Standard Survey Response Form

Reporting Semester:  Fall 1998-99

Official Fall Submission Information

General College Information:

Name:

Marshall University

President:

J. Wade Gilley

Address:

400 Hal Greer Blvd.

Dir. Admissions:

James W. Harless

Huntington, WV 25755

Dir. Inst. Research:

Michael J. McGuffey

Phone:

(304) 696-3170

Number of Degrees Offered by Level:

(800) 642-3499

Certificate

2

Associate

22

FICE:

003815

Bachelors

44

Masters

42

Control,Type:

Public, Co-ed

Ed. S.

2

Date Founded:

1837

Doctoral

1

Academic Calender:

Semester

Total

113

 

Enrollment Information:

Headcount(HC), Full Time Equivalent (FTE), Student Credit Hour (SCH) Production by Level

HC

FTE

SCH (s)

All Levels

16,009

11,808

168,304

CTC

2,402

1,447

21,703

Undergraduate **

9,305

8,251

123,758

Graduate

4,096

1,904

22,843

First Professional

206

206

n/a

Headcount(HC) and Full Time Equivalent (FTE) by Campus

HC

FTE

All Students

16,009

11,808

Huntington

13,748

10,897

South Charleston

2,261

911

 

Gender and Full/Part Time Status

Total

Full Time

Part Time

Total

Male

Female

All FT

Male

Female

All PT

Male

Female

All Levels

Headcount

16,009

7,176

8,833

10,207

4,713

5,494

5,802

2,463

3,339

% of Total

100%

45%

55%

100%

46%

54%

100%

42%

58%

CTC

Headcount

2,402

1,548

854

1,212

683

529

1,190

865

325

% of Total

100%

64%

36%

100%

56%

44%

100%

73%

27%

Undergraduate**

Headcount

9,305

4,099

5,206

7,772

3,500

4,272

1,533

599

934

% of Total

100%

44%

56%

100%

45%

55%

100%

39%

61%

Graduate

Headcount

4,096

1,394

2,702

1,017

395

622

3,079

999

2,080

% of Total

100%

34%

66%

100%

39%

61%

100%

32%

68%

First Professional

Headcount

206

135

71

206

135

71

0

0

0

% of Total

100%

66%

34%

100%

66%

34%

N/A

N/A

N/A

 

Ethnic Composition

Total

White

Black

Hispanic

Asian

Am. Ind.

Unknown

Foreign

All Levels

Headcount

16,009

13,062

600

69

160

95

1,864

159

% of All Races

100.0%

81.6%

3.7%

0.4%

1.0%

0.6%

11.6%

1.0%

CTC

Headcount

2,402

1,534

102

11

9

8

732

6

% of All Races

100.0%

63.9%

4.2%

0.5%

0.4%

0.3%

30.5%

0.2%

Undergraduate**

Headcount

9,305

7,736

388

49

89

60

897

86

% of All Races

100.0%

83.1%

4.2%

0.5%

1.0%

0.6%

9.6%

0.9%

Graduate

Headcount

4,096

3,623

106

6

37

26

232

66

% of All Races

100.0%

88.5%

2.6%

0.1%

0.9%

0.6%

5.7%

1.6%

First Professional

Headcount

206

169

4

3

25

1

3

1

% of All Races

100.0%

82.0%

1.9%

1.5%

12.1%

0.5%

1.5%

0.5%

 

Age

Mean
Age

All Levels

27.1

CTC

29.8

Undergraduate**

22.7

Graduate

35.6

First Professsional

27.5

 

Residency:

State of Residency

Fee Purposes

Total

In-State

Oth U.S.

Foreign

In-State

Out-State

Metro

All Levels

   Headcount

16,009

13,677

2,173

159

13,496

1,352

1,161

   % of Total

100%

85.4%

13.6%

1.0%

84.3%

8.4%

7.3%

CTC

   Headcount

2,402

1,982

414

6

1,915

338

149

   % of Total

100.0%

82.5%

17.2%

0.2%

79.7%

14.1%

6.2%

Undergraduate**

   Headcount

9,305

7,833

1,386

86

7,769

739

797

   % of Total

100.0%

84.2%

14.9%

0.9%

83.5%

7.9%

8.6%

Graduate

   Headcount

4,096

3,660

370

66

3,615

266

215

   % of Total

100.0%

89.4%

9.0%

1.6%

88.3%

6.5%

5.2%

First-Professional

   Headcount

206

202

3

1

197

9

N/A

   % of Total

100.0%

98.1%

1.5%

0.5%

95.6%

4.4%

0.0%

 

