Table 24 
Enrollment in mathematics courses, by type of school and course level: Fall 1990, 1995, 2000, and 2005 
(Thousands) 

Type of school/course level 
1990 
1995 
2000 
2005 

4year colleges and universities 

All mathematics courses 
1,619 
1,469 
1,614 
1,607 
Precollege mathematics courses 
261 
222 
219 
201 
Public 2year college mathematics programs 

All mathematics courses 
1,241 
1,384 
1,273 
1,580 
Precollege mathematics courses 
724 
800 
763 
965 

NOTE: Includes distance learning.
SOURCE: Kirkman E, Lutzer KJ, Maxwell JW, Rodi SB, CBMS [Conference Board for Mathematical Sciences] 2005: Statistical Abstract of Undergraduate Programs in the Mathematical Sciences in the United States, Fall 2005 CBMS Survey, American Mathematical Society (2007), http://www.ams.org/cbms/, accessed 3 April 2007. Science and Engineering Indicators 2008 
