ERIC Number: ED077431
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Apr-13
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Origin of Enrollments, Accredited Colleges and Universities, Fall Semester, 1972.
Kentucky Council on Public Higher Education, Frankfort.
This document is a delineation of student enrollments for the fall semester 1972 from the 42 accredited Kentucky colleges and universities. The enrollments are aggregated by institution, state, foreign country, and Kentucky resident students by county of origin. A few general findings related to the overall enrollment characteristics of the state-supported sector of higher education and the independent sector include: (1) The total enrollment of Kentucky Colleges and universities increased 3.3% for the fall semester 1972 for a new high of 101,244 students; (2) 83,278 Kentuckians enrolled in the accredited colleges and universities of the Commonwealth for the fall semester 1972, a 3.3% increase in the number of Kentucky students over the fall semester 1971; (3) First-time freshmen enrolled in Kentucky colleges and universities totaled 21,969 for the fall 1972, a 3.2% decrease from 1971 enrollments; (4) 18,141 Kentuckians enrolled as first-time freshmen for the fall 1972, a decrease of 2.9% from 1971; (5) Kentucky colleges and universities enrolled 17,966 out-of-state students for the fall 1972; (6) Kentucky high schools graduated 44,846 students in 1972; (7) The number of Kentuckians enrolled in Kentucky colleges and universities has increased from 69,307 in 1968 to 83,278 in 1972, representing a 20.2% increase during a 5-year period. (Author/MJM)
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Authoring Institution: Kentucky Council on Public Higher Education, Frankfort.