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ERIC Number: ED461393
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Dec
Pages: 114
Abstractor: N/A
Washington Community and Technical Colleges Academic Year Report 2000-01.
Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges, Olympia.
This report provides 2000-2001 information on funding, staffing, facilities, and enrollment at all Washington State community and technical colleges. It also includes demographics on student characteristics, enrollment, graduation, and transfer rates. Highlights include: (1) the colleges enrolled the equivalent of 158,192 full-time students; (2) a large number of students were recorded as having taken distance-learning courses; (3) a majority of the students were enrolled in workforce/job preparation education courses; (4) nearly 14,000 current high school 11th and 12th graders were enrolled in early college credit courses at the community colleges; (5) there was an increase in welfare-to-work students; (6) transfer numbers were down slightly from previous years; (7) the community colleges employ over 17,000 staff members and own 2,753 acres of land (14.4 million square feet of facilities); (8) the community and technical colleges' expenditures total over $812.9 million dollars; and (9) approximately 76% ($614.8 million) of revenue came from general and special state funds and student tuition. The report is filled with tables of information. The appendix contains information on full-time student tuition and fees, enrollment figures, statistical publications information, and definitions of report terms. (MKF)
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Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges, Olympia.