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Common Dataset for 2016-2017: Institutional Enrollment

Find below Westfield State University data as provided for the Common Dataset for Academic Year 2016- 2017.

B1.          Institutional Enrollment—Men and Women  Provide numbers of students for each of the following categories as of the institution’s official fall reporting date or as of October 15, 2016. Note: Report students formerly designated as “first professional” in the graduate cells.

 

FULL-TIME

PART-TIME

TOTALS

 

Men

Women

Sub-Total

Men

Women

 

Undergraduates

 

 

 

 

 

 

Degree-seeking, first-time freshmen

464

601

1065

1

2

1068

Other first-year, degree-seeking

54

38

92

2

3

97

All other degree-seeking

1775

2027

3802

230

277

4309

Total degree-seeking

2293

2666

4959

233

282

5474

All other undergraduates enrolled in credit courses

 

11

12

23

67

46

136

Total undergraduates

2304

2678

4982

300

328

5610

Graduate

 

 

 

 

 

 

Degree-seeking, first-time

 35

99

134

18

33

185

All other degree-seeking

33

94

127

90

178

395

All other graduates enrolled in credit courses

0

1

1

64

128

193

Total graduate

68

194

262

172

339

773

 

Total all undergraduates:

5610

Total all graduate:

773

GRAND TOTAL ALL STUDENTS:

6383

B2. Enrollment by Racial/Ethnic Category. Provide numbers of undergraduate students for each of the following categories as of the institution’s official fall reporting date or as of October 15, 2016. Include international students only in the category "Nonresident aliens." Complete the “Total Undergraduates” column only if you cannot provide data for the first two columns. Report as your institution reports to IPEDS: persons who are Hispanic should be reported only on the Hispanic line, not under any race, and persons who are non-Hispanic multi-racial should be reported only under "Two or more races."

 

 

Degree-seeking

First-time First year

Degree-seeking Undergraduates (include first-time

first-year)

All Undergraduates (Degree-seeking and non-degree-seeking)

Percentage of Degree Seeking First-Time, First Year

Percentage of All Degree Seeking Undergraduates

Nonresident aliens

4

22

35

0.37%

0.40%

Hispanic/Latino

 

103

512

522

9.64%

9.35%

Black or African American, non-Hispanic

54

254

268

5.06%

4.64%

White, non-Hispanic

811

4141

4200

75.94%

75.65%

American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic

1

7

7

0.09%

0.13%

Asian, non-Hispanic

13

87

93

1.22%

1.59%

Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic

0

4

5

0.00%

0.07%

Two or more races, non-Hispanic

63

259

260

5.90%

4.73%

Race and/or ethnicity unknown

19

188

220

1.78%

3.43%

Total (includes FT and PT)

1068

5474

5610

 

 

Persistence

B3.  Number of degrees awarded by your institution from July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015.

 

Certificate/diploma

 

Associate degrees

 

Bachelor’s degrees

1215

Post-bachelor’s certificates

16

Master’s degrees

197

Post-master’s certificates

0

Doctoral degrees – research/scholarship

 

Doctoral degrees – professional practice

 

Doctoral degrees – other

 

Graduation Rates

The items in this section correspond to data elements collected by the IPEDS Web-based Data Collection System’s Graduation Rate Survey (GRS).  For complete instructions and definitions of data elements, see the IPEDS GRS instructions and glossary on the 2011 Web-based survey.

For Bachelor’s or Equivalent Programs

Please provide data for the Fall 2010 cohort if available. If Fall 2010 cohort data are not available, provide data for the Fall 2009 cohort.

 

Fall 2009 Cohort

 

Fall 2010 Cohort

 

Report for the cohort of full-time first-time bachelor’s (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students who entered in Fall 2009. Include in the cohort those who entered your institution during the summer term preceding Fall 2009.

 

 

Report for the cohort of full-time first-time bachelor’s (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students who entered in Fall 2010. Include in the cohort those who entered your institution during the summer term preceding Fall 2010.

 

B4.          Initial 2009 cohort of first-time, full-time bachelor’s (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students; total all students:

 

1133

B4.          Initial 2010 cohort of first-time, full-time bachelor’s (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students; total all students:

1134

B5.          Of the initial 2009 cohort, how many did not persist and did not graduate for the following reasons: death, permanent disability, or service in the armed forces, foreign aid service of the federal government, or official church missions; total allowable exclusions:

 

3

B5.          Of the initial 2010 cohort, how many did not persist and did not graduate for the following reasons: death, permanent disability, or service in the armed forces, foreign aid service of the federal government, or official church missions; total allowable exclusions:

2

B6.          Final 2009 cohort, after adjusting for allowable exclusions:

1130

B6.          Final 2010 cohort, after adjusting for allowable exclusions:

1132

                (Subtract question B5 from question B4)

 

 

                (Subtract question B5 from question B4)

 

B7.          Of the initial 2009 cohort, how many completed the program in four years or less (by August 31, 2013):

 

533

B7.          Of the initial 2010 cohort, how many completed the program in four years or less (by August 31, 2014):

598

B8.          Of the initial 2009 cohort, how many completed the program in more than four years but in five years or less (after August 31, 2013 and by August 31, 2014):

 

155

B8.          Of the initial 2010 cohort, how many completed the program in more than four years but in five years or less (after August 31, 2014 and by August 31, 2015):

125

B9.          Of the initial 2009 cohort, how many completed the program in more than five years but in six years or less (after August 31, 2014 and by August 31, 2015):

 

20

B9.          Of the initial 2010 cohort, how many completed the program in more than five years but in six years or less (after August 31, 2015 and by August 31, 2016):

28

B10.       Total graduating within six years (sum of questions B7, B8, and B9):

 

708

B10.       Total graduating within six years (sum of questions B7, B8, and B9):

751

B11.       Six-year graduation rate for 2009 cohort (question B10 divided by question B6):

 

62.7%

B11.       Six-year graduation rate for 2010 cohort (question B10 divided by question B6):

66.3%

Retention Rates

Report for the cohort of all full-time, first-time bachelor’s (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students who entered in Fall 2015 (or the preceding summer term). The initial cohort may be adjusted for students who departed for the following reasons: death, permanent disability, or service in the armed forces, foreign aid service of the federal government or official church missions. No other adjustments to the initial cohort should be made.

 

B22.       For the cohort of all full-time bachelor’s (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students who entered your institution as freshmen in Fall  2015 (or the preceding summer term), what percentage was enrolled at your institution as of the date your institution calculates its official enrollment in Fall 2016?

77.4%