Faulkner University Academic Life


The student-faculty ratio at Faulkner University is 15:1, and the school has 71.5 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Faulkner University include: Business Administration and Management, General; Criminal Justice/Safety Studies; Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General; English Language and Literature, General; and Mental Health Counseling/Counselor. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 53.8 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts English (including composition)
Humanities Foreign languages
Computer literacy Sciences (biological or physical)
Mathematics Social science
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 15:1
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution


Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Business Administration and Management, General 44%
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 20%
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 18%
English Language and Literature, General 2%
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor 2%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate - professional practice
Combined-degree programs Vocational Ministry Program
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 Yes
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit No

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 54%
4-year graduation rate 14%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data

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