College Enrollment by Level:

Level

Total

2-yr

Undgr**

Grad

1st Prof

All Colleges

16,009

2,528

9,178

4,097

206

Comm & Tech

2,402

2,402

N/A

N/A

N/A

Business

1,861

N/A

1,574

287

N/A

Education & Human Serv

4,487

N/A

2,080

2,407

N/A

Fine Arts

309

N/A

273

36

N/A

GSITE

204

N/A

N/A

204

N/A

Journalism & Mass Comm

355

N/A

317

38

N/A

Liberal Arts

2,511

N/A

2,072

439

N/A

Science

1,793

N/A

1,655

138

N/A

Nursing & Health Prof

918

126

659

133

N/A

Graduate School

335

N/A

N/A

335

N/A

Medicine

403

N/A

117

80

206

University

418

N/A

418

N/A

N/A

University College 13 N/A 13 N/A N/A

 

Freshmen Admissions:

Applicants:

From A1

Exc. CTC

#

%

#

%

Freshmen Applicants

4903

4452

Accepted

4903

100.0%

4087

91.8%

Enrolled

2381

48.6%

1948

47.7%

Note: A1 Report includes students accepted into BA Transition Program. These students did not meet acceptance requirements and could not be admitted to the University. The modified report does not include CTC student applicants and transition students are counted as rejected.

Distribution of First-Time Freshmen by Full Time/Part Time Status

Total

CTC

Oth 4-yr

Total

2,381

435

1,946

Full Time

2,253

365

1,888

Part Time

128

70

58

 

Requirements:

Number of High School Units (Years) Required or Recommended (Rec.) by Subject

English

4

Social Studies

3

Laboratory Science

2

Mathematics

2

Foreign Lang (Rec.)

2

The student must have a High School G.P.A. of 2.00 OR an ACT Composite of 17 in addtion to the above Board of Trustees Admissions Requirements.

ACT/HS GPA Profile:

(for 4-yr degree seeking freshmen)

Avg. ACT Composite:

20.8

Avg. HS GPA

3.24

ACT Score Breakdown:

27-36

22-26

19-21

1-18

Sources: ACT Class Profile Service Report 1998-99.

Notes: SAT data is not available as sample size is too small to give adequate picture; The ACT Score is the test most often used in the admissions process.

Excludes Transition Program students

 

Retention:

Retention to 2nd year:

Completion Rate:

First-time, full-time, 4-yr degree seeking freshmen:

First-time, full-time freshmen entering:

Fall 1991 to Fall 1992

70%

Fall 1987

41.8%

Fall 1992 to Fall 1993

71%

Fall 1988

40.9%

Fall 1993 to Fall 1994

73%

Fall 1989

n/av

Fall 1994 to Fall 1995

70%

Fall 1990

38.2%

Fall 1995 to Fall 1996

70%

Fall 1991

34.1%

Fall 1996 to Fall 1997

72%

Fall 1992

35.6%

Fall 1997 to Fall 1998

72%

Note: Assoc. degrees in 3 yrs., Bach. degrees in 6 yrs., Undgr. students graduating within the State Systems (WV)

Note: Excludes Transition Program Students

Source: WV Higher Education Report Card.

 

Graduation Information

Degrees Conferred by Level for Academic Year 1997-98:

Certificate of Proficiency

0

Associate

237

Baccalaureate

1,168

Masters

885

Graduate Certificate

11

Doctoral

4

First Professional (M.D.)

49

Total

2,354

 

Degree Program Information

Top degree programs by degrees conferred:

Undergraduate

# degrees

% of
Bacc.

Graduate

# degrees

% of Mast.

Regents, B.A.

152

13.0%

Counseling, M.A.

118

13.3%

Elementary Educ, B.A.

116

9.9%

Business Admin, M.B.A.

112

12.7%

Biological Sci, B.S.

82

7.0%

Special Educ, M.A.

86

9.7%

Secondary Educ, B.A.

77

6.6%

Educational Admin, M.A.

61

6.9%

Psychology, B.A.

62

5.3%

Psychology, M.A.

48

5.4%

Management, B.B.A.

61

5.2%

Elementary Educ, M.A.

39

4.4%

Top degree programs by enrollment:

Undergraduate

# enrolled

% of Bacc.

Graduate

# enrolled

% of Mast.

Pre-Business, (B.B.A.)

888

9.5%

Counseling, M.A.

367

9.0%

Biological Science, B.S.

667

7.2%

Special Educ, M.A.

