ERIC Number: ED320626
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Annual Information Digest. Los Angeles Community Colleges, 1988-89.
Conrath, Nancy L.; Heinselman, James L.
This databook provides information on the nine colleges in the Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) for the 1988-89 academic year. Tables and graphs present data on community characteristics and attendance patterns, student and enrollment characteristics, instructional programs, academic performance and articulation, special services, and fiscal and personnel resources. Both individual college and districtwide data are included. Highlighted findings for the district include the following: (1) the combined service area of the LACCD changed extensively in the past 9 years, experiencing a population increase of 12%, increases in the proportions of Hispanic and Asian residents, and declines in the proportions of Black and White residents; (2) credit enrollment was 105,000 in 1988, up 2.7% from 1987; (3) average daily attendance districtwide was 52,767 for 1988-89; (4) in 1988, 21.3% of the district's entering students were first-time students, 14.7% were new transfers, 12.8% were returning students, and 51.1% were continuing students; and (5) the net general fund income for 1988-89 was $227.01 million. (WJT)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, College Programs, College Transfer Students, Community Colleges, Educational Finance, Enrollment Trends, Expenditures, Multicampus Districts, Population Trends, School Demography, School District Size, School District Spending, Student Characteristics, Two Year College Students, Two Year Colleges
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Los Angeles Community Coll. District, CA. Educational Services Div.
Note: Prepared by the Office of Research, Planning, and Analysis.