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Special Reports: Community College Data Resource

Study Abroad: Characteristics

2005/06

COMPARISON OF THE CHARACTERISTICS OF STUDY ABROAD STUDENTS: ASSOCIATE'S INSTITUTIONS AND ALL STUDY ABROAD INSTITUTIONS, 2005/06
     
Field of Study Associate's Institutions All Institutions
Undeclared 21.3% 3.4%
Business & Management 15.6% 17.7%
Humanities 12.7% 14.2%
Foreign Languages 10.5% 7.8%
Health Sciences 9.8% 3.8%
Fine or Applied Arts 7.6% 7.5%
Social Sciences 7.1% 21.7%
Education 4.9% 4.1%
Physical Sciences 4.8% 6.9%
Other 3.9% 7.2%
Engineering 0.9% 2.9%
Agriculture 0.5% 1.3%
Math or Computer Sciences 0.3% 1.5%
 
Sex
Female 65.8% 65.5%
Male 34.2% 34.5%
 
Race/Ethnicity
White/Caucasian 69.0% 83.0%
Hispanic/Latino(a) 13.1% 5.4%
Multiracial 9.1% 1.2%
African-American 5.0% 3.5%
Asian-American/Pacific Islander 3.4% 6.3%
Native American/Alaskan Native 0.5% 0.4%
 
TOTAL 6,321 223,534