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Summary of Fall Student Enrollment Trends 2006 - 2010
  Fall
  2006* 2007* 2008* 2009 2010
Student Headcount (based on student majors)
First Professional 762 799 681 696 731
Total 762 799 681 696 731
Student Credit Hours (SCH) Taught (based on course regardless of student levels)**
First Professional 9,739 10,419 9,081 9,465 9,946
Total 9,739 10,419 9,081 9,465 9,946
Full-Time Equivalent (FTE) Student Taught (based on course enrollment)**
First Professional 655.67 700.62 610.68 630.98 661.89
Total Course FTES 655.67 700.62 610.68 630.98 661.89
*   Includes RAK
** Source: Enrollment Planning

Note: The college mappings for student programs and course subjects are based on the most recent structure.

Terms & Definition:
Full-Time Equivalent (FTE) Student:
A a statistic derived from the student-credit hours productivity of the unit. In non-summer terms, the number of FTE students is obtained by dividing the total number of undergraduate, first professional (law), and graduate credit hours per term by 15, 15, and 12 respectively. The number of FTE students in summer, and annualized regular session (fall and spring semesters) is obtained by dividing the total number of undergradaute, first professional, and graduate credit hours per session by 30, 30, and 24 respectively. this defintion should be distinguised from the definition of a full-time student.