ERIC Number: ED476459
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Truckee Meadows Community College FactBook, 2002.
Truckee Meadows Community Coll., Sparks, NV.
The Truckee Meadows Community College 2002 FactBook summarizes institutional data pertaining to enrollment trends, student profiles, institutional outcome measures, campus resources, and the external environment. The institution had a total enrollment of 10,445 students (17 percent of whom were full-time and 36 percent part-time and attending night classes only). The median age of the student population was 25. Fifty-five percent of the students were female and 19 percent were ethnic minorities. The average annual full-time equivalent enrollment (FTE) by discipline area was 36.6 percent for vocational/technical programs, 55 percent for transfer/general education, and 8.4 percent for developmental education. The college reported a campus retention rate of 74 percent and a persistence rate from fall 2001 to spring 2002 of 56 percent. With respect to campus personnel, there were 142 full-time faculty, 338 part-time faculty, and 243 staff and administrators. Forty-seven percent of the faculty were female. The 2001-02 operating budget consisted of the following revenue sources state appropriation (72.9 percent), registration fees (15.9 percent), non-residential tuition (3.1 percent), miscellaneous student fees (0.2 percent), operating capital investment (0.3 percent) and estate tax credit (7.7 percent). The report concludes with external environment data including population estimates and total employment by industry. (RC)
Descriptors: College Administration, College Planning, College Programs, Community Colleges, Enrollment, Enrollment Trends, Ethnicity, Individual Characteristics, Institutional Characteristics, Institutional Research, Outcomes of Education, Participant Characteristics, Student Characteristics, Two Year Colleges
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Truckee Meadows Community Coll., Sparks, NV.