiana

Louisiana Board of Regents
Mailing:
P.O. Box 3677
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70821-3677
Street:
1201 North Third Street, Suite 6-200
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Telephone: 225-342-4253
Fax: 225-342-9318 or 225-342-6926
www.regents.state.la.us/



State Population: (in thousands) (CENSUS FY08)
Total:
4,411
College-aged (18-25):
311
White:
2,825
Black:
1,405
Hispanic:
149
Asian:
65
Native American:
28
Male:
2,140
Female:
2,271
  Total Number of Institutions: (IPEDS 2007-2008)
Total:
84
Public:
52
4-year:
17
2-year:
35
Independent, Not-for-Profit:
10


Total Headcount Enrollments: (Fall 06 & 07)
Total (Fall 07):
224,754
Public (Fall 06):
192,554

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

24,630
Undergraduate (incl. AAs & certificates) (Fall 06):
194,567
Graduate (Fall 06):
23,494
First Professional (Fall 06):
6,086
White (Fall 07):
139,707
Black (Fall 07):
66,282
Hispanic (Fall 07):
5,959
Asian (Fall 07):
5,193
Native American (Fall 07):
1,630
Alien (Fall 07):
5,983
Male (Fall 06):
90,358
Female (Fall 06):
133,789
  Total Completions: (IPEDS 2007-2008)
Total:
34,471
Associates:
5,011
Bachelor:
21,216
Graduate:
8,244
White:
22,589
Black:
7,482
Hispanic:
856
Asian:
741
Native American:
204
Alien:
1,468
Other (not incl. above)
1,131
Male:
13,567
Female:
20,904

Appropriations: (Total SHEF FY 2008 in Thousands)

State & Local
Appropriations:

$1,284,529
  Selected State Reports:
Data

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.

This is a product of the SHEEO/NCES Network.
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