United Tribes NewsStudent enrollment up at UTTC
7 October 2011
647 undergraduate students enrolled for fall semester, as of September 16
12% increase over last fall’s enrollment
One-third are new to United Tribes, arriving either as new freshmen or transfer students
For Fall Semester 2011, United Tribes continues the trend of healthy, sustainable growth underway for the last several years. This is the second time in recent history that UTTC has reached maximum use of campus lodging facilities. A housing taskforce examined on-campus facilities and re-configured several locations to house additional students. All campus lodging facilities are in use, both for single students and families. Some dorm rooms have been adapted for double occupancy to accommodate new arrivals.
At A Glance
88% are Native American; 12% non-native
The student body is about 65% female and 35% male
119 students are from Standing Rock, the tribal affiliation of the largest single grouping of UTTC students; The second is the Three Affiliated Tribes with 88.
About 10% of UTTC students are pursuing an online degree.
Practical Nursing and Small Business Management are the two vocations with the highest enrollments.
These figures are subject to slight variations and revision– Nathan S. Stratton, Associate VP Enrollment Management/Student Finance
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