ERIC Number: ED454906
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Parkland College Common Data Set, 2000-2001.
Parkland Coll., Champaign, IL.
This document from Parkland College in Champaign, Illinois, presents data on enrollment, persistence, admissions, transfer, academic offerings, student life, expenses, financial aid, class sizes, and degrees conferred. Report highlights include: (1) Parkland has a total of 8,026 students, of whom 53% are part-time; (2) the percent of first-time freshmen that were in the bottom half of their high school class academically was 57% for the current year; (3) one year of education costs a typical full-time undergraduate resident student living at home $2,400 plus tuition to attend the college; (4) tuition is charged on a unit-by-unit basis and costs $55.00 per unit; (5) of the full-time undergraduate students at the college, 2,027 (25%) receive financial aid of some sort; (6) of the students receiving financial aid, 1,759 received need-based gift aid, and on average this need-based aid met 80% of the students' total need; (7) the college has a total of 491 instructional faculty, of whom 67% are part-time, 11% are minority group members, and 50% are women; and (8) small classes predominate at the college, with only nine courses offered that enrolled more than 40 students. (LD)
Descriptors: College Transfer Students, Community Colleges, Degrees (Academic), Educational Finance, Enrollment, Student Financial Aid, Tuition, Two Year College Students, Two Year Colleges
For full text: http://www.parkland.cc.il.us/oire/CDS0001.htm.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Parkland Coll., Champaign, IL.