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Table SP61. Standard errors for the percentage distribution of teaching faculty in 4-year and 2-year institutions, by faculty rank and tenure status, control and level of institution, curriculum area, and career teaching field: 2003–04
Control and level of institution, curriculum area, and career teaching field Rank Tenure status
Professor Associate Assistant Instructor Lecturer No Rank Other Tenured/ On track Not on tenure track No tenure available
                     
All teaching faculty 0.36 0.25 0.29 0.51 0.24 0.14 0.40 0.45 0.43 0.48
                     
Control and level of institution
Public 4-year 0.53 0.40 0.44 0.60 0.51 0.08 0.54 0.46 0.46 0.16
Private not-for-profit 4-year 0.57 0.60 0.56 0.59 0.48 0.32 0.85 0.81 0.90 1.05
Public 2-year 0.80 0.42 0.43 1.48 0.28 0.41 0.99 0.87 0.71 1.01
Private not-for-profit 2-year 3.53 3.46 3.78 7.84 0.09 5.01 5.80 6.49 7.21 6.01
                     
Faculty in career teaching fields 0.46 0.37 0.41 0.70 0.32 0.20 0.51 0.64 0.69 0.68
Public 4-year 0.70 0.61 0.52 0.78 0.70 0.11 0.69 0.74 0.71 0.22
Private not-for-profit 4-year 0.86 0.69 0.85 0.89 0.65 0.39 1.00 1.13 1.46 1.58
Public 2-year 0.87 0.46 0.57 1.67 0.29 0.46 1.22 1.04 1.17 1.24
Private not-for-profit 2-year 2.22 2.87 3.35 7.69 3.23 6.78 5.77 3.80 4.88
Faculty in academic teaching fields 0.50 0.36 0.43 0.62 0.29 0.30 0.53 0.66 0.51 0.55
Public 4-year 0.76 0.55 0.69 0.78 0.58 0.12 0.87 0.83 0.80 0.20
Private not-for-profit 4-year 0.83 0.89 0.71 0.83 0.60 0.69 0.97 1.17 1.05 1.28
Public 2-year 0.94 0.61 0.50 1.58 0.41 0.64 1.36 1.09 0.99 1.29
Private not-for-profit 2-year
Faculty in unknown teaching fields 5.05 2.17 3.25 6.85 0.57 4.49 6.72 6.01 6.67 3.14
Public 4-year
Private not-for-profit 4-year
Public 2-year 7.37 0.59 0.43 11.24 4.72 9.80 6.55 9.09 5.55
Private not-for-profit 2-year
                     
Career teaching field
Agriculture and natural resources 3.82 2.85 2.82 3.73 1.87 2.96 4.96 4.45 2.96
Business and marketing 1.10 0.78 1.00 1.22 0.78 0.50 1.60 1.87 1.90 1.74
Communications and design 1.63 1.46 1.60 2.47 1.16 0.89 2.42 2.57 2.68 1.34
Computer and information sciences 1.17 1.21 1.05 2.03 1.01 0.63 2.08 1.91 2.04 1.43
Consumer services 1.64 1.13 1.49 2.34 1.20 0.87 2.20 1.96 2.49 1.61
Education 0.89 0.57 0.90 1.67 0.71 0.60 1.07 1.32 1.56 0.96
Engineering, architectural, and science technologies 1.67 1.60 1.26 1.73 0.81 0.42 1.59 2.27 2.38 1.09
Health sciences 0.75 0.87 1.18 1.26 0.47 0.35 0.95 1.24 1.53 1.30
Manufacturing, construction, repair, and transportation 2.29 2.89 1.19 4.35 1.17 0.35 3.23 3.48 3.90 3.15
Protective services 1.50 1.08 1.36 4.63 0.43 0.91 4.11 3.12 3.51 3.95
Public, legal, and social services 1.68 1.48 1.02 1.64 1.13 0.67 2.27 2.18 2.26 1.21
Not applicable.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, 2003–04 National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS:04) Data Analysis System (DAS).


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