Institutional Research

Facts & Figures for Fall of 2000

 

Fall 2000 Headcount Enrollment

 Fall 2000
%

Total Students

4,058 
   Full-Time 1,257 31.0%
   Part-Time 2,801 69.0%
 For a 'Full Time Equivalent' of 2,107

Continuing Students 2,039 50.2%
1st time Freshmen 865 21.3%
Transfer Students 688 17.0%
High School Students 466 11.5%

Student Characteristics

  

Gender

   
    Male 1,757 43.3%
    Female 2,301 56.7%

Age

  
   Average Age 26.8  
   Median Age 22.4  

Ethnicity

  
   Caucasian 3,581 88.2%
   Hispanic/Other 124 3.1%
   Asian or Pacific Islander 90 2.2%
   American Indian 59 1.5%
   African-American 32 0.8%

Residence

  
   Benton County 2,449 60.3%
   Washington County 1,432 35.3%
   Other Arkansas 126 3.1%
   Out of State 52 1.3%

Educational Objective for Enrollment

   Complete degree at NWACC 1,310 32.3%
   Transfer to another institution 1,263 31.1%
   Improve job skills 394 9.7%
   Explore educational
      opportunities
229 5.6%
   Personal Enrichment 181 4.5%
   High School Credit 466 11.5%
   Objective Unknown 215 5.3%

Degrees Awarded - 1999-2000

   
   Associate of Arts 35  
   Associate of Science 37  
   Associate of Applied Science 109  
   Certificates 71  
  GED's 122  

Prepared by the
Office of Institutional Research

 

 

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