Bard College at Simon's Rock Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Bard College at Simon's Rock is 6:1, and the school has 96.5 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Bard College at Simon's Rock include: Visual and Performing Arts; Social Sciences; Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics; English Language and Literature/Letters; and Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 73.3 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts
Mathematics
Foreign languages
Sciences (biological or physical)
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 6:1
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
Visual and Performing Arts 21%
Social Sciences 13%
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 8%
English Language and Literature/Letters 7%
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 6%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Associate, Bachelor's
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
First-year experiences 100%
Service learning N/A
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience 100%
Writing in the disciplines 100%
Undergraduate research/creative projects 100%
Learning communities N/A
Institution is G.I. Bill certified N/A
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program N/A
Institution is SOC Member N/A
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit N/A

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 73% 8
4-year graduation rate 26%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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