Table 27							  
                                                                                                                  
         Participation Rates: CSU First-Time Freshmen from California Public High Schools as a Percentage	  
              of All California Public High School Graduates, by Ethnic Group: Fall 1997 – Fall 2015              
                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                  
                                                                                               Two or             
                  African   American      Asian                           Pacific                More             
                 American     Indian   American    Filipino     Latino   Islander      White    Races      Total**
                                                                                                                  
                                                       1997                                                       
                                                                                                                  
 HS Grads          20,742      2,364     28,832       9,034     82,015      1,588    124,496        0    269,071  
 UC/CSU eligible    6,014        535     17,297       4,012     18,739        469     49,692        0     96,758  
 Percent eligible    29.0       22.6       60.0        44.4       22.8       29.5       39.9        0       36.0  
 CSU FTF            2,083        238      4,050       1,514      6,364        131      8,690        0     25,640  
 Percent CSU FTF*    10.0       10.1       14.0        16.8        7.8        8.2        7.0        0        9.5  
                                                                                                                  
                                                       1998                                                       
                                                                                                                  
 HS Grads          21,165      2,513     31,298       9,563     87,742      1,850    128,405        0    282,897  
 UC/CSU eligible    5,884        566     18,596       4,208     20,884        521     52,695        0    103,421  
 Percent eligible    27.8       22.5       59.4        44.0       23.8       28.2       41.0        0       36.6  
 CSU FTF            1,839        209      4,214       1,596      6,454        143      9,491        0     26,781  
 Percent CSU FTF*     8.7        8.3       13.5        16.7        7.4        7.7        7.4        0        9.5  
                                                                                                                  
                                                       1999                                                       
                                                                                                                  
 HS Grads          22,065      2,665     32,620       9,548     95,438      1,863    134,229        0    299,221  
 UC/CSU eligible    5,799        593     19,327       4,333     21,103        497     54,563        0    106,441  
 Percent eligible    26.3       22.3       59.2        45.4       22.1       26.7       40.6        0       35.6  
 CSU FTF            1,960        225      4,721       1,616      6,778        149     10,265        0     29,454  
 Percent CSU FTF*     8.9        8.4       14.5        16.9        7.1        8.0        7.6        0        9.8  
                                                                                                                  
                                                       2000                                                       
                                                                                                                  
 HS Grads          22,536      2,655     34,114       9,602    100,637      1,783    137,578        0    309,866  
 UC/CSU eligible    5,570        621     19,739       4,361     21,684        459     55,341        0    107,926  
 Percent eligible    24.7       23.4       57.9        45.4       21.5       25.7       40.2        0       34.8  
 CSU FTF            2,033        216      4,924       1,610      7,208        166     11,435        0     30,936  
 Percent CSU FTF*     9.0        8.1       14.4        16.8        7.2        9.3        8.3        0       10.0  
                                                                                                                  
                                                       2001                                                       
                                                                                                                  
 HS Grads          22,474      2,734     34,677      10,229    103,795      2,052    139,228        0    316,124  
 UC/CSU eligible    5,874        632     20,235       4,654     23,772        537     56,553        0    112,469  
 Percent eligible    26.1       23.1       58.4        45.5       22.9       26.2       40.6        0       35.6  
 CSU FTF            2,310        203      5,097       1,742      7,903        184     12,207        0     33,177  
 Percent CSU FTF*    10.3        7.4       14.7        17.0        7.6        9.0        8.8        0       10.5  
                                                                                                                  
                                                       2002                                                       
                                                                                                                  
 HS Grads          23,453      3,036     35,624      10,311    109,044      2,271    140,446        0    325,928  
 UC/CSU eligible    5,933        692     20,476       4,500     23,771        601     56,553        0    112,934  
 Percent eligible    25.3       22.8       57.5        43.6       21.8       26.5       40.3        0       34.6  
 CSU FTF            2,262        263      4,978       1,754      8,173        200     12,406        0     33,809  
 Percent CSU FTF*     9.6        8.7       14.0        17.0        7.5        8.8        8.8        0       10.4  
                                                                                                                  
