ERIC Number: ED463018
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Community College League of California Pocket Profile, 2002. 3rd Edition.
Community Coll. League of California, Sacramento.
This document is a pocket profile from the Community College League of California (CCLC), which represents 72 community college districts and 108 community colleges. The report offers information on general governance and institutional missions, enrollment figures, community college student demographics, and student educational costs. (1) the Los Angeles Community College District serves four times as many African-American and 2.7 times as many Latino students as all University of California campuses combined; (2) women made up 57% of enrollment; (3) the cost of attending a community college is $6,243/year for students who live with their parents and $11,868 for independent students; (4) approximately 1.6 million students attended CCLC community colleges in 2001, 45.3% of whom were white, 27.1% Latino, 16.5% Asian American, 8% African American, 1.1% Native American, and 2% other; (5) 44% of the students attended part-time; (6) in 1999-2000, more than 57,000 community college students transferred to a University of California or California State University institution; (7) 20,000 students are reported to have transferred to a private four-year or out-of-state college; (8) 43% of students seek occupational education and training, while 31% plan to transfer to a four-year institution; and (9) CCLC colleges awarded 64,046 associate degrees and 32,444 certificates of completion in 1998-1999. The report includes budget information on CCLC community colleges and 13 tables and graphs. (MKF)
Descriptors: College Role, College Transfer Students, Community Colleges, Degrees (Academic), Education Work Relationship, Educational Finance, Enrollment, Governance, Student Characteristics, Student Educational Objectives, Tuition, Two Year College Students, Two Year Colleges, Vocational Education
For full text: http://www.ccleague.org/pubs/pktpro02.pdf.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Community Coll. League of California, Sacramento.
Identifiers - Location: California