ERIC Number: ED479525
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Fact Book, 2002-2003: A Compilation of Information for and about State Center Community College District.
State Center Community Coll. District, Fresno, CA.
The State Center Community College District (SCCCD) 2002-2003 Fact Book presents institutional data on the following topics: (1) student and enrollment trends; (2) planning and decision making; and (3) service area demographics. The Student and Enrollment Chapter profiles the student body and contains demographic data self-reported on the admission application. With respect to enrollment trends, district enrollment drops from fall to spring terms, though the percentage of "continuing students" is higher in spring terms. In comparing fall 2001 to fall 1999, enrollment increased at all sites. Of students enrolled at SCCCD, 28% report a desire to attain a Bachelor's degree. Of these students, an average 80% plans to first earn an Associate's degree. The Fact Book also reports data on the ethnic diversity of SCCCD students. The majority of the student body is comprised of Hispanic and White/non-Hispanic students at 70%. The data indicate these trends have remained consistent over the seven-term period. Finally, the majority of SCCCD students attend school part-time at an average 65%. The data included in the planning and decision-making chapter of the book contains information used by the District and college administration to make informed decisions in areas such as personnel and program planning. (RC)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: State Center Community Coll. District, Fresno, CA.