Credit Hours

Registered credit hours provided as of Fall census day.
Information is based on IPEDS definitions, but may differ slightly from final reporting.

Student Status and Full-time Equivalency (FTE)
  Fall 2016 Fall 2017 Fall 2018
Full-time Students 13,315 12,758 11,262
Part-time Students 5,332 5,193 5,645
Total Credit Hours 18,647 17,951 16,907
FTE (Total Credit Hours/15) 1,243 1,197 1,127

Student Residency
  Fall 2016 Fall 2017 Fall 2018
In-State Students 17,808 17,192 15,945
Out-of-State Students 674 539 709
CForeign Students 165 220 253

Course Location*
  Fall 2016 Fall 2017 Fall 2018
West Plains 11,094 9,890 8,615
Mountain Grove 830 489 587
Online 4,446 5,129 4,452
Greater Ozarks Center for Advanced Technology (GOCAT) 0 24 48
South Central Career Center (SCCC) 24 15 12

Student Type*
  Fall 2016 Fall 2017 Fall 2018
High School Dual-Credit/Dual-Enrollment 2,327 3,250 3,350
First-Generation 10,487 8,745 7,884
First-Time, Full-Time 5,305 4,919 5,155
Missouri Sheriff's Training Academy 540 153 324
Liaoning Normal University (China Branch) Interns 66 66 34

*Groups are not mutually exclusive and may not add to total enrollment; includes credit students only.

Due to revision in definitions and reporting protocols, data prior to 2016 is only provided where consistent summaries are available.