Table 18                                                                                            
           Age of Students Granted a Degree, Systemwide, 1995-96*                                                                    
                                                                                                                                     
    Age                                                                                                                              
  Category       Sex    Bachelor's    Master's    Doctoral       Total 
                                                              
                                                                                                                                     
  Under 19       Men             0           1           0           1                                                               
                 Women           2           0           0           2                                                               
                 Total           2           1           0           3                                                               

  19             Men             2           1           0           3                                                               
                 Women           4           0           0           4                                                               
                 Total           6           1           0           7                                                               

  20             Men             8           0           0           8                                                               
                 Women          23           0           0          23                                                               
                 Total          31           0           0          31                                                               

  21             Men            65           0           0          65                                                               
                 Women         203           4           0         207                                                               
                 Total         268           4           0         272                                                               

  22             Men         1,032           9           0       1,041                                                               
                 Women       2,606           1           0       2,607                                                               
                 Total       3,638          10           0       3,648                                                               

  23             Men         3,062          22           0       3,084                                                               
                 Women       5,008          43           0       5,051                                                               
                 Total       8,070          65           0       8,135                                                               

  24             Men         3,787          83           0       3,870                                                               
                 Women       4,459         175           0       4,634                                                               
                 Total       8,246         258           0       8,504                                                               

  25-29          Men         9,633       1,390           5      11,028                                                               
                 Women       9,569       2,258           1      11,828                                                               
                 Total      19,202       3,648           6      22,856

  30-34          Men         2,762       1,399           4       4,165                                                               
                 Women       2,962       1,488           4       4,454                                                               
                 Total       5,724       2,887           8       8,619                                                               



                          Table 18 (continued)                                                                                            
           Age of Students Granted a Degree, Systemwide, 1995-96*                                                                    
                                                                                                                                     
    Age                                                                                                                              
  Category       Sex    Bachelor's    Master's    Doctoral       Total 


  35-59          Men         2,452       1,904           7       4,363                                                               
                 Women       4,898       3,170           9       8,077                                                               
                 Total       7,350       5,074          16      12,440                                                               

  Over 59        Men            40          32           0          72                                                               
                 Women          74          74           0         148                                                               
                 Total         114         106           0         220                                                               

  Unknown        Men            40          19           0          59                                                               
                 Women          39          26           0          65                                                               
                 Total          79          45           0         124                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
  All Ages       Men        22,883       4,860          16      27,759                                                               
                 Women      29,847       7,239          14      37,100                                                               
                 Total      52,730      12,099          30      64,859 
                                                              
                                                                                                                                     


  Mean           Men          27.5        34.4        35.5        28.7                                                               
                 Women        28.2        35.4        40.1        29.6                                                               
                 Total        27.9        35.0        37.6        29.2                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
  Median         Men            26          33          33          26                                                               
                 Women          25          33          40          26                                                               
                 Total          25          33          36          26                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
  Range          Men         19-96       16-84       27-48       16-96                                                               
                 Women       17-77       21-94       27-57       17-94                                                               
                 Total       17-96       16-94       27-57       16-96                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
  *Reported ages only