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ERIC Number: ED326289
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
MATC Factbook, January 1991.
Redovich, Dennis W.
This fact book on Milwaukee Area Technical College (MATC) provides data tables, charts, and graphs on campus size, class size, college revenue, faculty and staff characteristics, full-time equivalent (FTE) enrollments, student background and characteristics, districtwide enrollments, campus enrollments, the district population, MATC and state vocational enrollments, and results of a 1990 survey of MATC students. Highlighted findings include the following: (1) throughout the 1980's MATC enrollments were directly proportional to the local unemployment rate; (2) from academic year 1980-81 to 1990-91, total minority enrollment increased by 45.8%, with Hispanics more than doubling their enrollment, Asians increasing by 96%, Black enrollment increasing by 30.4%, and American Indian enrollment increasing by 24.6%; (3) since 1981-82, there has been a gradual increase in the median age of students, while the first semester ratio of full-time day students to total students has decreased sharply; (4) evening first semester enrollments have decreased over the last thirteen years with declines at almost all campuses; (5) associate degree FTE has declined since 1982-83 though it is still 11% higher than it was in 1976-77; (6) College Parallel has increased by 61% since 1981-82 and vocational adult education has increased by 185% since 1976-77; (7) total FTE increased by 5.8% between 1988-89 and 1989-90; (8) business, liberal arts, and sciences have made up 60% of total FTE's since 1981-82; (9) in 1989-90, the majority (52.4%) of MATC employees were female; and (10) minority employment at MATC has increased from 15.3% in 1984 to 22.8% in 1990. (JMC)
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Educational Trends, Employment Patterns, Enrollment, Enrollment Trends, Full Time Equivalency, Institutional Characteristics, Minority Groups, Multicampus Districts, School Demography, School Personnel, School Statistics, Student Characteristics, Tables (Data), Two Year College Students, Two Year Colleges
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Milwaukee Area Technical Coll., WI. Dept. of Research, Planning, and Development.
Note: For the previous year's report, see ED 315 115. Statistical data tables contain small type.