Table 17
 
                                                           Graduate Degrees Granted by Ethnicity
                                                                    2000-01 To 2006-07
 

                       ---2000-01----  ---2001-02----  ---2002-03----  ---2003-04----  ---2004-05----  ---2005-06----  ---2006-07----  -7 Year Change-
  Ethnic Group               N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P 
  African American         735    5.1      710    4.9      735    4.9      852    5.1      896    5.2      903    4.9      970    5.3      235   32.0 
  American Indian          100    0.7      103    0.7       94    0.6      120    0.7      118    0.7      118    0.6      104    0.6        4    4.0 
  Asian American         1,355    9.4    1,344    9.2    1,406    9.3    1,666    9.9    1,859   10.8    2,052   11.2    2,092   11.5      737   54.4 
  Filipino                 246    1.7      276    1.9      284    1.9      320    1.9      325    1.9      351    1.9      355    2.0      109   44.3 
  Mexican American       1,186    8.3    1,217    8.3    1,377    9.2    1,427    8.5    1,550    9.0    1,810    9.9    1,931   10.6      745   62.8 
  Other Latino             472    3.3      529    3.6      560    3.7      641    3.8      684    4.0      761    4.2      821    4.5      349   73.9 
  Pacific Islander          43    0.3       48    0.3       47    0.3       43    0.3       53    0.3       54    0.3       64    0.4       21   48.8 
  White, Non-Latino      6,646   46.3    6,530   44.8    6,333   42.1    6,860   40.7    6,999   40.6    7,330   40.0    7,103   39.1      457    6.9 
  Unknown                1,615   11.2    1,757   12.0    1,901   12.6    2,342   13.9    2,375   13.8    2,674   14.6    2,692   14.8    1,077   66.7 
  Nonresident Alien      1,965   13.7    2,067   14.2    2,306   15.3    2,580   15.3    2,361   13.7    2,277   12.4    2,031   11.2       66    3.4 
  All Groups            14,363  100.0   14,581  100.0   15,043  100.0   16,851  100.0   17,220  100.0   18,330  100.0   18,163  100.0    3,800   26.5