ERIC Number: ED316156
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
1989 Statistical Report.
Fordyce, Hugh R.; Kirschner, Alan H.
The report is an annual update of statistical information about the 42 member institutions of the United Negro College Fund, Inc. (UNCF). Information is provided on enrollment, admissions, faculty, degrees, financial aid, college costs, institutional finances, and endowment. Highlights identified include: the fall 1989 total enrollment was a 10% rise over 1987 and 13% over 1986; 42% of the total enrollment was male; 42% of the enrollment was classified as freshman; Georgia, Florida, and South Carolina were the leading states in regard to the home residence of UNCF students; 45% of the freshmen applicants admitted to UNCF colleges become enrolled students; almost 50% of full-time faculty possessed a doctoral degree; the average full professor at a UNCF college earned $28,443; the total number of degrees awarded (5,728) was 2% more than in the previous year; and the value of endowment funds in June 1988 ($13 million) more than doubled in the past 6 years. Thirteen tables or figures provide detailed statistics. Sample topics of the 29 appendices include full-time and part-time enrollment, enrollment by sex, faculty by race and degrees, faculty turnover and tenure, degrees conferred by major, institutional costs, revenues and expenditures, total endowment, and UNCF member colleges. (SM)
Descriptors: Black Colleges, Black Education, College Admission, College Faculty, Degrees (Academic), Educational Finance, Endowment Funds, Enrollment Trends, Higher Education, Minority Groups, Student Characteristics
United Negro College Fund, 500 East 62nd St., New York, NY 10021.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Negro College Fund, Inc., New York, NY.