Murray State College
Profiles
1997-98
1998-99
1999-00
2000-01
2001-02
2002-03
2003-04
2004-05
2005-06
2006-07 2007-08
Annual Headcount
2,285
2,252
2,263
2,407
2,605
2,781
2,825
2,939
3,035
3,143
3,193
Annual FTE
1,243
1,239
1,207
1,280
1,413
1,472
1,519
1,570
1,640
1,646
1,675
% Lower Division
100.0%
100.0%
100.0%
100.0%
100.0%
100.0%
100.0%
100.0%
100.0%
100.0%
100.0%
% Upper Division
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
% Graduate Division
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
% Professional Division
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
Student Origin
% from Oklahoma
96.6%
96.1%
96.0%
95.0%
95.2%
95.0%
96.0%
96.1%
96.3%
97.0%
97.0%
% from Out-of-State
3.4%
3.5%
3.6%
4.1%
4.3%
5.0%
4.0%
3.9%
3.5%
2.9%
2.9%
% from Out-of-Country
0.0%
0.4%
0.4%
0.9%
0.5%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.2%
0.1%
0.0%
Full-/Part-Time Status
% Full-Time
64.6%
62.5%
62.8%
64.4%
65.1%
62.6%
60.8%
60.9%
58.0%
52.8%
51.0%
% Part-Time
35.4%
37.5%
37.2%
35.6%
34.9%
37.4%
39.2%
39.1%
42.0%
47.2%
49.0%
Gender
% Male
36.7%
35.3%
36.8%
36.5%
36.9%
34.9%
33.0%
32.3%
32.0%
31.8%
31.3%
% Female
63.3%
64.7%
63.2%
63.5%
63.1%
65.1%
67.0%
67.8%
68.0%
68.2%
68.7%
Race
% Black
4.9%
4.8%
4.5%
5.1%
5.2%
6.7%
6.4%
6.3%
6.5%
6.1%
6.1%
% Native American
15.5%
14.9%
16.4%
18.0%
16.8%
15.2%
17.5%
18.4%
18.8%
14.9%
15.5%
% Asian
0.3%
0.5%
0.7%
0.8%
0.7%
0.3%
0.4%
0.5%
0.3%
0.5%
0.7%
% Hispanic
1.4%
1.9%
1.8%
1.9%
2.3%
2.3%
2.4%
2.7%
3.0%
3.8%
4.4%
% White
77.9%
77.5%
76.1%
73.4%
74.5%
75.5%
73.3%
72.1%
71.2%
69.1%
66.3%
% Nonresident Alien
0.0%
0.4%
0.5%
0.7%
0.5%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.2%
0.1%
0.0%
Degrees Granted
Certificates
6
6
0
6
6
4
4
6
3
8
6
Associate Degrees
248
280
259
260
236
278
287
293
311
344
328
Bachelor's Degrees
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
First-Professional Degrees
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Master's Degrees
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Doctoral Degrees
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Faculty
89
N/A
103
N/A
105
N/A
45
N/A
66
N/A
95
% Full-Time
50.6%
N/A
45.6%
N/A
41.9%
N/A
86.7%
N/A
65.2%
N/A
45.3%
% Part-Time
49.4%
N/A
54.4%
N/A
58.1%
N/A
13.3%
N/A
34.8%
N/A
54.7%
% of Full-Time Faculty Tenured
53.3%
N/A
55.3%
N/A
63.6%
N/A
61.5%
N/A
74.4%
N/A
37.2%
Staff
80
N/A
85
N/A
85
N/A
82
N/A
180
N/A
139
% Full-Time
93.8%
N/A
92.9%
N/A
94.1%
N/A
87.8%
N/A
67.8%
N/A
57.6%
% Part-Time
6.3%
N/A
7.1%
N/A
5.9%
N/A
12.2%
N/A
32.2%
N/A
42.4%
Brain Gain Outcomes (within-institution performance; associates and bachelor's included as applicable)
Graduation Rate
N/A
17.9%
18.8%
20.9%
20.7%
15.8%
19.8%
19.8%
17.8%
19.8%
15.2%
Retention Rate
N/A
50.0%
48.4%
44.4%
41.3%
45.1%
49.5%
46.3%
56.5%
47.2%
54.6%
Degrees Conferred
N/A
280
259
260
236
278
287
293
311
344
328
Source: Unitized Data System (UDS), IPEDS Completions and Fall Staff Surveys. IPEDS Fall Staff Surveys are conducted biennially.