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Faculty and Class Size

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

Freshman Retention / Graduation Rates

% of Students that Returned
after Freshman Year:
98%
% of Students who Graduated in:
4 Years: 86%
5 Years: 94%
6 Years: 95%

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 sciences32%
2.  History9%
3.  Psychology8%
4.  Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics6%
5.  English language and literature/letters6%
6.  Biological and biomedical sciences6%
7.  Area, ethnic, cultural, and gender studies5%
8.  Engineering5%
9.  Visual and performing arts5%
10.  Physical sciences5%

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 Indian/Native American Studies Yes   
Asian Studies/Civilization Yes   
French Studies Yes   
Latin American Studies Yes   
Spanish and Iberian Studies Yes   
Women's Studies Yes   

Biological and biomedical sciences
Biochemistry  Yes Yes
Biology/Biological Sciences, General Yes  Yes
Environmental Biology Yes   
Genetics, General    Yes
Microbiological Sciences and Immunology, Other  Yes Yes
Molecular Biology Yes   
Pharmacology  Yes Yes
Physiology, General    Yes

Business, management, marketing, and related support services
Business Administration and Management, General  Yes  

Computer and information sciences and support services
Computer Science YesYes Yes

Engineering
Engineering, General YesYes Yes
Engineering, Other  Yes  

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

Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics
Arabic Language and Literature Yes   
Chinese Language and Literature Yes   
Classics/Classical Languages, Lit & Linguistics, General Yes   
Comparative Literature YesYes  
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other Yes   
French Language and Literature Yes   
German Language and Literature Yes   
Italian Language and Literature Yes   
Japanese Language and Literature Yes   
Linguistics Yes   
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General Yes   
Russian Language and Literature Yes   
Spanish Language and Literature Yes   

Major Category/Major

Health professions and related clinical sciences
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other  Yes Yes
Medicine (MD)   Yes 
Public Health, General (MPH, DPH)  Yes  

History
History, General Yes   

Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other  Yes  

Mathematics and statistics
Mathematics, General YesYes Yes

Multi/interdisciplinary studies
Ancient Studies/Civilization Yes   
Classical/Ancient Mediterranean/Near Eastern Studies & Archaeology Yes   
Cognitive Science Yes   
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other Yes   
Neuroscience Yes  Yes

Natural resources and conservation
Environmental Studies Yes   

Philosophy and religious studies
Philosophy Yes   
Religion/Religious Studies Yes   

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

Psychology
Psychology, General YesYes Yes

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

Visual and performing arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation Yes   
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General Yes   
Film/Cinema Studies Yes   
Fine/Studio Arts, General Yes   
Music, General YesYes  

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.