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2000 High School Transcript Study Tabulations Report Tables

Table 52-G.Number and percentage of high school graduates earning course credits in all secondary subjects, by Classification of Secondary School Courses (CSSC) code: Selected years 1982–2000 (Computer-Related Studies)

CSSC codeCourse titleHigh school graduation year
2000 1998 1994 1990 1987 1982
ALL COMPUTER-RELATED STUDIES COURSES
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 1,972,840 1,881,470 1,477,586 1,537,749 1,564,837 423,121
Percentage of graduates nationwide 66.61 65.74 61.50 55.83 50.54 14.97
010161 AGRICULTURAL MICROPROCESSING
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 491 382 159
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.02 0.01 0.01
061200 MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS, OTHER
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 834 529
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.03 0.02
070300 BUSINESS DATA PROCESSING AND RELATED PROGRAMS, OTHER
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 2,304 561 148 162
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.08 0.02 # 0.01
070311 COMPUTERS IN BUSINESS
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 89,362 86,859 218,099 99,856 126,686 5,559
Percentage of graduates nationwide 3.02 3.03 9.08 3.63 4.09 0.20
070321 BUSINESS DATA PROCESSING 1
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 89,098 52,683 75,207 126,473 108,839 3,085
Percentage of graduates nationwide 3.01 1.84 3.13 4.59 3.52 0.11
070322 BUSINESS DATA PROCESSING 2
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 20,513 4,476 9,870 7,039 10,928 123
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.69 0.16 0.41 0.26 0.35 #
070331 BUSINESS COMPUTER PROGRAMMING 1
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 304,987 205,050 223,204 142,537 49,154 492
Percentage of graduates nationwide 10.30 7.16 9.29 5.18 1.59 0.02
070332 BUSINESS COMPUTER PROGRAMMING 2
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 33,599 44,915 6,221 6,654 15,321 693
Percentage of graduates nationwide 1.13 1.57 0.26 0.24 0.49 0.02
070341 KEY PUNCH OPERATOR
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 320 4,858
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.01 0.17
070351 DATA ENTRY OPERATOR 1
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 1,542 186 1,043 2,585 5,023 1,965
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.05 0.01 0.04 0.09 0.16 0.07
070352 DATA ENTRY OPERATOR 2
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 496 84
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.02 #
070361 KEYBOARDING
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 181,934 285,561 278,463 174,083 104,960 3,249
Percentage of graduates nationwide 6.14 9.98 11.59 6.32 3.39 0.11
070371 PERIPHERAL COMPUTER OPERATOR
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 183
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.01
070641 WORD PROCESSING 1
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 357,569 434,708 252,456 189,665 121,542 8,694
Percentage of graduates nationwide 12.07 15.19 10.51 6.89 3.93 0.31
070642 WORD PROCESSING 2
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 23,592 47,256 30,840 26,521 11,506 751
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.80 1.65 1.28 0.96 0.37 0.03
070643 WORD PROCESSING 3
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 9,938 3,973 5,702 4,153
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.34 0.14 0.24 0.15
110100 COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES, OTHER GENERAL
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 698 312 206 307 4,640
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.02 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.16
110111 COMPUTER APPRECIATION
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 448,282 412,782 342,826 473,684 476,420 45,821
Percentage of graduates nationwide 15.14 14.42 14.27 17.20 15.39 1.62
110112 INTRODUCTION TO INTERNET AND THE WORLD WIDE WEB
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 58,596
Percentage of graduates nationwide 1.98
110121 COMPUTER MATHEMATICS 1
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 9,618 35,069 41,634 71,147 114,804 78,835
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.32 1.23 1.73 2.58 3.71 2.79
110122 COMPUTER MATHEMATICS 2
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 2,417 2,950 5,116 5,219 12,583 5,191
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.08 0.10 0.21 0.19 0.41 0.18
110131 COMPUTER APPLICATIONS
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 471,226 351,682 208,155 149,169 32,741 6,855
Percentage of graduates nationwide 15.91 12.29 8.66 5.42 1.06 0.24
110132 COMPUTER APPLICATIONS, INDEPENDENT STUDY
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 104,059 79,190 21,111 13,177 8,225 2,290
Percentage of graduates nationwide 3.51 2.77 0.88 0.48 0.27 0.08
110141 COMPUTER SCIENCES 3
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 6,523 2,300 23,450 18,060 24,068 8,833
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.22 0.08 0.98 0.66 0.78 0.31
110142 IB COMPUTER SCIENCE
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 739 308
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.02 0.01
110143 AP COMPUTER SCIENCE A
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 38,944 20,991
Percentage of graduates nationwide 1.31 0.73
110144 AP COMPUTER SCIENCE AB
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 3,232 364
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.11 0.01
110151 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 935 57 170
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.03 # 0.01
110152 MULTIMEDIA COMPUTER APPLICATIONS
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 74,795 49,974
Percentage of graduates nationwide 2.53 1.75
110161 DESKTOP COMPUTER APPLICATION SUITES
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 91,937 112,932
Percentage of graduates nationwide 3.10 3.95
110200 COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, OTHER
