Table 15.

Average graduating educational debt of graduates with debt by type of school, 1996–2003

All SchoolsPublic SchoolsPrivate and Private State-Related Schools
1996$84,247$66,153$116,407
1997$94,182$75,830$126,469
1998$97,961$80,216$128,947
1999$105,150$83,029$137,961
2000$105,969$82,963$136,319
2001$115,951$90,255$144,569
2002$122,491$97,370$155,984
2003$132,532$103,149$167,676