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Common Data Set A: General Information (2003-2004)
 
A0.  Respondent Information


A1.  Address Information
Name of College or University Clemson University 
Mailing Address 106 Sikes Hall 
City/State/Zip Clemson, SC  29634
Country United States
Street Address (if different)  
Main Phone 864-656-3311 
WWW Home Page Address www.clemson.edu 
Admissions Phone Number 864-656-2287 
Admissions Toll-Free Number  
Admissions Office Mailing Address 106 Sikes Hall ,
Box 345124
City/State/Zip Clemson, SC   29634-5124
Country United States
Admissions Fax Number 864-656-2464 
Admissions Email Address cuadmissions@clemson.edu 
If there is a separate URL application site on the internet, please specify: www.clemson.edu/admission/ 

A2. Source of institutional control
Public   Private (nonprofit)  Proprietary

A3. Classify your undergraduate institution
Coeducational  Men's  Women's 

A4.  Academic year calendar
Semester  Quarter  Trimester  4-1-4  Other  Continuous 
Differs By Program 
If you chose "Continuous", please describe here:  
If you chose "Differs", please describe here:  
If you chose "Others", please describe here:  

A5. Degrees offered by your institution
Certificate
Diploma
Associate
    Transfer
     Terminal
Bachelor's
Post Bachelor's Certificate
Master's
Post Master's Certificate
Doctoral
First Professional
First Professional Certificate
   


Common Data Set B: Enrollment And Persistence (2003-2004)
 

B1.  Institutional Enrollment---Men and Women

Provide numbers of students for each of the following categories as of the institution's official fall reporting date or as of October 15, 2003.

  FULL-TIME PART-TIME
Undergraduates
Degree-seeking, first-time freshmen 1,446  1,289  Line 1 10  Line 15
Other first-year, degree-seeking 304  202  Line 2 28  59  Line 16
All other degree-seeking 5,257  4,311  Lines 3-6 476  291  Lines 17-20
Total degree-seeking 7,007  5,802    512  360   
All other undergraduates enrolled in credit courses 30  18  Line 7 41  43  Line 21
Total undergraduates 7,037  5,820  Line 8 553  403  Line 22
First-professional
First-time, first-professional students     Line 9     Line 23
All other first-professionals     Line 10     Line 24
Total first-professional            
Graduate
Degree-seeking, first-time 402  242  Line 11 83  80  Line 25
All other degree-seeking 833  441  Line 12 331  413  Line 26
All other graduates enrolled in credit courses 11  Line 13 75  290  Line 27
Total graduate 1,246  685    489  783   
Total all undergraduates (2002 IPEDS sum of lines 8 and 22, cols. 15 and 16): 13,813 
Total all graduate and professional students (2002 IPEDS sum of lines 14 and 28, cols. 15 and 16): 3,203 
GRAND TOTAL ALL STUDENTS (2002 IPEDS line 29, sum of cols. 15 and 16): 17,016 

B2. Enrollment by Racial/Ethnic Category
Provide numbers of undergraduate students for each of the following categories as of the institution's official fall reporting date or as of October 15, 2003. Include international students only in the category "Nonresident aliens." Complete the "Total Undergraduates" column only if you cannot provide data for the first two columns.
Refer to IPEDS EF-1 Part A or IPEDS EF-2 Part A surveys based on column and line numbers in grid for totals.

  Degree-seeking
First-time First year
Degree-seeking
undergradutes (including first-time first-year)
Total Undergraduates (both degree- and non-degree-seeking)
Non-resident aliens 10  67  105 
Black, non-Hispanic 207  1,013  1,030 
American Indian or Alaskan Native 33  34 
Asian or Pacific Islander 52  214  216 
Hispanic 29  122  124 
White, non-Hispanic 2,221  11,363  11,433 
Race/ethnicity unknown 244  869  871 
Total 2,767  13,681  13,813 

Persistence

B3. Number of degrees awarded by your institution from July 1, 2002 to June 30, 2003

Certificate/diploma  
Associate degrees  
Bachelor's degrees 2,973 
Post-Bachelor's certificates  
Master's degrees 808 
Post-master's certificates
Doctoral degrees 121 
First professional degrees  
First professional certificates  

Graduation Rates

The items in this section correspond to data elements collected by the IPEDS Web-based Data Collection System's Graduation Rate Survey (GRS). For complete instructions and definitions of data elements, see the IPEDS GRS instructions and glossary on the 2003 Web-based survey.

For Bachelor's or Equivalent Programs

Report for the cohort of full-time first-time bachelor's (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students who entered in fall 1997. Include in the cohort those who entered your institution during the summer term preceding fall 1997.

