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Open Doors Data

Special Reports: Community College Data Resource

International Students: Total Enrollment

2004/05 - 2007/08

TOTAL INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ENROLLMENT, 2004/05 - 2007/08: ASSOCIATE'S INSTITUTIONS AND ALL INSTITUTIONS
ASSOCIATE'S INSTITUTIONS* ALL INSTITUTIONS
Year Total Int'l Students Annual % Change Total Two-year Enrollment** % Int'l Total Int'l Students Annual % Change Total U.S. Higher Ed Enrollment*** % Int'l
2004/05 81,859 - 4,592,854 1.8 565,039 -1.3 17,272,000 3.3
2005/06 80,851 -1.2 4,706,691 1.7 564,766 -0.05 17,487,000 3.2
2006/07 84,061 4.0 4,880,729 1.7 582,984 3.2 17,672,000 3.3
2007/08 86,683 3.1 5,119,526 1.7 623,805 7.0 17,958,000 3.5

*Based on the 2005 Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. These are not entirely comparable to the classifications used in previous Open Doors, which were based on the 2000 Carnegie classifications.
**College Board Annual Survey of Colleges data on U.S. higher education enrollment
*** National Center for Education Statistics