ERIC Number: ED364157
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Statistical Report, 1992.
Fordyce, Hugh R.; Kirschner, Alan H.
This report presents detailed information concerning the member institutions of the United Negro College Fund, comprising 41 historically black colleges and universities in the United States. Data are organized within the categories of enrollment, admission, faculty and staff, degrees, student financial aid, college costs, institutional finances, and endowment. The data indicate that enrollments reached an all time high of 53,179 in fall 1992, a four percent increase over 1991; that about two-thirds of all students came from the Southeast; that the rate of enrollment increase for men has been larger than that of women; that applications for admission have increased by 27 percent between 1986 and 1991; that faculty salaries ware only two-thirds as high as those found at other comparable institutions; that the percentage of full-time faculty who hold doctorates has increased from 46 percent to 52 percent; that business and management was the field with the highest number of bachelor degree graduates in 1990-91; and that the number of graduates in education increased by 15 percent, the first increase since 1979-80. Includes extensive tables in appendixes showing additional data. (JB)
Descriptors: Black Colleges, Black Students, College Admission, College Faculty, College Students, Degrees (Academic), Educational Finance, Endowment Funds, Enrollment Trends, Higher Education, Private Colleges, School Funds, Student Costs, Student Financial Aid, Trend Analysis
United Negro College Fund, Inc., 500 E. 62nd St., New York, NY 10021 (free).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Negro College Fund, Inc., New York, NY.