ERIC Number: ED356823
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Facts and Figures: Past, Present, and Future.
Moraine Valley Community College., Palos Hills, IL. Office of Institutional Research.
Historical data is provided on students, programs, and costs at Moraine Valley Community College (MVCC), in Palos Hills, Illinois, in the form of tables and graphs divided into five sections. The first section provides census data and demographic information for the MVCC district, including a map of the district, population trends from 1980 to 1990, types of businesses by community, numbers of Black and Hispanic residents by municipality, a 1990 housing unit census, income and education by community, poverty statistics for district communities, percentage of the population age 25 or over by schooling completed, public school enrollment forecasts, educational attainment by ethnic groups, and projections for the 21st century. Section II features information on the actual and projected number of high school graduates in MVCC's district; high school graduates attending MVCC by high school from fall 1978 to fall 1992; recent high school graduate enrollment by program from fall 1981 to fall 1992; and reasons for attending college, essential objectives, and probable majors and careers for fall 1991 freshmen. Section III profiles MVCC students, including data on student gender, age, part-time/full-time status, and day/evening status for fall 1992; average credit hour load per student from fall 1975 to fall 1992; opening enrollments by fiscal year and program division from fall 1968 to fall 1992; retention rates from 1968 to 1992; proportion of the district served in instructional credit programs by college for fall 1985 to fall 1991, and an enrollment summary for non-credit courses for 1981 to 1992. Section IV discusses program enrollment patterns, including highest and lowest program enrollments from 1990 to 1992; total credit hours, student enrollment, and sections offered per course from 1989 to 1992; and degrees and certificates awarded from 1988 to 1992. The final section provides information on program and course costs from 1970 to 1992. (MAB)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Census Figures, Community Colleges, Community Size, Community Surveys, Data, Educational Research, Enrollment Influences, Enrollment Trends, Institutional Characteristics, Population Trends, Program Costs, Racial Composition, School Demography, School Statistics, Social Distribution, Student Characteristics, Tables (Data), Two Year College Students, Two Year Colleges
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Moraine Valley Community College., Palos Hills, IL. Office of Institutional Research.