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2009-2010

 

March 23, 2010


Cowley enrollment up 15 percent

 

Spring semester enrollment at Cowley College’s main campus in Arkansas City saw a 15-percent increase over the same period a year ago, according to figures released by the Registrar’s Office.

Daytime classes on the main campus increased by 114 FTE, while evening class enrollment jumped 13 FTE.

The college’s online enrollment continues to see large increases. This springs online FTE is 935, up 26 percent from spring 2009.

Overall full-time enrollment is up 15 percent. Fifty-eight counties in Kansas, 20 other states and 36 foreign countries are represented in the student body.

Enrollment by community in and near Cowley County:
Arkansas City 493, Winfield 354, Udall 38, Burden 24, Dexter 17, Cambridge 7, Rock 4, Atlanta 4, Maple City 3, Oxford 1, Riley 1.

Enrollment by Kansas counties:
Sedgwick 1,822; Cowley 947; Sumner 471; Butler 84; Chautauqua 40; Harvey 19; Elk 16; Harper 15; Shawnee 14; Douglas 10; Kingman 10; Johnson 9; Saline 8; Reno 6; Labette 6; Riley 6; Grant 5; Barton 4; Crawford 4; Lyon 4; Miami 4; Montgomery 4; Wyandotte 4; Marion 3; Osage 3; Decatur 3; Comanche 3; Pottawatomie 3; Other counties (30) 42.

Enrollment by state:
Kansas 3,701; Oklahoma 151; Texas 12; Florida 9; Missouri 4; California 4; Colorado 4; New Jersey 3; Illinois 2; Arizona 2; Maryland 2; New York 2; Arkansas 2; South Carolina 1; Montana 1; North Carolina 2; Virginia 2; North Dakota 1; South Dakota 1; Tennessee 1; Wisconsin 1; Alabama 1; Georgia 1; Hawaii 1; Kentucky 1; Mississippi 1; Nevada 1; Pennsylvania 1; Utah 1; Wyoming 1; Connecticut 1.

Enrollment by foreign country:
Kenya 12; Tanzania 2; Pakistan 6; Nigeria 1; Brazil 11; Colombia 1; Malaysia 1; Nepal 5; Thailand 1; Congo 1; Croatia 1; India 7; Jamaica 1; Laos 1; Latvia 1; Mexico 3; Togo 1; Trinidad & Tobago 1; United Arab Emirates 1; United Kingdom 4; Venezuela 2; Vietnam 5; Australia/Tasmania 1; Barbados 1; Burma & Myanmar 1; Canada 1; China 1; Croatia 1; Germany 1; Hong Kong 1; Ireland 1; Malaysia 1; Nigeria 1; Norway 1; Philippines 1; Saint Lucia 1; Saudi Arabia 1; Spain 1; Senegal 2; Tanzania 2.