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Enrollment at Bossier Parish Community College (La.) rose from 5,430 students in fall 2009 to 6,473 in 2010, an increase of 19 percent. That ranks BPCC as the fastest-growing community college in the country among institutions with enrollments of between 5,000 and 9,999. In the Nov. 28 issue of Community College Week, the college was incorrectly omitted from a table reporting the nation's fastest-growing community colleges. Here is the corrected table:
TOP 50 Fastest-Growing
Public Two-Year Colleges Fall 2009 to Fall 2010

Enrollments 5,000-9,999
Ranked by percent change in headcount

 Fall Fall
 2009 2010
Rank/Institution State Enroll. Enroll.

 1 Bossier Parish Community College La. 5450 6473
 2 Gulf Coast Community College Fla. 6178 7207
 3 Illinois Eastern Community Ill. 4810 5584
 Colleges-Wabash Valley College
 4 Jefferson State Community College Ala. 8433 9688
 5 Metropolitan Community Mo. 4694 5385
 College-Maple Woods
 6 Elizabethtown Community and Ky. 6913 7887
 Technical College
 7 Nashville State Community College Tenn. 8641 9853
 8 Central Georgia Technical College Ga. 6948 7903
 9 Saint Johns River State College Fla. 5826 6613
10 Iowa Western Community College Iowa 6000 6799
11 Three Rivers Community Conn. 4561 5161
 College-Norwich
12 Everett Community College Wash. 8053 9110
13 Taft College Calif. 7003 7920
14 Somerset Community College Ky. 8195 9247
15 Estrella Mountain Community College Ariz. 7202 8122
16 Pitt Community College N.C. 7512 8468
17 Ivy Tech Community College-East Ind. 8159 9173
 Central
18 North Idaho College Idaho 5659 6347
19 Gordon College-Barnesville Ga. 4468 5009
20 Southern Maine Community College Maine 6261 7010
21 Northcentral Technical College Wis. 4574 5120
22 Georgia Northwestern Technical Ga. 5986 6697
 College
23 Florence-Darlington Technical S.C. 5242 5855
 College
24 Owensboro Community and Technical Ky. 6324 7055
 College
25 Athens Technical College Ga. 5159 5741
26 Paris Junior College Texas 5580 6197
27 Rockland Community College N.Y. 7283 8077
28 Roane State Community College Tenn. 6171 6839
29 West Georgia Technical College Ga. 7313 8092
30 Walla Walla Community College Wash. 4916 5438
31 Alvin Community College Texas 5240 5794
32 Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom Wash. 7672 8482
33 Housatonic Community College Conn. 5609 6197
34 Eastern Iowa Community College Iowa 8480 9365
 District
35 Trinity Valley Community College Texas 7012 7743
36 Western Iowa Tech Community College Iowa 5829 6421
37 New Mexico State University-Dona Ana N.M. 9021 9923
38 Moberly Area Community College Mo. 4952 5446
39 Rogue Community College Ore. 5335 5846
40 Passaic County Community College N.J. 8724 9548
41 Central Oregon Community College Ore. 6261 6846
42 Angelina College Texas 5421 5927
43 Olympic College Wash. 7111 7766
44 Howard Community College Md. 8778 9568
45 Mohawk Valley Community N.Y. 6568 7151
 College-Utica Branch
46 Grayson County College Texas 4856 5284
47 East Mississippi Community College Miss. 4993 5433
48 Ivy Tech Community College-South Ind. 4609 5014
 Central
49 Northeast State Community College Tenn. 6231 6775
50 Volunteer State Community College Tenn. 8273 8989

 Percent
Rank/Institution Change Change

 1 Bossier Parish Community College 1023 19%
 2 Gulf Coast Community College 1029 17%
 3 Illinois Eastern Community 774 16%
 Colleges-Wabash Valley College
 4 Jefferson State Community College 1255 15%
 5 Metropolitan Community 691 15%
 College-Maple Woods
 6 Elizabethtown Community and 974 14%
 Technical College
 7 Nashville State Community College 1212 14%
 8 Central Georgia Technical College 955 14%
 9 Saint Johns River State College 787 14%
10 Iowa Western Community College 799 13%
11 Three Rivers Community 600 13%
 College-Norwich
12 Everett Community College 1057 13%
13 Taft College 917 13%
14 Somerset Community College 1052 13%
15 Estrella Mountain Community College 920 13%
16 Pitt Community College 956 13%
17 Ivy Tech Community College-East 1014 12%
 Central
18 North Idaho College 688 12%
19 Gordon College-Barnesville 541 12%
20 Southern Maine Community College 749 12%
21 Northcentral Technical College 546 12%
22 Georgia Northwestern Technical 711 12%
 College
23 Florence-Darlington Technical 613 12%
 College
24 Owensboro Community and Technical 731 12%
 College
25 Athens Technical College 582 11%
26 Paris Junior College 617 11%
27 Rockland Community College 794 11%
28 Roane State Community College 668 11%
29 West Georgia Technical College 779 11%
30 Walla Walla Community College 522 11%
31 Alvin Community College 554 11%
32 Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom 810 11%
33 Housatonic Community College 588 10%
34 Eastern Iowa Community College 885 10%
 District
35 Trinity Valley Community College 731 10%
36 Western Iowa Tech Community College 592 10%
37 New Mexico State University-Dona Ana 902 10%
38 Moberly Area Community College 494 10%
39 Rogue Community College 511 10%
40 Passaic County Community College 824 9%
41 Central Oregon Community College 585 9%
42 Angelina College 506 9%
43 Olympic College 655 9%
44 Howard Community College 790 9%
45 Mohawk Valley Community 583 9%
 College-Utica Branch
46 Grayson County College 428 9%
47 East Mississippi Community College 440 9%
48 Ivy Tech Community College-South 405 9%
 Central
49 Northeast State Community College 544 9%
50 Volunteer State Community College 716 9%

SOURCE: COMMUNITY COLLEGE WEEK ANALYSIS OF U.S. DEPARTMENT OF
EDUCATION DATA (IPEDS)
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