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DEMOGRAPHIC PROFILE - FALL 2008

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

School of Medicine

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

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 semesters:

Graduate Students
6 credit hours

Professional Students
15 credit hours

DEMOGRAPHIC PROFILE - School of Medicine
School of Medicine
Summary
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
School of Medicine 398 16 414 6413 407.5 184 183.2 230 224.2
Graduate Total 122 12 134 1000 128.0 29 28.5 105 99.5
Professional Total 276 4 280 5413 279.5 155 154.7 125 124.7


School of Medicine
Ethnicity
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
GRADUATE TOTAL 122 12 134 1000 128.0 29 28.5 105 99.5
Asian or Pacific Islander 6 1 7 50 6.5 1 1.0 6 5.5
Black, Non-Hispanic 61 6 67 462 64.0 10 10.0 57 54.0
Cuban/Mexican/PR/Hispanic 2 0 2 12 2.0 1 1.0 1 1.0
White, Non-Hispanic 50 5 55 452 52.5 16 15.5 39 37.0
Nonresident Alien 2 0 2 15 2.0 1 1.0 1 1.0
Other/Unknown 1 0 1 9 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
PROFESSIONAL TOTAL 276 4 280 5413 279.5 155 154.7 125 124.7
American Indian/Alaskan Native 2 0 2 48 2.0 0 0.0 2 2.0
Asian or Pacific Islander 30 0 30 568 30.0 16 16.0 14 14.0
Black, Non-Hispanic 5 0 5 98 5.0 1 1.0 4 4.0
Cuban/Mexican/PR/Hispanic 2 0 2 38 2.0 1 1.0 1 1.0
White, Non-Hispanic 236 4 240 4645 239.5 136 135.7 104 103.7
Other/Unknown 1 0 1 16 1.0 1 1.0 0 0.0


School of Medicine
Age
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
GRADUATE TOTAL 122 12 134 1000 128.0 29 28.5 105 99.5
22-24 39 2 41 299 40.0 6 6.0 35 34.0
25-29 40 3 43 326 41.5 11 10.5 32 31.0
30-34 16 3 19 131 17.5 4 4.0 15 13.5
35-39 15 1 16 144 15.5 4 4.0 12 11.5
40-49 8 1 9 67 8.5 2 2.0 7 6.5
50-64 4 2 6 33 5.0 2 2.0 4 3.0
PROFESSIONAL TOTAL 276 4 280 5413 279.5 155 154.7 125 124.7
20-21 2 0 2 36 2.0 0 0.0 2 2.0
22-24 121 0 121 2208 121.0 57 57.0 64 64.0
25-29 131 2 133 2687 132.7 82 81.9 51 50.8
30-34 16 2 18 362 17.7 11 10.8 7 6.9
35-39 5 0 5 102 5.0 4 4.0 1 1.0
40-49 1 0 1 18 1.0 1 1.0 0 0.0


School of Medicine
Religious Preference
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
GRADUATE TOTAL 122 12 134 1000 128.0 29 28.5 105 99.5
Baptist 15 3 18 129 16.5 1 1.0 17 15.5
Church of God in Christ 2 0 2 15 2.0 0 0.0 2 2.0
Islam 1 1 2 9 1.5 0 0.0 2 1.5
Lutheran 2 0 2 16 2.0 2 2.0 0 0.0
Methodist 3 0 3 26 3.0 0 0.0 3 3.0
Pentecostal 2 0 2 18 2.0 0 0.0 2 2.0
Presbyterian 1 0 1 7 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Other Protestant 1 0 1 11 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Other 1 0 1 9 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
No Preference/Unknown 94 8 102 760 98.0 26 25.5 76 72.5
PROFESSIONAL TOTAL 276 4 280 5413 279.5 155 154.7 125 124.7
Baptist 34 1 35 689 34.8 18 17.8 17 17.0
Church of God in Christ 2 0 2 40 2.0 2 2.0 0 0.0
Episcopal 4 0 4 74 4.0 1 1.0 3 3.0
Hindu 4 0 4 72 4.0 3 3.0 1 1.0
Methodist 15 0 15 314 15.0 11 11.0 4 4.0
Muslim 1 0 1 16 1.0 1 1.0 0 0.0
Non Denominational 2 0 2 36 2.0 1 1.0 1 1.0
Presbyterian 5 0 5 104 5.0 4 4.0 1 1.0
Roman Catholic 5 0 5 92 5.0 1 1.0 4 4.0
No Preference/Unknown 204 3 207 3976 206.7 113 112.9 94 93.7


School of Medicine
Marital Status
ALL STUDENTS MALE FEMALE
FT PT N Hours FTE N FTE N FTE
GRADUATE TOTAL 122 12 134 1000 128.0 29 28.5 105 99.5
Divorced 4 1 5 33 4.5 1 1.0 4 3.5
Married 28 3 31 263 29.5 9 9.0 22 20.5
Single 74 3 77 571 75.5 17 16.5 60 59.0
Other 1 0 1 6 1.0 0 0.0 1 1.0
Widow/Widower 2 0 2 15 2.0 0 0.0 2 2.0
Not Specified 13 5 18 112 15.5 2 2.0 16 13.5
PROFESSIONAL TOTAL 276 4 280 5413 279.5 155 154.7 125 124.7
Married 8 0 8 138 8.0 4 4.0 4 4.0
Single 66 0 66 1305 66.0 37 37.0 29 29.0
Not Specified 202 4 206 3970 205.5 114 113.7 92 91.7
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