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DEMOGRAPHIC PROFILE - FALL 2008

FINAL
Enrollment as of the end of the day November 4, 2008

Tift College of Education

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

DEMOGRAPHIC PROFILE - Tift College of Education
Tift College of Education
Summary
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
Tift College of Education 901 858 1759 163161421.3 244 178.8 15151242.5
Undergraduate Total 633 240 873 10402 769.3 64 56.5 809 712.8
Graduate Total 268 618 886 5914 652.0 180 122.3 706 529.7
Tift, Atlanta Campus 211 516 727 4813 529.4 149 100.6 578 428.9
Tift, Macon Center 43 66 109 1024 85.2 18 13.7 91 71.5
Tift, Douglas County 175 81 256 2816 220.5 20 17.8 236 202.7
Tift, Eastman 44 16 60 755 54.7 4 3.8 56 51.0
Tift, Henry County 343 142 485 5420 424.8 35 29.9 450 395.0
Tift, Macon Main Campus 82 19 101 1344 92.3 14 10.7 87 81.6
Tift, Savannah 0 14 14 84 9.4 3 2.0 11 7.4
Tift, Atlanta Center 3 4 7 60 5.0 1 0.5 6 4.5


Tift College of Education
Ethnicity
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 633 240 873 10402 769.3 64 56.5 809 712.8
American Indian/Alaskan Native 1 0 1 15 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Asian or Pacific Islander 5 3 8 93 6.5 0 0.0 8 6.5
Black, Non-Hispanic 228 133 361 3918 302.5 30 26.8 331 275.7
Cuban/Mexican/PR/Hispanic 8 5 13 150 10.7 0 0.0 13 10.7
White, Non-Hispanic 341 80 421 5422 388.2 28 25.0 393 363.2
Nonresident Alien 0 2 2 15 1.3 0 0.0 2 1.3
Other/Unknown 50 17 67 789 59.2 6 4.8 61 54.4
GRADUATE TOTAL 268 618 886 5914 652.0 180 122.3 706 529.7
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0 1 1 6 0.7 0 0.0 1 0.7
Asian or Pacific Islander 14 8 22 176 18.8 6 5.3 16 13.5
Black, Non-Hispanic 97 307 404 2669 294.8 93 64.1 311 230.7
Cuban/Mexican/PR/Hispanic 6 3 9 72 8.0 1 0.7 8 7.3
White, Non-Hispanic 138 277 415 2742 302.1 76 49.5 339 252.6
Nonresident Alien 3 7 10 66 7.4 3 1.7 7 5.7
Other/Unknown 10 15 25 183 20.3 1 1.0 24 19.3


Tift College of Education
Age
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 633 240 873 10402 769.3 64 56.5 809 712.8
18-19 35 1 36 539 35.5 3 3.0 33 32.5
20-21 50 5 55 784 52.8 2 2.0 53 50.8
22-24 62 17 79 989 71.8 6 5.5 73 66.3
25-29 117 50 167 1922 145.7 14 12.8 153 132.9
30-34 113 40 153 1829 136.9 10 9.5 143 127.4
35-39 103 46 149 1688 127.6 8 7.5 141 120.1
40-49 128 66 194 2203 166.0 18 14.0 176 152.0
50-64 25 14 39 442 32.4 2 1.8 37 30.7
Over 64 0 1 1 6 0.5 1 0.5 0 0.0
GRADUATE TOTAL 268 618 886 5914 652.0 180 122.3 706 529.7
22-24 53 53 106 807 86.8 12 8.7 94 78.1
25-29 83 163 246 1666 183.9 50 32.9 196 151.0
30-34 45 128 173 1148 127.1 38 25.2 135 101.9
35-39 26 114 140 876 97.6 33 23.0 107 74.7
40-49 44 108 152 973 107.8 27 18.5 125 89.4
50-64 17 50 67 432 47.4 19 13.5 48 34.0
Over 64 0 2 2 12 1.3 1 0.7 1 0.7


