ERIC Number: ED434691
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
[Rhode Island Community College Annual Report]. Facts and Figures 1998.
Community Coll. of Rhode Island, Warwick. Office of Institutional Research and Planning.
This report provides facts and figures for the Community College of Rhode Island. Highlights include: (1) In 1998 there were 15,366 students (total headcount) enrolled in the college, 62 percent of whom were female; (2) In 1976, the total student headcount was 8,993; (3) According to a survey of 1,229 incoming students, 63 percent were under age 20, 32 percent enrolled for a certificate or degree, and 80 percent were enrolled primarily in day classes; (4) In fall 1998, the college had 10,475 part-time and 4,891 full-time students enrolled; (5) According to a survey of 1,315 1997 graduates, 43 percent were employed full time and 11 percent part time; (6) In 1997, 569 of the college's students transferred to Rhode Island College, and 220 transferred to the University of Rhode Island; (7) In fall 1998 there were 5,243 students enrolled in general programs and 2,471 in Public Administration and Protective Services; (8) The college awarded a total of 1,265 associate degrees and 138 certificates in 1997-98; (9) The total number of female faculty members is 156, which is 55 per cent of the faculty body; and (10) The state appropriated $30,976,000 to the college in 1997-98. (EMH)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
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Authoring Institution: Community Coll. of Rhode Island, Warwick. Office of Institutional Research and Planning.