ERIC Number: ED384403
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Educational Plant Survey: Gulf Coast Community College, May 16-18, 1995.
Glass, Ruth S.; Farr, Loyce K.
Pursuant to Florida educational legislation, this report presents findings of an educational plant survey conducted in May 1995 at Gulf Coast Community College (GCCC). The report is designed to aid the formulation of plans for housing the educational program, student population, faculty, administrators, staff, and auxiliary and ancillary services of the college for the ensuing 5-year period. Sections 1, 2, and 3 provide background information on the plant survey team, procedural policies, and the cooperative process used in conducting plant surveys in the Florida community college system. Section 4 contains a historical overview of GCCC, including its major mission, goals, and policies as they relate to capital improvements. Section 5 analyzes the student population and projected enrollment for the 5-year period, while section 6 highlights the program, service, and facility needs of GCCC. Section 7 provides an inventory of existing sites and facilities. Section 8 provides a plan for housing programs, students, and services, while section 9 features an analysis of capital outlay finances, including revenue sources for capital outlay. The final section offers recommendations for site acquisition, construction, remodeling, and renovation at GCCC at a total cost of $13,744,423. (KP)
Descriptors: Capital Outlay (for Fixed Assets), Community Colleges, Construction Costs, Construction Needs, Educational Facilities Design, Educational Facilities Improvement, Educational Facilities Planning, Educational Finance, Enrollment, Enrollment Projections, Expenditure per Student, Facility Requirements, Long Range Planning, School Space, School Surveys, Space Utilization, Tables (Data), Two Year Colleges
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Office of Educational Facilities.