Table 17
 
                                                           Graduate Degrees Granted by Ethnicity
                                                                    2003-4 To 2009-10
 

                       ----2003-4----  ----2004-5----  ----2005-6----  ----2006-7----  ----2007-8----  ----2008-9----  ---2009-10----  -7 Year Change-
  Ethnic Group               N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P        N      P 
  African American         852    5.1      896    5.2      903    4.9      970    5.3      866    4.7      990    5.2      899    4.6       47    5.5 
  American Indian          120    0.7      118    0.7      118    0.6      104    0.6      111    0.6      110    0.6       96    0.5      -24  -20.0 
  Asian American         1,666    9.9    1,859   10.8    2,052   11.2    2,092   11.5    2,199   11.8    2,189   11.5    2,245   11.4      579   34.8 
  Filipino                 320    1.9      325    1.9      351    1.9      355    2.0      410    2.2      433    2.3      353    1.8       33   10.3 
  Mexican American       1,427    8.5    1,550    9.0    1,810    9.9    1,931   10.6    1,969   10.6    2,029   10.7    2,085   10.6      658   46.1 
  Other Latino             641    3.8      684    4.0      761    4.2      821    4.5      857    4.6      893    4.7      847    4.3      206   32.1 
  Pacific Islander          43    0.3       53    0.3       54    0.3       64    0.4       86    0.5       85    0.4       87    0.4       44  102.3 
  White, Non-Latino      6,860   40.7    6,999   40.6    7,330   40.0    7,103   39.1    7,447   40.1    7,251   38.1    6,913   35.2       53    0.8 
  Unknown                2,342   13.9    2,375   13.8    2,674   14.6    2,692   14.8    2,656   14.3    2,668   14.0    3,744   19.1    1,402   59.9 
  Nonresident Alien      2,580   15.3    2,361   13.7    2,277   12.4    2,031   11.2    1,963   10.6    2,363   12.4    2,383   12.1     -197   -7.6 
  All Groups            16,851  100.0   17,220  100.0   18,330  100.0   18,163  100.0   18,564  100.0   19,011  100.0   19,652  100.0    2,801   16.6