ERIC Number: ED459879
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
St. Petersburg College FactBook, 2001-2002.
Saint Petersburg Junior Coll., FL. Office of Institutional Research.
This 2001-2002 fact book for St. Petersburg College (SPC) in Florida provides statistical information to support planning and decision-making. It also offers a historical perspective of the institution. SPC was founded in 1927 as St. Petersburg Junior College, Florida's first two-year institution of higher learning. SPC has evolved from an all-white, private institution using borrowed high school classrooms to a multi-campus state postsecondary institution dedicated to the concept of equal opportunity. Report highlights include: (1) SPC started with 87 credit students in 1927-1928, and in fall 2000-2001 had an enrollment of 18,156 credit students; (2) system-wide fall 2001 enrollment by program of study was 64% associate of arts degree, 22% associate of science degree, and 14% other; (3) fall 2001 enrollment by ethnicity was white 80%, African American 10%, Hispanic 6%, and Asian 4%; and (4) fall 2001 headcount by age was 19 and under, 25%; 20-24, 30%; 25-29, 14%; 30-39, 17%; 40-49, 10%; 50-59, 3%; and 60 and over, 0.4%. The report further details credit student history, opening fall credit headcount, end-of-session fall headcount, student registration, academics, outcomes/indicators, facilities, personnel, and finance. Includes 44 tables and four appendices. (NB)
Descriptors: Age, College Administration, College Planning, College Programs, Community Colleges, Credit Courses, Educational History, Enrollment, Enrollment Trends, Ethnicity, Gender Issues, Individual Characteristics, Institutional Research, Participant Characteristics, School Registration
For full text: http://www.spjc.cc.fl.us/central/ir.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
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Authoring Institution: Saint Petersburg Junior Coll., FL. Office of Institutional Research.