Eastern University Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Eastern University is 11:1, and the school has 86.8 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Eastern University include: Elementary Education and Teaching; Psychology, General; Youth Ministry; Kinesiology and Exercise Science; and English Language and Literature/Letters, Other. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 77.5 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts Foreign languages
Humanities Sciences (biological or physical)
English (including composition) History
Philosophy Social science
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
Elementary Education and Teaching 18%
Psychology, General 11%
Youth Ministry 9%
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 6%
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other 5%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered transfer-associate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate - professional practice, Doctorate - research/scholarship
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
Writing in the disciplines N/A
Undergraduate research/creative projects 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 78%
4-year graduation rate 51%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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