B4.
Initial 1997 cohort of first-time, full-time bachelor's (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students; total all students: 2,578 
(2002 IPEDS GRS, Section II, Part A, line 10, sum of columns 15 and 16)

B5.
Of the initial 1997 cohort, how many did not persist and did not graduate for the following reasons: deceased, permanently disabled, armed forces, foreign aid service of the federal government, or official church missions; total allowable exclusions:  
(2002 IPEDS GRS, Section II, Part C, line 45, sum of columns 15 and 16)

B6.
Final 1997 cohort, after adjusting for allowable exclusions:       2,578 
(Subtract question B5 from question B4)

B7.
Of the initial 1997 cohort, how many completed the program in four years or less (by August 31, 2001): 997 
(2002 IPEDS GRS, Section II, Part A, line 19, sum of columns 15 and 16)

B8.
Of the initial 1997 cohort, how many completed the program in more than four years but in five years or less (after August 31, 2001 and by August 31, 2002): 741 
(2002 IPEDS GRS, Section II, Part A, line 20, sum of columns 15 and 16)

B9.
Of the initial 1997 cohort, how many completed the program in more than five years but in six years or less (after August 31, 2002 and by August 31, 2003): 122 
(2002 IPEDS GRS, Section II, Part A, line 21 sum of columns 15 and 16)

B10.
Total graduating within six years (sum of questions B7, B8, and B9): 1,860 
(2002 IPEDS GRS, Section II, Part A, line 18 sum of columns 15 and 16)

B11.
Six-year graduation rate for 1997 cohort (question B10 divided by question B6): 72 

For Two-Year Institutions

The information in this section comes from the IPEDS Graduation Rate Survey ( IPEDS GRS-2). For complete instructions and definitions of data elements, see the IPEDS GRS-2 instructions and glossary.

B12.
Initial 2000 cohort, total of first-time, full-time degree/certificate-seeking students:  
(2002 IPEDS GRS-2, Section III, line 10, sum of columns 15 and 16)

B13.
Of the intial 2000 cohort, how many did not persist and did not graduate for the following reasons: deceased, permanently disabled, armed forces, foreign aid service of the federal government, or official church missions; total allowable exclusions:  
(2002 IPEDS GRS-2, Section III, line 45, sum of columns 15 and 16)

B14.
Final 2000 cohort, after adjusting for allowable exclusions:  
(Subtract question B13 from question B12)

B15.
Completers of programs of less than two years duration (total):  
(2002 IPEDS GRS-2, Section III, line 11, sum of columns 15 and 16)

B16.
Completers of programs of less than two years within 150 percent of normal time:  
(2002 IPEDS GRS-2, Section III, line 11A, sum of columns 15 and 16)

B17.
Completers of programs of at least two but less than four years (total):  
(2002 IPEDS GRS-2, Section III, line 12, sum of columns 15 and 16)

B18.
Completers of programs of at least two but less than four-years within 150 percent of normal time:  
(2002 IPEDS GRS-2, Section III, line 12A, sum of columns 15 and 16)

B19.
Total transfers-out (within three years) to other institutions:  
(2002 IPEDS GRS-2, Section III, line 30, sum of columns 15 and 16)

B20.
Total transfers to two-year institutions:  
(2002 IPEDS GRS-2, Section III, line 32, sum of columns 15 and 16)

B21.
Total transfers to four-year institutions:  
(2002 IPEDS GRS-2, Section III, line 33, sum of columns 15 and 16)

Retention Rates

Report for the cohort of all full-time, first-time bachelor's (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students who entered in Fall 2002 (or the preceding summer term). The initial cohort may be adjusted for students who departed for the following reasons: deceased, permanently disabled, armed forces, foreign aid service of the federal government or official church missions. No other adjustments to the initial cohort should be made.

B22. 
For the cohort of all full-time bachelor's (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students who entered your institution as freshman in Fall 2002 (or the preceding summer term), what percentage was enrolled at your institution as of the date your institution calculates its official enrollment in Fall 2003? 89 




Common Data Set C: First-Time, First-Year (Freshman) Admission (2003-2004)
 
Applications

C1. First-time, first-year (freshman) students:
Provide the number of degree-seeking first-time, first-year who applied, were admitted, and enrolled (full- or part-time) in Fall 2003. Include early decision, early action, and students who began studies during summer in this cohort. Applicants include all students who fulfilled the requirements for consideration for admission (including payment or waiving of the application fee, if any) and who have been notified of one of the following actions: admission, no admission, placement on waiting list, or application withdrawn (by applicant or institution). Admitted applicants should include wait-listed students who were subsequently offered admission.
Total first-time, first-year (freshman) men who applied 5,603
Total first-time, first-year (freshman) women who applied 5,816
Total first-time, first-year (freshman) who applied 11,419
Total first-time, first-year (freshman) men who were admitted 3,360
Total first-time, first-year (freshman) women who were admitted 3,585
Total first-time, first-year (freshman) who were admitted 6,945
Total full-time, first-time, first-year (freshman) men who enrolled 1,456
Total full-time, first-time, first-year (freshman) women who enrolled 1,293
Total full-time, first-time , first-year (freshman) who enrolled 2,749
Total part-time, first-time, first-year (freshman) men who enrolled 8
Total part-time, first-time , first-year (freshman) women who enrolled 10
Total part-time, first-time , first-year (freshman) who enrolled 18

