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Student Credit Hours1 for All Classes by Instructor Position and Type of Instruction - West Lafayette Campus
(for Fall 2007-08)
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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
232,449
98,984
5,655
70,034
12,075
419,198
    Recitation
2,127
576
89
24,747
2,931
30,471
      Total Non-laboratory Credit Hours
234,576
99,560
5,744
94,781
15,006
449,669
86.7%
      Percent of Total Non-laboratory Credit Hours
52.2%
22.1%
1.3%
21.1%
3.3%
100.0%

  Laboratory Class Instruction:
    Laboratory
12,432
4,831
120
22,253
7,610
47,245
    Laboratory Preparatory
1,161
5
0
138
31
1,335
    Clinics
1,348
1,870
0
103
3,638
6,958
      Total Laboratory Credit Hours
14,941
6,706
120
22,494
11,279
55,538
10.7%
      Percent of Total Laboratory Credit Hours
26.9%
12.1%
0.2%
40.5%
20.3%
100.0%

ALL ORGANIZED CLASS INSTRUCTION CREDIT HOURS
249,517
106,266
5,864
117,275
26,285
505,207
97.4%
    Percent of Total Non-Laboratory Credit Hours
49.4%
21.0%
1.2%
23.2%
5.2%
100.0%

INDEPENDENT STUDY INSTRUCTION
    Distance Education 2,577 500 0 133 1,004 4,213  
    Individual Study 3,953 450 0 219 578 5,200
    Experiential Learning 1,544 1,723 0 562 331 4,160
    Thesis Research 698s/699s 78 5 0 0 0 83

ALL INDEPENDENT STUDY CLASSES 8,152 2,678 0 914 1,913 13,656
2.6%
    Percent of Independent Study Total 59.7% 19.6% 0.0% 6.7% 14.0% 100.0%  

ALL STUDENT CREDIT HOURS 257,669 108,944 5,864 118,189 28,198 518,864 100.0%
    Percent of Total 49.7% 21.0% 1.1% 22.8% 5.4% 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: Office of the Registrar

 


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