ERIC Number: ED095789
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Higher Education Annual Enrollment Survey, 1973.
Connecticut Commission for Higher Education, Hartford.
This report is the 8th annual survey of college enrollments in Connecticut as prepared by the Commission for Higher Education. Highlights indicate: (1) After decreasing rates of growth in total enrollment for the years 1970, 1971, and 1972, the percentage increase in fall 1973 over fall 1972 rose to 3.7%. (2) In the independent colleges, fulltime undergraduate enrollment increased from 28,008 to 28,525 or 1.9%. (3) In the publicly supported colleges, fulltime undergraduate enrollment increased from 47,447 to 48,015 or 1.2%. (4) The number of first-time, fulltime students increased from 7,737 to 7,908 or 2.2% in the independent colleges. (5) For the second year, fulltime enrollment in the regional community colleges decreased slightly down from 10,737, or 0.9%. (6) Degrees numbering 25,001 were granted in the year ending June 1973. This is an increase of 8.9% over those granted in 1972. (7) 49.9% of all degrees granted were earned by women. Last year (1972) the percentage for women was 41.4%. (8) 44.5% of the fulltime undergraduates in the independent colleges were Connecticut residents. In the public colleges 92.0% of the fulltime undergraduates were Connecticut residents. (MJM)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Connecticut Commission for Higher Education, Hartford.
Identifiers - Location: Connecticut