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Faculty and Class Size

Student / Faculty Ratio: 6.5 to 1
% of Classes by Size
2-9 Students: 38%
10-19 Students: 27%
20-29 Students: 13%
30-39 Students: 6%
40-49 Students: 3%
50-99 Students: 9%
100 or More Students: 3%

Freshman Retention / Graduation Rates

% of Students that Returned
after Freshman Year:
98%
% of Students who Graduated in:
4 Years: 82%
5 Years: 92%
6 Years: 94%

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.  Engineering38%
2.  Computer and information sciences and support services14%
3.  Physical sciences11%
4.  Biological and biomedical sciences8%
5.  Mathematics and statistics8%
6.  Business, management, marketing, and related support services8%
7.  Multi/interdisciplinary studies5%
8.  Social sciences3%
9.  Architecture and related services2%
10.  Communication, journalism, and related programs1%

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

Architecture and related services
Architecture (BArch, BA/BS, MArch, MA/MS, PhD) YesYes  
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning YesYes  

Biological and biomedical sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General YesYes  

Business, management, marketing, and related support services
Business, Management, Marketing & Related Support Services, Other  Yes  
Business/Commerce, General YesYes  

Communication, journalism, and related programs
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia  Yes  
Journalism, Other  Yes  
Mass Communication/Media Studies YesYes  

Computer and information sciences and support services
Computer and Information Sciences, General  Yes  
Computer Science YesYes  

Engineering
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering YesYes  
Biomedical/Medical Engineering YesYes  
Chemical Engineering YesYes  
Civil Engineering, General YesYes  
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering YesYes  
Engineering, Other  Yes  
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering YesYes  
Materials Engineering YesYes  
Mechanical Engineering YesYes  
Nuclear Engineering YesYes  
Operations Research  Yes  
Systems Engineering  Yes  
Transportation and Highway Engineering  Yes  

Major Category/Major

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

Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics
Linguistics YesYes  

Health professions and related clinical sciences
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other  Yes  

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

Mathematics and statistics
Mathematics, General YesYes  

Multi/interdisciplinary studies
Cognitive Science YesYes  
Mathematics and Computer Science Yes   
Neuroscience Yes   

Philosophy and religious studies
Philosophy Yes   

Physical sciences
Chemistry, General YesYes  
Geology/Earth Science, General YesYes  
Meteorology  Yes  
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical  Yes  
Physics, General YesYes  

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

Visual and performing arts
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.