Curry College Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Curry College is 12:1, and the school has 62.2 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Curry College include: Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse; Business Administration and Management, General; Communication and Media Studies; Criminal Justice/Safety Studies; and Psychology, General. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 65.5 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts Philosophy
Humanities Sciences (biological or physical)
Computer literacy History
Mathematics Social science
English (including composition)
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 12:1
Full-time faculty gender distribution N/A
Part-time faculty gender distribution N/A

Majors

Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 35%
Business Administration and Management, General 16%
Communication and Media Studies 12%
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 12%
Psychology, General 8%

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
Learning communities N/A
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 66%
4-year graduation rate 37%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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