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Faculty and Class Size

Student / Faculty Ratio: 20.3 to 1
% of Classes by Size
2-9 Students: 19%
10-19 Students: 26%
20-29 Students: 25%
30-39 Students: 12%
40-49 Students: 7%
50-99 Students: 6%
100 or More Students: 4%

Freshman Retention / Graduation Rates

% of Students that Returned
after Freshman Year:
90%
% of Students who Graduated in:
4 Years: 25%
5 Years: 52%
6 Years: 58%

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 services18%
2.  Agriculture, agriculture operations, and related sciences11%
3.  Education10%
4.  Engineering10%
5.  Social sciences9%
6.  Family and consumer sciences/human sciences8%
7.  Communication, journalism, and related programs5%
8.  Health professions and related clinical sciences4%
9.  Biological and biomedical sciences4%
10.  Parks, recreation, leisure, and fitness studies4%

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

Agriculture, agriculture operations, and related sciences
Agricultural and Food Products Processing YesYes  
Agricultural Business and Management, General YesYes  
Agricultural Communication/Journalism Yes   
Agricultural Economics YesYes  
Agricultural Mechanization, General Yes   
Agronomy and Crop Science YesYes  
Animal Sciences, General YesYes  
Food Science YesYes  
Horticultural Science YesYes  

Architecture and related services
Architecture (BArch, BA/BS, MArch, MA/MS, PhD) YesYes  
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning  Yes  
Interior Architecture YesYes  
Landscape Architecture (BS, BSLA, BLA, MSLA, MLA, PhD) YesYes  

Area, ethnic, cultural, and gender studies
Women's Studies Yes   

Biological and biomedical sciences
Biochemistry YesYes  
Biology/Biological Sciences, General YesYes  
Entomology  Yes  
Genetics, General  Yes  
Microbiology, General Yes   
Pathology/Experimental Pathology  Yes  
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology  Yes  
Wildlife Biology Yes   

Business, management, marketing, and related support services
Accounting YesYes  
Accounting and Business/ManagementYes    
Business Administration and Management, General Yes   
Business/Commerce, General YesYes  
Finance, General Yes   
Hospitality Administration/Management, General YesYes  
Marketing, Other Yes   
Marketing/Marketing Management, General Yes   

Communication, journalism, and related programs
Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric YesYes  
Journalism YesYes  

Computer and information sciences and support services
Computer and Information Sciences, General YesYes  
Computer Programming/Programmer, General  Yes  
Computer Systems Analysis/AnalystYesYes   
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications Yes   
Information Science/Studies Yes   

Education
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching  Yes  
Agricultural Teacher Education Yes   
Art Teacher Education Yes   
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services  Yes  
Curriculum and Instruction  Yes  
Educational Leadership and Administration, General  Yes  
Elementary Education and Teaching Yes   
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education Yes   
Music Teacher Education Yes   
Secondary Education and Teaching Yes   
Special Education and Teaching, General  Yes  

Engineering technologies/technicians
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician Yes   
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/TechnicianYesYes   
Engineering Technology, GeneralYesYes   
Engineering/Industrial Management YesYes  
Industrial Technology/TechnicianYes    
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/TechnicianYesYes   

Engineering
Agricultural/Biological Engineering and Bioengineering YesYes  
Architectural Engineering YesYes  
Chemical Engineering YesYes  
Civil Engineering, General YesYes  
Computer Engineering, General Yes   
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering YesYes  
Industrial Engineering YesYes  
Mechanical Engineering YesYes  
Nuclear Engineering YesYes  
Operations Research  Yes  

Major Category/Major

English language and literature/letters
English Language and Literature, General YesYes  

Family and consumer sciences/human sciences
Apparel and Textiles, General YesYes  
Child Development Yes   
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Communication Yes   
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General Yes   
Human Development and Family Studies, General YesYes  
Human Nutrition YesYes  

Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General YesYes  

Health professions and related clinical sciences
Athletic Training/Trainer Yes   
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist Yes   
Communication Disorders, General Yes   
Dietetics/Dietitian (RD) Yes   
Pre-Veterinary Studies Yes   
Public Health, General (MPH, DPH)  Yes  
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other Yes   
Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sci, Gen (Cert,MS,PhD)  Yes  

History
History, General YesYes  

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

Mathematics and statistics
Mathematics, General YesYes  
Statistics, General YesYes  

Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/TechnicianYesYes   

Multi/interdisciplinary studies
Gerontology  Yes  
Natural Sciences Yes   

Natural resources and conservation
Land Use Planning and Management/Development  Yes  

Parks, recreation, leisure, and fitness studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science YesYes  
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management Yes   

Philosophy and religious studies
Philosophy Yes   

Physical sciences
Chemistry, General YesYes  
Chemistry, Other Yes   
Geology/Earth Science, General YesYes  
Physical Sciences Yes   
Physics, General YesYes  

Psychology
Psychology, General YesYes  

Public administration and social service professions
Public Administration  Yes  
Social Work Yes   

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

Transportation and materials moving
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight CrewYesYes   

Visual and performing arts
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General Yes   
Fine/Studio Arts, General YesYes  
Interior Design 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.