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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 2013Fall 2014Fall 2015Fall 2016
UNDERGRADUATEALL IPEDS ETHNICITIES3,6693,7703,8583,847
UndergraduateAmerican Indian/Alaska Native31252018
UndergraduateAsian1129210198
UndergraduateBlack/African American41384541
UndergraduateHispanics of any race245332342404
UndergraduateNative Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander1171213
UndergraduateNonresident Alien332370451344
UndergraduateRace and Ethnicity unknown104676150
UndergraduateTwo or more races125143173186
UndergraduateWhite2,6682,6962,6532,693
GRADUATEALL IPEDS ETHNICITIES287291321340
GraduateAmerican Indian/Alaska Native1111
GraduateAsian12131720
GraduateBlack/African American4322
GraduateHispanics of any race441110
GraduateNative Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander0110
GraduateNonresident Alien40538394
GraduateRace and Ethnicity unknown1211
GraduateTwo or more races2348
GraduateWhite223211201204
ALL ACADEMIC CAREERSALL IPEDS ETHNICITIES3,9564,0614,1794,187

Enrollment % by IPEDS Ethnicity

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ACADEMIC CAREERIPEDS ETHNICITYFall 2013Fall 2014Fall 2015Fall 2016
UNDERGRADUATEALL IPEDS ETHNICITIES100%100%100%100%
UndergraduateAmerican Indian/Alaska Native1%1%1%0%
UndergraduateAsian3%2%3%3%
UndergraduateBlack/African American1%1%1%1%
UndergraduateHispanics of any race7%9%9%11%
UndergraduateNative Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander0%0%0%0%
UndergraduateNonresident Alien9%10%12%9%
UndergraduateRace and Ethnicity unknown3%2%2%1%
UndergraduateTwo or more races3%4%4%5%
UndergraduateWhite73%72%69%70%
GRADUATEALL IPEDS ETHNICITIES100%100%100%100%
GraduateAmerican Indian/Alaska Native0%0%0%0%
GraduateAsian4%4%5%6%
GraduateBlack/African American1%1%1%1%
GraduateHispanics of any race1%1%3%3%
GraduateNative Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander0%0%0%0%
GraduateNonresident Alien14%18%26%28%
GraduateRace and Ethnicity unknown0%1%0%0%
GraduateTwo or more races1%1%1%2%
GraduateWhite78%73%63%60%

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 2012Fall 2013Fall 2014Fall 2015Fall 2016
UNDERGRADUATEALL URM INDICATORS3,3783,6693,7703,8583,847
UndergraduateURM.361416498526586
UndergraduateNot URM3,0172,9212,9022,8812,917
UndergraduateInternational0332370451344
GRADUATEALL URM INDICATORS288287291321340
GraduateURM.13991514
GraduateNot URM275238229223232
GraduateInternational040538394
ALL ACADEMIC CAREERSALL URM INDICATORS3,6663,9564,0614,1794,187

Enrollment % by URM Indicator

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ACADEMIC CAREERURM INDICATORFall 2012Fall 2013Fall 2014Fall 2015Fall 2016
UNDERGRADUATEALL URM INDICATORS100%100%100%100%100%
UndergraduateURM.11%11%13%14%15%
UndergraduateNot URM89%80%77%75%76%
UndergraduateInternational0%9%10%12%9%
GRADUATEALL URM INDICATORS100%100%100%100%100%
GraduateURM.5%3%3%5%4%
GraduateNot URM95%83%79%69%68%
GraduateInternational0%14%18%26%28%

Gender

Enrollment Counts by Gender

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ACADEMIC CAREERGENDERFall 2012Fall 2013Fall 2014Fall 2015Fall 2016
UNDERGRADUATEALL GENDERS3,3783,6693,7703,8583,847
UndergraduateFemale9049731,0071,0661,149
UndergraduateMale2,4662,6902,7582,7902,698
UndergraduateUnknown86520
GRADUATEALL GENDERS288287291321340
GraduateFemale878587102109
GraduateMale201202203218230
GraduateUnknown00111
ALL ACADEMIC CAREERSALL GENDERS3,6663,9564,0614,1794,187

Enrollment % by Gender

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ACADEMIC CAREERGENDERFall 2012Fall 2013Fall 2014Fall 2015Fall 2016
UNDERGRADUATEALL GENDERS100%100%100%100%100%
UndergraduateFemale27%27%27%28%30%
UndergraduateMale73%73%73%72%70%
UndergraduateUnknown0%0%0%0%0%
GRADUATEALL GENDERS100%100%100%100%100%
GraduateFemale30%30%30%32%32%
GraduateMale70%70%70%68%68%
GraduateUnknown0%0%0%0%0%