Student Statistics and Enrollment Data...behind the Faces of South

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  2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
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Total Students * 6849 6492 6356 5914 7,526 7,632 7,333 7,580

7,893

7,338 8,178 8,376
Main Campus 5703 5451 5334 5334 6,139 6,506 5,453 5,480

5,570

4,958 5,116 4,928
Georgetown (formerly Duwamish)Apprenticeship Programs 817 688 624 538 997 1,068 1,428 1,581

1,735

1,735 2,528 2,890
BAS Hospitality 115 95 68 43 55 n/a
Student Characteristics
(Main Campus * )
Average Age of Students 31.5 31.8 31.5 31 36 31 29 29

31

32 31 30
Median Age of Students 31 30.5 30.5 29 32 33 32 32 32 31 31 29
Gender
Male 46% 50% 47% 46% 45% 45% 45% 43% 44% 45% 44% 45%
Female 53% 50% 52% 53% 52% 55% 55% 57% 54% 55% 54% 52%
Enrollment
Full Time 53% 47% 66% 68% 63% 59% 66% 59.5% 55% 61% 56% 56%
Part Time 47% 53% 34% 32% 37% 41% 34% 40.5% 45% 38% 44% 44%
Attendance
Day Time 69% 67% 67% 64% 62% 57% 66% 62.7% 47% 49% 49% 47%
Evening 22% 22% 22% 22% 23% 15% 22% 25.7% 30% 28% 29% 30%
Day and Evening 9% 11% 11% 13% 15% 28% 12% 11.4% 23% 23% 23% 23%
Educational Backgrounds
Less than High School
Graduation
20% 18% 16% 19% 19% 22% 19% 19.6% 20% 24% 26% 23%
High School Diploma/GED 31% 31% 31% 28% 28% 30% 29% 29.3% 28% 37% 41% 41%
Some College/No Degree 13% 13% 14% 13% 13% 14% 12% 17.4% 10% 14% 14% 16%
Certificate
(less than 2 years)
4% 4% 4% 3% 4% 4% 3% 4.0% 3% 4% 4% 4%
Associate Degree 5% 4% 5% 5% 4% 5% 4% 4.2% 3% 5% 5% 5%
Bachelor's Degree or Above 8% 8% 11% 10% 10% 11% 9% 10.8% 7% 10% 11% 11%
Ethnicity *****
African Americans 19% 18% 21% 20% 19% 21% 15% 14% 13% 13% 13% 13%
Asian Pacific Islands 21% 22% 26% 27% 23% 25% 20% 21% 21% 22% 24% 24%
Caucasian 42% 43% 37% 37% 44% 39% 30% 30% 31% 33% 33% 33%
Hispanic 12% 12% 12% 12% 10% 13% 9% 9% 10% 10% 11% 9%
Native Americans 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1%
Other 4% 3% 2% 2% 2% 1% 24% 23% 25% 19% 16% 17%
Program Areas
Academic/College Transfer 27% 29% 29% 32% 27% 32% 35% 34% 28% 36% 34% 34%
Apprentice 12% 11% 10% 10% 13%              
BAS Hospitality 2% 2% 1% 1% 1% n/a
Basic & Transitional Studies
22% 22% 24% 22% 20% 29% 26% 26% 31% 25% 28% 26%
Continuing Education 14% 11% 10% 7% 14% 12% 9% 12% 14% 11% 13% 12%
Professional/Vocational 23% 25% 26% 28% 25% 27% 30% 28% 27% 25% 25% 28%
Student Characteristics
(Main Campus *)
First Generation to Attend
College ****
n/a 54% 54% 54% 51% 51% 51% 50.5% 51% 48% 48% 48%
Single Parent 10% 9% 9% 10% 10% 10% 9% 9.6% 9% 9% 9% 9%
Citizenship Status 
Immigrants 8% 8% 8% 9% 9% 11% 11% 13.9% 10% 14% 12% 15%
Refugees 1% 1% 1% 18% 2% 2% 2% 2.6% 2% 3% 3% 4%
Number of First
Languages Spoken
n/a 35 35 35 35 35 35 35 35 35 35 35
Family Language was not
English ***
n/a 41% 41% 41% 44% 44% 44% 43.6% 44% 33% 33% 33%
Working Status 
Part-Time Employment 21% 19% 19% 18% 17% 21% 23% 24.3% 20% 24% 20% 21%
Full-Time Employment 17% 16% 22% 19% 18% 21% 24% 21.5% 21% 25% 20% 20%
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* Please Note: Data based on total headcount for all program areas except for Georgetown Apprenticeship Training Programs and Home and Family.
** Data Express:CB-Citzed
*** According to the CCESQ (Community College Exit Survey Questionnaire varies by year)
**** First Generation to Attend College = Mother or Guardian did not attend college from the CCSEQ
***** This does not include the % of students that didn't respond.