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The Next 40 Years:
California State University, Sacramento as a Regional University

This document was prepared by the Office of Institutional Research in Fall 2002 to provide a summary of a study that was conducted in 1989. The original reports vary in length from ten to sixty-nine pages and consist of five Planning Background Reports as well as one Summary Report (Growth Alternatives). All reports pertaining to the 40-Year Study have been summarized into this document in an effort to bring out the purpose, methodology, and major findings of the study.

The Next 15 Years: Growth Alternatives for Sacramento State 1990-2005

Planning Background Report #1: Origin of New Undergraduate Enrollment

Planning Background Report #2: Where Students Live

Planning Background Report #3: Enrollment Demand 1995-2005: Projections for the Future

Planning Background Report #4: Additional Enrollment Potential 1995-2005

Planning Background Report #5: The Future As We See It

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If you are interested in obtaining the original report (available only in hard copy), you may contact the Office of Institutional Research at 916-278-6566 or