ERIC Number: ED476333
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2003
South Texas Community College Fact Book, 2002-2003.
Garcia, Jessie, Ed.
This 2002-2003 Fact Book for South Texas Community College (STCC) is divided into the following sections: (1) College Profile; (2) Access; (3) Completion; (4) Transfer Rate and Success; (5) Employment; (7) Student Development; (8) TASP (Texas Academic Skills Program) Test; (9) Academic Progress of All Students; (10) Stakeholder Satisfaction; (11) Finance; and (12) Facilities. STCC serves the populations of Starr and Hidalgo counties in Texas. Total student enrollment for the district in 2002 was 13,695. Of these students, 8% had limited English proficiency. The proportion of STCC students classified as economically disadvantaged (55%) exceeded the economically disadvantaged proportion of the population of Starr and Hidalgo counties (30%). At least 41% of students at STCC are academically disadvantaged, which is within 5% of their representation in the counties. Total student enrollment has increased an average of 9% per year and is distributed across the district in proportion to the population. The document cites student enrollment by ethnicity and gender according to department or program only. Thirteen percent of full-time, degree-seeking students completed their degree within 3 years. STCC faculty and staff are 50% female, while faculty alone are 44% female. Facilities Inventory by Campus by FTE Student is appended. A glossary of terms and an index are also included. (Contains over 125 tables and graphs.) (NB)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: South Texas Community Coll., McAllen. Office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness.
Note: For the 2000-2001 Fact Book, see ED 453 870.