Mercer University
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DEMOGRAPHIC PROFILE - FALL 2007

FINAL
Enrollment as of the end of the day November 5, 2007

School of Engineering

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

May be duplicated counts.
Each valid program is counted; a student may have a valid matriculation at more than one level
and/or in more than one college.
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

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 semester terms, fall, spring and summer:
Undergraduate Students
12 credit hours
Graduate Students
9 credit hours

DEMOGRAPHIC PROFILE - School of Engineering
School of Engineering
Summary
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
School of Engineering 368 136 504 6391 438.1 375 322.7 129 115.4
Undergraduate Total 359 34 393 5757 375.4 288 272.7 105 102.8
Graduate Total 16 113 129 634 69.2 102 55.8 27 13.4
School of Engineering, Dist Learning 0 48 48 176 19.5 30 11.8 18 7.6
School of Engineering, Macon 368 88 456 6215 418.6 345 310.8 111 107.8


School of Engineering
Ethnicity
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 359 34 393 5757 375.4 288 272.7 105 102.8
American Indian/Alaskan Native 1 0 1 12 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Asian or Pacific Islander 22 2 24 342 23.0 15 14.0 9 9.0
Black, Non-Hispanic 62 5 67 999 63.6 40 37.3 27 26.3
Cuban/Mexican/PR/Hispanic 14 2 16 228 15.4 13 12.6 3 2.8
White, Non-Hispanic 234 24 258 3750 245.7 200 188.7 58 57.0
Nonresident Alien 8 0 8 125 8.0 7 7.0 1 1.0
Other/Unknown 18 1 19 301 18.7 13 13.0 6 5.7
GRADUATE TOTAL 16 113 129 634 69.2 102 55.8 27 13.4
Asian or Pacific Islander 1 15 16 91 9.8 14 8.5 2 1.3
Black, Non-Hispanic 2 5 7 42 4.7 5 3.3 2 1.3
Cuban/Mexican/PR/Hispanic 1 6 7 40 4.1 4 2.8 3 1.3
White, Non-Hispanic 9 74 83 375 41.0 69 35.1 14 6.0
Nonresident Alien 2 2 4 24 2.7 1 0.3 3 2.3
Other/Unknown 1 11 12 62 6.9 9 5.8 3 1.1


School of Engineering
Age
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 359 34 393 5757 375.4 288 272.7 105 102.8
Under 18 1 0 1 15 1.0 1 1.0 0 0.0
18-19 166 0 166 2600 166.0 121 121.0 45 45.0
20-21 128 5 133 2038 129.9 92 89.1 41 40.8
22-24 50 24 74 877 62.5 57 47.6 17 14.9
25-29 8 1 9 123 8.6 7 6.6 2 2.0
30-34 4 1 5 69 4.6 5 4.6 0 0.0
35-39 1 1 2 15 1.3 2 1.3 0 0.0
40-49 1 2 3 20 1.6 3 1.6 0 0.0
GRADUATE TOTAL 16 113 129 634 69.2 102 55.8 27 13.4
20-21 1 2 3 20 2.0 2 1.7 1 0.3
22-24 12 21 33 225 24.4 27 20.3 6 4.1
25-29 0 44 44 191 21.2 37 17.5 7 3.7
30-34 2 20 22 94 10.1 17 8.1 5 2.0
35-39 0 9 9 31 3.4 6 2.1 3 1.3
40-49 0 12 12 40 4.4 7 2.4 5 2.0
50-64 1 5 6 33 3.7 6 3.7 0 0.0


School of Engineering
Religious Preference
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 359 34 393 5757 375.4 288 272.7 105 102.8
AME (African Meth. Episcopal 2 0 2 33 2.0 1 1.0 1 1.0
Baptist 119 14 133 1925 125.7 96 90.1 37 35.6
Buddhist 1 0 1 14 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Church of God in Christ 3 0 3 52 3.0 3 3.0 0 0.0
Episcopal 6 0 6 93 6.0 5 5.0 1 1.0
Church of God 1 0 1 17 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Hindu 1 0 1 19 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Islam 1 0 1 16 1.0 1 1.0 0 0.0
Jewish 1 0 1 14 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Jehovah's Witness 1 0 1 12 1.0 1 1.0 0 0.0
Lutheran 3 0 3 50 3.0 1 1.0 2 2.0
Methodist 39 4 43 612 40.5 34 31.5 9 9.0
Muslim 3 0 3 42 3.0 3 3.0 0 0.0
Non Denominational 25 2 27 408 25.8 18 16.8 9 9.0
Orthodox 1 0 1 15 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Pentecostal 4 1 5 69 4.5 5 4.5 0 0.0
Presbyterian 19 1 20 287 19.3 16 16.0 4 3.3
Roman Catholic 33 4 37 538 35.5 28 26.5 9 9.0
Seventh-Day Adventist 1 0 1 18 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Other 9 1 10 137 9.3 8 7.3 2 2.0
No Preference/Unknown 86 7 93 1386 89.9 68 65.1 25 24.8
GRADUATE TOTAL 16 113 129 634 69.2 102 55.8 27 13.4
Baptist 6 21 27 147 16.1 23 14.3 4 1.8
Buddhist 0 1 1 6 0.7 1 0.7 0 0.0
Christian 1 1 2 15 1.7 2 1.7 0 0.0
Christian Science 1 2 3 24 2.3 3 2.3 0 0.0
Hindu 1 3 4 27 3.0 2 1.3 2 1.7
Jehovah's Witness 0 1 1 6 0.7 0 0.0 1 0.7
Lutheran 0 1 1 3 0.3 1 0.3 0 0.0
Methodist 1 5 6 34 3.8 4 3.1 2 0.7
Non Denominational 1 1 2 12 1.3 2 1.3 0 0.0
Pentecostal 0 2 2 9 1.0 2 1.0 0 0.0
Presbyterian 0 2 2 9 1.0 2 1.0 0 0.0
Roman Catholic 1 9 10 45 5.0 7 3.7 3 1.3
Unitarian 0 1 1 6 0.7 1 0.7 0 0.0
Other 0 2 2 13 1.5 2 1.5 0 0.0
No Preference/Unknown 4 61 65 278 30.2 50 22.8 15 7.3


