Adrian College Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Adrian College is 9:1, and the school has 68.7 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Adrian College include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Visual and Performing Arts; Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services; Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies; and Education. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 70.5 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts Philosophy
Humanities Foreign languages
Mathematics Sciences (biological or physical)
English (including composition) Social science
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 9:1
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution

Majors

Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 20%
Visual and Performing Arts 14%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 10%
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies 8%
Education 7%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Associate, Bachelor's, Master's
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
Service learning 25%
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience 100%
Writing in the disciplines 100%
Undergraduate research/creative projects 40%
Institution is G.I. Bill certified Yes
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program Yes
Institution is SOC Member Yes
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit No

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 71%
4-year graduation rate 48%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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