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Press Release

2004-2005

 

October 21, 2004


Cowley enrollment up 5 percent on main campus

 

Fall semester enrollment at Cowley County Community College’s main campus in Arkansas City saw a 5-percent increase over the same period a year ago, according to figures released by the Registrar’s Office.

Enrollment on the main campus jumped 52 full-time students and neared the 1,200 mark for the first time in school history. Daytime classes increased by 13 FTE, while evening class enrollment jumped 19 FTE. Classes by appointment increased by 20 FTE on the main campus.

The college’s online enrollment continues to see large increases. This fall’s online FTE is 195, up 29 percent from fall 2003. Cowley’s online enrollment has grown a whopping 427 percent in four years.

Enrollment at the college’s Southside Education Center in Wichita was down 23 FTE or less than 2 percent.

Overall full-time enrollment is down 21, which is less than 1 percent.

Enrollment by community in and near Cowley County:
Arkansas City 469, Winfield 362, Udall 29, Burden 27, Dexter 16, Rock 5, Maple City 4, Atlanta 2, Cambridge 2, Cedar Vale 2, Geuda Springs 1, Oxford 1.

Enrollment by Kansas counties (with at least 10 students):
Sedgwick 2,487; Cowley 920; Sumner 607; Butler 109; Chautauqua 29; Harvey 19; Harper 15; Kingman 12; Reno 12; Shawnee 10.

Enrollment by state:
Kansas 4,310; Oklahoma 80; Texas 8; Florida 7; Missouri 5; California 3; Colorado 3; Illinois 3; Alaska 2; Arkansas 2; South Carolina 2; Louisiana 1; Michigan 1; Montana 1; Nebraska 1; North Carolina 1; North Dakota 1; Ohio 1; South Dakota 1; Tennessee 1; Virginia 1; West Virginia 1; Wyoming 1.

Enrollment by foreign country:
Kenya 22, Tanzania 12, Pakistan 8, Nigeria 6, Brazil 4, Colombia 3, Tasmania 3, Zimbabwe 3, France 2, Malaysia 2, Nepal 2, Thailand 2, Bangladesh 1, Bahamas 1, Bulgaria 1, Congo 1, Croatia 1, Czech Republic 1, Ecuador 1, Ghana 1, Indonesia 1, India 1, Israel 1, Jamaica 1, Laos 1, Latvia 1, Mexico 1, Togo 1, Uzbekistan 1.