Directory of Member Institutions

 Projected Graduates 2000-2015

Educational Attainment, People 25 and older
%State rank
High School: 92.0%5
Bachelor's degree: 27.7%26
Migration/Immigration Projections 2000-2010
#Rank
Net internal migrants: 9,31142
Net international migrants-14,01132
Rural/Urban Population
% in metropolitan area66.0%
% in nonmetropolitan area34.0%

 Tuition and Family Income

Average tuition (including fees)
Public 2-year: $4,064
Public 4-year: $6,138
Median Income
Family of 4: $90,307
Tuition as a % of family income
Public 2-year: 4.5%
Public 4-year: 6.8%

 State Racial/Ethnic Percentages

African American: 3.5%
Asian/Pacific: 6.8%
Hispanic: 6.6%
Native American: 14.1%
White: 62.5%
Other/Multiple: 6.4%
Total Minority: 31.1%

 Economics

Gross State Product (in billions)
Amount: $59.36
National Rank: 44
% change 2004-05:-0.5
Number of Businesses (1995-2000)
Number: 308
% Change: 1.5%

Member Institutions in Alaska


 Number of Colleges

Public: 5
Independent: 0
Tribal: 0

 Credit Enrollment

Fall 2001: 11,735
Fall 2004: 27,742
Full-year 2003/2004: 47,865
% of population served:

 Student Characteristics

Gender
Male: 41.1%
Female: 58.9%
Attendance Status
Full-time: 44.2%
Part-time: 55.8%
Race/ethnicity
African American: 2.8%
Asian/Pacific: 5.4%
Hispanic: 6.1%
Native American: 10.0%
White: 53.6%
Other: 22.0%
Total Minority:24.3%
AgePart-timeFull-time
17 and younger: 6.0%1.5%
18 to 21: 18.1%51.7%
22 to 29: 34.4%32.5%
30 to 39: 19.7%9.6%
40 and older: 21.8%4.7%

 Average Faculty Salary

Public 2-year: $77,600
Public 4-year: $101,360
Independent 2-year: $46,860
Independent 4-year: $61,644

 Full Time Employees

#% newly hired
Faculty: 1,2018.0%
Executive/management: 1912.1%
Other Professionals: 1,1324.2%
Other staff: 1,6437.8%

 Financial Aid

Pell Grants (in millions)
State total: $40.56
Community colleges: $0.47
% to community colleges: 1.2%
State Grant Aid
All sectors: $15.23

 Appropriation

All higher education (in thousands)
State: $3,650,274
Local: $10,031,393
Total: $13,681,667

 Highest Paying Occupations

Occupation
Median Salary
Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians$65,100
Commercial Pilots$64,400
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians$54,900
Radiation Therapists$54,100
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other$52,500

 Fastest Growing Occupations

Occupation
2002
2012
% Change
Veterinary technologists and technicians61091049.2%
Medical records and health information technicians2,2803,33046.1%
Occupational therapist assistants26037042.3%
Dental hygienists2,1703,01038.7%
Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors2,1002,90038.1%

 Fastest Declining Occupations

Occupation
2002
2012
% Change
Radio mechanics7050-28.6%
Travel agents560460-17.9%
Prepress technicians and workers830760-8.4%
Farm equipment mechanics810790-2.5%
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