ERIC Number: ED177981
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Origin of Kentucky College and University Enrollments. Fall 1978.
Kentucky Council on Public Higher Education, Frankfort.
The 12th annual Council on Higher Education Report on the origin of students enrolled in Kentucky colleges and universities is presented. Reports detail the enrollment by county of origin and state of origin in the following categories: state-supported and independent institutions, state-supported universities, University of Kentucky junior colleges, independent senior institutions, and independent junior institutions. The same categories are used to report first-time freshman enrollment. Tuition waiver enrollment is provided by state and county of origin for state-supported universities. First-professional enrollment data are listed by both county and state of origin. Enrollment from 1974-1978 by county or origin is provided. Total enrollment summaries as a percent of the population and first-time freshman enrollment as a percent of high school graduates (both by county of origin for state-supported and independent institutions) are included. Among findings of the study are that 126,949 students enrolled during the fall of 1978 in state-supported and independent institutions, that 86.9 percent of students at state-supported institutions were from Kentucky, and that 84.5 percent of the first-time freshmen enrolled in in Kentucky colleges and universities were from Kentucky. (PHR)
Descriptors: College Freshmen, College Students, Colleges, Comparative Analysis, Enrollment, Geographic Distribution, Higher Education, Private Colleges, State Universities, Statistical Analysis, Two Year College Students, Two Year Colleges, Upper Division Colleges
Kentucky Council on Higher Education, West Frankfort Office Complex, Frankfort, KY 40601
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Kentucky Council on Public Higher Education, Frankfort.
Note: Not available in hard copy due to marginal legibility of original document