School of Engineering
State of Origin
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 359 34 393 5757 375.4 288 272.7 105 102.8
Alabama 7 0 7 106 7.0 4 4.0 3 3.0
Florida 28 1 29 449 28.3 25 24.3 4 4.0
Georgia 268 24 292 4258 279.2 212 200.6 80 78.7
Kentucky 2 0 2 32 2.0 2 2.0 0 0.0
Louisiana 1 1 2 20 1.3 2 1.3 0 0.0
North Carolina 8 1 9 126 8.8 8 7.8 1 1.0
South Carolina 2 1 3 39 2.4 2 1.4 1 1.0
Tennessee 9 3 12 169 10.8 9 7.8 3 3.0
Virginia 2 0 2 34 2.0 1 1.0 1 1.0
S. Central (AR, MS, OK, TX) 6 0 6 95 6.0 6 6.0 0 0.0
North/Northeast 9 1 10 150 9.8 4 4.0 6 5.8
Midwest 2 1 3 33 2.3 1 1.0 2 1.3
West (Includes HI and AK) 1 0 1 16 1.0 1 1.0 0 0.0
Other (US Terr., Foreign) 14 1 15 230 14.6 11 10.6 4 4.0
GRADUATE TOTAL 16 113 129 634 69.2 102 55.8 27 13.4
Alabama 0 1 1 1 0.1 1 0.1 0 0.0
Florida 1 5 6 29 3.0 3 1.7 3 1.3
Georgia 11 92 103 503 54.9 89 48.4 14 6.4
Tennessee 2 2 4 27 3.0 4 3.0 0 0.0
Virginia 0 1 1 3 0.3 1 0.3 0 0.0
S. Central (AR, MS, OK, TX) 0 1 1 3 0.3 0 0.0 1 0.3
North/Northeast 0 4 4 19 2.1 1 0.8 3 1.3
Midwest 0 2 2 6 0.7 1 0.3 1 0.3
Other (US Terr., Foreign) 2 5 7 43 4.8 2 1.1 5 3.7


School of Engineering
Marital Status
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 359 34 393 5757 375.4 288 272.7 105 102.8
Married 8 3 11 132 9.2 9 7.2 2 2.0
Single 349 31 380 5594 364.2 278 264.5 102 99.8
Not Specified 2 0 2 31 2.0 1 1.0 1 1.0
GRADUATE TOTAL 16 113 129 634 69.2 102 55.8 27 13.4
Married 5 42 47 218 23.5 34 17.2 13 6.3
Single 11 59 70 364 39.9 61 35.1 9 4.8
Not Specified 0 12 12 52 5.8 7 3.4 5 2.3


School of Engineering
Greek Org. Membership
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 359 34 393 5757 375.4 288 272.7 105 102.8
Alpha Delta Pi 8 0 8 128 8.0 0 0.0 8 8.0
Alpha Gamma Delta 5 1 6 90 5.8 0 0.0 6 5.8
Alpha Kappa Alpha 1 0 1 13 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Alpha Phi Alpha 1 0 1 14 1.0 1 1.0 0 0.0
Alpha Tau Omega 9 2 11 152 10.3 11 10.3 0 0.0
Chi Omega 5 0 5 83 5.0 0 0.0 5 5.0
Delta Sigma Theta 1 0 1 18 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Kappa Alpha 3 1 4 49 3.5 4 3.5 0 0.0
Kappa Alpha Psi 1 1 2 18 1.5 2 1.5 0 0.0
Kappa Sigma 8 0 8 119 8.0 8 8.0 0 0.0
Lambda Chi Alpha 6 0 6 99 6.0 6 6.0 0 0.0
Phi Delta Theta 7 0 7 109 7.0 7 7.0 0 0.0
Pi Kappa Phi 9 1 10 143 9.6 10 9.6 0 0.0
Phi Mu 2 0 2 30 2.0 0 0.0 2 2.0
Sigma Nu 1 1 2 19 1.6 2 1.6 0 0.0
Unaffiliated 292 27 319 4673 304.2 237 224.2 82 79.9
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