ERIC Number: ED407049
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
University of Hawaii Community Colleges Annual Report, 1989.
Hawaii Univ., Honolulu. Office of the Chancellor for Community Colleges.
This 25th Anniversary report provides information on the programs, students, and faculty at the University of Hawaii Community Colleges (UHCC) for the 1988-89 academic year. In the first section, system accomplishments are highlighted, including links formed with the community, cooperation with other institutions, and international education efforts. Next, following an organizational chart and mission statement for the colleges, data are provided on enrollments, degrees and certificates awarded, system resources, and program offerings. Profiles are then presented of students, faculty, and resource allocations at the UHCCs six community colleges and one training center. The final sections discuss the future of the UHCC with respect to access, retention, and the colleges' role in economic development and present a list of college staff. Highlighted findings include the following: (1) in fall 1989, the community colleges enrolled 20,533 regular credit students, with 49% of these in liberal arts and sciences programs; (2) 60% of the students attended part-time, their average age was 26 years old, and 57% were female; (3) in 1988-89, 10,026 Associate of Arts degrees, 6,081 Associate of Science degrees, and 808 certificates were awarded; (4) a total of $59,050,453 in general funds were allocated to the colleges for fiscal year 1989-90; and (5) a total of 972 faculty were employed, of whom 56% were employed full-time. (HAA)
Descriptors: Associate Degrees, Community Colleges, Educational Certificates, Educational Finance, Enrollment, Institutional Characteristics, Institutional Mission, Mission Statements, Outcomes of Education, Student Characteristics, Teacher Characteristics, Two Year College Students, Two Year Colleges
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Hawaii Univ., Honolulu. Office of the Chancellor for Community Colleges.