Do State Residents Studying Online Enroll In-State or Out-of-State?

This spreadsheet is the data behind Figure 2 in Eduventures Wake-Up Call, Which States are the Best Online Markets? Reflections on New Enrollment Data, published 20 February 2018. The data shows the proportion of state residents studying online enrolled in in-state and out-of-state schools. For more Wake-Up Calls, visit the Wake-Up Call homepage.

State CodeState Residents- Enrollment in Out-of-State Online Program (as % of total in-state school enrollment- resident and non-resident)State Residents- Enrollment in In-State Online Programs (as % of total in-state school enrollment- resident and non-resident)CombinedCategory- ScaleCategory- Balance
AK28.5%20.7%49.3%Very HighMajority Out-of-State
AL9.0%9.3%18.3%MediumBalance
AR8.9%10.6%19.5%MediumBalance
AZ4.0%10.0%14.1%MediumMajority In-State
CA5.5%7.4%12.8%MediumBalance
CO13.0%8.1%21.1%HighMajority Out-of-State
CT8.3%5.0%13.4%MediumMajority Out-of-State
DC5.3%0.7%6.0%LowMajority Out-of-State
DE8.9%6.0%14.9%MediumMajority Out-of-State
FL9.5%11.9%21.4%HighMajority In-State
GA17.0%9.0%26.0%HighMajority Out-of-State
HI20.4%11.0%31.4%Very HighMajority Out-of-State
IA4.7%7.8%12.5%MediumMajority In-State
ID8.7%7.3%16.0%MediumBalance
IL7.5%5.8%13.2%MediumBalance
IN6.9%8.1%15.0%MediumBalance
KS6.6%10.2%16.7%MediumMajority In-State
KY8.4%13.9%22.3%HighMajority In-State
LA11.5%7.2%18.7%MediumMajority Out-of-State
MA4.6%4.6%9.2%LowBalance
MD12.3%15.5%27.8%HighMajority In-State
ME8.6%10.1%18.7%MediumBalance
MI6.3%7.3%13.6%MediumBalance
MN4.4%7.8%12.3%MediumMajority In-State
MO7.4%8.0%15.5%MediumMajority In-State
MS11.4%10.5%21.9%HighBalance
MT12.7%4.8%17.4%MediumMajority Out-of-State
NC14.1%13.5%27.6%HighBalance
ND11.2%15.0%26.2%HighMajority In-State
NE5.0%12.0%17.0%MediumMajority In-State
NH3.6%7.1%10.6%MediumMajority In-State
NJ9.6%4.7%14.2%MediumMajority Out-of-State
NM9.1%13.6%22.7%HighMajority In-State
NV18.6%10.7%29.4%HighMajority Out-of-State
NY4.3%3.5%7.9%LowBalance
OH7.8%9.2%17.0%MediumBalance
OK8.6%9.4%17.9%MediumBalance
OR7.1%7.4%14.5%MediumBalance
PA7.7%6.6%14.3%MediumBalance
RI5.0%1.5%6.6%LowMajority Out-of-State
SC17.2%9.1%26.3%HighMajority Out-of-State
SD8.2%14.7%22.9%HighMajority In-State
TN12.9%7.8%20.7%HighMajority Out-of-State
TX8.7%11.4%20.1%HighMajority In-State
UT5.3%6.6%11.9%MediumBalance
VA13.2%9.6%22.7%HighMajority Out-of-State
VT6.9%6.2%13.1%MediumBalance
WA14.3%8.2%22.5%HighMajority Out-of-State
WI6.8%7.2%14.0%MediumBalance
WV5.9%5.4%11.3%MediumBalance
WY18.2%11.5%29.8%HighMajority Out-of-State
Balance= within two percentage points.

Source: Eduventures analysis of IPEDS and SARA data.