ERIC Number: ED180330
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Dec-15
Reference Count: 0
Enrollment in Higher Education Institutions in the State of Montana: Fall 1979.
Montana Univ. System, Helena. Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education.
Enrollment information collected by the Commissioner of Higher Education from each college and university in Montana for fall 1979 is summarized in this report. It is noted that enrollments in degree credit institutions for 1979 increased by 122 from the previous year. Total fall 1979 enrollment is 30,898 students with 83 percent of the students attending campuses of the Montana University System. Ten percent attend private colleges and 7 percent enrolled in community colleges. Montana State University accounts for the largest percentage of students in the Montana University system. Tabulated information is provided on comparative institutional enrollments; distribution within the state system by class, level, and by sex; transfer students; first-time students; full- and part-time students; minority student enrollment; and student credit hour load. Appended is the Consolidated Enrollment Report for Montana University System, private colleges, and community colleges with detailed statistics' for the fall 1979. (SF)
Descriptors: College Students, Community Colleges, Comparative Analysis, Enrollment Rate, Females, Higher Education, In State Students, Institutional Characteristics, Males, Minority Groups, Out of State Students, Part Time Students, Private Colleges, State Surveys, State Universities, Statistical Analysis, Student Characteristics, Transfer Students
Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education, 33 South Last Chance Gulch, Helena, MT 59601
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Montana Univ. System, Helena. Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education.