ERIC Number: ED212316
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Fall Enrollment Report: University of Hawaii, Community Colleges, Fall 1981.
Hawaii Univ., Honolulu. Office of Institutional Research and Analysis.
Data are presented on a series of tables summarizing enrollment trends and the academic and personal characteristics of the 20,087 regular students enrolled in credit programs at six University of Hawaii community colleges during Fall, 1981. The tables cover: (1) headcount enrollment in regular credit and special programs; (2) headcount enrollment by campus for the years 1971 through 1981; (3) selected student characteristics, i.e., sex, educational objective, major, attendance status, semester hours taken, residence, tuition status, age, citizenship, and registration status; and (4) student profiles broken down by these characteristics for 1977 through 1981. The data indicate, among other findings, that regularly enrolled students constituted 74% of the total Fall, 1981 enrollment; that 51% of the students were female and 53% were enrolled on a part-time basis; that the average semester hours attempted by all students was 9.8 as compared to 10.4 in Fall, 1977; and that the mean age of the students was 25.2 years. Liberal arts majors comprised 40% of the enrollments while vocational education majors made up 45%. Programs showing substantial enrollment increases from Fall, 1980 included accounting, computer science, secretarial science, medical lab technology, and electronics. Data tables delineating the distribution of majors by program area for all Hawaii community colleges and for each campus are appended. (KL)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Hawaii Univ., Honolulu. Office of Institutional Research and Analysis.
Identifiers - Location: Hawaii