ANALYSIS OF SELECTED VARIABLES
INSTITUTIONS GRANTING MASTER OF ARTS OR PROFESSIONAL DEGREES
Category High Mean Median Low Reporting
1. Professional staff as percent of Total Staff 62.96 31.91 31.25 8.33 327
2. Support Staff as percent of Total Staff 71.43 37.77 37.99 0.00 333
3. Student Assistant Staff as percent of Total Staff 63.16 29.04 29.22 0.00 317
4. Ratio of Professional to Support Staff (excluding student Assistant Staff) 3.00 0.92 0.80 0.13 326
5. Ratio of Items Loaned to Items Borrowed 53.30 1.75 1.09 0.00 315
6. Serial Expenditures as percent of Total Library Materials Expenditures 81.64 48.56 49.18 1.79 311
7. Total Library Material Expenditures as percent of Total Library Expenditures 54.64 34.17 35.22 11.31 152
8. Contract Binding as percent of Total Library Expenditures 2.05 0.76 0.78 0.00 167
9. Salary and Wages Expenditures as percent of Total Library Expenditures 74.53 53.74 54.54 27.15 146
10. Other Operating Expenditures as percent of Total Library Expenditures 26.33 8.81 8.15 0.00 150
11. Unit cost of monographs (per volume) 91.62 39.50 38.52 0.00 260
12. Unit cost of serials (per title) 489.43 153.82 145.22 0.36 287