ERIC Number: ED398856
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
United Negro College Fund Statistical Report, 1994.
Fordyce, Hugh R.
This report presents detailed information concerning the member institutions of the United Negro College Fund (UNCF), an organization which includes 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. Highlights of the data include the following: enrollments declined to 54,098 in fall 1994, a 1.2 percent decrease over the previous year, the first decrease since the mid 1980s; about two-thirds of all UNCF students came from the Southeast; the rate of enrollment increase for women has been larger than that of men; applications for admission have increased by 72 percent between 1986 and 1993; faculty salaries were only two-thirds as high as those found at other comparable institutions; the percentage of full-time faculty who hold doctorates has increased from 52 percent to 57 percent; the field of business and management produced the highest number of bachelor degree graduates in 1992-93; and the number of graduates in education increased by 15 percent. Thirty-one appendices provide tables presenting additional data. (CK)
Descriptors: Black Colleges, Black Students, College Admission, College Faculty, College Students, Degrees (Academic), Demography, Educational Finance, Educational Trends, Endowment Funds, Enrollment Trends, Higher Education, Private Colleges, School Funds, Student Costs, Student Financial Aid, Trend Analysis
The College Fund/UNCF, 8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive, P.O. Box 10444, Fairfax, VA 22031 ($20).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: College Fund/UNCF, Fairfax, VA.