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Faculty and Class Size

% of Classes by Size
2-9 Students: 22%
10-19 Students: 47%
20-29 Students: 13%
30-39 Students: 6%
40-49 Students: 6%
50-99 Students: 5%
100 or More Students: 2%

Freshman Retention / Graduation Rates

% of Students that Returned
after Freshman Year:
93%
% of Students who Graduated in:
4 Years: 86%
5 Years: 89%
6 Years: 90%

Special Study Options

Accelerated program
Cross-registration
Distance Learning
Double major
Dual enrollment
English as a Second Language (ESL)
Honors Program
Independent study
Internships
ROTC
  Army
  Navy
  Air Force
Student-designed major
Study Abroad
Teacher Certification
Weekend College



Most Popular Degrees

Major Category

% of Bachelor's Degrees

1.  Social sciences24%
2.  Area, ethnic, cultural, and gender studies11%
3.  Biological and biomedical sciences11%
4.  Multi/interdisciplinary studies11%
5.  Psychology8%
6.  History8%
7.  Visual and performing arts6%
8.  Health professions and related clinical sciences5%
9.  Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics4%
10.  English language and literature/letters4%

Required Courses

Arts/Fine Arts
Computer Literacy
English (Including Composition)
Foreign Languages
History
Humanities
Mathematics
Philosophy
Sciences (Biological or Physical)
Social Science

Student Services

Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
for Current Students

College Credit

Dual Credit
Credit for Life Experiences
Advanced Placement

Majors

Major Category/Major

Area, ethnic, cultural, and gender studies
African-American/Black Studies Yes   
American/United States Studies/Civilization Yes   
East Asian Studies Yes   
European Studies/Civilization Yes   
Latin American Studies Yes   
Near and Middle Eastern Studies YesYes  
Women's Studies Yes   

Biological and biomedical sciences
Biochemistry YesYes  
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other Yes   
Biology/Biological Sciences, General Yes   
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology  Yes  

Business, management, marketing, and related support services
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other  Yes  
Finance, General  Yes  
International Business/Trade/Commerce  Yes  
International Finance  Yes  
Investments and Securities  Yes  

Computer and information sciences and support services
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other  Yes  
Computer Science YesYes  

Education
Elementary Education and Teaching  Yes  
Foreign Language Teacher Education  Yes  

English language and literature/letters
Creative Writing Yes   
English Language and Literature, General YesYes  

Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics
Classics/Classical Languages, Lit & Linguistics, General Yes   
Comparative Literature Yes   
French Language and Literature Yes   
Hebrew Language and Literature Yes   
Linguistics Yes   
Russian Language and Literature Yes   
Spanish Language and Literature Yes   

Health professions and related clinical sciences
Genetic Counseling/Counselor  Yes  
Health/Health Care Administration/Management YesYes  

History
American History (United States)  Yes  
History, General Yes   
History, Other  Yes  

Major Category/Major

Mathematics and statistics
Mathematics, General YesYes  

Multi/interdisciplinary studies
Cultural Resource Management and Policy Analysis  Yes  
International/Global Studies Yes   
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other Yes   
Neuroscience YesYes  
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution  Yes  

Natural resources and conservation
Environmental Studies Yes   

Philosophy and religious studies
Philosophy Yes   

Physical sciences
Chemistry, General YesYes  
Physics, General YesYes  

Psychology
Psychology, General YesYes  

Public administration and social service professions
Community Organization and Advocacy  Yes  
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other  Yes  
Public Policy Analysis  Yes  

Social sciences
Anthropology YesYes  
Development Economics and International Development  Yes  
Economics, General Yes   
International Economics  Yes  
Political Science and Government, Other YesYes  
Sociology YesYes  

Visual and performing arts
Acting  Yes  
Art History, Criticism and Conservation Yes   
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General Yes   
Fine/Studio Arts, General Yes   
Music Theory and Composition  Yes  
Music, General YesYes  
Musicology and Ethnomusicology  Yes  
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology  Yes  

Source: National Center for Education Statistics, IPEDS database. Survey files used include Institutional Characteristics, Enrollments and Student Financial Aid; Survey years include 2007-2008, 2008-2009, and 2009-2010. The information on this page is believed to be accurate for the 2009 school year, though College Toolkit does not guarantee such accuracy.