Historical Student Headcounts

Data Visualization Guide [PDF]

Notes & Data Sources:

Data Source: University of Minnesota, historical archived enrollment reports and DWSA official enrollment snapshot tables (STIX).

Explanations for Significant Headcount Changes:

  • 1941 - US Enters World War II
  • 1971 - US Army Draft Rules Changed
  • 1985 - Commitment to Focus policy enacted by President Keller
  • 1999 - College of Continuing Education (CCE) included in headcounts. Prior to 1999, CCE enrollment was not included.