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Faculty and Class Size

Student / Faculty Ratio: 9.7 to 1
% of Classes by Size
2-9 Students: 20%
10-19 Students: 40%
20-29 Students: 13%
30-39 Students: 10%
40-49 Students: 7%
50-99 Students: 7%
100 or More Students: 4%

Freshman Retention / Graduation Rates

% of Students that Returned
after Freshman Year:
92%
% of Students who Graduated in:
4 Years: 58%
5 Years: 78%
6 Years: 80%

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.  Engineering24%
2.  Social sciences12%
3.  Biological and biomedical sciences11%
4.  Health professions and related clinical sciences10%
5.  Psychology8%
6.  Business, management, marketing, and related support services8%
7.  Physical sciences6%
8.  Computer and information sciences and support services4%
9.  Visual and performing arts4%
10.  Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics2%

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
French Studies Yes   
Japanese Studies Yes   

Biological and biomedical sciences
Anatomy  Yes Yes
Biochemistry YesYes Yes
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other  Yes Yes
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other  Yes  
Biology/Biological Sciences, General YesYes  
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology  Yes  
Epidemiology  Yes Yes
Genetics, General  Yes Yes
Pathology/Experimental Pathology  Yes Yes
Pharmacology  Yes Yes
Physiology, General  Yes  
Physiology, Pathology, and Related Sciences, Other    Yes
Virology    Yes

Business, management, marketing, and related support services
Accounting YesYes  
Banking and Financial Support Services  Yes  
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other  Yes Yes
Business/Managerial Economics  Yes  
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce  Yes  
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies  Yes  
Labor and Industrial Relations  Yes  
Management Information Systems, General  Yes  
Management Science, General YesYes Yes
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other  Yes  
Marketing/Marketing Management, General  Yes  
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management  Yes  
Operations Management and Supervision  Yes  
Organizational Behavior Studies  Yes Yes
Taxation  Yes  

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

Education
Art Teacher Education YesYes  
Music Teacher Education YesYes Yes

Engineering technologies/technicians
Engineering/Industrial Management  Yes  

Engineering
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering YesYes  
Biomedical/Medical Engineering YesYes Yes
Chemical Engineering YesYes Yes
Civil Engineering, General YesYes Yes
Computer Engineering, General YesYes Yes
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering YesYes Yes
Engineering Physics Yes   
Engineering, General  Yes  
Engineering, Other  Yes Yes
Materials Engineering YesYes Yes
Mechanical Engineering YesYes Yes
Operations Research  Yes Yes
Polymer/Plastics Engineering YesYes Yes
Systems Engineering YesYes Yes

English language and literature/letters
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other YesYes Yes

Family and consumer sciences/human sciences
Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services, Other  Yes  
Human Nutrition YesYes  

Major Category/Major

Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics
Classics/Classical Languages, Lit & Linguistics, General Yes   
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General  Yes  
German Language and Literature Yes   
Spanish Language and Literature Yes   

Health professions and related clinical sciences
Bioethics/Medical Ethics  Yes  
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services, Other YesYes  
Dental Clinical Sciences, General (MS, PhD)  Yes  
Dentistry (DDS, DMD)   Yes 
Environmental Health    Yes
Family Practice Nurse/Nurse Practitioner  Yes  
Genetic Counseling/Counselor  Yes  
Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing  Yes  
Medical Scientist (MS, PhD)  Yes  
Medicine (MD)   Yes 
Nurse Anesthetist  Yes  
Nursing, Other YesYes Yes
Perioperative/Operating Room and Surgical Nurse/Nursing  Yes  
Public Health, General (MPH, DPH)  Yes  
Public Health, Other Yes   
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing  Yes  

History
History, General YesYes  

Legal professions and studies
Law (LLB, JD)   Yes 
Programs for Foreign Lawyers (LLM, MCL)  Yes  

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

Multi/interdisciplinary studies
Cognitive Science Yes   
International/Global Studies Yes   
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other Yes   
Neuroscience  Yes Yes
Nutrition Sciences Yes   

Philosophy and religious studies
Philosophy Yes   
Religion/Religious Studies Yes   

Physical sciences
Astronomy Yes   
Chemistry, General YesYes Yes
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other YesYes  
Physics, General YesYes Yes
Theoretical and Mathematical Physics Yes   

Psychology
Psychology, General YesYes Yes

Public administration and social service professions
Social Work  Yes Yes

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

Visual and performing arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation YesYes Yes
Dance, General  Yes  
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General YesYes  
Music, General 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.