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Affordability

Thursday, February 22, 2024
Enrollment
The total unduplicated headcount of students enrolled between July 1 and June 30 of a given academic year.
         
2018-19
7,485
  2019-20
7,848
  2020-21
6,966
         
2021-22
6,434
  2022-23
6,355
   
         

1-year
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1%

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5-year
change

15%

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SSCH (Student Semester Credit Hours)
The total hours attempted of all students enrolled between July 1 and June 30 of a given academic year.
         
2018-19
111,129
  2019-20
 118,119
  2020-21
106,292
         
2021-22
99,283
  2022-23
94,842
   
         

1-year
change

4%

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5-year
change

15%

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FTE (Full-time Equivalent)
The total hours attempted of all students enrolled between July 1 and June 30 of a given academic year divided by the full-time equivalent.
         
2018-19
7,409
  2019-20
7,875
  2020-21
7,086
         
2021-22
6,619
  2022-23
6,323
   
         

1-year
change

4%

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 5-year
change

15%

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Credits at Completion
Students who completed an Associates Degree with 60 hrs. (100%), 66 hrs. (110%), and 81 hrs. (125%).
                 
On-schedule   2017-18
67
  2018-19
89
  2019-20
76
  2020-21
101
                 
    2021-22
113
           
                 
    1-year
change

12%

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  5-year
change

69%

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On-schedule + 10%   2017-18
224
  2018-19
252
  2019-20
251
  2020-21
255
                 
    2021-22
254
           
                 
    1-year
change

0%

Equal

  5-year
change

13%

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On-schedule + 25%   2017-18
168
  2018-19
168
  2019-20
131
  2020-21
163
                 
    2021-22
160
           
                 
    1-year
change

2%

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  5-year
change

5%

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Time-to-Degree
First-time, full-time, degree seeking students who earned an Associates Degree on-time (24 mo.) at 125% (25-30 mo.) and 150% (31-36 mo.).
                   
On-time   2018
40
  2019
69
  2020
69
  2021
93
 
                   
    2022
99
             
                   
    1-year
change

6%

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  5-year
change

148%

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On-time + 25%   2018
23
  2019
39
  2020
31
  2021
22
 
                   
    2022
28
             
                   
    1-year
change

27%

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  5-year
change

22%

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On-time + 50%   2018
48
  2019
43
  2020
30
  2021
58
 
                   
    2022
38
             
                   
    1-year
change

34%

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  5-year
change

21%

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STEM Programs
Graduates in a given academic year who earned a credential in a STEM field. STEM fields are identified by the four-digit CIP Code, and reported by the Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency. Additional CIP Codes approved by ADHE with input from institutional administrators are also included.
         
2018-19
14%
  2019-20
17%
  2020-21
24%
         
2021-22
33%
  2022-23
41%
   
         

1-year
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8%

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 5-year
change

27%

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High Demand Programs
Graduates in a given academic year who earned a credential in a High Demand field. These fields are identified by the six- digit CIP Code, reported in the statewide High Demand Occupations Lists published by the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services (ADWS).
         
2018-19
45%
  2019-20
51%
  2020-21
55%
         
2021-22
49%
  2022-23
50%
   
         

1-year
change

1%

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 5-year
change

5%

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