ERIC Number: ED396790
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Report for the Florida Community College System: The Fact Book, April 1996.
Florida State Board of Community Colleges, Tallahassee.
Designed to convey timely, accurate, and comparative information about Florida's 28 community colleges, this fact book provides descriptive and statistical data on enrollment trends, college personnel, educational finances, and governance from 1990-91 through 1994-95. The report opens with a brief historical overview of the state system from its beginnings in 1933 to the present, including a list of the 28 colleges and their years of establishment and a description of Florida's community college funding policy. Next, the report presents statistical tables on the state's community college students, including: (1) headcount enrollment per year; (2) fall 1995 enrollment headcount by ethnicity, gender, and college; (3) full-time equivalent (FTE) enrollment; (3) 1994-95 FTE by discipline and college; (4) the percent distribution of actual FTE by program and a comparison of assigned and actual FTE for 1982-83 through 1994-95; (5) degrees and certificates awarded by year and by type of award; and (6) 1994-95 awards by ethnicity and gender. Data on system employees is then provided, including employees by occupational activity for 1991-95, fall 1995 full- and part-time status, and fall 1995 average salaries. Finally, financial information is presented, including information on revenues for 1994-95, fall 1995 student fees, 1995-96 operating budgets, full cost summaries for 1994-95, annual cost analysis for 1994-95, and facilities inventory and value estimate for 1995-96. A glossary of terms and a roster of the Division of Community Colleges are included. (MAB)
Descriptors: College Faculty, College Programs, Community Colleges, Degrees (Academic), Educational Finance, Enrollment Trends, Full Time Equivalency, Governance, Intellectual Disciplines, Program Costs, Salaries, School Personnel, School Statistics, State Surveys, Student Characteristics, Tables (Data), Teacher Salaries, Two Year College Students, Two Year Colleges
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida State Board of Community Colleges, Tallahassee.
Identifiers: Florida Community College System
Note: Most of the report is printed on colored paper.