ERIC Number: ED339265
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Oct
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Trends in Degrees Conferred at Georgia State University: An Analysis by Department and CIP Fields. Report No. 90-10.
Hand, Carol A.
This report presents information on the number of degrees conferred at Georgia State University over the 5-year period from fiscal year (FY) 1985 to FY89. Highlights of the report include the following: (1) in the College of Arts and Sciences the total number of bachelors degrees conferred has increased each year, reaching 670 in FY89; (2) in the College of Business Administration there was an increase in the number of bachelors and masters degrees conferred, and the bachelors level Computer Information Systems experienced a notable decline; (3) the College of Education experienced declines over time in the number of bachelors and masters degrees awarded; (4) in the College of Public and Urban Affairs the number of associate and masters degrees declined over the 5-year period, while the number of bachelors degrees increased over time; (5) for the entire university the total number of doctorate degrees awarded has been stable over time, and the number of masters degrees awarded has tended to fluctuate over time; and (6) across all colleges the total number of bachelors degrees conferred increased from 1,805 in FY80 to 2,170 in FY89. An appendix briefly discusses the creation of the classification of instructional programs. (Author/GLR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
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Authoring Institution: Georgia State Univ., Atlanta. Office of Institutional Research.
Identifiers: Georgia State University