Enrollment by Race and Ethnicity

(for Fall Semester in Academic Years 2008-09 through present)

2008-2009 Enrollment by Ethnicity
Ethnicity Undergraduate Graduate
African American 1,447 92
Asian American 115 19
American Indian 24 2
Hispanic 1,244 72
International 314 143
White and Other 5,181 644
2008-2009 Total Enrollment and Other Data by Undergraduate and Graduate
Data Undergraduate Graduate
Total Enrollment 8,355 972
Minorities 2,860 185
U.S. Students 8,401 829
Percent Minority of U.S. Students 36% 22%
Underrepresented Minority (URM)


Percent URM of U.S. Students



2009-2010 Enrollment by Ethnicity
Ethnicity Undergraduate Graduate
African American 1,603 130
Asian American 141 25
American Indian 34 3
Hispanic 1,327 86
International 353 204
White and Other 5,547 680
2009-2010 Total Enrollment and Other Data by Undergraduate and Graduate
Data Undergraduate Graduate
Total Enrollment 9,005 1,128
Minorities 3,105 244
U.S. Students 8,652 924
Percent Minority of U.S. Students 36% 26%
Underrepresented Minority (URM)



Percent URM of U.S. Students



The United States Office of Management and Budget (OMB) issued standards for maintaining, collecting, and reporting federal data on race and ethnicity. Institutions are required to report the new categories in the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) surveys to the U.S. Department’s National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

2010-2011 Enrollment by Ethnicity
Ethnicity Undergraduate Gradutate
American Indian or Alaska Native 32 3
Asian 133 32
Black or African American 1,492 129
Hispanic or Latino 1,461 85
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 10 1
Two or More Races 102 11
Unknown 164 21
White 4,884 634
International 386 227
2010-2011 Total Enrollment and Other Data by Undergraduate and Graduate
Data Undergraduate Graduate
Total Enrollment 8,664 1,143
Minorities 3,230 261
U.S. Students 8,664 1,143
Percent Minority of U.S. Students 37% 23%
Underrepresented Minority (URM)



Percent URM of U.S. Students



2011-2012 Enrollment by Ethnicity
Ethnicity Undergraduate Gradutate
American Indian or Alaska Native 28 4
Asian 142 31
Black or African American 1,356 120
Hispanic or Latino 1,367 100
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 3 0
Two or More Races 111 13
Unknown 182 7
White 5,002 674
International 448 198
2011-2012 Total Enrollment and Other Data by Undergraduate and Graduate
Data Undergraduate Graduate
Total Enrollment 8,639 1,147
Minorities 3,007 268
U.S. Students 8,191 949
Percent Minority of U.S. Students 37% 28%
Underrepresented Minority (URM)



Percent URM of U.S. Students



2012-2013 Enrollment by Ethnicity
Ethnicity Undergraduate Gradutate
American Indian or Alaska Native 23 2
Asian 172 24
Black or African American 1,243 110
Hispanic or Latino 1,364 93
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 9 0
Two or More Races 123 11
Unknown 691 51
White 4,793 686
International 494 165
2012-2013 Total Enrollment and Other Data by Undergraduate and Graduate
Data Undergraduate Graduate
Total Enrollment 8,912 1,142
Minorities 2,934 268
U.S. Students 8,191 949
Percent Minority of U.S. Students 37% 28%
Underrepresented Minority (URM)



Percent URM of U.S. Students



Source: Office of Institutional Research and Assessment