Tift College of Education
Religious Preference
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 633 240 873 10402 769.3 64 56.5 809 712.8
AME (African Meth. Episcopal 1 0 1 16 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Assembly of God 2 0 2 28 2.0 0 0.0 2 2.0
Baptist 301 111 412 4928 365.5 30 26.8 382 338.7
Church of God in Christ 4 1 5 70 4.5 0 0.0 5 4.5
Christian 4 1 5 54 4.5 1 1.0 4 3.5
Episcopal 3 1 4 57 3.8 0 0.0 4 3.8
Evangelical 5 1 6 72 5.5 1 1.0 5 4.5
Hindu 1 0 1 16 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Holiness 1 0 1 12 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Jehovah's Witness 1 0 1 12 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Lutheran 3 0 3 41 3.0 0 0.0 3 3.0
Methodist 43 14 57 734 50.9 3 3.0 54 47.9
Muslim 2 1 3 27 2.3 0 0.0 3 2.3
Non Denominational 15 4 19 228 17.6 1 1.0 18 16.6
Pentecostal 5 0 5 67 5.0 0 0.0 5 5.0
Presbyterian 13 6 19 232 16.5 1 1.0 18 15.5
Roman Catholic 27 12 39 457 33.4 3 2.5 36 30.9
Seventh-Day Adventist 2 0 2 24 2.0 0 0.0 2 2.0
Other 43 20 63 724 52.9 4 4.0 59 48.9
No Preference/Unknown 157 68 225 2603 195.9 20 16.3 205 179.7
GRADUATE TOTAL 268 618 886 5914 652.0 180 122.3 706 529.7
Baptist 48 91 139 971 107.4 30 21.7 109 85.6
Church of God in Christ 0 1 1 6 0.7 0 0.0 1 0.7
Charismatic 0 3 3 18 2.0 0 0.0 3 2.0
Christian Missionary Alliance 0 1 1 3 0.3 0 0.0 1 0.3
Christian 1 44 45 270 29.8 13 8.4 32 21.4
Christian Science 0 1 1 6 0.7 0 0.0 1 0.7
Episcopal 3 6 9 60 6.7 0 0.0 9 6.7
Evangelical 0 2 2 12 1.3 1 0.7 1 0.7
Holiness 0 1 1 7 0.8 0 0.0 1 0.8
Jewish 0 4 4 18 2.0 0 0.0 4 2.0
Jehovah's Witness 0 2 2 12 1.3 1 0.7 1 0.7
Lutheran 0 3 3 18 2.0 1 0.7 2 1.3
Methodist 4 28 32 205 22.5 6 3.7 26 18.9
Muslim 1 2 3 15 1.7 1 0.3 2 1.3
Non Denominational 1 13 14 84 9.4 4 2.7 10 6.7
Pentecostal 1 2 3 21 2.3 0 0.0 3 2.3
Presbyterian 6 9 15 102 11.4 3 2.0 12 9.4
Other Protestant 0 9 9 51 5.7 1 0.7 8 5.0
Roman Catholic 6 23 29 175 19.5 6 4.0 23 15.5
Seventh-Day Adventist 1 0 1 9 1.0 1 1.0 0 0.0
Unitarian 0 1 1 6 0.7 0 0.0 1 0.7
Other 12 11 23 179 19.6 3 2.3 20 17.3
No Preference/Unknown 184 361 545 3666 403.3 109 73.5 436 329.9


Tift College of Education
State of Origin
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 633 240 873 10402 769.3 64 56.5 809 712.8
Alabama 2 0 2 30 2.0 0 0.0 2 2.0
Florida 5 0 5 81 5.0 0 0.0 5 5.0
Georgia 614 236 850 10071 748.3 64 56.5 786 691.8
Kentucky 1 0 1 18 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Tennessee 3 0 3 50 3.0 0 0.0 3 3.0
S. Central (AR, MS, OK, TX) 2 0 2 31 2.0 0 0.0 2 2.0
North/Northeast 2 0 2 31 2.0 0 0.0 2 2.0
Midwest 1 0 1 16 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
West (Includes HI and AK) 2 0 2 33 2.0 0 0.0 2 2.0
Other (US Terr., Foreign) 1 4 5 41 3.0 0 0.0 5 3.0
GRADUATE TOTAL 268 618 886 5914 652.0 180 122.3 706 529.7
Alabama 0 1 1 6 0.7 0 0.0 1 0.7
Florida 0 3 3 12 1.3 2 1.0 1 0.3
Georgia 261 598 859 5749 633.7 170 116.6 689 517.1
North Carolina 1 0 1 9 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
South Carolina 1 1 2 15 1.7 1 0.7 1 1.0
S. Central (AR, MS, OK, TX) 0 1 1 3 0.3 1 0.3 0 0.0
North/Northeast 0 1 1 6 0.7 1 0.7 0 0.0
Midwest 1 5 6 36 4.0 2 1.3 4 2.7
West (Includes HI and AK) 1 1 2 12 1.3 0 0.0 2 1.3
Other (US Terr., Foreign) 3 7 10 66 7.4 3 1.7 7 5.7


Tift College of Education
Marital Status
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 633 240 873 10402 769.3 64 56.5 809 712.8
Divorced 4 3 7 78 6.0 0 0.0 7 6.0
Married 148 55 203 2379 178.8 11 9.3 192 169.6
Separated 3 1 4 51 3.8 0 0.0 4 3.8
Single 175 73 248 2926 215.1 20 18.0 228 197.1
Other 0 1 1 6 0.5 0 0.0 1 0.5
Widow/Widower 1 0 1 12 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Not Specified 302 107 409 4950 364.0 33 29.3 376 334.7
GRADUATE TOTAL 268 618 886 5914 652.0 180 122.3 706 529.7
Divorced 7 11 18 124 13.8 1 0.3 17 13.5
Married 75 267 342 2145 238.1 82 54.8 260 183.3
Separated 0 1 1 6 0.7 0 0.0 1 0.7
Single 98 227 325 2182 239.9 71 48.2 254 191.6
Widow/Widower 0 3 3 15 1.7 0 0.0 3 1.7
Not Specified 88 109 197 1442 157.9 26 18.9 171 139.0


Tift College of Education
Greek Org. Membership
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 633 240 873 10402 769.3 64 56.5 809 712.8
Alpha Delta Pi 6 0 6 91 6.0 0 0.0 6 6.0
Alpha Gamma Delta 5 0 5 75 5.0 0 0.0 5 5.0
Alpha Kappa Alpha 1 0 1 12 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Chi Omega 5 0 5 77 5.0 0 0.0 5 5.0
Pi Kappa Phi 1 0 1 17 1.0 1 1.0 0 0.0
Phi Mu 3 0 3 44 3.0 0 0.0 3 3.0
Zeta Phi Beta 1 0 1 19 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Unaffiliated 55 1 56 874 55.3 4 4.0 52 51.3
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