ERIC Number: ED442502
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Washington Community and Technical Colleges Fall Enrollment & Staffing Report, 1999.
Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges, Olympia. Education Div.
This report provides a snapshot of enrollments in Washington community and technical colleges during fall 1999. In addition to analysis of the system as a whole, this report includes an extensive set of tables by college. It addresses the questions most commonly raised regarding the state's community and technical colleges. The report contains the following sections: Highlights of 1999, Introduction, Enrollments, Students Served: Demographics, Selected Program Student Characteristics, State-Supported Course Enrollment, Contract-Supported Course Enrollment, Staff, and by College. Highlights of Fall 1999 includes the following: the state's colleges served an increase of 3.8% in full-time equivalent students (FTES) over 1998; 53% of state-supported students were enrolled full-time; 46% of state-supported FTES were enrolled for workforce training purposes, 39% were enrolled in order to transfer, 9% had an end goal of literacy, and 6% were enrolled for parenting classes or unspecified purposes; the racial composition of the student population in fall 1999 was more diverse than that of the state as a whole; the proportion of the student population which was female was higher than the proportion of females in the state's population; the median age of students was 27.7 years; and full-time faculty provided 57.5% of all instruction. (VWC)
Descriptors: Annual Reports, College Faculty, Community Colleges, Enrollment Trends, Institutional Characteristics, Outcomes of Education, State Colleges, Student Characteristics, Tables (Data), Technical Institutes, Two Year Colleges
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Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
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Authoring Institution: Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges, Olympia. Education Div.