Institutional Research

Enrollment Facts & Figures for Fall of 2003

Fall 2003 Headcount Enrollment
 Fall 2003
%
Total Students4,915
   Full-Time1,576
32.1%
   Part-Time3,339
67.9%
 For a 'Full Time Equivalent' of 2,663

Continuing Students2,72755.6%
1st time Freshmen99620.2%
Transfer Students73915.0%
High School Students4539.2%

Student Characteristics  
Gender  
    Male1,97840.2%
    Female2,93759.8%
Age  
   Average Age25.1 
   Median Age21.8 
Ethnicity  
   Caucasian4,19885.4%
   Hispanic/Other3166.4%
   Asian or Pacific Islander1192.4%
   American Indian901.8%
   African-American581.2%
   Declined Response1342.7%
Residence  
   Benton County2,89358.9%
   Washington County1,82937.2%
   Other Arkansas1513.1%
   Out of State420.9%
Educational Objective for Enrollment
   Complete degree at NWACC2,26146.0%
   Transfer to another institution1,497

30.5%

   Improve job skills2044.2%
   Explore educational
      opportunities
841.7%
   Personal Enrichment1052.1%
   High School Credit4088.3%
   Objective Unknown3567.2%

Degrees Awarded - 2002-2003  
   Associate of Arts61 
   Associate of Science86 
   Associate of Applied Science104 
   Certificates101 
  GED's198 

Prepared by the
Office of Institutional Research

 

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