ERIC Number: ED328313
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Community College of Rhode Island: Annual Report, 1989-90.
Abood, Nancy V.; And Others
A narrative account of the achievements of the Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI) during the 1989-90 academic year is presented in this annual report, along with historical and current data on enrollments, programs, staff, and finances. Following an essay by the college president, Edward J. Liston, on the highlights of the past year, a discussion is provided of: (1) the establishment of a new permanent campus in Providence; (2) 1989-90 enrollments; (3) program highlights, including the 2 + 2 Tech-Prep Associate Degree Program, the Cooperative Education Program, the Center for Business and Industrial Training, the Honors Program, the Minority Mentor Program, community service programs, and the college's grant programs; (4) the special achievements and activities of faculty and staff members; (5) student activities, including study abroad, participation in the Annual Black Ships Festival, the establishment of a planning and advisory panel on student life, the "Tuesday Talks" lecture series, athletics and inductees into the Athletic Hall of Fame, and community recreation programs; and (6) facility use by community organizations. The remainder of the report provides longitudinal data on changes in student characteristics (i.e., sex, age, race, and residency) between 1985-86 and 1989-90; fall enrollments from 1976 to 1989; characteristics and goals of 1989 incoming students; full- and part-time enrollments between 1985-86 and 1989-90; off-campus credit enrollments by site; follow-up data on 1988 and 1989 graduates; CCRI transfers to other Rhode Island colleges; non-credit enrollments between 1985-86 and 1989-90; enrollment and graduates by program of study between 1985-86 and 1989-90; faculty characteristics and rank; staff characteristics; tuition and fees between 1970-71 and 1990-91; general education revenues and expenditures between 1976-77 and 1989-90; and student financial aid between 1986-87 and 1988-89. Finally, a brief description of the CCRI Foundation is provided, along with a list of the foundation's officers and trustees. (GFW)
Descriptors: College Faculty, College Graduates, College Programs, Community Colleges, Educational Finance, Educational Trends, Enrollment Trends, Extracurricular Activities, Institutional Characteristics, Multicampus Colleges, School Personnel, Student Characteristics, Two Year College Students, Two Year Colleges
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Community Coll. of Rhode Island, Warwick.
Identifiers: Community College of Rhode Island
Note: For a 25-year history of Community College of Rhode Island, see ED 311 992.