Mercer University
Office of Budget and Institutional Research
DEMOGRAPHIC PROFILE - FALL 2005

FINAL
Enrollment as of the end of the day November 15, 2005

College of Continuing & Professional Studies

This demographic profile provides student headcount and FTE statistics by:
- ethnicity,
- age,
- religious preference,
- geographic origin,
- marital status,
- and greek organization membership.

A table with summary information for the school is followed by tables for each of the items listed above by location and career level (where applicable for school and term).

KEY
FT = Full-Time Headcount
PT = Part-Time Headcount
N = Total Headcount
Hours = Hours Attempted
FTE = Full-Time Equivalent
All statistics are based on 20th class day enrollment.

FTE is calculated as follows:
Full-Time Students - FTE = 1.0
Part-Time Students - FTE = Hours Attempted/Full-Time Load Equivalent

FTE and Full-Time/Part-Time status are calculated based on the following full-time load equivalents for all terms, fall, winter, spring and summer:
Undergraduate Students
12 credit hours
Graduate Students
10 credit hours

DEMOGRAPHIC PROFILE - University College
College of Continuing & Professional Studies
Summary
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
Coll of Continuing&Prof Studies 548 245 793 8420 677.1 175 144.7 618 532.5
Undergraduate Total 524 211 735 8006 632.4 166 137.0 569 495.4
Graduate Total 24 34 58 414 44.7 9 7.7 49 37.1
Coll Cont & Prof Studies,Atl 24 34 58 414 44.7 9 7.7 49 37.1
Coll of Cont&Prof Studies,Ext 524 211 735 8006 632.4 166 137.0 569 495.4


ATLANTA
College of Continuing & Professional Studies
Atlanta / Ethnicity
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
GRADUATE TOTAL 24 34 58 414 44.7 9 7.7 49 37.1
Black, Non-Hispanic 8 16 24 168 18.0 3 2.3 21 15.7
White, Non-Hispanic 12 17 29 201 22.0 4 3.3 25 18.7
Nonresident Alien 1 0 1 9 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Other/Unknown 3 1 4 36 3.7 2 2.0 2 1.7


College of Continuing & Professional Studies
Atlanta / Age
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
GRADUATE TOTAL 24 34 58 414 44.7 9 7.7 49 37.1
22-24 3 3 6 48 5.0 1 1.0 5 4.0
25-29 9 5 14 111 12.0 2 2.0 12 10.0
30-34 6 5 11 84 9.0 0 0.0 11 9.0
35-39 1 5 6 36 4.0 1 0.7 5 3.3
40-49 4 6 10 75 8.0 3 2.7 7 5.4
50-64 1 10 11 60 6.7 2 1.3 9 5.3


College of Continuing & Professional Studies
Atlanta / Religious Preference
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
GRADUATE TOTAL 24 34 58 414 44.7 9 7.7 49 37.1
Baptist 7 6 13 99 11.0 4 3.0 9 8.0
Charismatic 0 1 1 3 0.3 0 0.0 1 0.3
Episcopal 1 0 1 9 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Methodist 0 3 3 15 1.7 0 0.0 3 1.7
Non Denominational 1 1 2 15 1.7 0 0.0 2 1.7
Roman Catholic 1 1 2 18 1.7 0 0.0 2 1.7
Other 1 2 3 21 2.0 0 0.0 3 2.0
No Preference/Unknown 13 20 33 234 25.4 5 4.7 28 20.7


College of Continuing & Professional Studies
Atlanta / State of Origin
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
GRADUATE TOTAL 24 34 58 414 44.7 9 7.7 49 37.1
Georgia 23 34 57 405 43.7 9 7.7 48 36.1
Other (US Terr., Foreign) 1 0 1 9 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0


College of Continuing & Professional Studies
Atlanta / Marital Status
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
GRADUATE TOTAL 24 34 58 414 44.7 9 7.7 49 37.1
Married 2 2 4 30 3.3 1 0.7 3 2.7
Single 4 4 8 57 6.0 0 0.0 8 6.0
Widow/Widower 0 1 1 6 0.7 1 0.7 0 0.0
Not Specified 18 27 45 321 34.7 7 6.3 38 28.4


