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Exhibit 42

Public and Independent Institutions’ Bachelor’s and Associate’s Degrees and Certificates Awarded

Exhibit 42 shows the number of bachelor and associate degrees awarded from 2000 to 2006, plus the “Closing the Gaps” plan targets for 2010 and 2015.


  • In 2000, 116,235 degrees were awarded.
  • In 2001, 116,754 degrees were awarded.
  • In 2002, 124,626 degrees were awarded.
  • In 2003, 132,478 degrees were awarded.
  • In 2004, 139,626 degrees were awarded.
  • In 2005, 144,338 degrees were awarded.
  • In 2006, 147,705 degrees were awarded.
  • The 2010 target is 171,000 degrees awarded.
  • The 2015 target is 210,000 degrees awarded.

Source: Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board

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