Institutional Research

Enrollment Facts & Figures for Fall of 2002

Fall 2002 Headcount Enrollment
 Fall 2002
%
Total Students4,731
   Full-Time1,485
31.4%
   Part-Time3,246
68.6%
 For a 'Full Time Equivalent' of 2,532

Continuing Students2,54453.7%
1st time Freshmen94119.9%
Transfer Students77716.4%
High School Students46910.0%

Student Characteristics  
Gender  
    Male2,00142.3%
    Female2,730578.7%
Age  
   Average Age26.0 
   Median Age21.6 
Ethnicity  
   Caucasian4,09586.6%
   Hispanic/Other2555.4%
   Asian or Pacific Islander942.0%
   American Indian771.6%
   African-American491.0%
Residence  
   Benton County2,84360.10%
   Washington County1,72936.5%
   Other Arkansas1272.7%
   Out of State32.7%
Educational Objective for Enrollment
   Complete degree at NWACC2,13545.1%
   Transfer to another institution1,29127.3%
   Improve job skills2645.6%
   Explore educational
      opportunities
1433.0%
   Personal Enrichment1403.0%
   High School Credit46910.0%
   Objective Unknown2896.1%

Degrees Awarded - 2001-2002  
   Associate of Arts42 
   Associate of Science43 
   Associate of Applied Science101 
   Certificates112 
  GED's253 

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