EXTENDED EDUCATION
College of Continuing & Professional Studies
Extended Edu. / Ethnicity
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 524 211 735 8006 632.4 166 137.0 569 495.4
Asian or Pacific Islander 2 3 5 45 3.8 3 2.0 2 1.8
Black, Non-Hispanic 306 97 403 4509 357.3 52 46.0 351 311.3
Cuban/Mexican/PR/Hispanic 7 4 11 120 9.5 4 3.8 7 5.8
White, Non-Hispanic 172 83 255 2724 213.3 84 67.3 171 146.1
Nonresident Alien 14 12 26 242 19.5 15 12.0 11 7.5
Other/Unknown 23 12 35 366 29.0 8 6.0 27 23.0


College of Continuing & Professional Studies
Extended Edu. / Age
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 524 211 735 8006 632.4 166 137.0 569 495.4
18-19 3 0 3 36 3.0 1 1.0 2 2.0
20-21 16 4 20 231 17.8 4 3.5 16 14.3
22-24 54 10 64 766 58.5 17 13.8 47 44.8
25-29 89 40 129 1385 110.0 41 33.0 88 77.0
30-34 96 49 145 1551 121.9 33 28.5 112 93.4
35-39 106 41 147 1577 125.6 28 23.3 119 102.3
40-49 125 53 178 1917 153.4 36 28.5 142 124.9
50-64 34 14 48 531 41.3 6 5.5 42 35.8
Over 64 1 0 1 12 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0


College of Continuing & Professional Studies
Extended Edu. / Religious Preference
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 524 211 735 8006 632.4 166 137.0 569 495.4
Baptist 265 99 364 4004 316.2 73 59.8 291 256.5
Buddhist 2 1 3 30 2.5 1 1.0 2 1.5
Episcopal 3 0 3 36 3.0 0 0.0 3 3.0
Evangelical 4 2 6 63 5.3 0 0.0 6 5.3
Islam 4 2 6 64 5.3 3 2.8 3 2.5
Jewish 2 0 2 24 2.0 1 1.0 1 1.0
Jehovah's Witness 1 0 1 12 1.0 1 1.0 0 0.0
Lutheran 2 1 3 39 2.8 3 2.8 0 0.0
Methodist 42 18 60 655 51.3 14 10.3 46 41.0
Muslim 1 0 1 12 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Non Denominational 2 1 3 31 2.5 1 1.0 2 1.5
Pentecostal 1 0 1 12 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Presbyterian 3 4 7 66 5.5 5 4.0 2 1.5
Roman Catholic 18 12 30 306 23.8 8 5.3 22 18.5
Other 77 32 109 1176 93.1 20 17.3 89 75.8
No Preference/Unknown 97 39 136 1476 116.3 36 31.0 100 85.3


College of Continuing & Professional Studies
Extended Edu. / State of Origin
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 524 211 735 8006 632.4 166 137.0 569 495.4
Georgia 508 201 709 7752 611.9 152 125.5 557 486.4
S. Central (AR, MS, OK, TX) 1 0 1 12 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Other (US Terr., Foreign) 15 10 25 242 19.5 14 11.5 11 8.0


College of Continuing & Professional Studies
Extended Edu. / Marital Status
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 524 211 735 8006 632.4 166 137.0 569 495.4
Divorced 10 1 11 145 10.6 2 2.0 9 8.6
Married 35 19 54 595 46.1 20 18.3 34 27.8
Domestic Partner 0 1 1 9 0.8 1 0.8 0 0.0
Separated 2 2 4 33 2.8 0 0.0 4 2.8
Single 54 31 85 841 67.3 26 20.5 59 46.8
Widow/Widower 1 1 2 18 1.5 0 0.0 2 1.5
Not Specified 422 156 578 6365 503.4 117 95.5 461 407.9
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