Table 18                                                                                            
           Age of Students Granted a Degree, Systemwide, 1998-99*                                                                    
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
    Age                                                                                                                              
  Category       Sex    Bachelor's    Master's    Doctoral       Total                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
  Under 19       Men             4           0           0           4                                                               
                 Women           3           0           0           3                                                               
                 Total           7           0           0           7                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
  19             Men             3           0           0           3                                                               
                 Women           4           0           0           4                                                               
                 Total           7           0           0           7                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
  20             Men            12           0           0          12                                                               
                 Women          28           1           0          29                                                               
                 Total          40           1           0          41                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
  21             Men            94           1           0          95                                                               
                 Women         243           0           0         243                                                               
                 Total         337           1           0         338                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
  22             Men         1,067           4           0       1,071                                                               
                 Women       3,205          10           0       3,215                                                               
                 Total       4,272          14           0       4,286                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
  23             Men         3,092          21           0       3,113                                                               
                 Women       5,460          49           0       5,509                                                               
                 Total       8,552          70           0       8,622                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
  24             Men         3,458         109           0       3,567                                                               
                 Women       4,707         218           1       4,926                                                               
                 Total       8,165         327           1       8,493                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
  25-29          Men         9,272       1,462           3      10,737                                                               
                 Women      10,063       2,740           0      12,803                                                               
                 Total      19,335       4,202           3      23,540                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
  30-34          Men         2,917       1,406           6       4,329                                                               
                 Women       3,258       1,940           7       5,205                                                               
                 Total       6,175       3,346          13       9,534                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
  35-59          Men         2,626       2,019          11       4,656                                                               
                 Women       5,171       3,592           9       8,772                                                               
                 Total       7,797       5,611          20      13,428                                                               
                                                                                                                                     

                                  Table 18                                                                                            
           Age of Students Granted a Degree, Systemwide, 1998-99*                                                                    
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
    Age                                                                                                                              
  Category       Sex    Bachelor's    Master's    Doctoral       Total                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
  Over 59        Men            44          37           0          81                                                               
                 Women          83          79           0         162                                                               
                 Total         127         116           0         243                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
  Unknown        Men             0           0           0           0                                                               
                 Women           0           0           0           0                                                               
                 Total           0           0           0           0                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
  All Ages       Men        22,589       5,059          20      27,668                                                               
                 Women      32,225       8,629          17      40,871                                                               
                 Total      54,814      13,688          37      68,539                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
  Mean           Men          27.8        34.6        38.4        29.1                                                               
                 Women        28.2        35.3        37.3        29.7                                                               
                 Total        28.1        35.1        37.9        29.5                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
  Median         Men            26          33          38          27                                                               
                 Women          25          32          35          26                                                               
                 Total          25          32          35          27                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
  Range          Men         17-17       21-21       28-28       17-97                                                               
                 Women       17-17       20-20       24-24       17-92                                                               
                 Total       17-17       20-20       24-24       17-17                                                               
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
                          *Reported ages only