Post-baccalaureate enrollment numbers in the U.S., by attendance type 1976-2028

Number of post-baccalaureate students enrolled in the United States from 1976 to 2028, by full/part-time attendance (in 1,000s)

by Statista Research Department, last edited May 27, 2019
Post-baccalaureate enrollment numbers in the U.S., by attendance type 1976-2028 This statistic shows the number of full-time and part-time post-baccalaureate students enrolled in degree-granting postsecondary institutions in the United States from 1976 to 2016. Projected enrollment numbers are then also shown up to 2028. In 2016, there were approximately 1.69 million full-time students enrolled in post-baccalaureate courses in U.S. universities, as compared to 1.27 million part-time students.
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Number of post-baccalaureate students enrolled in the United States from 1976 to 2028, by full/part-time attendance (in 1,000s)

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Full-timePart-time
2028*1,7331,359
2027*1,7341,355
2026*1,7331,350
2025*1,7271,344
2024*1,7211,339
2023*1,7161,333
2022*1,7141,327
2021*1,7141,322
2020*1,7151,316
2019*1,7151,312
2018*1,7101,305
2017*1,7071,299
20161,6951,277
20151,6841,257
20141,6701,244
20131,6591,242
20121,6391,271
20111,6421,289
20101,6301,307
20091,5791,283
20081,4931,244
20071,4291,215
20061,3861,188
20051,3511,173
20041,3261,166
20031,2811,150
20021,2121,143
20011,1201,093
20001,0871,070
19991,0501,061
19981,0251,045
19971,0191,032
19961,0041,036
19959841,047
19949691,047
19939481,033
19929181,032
19918941,026
19908451,015
1989820976
1988794944
1987769952
1986767938
1985756895
1984751873
1983747872
1982737864
1981732885
1980736886
1979715857
1978705871
1977699870
1976684894
Full-timePart-time
2028*1,7331,359
2027*1,7341,355
2026*1,7331,350
2025*1,7271,344
2024*1,7211,339
2023*1,7161,333
2022*1,7141,327
2021*1,7141,322
2020*1,7151,316
2019*1,7151,312
2018*1,7101,305
2017*1,7071,299
20161,6951,277
20151,6841,257
20141,6701,244
20131,6591,242
20121,6391,271
20111,6421,289
20101,6301,307
20091,5791,283
20081,4931,244
20071,4291,215
20061,3861,188
20051,3511,173
20041,3261,166
20031,2811,150
20021,2121,143
20011,1201,093
20001,0871,070
19991,0501,061
19981,0251,045
19971,0191,032
19961,0041,036
19959841,047
19949691,047
19939481,033
19929181,032
19918941,026
19908451,015
1989820976
1988794944
1987769952
1986767938
1985756895
1984751873
1983747872
1982737864
1981732885
1980736886
1979715857
1978705871
1977699870
1976684894
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by Statista Research Department, last edited May 27, 2019
This statistic shows the number of full-time and part-time post-baccalaureate students enrolled in degree-granting postsecondary institutions in the United States from 1976 to 2016. Projected enrollment numbers are then also shown up to 2028. In 2016, there were approximately 1.69 million full-time students enrolled in post-baccalaureate courses in U.S. universities, as compared to 1.27 million part-time students.
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