ERIC Number: ED142249
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Jul
Reference Count: 0
The 1977 Summer Session, Community Colleges.
Hawaii Univ., Honolulu. Community Coll. System.
Enrollment data are summarized to give numbers and percentages of students by sex, age, program, student status, residence, and units carried. Males (59%) outnumbered females (41%), but the proportion of females increased over the previous year from 35% to 41%. More students enrolled in liberal arts programs (43%) than in vocational education (30%), but both programs decreased from the previous summer's proportions of 48% and 36% respectively, while unclassified students increased from 15% to 27%. The numbers of new and transfer students rose slightly, while the average age dropped from 29.2 to 28.4. The modal age for summer, however, was 35-39, as compared with l8-19 in the spring semester, 1977. Summer session enrollment increased at all six participating colleges, with the general education area generating 66% of the total units carried. Statistical tables are included giving registration for individual colleges and summary student characteristics data of all colleges. (RT)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Hawaii Univ., Honolulu. Community Coll. System.