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CSU Enrollment by Ethnic Group, Fall 2004 Profile

2004-2005


January 2005




Explanatory Notes

1. The census dates for this report were the end of the third week of instruction for campuses on a quarter system and the fourth week of instruction for campuses on a semester system.

2. Enrollment type is based on the number of semester or quarter credit units for which a student was enrolled on the census date as follows:

    Part-time students-fewer than 12 credit units
    Full-time students-12 or more credit units

3. Admission basis categories of "regular" (admits), "exceptional," and "other" are defined briefly in explanatory note 10.

4. Students identify themselves by ethnicity in one of the following groups:

  • African American. All persons descending from any of the black racial groups of Africa (except those of Latino origin).
  • American Indian or Alaskan Native. All persons descending from any of the original people of North America, and who maintain cultural identification through tribal affiliation or community recognition.
  • Asian American. All persons descending from any of the original peoples of the Far East, Southeast Asia, or the Indian Subcontinent. This area includes, for example, China, Japan, Korea, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Taiwan, India, and Thailand.
  • Filipino. All persons descending from any of the original people of the Philippine Islands.
  • Mexican American, Mexican. All persons descending from any of the original people of Mexico.
  • Other Latino. All persons descending from any of the original people of Central America or South America , including persons having origins from Cuba, Puerto Rico, other Caribbean Islands, or other Spanish culture or origin, regardless of race (except Mexican American).
  • Pacific Islander. All persons descending from any of the original peoples of the Pacific Islands (except Filipinos). This area includes, for example, Hawaii, Samoa, Tahiti, Guam, Fiji, and the Marshall Islands.
  • White Non-Latino. All persons descending from any of the original people of Europe, North Africa, the Middle East (except those of Latino origin).
  • Unknown. Students having an ethnic group code of "No Response," and "Declined to State" are grouped together in this report as "Unknown." This group also includes students whose ethnicity cannot be classified into one of the identified groups.

5. Enrollments are summarized by ethnic group after first excluding "Nonresident Aliens." Students having an ethnic group code of "All Other Responses," "No Response," and "Declined to State" are grouped together in this report as "Unknown."

6. Enrollments in undergraduate programs (Table 4) include all undergraduate students, freshman through senior, plus postbaccalaureate students seeking a second bachelor's degree.

7. Enrollments in master's programs (Table 6) include only those students classified as graduate students. Postbaccalaureate students are not included.

8. Percents by ethnic group, "African American" through "White Non-Latino" sum to 100. Percents of "Total Identified," "Unknown," and "Nonresident Alien" sum to 100.

9. In Tables 1, 3, 9, and 11, ratios by ethnic group, "African American" through "White Non-Latino" sum to 1.0 with allowance for independent rounding. Ratios of "Total Identified," "Unknown," and "Nonresident Alien" sum to 1.0.

10. Admission Basis Categories for New Undergraduates:

Code

First-Time Freshmen

Regular

AApplicants who are California residents or graduates of a California high school (40753).
BApplicants who are neither California residents nor graduates of a California high school (40754).
CApplicants who are graduates of foreign secondary schools (40755).

Exceptional

HApplicants not otherwise eligible and who are not classified as "disadvantaged" (40900 - General).
IApplicants not otherwise eligible and who are classified as "disadvantaged" (40901).

Other

DApplicants who are adult students (40756) and full-time permanent or probationary employees (41804e).
EApplicants who are not otherwise eligible provided they are "eligible veterans" as defined in Subdivision (a)(1) of Section 1652, Title 38, United States Code (40756.1).
FApplicants to curricula of less than four years (40757).
LStudents admitted in pilot programs (41250). (EXCEPTION: "L" admits were considered regular admits from fall 1995 through spring 1999)
Code

Undergraduate Transfers

Regular

NApplicants who are California residents and who have completed 56 units of transferable college credit (40803).
OApplicants with fewer than 56 units, 2.0 GPA, eligible under 1965 standards (40804).
XStudents who were regularly admissible except for deficiencies in the 15-unit CSU course preparation pattern, which were corrected after graduation from high school - Section 40804.1

Exceptional

TApplicants not otherwise eligible and who are not classified as "disadvantaged" (40900 - General).
UApplicants not otherwise eligible and who are classified as "disadvantaged" (40901).

Other

QApplicants with particular majors (40805).
RVeterans as defined in Section 1652, Title 38, U.S. Code - Section 40805.1.
SOther applicants - Sections 40806 and 41804.
WApplicants who are adult students (40807).
YStudents admitted in pilot programs under Section 41250.
ZApplicants who are adult students - Section 40807.

11. Enrollment in the Statewide Nursing Program is now included in Dominguez Hills.

12. As of fall 1999, International Programs are included in all statistical reports.




CSU Enrollment by Ethnic Group, Fall 2004 Profile

Table of Contents

  Systemwide, Campus
Table 1. CSU Fall Systemwide Enrollment by Ethnic Group, Number and Ratio to Total, from Fall 1995
Table 2a. CSU Fall 2004 Profile Enrollment by Campus and Ethnic Group
Table 2b. CSU Fall 2004 Profile Enrollment by Campus with Percent by Ethnic Group
Table 3. Fall 2004 Profile CSU Enrollment by Ethnic Group and Student Level, Number and Ratio to Totals, Systemwide

  Discipline Division
Table 4. CSU Fall 2004 Profile Systemwide Enrollment in Undergraduate Programs by Ethnic Group
Table 5. CSU Fall Systemwide Enrollment in Undergraduate Programs, Percent by Discipline Division, by Ethnicity, from Fall 1995
Table 6. CSU Fall 2004 Profile Systemwide Enrollment in Master's Programs by Ethnic Group
Table 7. CSU Fall Systemwide Enrollment in Master's Programs, Percent by Discipline Division, by Ethnicity, from Fall 1995

  First-Time Freshmen from California High Schools
Table 8. CSU Fall 2004 Profile Systemwide First-Time Freshmen from California High Schools by Ethnic Group with Percent By Admission Category
Table 9. CSU Fall Systemwide First-Time Freshmen from California High Schools by Ethnicity, Number and Ratios to Totals, from Fall 1995

  California Community College Transfers
Table 10. CSU Fall 2004 Profile Systemwide Undergraduate Transfers from California Community Colleges by Ethnic Group with Percent by Admission Category
Table 11. CSU Fall 2004 Profile Systemwide Undergraduate Transfers from California Community Colleges by Ethnicity, Number and Ratios to Totals, from Fall 1995

  Full-Time
Table 12. CSU Fall 2004 Profile Full-Time Students By Ethnicity, Number and Ratios to Totals

  Citizenship
Table 13. Total Fall 2004 Profile CSU Enrollment by Ethnic Group and Citizenship Status

  Age, Sex
Table 14a. CSU Fall 2004 Profile Systemwide Undergraduate Enrollment by Age, Sex, and Ethnicity, Number by Age Group
Table 14b. CSU Fall 2004 Profile Systemwide Undergraduate Enrollment by Age, Sex, and Ethnicity, Percent by Age Group
Table 15a. CSU Fall 2004 Profile Systemwide Postbaccalaureate/Graduate Enrollment by Age, Sex, and Ethnicity, Number by Age Group
Table 15b. CSU Fall 2004 Profile Systemwide Postbaccalaureate/Graduate Enrollment by Age, Sex, and Ethnicity, Percent by Age Group
Table 16. Undergraduate Students by Discipline Division and Ethnic Group, Systemwide, Fall 2004 Profile
Table 17. Graduate Students by Discipline Division and Ethnic Group, Systemwide, Fall 2004 Profile



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