ERIC Number: ED329200
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Student Profiles 1990: The First in a Series of Annual Factbooks about Student Participation in California Higher Education. Report 90-23.
California State Postsecondary Education Commission, Sacramento.
This factbook presents tabular data about students in postsecondary education in California, based on the State's computerized integrated student data system. The most recent data are for the fall of 1989 with some tables presenting trend data from 1980 to 1989. The factbook presents the data in six sections: (1) all students, with summarized information on all California colleges and universities (e.g., enrollment by ethnicity, sex, and type of institution); (2) participation rates, with enrollment patterns by various demographic categories; (3) first-time freshmen and new students, containing information on recent high school graduates, the origin of first-time freshmen, average age of these freshmen, and their sex and ethnic distribution; (4) transfer students, presenting information on community college transfers to the State's universities as well as transfer students from other segments; (5) student outcomes, such as number of degrees awarded; and (6) area-specific student data, including information on high school graduates and college-going rates by county, and community college transfer students by community college. (DB)
Descriptors: College Freshmen, College Students, Community Colleges, Degrees (Academic), Demography, Educational Trends, Enrollment Trends, Ethnic Groups, High School Graduates, High Schools, Higher Education, Outcomes of Education, Postsecondary Education, State Surveys, Statistical Data, Student Characteristics, Transfer Students, Trend Analysis
Publications Office, California Postsecondary Education Commission, Third Floor, 1020 Twelfth St., Sacramento, CA 95814-3985.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California State Postsecondary Education Commission, Sacramento.