ERIC Number: ED400018
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Bellevue Community College Student Profile, Fall 1995.
Hodge, Valerie L.
Intended for the college community and various campus constituencies working with the college, this report provides data on students enrolled at Bellevue Community College (BCC), in Washington, as of fall 1995. Following an executive summary and introduction, data are presented for 1990-95 and specifically for fall 1995 on student age, gender, ethnic/racial characteristics, origin and transfer status, educational goals and intent, credit status and attendance characteristics, and enrollment by program. Highlighted findings include the following: (1) a total of 17,023 students were enrolled in fall 1995, including 9,085 for college credit; (2) 62% of all students were female; (3) the average age for all students was 31.6 years, while the average age for college credit students was 26 years; (4) 17% of the college credit students were students of color; (5) in fall 1995, BCC enrolled nearly 1,000 fewer new students than in fall 1990, while the numbers of continuing and returning students increased; (6) nearly 80% of the college credit students declared an academic, as opposed to occupational, educational intent when they applied for admission; and (7) 66% of full-time equivalent enrollments were in academic programs, 23% were in occupational programs, and 12% were in community service. Appendixes provide a list of zip codes and community names, communities and zip codes in BCC's service area, and a map of the college service area. (HAA)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bellevue Community Coll., WA.