ERIC Number: ED198754
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Higher Education Enrollment Forecasts for the 1981-83 Biennium Budget. Washington State Information Report.
Smitch, Curt; Brunink, Diana
Fall 1980 enrollment data for higher education in Washington State and 1981-83 biennial enrollment forecasts are presented. A short narrative section on 1980 enrollment highlights covers the total enrollment picture of the four-year institutions separately, and the enrollment situation in the community college system. For the total four-year system, the overview includes headcount, freshman, graduate/undergraduate mix, transfer, and entering high school student enrollment data, average credit hour per student, and retention rates. Highlights are presented for the following four-year institutions: University of Washington, Washington State University, Central Washington University, Eastern Washington University, the Evergreen State College, and Western Washington University. Statistical tables include the following: original budget forecasts for 1973-75, 1975-77, 1977-79, 1979-81, and 1980-83; annual average student credit hours by cost and course level for each institution 1973-78; quarterly variation of fall, winter, and spring student credit hours, by course level for each institution, 1971-80; headcount undergraduate and graduate enrollment for the state and for each institutions, 1971-80; entrances from Washington high schools and transfers within state universities and community colleges; General Education Development certificates and high school diplomas and certificates; percent retention, spring to fall; enrollment of resident and nonresident students; enrollment for selected age groups by sex and grade classifications and median age; summer school enrollments; and community college enrollments. (SW)
Descriptors: College Credits, College Freshmen, College Students, Community Colleges, Enrollment Projections, Enrollment Trends, Full Time Equivalency, Graduate Students, Higher Education, In State Students, Out of State Students, School Holding Power, State Surveys, State Universities, Student Attrition, Student Characteristics, Transfer Students, Two Year Colleges, Undergraduate Students
Forecasting and Support Division, Office of Financial Management, Department of Higher Education, State of Washington, Olympia, WA 98504.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Washington State Office of Financial Management, Olympia.
Identifiers - Location: Washington