Table 17

                                                           Graduate Degrees Granted by Ethnicity
                                                                    2001-02 To 2007-08

                       ---2001-02----  ---2002-03----  ---2003-04----  ---2004-05----  ---2005-06----  ---2006-07----  ---2007-08----  -7 Year Change-
  Ethnic Group               N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P
  African American         710    4.9      735    4.9      852    5.1      896    5.2      903    4.9      970    5.3      866    4.7      156   22.0
  American Indian          103    0.7       94    0.6      120    0.7      118    0.7      118    0.6      104    0.6      111    0.6        8    7.8
  Asian American         1,344    9.2    1,406    9.3    1,666    9.9    1,859   10.8    2,052   11.2    2,092   11.5    2,199   11.8      855   63.6
  Filipino                 276    1.9      284    1.9      320    1.9      325    1.9      351    1.9      355    2.0      410    2.2      134   48.6
  Mexican American       1,217    8.3    1,377    9.2    1,427    8.5    1,550    9.0    1,810    9.9    1,931   10.6    1,969   10.6      752   61.8
  Other Latino             529    3.6      560    3.7      641    3.8      684    4.0      761    4.2      821    4.5      857    4.6      328   62.0
  Pacific Islander          48    0.3       47    0.3       43    0.3       53    0.3       54    0.3       64    0.4       86    0.5       38   79.2
  White, Non-Latino      6,530   44.8    6,333   42.1    6,860   40.7    6,999   40.6    7,330   40.0    7,103   39.1    7,447   40.1      917   14.0
  Unknown                1,757   12.0    1,901   12.6    2,342   13.9    2,375   13.8    2,674   14.6    2,692   14.8    2,656   14.3      899   51.2
  Nonresident Alien      2,067   14.2    2,306   15.3    2,580   15.3    2,361   13.7    2,277   12.4    2,031   11.2    1,963   10.6     -104   -5.0
  All Groups            14,581  100.0   15,043  100.0   16,851  100.0   17,220  100.0   18,330  100.0   18,163  100.0   18,564  100.0    3,983   27.3