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Census Headcount by Student Status, Fall Semesters. 

Student Status 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
First-time Student 1,948 1,405 1,192 1,515 1,193 1,341 1,658
First-time Transfer 1,589 2,035 667 992 735 662 1,149
Returning Student 1,348 1,033 888 668 621 476 309
Continuing Student 3,888 4,294 4,013 3,825 3,830 3,515 3,731
High Sch/Spec Admit 275 254 290 238 234 275 353
Unknown 16 3 948 265 60 24 15
Total 9,064 9,024 7,998 7,503 6,673 6,293 7,215

 

Student Status 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
First-time Student 21% 16% 15% 20% 18% 21% 23%
First-time Transfer 18% 23% 8% 13% 11% 11% 16%
Returning Student 15% 11% 11% 9% 9% 8% 4%
Continuing Student 43% 48% 50% 51% 57% 56% 52%
High Sch/Spec Admit 3% 3% 4% 3% 4% 4% 5%
Unknown 0% 0% 12% 4% 1% 0% 0%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%

Updated 2/2/16

Note: This table is comprised of Fall terms only. Students are counted only once whether they are enrolled in one or more classes. Figures includes Police and Fire Academy and Dual-Enrolled High School Students.

Source: Gavilan GIDS database, Cls_grades table.

CONTINUING STUDENT
A student who is enrolled in the current session and who was enrolled in the previous regular session.

FIRST-TIME STUDENT
A student enrolled in any college for the first time after High School . The first time a student enrolls in a primary term the student is coded as "First-time", even if the student was previously enrolled in a summer session. For example, if a student enrolls at the college for the first time during a summer term and subsequently enrolls during a fall term the student should be coded as "First-time" for both terms.

FIRST-TIME TRANSFER STUDENT
A student enrolled at the reporting college for the first time and who transferred from another institution of higher education.

RETURNING TRANSFER STUDENT
A student who has previously attended the reporting college, transferred to another college, and has now returned to the reporting college.

RETURNING STUDENT
A student enrolled at the reporting college after an absence of one or more regular sessions without interim attendance at another college.

 

Last modified: February 3, 2016
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