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Faculty and Class Size

Student / Faculty Ratio: 7.2 to 1
% of Classes by Size
2-9 Students: 24%
10-19 Students: 44%
20-29 Students: 17%
30-39 Students: 5%
40-49 Students: 3%
50-99 Students: 6%
100 or More Students: 1%

Freshman Retention / Graduation Rates

% of Students that Returned
after Freshman Year:
95%
% of Students who Graduated in:
4 Years: 82%
5 Years: 87%
6 Years: 88%

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 sciences23%
2.  Business, management, marketing, and related support services17%
3.  Psychology10%
4.  Health professions and related clinical sciences8%
5.  Multi/interdisciplinary studies8%
6.  Biological and biomedical sciences7%
7.  English language and literature/letters5%
8.  Physical sciences4%
9.  Visual and performing arts4%
10.  History3%

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 Studies Yes   
African-American/Black Studies Yes   
American/United States Studies/Civilization Yes   
Asian Studies/Civilization Yes   
French Studies Yes   
Latin American Studies Yes   
Near and Middle Eastern Studies Yes   
Women's Studies YesYes Yes

Biological and biomedical sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General YesYes  
Biomedical Sciences, General    Yes
Biostatistics  Yes Yes
Epidemiology  Yes Yes

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

Computer and information sciences and support services
Computer Science YesYes  

Education
Education, General YesYes Yes

Engineering
Biomedical/Medical Engineering  Yes Yes

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

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

Health professions and related clinical sciences
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing  Yes  
Anesthesiologist Assistant  Yes  
Critical Care Nursing  Yes  
Environmental Health  Yes  
Family Practice Nurse/Nurse Practitioner  Yes  
Health Services Administration  Yes  
International Public Health/International Health  Yes  
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist Yes   
Medical Scientist (MS, PhD)  Yes  
Medicine (MD)   Yes 
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery  Yes  
Nursing Administration (MSN, MS, PhD)  Yes  
Nursing Science (MS, PhD)    Yes
Nursing, Other  Yes  
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) Yes   
Ophthalmic Technician/Technologist  Yes  
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing  Yes  
Physical Therapy/Therapist    Yes
Physician Assistant  Yes  
Public Health Education and Promotion  Yes  
Public Health, Other  Yes  
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing  Yes  

Major Category/Major

History
History, General YesYes Yes

Legal professions and studies
Advanced Legal Research/Studies, Gen (LLM, MCL, MLI, MSL, JSD/SJD)  Yes  
Law (LLB, JD)   Yes 

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

Mathematics and statistics
Applied Mathematics Yes   
Mathematics, General YesYes Yes

Multi/interdisciplinary studies
Classical/Ancient Mediterranean/Near Eastern Studies & Archaeology Yes   
Mathematics and Computer Science Yes   
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other Yes   
Neuroscience Yes   

Natural resources and conservation
Environmental Studies Yes   

Philosophy and religious studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies YesYes  
Philosophy YesYes Yes
Religion/Religious Studies Yes  Yes

Physical sciences
Astronomy and Astrophysics, Other Yes   
Chemistry, General YesYes Yes
Physics, General Yes  Yes
Physics, Other Yes   

Psychology
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics Yes   
Psychology, General YesYes Yes

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

Theology and religious vocations
Divinity/Ministry (BD, MDiv)   Yes 
Religious/Sacred Music  Yes  
Theology/Theological Studies  Yes  

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