Table 16
 
                                                      Undergraduate Degrees Granted by Ethnicity
                                                                  1998-99 To 2004-05*
 

                       ---1998-99----   ---1999-00---   ---2000-01---   ---2001-02---   ---2002-03---   ---2003-04---   ---2004-05---   -7 Year Change-
  Ethnic Group               N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P 
                                                                                                                                                      
  African American       2,758    5.9    2,835    6.0    2,717    5.7    3,081    6.0    2,953    5.8    3,059    5.7    3,054    5.6      296   10.7 
                                                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                                      
  American Indian          588    1.3      566    1.2      579    1.2      537    1.0      481    1.0      469    0.9      524    1.0      -64  -10.9 
                                                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                                      
  Asian American         7,352   15.7    7,300   15.4    7,417   15.5    7,803   15.2    7,582   15.0    8,008   15.0    8,180   15.0      828   11.3 
                                                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                                      
  Filipino               2,122    4.5    2,175    4.6    2,356    4.9    2,514    4.9    2,574    5.1    2,758    5.2    2,916    5.4      794   37.4 
                                                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                                      
  Mexican American       6,832   14.6    7,445   15.8    7,652   16.0    8,504   16.6    8,892   17.6    9,099   17.0    9,492   17.4    2,660   38.9 
                                                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                                      
  Other Latino           2,571    5.5    2,723    5.8    2,694    5.6    3,160    6.2    3,053    6.0    3,336    6.2    3,661    6.7    1,090   42.4 
                                                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                                      
  Pacific Islander         229    0.5      224    0.5      243    0.5      283    0.6      266    0.5      311    0.6      319    0.6       90   39.3 
                                                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                                      
  Subtotal              22,452   48.1   23,268   49.2   23,658   49.4   25,882   50.5   25,801   51.1   27,040   50.6   28,146   51.7    5,694   25.4 
                                                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                                      
  White, Non-Latino     24,255   51.9   24,001   50.8   24,217   50.6   25,391   49.5   24,694   48.9   26,377   49.4   26,279   48.3    2,024    8.3 
                                                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                                      
  Total Identified      46,707  100.0   47,269  100.0   47,875  100.0   51,273  100.0   50,495  100.0   53,417  100.0   54,425  100.0    7,718   16.5 
         Percent                        85.2            85.0            84.0            83.4            81.8            81.3            81.5          
                                                                                                                                                      
  Unknown                6,188   11.3    6,330   11.4    6,917   12.1    7,795   12.7    8,542   13.8    9,595   14.6    9,642   14.4    3,454   55.8 
                                                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                                      
  Nonresident Alien      1,919    3.5    2,004    3.6    2,191    3.8    2,395    3.9    2,675    4.3    2,729    4.2    2,701    4.0      782   40.8 
                                                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                                      
 All Groups            54,814  100.0   55,603  100.0   56,983  100.0   61,463  100.0   61,712  100.0   65,741  100.0   66,768  100.0   11,954   21.8  
                                                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                                      
                            *Data for statewide nursing program degree recipients is unavailable for 1988-89 thru 1990-91