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Faculty and Class Size

Student / Faculty Ratio: 14.9 to 1
% of Classes by Size
2-9 Students: 11%
10-19 Students: 27%
20-29 Students: 46%
30-39 Students: 13%
40-49 Students: 2%
50-99 Students: 1%
100 or More Students: 0%

Freshman Retention / Graduation Rates

% of Students that Returned
after Freshman Year:
88%
% of Students who Graduated in:
4 Years: 57%
5 Years: 71%
6 Years: 72%

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 services41%
2.  Social sciences9%
3.  Communication, journalism, and related programs8%
4.  Philosophy and religious studies8%
5.  Education5%
6.  Biological and biomedical sciences5%
7.  Psychology4%
8.  Engineering4%
9.  Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics3%
10.  English language and literature/letters3%

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

Biological and biomedical sciences
Biochemistry Yes   
Biology/Biological Sciences, General Yes   

Business, management, marketing, and related support services
Accounting YesYes  
Actuarial Science Yes   
Business Administration and Management, General YesYes  
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other YesYes  
Business, Management, Marketing & Related Support Services, Other  Yes  
Business/Corporate Communications  Yes  
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies YesYes  
Finance, General YesYes  
Financial Planning and Services  Yes  
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General YesYes  
Insurance  Yes  
International Business/Trade/Commerce YesYes  
International Finance  Yes  
Management Information Systems, General  Yes  
Marketing/Marketing Management, General YesYes  
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management  Yes  
Operations Management and Supervision Yes   
Real Estate YesYes  

Communication, journalism, and related programs
Broadcast Journalism Yes   
Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric Yes   
Journalism Yes   
Mass Communication/Media Studies Yes   

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

Education
Curriculum and Instruction  Yes Yes
Education, Other  Yes  
Education/Teaching Individuals - Specific Learning Disabilities  Yes  
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism  Yes  
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances  Yes  
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation  Yes  
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented  Yes  
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other  Yes  
Educational Leadership and Administration, General  Yes Yes
Elementary Education and Teaching YesYes  
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration  Yes  
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching Yes   
Music Teacher Education YesYes  
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching Yes   
Reading Teacher Education  Yes  
Secondary Education and Teaching  Yes  
Special Education and Teaching, Other  Yes  
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels  Yes  
Teacher Education/Profess Development, Subject Areas, Other Yes   

Major Category/Major

Engineering technologies/technicians
Engineering/Industrial Management  Yes  

Engineering
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering Yes   
Manufacturing Engineering  Yes  
Mechanical Engineering Yes   

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

Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics
French Language and Literature Yes   
German Language and Literature Yes   
Spanish Language and Literature Yes   

Health professions and related clinical sciences
Public Health Education and Promotion Yes   
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling Yes   

History
History, General Yes   

Legal professions and studies
Banking, Corporate, Finance, and Securities Law (LLM, JSD/SJD)  Yes  
Law (LLB, JD)   Yes 

Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other Yes   

Mathematics and statistics
Mathematics, General Yes   

Multi/interdisciplinary studies
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution Yes   

Natural resources and conservation
Environmental Science Yes   
Environmental Studies Yes   

Philosophy and religious studies
Philosophy Yes   
Religion/Religious Studies YesYes  

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

Psychology
Counseling Psychology  Yes Yes
Psychology, General Yes   
Psychology, Other Yes   

Public administration and social service professions
Public Policy Analysis  Yes  
Social Work YesYes  

Security and protective services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration  Yes  

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

Theology and religious vocations
Divinity/Ministry (BD, MDiv)   Yes 
Theology/Theological Studies  Yes  

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