C2. Freshman wait-listed students
(students who met admission requirements but whose final admission was contingent on space availability)
Do you have a policy of placing students on a waiting list? Yes       No      

If yes, please answer the questions below for Fall 2003 admissions:
Number of qualified applicants placed on waiting list 436
Number accepting a place on the waiting list 436
Number of wait-listed students admitted 181

Admission Requirements

C3. High school completion requirement
High school completion requirement(s) for degree-seeking entering students:
High school diploma is required and GED is accepted      
High school diploma is required and GED is not accepted      
High school diploma or equivalent is not required      

C4. Does your institution require or recommend a general college preparatory program for degree-seeking students?
Require    
Recommend    
Neither require nor recommend    

C5. Distribution of high school units required and/or recommended.
Specify the distribution of academic high school course units required and/or recommended of all or most degree-seeking students using Carnegie units (one unit equals one year of study or equivalent). If you use a different system for calculating units, please convert.

  Units required Units recommended
Total academic units 19  
English 4  
Mathematics 3 4
Science 3  
   -of these, units that must be lab 3 4
Foreign language 3  
Social Studies 3  
History 1  
Academic electives 2  
Other: PE or ROTC 1  

Basis for Selection

C6. Open admission policy, under which virtually all secondary school graduates or students with GED equivalency diplomas are admitted without regard to academic record, test scores, or other qualifications? If so, check which applies:

Open admission policy as described above for all students      
Open admission policy as described above for most students, but
selective admission for out-of-state students      
selective admission to some programs      
Other (explain)
Admission is selective to all programs. 

C7. Relative importance of each of the following academic and nonacademic factors in your first-time, first-year, degree-seeking (freshman) admission decisions.

  Very important Important Considered Not considered
Academic        
Secondary school record
Class rank
Recommendations
Standardized test scores
Essays
Non-Academic        
Interview
Extracurricular activities
Talent/ability
Character/personal qualities
Alumni/ae relation
Geographical residence
State residency
Religious affiliation/commitment
Minority status
Volunteer work
Work experience

SAT and ACT Policies

C8. Entrance exams
A. Does your institution make use of SAT I, SAT II, or ACT scores in admission decisions for first-time, first-year, degree-seeking applicants? Yes       No      

If yes, please select the appropriate boxes below to reflect your institution's policies for use in admission.

  ADMISSIONS
  Require Recommend Require for some Consider if submitted Not used
SAT I
ACT
SAT I or ACT (no preference)
SAT I or ACT-SAT I preferred
SAT I or ACT-ACT preferred
SAT I or SAT II
SAT I and SAT II or ACT
SAT II

In addition, does your institution use applicants' test scores for placement or counseling?

Placement Yes       No      
Counseling Yes       No      

B. Does your institution use the SAT I or II or the ACT for placement only? If so, please mark the appropriate boxes below:
  PLACEMENT
  Require Recommend Require for some
SAT I
SAT II
ACT
SAT I or ACT

C. Latest date by which SAT I or ACT scores must be received for fall-term admission: 04/30
Latest date by which SAT II scores must be received for fall-term admission:  
D. If necessary, use this space to clarify your test policies (e.g. if tests recommended for some students, or if tests not required of some students):
Once the writing sample portion of the SAT is instituted, it will be required by Clemson Univ. The same will be true for the ACT writing sample.

Freshman Profile

Provide percentages for ALL enrolled, degree-seeking, full-time and part-time, first-time, first-year (freshman) students enrolled in Fall 2003, including students who began studies during summer, international students/nonresident aliens, and students admitted under special arrangements.

C9. Percent and number of first-time, first-year (freshman) students enrolled in Fall 2003 who submitted national standardized (SAT/ACT) test scores.
Include information for ALL enrolled, first-time, first-year (freshman) degree-seeking students who submitted test scores. Do not include partial test scores (e.g. mathematics scores but not verbal for a category of students) or combine other standardized test results (such as TOEFL) in this item. SAT scores should be recentered scores. The 25th percentile is the score that 25 percent scored at or below; the 75th percentile score is the one that 25 percent scored at or above.
Percent submitting SAT scores 86 
Percent submitting ACT scores 14 
Number submitting SAT scores 2,382 
Number submitting ACT scores 385 

  25th percentile 75th percentile
SAT I Verbal 550  630 
SAT I Math 570  660 
ACT Composite 24  29 
ACT English    
ACT Math    

Percent of first-time, first-year (freshman) students with scores in each range:

  SAT I Verbal SAT I Math
700-800 13 
600-699 40  50 
500-599 44  32 
400-499
300-399
200-299

  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 20       
24-29 59       
18-23 20       
12-17      
6-11      
below 6      

C10. Percent of all degree-seeking, first-time, first-year (freshman) students who had high school class rank within each of the following ranges (report information for those students from whom you collected high school rank information).
Percent in top 10th of high school graduating class 42 
Percent in top quarter of high school graduating class 77 
Percent in top half of high school graduating class 97 
Percent in bottom half of high school graduating class
Percent in bottom quarter of high school graduating class
Percent of total first-time, first-year (freshman) students who submitted high school class rank: 100 

