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ERIC Number: ED254276
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Fiscal Year 1984 Unit Cost Report for the Public Community Colleges of Illinois.
Illinois Community Coll. Board, Springfield.
Fiscal year (FY) 1984 results of the annual unit cost study of the Illinois public community colleges are presented in this report based on data on course offerings, enrollments, and costs. After an introductory overview, data and analyses are presented which show: net instructional unit costs for FY84 compared with previous years; net instructional unit cost, full instructional unit cost, and total institutional unit cost; net instructional unit cost by cost categories; indirect instructional support unit cost; net instructional unit cost by the seven instructional cost categories and by subject area; and unit cost comparisons. Highlighted findings include the following: (1) the net instructional unit cost increased approximately 38% from $57.31 to $79.24 between FY78 and FY84; (2) the FY84 state average net instructional unit cost per student semester credit hour was $79.24, representing a 13.4% increase from the FY83 state average; (3) by cost categories, the state averages per student semester credit hour were direct salary, $33.25; direct department, $6.78; direct equipment, $1.30; allocated costs, $25.84; operation and maintenance, $11.56; and building rental, $0.51; and (4) by instructional categories, state average unit costs were Baccalaureate and General Academic, $81.32; Business and Public Services Technologies, $83.19; Technical Occupations, $94.70; Health Technologies, $125.01; Remedial Education, $80.31; Adult Basic Education and Adult Secondary Education, $51.41; and General Studies, $49.71. (HB)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois Community Coll. Board, Springfield.
Identifiers - Location: Illinois