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Student Credit Hours1 for All Classes by Instructor Position and Type of Instruction - West Lafayette Campus
(for Fall 2006-07)
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Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty
Non-Tenured Faculty
Graduate Lecturer
Graduate Teaching Assistant
All Other Instructors
Total
Percent of Credit Hours

ORGANIZED CLASS INSTRUCTION
  Non-laboratory Class Instruction:
    Lecture
232,377
94,532
5,589
74,149
14,068
420,715
    Recitation
1,702
843
0
24,921
2,529
29,996
      Total Non-laboratory Credit Hours
234,079
95,375
5,589
99,070
16,597
450,711
86.9%
      Percent of Total Non-laboratory Credit Hours
51.9%
21.2%
1.2%
22.0%
3.7%
100.0%

  Laboratory Class Instruction:
    Laboratory
11,765
5,557
107
21,923
7,641
46,994
    Laboratory Preparatory
1,153
15
0
115
60
1,342
    Clinics
1,051
1,698
0
0
3,625
6,374
      Total Laboratory Credit Hours
13,969
7,270
107
22,038
11,326
54,710
10.5%
      Percent of Total Laboratory Credit Hours
25.5%
13.3%
0.2%
40.3%
20.7%
100.0%

ALL ORGANIZED CLASS INSTRUCTION CREDIT HOURS
248,048
102,645
5,696
121,108
27,923
505,421
97.4%
    Percent of Total Non-Laboratory Credit Hours
49.1%
20.3%
1.1%
24.0%
5.5%
100.0%

INDEPENDENT STUDY INSTRUCTION
    Distance Education 2,838 255 0 138 653 3,884  
    Individual Study 4,300 497 2 220 360 5,379
    Experiential Learning 1,343 1,916 0 245 355 3,860
    Thesis Research 698s/699s 128 5 0 0 0 132

ALL INDEPENDENT STUDY CLASSES 8,609 2,673 2 603 1,368 13,255
2.6%
    Percent of Independent Study Total 64.9% 20.2% 0.0% 4.5% 10.3% 100.0%  

ALL STUDENT CREDIT HOURS 256,657 105,318 5,698 121,711 29,291 518,675 100.0%
    Percent of Total 49.5% 20.3% 1.1% 23.5% 5.6% 100.0%  

1Teaching Activity Student Credit Hours include only those credits earned in instructional types carrying regular credit.  Equivalent credits, 698/699 thesis credits, and continuing education units are excluded.

Source: Space Management and Academic Scheduling

 


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