C11. Percent of all enrolled, degree-seeking first-time, first-year(freshman) students who had high school grade-point averages within each of the following ranges (using 4.0 scale); report information only for those students from whom you collected high school GPA.
Percent who had a GPA of 3.0 or higher 95 
Percent who had a GPA between 2.0 and 2.99
Percent who had a GPA between 1.0 and 1.99
Percent who had a GPA below 1.0

C12.
Average high school GPA of all degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshman) students who submitted GPA: 3.99 
Percent of total first-time, first-year (freshman) students who submitted high school GPA: 100 

Admission Policies

C13. Application Fee
Does your institution have an application fee? Yes       No      
Amount of application fee 40  
Can it be waived for applicants with financial need? Yes       No      

C14. Application Closing Date
Does your institution have an application closing date? Yes       No      
Application closing date (Fall) 05/01
Priority date 12/01

C15.
Are first-time, first-year students accepted for terms other than the fall? Yes       No      

C16. Notification to applicants of admission decision sent (fill in one only)
On a rolling basis beginning (date) 02/15
By (date)  
Other  

C17. Reply policy for admitted applicants (fill in one only)
Must reply by (date)  
No set date
Must reply by May 1 or within 4 weeks if notified thereafter
Other  

C18. Deferred admission:
Does your institution allow students to postpone enrollment after admission? Yes       No      
If yes, maximum period of postponement:  

C19. Early admission of high school students:
Does your institution allow high school students to enroll as full-time, first-time, first-year (freshman) students one year or more before high school graduation? Yes   No

C20. Common application
Will you accept the Common Application distributed by the National Association of Secondary School Principals if submitted? Yes     No
If "yes," are supplemental forms required? Yes     No
Is your college a member of the Common Application Group? Yes     No

Early Decision and Early Action Plans

C21. Early decision
Does your institution offer an early decision plan (an admission plan that permits students to apply and be notified of an admission decision well in advance of the regular notification date and that asks students to commit to attending if accepted) for first-time, first-year (freshman) applicants for Fall enrollment? Yes     No

If "yes," please complete the following:

First or only early decision plan closing date  
First or only early decision plan notification date  
Other early decision plan closing date  
Other early decision plan notification date  
Number of early decision applicants received by your institution for the Fall 2003 entering class:  
Number of applicants admitted under early decision plan for the Fall 2003 entering class:  
Please provide significant details about your early decision plan.  

C22. Early action:
Do you have a nonbinding early action plan whereby students are notified of an admission decision well in advance of the regular notification date but do not have to commit to attending your college? Yes       No      

If "yes," please complete the following:

Early action closing date 12/01
Early action notification date 02/15



Common Data Set D: Transfer Admission (2003-2004)

Fall Applicants

D1.
Does your institution enroll transfer students? Yes       No      
(If no, please skip to Section E)
If yes, may transfer students earn advanced standing credit by transferring credits earned from course work completed at other colleges/universities? Yes       No  

D2.  Provide the number of students who applied, were admitted, and enrolled as degree-seeking transfer students in Fall 2003.
  Applicants Admitted Applicants Enrolled Applicants
Men 871 510 456
Women 725 685 340
Total 1,596 1,195 796

Application for Admission

D3. Indicate terms for which transfers may enroll:
Fall       Winter       Spring       Summer      

D4.
Must a transfer applicant have a minimum number of credits completed or else must apply as an entering freshman? Yes       No      
If yes, what is the minimum number of credits and the unit of measure? 30

D5.  Indicate all items required of transfer students to apply for admission:
  Required of All Recommended of All Recommended of Some Required of Some Not Required
High school transcript
College transcript(s)
Essay or personal statement
Interview
Standardized test score
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s)

D6.
If a minimum high school grade point average is required of transfer applicants, specify (on a 4.0 scale):  

D7.
If a minimum college grade point average is required of transfer applicants, specify (on a 4.0 scale): 2.5

D8.
List any other application requirements specific to transfer applicants:
Transfer students applying MUST have completed Freshman level coursework in Mathematics, Science and English prior to acceptance. Additionally, transfer students need to have completed 30 transferable semester hours at the time they apply for admission.

D9. List application priority, closing, notification, and candidate reply dates for transfer students. If applications are reviewed on a continous or rolling basis, place a check mark in the "Rolling admission" column.

  Priority Date Closing Date Notification Date Reply Date Rolling Admission
Fall        
Winter        
Spring        
Summer        

D10.
Does an open admission policy, if reported, apply to transfer students? Yes       No      

D11.
Describe additional requirements for transfer admission, if applicable:
 

Transfer Credit Policies

D12.
Report the lowest grade earned for any course that may be transferred for credit:
C

D13.
Maximum number of credits or courses that may be transferred from a two-year institution:  
unit type:  

D14.
Maximum number of credits or courses that may be transferred from a four-year institution:  
unit type:  

D15.
Minimum number of credits that transfers must complete at your institution to earn an associate degree:  

D16.
Minimum number of credits that transfers must complete at your institution to earn a bachelor's degree:
37

D17.
Describe other transfer credit policies:
37 of the last 43 hours must be completed in residence.




