Blackburn College Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Blackburn College is 11:1, and the school has 76.1 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Blackburn College include: Biology/Biological Sciences, General; Elementary Education and Teaching; Criminal Justice/Safety Studies; Accounting; and Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 63.5 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts Philosophy
Humanities Sciences (biological or physical)
Mathematics Social science
English (including composition)
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 11:1
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
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 15%
Elementary Education and Teaching 15%
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 9%
Accounting 8%
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 6%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Bachelor's
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience N/A
Undergraduate research/creative projects N/A
Learning communities 0%
Institution is G.I. Bill certified Yes
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program Yes
Institution is SOC Member No
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit No

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 64%
4-year graduation rate 36%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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