ERIC Number: ED455887
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Alaska Univ., Anchorage. Office of Institutional Planning, Research, and Assessment.
The availability of timely, reliable, and valid measures of the work performed by the administration at the University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) enables the university to manage its enrollment and preserve the quality of academic programs and support services. The information in this fact book constitutes the empirical foundation of the university's self-study. Highlights for the six campuses, including Price William Sound Community College, for fall 1997 include: (1) student headcount was 20,936, with the average class size being 17; (2) there were 3,475 females and 2,448 males attending in the system full time; (3) 14,022 students were white, 860 Alaskan Native, 781 African American, and 690 Asian; (4) the largest age group was 20-24, with 3,842 students; smallest was 60 and over, with 335; (5) 600 graduate students were enrolled; (6) 24% were enrolled for a four-year degree, 18% for a two-year degree; (7) there were 1,592 full-time faculty and 1,313 adjunct faculty members teaching courses; and (8) revenues total for fiscal year ending June 30, 1997 were $100,500,282 while expenditures were $101,936,339. Five-year trends are provided for all categories. (NB)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
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Authoring Institution: Alaska Univ., Anchorage. Office of Institutional Planning, Research, and Assessment.