Table 5

Changes in mean (standard deviation) private school (N=17) expenses and nominal and real percent change by expense category, 2004–05 to 2011–12

2004–052011–12
CategoryMean
(Std. Dev.)
Mean
(Std. Dev.)
Nominal
% Change
Real
% Change
Education$10,432,668
(7,493,793)
$14,313,826
(9,013,340)
37.20%15.78%
Basic sciences$1,857,606
(1,859,532)
$1,921,516
(1,372,530)
3.44%−12.71%
Clinical sciences$8,513,707
(6,786,383)
$12,392,311
(8,264,438)
45.56%22.83%
Research and training$3,225,283
(2,763,096)
$5,194,278
(4,084,671)
61.05%35.91%
Patient care$10,472,346
(7,362,934)
$14,532,801
(9,581,976)
38.77%17.11%
Administration$3,442,399
(2,233,848)
$5,544,372
(4,860,683)
61.06%35.92%
Library, computers, continuing ed.$1,448,891
(1,069,031)
$2,223,376
(1,391,060)
53.45%29.50%
Physical plant$2,357,198
(2,075,683)
$3,230,350
(2,698,035)
37.04%15.65%
University overhead$6,791,337
(16,100,083)
$6,380,405
(7,718,742)
−6.05%−20.72%
Other$2,842,151
(2,616,632)
$4,898,590
(4,563,756)
72.36%45.45%
Total expenses$49,635,876
(28,646,352)
$65,662,734
(38,299,477)
32.35%11.62%
  • Source: American Dental Association, Health Policy Center. Survey of dental education, volume 5: finances, years 2004–05 and 2011–12. Chicago: American Dental Association, 2006 and 2013.