Student FTEs (Full Time Equivalents) represent instructional activity. Student FTEs is calculated using the total units enrolled and academic program. For graduate students, Student FTEs is calculated as total units enrolled divided by 12. For all others, Student FTEs is calculated as total units enrolled divided by 15.
On the Academic Planning Database (APDB) dashboard, Student FTEs are also sometimes referred to as course FTES. The Student FTEs reported on the APDB dashboard include state-supported sessions only. The Courses dashboard provides course FTES, which include state-supported and self-supported sessions.
|Where Term Appears|
|Academic and Centralized Scheduling|
|Source System:||CMS - SA|
|Source Table Name:||Calculated|
|Source Field Name:||N/A|
|Logical Transformation / Calculation|
|Student FTE is the segment credit units multiplied by enrollment divided by 12 for graduate students and 15 for all others.|
|OBIEE Folder and Column|
|Folder Heading:||"CSU APDB Metrics"|
|Column Heading:||"Student FTEs"|