Common Data Set E: Academic Offerings And Policies (2003-2004)

E1.  Special study options:
Identify those programs available at your institution. Refer to the glossary for definitions.
Accelerated program
Cooperative (work-study) program
Cross-registration
Distance learning
Double major
Dual enrollment
English as a Second Language (ESL)
Exchange student program (domestic)
External degree program
Other (specify):
Honors program
Independent study
Internships
Liberal arts/career combination
Student-designed major
Study abroad
Teacher certification program
Weekend college
We have an RN to BSN program located in Greenville, SC. This is an off-campus degree program for students that have a 2 year degree in Nursing and an RN.

E2. Has been removed from the CDS.

E3.  Areas in which all or most students are required to complete some course work prior to graduation
Arts/fine arts
Computer literacy
English (including composition)
Foreign languages
History
Other (describe):
Humanities
Mathematics
Philosophy
Sciences (biological or physical)
Social science

Library collections

Report the number of holdings at the end of the 2002-03 fiscal year for each of the categories below. Refer to the Academic Libraries Survey, Section D "Libaray Collections," lines 22-26, column 2 for corresponding equivalents.

E4.
Books, serial backfiles, and other paper materials (including government documents) [line 22]: 1,126,413

E5.
Current serial subscriptions [line26]: 7,629

E6.
Microforms [line24]: 1,162,165

E7.
Audiovisual materials [line 25]: 117,769

E8.
E-Books [line 23]:  


Common Data Set F: Student Life (2003-2004)

F1. Percentage of first-times, first-year (freshman) students and all degree-seeking undergraduates enrolled in Fall 2003 who fit the following categories:
  First-time, first-year (freshman) students Undergraduates
Percent of students who are from out of state (exclude internat'l/nonresident aliens) 32 28
Percent of men who join fraternities   16
Percent of women who join sororities   30
Percent who live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing 98 46
Percent who live off campus or commute 2 54
Percent of students age 25 and older 0 5
Average age of full-time students 18 21
Average age of all students (full- and part-time) 18 21

F2. Activities offered:
Identify those programs available at your institution.

Choral groups
Concert band
Dance
Drama/theater
Jazz band
Literary magazine
Marching band
Music ensembles
Musical theater
Opera
Pep band
Radio station
Student government
Student newspaper
Student-run film society
Symphony orchestra
Television station
Yearbook

F3. ROTC
(program offered in cooperation with Reserve Officer's Training Corps)

Army ROTC is offered:

On campus
At cooperating institutions (name):
 

Navy ROTC is offered:

On campus
At cooperating institutions (name):
 

Air Force ROTC is offered:

On campus
At cooperating institutions (name):
 

F4. Housing
Check all types of college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing available for undergraduates at your institution.

Coed dorms
Men's dorms
Women's dorms
Apartments for married students
Apartments for single students
Other housing options (specify):
 
Special housing for disabled student
Special housing for international students
Fraternity/sorority housing
Cooperative housing


Common Data Set G: Annual Expenses (2003-2004)

Provide 2004-2005 academic year costs for the following categories that are applicable to your institution.


Check here if your institution's 2004-2005 academic year costs are not available at this time and provide an approximate date (i.e., month/day) when your institution's final 2004-2005 academic year costs will be available:

G1. Undergraduate full-time tuition, required fees, room and board
List the typical tuition, required fees, and room and board for a full-time undergraduate student for the FULL 2004-2005 academic year. A full academic year refers to the period of time generally extending from September to June; usually equated to two semesters or trimesters, three quarters, or the period covered by a four-one-four plan. Room and board is defined as double occupancy and 19 meals per week or the maximum meal plan. Required fees include only charges that all full-time students must pay that are NOT included in tuition (e.g., registation, health, or activity fees.) Do NOT include optional fees (e.g., parking, laboratory use).

  FIRST-YEAR UNDERGRADUATES
PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS: (in-district)
$6,934.00
In-state: (out-of-district)
$6,934.00
$6,934.00
Out-of-state
$14,532.00
$14,532.00
NONRESIDENT ALIENS:
$14,532.00
$14,532.00
REQUIRED FEES:
$210.00
$210.00
ROOM AND BOARD: (on-campus)
$5,038.00
$5,038.00
ROOM ONLY: (on-campus)
$2,894.00
$2,894.00
BOARD ONLY: (on-campus meal plan)
$2,144.00
$2,144.00

Comprehensive tuition/room/board fee (if your college cannot provide separate tuition/room/board/fees):  
Other:  

G2.
Number of credits per term a student can take for the stated full-time tuition
Minimum 12 Maximum  


G3.
Do tuition and fees vary by year of study (e.g., sophomore, junior, senior)? Yes       No      

G4.
If tuition and fees vary by undergraduate instructional program, describe briefly:
At the time of this printing, Clemson's costs for the next academic year have not been set.

