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Degrees Offered

Associate's Degree:
Bachelor's Degree:
Master's Degree:
Professional Degree:
Doctoral Degree:

Faculty and Class Size

Student / Faculty Ratio: 2.8 to 1
% of Classes by Size
2-9 Students: 50%
10-19 Students: 21%
20-29 Students: 13%
30-39 Students: 6%
40-49 Students: 4%
50-99 Students: 4%
100 or More Students: 3%

Freshman Retention / Graduation Rates

% of Students that Returned
after Freshman Year:
% of Students who Graduated in:
4 Years: 81%
5 Years: 87%
6 Years: 88%

Special Study Options

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

Most Popular Degrees

Major Category

% of Bachelor's Degrees

1.  Physical sciences34%
2.  Engineering30%
3.  Biological and biomedical sciences14%
4.  Computer and information sciences and support services10%
5.  Mathematics and statistics9%
6.  Multi/interdisciplinary studies2%

Required Courses

Arts/Fine Arts
Computer Literacy
English (Including Composition)
Foreign Languages
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


Major Category/Major

Biological and biomedical sciences
Biochemistry/Biophysics and Molecular Biology  Yes Yes
Biology/Biological Sciences, General Yes  Yes

Computer and information sciences and support services
Computer and Information Sciences, General YesYes Yes

Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering YesYes Yes
Chemical Engineering YesYes Yes
Civil Engineering, General  Yes Yes
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering YesYes Yes
Engineering Mechanics    Yes
Engineering, General Yes   
Engineering, Other  Yes Yes
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering YesYes Yes
Materials Science YesYes Yes
Mechanical Engineering YesYes Yes

Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies Yes   

Major Category/Major

Mathematics and statistics
Applied Mathematics YesYes Yes
Mathematics, General YesYes Yes

Multi/interdisciplinary studies
Neuroscience YesYes Yes

Physical sciences
Astrophysics YesYes Yes
Chemistry, General YesYes Yes
Geochemistry YesYes Yes
Geology/Earth Science, General YesYes Yes
Geophysics and Seismology  Yes Yes
Physics, General YesYes Yes
Physics, Other YesYes Yes
Planetary Astronomy and Science  Yes Yes

Social sciences
Economics, General Yes   
Social Sciences, General  Yes 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.