Chapter 8: State Indicators

Higher Education

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Table 8-19

State expenditures on student aid per full-time undergraduate student, by state: 1995, 1999, and 2002

 
  State expenditures on student aid ($ thousands) Undergraduate enrollment at 4-year institutions State expenditures on student aid/ undergraduate ($)
State 1995 1999 2002 1995 1999 2002 1995 1999 2002
 
United States 2,782,809 3,595,204 4,999,047 6,718,904 6,946,479 7,450,520 414 518 671
Alabama 9,087 7,665 7,335 120,585 121,407 127,475 75 63 58
Alaska 444 0 0 26,256 24,882 24,939 17 0 0
Arizona 3,482 2,731 2,812 89,595 97,317 124,389 39 28 23
Arkansas 9,647 20,235 37,897 65,790 69,246 73,369 147 292 517
California 232,067 331,636 514,348 511,753 566,462 636,105 453 585 809
Colorado 30,873 54,151 60,013 120,787 130,146 138,846 256 416 432
Connecticut 20,905 33,117 45,175 79,583 79,499 87,335 263 417 517
Delaware 1,235 1,692 1,626 26,940 27,107 28,125 46 62 58
District of Columbia 1,022 728 1,321 43,623 40,163 52,262 23 18 25
Florida 98,710 169,947 321,447 231,199 258,869 310,145 427 656 1,036
Georgia 116,557 221,350 362,201 170,969 182,796 198,254 682 1,211 1,827
Hawaii 732 493 531 27,945 27,345 27,637 26 18 19
Idaho 1,043 1,053 4,810 36,007 37,751 50,969 29 28 94
Illinois 270,322 338,128 407,622 259,977 269,283 281,619 1,040 1,256 1,447
Indiana 68,162 100,824 126,390 207,468 210,951 222,510 329 478 568
Iowa 36,111 48,719 51,668 91,540 96,438 99,468 394 505 519
Kansas 11,920 11,774 13,099 80,616 81,270 86,126 148 145 152
Kentucky 25,517 38,441 86,325 108,355 109,480 112,935 235 351 764
Louisiana 13,079 55,237 104,117 143,355 145,791 146,230 91 379 712
Maine 5,787 7,701 12,021 41,113 40,585 43,082 141 190 279
Maryland 31,635 45,339 51,910 107,952 110,860 122,430 293 409 424
Massachusetts 61,945 92,173 114,600 231,396 233,905 235,697 268 394 486
Michigan 81,340 92,299 106,244 263,243 275,495 295,912 309 335 359
Minnesota 97,960 113,429 130,408 139,479 143,570 152,381 702 790 856
Mississippi 1,306 926 21,481 56,057 59,660 62,595 23 16 343
Missouri 23,186 35,178 43,488 167,120 175,718 182,463 139 200 238
Montana 419 1,396 2,810 31,318 32,508 33,462 13 43 84
Nebraska 2,726 4,692 7,380 62,187 59,602 59,388 44 79 124
Nevada 342 5,900 19,899 25,138 26,944 34,274 14 219 581
New Hampshire 1,493 1,753 3,075 40,633 42,964 42,534 37 41 72
New Jersey 169,824 176,843 212,195 146,273 149,904 161,329 1,161 1,180 1,315
New Mexico 14,031 28,637 39,395 41,719 41,833 43,285 336 685 910
New York 643,863 628,246 699,481 568,788 558,962 581,671 1,132 1,124 1,203
North Carolina 42,714 94,886 134,196 178,074 187,603 196,748 240 506 682
North Dakota 2,312 2,322 1,776 28,432 27,340 29,951 81 85 59
Ohio 124,132 144,646 194,039 307,053 306,685 309,285 404 472 627
Oklahoma 16,311 26,462 31,464 92,153 91,467 102,808 177 289 306
Oregon 13,761 16,027 19,866 66,039 70,883 80,385 208 226 247
Pennsylvania 218,668 270,724 337,014 353,751 364,879 386,220 618 742 873
Rhode Island 6,340 5,717 6,077 46,611 48,231 50,452 136 119 120
South Carolina 17,297 22,853 102,039 85,494 89,909 95,652 202 254 1,067
South Dakota 661 0 0 32,873 30,884 33,125 20 0 0
Tennessee 19,146 21,499 37,915 131,281 137,237 142,697 146 157 266
Texas 29,102 61,728 199,523 406,673 411,305 449,177 72 150 444
Utah 2,660 1,957 4,069 101,974 106,939 128,285 26 18 32
Vermont 11,838 12,837 15,636 25,640 26,983 26,395 462 476 592
Virginia 71,224 95,322 110,467 165,321 174,801 180,228 431 545 613
Washington 54,210 75,692 102,458 96,388 101,282 110,310 562 747 929
West Virginia 13,081 13,103 21,054 66,783 67,762 69,795 196 193 302
Wisconsin 52,355 56,841 68,167 160,494 164,978 170,859 326 345 399
Wyoming 225 155 163 9,111 8,598 8,907 25 18 18
 
Puerto Rico 22,074 18,510 35,602 122,844 157,988 156,795 180 117 227
 

NOTE: Enrollment data are for 4-year degree-granting institutions that participated in Title IV federal financial aid programs.

SOURCE: National Association of State Scholarship and Grant Programs, Annual Survey Report, various years; and U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System, various years.

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