Institutional Research

Enrollment Facts & Figures - Fall of 2004

 
Fall 2004 Headcount Enrollment
  Fall 2004
%
Total Students5,266
 
   Full-Time 1,806
34.3%
   Part-Time 3,460
65.7%
 For a 'Full Time Equivalent' of 2,937

Continuing Students 2,941 55.8%
1st time Freshmen 1,063 20.2%
Transfer Students 710 13.5%
High School Students 552 10.5%

Student Characteristics  
Gender    
    Male 2,097 39.8%
    Female 3,169 60.2%
Age  
   Average Age 25.8  
   Median Age 22.0  
Ethnicity  
   Caucasian 4,429 84.1%
   Hispanic/Other 385 7.3%
   Asian or Pacific Islander 128 2.4%
   American Indian 82 1.6%
   African-American 75 1.4%
   Declined Response 167 3.2%
Residence  
   Benton County 3,020 57.3%
   Washington County 2,023 38.4%
   Other Arkansas 175 3.3%
   Out of State 48 0.9%
Educational Objective for Enrollment
   Complete degree at NWACC 2,512 47.7%
   Transfer to another institution 1,440

27.3%

   Improve job skills 163 3.1%
   Explore educational
      opportunities
65 1.2%
   Personal Enrichment 92 1.7%
   High School Credit 552 10.5%
   Objective Unknown 442 8.4%

Degrees Awarded - 2003-2004    
   Associate of Arts 52  
   Associate of Science 81  
   Associate of Applied Science 93  
   Certificates 116  
  GED's 217  

Prepared by the
Office of Institutional Research

 

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