Facts In A Flash

2016-2017 GMC Facts in a Flash

Enrollment
Annual Unduplicated Headcount (IPEDS)- 4% increase from 13,816 students the previous year to 14,363 students this year. 
Annual FTE (IPEDS)- 1% increase from 8,107 the previous year to 8,191 this year. 
Fall Enrollment (IPEDS)- 5% increase from 7,876 in fall 2015 to 8,234 in the fall 2016 term. 
 

Student Success Measures
3-year Graduation Rate (IPEDS)- Increased from 27% (fall 2012 cohort) to 28% (fall 2013 cohort). 
3-year Transfer-Out Rate (IPEDS)- Increased from 26% (fall 2012 cohort) to 28% (fall 2013 cohort). 
Fall-to-Fall Retention (IPEDS)- Decreased from 56% (fall 2014 cohort) to 53% (fall 2015 cohort). 
Graduates and Degrees Awarded (IPEDS) - The number of graduates have increased over a three year period by 225 (16%) from 1,397 in 2013-2014 to 1,622 in 2016-2017, and the number of degrees awarded have increased by 246 (17%) from 1,475 in 2013-2014 to 1,721 in 2016-2017. 

 

College Demographics
Gender - The student body consists of 61% women and 39% men.
Ethnicity/Race (IPEDS)- The GMC student body for those reporting ethnicity and race consists of:
                    o 44% Black/African American
                    o 44% White/Caucasian
                    o 6% Hispanic/Latino
                    o 6% Asian/American Indian or Alaska Native/Hawaiian Native or Pacific Islander/Two or More Races
Fully Online - 29% of GMC students are fully enrolled online. The number of students fully enrolled in online courses increased by 850 (25%) from 3,356 last year to 4,206 this year. 
Dual Enrollment - The number of dual enrollment students have increased by 990 (77%) from 1,288 in 2015-2016 to 2,278 in 2016-2017. This program has also increased the number of students in the "under 18" age range by 702 (87%) from 805 in 2015-2016 to 1,507 in 2016-2017. The "under 18" age range comprises 10% of GMC's student population.
Age - Majority of GMC students are between the ages of "18 and 24" (59%). GMC also has 23% of its students aged "25 to 39 years old" and 8% of its students aged "40 years and older."
Student Type - The GMC student body is 97% commuter students along with 3% from the Cadet Corps. The GMC student body includes 5% active duty military, 5% veterans, and 2% military family members. 
International – The number of Non-Resident Aliens have increased  by 21 (57%) from 37 in 2015-2016 to 58 students in 2016-2017. 

 

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