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ERIC Number: ED374834
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994-Jan
Pages: 23
Abstractor: N/A
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Trends, Fall 1993. Diablo Valley College.
Birdsall, Les
Providing data on institutional trends up to fall 1993 at Diablo Valley College, in California, this report consists of 14 charts on enrollment and student characteristics. Following an introduction describing a general decline in enrollments due to a statewide increase in fees, the following tables are provided: (1) fall enrollment from 1984 to 1993, showing an enrollment of 20,709 for 1993; (2) first-time, continuing, and transfer status of students, 1987-93, indicating that first-time students decreased by 26.6%, first-time transfer students decreased by 23.6%, returning students decreased by 10.8%, and returning transfer students decreased by 21.2% from 1992 to 1993; (3) student level of educational attainment, 1987-93, showing a 7.7% decrease in freshman students from fall 1992; (4) student gender, 1987-93, indicating that 54.5% of students were female in 1993; (5) part-/full-time status of students and part-/full-time status by gender, 1987-93, revealing a 12.5% decrease in part-time students from 1992 to 1993; (6) student enrollment by time of day (day/evening) and by time of day by gender, 1989-93, indicating that the number of evening-only students decreased by 10.4% in 1993, and that men registered as day-only increased by 3.2% 1993, compared to a 3% decrease for day-only women; (7) student ethnicity, 1987-93, showing a 14.7% decrease in White students from 1992 to 1993; (8) student age, 1987-93, indicating that the largest group of students (n=6,340) were between 20 and 24 years of age; and (9) credit student age by gender, indicating that the largest age group for women was 30-49, while the largest group for men was 20-24. (KP)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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Authoring Institution: Diablo Valley Coll. Pleasant Hill, CA.