ERIC Number: ED258674
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Fall 1983 Enrollment Compared to Previous Falls. Research Monograph II [and] Spring 1984 Enrollment Compared to Previous Springs. Research Monograph IV.
These two reports look at trends in fall and spring enrollments at Oklahoma City Community College in terms of the following categories: male, female, full-time, part-time, new students, returning students, graduates, single, married, divorced, average age, Black, White, American Indian, Asian, Hispanic, international, other ethnic/no response, immediate job entry, transfer, continuing education, full-time equivalent/credit hours, and average credit hours. Highlighted findings include the following: (1) fall 1983 headcount enrollment was up 11.3% from fall 1982, while spring 1984 enrollment showed an 8.1% decrease over spring 1983 and a 1.3% decrease over fall 1983; (2) when looking at credit hours produced, an increase of 8.1% was recorded from the previous fall; (3) the percentage of male students reached an all-time low in fall 1983 (39.2%), though the trend reversed itself in spring 1984 when males comprised 41.3% of the total enrollment; (4) since fall 1979, average age has tended to be slightly below 30 in the fall semesters and slightly above 30 in the spring semesters; and (5) the percentage of full- and part-time students remained fairly stable. (AYC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Oklahoma City Community Coll., OK.