Directory of Member Institutions

 Projected Graduates 2000-2015

Educational Attainment, People 25 and older
%State rank
High School: 91.4%1
Bachelor's degree: 27.2%21
Migration/Immigration Projections 2000-2010
#Rank
Net internal migrants: -34,69036
Net international migrants10,26241
Rural/Urban Population
% in metropolitan area66.1%
% in nonmetropolitan area33.9%

 Tuition and Family Income

Average tuition (including fees)
Public 2-year: $1,945
Public 4-year: $3,782
Median Income
Family of 4: $76,369
Tuition as a % of family income
Public 2-year: 2.5%
Public 4-year: 5.0%

 State Racial/Ethnic Percentages

African American: 3.3%
Asian/Pacific: 4.9%
Hispanic: 4.8%
Native American: 12.6%
White: 67.1%
Other/Multiple: 7.3%
Total Minority: 32.9%

 Economics

Gross State Product (in billions)
Amount: $39.87
National Rank: 48
% change 2004-05:0.6
Number of Businesses (1995-2000)
Number: 954
% Change: 5.2%

Member Institutions in Alaska


 Number of Colleges

Public: 5
Independent: 0
Tribal: 0

 Credit Enrollment

Fall 2001: 11,776
Fall 2004: 11,735
Full-year 2003/2004: 23,173
% of population served: 4.9%

 Student Characteristics

Gender
Male: 39.6%
Female: 60.4%
Attendance Status
Full-time: 39.2%
Part-time: 60.8%
Race/ethnicity
African American: 3.1%
Asian/Pacific: 4.2%
Hispanic: 3.2%
Native American: 13.3%
White: 68.0%
Other: 8.3%
Total Minority:23.7%
AgePart-timeFull-time
17 and younger: 7.9%1.5%
18 to 21: 14.7%54.3%
22 to 29: 24.5%29.6%
30 to 39: 20.5%8.5%
40 and older: 32.4%6.2%

 Average Faculty Salary

Public 2-year: $60,494
Public 4-year: $58,114
Independent 2-year:
Independent 4-year: $46,346

 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: $10.60
Community colleges: $8.84
% to community colleges: 83.3%
State Grant Aid
All sectors:

 Appropriation

All higher education (in thousands)
State: $235,022
Local: $703
Total: $235,725

 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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