                                                       2003                                                       
                                                                                                                  
 HS Grads          24,855      3,120     35,407      10,978    116,724      2,343    144,664        0    341,097  
 UC/CSU eligible    6,046        717     19,841       4,796     25,049        595     56,430        0    114,199  
 Percent eligible    24.3       23.0       56.0        43.7       21.5       25.4       39.0        0       33.5  
 CSU FTF            2,302        231      4,625       1,782      8,379        216     12,710        0     33,809  
 Percent CSU FTF*     9.3        7.4       13.1        16.2        7.2        9.2        8.8        0        9.9  
                                                                                                                  
                                                       2004                                                       
                                                                                                                  
 HS Grads          25,268      3,040     35,233      11,247    121,418      2,291    141,576        0    343,484  
 UC/CSU eligible    6,344        677     19,788       5,040     26,327        623     55,963        0    115,680  
 Percent eligible    25.1       22.3       56.2        44.8       21.7       27.2       39.5        0       33.7  
 CSU FTF            2,351        212      4,833       1,800      9,214        256     12,955        0     34,621  
 Percent CSU FTF*     9.3        7.0       13.7        16.0        7.6       11.2        9.2        0       10.1  
                                                                                                                  
                                                       2005                                                       
                                                                                                                  
 HS Grads          26,802      2,950     36,391      11,486    129,675      2,348    140,814        0    355,231  
 UC/CSU eligible    6,751        680     21,356       5,357     31,157        650     57,556        0    124,984  
 Percent eligible    25.2       23.1       58.7        46.6       24.0       27.7       40.9        0       35.2  
 CSU FTF            2,855        232      5,489       2,186     10,899        264     13,732        0     38,868  
 Percent CSU FTF*    10.7        7.9       15.1        19.0        8.4       11.2        9.8        0       10.9  
                                                                                                                  
                                                       2006                                                       
                                                                                                                  
 HS Grads          25,346      2,833     38,377      11,638    124,549      2,310    138,591        0    349,074  
 UC/CSU eligible    6,466        667     23,012       5,273     31,787        666     55,671        0    125,308  
 Percent eligible    25.5       23.5       60.0        45.3       25.5       28.8       40.2        0       35.9  
 CSU FTF            3,249        278      5,742       2,345     12,444        366     14,778        0     42,515  
 Percent CSU FTF*    12.8        9.8       14.9        20.1       10.0       15.8       10.6        0       12.2  
                                                                                                                  
                                                       2007                                                       
                                                                                                                  
 HS Grads          25,737      2,866     38,105      11,762    128,462      2,385    138,595        0    356,641  
 UC/CSU eligible    6,818        675     22,804       5,376     32,368        670     54,715        0    126,516  
 Percent eligible    26.5       23.6       59.8        45.7       25.2       28.1       39.5        0       35.5  
 CSU FTF            3,473        324      6,054       2,482     13,566        354     15,339        0     45,346  
 Percent CSU FTF*    13.5       11.3       15.9        21.1       10.6       14.8       11.1        0       12.7  
                                                                                                                  
                                                       2008                                                       
                                                                                                                  
 HS Grads          26,026      3,074     39,409      12,472    143,476      2,504    141,344        0    376,393  
 UC/CSU eligible    6,060        789     23,315       5,592     32,214        686     56,318        0    127,594  
 Percent eligible    23.3       25.7       59.2        44.8       22.5       27.4       39.8        0       33.9  
 CSU FTF            3,275        322      5,836       2,482     14,824        381     15,248        0     45,887  
 Percent CSU FTF*    12.6       10.5       14.8        19.9       10.3       15.2       10.8        0       12.2  
                                                                                                                  
                                                       2009                                                       
                                                                                                                  
 HS Grads          25,996      2,885     40,142      12,618    156,842      2,569    136,096        0    382,950  
 UC/CSU eligible    6,958        686     23,785       5,777     40,041        758     55,130        0    135,370  
 Percent eligible    26.8       23.8       59.3        45.8       25.5       29.5       40.5        0       35.3  
 CSU FTF            2,566        118      5,531       2,058     16,196        169     13,680        0     44,898  
 Percent CSU FTF*     9.9        4.1       13.8        16.3       10.3        6.6       10.1        0       11.7  
                                                                                                                  
