ERIC Number: ED453846
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
The Facts, Faces, and Figures of Nassau Community College, 1999-2000.
Nassau Community Coll., Garden City, NY.
This report provides facts about Nassau Community College (NCC) (New York)--its mission, publications, organization, resources, and faculty and students. Highlights include: (1) Nassau is the largest community college in the state of New York and one of the largest single-campus community colleges in the United States; (2) for the 1999-2000 academic year, an average of 20,000 students were enrolled in 30 academic departments--54% were full-time students, and 53% were female; (3) 69% of students were liberal arts majors; (4) more than 25% were over the age of 25; (5) 83% were from Nassau County, 11% from Queens County, and 6% from Suffolk County; (6) approximately 19% of the college-bound high school graduates from Nassau County enrolled in NCC, and 60% of Nassau's graduates continued their education at four-year institutions; (7) In 1999, 11,846 students were white, 2,649 black, 2,035 Hispanic, and 857 Asian; (8) for the 1999-2000 academic year, there were 2,479 employees, including 536 full-time and 761 adjunct faculty; and (9) the annual operating budget for 1999-2000 was approximately $130,048,216--32% of the operating revenue was from tuition, 28% from Nassau County, 26% from New York State, and 14% from other sources. (JA)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Nassau Community Coll., Garden City, NY.