Institutional Research

Facts & Figures for Fall of 2001

Fall 2001 Headcount Enrollment
 Fall 2001
%
Total Students4,292
   Full-Time1,339
31.2%
   Part-Time2,953
68.8%
 For a 'Full Time Equivalent' of 2,255

Continuing Students2,22251.8%
1st time Freshmen1,01823.7%
Transfer Students62514.6%
High School Students42710.0%

Student Characteristics  
Gender  
    Male1,77441.3%
    Female2,51858.7%
Age  
   Average Age26.4 
   Median Age22.2 
Ethnicity  
   Caucasian3,72486.8%
   Hispanic/Other1844.3%
   Asian or Pacific Islander741.7%
   American Indian711.7%
   African-American411.0%
Residence  
   Benton County2,57560.0%
   Washington County1,50435.0%
   Other Arkansas1543.6%
   Out of State591.4%
Educational Objective for Enrollment
   Complete degree at NWACC1,73640.4%
   Transfer to another institution1,27730.0%
   Improve job skills2997.0%
   Explore educational
      opportunities
1503.5%
   Personal Enrichment1714.0%
   High School Credit42710.0%
   Objective Unknown2325.4%

Degrees Awarded - 2000-2001  
   Associate of Arts32 
   Associate of Science47 
   Associate of Applied Science78 
   Certificates110 
  GED's246 

Prepared by the
Office of Institutional Research

 

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