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Faculty and Class Size

Student / Faculty Ratio: 20.3 to 1
% of Classes by Size
2-9 Students: 13%
10-19 Students: 27%
20-29 Students: 20%
30-39 Students: 11%
40-49 Students: 7%
50-99 Students: 12%
100 or More Students: 10%

Freshman Retention / Graduation Rates

% of Students that Returned
after Freshman Year:
95%
% of Students who Graduated in:
4 Years: 56%
5 Years: 77%
6 Years: 82%

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 services15%
2.  Social sciences14%
3.  Engineering11%
4.  Communication, journalism, and related programs8%
5.  Health professions and related clinical sciences7%
6.  Agriculture, agriculture operations, and related sciences7%
7.  Psychology5%
8.  Parks, recreation, leisure, and fitness studies5%
9.  English language and literature/letters4%
10.  History3%

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 Yes   
Agricultural Economics YesYes Yes
Agronomy and Crop Science  Yes Yes
Animal Sciences, General YesYes Yes
Food Science YesYes Yes
Horticultural Science YesYes Yes
Ornamental Horticulture Yes   
Plant Sciences, General Yes   
Plant Sciences, Other    Yes
Soil Science and Agronomy, General  Yes Yes

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

Area, ethnic, cultural, and gender studies
Asian Studies/Civilization Yes   
Latin American Studies  Yes  
Women's Studies YesYes  

Biological and biomedical sciences
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other  Yes Yes
Biology/Biological Sciences, General Yes   
Botany/Plant Biology YesYes Yes
Ecology  Yes Yes
Entomology YesYes Yes
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology YesYes Yes
Molecular Biology    Yes
Plant Molecular Biology    Yes
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology  Yes Yes
Zoology/Animal Biology YesYes Yes

Business, management, marketing, and related support services
Accounting YesYes  
Business Administration and Management, General YesYes Yes
Finance, General YesYes  
Management Science, General Yes   
Marketing/Marketing Management, General YesYes  
Real Estate  Yes  

Communication, journalism, and related programs
Advertising YesYes  
Journalism Yes   
Mass Communication/Media Studies  Yes Yes
Public Relations/Image Management Yes   
Radio and Television Yes   

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

Education
Agricultural Teacher Education YesYes Yes
Art Teacher Education YesYes  
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services  Yes  
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services  Yes Yes
Curriculum and Instruction  Yes Yes
Early Childhood Education and Teaching  Yes  
Educational Leadership and Administration, General  Yes Yes
Educational Statistics and Research Methods  Yes  
Elementary Education and Teaching YesYes  
English/Language Arts Teacher Education  Yes  
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration    Yes
Mathematics Teacher Education  Yes  
Music Teacher Education YesYes Yes
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching Yes   
Reading Teacher Education  Yes  
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education  Yes  
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education  Yes Yes
Social Science Teacher Education  Yes  
Special Education and Teaching, General YesYes Yes

Engineering technologies/technicians
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician YesYes  
Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other  Yes  
Surveying Technology/Surveying Yes   

Engineering
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering YesYes Yes
Agricultural/Biological Engineering and Bioengineering YesYes Yes
Biomedical/Medical Engineering  Yes Yes
Chemical Engineering YesYes Yes
Civil Engineering, General YesYes Yes
Computer Engineering, General YesYes Yes
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering YesYes Yes
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering YesYes Yes
Materials Engineering YesYes Yes
Mechanical Engineering YesYes Yes
Nuclear Engineering YesYes Yes
Ocean Engineering  Yes Yes
Systems Engineering YesYes Yes

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

Family and consumer sciences/human sciences
Family and Community Services YesYes  

Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics
Classics/Classical Languages, Lit & Linguistics, General YesYes Yes
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other Yes   
French Language and Literature YesYes  
German Language and Literature YesYes Yes
Latin Language and Literature  Yes  
Linguistics YesYes Yes
Portuguese Language and Literature Yes   
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other    Yes
Russian Language and Literature Yes   
Spanish Language and Literature YesYes  

Major Category/Major

Health professions and related clinical sciences
Athletic Training/Trainer Yes   
Audiology/Audiologist and Hearing Sciences    Yes
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist YesYes Yes
Community Health and Preventive Medicine YesYes  
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling YesYes  
Dental Clinical Sciences, General (MS, PhD)  Yes  
Dentistry (DDS, DMD)   Yes 
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General Yes   
Health/Health Care Administration/Management  Yes Yes
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling  Yes Yes
Medicine (MD)   Yes 
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor  Yes Yes
Nursing Science (MS, PhD)    Yes
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) YesYes  
Occupational Therapy/Therapist  Yes  
Pharmacy (PharmD [USA], PharmD or BS/BPharm [Canada])   Yes 
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other  Yes Yes
Physical Therapy/Therapist    Yes
Physician Assistant  Yes  
Public Health, General (MPH, DPH)  Yes  
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other    Yes
Veterinary Medicine (DVM)   Yes 
Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sci, Gen (Cert,MS,PhD)  Yes Yes
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor  Yes  

History
History, General YesYes Yes

Legal professions and studies
International Business, Trade, and Tax Law (LLM, JSD/SJD)  Yes  
Law (LLB, JD)   Yes 
Tax Law/Taxation (LLM, JSD/SJD)  Yes Yes

Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal StudiesYes    

Mathematics and statistics
Mathematics, General YesYes Yes
Statistics, General YesYes Yes

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

Natural resources and conservation
Environmental Science Yes   
Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management  Yes Yes
Forestry, General YesYes Yes
Wildlife and Wildlands Science and Management  Yes Yes

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

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

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

Psychology
Counseling Psychology    Yes
Educational Psychology  Yes  
Psychology, General YesYes Yes
School Psychology  Yes Yes

Security and protective services
Fire Science/Fire-fighting Yes   

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

Visual and performing arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation YesYes  
Dance, General Yes   
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General YesYes  
Fine/Studio Arts, General YesYes  
Graphic Design Yes   
Interior Design YesYes  
Intermedia/Multimedia YesYes  
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.