4.4 Projected Student Enrollment
To assess projected student enrollment, this section describes projected changes in student population and the impact of those changes on facilities. Sources of information for this section include the Proposed Enrollment Plan for the university and the projection charts in the Future Academic Program discussed on page 4.6 to 4.8.
The following enrollment issues were considered when calculating headcount projections:
Based on the demographics of the local area, Georgia State expects its FTEs to grow 19.1 percent from 2004 to 2010, and 13.8 percent from 2010 to 2015. The university projects the following enrollment:
The university expects to continue increasing the number of courses offered through distributed learning, the virtual classroom in cyberspace and other electronic media. While primarily offsite, the real impact of distributed learning will be qualitative, and the university must adapt through the modification of existing space to better accommodate the needs of distributed learning.
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