                                                       2010                                                       
                                                                                                                  
 HS Grads          27,564      3,169     41,287      12,276    174,166      2,661    132,931    4,711    405,087  
 UC/CSU eligible    7,791        809     25,355       5,881     47,517        829     55,262    1,993    147,071  
 Percent eligible    28.3       25.5       61.4        47.9       27.3       31.2       41.6     42.3       36.3  
 CSU FTF            2,364        126      5,734       1,895     16,623        173     12,108    2,143     42,738  
 Percent CSU FTF*     8.6        4.0       13.9        15.4        9.5        6.5        9.1     45.5       10.6  
                                                                                                                  
                                                       2011                                                       
                                                                                                                  
 HS Grads          27,588      2,931     41,431      12,656    184,135      2,588    130,582    5,676    410,476  
 UC/CSU eligible    7,579        726     26,084       6,332     49,236        832     57,280    2,482    151,666  
 Percent eligible    27.5       24.8       63.0        50.0       26.7       32.1       43.9     43.7       36.9  
 CSU FTF            2,601        108      6,756       2,313     20,155        156     12,965    2,558     49,128  
 Percent CSU FTF*     9.4        3.7       16.3        18.3       10.9        6.0        9.9     45.1       12.0  
                                                                                                                  
                                                       2012                                                       
                                                                                                                  
 HS Grads          28,078      3,123     41,700      12,745    193,516      2,585    127,801    6,790    418,598  
 UC/CSU eligible    8,026        779     27,849       6,701     54,157        820     58,110    3,121    160,494  
 Percent eligible    28.6       24.9       66.8        52.6       28.0       31.7       45.5     46.0       38.3  
 CSU FTF            2,511        103      6,883       2,326     21,970        186     12,090    2,528     50,138  
 Percent CSU FTF*     8.9        3.3       16.5        18.3       11.4        7.2        9.5     37.2       12.0  
                                                                                                                  
                                                       2013                                                       
                                                                                                                  
 HS Grads          27,072      2,999     41,897      13,186    199,033      2,584    125,499    7,931    422,177  
 UC/CSU eligible    7,900        787     28,367       7,176     57,966        899     59,119    3,710    166,521  
 Percent eligible    29.2       26.2       67.7        54.4       29.1       34.8       47.1     46.8       39.4  
 CSU FTF            2,548        136      7,170       2,503     25,240        211     12,449    2,677     54,629  
 Percent CSU FTF*     9.4        4.5       17.1        19.0       12.7        8.2        9.9     33.8       12.9  
                                                                                                                  
                                                       2014                                                       
                                                                                                                  
 HS Grads          26,056      2,830     41,628      13,677    203,894      2,382    120,855    8,470    421,636  
 UC/CSU eligible    8,128        761     29,501       7,888     66,020        841     58,852    4,096    176,688  
 Percent eligible    31.2       26.9       70.9        57.7       32.4       35.3       48.7     48.4       41.9  
 CSU FTF            2,431        125      7,453       2,622     26,884        182     12,212    2,803     56,318  
 Percent CSU FTF*     9.3        4.4       17.9        19.2       13.2        7.6       10.1     33.1       13.4  
                                                                                                                  
                                                       2015                                                       
                                                                                                                  
 HS Grads          26,356      2,714     41,698      13,721    211,946      2,419    117,218    9,345    426,950  
 UC/CSU eligible    8,612        826     29,919       8,226     73,318        839     58,231    4,606    185,179  
 Percent eligible    32.7       30.4       71.8        60.0       34.6       34.7       49.7     49.3       43.4  
 CSU FTF            2,542        139      7,213       2,629     28,775        140     11,362    2,854     57,392  
 Percent CSU FTF*     9.6        5.1       17.3        19.2       13.6        5.8        9.7     30.5       13.4  
                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                  
  * Percent CSU FTF: The CSU first-time freshmen as a percentage of HS Grads.                                     
 ** In all years, totals include CSU first-time freshmen of unknown ethnicity; beginning in 1998, HS Grads total  
    also includes students of unknown ethnicity.                                                                  
                                                                                                                  
    Note: CSU nonresident aliens are included among identified ethnic categories in both CSU and high school      
          information.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                  
    Sources: High School Graduates from the California Basic Educational Data System (CBEDS), California          
             Department of Education.                                                                             
             CSU First-Time Freshmen from the Enrollment Reporting System - Students (ERSS), Division of Analytic 
             Studies.                                                                                             
                                                                                                              
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