CERTIFICATES – Total number of certificates earned in a year (not unduplicated by student). Kinds of certificates include: Accomplishment, Achievement, Competency and Completion.
COURSE COMPLETION (NONCREDIT) - The percentage of noncredit students enrolled (students are not unduplicated) earning a grade or progress indicator of C or better or P (A-C, P). The grades included in course completion are based off of the grades needed in a course for the course to count towards a certificate.
COURSE SUCCESS (CREDIT) – The percentage of credit students enrolled (students are not unduplicated) earning a grade of C or better (A, B, C, P).
DEGREES – Total number of degrees earned in a year (not unduplicated by student). Kinds of degrees include: Arts, Arts for Transfer, Science, Science for Transfer.
ENROLLMENT BY PERIOD – Enrollment in all courses by department at specified periods: first day, census day and last day of term. A student earning a grade of a “W” in a course will appear as enrolled in day 1 and the census date, but not in the final enrollment count.
FTEF – full-time equivalent faculty. Teaching effort calculation. 1 FTEF is equal to one full-time teaching load.
FTES - Full-time equivalent student. Student enrollment calculation. 1 FTE (annual, not by term) = 15 hours a week x 35 weeks = 525 hours.
PRODUCTIVITY – FTES/FTEF. Often called student-faculty ratio.
SLO STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOME – Departmentally defined learning outcome by course.
STUDENT HEADCOUNT – Unduplicated annual headcount of students enrolled in courses within a department.