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Faculty and Class Size

Student / Faculty Ratio: 5.3 to 1
% of Classes by Size
2-9 Students: 32%
10-19 Students: 42%
20-29 Students: 9%
30-39 Students: 4%
40-49 Students: 4%
50-99 Students: 5%
100 or More Students: 4%

Freshman Retention / Graduation Rates

% of Students that Returned
after Freshman Year:
98%
% of Students who Graduated in:
4 Years: 90%
5 Years: 95%
6 Years: 96%

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 sciences22%
2.  Engineering17%
3.  Biological and biomedical sciences11%
4.  History8%
5.  English language and literature/letters8%
6.  Public administration and social service professions7%
7.  Physical sciences6%
8.  Philosophy and religious studies6%
9.  Psychology5%
10.  Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics4%

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 Yes

Area, ethnic, cultural, and gender studies
East Asian Studies YesYes Yes
Near and Middle Eastern Studies YesYes Yes

Biological and biomedical sciences
Ecology YesYes Yes
Molecular Biology YesYes Yes

Business, management, marketing, and related support services
Finance, General  Yes  

Engineering
Chemical Engineering YesYes Yes
Civil Engineering, General YesYes Yes
Computer Engineering, General YesYes Yes
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering YesYes Yes
Mechanical Engineering YesYes Yes
Operations Research YesYes Yes

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

Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics
Classics/Classical Languages, Lit & Linguistics, General YesYes Yes
Comparative Literature YesYes Yes
German Language and Literature Yes  Yes
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General YesYes Yes
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General YesYes Yes

History
History, General YesYes Yes

Major Category/Major

Mathematics and statistics
Applied Mathematics  Yes Yes
Mathematics, General YesYes Yes

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

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

Physical sciences
Astrophysics YesYes Yes
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General    Yes
Chemistry, General YesYes Yes
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other YesYes Yes
Physics, General YesYes Yes

Psychology
Psychology, General YesYes Yes

Public administration and social service professions
Public Policy Analysis YesYes Yes

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

Visual and performing arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation YesYes Yes
Music, General YesYes 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.