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2000 High School Transcript Study Tabulations Report Tables

Table 52-I.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 (General Labor Market Preparation)

CSSC codeCourse titleHigh school graduation year
2000 1998 1994 1990 1987 1982
ALL GENERAL LABOR MARKET PREPARATION COURSES
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 1,653,384 1,638,091 1,469,168 1,955,184 2,391,018 2,216,019
Percentage of graduates nationwide 55.82 57.23 61.15 70.99 77.23 78.39
010151 AGRICULTURAL MATHEMATICS
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 230 114 397 313 362 1,690
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.01 # 0.02 0.01 0.01 0.06
060511 BUSINESS ECONOMICS
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 34,343 36,786 16,409 14,282 12,841 8,809
Percentage of graduates nationwide 1.16 1.29 0.68 0.52 0.41 0.31
070171 BUSINESS MATHEMATICS 1
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 98,307 84,282 126,841 183,314 220,453 254,489
Percentage of graduates nationwide 3.32 2.94 5.28 6.66 7.12 9.00
070172 BUSINESS MATHEMATICS 2
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 3,929 1,553 1,949 4,489 7,788 6,868
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.13 0.05 0.08 0.16 0.25 0.24
070411 BUSINESS ENGLISH 1
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 45,630 65,755 75,761 91,242 110,286 115,438
Percentage of graduates nationwide 1.54 2.30 3.15 3.31 3.56 4.08
070412 BUSINESS ENGLISH 2
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 6,053 24,290 1,254 3,068 4,291 5,674
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.20 0.85 0.05 0.11 0.14 0.20
070711 TYPEWRITING 1
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 1,018,615 669,248 927,671 1,226,466 1,693,792 1,529,758
Percentage of graduates nationwide 34.39 23.38 38.61 44.53 54.71 54.12
070721 TYPEWRITING, PERSONAL
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 79,929 548,067 215,835 344,629 375,841 340,743
Percentage of graduates nationwide 2.70 19.15 8.98 12.51 12.14 12.05
080321 JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 8,711 2,473 19,714 37,399 16,329 7,544
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.29 0.09 0.82 1.36 0.53 0.27
170651 NURSE'S MATHEMATICS
Number of graduates earning credits > 0
Percentage of graduates nationwide
210100 INDUSTRIAL ARTS, OTHER
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 352 260 1,160 2,706 235 6,299
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.01 0.01 0.05 0.10 0.01 0.22
210101 INDUSTRIAL ARTS 7
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 1,051 48
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.04 #
210102 INDUSTRIAL ARTS 8
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 2,168 49 1,244
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.08 # 0.04
210103 INDUSTRIAL ARTS 1
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 131,006 36,164 110,077 162,345 280,967 301,033
Percentage of graduates nationwide 4.42 1.26 4.58 5.89 9.08 10.65
210104 INDUSTRIAL ARTS 2
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 13,157 4,465 19,709 18,370 38,893 43,186
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.44 0.16 0.82 0.67 1.26 1.53
210105 INDUSTRIAL ARTS 3
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 4,132 4,308 6,097 3,092 10,087 13,262
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.14 0.15 0.25 0.11 0.33 0.47
210106 INDUSTRIAL ARTS 4
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 1,405 6,268 1,315 1,385 7,238 10,038
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.05 0.22 0.05 0.05 0.23 0.36
210107 INDUSTRY AND TECHNOLOGY
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 38,573 41,167 29,533 19,901 3,517 5,999
Percentage of graduates nationwide 1.30 1.44 1.23 0.72 0.11 0.21
210108 INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 30,243 39,900 33,061 13,021 12,173 13,148
Percentage of graduates nationwide 1.02 1.39 1.38 0.47 0.39 0.47
210109 INDUSTRIAL OCCUPATIONS 1
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 12,837 7,769 7,832 19,876 29,188 33,447
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.43 0.27 0.33 0.72 0.94 1.18
210119 ELECTRICITY AND ELECTRONICS, INTRODUCTION
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 19,090 15,886 23,581 32,332 21,533 12,020
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.64 0.56 0.98 1.17 0.70 0.43
230156 VOCATIONAL ENGLISH
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 40,404 56,452 21,153 25,329 17,167
Percentage of graduates nationwide 1.36 1.97 0.88 0.92 0.55
320102 CAREER PREPARATION
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 279,956 192,881 98,361 167,882 158,735 114,536
Percentage of graduates nationwide 9.45 6.74 4.09 6.10 5.13 4.05
320103 CAREER EXPLORATION
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 209,607 179,678 127,507 163,567 150,288 162,976
Percentage of graduates nationwide 7.08 6.28 5.31 5.94 4.85 5.77
320104 WORK EXPERIENCE
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 130,337 118,657 44,465 97,386 87,690 152,112
Percentage of graduates nationwide 4.40 4.15 1.85 3.54 2.83 5.38
320105 WORK EXPERIENCE, ADVANCED
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 22,404 22,063 4,647 8,403 23,899 32,001
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.76 0.77 0.19 0.31 0.77 1.13
510101 EXECUTIVE INTERNSHIP
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 11,440 11,416 3,272 3,666 36,369
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.39 0.40 0.14 0.13 1.29
510102 EXECUTIVE INTERNSHIP 2
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 1,555 1,252 1,070 164 6,168 1,269
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.05 0.04 0.04 0.01 0.20 0.04
510103 INTERNATIONAL CAREERS INTERNSHIP
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 670 161
Percentage of graduates nationwide 0.02 0.01
5XXXXX ALL SPECIAL EDUCATION GENERAL LABOR MARKET PREPARATION COURSES
Number of graduates earning credits > 0 65,293 34,935 33,878 32,289 22,083
Percentage of graduates nationwide 2.20 1.22 1.41 1.17 0.71

— 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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