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STEM Enrollment Demographics

The following data reflect the specifications of STEM and Diversity initiatives. For official Boise State University data, please consult the Office of Institutional Research (IR). IR’s website is https://ir.boisestate.edu.

The data on this page use the NSF LSAMP (National Science Foundation, Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation) definition of STEM effective 2015.  A list of the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes and disciplines included is available at https://www.lsamp.org/help/help_stem_cip_2015.cfm. STEM Education majors are not included.

The figures on this page are as of the Fall Census Date, October 15 annually.


IPEDS Ethnicity

IPEDS is the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. IPEDS Ethnicity data as of the Census Date is not available for the Fall 2012 term.

Enrollment Counts by IPEDS Ethnicity

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ACADEMIC CAREERIPEDS ETHNICITYFall 2014Fall 2015Fall 2016Fall 2017Fall 2018
UNDERGRADUATEALL IPEDS ETHNICITIES3,7703,8583,8473,6443,476
UndergraduateAmerican Indian/Alaska Native2520181011
UndergraduateAsian9210198100108
UndergraduateBlack/African American3845414641
UndergraduateHispanics of any race332342404436430
UndergraduateNative Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander712131114
UndergraduateNonresident Alien370451344165104
UndergraduateRace and Ethnicity unknown6761504749
UndergraduateTwo or more races143173186180185
UndergraduateWhite2,6962,6532,6932,6492,534
GRADUATEALL IPEDS ETHNICITIES291321340355398
GraduateAmerican Indian/Alaska Native11111
GraduateAsian1317201815
GraduateBlack/African American32222
GraduateHispanics of any race411101624
GraduateNative Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander11000
GraduateNonresident Alien53839489103
GraduateRace and Ethnicity unknown21113
GraduateTwo or more races34889
GraduateWhite211201204220241
ALL ACADEMIC CAREERSALL IPEDS ETHNICITIES4,0614,1794,1873,9993,874

Enrollment % by IPEDS Ethnicity

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ACADEMIC CAREERIPEDS ETHNICITYFall 2014Fall 2015Fall 2016Fall 2017Fall 2018
UNDERGRADUATEALL IPEDS ETHNICITIES100%100%100%100%100%
UndergraduateAmerican Indian/Alaska Native1%1%0%0%0%
UndergraduateAsian2%3%3%3%3%
UndergraduateBlack/African American1%1%1%1%1%
UndergraduateHispanics of any race9%9%11%12%12%
UndergraduateNative Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander0%0%0%0%0%
UndergraduateNonresident Alien10%12%9%5%3%
UndergraduateRace and Ethnicity unknown2%2%1%1%1%
UndergraduateTwo or more races4%4%5%5%5%
UndergraduateWhite72%69%70%73%73%
GRADUATEALL IPEDS ETHNICITIES100%100%100%100%100%
GraduateAmerican Indian/Alaska Native0%0%0%0%0%
GraduateAsian4%5%6%5%4%
GraduateBlack/African American1%1%1%1%1%
GraduateHispanics of any race1%3%3%5%6%
GraduateNative Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander0%0%0%0%0%
GraduateNonresident Alien18%26%28%25%26%
GraduateRace and Ethnicity unknown1%0%0%0%1%
GraduateTwo or more races1%1%2%2%2%
GraduateWhite73%63%60%62%61%

Underrepresented Minority (URM) Indicator

STEM and Diversity reports the following data according to the LSAMP definition of URM–Domestic students who identify as one or more of the following ethnic backgrounds or races: African American/Black, Hispanic/Latino/a, Native American/Indian, Alaska Native, or Pacific Islander (includes Filipinos).

Enrollment Counts by URM Indicator

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ACADEMIC CAREERURM INDICATORFall 2014Fall 2015Fall 2016Fall 2017Fall 2018
UNDERGRADUATEALL URM INDICATORS3,7703,8583,8473,6443,476
UndergraduateURM.498526586599593
UndergraduateNot URM2,9022,8812,9172,8802,779
UndergraduateInternational370451344165104
GRADUATEALL URM INDICATORS291321340355398
GraduateURM.915142233
GraduateNot URM229223232244262
GraduateInternational53839489103
ALL ACADEMIC CAREERSALL URM INDICATORS4,0614,1794,1873,9993,874

Enrollment % by URM Indicator

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ACADEMIC CAREERURM INDICATORFall 2014Fall 2015Fall 2016Fall 2017Fall 2018
UNDERGRADUATEALL URM INDICATORS100%100%100%100%100%
UndergraduateURM.13%14%15%16%17%
UndergraduateNot URM77%75%76%79%80%
UndergraduateInternational10%12%9%5%3%
GRADUATEALL URM INDICATORS100%100%100%100%100%
GraduateURM.3%5%4%6%8%
GraduateNot URM79%69%68%69%66%
GraduateInternational18%26%28%25%26%

Gender

Enrollment Counts by Gender

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ACADEMIC CAREERGENDERFall 2014Fall 2015Fall 2016Fall 2017Fall 2018
UNDERGRADUATEALL GENDERS3,7703,8583,8473,6443,476
UndergraduateFemale1,0071,0661,1491,1691,160
UndergraduateMale2,7582,7902,6982,4752,316
UndergraduateUnknown52000
GRADUATEALL GENDERS291321340355398
GraduateFemale87102109121135
GraduateMale203218230233263
GraduateUnknown11110
ALL ACADEMIC CAREERSALL GENDERS4,0614,1794,1873,9993,874

Enrollment % by Gender

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ACADEMIC CAREERGENDERFall 2014Fall 2015Fall 2016Fall 2017Fall 2018
UNDERGRADUATEALL GENDERS100%100%100%100%100%
UndergraduateFemale27%28%30%32%33%
UndergraduateMale73%72%70%68%67%
UndergraduateUnknown0%0%0%0%0%
GRADUATEALL GENDERS100%100%100%100%100%
GraduateFemale30%32%32%34%34%
GraduateMale70%68%68%66%66%
GraduateUnknown0%0%0%0%0%