Table 12

                         CSU Full-time Students by Ethnic Group, Fall 1996

                                             Number


                            Lower      Upper      Under   Postbacca-
   Ethnic Group          Division   Division   Graduate     laureate   Graduate      Total

   African American         6,005      7,632     13,637          480        883     15,000
   American Indian            776      1,530      2,306          114        158      2,578
   Asian American          10,380     19,258     29,638          937      1,524     32,099
   Filipino                 4,110      5,378      9,488          200        264      9,952
   Mexican American        13,339     16,877     30,216        1,405      1,197     32,818
   Other Latino             4,385      6,124     10,509          406        581     11,496
   Pacific Islander           349        670      1,019           29         53      1,101
   White,Non-Latino        26,977     54,779     81,756        6,423      7,487     95,666



   Total Identified        66,321    112,248    178,569        9,994     12,147    200,710
   Unknown                  6,527     14,136     20,663        1,490      1,879     24,032
   Non-Resident Alien       1,928      4,317      6,245          270      1,537      8,052
   All Groups              74,776    130,701    205,477       11,754     15,563    232,794



                                             Percent


   African American          83.5       67.8       73.9         37.6       42.1       68.7
   American Indian           85.7       74.2       77.7         48.7       49.7       73.2
   Asian American            83.4       72.3       75.8         52.1       37.3       71.4
   Filipino                  85.0       69.8       75.6         44.9       39.5       72.9
   Mexican American          86.2       72.3       77.8         43.4       41.0       73.0
   Other Latino              84.7       68.9       74.7         38.3       40.2       69.4
   Pacific Islander          83.1       72.7       76.0         45.3       49.5       72.8
   White,Non-Latino          86.1       70.5       75.0         48.3       37.3       67.2



   Total Identified          85.2       70.8       75.6         46.7       38.3       69.4
   Unknown                   79.1       69.8       72.5         47.7       38.6       65.9
   Non-Resident Alien        84.4       77.5       79.5         67.5       58.2       73.9
   All Groups                84.6       70.9       75.4         47.1       39.7       69.1