Excelsior College Academic Life


Excelsior College has 89 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Excelsior College include: Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies; Business/Commerce, General; Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse; Nuclear Engineering Technology/Technician; and Information Science/Studies.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Computer literacy
English (including composition)
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio N/A 4
Full-time faculty gender distribution N/A
Part-time faculty gender distribution N/A


Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 66%
Business/Commerce, General 10%
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 8%
Nuclear Engineering Technology/Technician 7%
Information Science/Studies 1%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Certificate, Associate, Bachelor's, Post-bachelor's certificate, Master's, Post-master's certificate
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience 100%
Institution is G.I. Bill certified Yes
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program No
Institution is SOC Member Yes
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit Yes

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate N/A
4-year graduation rate N/A

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data

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