Description of Data Element 10057





NAME:         Site Type                                                         



NUMBER:       10057                                                             



FILES/TABLES: SPA                                                               



INTENT:                                                                         
   Assessment of Space Needs                                                    
   Current Facilities Inventory Data                                            
   Educational Plant Surveys                                                    
   Site Planning                                                                



DEFINITION:                                                                     
   Code to designate the nature and use of the site. FAC 6C-8.009               



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CODING INSTRUCTIONS:                                                            
   This element is required only if site ownership                              
   is owned (10056 = 1, 2, 3, or 9).                                            



TABLE VALUES:                                                                   
   01             Main Campus                                                   
                  Main Campus is defined as the focal point of university       
                  educational and administrative activities.                    
   02             Branch Campus                                                 
                  Branch Campus is defined as an instructional and              
                  administrative unit of a university that offers               
                  students upper-division and graduate programs as well         
                  as a wide range of support services.  The North Miami         
                  Campus of Florida International University and the new        
                  College Campus of the University of South Florida shall       
                  be exceptions to this definition as these campuses            
                  offer lower division coursework.                              
                  Type I Branch Campus is defined as a major university         
                  operation which provides a broad range of instruction,        
                  numerous full and partial degree programs, research,          
                  and a full complement of student services in university       
                  administered facilities, which are mostly university          
                  owned or shared with a public community college.  For         
                  efficiency of operation and provision of an adequate          
                  range of programs, these campuses should obtain an            
                  enrollment level of 2,000 FTE.                                
                  Type II Branch Campus is a large university operation,        
                  providing a range of instructional programs, many of          
                  which lead to a degree at the branch campus, some             
                  research, and full support services in university             
                  controlled facilities.  Funded enrollment is between          
                  1,000 and 2,000 FTE.                                          
                  Type III Branch Campus provides instruction in high           
                  demand disciplines, as well as necessary support              
                  services.  Instructional and administrative functions         
                  are provided in facilities which may or may not be            
                  controlled by the university.  Distance learning              
                  techniques may be used to provide a significant portion       
                  of the instructional program.  Funded enrollment is           
                  between 300 and 1,000 FTE.                                    
   04             Instructional Center                                          
                  Center is defined as an instructional unit of a               
                  university or universities that offers a limited range        
                  of instructional programs or courses.  Funded                 
                  enrollment at a center will be fewer than 300 FTE.            
   07             Special Purpose Center                                        
                  Is defined as a unit of a university that provides            
                  certain special, clearly defined programs or services,        
                  such as research, cooperative extension, or public            
                  services apart from the main campus, branch campus, or        
                  instructional center.                                         
   09             Undeveloped                                                   
                  Undeveloped parcel of land                                    
   10             Other                                                         
                  (includes sites other than campuses or centers)               
                  Instructional site is defined as an instructional unit        
                  of a university that offers students a very limited           
                  range of instructional programs or courses, generally         
                  of special duration, in facilities not owned by the           
                  institution.                                                  
                  Special Purpose site is defined as a unit of a state          
                  university that provides services of an educational           
                  nature that are other than instruction, research or           
                  administration.                                               



REFERENCES:                                                                     
   FAC 6C-8.009                                                                 



DATABASE INFORMATION:                                                           
   PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: X(2)                                                   
   COLUMN NAME:          SITE_TYPE                                              
   SHORT NAME:           SITETYPE                                               



CREATE-CHANGE DATE:  04/25/07                                                   



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