ERIC Number: ED453870
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
South Texas Community College Fact Book, 2000-2001.
Lance, Melissa L., Ed.
The 2000-2001 Fact Book provides a comprehensive body of facts about South Texas Community College (STCC). Topics addressed include general college profile, access, completion, transfer rate, employment, student retention, TASP Test passage rate, academic progress of students, student and faculty satisfaction, finance, and facilities. Report highlights include: (1) out of the 11,319 students enrolled in 2000, 51% were "academically disadvantaged," and 60% were "economically disadvantaged"; (2) out of 612 first-time full-time students who enrolled in fall 1996 88 (14%) graduated, 79 (13%) transferred, and 133 (22%) were still enrolled after 3 years; (3) out of 168 students who were enrolled in the Emergency Medical Technology Program and took the licensure exam, 139 (83%) passed; (4) for graduates of the Business, Mathematics and Science Division, 85% were continuing their education, employed in the field, or not seeking employment; and (5) the total student service expenditures to total full-time equivalent students ratio remained steady from 1997-99. An appendix contains STCC Institutional Performance Indicators. Contains tables and charts. (JA)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: South Texas Community Coll., McAllen. Office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness.