Boston College Fact Book 1996 - 1997


AHANA and International Student Enrollment, Fall 1994, 1995 & 1996*
By Gender
Men Women Total % of Undergraduate Day School Students
Undergraduate Day Schools 1994 1995 1996 1994 1995 1996 1994 1995 1996 1994 1995 1996
African-American 133 153 166 156 175 181 289 328 347 3.2% 3.7% 3.9%
Native American 13 15 14 7 8 7 20 23 21 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Asian 307 321 327 373 356 368 680 677 695 7.5% 7.6% 7.8%
Hispanic 200 204 194 261 250 241 461 454 435 5.1% 5.1% 4.9%
Subtotal Undergraduate Day Schools 653 693 701 797 789 797 1,450 1,482 1,498 16.0% 16.7% 16.7%
International 194 175 157 153 139 141 347 314 298 3.8% 3.5% 3.3%
Total Undergraduate Day Schools 847 868 858 950 928 938 1,797 1,796 1,796 19.8% 20.2% 20.1%
Men Women Total % of Total Advancing Studies Students
College of Advancing Studies 1994 1995 1996 1994 1995 1996 1994 1995 1996 1994 1995 1996
African-American 12 17 22 13 11 16 25 28 38 1.9% 2.3% 3.1%
Native American 1 3 1 - - - 1 3 1 0.1% 0.2% 0.1%
Asian 13 11 18 18 15 13 31 26 31 2.4% 2.1% 2.6%
Hispanic 5 5 8 8 6 7 13 11 15 1.0% 0.9% 1.2%
Subtotal Advancing Studies 31 36 49 39 32 36 70 68 85 5.3% 5.5% 7.0%
International 21 20 14 16 9 4 37 29 18 2.8% 2.3% 1.5%
Total Advancing Studies 52 56 63 55 41 40 107 97 103 8.0% 7.8% 8.5%
Men Women Total % of Total Graduate & Professional Students
Graduate & Professional 1994 1995 1996 1994 1995 1996 1994 1995 1996 1994 1995 1996
African-American 52 69 67 85 100 103 137 169 170 3.2% 3.7% 3.7%
Native American 6 8 8 2 6 8 8 14 16 0.2% 0.3% 0.3%
Asian 44 51 75 58 70 79 102 121 154 2.4% 2.7% 3.3%
Hispanic 39 48 56 68 67 86 107 115 142 2.5% 2.5% 3.1%
Subtotal Graduate 141 176 206 213 243 276 354 419 482 8.2% 9.2% 10.3%
International 208 182 179 166 173 151 374 355 330 8.7% 7.8% 7.1%
Total Graduate 349 358 385 379 416 427 728 774 812 16.9% 17.0% 17.4%
Men Women Total % of Total Enrollment
All Schools 1994 1995 1996 1994 1995 1996 1994 1995 1996 1994 1995 1996
African-American 197 239 255 254 286 300 451 525 555 3.1% 3.6% 3.7%
Native American 20 26 23 9 14 15 29 40 38 0.2% 0.3% 0.3%
Asian 364 383 420 449 441 460 813 824 880 5.5% 5.6% 5.9%
Hispanic 244 257 258 337 323 334 581 580 592 4.0% 3.9% 4.0%
Subtotal All Schools 825 905 956 1,049 1,064 1,109 1,874 1,969 2,065 12.8% 13.4% 13.9%
International 423 377 350 335 321 296 758 698 646 5.2% 4.7% 4.4%
Total All Schools 1,248 1,282 1,306 1,384 1,385 1,405 2,632 2,667 2,711 17.9% 18.1% 18.3%
* International students include nonresident aliens of all racial and ethnic groups, including Caucasian. Note that percentages may not add to the totals provided due to rounding.
Source: Office of the Registrar

Date Posted: October 25, 1996
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