Description of Data Element 01458





NAME:         FTIC Full-Time Indicator-Entering Term                            



NUMBER:       01458                                                             



FILES/TABLES: PSTU< RET   SDCF                                                  
COMPONENTS:   



INTENT:                                                                         
   SUS Retention Study                                                          
   Student Right-To-Know Reporting                                              



DEFINITION:                                                                     
   An indicator which establishes the FTIC student as either full or            
   part time for the entering term.  For students who enter in the              
   summer and continue into the fall term it reflects their status              
   during the fall term.                                                        



EDIT:                                                                           
   DIAGNOSTIC MESSAGE                                     ERROR LEVEL           
   MISSING OR INVALID                                     CRITICAL              
        PSTU <  SDCF                                                            
   FREQUENCY COUNTS WILL BE PERFORMED ON                  FREQUENCY             
        PSTU <  SDCF                                                            



CODING INSTRUCTIONS:                                                            
   The student should be coded either Full-Time or Part-Time as                 
   identified by the institution.                                               
   This element is required only if Type of Student at Time of Most             
   Recent Admission (01413) is equal to 'B', 'H', or 'E' and Date of            
   Most Recent Admission (01420) is '199805' or greater.  For                   
   students who enter in the summer and continue into the fall term             
   this should reflect the first fall term status.  For students                
   who enter in the spring it should reflect their status that term.            
   The information is not required for students who enter in the                
   summer term and do not continue into the fall term.                          



TABLE VALUES:                                                                   
   F              Full-Time                                                     
   P              Part-Time                                                     



DATABASE INFORMATION:                                                           
   PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: X                                                      
   COLUMN NAME:          FULL_PART_TIME_IND                                     
   SHORT NAME:           FULLPART                                               



CREATE-CHANGE DATE:  12/28/07                                                   



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