Institutional Research

Facts & Figures for Fall of 2001

 
Fall 2001 Headcount Enrollment
  Fall 2001
%
Total Students 4,292
 
   Full-Time 1,339
31.2%
   Part-Time 2,953
68.8%
 For a 'Full Time Equivalent' of 2,255

Continuing Students 2,222 51.8%
1st time Freshmen 1,018 23.7%
Transfer Students 625 14.6%
High School Students 427 10.0%

Student Characteristics    
Gender    
    Male 1,774 41.3%
    Female 2,518 58.7%
Age    
   Average Age 26.4  
   Median Age 22.2  
Ethnicity    
   Caucasian 3,724 86.8%
   Hispanic/Other 184 4.3%
   Asian or Pacific Islander 74 1.7%
   American Indian 71 1.7%
   African-American 41 1.0%
Residence    
   Benton County 2,575 60.0%
   Washington County 1,504 35.0%
   Other Arkansas 154 3.6%
   Out of State 59 1.4%
Educational Objective for Enrollment
   Complete degree at NWACC 1,736 40.4%
   Transfer to another institution 1,277 30.0%
   Improve job skills 299 7.0%
   Explore educational
      opportunities
150 3.5%
   Personal Enrichment 171 4.0%
   High School Credit 427 10.0%
   Objective Unknown 232 5.4%

Degrees Awarded - 2000-2001    
   Associate of Arts 32  
   Associate of Science 47  
   Associate of Applied Science 78  
   Certificates 110  
  GED's 246  

Prepared by the
Office of Institutional Research

 

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