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Faculty and Class Size

Student / Faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
% of Classes by Size
2-9 Students: 13%
10-19 Students: 34%
20-29 Students: 25%
30-39 Students: 21%
40-49 Students: 3%
50-99 Students: 4%
100 or More Students: 0%

Freshman Retention / Graduation Rates

% of Students that Returned
after Freshman Year:
80%
% of Students who Graduated in:
4 Years: 39%
5 Years: 52%
6 Years: 55%

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.  Business, management, marketing, and related support services33%
2.  Communication, journalism, and related programs13%
3.  Psychology8%
4.  Education8%
5.  Social sciences7%
6.  English language and literature/letters6%
7.  Visual and performing arts5%
8.  Health professions and related clinical sciences5%
9.  History4%
10.  Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities2%

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   
American/United States Studies/Civilization Yes   
Area Studies, Other Yes   
Asian Studies/Civilization Yes   

Biological and biomedical sciences
Biochemistry Yes   
Biology/Biological Sciences, General YesYes  

Business, management, marketing, and related support services
Accounting YesYes  
Business Administration and Management, General YesYes  
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other Yes   
Business, Management, Marketing & Related Support Services, Other  Yes  
Business/Managerial Economics Yes   
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies Yes   
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other Yes   
Finance, General YesYes  
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General  Yes  
International Business/Trade/Commerce YesYes  
Management Information Systems, General YesYes  
Marketing Research  Yes  
Marketing/Marketing Management, General YesYes  
Taxation  Yes  

Communication, journalism, and related programs
Broadcast Journalism Yes   
Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric YesYes  
Journalism Yes   
Mass Communication/Media Studies Yes   
Public Relations/Image Management Yes   
Radio and Television Yes   
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication, Other Yes   

Computer and information sciences and support services
Computer Science YesYes  

Education
Art Teacher Education YesYes  
Bilingual and Multilingual Education  Yes  
Biology Teacher Education  Yes  
Business Teacher Education  Yes  
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services  Yes  
Early Childhood Education and Teaching  Yes  
Education/Teaching Individuals - Early Childhood Spec Ed Pgms  Yes  
Educational Leadership and Administration, General  Yes  
Elementary Education and Teaching  Yes  
English/Language Arts Teacher Education  Yes  
Health Teacher Education YesYes  
Mathematics Teacher Education  Yes  
Music Teacher Education YesYes  
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching YesYes  
Physics Teacher Education  Yes  
Reading Teacher Education  Yes  
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education  Yes  
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education  Yes  
Social Studies Teacher Education  Yes  
Spanish Language Teacher Education  Yes  
Special Education and Teaching, General  Yes  
Special Education and Teaching, Other  Yes  
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels  Yes  
Teacher Education/Profess Development, Subject Areas, Other  Yes  
Teaching English as Second/Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor  Yes  

Engineering technologies/technicians
Engineering/Industrial Management  Yes  

Engineering
Computer Engineering, General Yes   
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering Yes   
Engineering Science Yes   
Industrial Engineering Yes   
Mechanical Engineering Yes   

Major Category/Major

English language and literature/letters
Creative Writing  Yes  
English Language and Literature, General Yes   
English Literature (British and Commonwealth)  Yes  

Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics
Classics/Classical Languages, Lit & Linguistics, General Yes   
Comparative Literature Yes   
Italian Language and Literature Yes   
Latin Language and Literature Yes   
Linguistics Yes   
Spanish Language and Literature YesYes  

Health professions and related clinical sciences
Allied Health Diagnostic/Intervention/Treatment Professions, Oth Yes   
Art Therapy/Therapist  Yes  
Athletic Training/Trainer Yes   
Audiology/Audiologist and Hearing Sciences  Yes  
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist Yes   
Community Health and Preventive Medicine Yes   
Health/Health Care Administration/Management  Yes  
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling  Yes  
Physician Assistant Yes   
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist  Yes  
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor  Yes  

History
History, General Yes   

Legal professions and studies
American/US Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence (LLM, MCJ, JSD/SJD)  Yes  
Legal Professions and Studies, Other  Yes  

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

Mathematics and statistics
Applied Mathematics  Yes  
Mathematics, General YesYes  

Multi/interdisciplinary studies
Gerontology  Yes  
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other YesYes  

Natural resources and conservation
Environmental Studies Yes   

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

Physical sciences
Chemistry, General Yes   
Geology/Earth Science, General Yes   
Physics, General Yes   

Psychology
Industrial and Organizational Psychology  Yes  
Psychology, General Yes   
Psychology, Other  Yes  

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

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