Bethune-Cookman University Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Bethune-Cookman University is 17:1, and the school has 48.7 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Bethune-Cookman University include: Business Administration and Management, General; Psychology, General; Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other; Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse; and Speech Communication and Rhetoric. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 68 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts Philosophy
Humanities Foreign languages
Computer literacy Sciences (biological or physical)
Mathematics History
English (including composition) Social science
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 17:1
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 Administration and Management, General 16%
Psychology, General 12%
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other 11%
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 11%
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 9%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Bachelor's, Master's
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
First-year experiences N/A
Service learning N/A
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience N/A
Undergraduate research/creative projects N/A
Institution is G.I. Bill certified Yes
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 68%
4-year graduation rate 19%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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