ERIC Number: ED481066
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2003-Feb-28
Reference Count: N/A
Illinois Community College Board Fiscal Year 2003 Spring Enrollment Report.
Illinois Community Coll. Board, Springfield.
This document contains a report on student enrollment at the end of the 2003 winter quarter and spring semester at the College of DuPage. The report is based on results of the fiscal year survey that shows both the headcount enrollments and the full time equivalent enrollments increased statewide as compared with the same term a year prior. The spring semester headcount increased from 358,511 as compared to 344,466, which equates to a 4.1% increase in students. The full-time equivalent students also increased from 179,868 to 190,439, which is an increase of 5.9%. It should be noted that after the significant increase in enrollment last year, spring headcount enrollments registered another major increase in the next year as well. Full-time equivalent enrollment increased in the next year as well. Of the 48 colleges used in the study, 34 experienced increases (1% or more) in head count. Only six colleges showed a decrease in the number of students (less than 1%). The study also charts the change the enrollment of full-time equivalent students over a 5-year period, which shows increases for 42 colleges, little or no change for 3 colleges, and decreases for 3 colleges. (MZ)
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Economic Factors, Enrollment Rate, Enrollment Trends, Quarter System, Registrars (School), Semester System, Two Year Colleges
For full text: http://www.iccb.state.il.us/HTML/pdf/reports/spring03enrollments.pdf.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois Community Coll. Board, Springfield.
Identifiers - Location: Illinois