G5. Provide the estimated expenses for a typical full-time undergraduate student.
  Residents Commuters (living at home) Commuters (not living at home)
Books and supplies: $780.00 $780.00 $780.00
Room only: $2,894.00 $2,894.00 $2,894.00
Board only: $2,144.00   $2,144.00
Transportation: $2,210.00 $2,210.00 $2,210.00
Other expenses: $1,666.00 $1,666.00 $1,666.00

G6. Undergraduate per-credit-hour charges:
PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS: (in-district)  
In-state: (out-of-district) $288.00
Out-of-state: $600.00
NONRESIDENT ALIENS:  


Common Data Set H: Financial Aid (2003-2004)

Aid Awarded to Enrolled Undergraduates

H1.  Enter total dollar amounts awarded to full-time and less than full-time degree-seeking undergraduates (using the same cohort reported in CDS Question B1, "total degree-seeking" undergraduates) in the following categories. (Note: If the data being reported are final figures for the 2002-2003 academic year (see the next item below), use the 2002-2003 academic year's CDS Question B1 cohort.) Include aid awarded to international students (i.e., those not qualifying for federal aid). Aid that is non-need-based but that was used to meet need should be reported in the need-based aid columns. (For a suggested order of precedence in assigning categories of aid to cover need, see the entry for "non-need-based scholarship or grant aid" on the last page of the definitions section.)

Indicate academic year for which data are reported:
2003-2004 estimated or 2002-2003 final

  Need-based aid     Non-need-based aid
$ $
Scholarships/Grants:
Federal $5,593,344.00   
State (i.e., all states, not only the state in which your institution is located) $1,662,627.00  $23,834,395.00 
Institutional (endowment, alumni, or other institutional awards) and external funds awarded by the college excluding athletic aid and tuition waivers (which are reported below) $2,313,893.00  $4,113,588.00 
Scholarships/grants from external sources (e.g., Kiwanis, National Merit) not awarded by the college $1,296,635.00  $3,025,483.00 
Total Scholarships/Grants $10,866,499.00  $30,973,466.00 
Self-Help
Student Loans from all sources (excluding parent loans) $16,680,340.00  $11,982,328.00 
Federal Work Study $1,748,031.00   
State and other work study/employment $0.00  $7,824,763.00 
Total Self-Help $18,428,371.00  $19,807,091.00 
Parent Loans   $3,620,774.00 
Tuition Waivers   $7,344,919.00 
Athletic Awards   $3,686,296.00 

Number of Enrolled Students Receiving Aid

H2.  List the number of degree-seeking full-time and less-than-full-time undergraduates who applied for and were awarded financial aid. Aid that is non-need-based but that was used to meet need should be counted as need-based aid. Numbers should reflect the cohort receiving the dollars reported in H1.

Note: In the chart below, students may be counted in more than one row, and full-time freshmen should also be counted as full-time undergraduates.

  First-time
Full-time
Freshmen
Full-time
Undergrad
(inc. fresh)
Less than
Full-time
Undergrad
a) Number of degree-seeking undergraduate students (CDS Item B1 if reporting on Fall 2003 cohort)
2,464 
12,674 
721 
b) Number of students in line a who applied for need-based financial aid
1,486
6,356
291
c) Number of students in line b who were determined to have financial need
956
4,701
235
d) Number of students in line c who were awarded any financial aid
930
4,521
198
e) Number of students in line d who were awarded any need-based scholarship or grant aid
381
2,208
96
f) Number of students in line d who were awarded any need-based self-help aid
412
3,133
156
g) Number of students in line d who were awarded any non-need-based scholarship or grant aid
832
2,468
63
h) Number of students in line d whose need was fully met (exclude PLUS loans, unsubsidized loans and private alternative loans.)
453
1,780
33
i) On average, the percentage of need that was met of students who were awarded any need-based aid. Exclude any aid that was awarded in excess of need as well as any resources that were awarded to replace EFC (PLUS loans, unsubsidized loans and private alternative loans)
84
75
41
j) The average financial aid package of those in line d. Exclude any resources that were awarded to replace EFC (PLUS loans, unsubsidized loans and private alternative loans.)
$8,711.00
$8,518.00
$5,527.00
k) Average need-based scholarship or grant aid of those in line e
$3,112.00
$3,497.00
$2,165.00
l) Average need-based self-help award (excluding PLUS loans, unsubsidized loans and private alternative loans) of those in line f
$3,165.00
$4,552.00
$3,869.00
m) Average need-based loan (excluding PLUS loans, unsubsidized loans and private alternative loans) of those in line f who were awarded a need-based loan
$2,774.00
$4,186.00
$3,739.00

H2A.PublishedSearchable Number of Enrolled Students Awarded Non-need-based Grants and Scholarships: List the number of degree-seeking full-time and less-than-full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and who were awarded institutional-not external-non-need-based scholarship or grant aid. Numbers should reflect the cohort receiving the dollars reported in H1. Note: In the chart below, students may be counted in more than one row, and full-time freshmen should also be counted as full-time undergraduates.
First-time
Full-time
Freshmen
Full-time
Undergrad
(inc. fresh)
Less than
Full-time
Undergrad
n) Number of students in line a who had no financial need and who were awarded institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid (exclude those who were awarded athletic awards and tuition benefits)
1,183
4,203
159
o) Average dollar amount of institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid awarded to students in line n
$5,312.00
$5,696.00
$3,162.00
p) Number of students in line a who were awarded an institutional non-need-based athletic grant or scholarship
72
378
8
q) Average dollar amount of institutional non-need-based athletic grants and scholarships awarded to students in line p
$8,155.00
$8,461.00
$9,270.00