311

7.6%

Elementary Educ, B.A.

627

6.7%

Elementary Educ, M.A.

222

5.4%

Secondary Educ, B.A.

396

4.3%

Reading Educ, M.A.

213

5.2%

Pre-Teacher Ed

353

3.8%

Psychology, M.A.

201

4.9%

Regents B.A.

351

3.8%

Business Administration, M.B.A.

163

4.0%

 

Tuition Rate per Regular Semester (Huntington)

Student Level

Undgr

Grad

1st Prof

In-State

$1,174

$1,182

$4,544

Out-of-State

$3,147

$3,447

$11,057

Metro

$2,151

$2,320

N/A

 

Faculty Characteristics

Part Time Faculty:

Total - CTC

Med Sch

University

CTC

4-yr

So Chas

SC, 4-yr

Fac

Total

Total

82

252

89

423

16

439

Gender:

Female

Headcount

49

137

38

224

4

228

% of Gender Total

60%

54%

43%

53%

25%

52%

Male

Headcount

33

115

51

199

12

211

% of Gender Total

40%

46%

57%

47%

75%

48%

Race:

White

Headcount

80

243

86

409

12

421

% of Race Total

98%

96%

97%

97%

75%

96%

Black

Headcount

2

2

1

5

1

6

% of Race Total

2%

1%

1%

1%

6%

1%

Hispanic

Headcount

0

0

0

0

0

0

% of Race Total

0%

0%

0%

0%

0%

0%

Asian

Headcount

0

6

0

6

3

9

% of Race Total

0%

2%

0%

1%

19%

2%

American Indian

Headcount

0

1

2

3

0

3

% of Race Total

0%

0%

2%

1%

0%

1%

Full Time Faculty:

Total - CTC

Med Sch

University

CTC

4-yr

So Chas

SC, 4-yr

Fac

Total

Total

35

384

50

469

138

607

Gender:

Female

Headcount

24

140

15

179

34

213

% of Gender Total

69%

36%

30%

38%

25%

35%

Male

Headcount

11

244

35

290

104

394

% of Gender Total

31%

64%

70%

62%

75%

65%

Race:

White

Headcount

32

349

47

428

120

548

% of Race Total

91%

91%

94%

91%

87%

90%

Black

Headcount

3

12

2

17

0

17

% of Race Total

9%

3%

4%

4%

0%

3%

Hispanic

Headcount

0

5

1

6

6

12

% of Race Total

0%

1%

2%

1%

4%

2%

Asian

Headcount

0

13

0

13

12

25

% of Race Total

0%

3%

0%

3%

9%

4%

American Indian

Headcount

0

5

0

5

0

5

% of Race Total

0%

1%

0%

1%

0%

1%

Rank:

Professor

Headcount

4

171

20

195

56

251

% of Rank Total

11%

45%

40%

42%

41%

41%

Associate Professor

Headcount

8

106

20

134

33

167

% of Rank Total

23%

28%

40%

29%

24%

28%

Assistant Professor

Headcount

11

93

9

113

45

158

% of Rank Total

31%

24%

18%

24%

33%

26%

Instructor

Headcount

12

14

1

27

4

31

% of Rank Total

34%

4%

2%

6%

3%

5%

% Tenured

49%

69%

78%

68%

50%

64%

% with Terminal Degree

20%

80%

88%

76%

96%

81%

Note: Library Faculty excluded

 

Human Resources

Total

Full Time

Part Time

Total University

1938

1454

484

Faculty

1119

667

452

Staff

819

787

32

Total Huntington

1731

1338

393

Faculty

974

611

363

Staff

757

727

30

Total South Charleston

207

116

91

Faculty

145

56

89

Staff

62

60

2

 

Class Size/Productivity Summary Data

Student FTE to Faculty FTE Ratio:

Fall 1997*

22:1

Fall 1996

23:1

Fall 1995

22:1

Fall 1994

22:1

Fall 1993

18:1

Fall 1992

18:1

Fall 1991

19:1

Source: WV Higher Education Report Card

*Does not include MUGC.

 

Average Class Size by Course Level and Type of Course:

Overall

Lecture

Lab

Overall Undergraduate

25

25

21

Foundation

26

26

n/a

Career Technical

23

23

17

Lower Undergraduate

28

28

25

Upper Undergraduate

21

21

12

Graduate

11

11

n/a

Notes: Special Courses such as Independent Study excluded.

Courses taught for undergraduates and graduates simultaneously such as MTH 443/543 are listed at 400-level

**Excludes CTC