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 392 379 314 2,738
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.10
110211 COMPUTER PROGRAMMING 1
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 100,390 60,105 59,002 207,298 373,380 111,351
Percentage of graduates nationwide 3.39 2.10 2.46 7.53 12.06 3.94
110212 COMPUTER PROGRAMMING 2
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 17,426 16,001 13,106 19,456 62,353 10,520
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.59 0.56 0.55 0.71 2.01 0.37
110213 COMPUTER PROGRAMMING 3
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 4,236 7,406 815 4,065 1,447
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.14 0.26 0.03 0.15 0.05
110221 FORTRAN, INTRODUCTION
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 114 619 1,222 11,300 6,458 6,297
Percentage of graduates nationwide # 0.02 0.05 0.41 0.21 0.22
110231 PASCAL, INTRODUCTION
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 15,835 16,483 31,092 34,788 51,344 1,029
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.53 0.58 1.29 1.26 1.66 0.04
110232 ADVANCED PASCAL
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 5,295 2,139 3,842 5,616 2,637
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.18 0.07 0.16 0.20 0.09
110241 BASIC, INTRODUCTION
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 27,110 39,338 76,624 218,339 256,785 23,846
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.92 1.37 3.19 7.93 8.29 0.84
110242 ADVANCED BASIC
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 606 1,982 7,302 19,817 25,194
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.02 0.07 0.30 0.72 0.81
110251 COBOL, INTRODUCTION
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 77 1,115 3,386 6,260 5,515 2,630
Percentage of graduates nationwide # 0.04 0.14 0.23 0.18 0.09
110252 ADVANCED COBOL
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 460 71 110 137 170
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.02 # # # 0.01
110261 LOGO, INTRODUCTION
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 800 278 2,795 641
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.03 0.01 0.10 0.02
110271 RPG PROGRAMMING, INTRODUCTION
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 1,164 2,910 2,832
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.04 0.11 0.09
110272 C PROGRAMMING
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 3,210 926
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.11 0.03
110273 C++ PROGRAMMING
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 20,550 7,465
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.69 0.26
110300 DATA PROCESSING, OTHER
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 277 87
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.01 #
110311 DATA PROCESSING, INTRODUCTION
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 18,391 20,121 13,919 24,766 82,407 100,569
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.62 0.70 0.58 0.90 2.66 3.56
110312 DATA PROCESSING, INTERMEDIATE
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 975 2,039 416 6,117 11,110 8,676
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.03 0.07 0.02 0.22 0.36 0.31
110313 DATA PROCESSING, ADVANCED
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 2,467 2,641 710 235 3,154 2,497
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.08 0.09 0.03 0.01 0.10 0.09
110321 COMPUTER PROGRAMMING - COOPERATIVE EDUCATION
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 2,121 160 491 157
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.07 0.01 0.02 0.01
110400 INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SYSTEMS, OTHER
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 216 84
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.01 #
110500 SYSTEMS ANALYSIS, OTHER
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 1,470 513
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.05 0.02
110601 HTML
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 1,954 11,598
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.07 0.41
110602 JAVA, JAVA SCRIPT
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 1,870
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.06
110603 WEB SITE DESIGN, DEVELOPMENT
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 24,652 29,763
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.83 1.04
110604 NETWORK ADMINISTRATION/MANAGEMENT
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 36,206 25,796
Percentage of graduates nationwide 1.22 0.90
119900 COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES, OTHER
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 1,981 95 155 1,873
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.07 # 0.01 0.07
150431 COMPUTER-ASSISTED DESIGN/DRAFTING (CAD)
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 89,740 84,506 35,317 21,311 5,809
Percentage of graduates nationwide 3.03 2.95 1.47 0.77 0.19
210127 INTRODUCTION TO TECHNOLOGY
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 156,237 172,392 65,041
Percentage of graduates nationwide 5.28 6.02 2.71
480222 GRAPHIC ARTS 2
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 11,361 25,836 17,865 13,774 32,915 28,055
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.38 0.90 0.74 0.50 1.06 0.99
480223 GRAPHIC ARTS 3
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 2,404 10,190 2,728 5,178 9,819 8,004
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.08 0.36 0.11 0.19 0.32 0.28
480224 GRAPHIC ARTS 4
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 1,218 1,956 532 220 1,359 4,729
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.04 0.07 0.02 0.01 0.04 0.17
500811 COMPUTER GRAPHICS DESIGN
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 75,167 65,905 22,090 15,605 3,915
Percentage of graduates nationwide 2.54 2.30 0.92 0.57 0.13

— Data not available.

# Rounds to zero.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, High School Transcript Study (HSTS), Selected years 1987–2000; High School and Beyond (HS&B), 1982.


Last updated 2 December 2005 (HM)

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