H3.  Which needs-analysis methodology does your institution use in awarding institutional aid?
Federal methodology (FM)
Institutional methodology (IM)
Both FM and IM

H4.
Percent of the 2003 undergraduate class who graduated between July 1, 2002 and June 30, 2003 and borrowed through any loan programs (federal, state, subsidized, unsubsidized, private, etc.; exclude parent loans). Include only students who borrowed while enrolled at your institution. __________%
46

H5.
Average per-borrower cumulative undergraduate indebtedness of those in line H4. Do not include money borrowed at other institutions:
$14,347.00

Aid to Undergraduate Degree-seeking Nonresident Aliens (Note: Report numbers and dollar amounts for the same academic year checked in item H1.)

H6. Indicate your institution's policy regarding financial aid for undergraduate degree-seeking nonresident aliens:

College-administered need-based financial aid is available
College-administered non-need-based financial aid is available
College-administered financial aid is not available

If college-administered financial aid is available for undergraduate degree-seeking nonresident aliens, provide the number of undergraduate degree-seeking nonresident aliens who were awarded need-based or non-need-based aid: ______  
Average dollar amount awarded to undergraduate degree-seeking nonresident aliens:  
Total dollar amount of financial aid from all sources awarded to all undergraduate degree-seeking nonresident aliens: $  

Process for First-Year/Freshman Students

H7.  Check off all financial aid forms domestic.
FAFSA
Institution's own financial aid form
CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE
Business/Farm Supplement
State aid form
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement
Other:
 

H8. Check off all financial aid forms nonresident alien first-year financial aid applicants must submit:

Institution's own financial aid form
CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE
Foreign Student's Financial Aid Application
Foreign Student's Certification of Finances
Other:
 

H9.  Indicate filing dates for first-year (freshman) students:
Priority date for filing required financial aid forms: 04/01
Deadline for filing required financial aid forms:  
No deadline for filing required forms (applications processed on a rolling basis):

H10. Published Indicate notification dates for first-year (freshman) students: (answer a or b)
a) Students notified on or about (date):  
b) Students notified on a rolling basis: Yes   No If yes, starting date: 04/01 

H11. Indicate reply dates:
Students must reply by (date):     or within 3 weeks of notification.

Types of Aid Available

Please check off all types of aid available to undergradutates at your institution:

H12.  Loans
FEDERAL DIRECT STUDENT LOAN PROGRAM (DIRECT LOAN)
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct PLUS loans
FEDERAL FAMILY EDUCATION LOAN PROGRAM (FFEL)
FFEL Subsidized Stafford Loans
FFEL Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
FFEL PLUS loans, unsubsidized loans
 
Federal Perkins Loans
Federal Nursing Loans
State Loans
College/university loans from institutional funds
Other (Specify):  

H13.  Scholarships and Grants
Need-based:
Federal Pell
SEOG
State scholarships/grants
Private scholarships
College/university scholarship or grant aid from institutional funds
United Negro College Fund
Federal Nursing Scholarships
Other (Specify):  

H14. Check off criteria used in awarding institutional aid. Check all that apply.

  Non-need Need-based
Academic
Alumni affiliation
Art
Athletics
Job skills
ROTC  
Leadership
Minority status
Music/drama
Religious affiliation
State/district residency

Common Data Set I: Instructional Faculty And Class Size (2003-2004)

I-1. Please report number of instructional faculty members in each category for Fall 2003.

The following definition of instructional faculty is used by the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) in its annual Faculty Compensation Survey. Instructional Faculty is defined as those members of the instructional-research staff whose major regular assignment is instruction, including those with released time for research. Institutions are asked to EXCLUDE:
(a) instructional faculty in preclinical and clinical medicine
(b) administrative officers with titles such as dean of students, librarian, registrar, coach, and the like, even though they may devote part of their time to classroom instruction and may have faculty status,
(c) undergraduate or graduate students who assist in the instruction of courses, but have titles such as teaching assistant, teaching fellow, and the like
(d) faculty on leave without pay, and
(e) replacement faculty for faculty on sabbatical leave.

Full-time: faculty employed on a full-time basis
Part-time: faculty teaching less than two semesters, three quarters, two trimesters, or two four-month sessions. Also includes adjuncts and part-time instructors.
Minority faculty: includes faculty who designate themselves as black, non-Hispanic; American Indian or Alaskan native; Asian or Pacific Islander; or Hispanic.
Doctorate: includes such degrees as Doctor of Education, Doctor of Juridical Science, Doctor of Public Health, and Doctor of Philosophy degree in any field such as agronomy, food technology, education, engineering, public administration, ophthalmology, or radiology.
First-professional: includes the fields of dentistry (DDS or DMD), medicine (MD), optometry (OD), osteopathic medicine (DO), pharmacy (DPharm or BPharm), podiatric medicine (DPM), veterinary medicine (DVM), chiropractic (DC or DCM), law (JD) and theological professions (MDiv, MHL).

