Fall 2010, states with the largest total enrollment in degree-granting higher-education institutions
California 2,714,172
Texas 1,536,858
New York 1,305,595
Florida 1,125,469
Illinois 906,889
Pennsylvania 803,593
Arizona 795,388
Ohio 744,947
Michigan 698,125
North Carolina 586,042
Source: Digest of Education Statistics, 2011