ERIC Number: ED320509
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Minorities in Higher Education. Seventh Annual Status Report 1988.
American Council on Education, Washington, DC. Office of Minority Concerns.
The report is intended to provide educators, policy makers, legislators, and funding sources with the latest data on the progress of minorities in higher education. Included is information on high school completion and college participation rates for 18-to-24-year-olds. Data from the U.S. Department of Education's Higher Education General Information Surveys and Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System surveys on college enrollment by race, ethnicity, and sex are presented, along with enrollment figures for historically black colleges and universities. The report contains comparisons between college completion rates for minorities and whites. Also included is a descriptive analysis of minority employment in higher education, which includes data on tenure rates, rank, and number of minority faculty and administrators. Contains 14 tables of statistics. (GLR)
Descriptors: Academic Persistence, College Graduates, Data Collection, Enrollment, Enrollment Rate, Ethnic Status, High School Graduates, Higher Education, Minority Groups, National Surveys, Sex Bias, Social Influences, Trend Analysis
Office of Minority Concerns, American Council on Education, One Dupont Circle, Washington, DC 20036 (single copy $8.50, 2-10 copies $7.50 ea., more than 10 copies $6.00 ea.).
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: American Council on Education, Washington, DC. Office of Minority Concerns.
Note: For the eighth annual report, see HE 023 602.