Terminal degree: the highest degree in a field: example, M. Arch (architecture) and MFA (master of fine arts).

Full time
Part time
Total
a.) Total number of instructional faculty 952 155 1,107
b.) Total number who are members of minority groups 111 10 121
c.) Total number who are women 268 70 338
d.) Total number who are men 684 85 769
e.) otal number who are non-resident aliens (international) 1 1 2
f.) Total number with doctorate, first professional, or other terminal degree 835 74 909
g.) Total number whose highest degree is a master's but not a terminal master's 111 61 172
h.) Total number whose highest degree is a bachelor's 6 20 26
i.)Total number whose highest degree is unknown or other (Note: Items f, g, h, and i must sum up to item a.) 0 0 0

I-2. Student to Faculty Ratio

Report the Fall 2003 ratio of full-time equivalent students (full-time plus 1/3 part time) to full-time equivalent instructional faculty (full time plus 1/3 part time). In the ratio calculations, exclude both faculty and students in stand-alone graduate or professional programs such as medicine, law, veterinary, dentistry, social work, business, or public health in which faculty teach virtually only graduate level students. Do not count undergraduate or graduate student teaching assistants as faculty.

Fall 2003 Student to Faculty ratio: 15 to 1.

I-3. Undergraduate Class Size

In the table below, please use the following definitions to report information about the size of classes and class sections offered in the Fall 2003 term.

Class Sections: A class section is an organized course offered for credit, identified by discipline and number, meeting at a stated time or times in a classroom or similar setting, and not a subsection such as a laboratory or discussion session. Undergraduate class sections are defined as any sections in which at least one degree-seeking undergraduate student is enrolled for credit. Exclude distance learning classes and noncredit classes and individual instruction such as dissertation or thesis research, music instruction, or one-to-one readings. Exclude students in independent study, co-operative programs, internships, foreign language taped tutor sessions, practicums, and all students in one-on-one classes. Each class section should be counted only once and should not be duplicated because of course catalog cross-listings.

Class Subsections: A class subsection includes any subsection of a course, such as laboratory, recitation, and discussion subsections that are supplementary in nature and are scheduled to meet separately from the lecture portion of the course. Undergraduate subsections are defined as any subsections of courses in which degree-seeking undergraduate students enrolled for credit. As above, exclude noncredit classes and individual instruction such as dissertation or thesis research, music instruction, or one-to-one readings. Each class subsection should be counted only once and should not be duplicated because of cross-listings.

Using the above definitions, please report for each of the following class-size intervals the number of class sections and class subsections offered in Fall 2003. For example, a lecture class with 800 students who met at another time in 40 separate labs with 20 students should be counted once in the "100+" column in the class section column and 40 times under the "20-29" column of the class subsections table.

Number of Class Sections with Undergraduates Enrolled.
Undergraduate Class Size (provide numbers)

 

 
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
100+
Total
CLASS SECTIONS 126 291 594 421 206 159 72 1869
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
100+
Total
CLASS SUB-SECTIONS 120 248 292 48 59 6 1 774

Common Data Set J: Degrees Conferred (2003-2004)

Degrees conferred between July 1, 2002 and June 30, 2003

Reference: IPEDS Completions, Part A

For each of the following discipline areas, provide the percentage of diplomas/certificates, associate, and bachelor's degrees awarded.
Category
Diploma/ Certificates
Associate
Bachelor's
CIP 1990 Categories to Include
CIP 2000 Categories to Include
Agriculture     5 1 and 2 1
Architecture     4 4 4
Area and ethnic studies       5 5
Biological/life sciences     4 26 26
Business/marketing     22 8 and 52 52
Communications/communication technologies       9 and 10 9 and 10
Computer and information sciences     3 11 11
Education     10 13 13
Engineering/engineering technologies     14 14 and 15 14 and 15
English     6 23 23
Foreign languages and literature     2 16 16
Health professions and related sciences     6 51 51
Home economics and vocational home economics       19 and 20 19
Interdisciplinary studies       30 30
Law/legal studies       22 22
Liberal arts/general studies       24 24
Library science       25 25
Mathematics     1 27 27
Military science and technologies       28 and 29 29
Natural resources/environmental science     1 3 3
Parks and recreation     4 31 31
Personal and miscellaneous services       12 12
Philosophy, religion, theology     1 38 and 39 38 and 39
Physical sciences     2 40 and 41 40 and 41
Protective services/public administration       43 and 44 43 and 44
Psychology     5 42 42
Social sciences and history     7 45 45 and 54
Trade and industry       46, 47, 48, and 49 46, 47, 48, and 49
Visual and performing arts     3 50 50
Other          
TOTAL     100%