Mercer University
Institutional Research
DEMOGRAPHIC PROFILE - FALL 2008

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

College of Continuing & Professional Studies

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

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
CCPS 548 290 838 8492 710.8 176 149.0 662 561.8
Undergraduate Total 490 198 688 7430 596.7 155 131.7 533 465.1
Graduate Total 58 92 150 1062 114.1 21 17.4 129 96.7
CCPS, Atlanta 58 92 150 1062 114.1 21 17.4 129 96.7
CCPS, Macon Center 70 45 115 1150 92.8 25 19.0 90 73.8
CCPS, Douglas County 193 69 262 2849 230.0 54 47.3 208 182.8
CCPS, Eastman 20 6 26 309 23.8 1 1.0 25 22.8
CCPS, Henry County 180 64 244 2695 216.2 49 42.2 195 174.1
CCPS, Atlanta Center 27 14 41 427 34.0 26 22.3 15 11.8


College of Continuing & Professional Studies
Ethnicity
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 490 198 688 7430 596.7 155 131.7 533 465.1
American Indian/Alaskan Native 1 0 1 12 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Asian or Pacific Islander 3 1 4 45 3.8 3 3.0 1 0.8
Black, Non-Hispanic 291 110 401 4338 350.4 56 48.8 345 301.6
Cuban/Mexican/PR/Hispanic 6 4 10 96 7.8 4 3.3 6 4.5
White, Non-Hispanic 128 61 189 2045 160.6 65 52.6 124 108.0
Nonresident Alien 21 11 32 333 27.0 17 14.5 15 12.5
Other/Unknown 40 11 51 561 46.3 10 9.5 41 36.8
GRADUATE TOTAL 58 92 150 1062 114.1 21 17.4 129 96.7
Asian or Pacific Islander 3 4 7 53 5.3 1 1.0 6 4.3
Black, Non-Hispanic 30 46 76 552 59.0 14 11.4 62 47.7
Cuban/Mexican/PR/Hispanic 0 1 1 6 0.7 0 0.0 1 0.7
White, Non-Hispanic 23 30 53 374 40.6 5 4.3 48 36.3
Nonresident Alien 1 4 5 24 2.7 0 0.0 5 2.7
Other/Unknown 1 7 8 53 5.8 1 0.7 7 5.1


College of Continuing & Professional Studies
Age
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 490 198 688 7430 596.7 155 131.7 533 465.1
18-19 3 2 5 48 4.0 2 2.0 3 2.0
20-21 11 8 19 186 15.3 10 8.3 9 7.0
22-24 41 9 50 611 46.3 9 8.0 41 38.3
25-29 82 42 124 1331 105.6 30 26.5 94 79.1
30-34 84 26 110 1193 96.5 34 28.3 76 68.3
35-39 91 39 130 1408 113.0 28 23.8 102 89.2
40-49 138 54 192 2053 167.2 37 30.8 155 136.3
50-64 40 18 58 600 49.0 5 4.0 53 45.0
GRADUATE TOTAL 58 92 150 1062 114.1 21 17.4 129 96.7
22-24 16 11 27 223 23.5 3 2.7 24 20.8
25-29 19 26 45 327 35.6 3 2.3 42 33.3
30-34 3 12 15 95 10.0 3 2.3 12 7.7
35-39 6 18 24 149 16.2 4 3.3 20 12.9
40-49 9 22 31 202 22.0 7 5.7 24 16.4
50-64 5 2 7 60 6.0 1 1.0 6 5.0
Over 64 0 1 1 6 0.7 0 0.0 1 0.7


College of Continuing & Professional Studies
Religious Preference
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
UNDERGRADUATE TOTAL 490 198 688 7430 596.7 155 131.7 533 465.1
Baptist 191 84 275 2966 237.3 50 41.3 225 196.0
Buddhist 2 2 4 42 3.3 1 1.0 3 2.3
Church of God in Christ 1 0 1 12 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Christian 5 1 6 72 5.5 1 0.5 5 5.0
Episcopal 2 3 5 42 3.5 4 2.5 1 1.0
Evangelical 12 2 14 162 13.3 2 2.0 12 11.3
Hindu 0 1 1 9 0.8 0 0.0 1 0.8
Jewish 2 1 3 30 2.3 1 1.0 2 1.3
Lutheran 2 1 3 30 2.5 2 1.5 1 1.0
Methodist 27 7 34 394 31.1 9 8.3 25 22.8
Muslim 2 1 3 30 2.5 1 1.0 2 1.5
Non Denominational 6 4 10 93 7.8 3 3.0 7 4.8
Pentecostal 1 1 2 18 1.5 0 0.0 2 1.5
Presbyterian 5 4 9 85 6.8 6 4.3 3 2.5
Roman Catholic 13 5 18 208 16.3 7 6.6 11 9.8
Other 56 17 73 806 64.5 10 8.8 63 55.8
No Preference/Unknown 163 64 227 2431 197.0 58 50.0 169 147.0
GRADUATE TOTAL 58 92 150 1062 114.1 21 17.4 129 96.7
Baptist 4 17 21 135 14.8 4 2.3 17 12.5
Buddhist 0 1 1 3 0.3 0 0.0 1 0.3
Christian 1 0 1 10 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Episcopal 0 1 1 6 0.7 0 0.0 1 0.7
Evangelical 0 4 4 21 2.3 0 0.0 4 2.3
Islam 1 0 1 9 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Methodist 2 2 4 30 3.3 1 1.0 3 2.3
Non Denominational 1 1 2 18 1.7 0 0.0 2 1.7
Roman Catholic 0 1 1 6 0.7 0 0.0 1 0.7
Unitarian 0 1 1 3 0.3 0 0.0 1 0.3
Other 3 1 4 34 3.7 0 0.0 4 3.7
No Preference/Unknown 46 63 109 787 84.2 16 14.0 93 70.2
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