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Faculty and Class Size

Student / Faculty Ratio: 19 to 1
% of Classes by Size
2-9 Students: 18%
10-19 Students: 27%
20-29 Students: 25%
30-39 Students: 9%
40-49 Students: 6%
50-99 Students: 12%
100 or More Students: 3%

Freshman Retention / Graduation Rates

% of Students that Returned
after Freshman Year:
80%
% of Students who Graduated in:
4 Years: 34%
5 Years: 53%
6 Years: 56%

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 services29%
2.  Education13%
3.  Other6%
4.  Family and consumer sciences/human sciences5%
5.  Psychology5%
6.  Parks, recreation, leisure, and fitness studies4%
7.  Visual and performing arts4%
8.  Health professions and related clinical sciences4%
9.  Social sciences4%
10.  Legal professions and studies4%

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-American/Black Studies Yes   
Area Studies, Other YesYes  

Biological and biomedical sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General YesYes  

Business, management, marketing, and related support services
Accounting YesYes  
Business Administration and Management, General YesYes  
Business/Commerce, General Yes   
Business/Managerial Economics YesYes  
Finance, General Yes   
Insurance Yes   
International Business/Trade/Commerce Yes   
Management Information Systems, General Yes   
Marketing/Marketing Management, General Yes   
Real Estate Yes   
Taxation  Yes  

Communication, journalism, and related programs
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other Yes   
Journalism YesYes  

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

Education
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services  Yes  
Curriculum and Instruction  Yes  
Educational Leadership and Administration, General  Yes  
Elementary Education and Teaching Yes   
English/Language Arts Teacher Education Yes   
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration  Yes  
Mathematics Teacher Education Yes   
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education Yes   
Social Studies Teacher Education Yes   
Special Education and Teaching, General Yes   

Engineering
Chemical Engineering Yes   
Civil Engineering, General Yes   
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering Yes   
Engineering Science  Yes  
Engineering, General Yes   
Geological/Geophysical Engineering Yes   
Mechanical Engineering Yes   

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

Major Category/Major

Family and consumer sciences/human sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General Yes   

Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics
Chinese Language and Literature Yes   
Classics/Classical Languages, Lit & Linguistics, General Yes   
French Language and Literature YesYes  
German Language and Literature YesYes  
Linguistics Yes   
Spanish Language and Literature YesYes  

Health professions and related clinical sciences
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist YesYes  
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist Yes   
Dietetics/Dietitian (RD) Yes   
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other YesYes  

History
History, General YesYes  

Legal professions and studies
Legal Assistant/Paralegal Yes   

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

Mathematics and statistics
Mathematics, General YesYes  

Parks, recreation, leisure, and fitness studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other  Yes  
Kinesiology and Exercise Science YesYes  
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management YesYes  

Philosophy and religious studies
Philosophy YesYes  

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

Psychology
Psychology, General YesYes  

Public administration and social service professions
Social Work Yes   

Security and protective services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Yes   
Forensic Science and Technology Yes   

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

Visual and performing arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation Yes   
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General Yes   
Music, General YesYes  
Visual and Performing Arts, 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.