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Image 127 of Catalogue of the Officers, Studies, and Students of the State College of Kentucky, Lexington, Volume 5 (Session ending 1903 June 4 )

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Z s·1—.1*rE coLLEeE or xnzwrocxv. 123 f ~ I Q APPENDIX. I __ . ‘ Statistics of Higher Education 111 the United States for I900, 1901. · - (From Reports ofthe National Commissioner of Education.) i Number of colleges, universities, and technological schools . .... .. .................l. . 647 Value of property belonging to all these institutions (1900) ...................... $360,594595 Their total endowment fund ........................ . ......... . ..l................ 5166,1%,526 · Their total annual income, excluding benefactions ............,................. $28,558,463 F Total number of their students (1901) ................................................. 103,351 In classical courses, ...... . ............................................. .. .. 46,613 ‘ _ In other general culture courses, ............................................... 17,230 In general science, ...... . ....................................................... 9,081 V In agriculture, ...... . ....................................... . .... . ..... , .... . .... 3,843 In mechanical engineering, .................. . .................................. 5,623 i In civil engineering, ............................... . ............................. 3,532 _ In electrical engineering, ............................................,........... 2,676 _ In chemical engineering, ..........,....................... . .......,.l.......... 536 In mining engineering, ...........................,.........................,.,. 1,509 In architecture, ........................ . ........................................ 391 I . In pedagogy, (1900) .............. . .............l............,.................... 9,524 In business courses, .....,...l.......... . ....................................... 7,953 Admitted to A. B. (5,355 men, 2,568 women), ...... ... ............. .. .............. 7,923 . Admitted to B. S. (2,477 men, 546 women), .................,.,l................,...l.. 3,023 ` I Admitted to M. A. (1,106 men, 295 women), ...................................l....... 1,401 _ Admitted to M. S. (174 men, 18 women), .................,............................ 192 Varieties of degrees conferred, ....................................................... 50 1 Number ot students in higher education lor each million of persons; in 1872, 573; in 1880, j 770; in 1890, 850; i11 1900, 1233. ' Number of pupils in secondary schools, (1900) ........................................ 719,241 In Latin, ......................... 314,856 In Algebra, ..................... 347,013 W In Greek, ....................... 24,869 In Geometry, ,......... . ........ 163,518 l In French, ....................... 65,864 In Physics, .................... . 118,936 In German, ...................... 94,873 In History, ...................... 238,134 r ··j: _ .,.,,~_ , .