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State Quick Facts: Maryland

Maryland Higher Education Commission, Office of Outreach and Grants Management
6 N. Liberty Street, 10th FL
Baltimore, MD 21201
www.mhec.state.md.us



State Population: (in thousands) (CENSUS FY08)
Total:
5,634
College-aged (18-25):
372
White:
3,449
Black:
1,625
Hispanic:
374
Asian:
286
Native American:
16
Male:
2,728
Female:
2,906
  Total Number of Institutions: (IPEDS 2007-2008)
Total:
57
Public:
29
4-year:
13
2-year:
16
Independent, Not-for-Profit:
21


Total Headcount Enrollments: (Fall 06 & 07)
Total (Fall 07):
327,597
Public (Fall 06):
260,921

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

52,590
Undergraduate (incl. AAs & certificates) (Fall 06):
255,933
Graduate (Fall 06):
59,096
First Professional (Fall 06):
4,431
White (Fall 07):
184,070
Black (Fall 07):
91,521
Hispanic (Fall 07):
14,022
Asian (Fall 07):
22,752
Native American (Fall 07):
1,439
Alien (Fall 07):
13,793
Male (Fall 06):
130,566
Female (Fall 06):
188,894
  Total Completions: (IPEDS 2007-2008)
Total:
55,447
Associates:
10,964
Bachelor:
27,218
Graduate:
17,265
White:
31,688
Black:
10,259
Hispanic:
2,070
Asian:
3,888
Native American:
201
Alien:
2,848
Other (not incl. above)
4,493
Male:
22,874
Female:
32,573

Appropriations: (Total SHEF FY 2008 in Thousands)

State & Local
Appropriations:

$1,576,362
  Selected State Reports:
2007 Data Book
2007 Trend Book

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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