IPEDS 12 Month Enrollment
Program Lead: Ashley Sieman (State Coordinator) Monty Hickman (Program Lead)
How the Information is used: Provide a more complete picture of the number of students at non-traditional institutions that enroll students year-round or for short-term programs.
Requiring Authority: US Department of Education
Person Confirming Receipt of the Report: Ashley Sieman
Data collected include:
• Unduplicated headcounts by level of student, race/ethnicity, and gender;
• Instructional activity (total hours students are engaged in instruction); and
• Full-time equivalent (FTE) enrollment (calculated based on instructional activity).
FTE provides a meaningful combination of full- and part-time students across institutions that operate on different calendar systems and is used to calculate expenses per FTE and revenues per FTE.