ANALYSIS OF SELECTED VARIABLES
INSTITUTIONS GRANTING ASSOCIATE OF ARTS DEGREES
Category High Mean Median Low Reporting
1. Professional staff as percent of Total Staff 72.73 34.14 33.33 3.85 284
2. Support Staff as percent of Total Staff 83.33 42.50 43.01 0.00 286
3. Student Assistant Staff as percent of Total Staff 55.56 21.61 20.00 0.00 271
4. Ratio of Professional to Support Staff (excluding Student Assistant Staff) 3.00 0.88 0.75 0.12 272
5. Ratio of Items Loaned to Items Borrowed 10.97 1.56 0.98 0.00 268
6. Serial Expenditures as percent of Total Library Materials Expenditures 60.47 30.42 29.40 1.38 270
7. Total Library Material Expenditures as percent of Total Library Expenditures 72.01 24.02 22.98 0.88 264
8. Contract Binding as percent of Total Library Expenditures 1.88 0.21 0.09 0.00 225
9. Salary and Wages Expenditures as percent of Total Library Expenditures 94.41 67.53 68.61 3.64 263
10. Other Operating Expenditures as percent of Total Library Expenditures 32.19 9.30 7.39 0.14 215
11. Unit cost of monographs (per volume) 106.67 36.10 32.63 0.00 205
12. Unit cost of serials (per title) 271.26 82.63 71.05 1.00 266