Florida Gulf Coast University Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Florida Gulf Coast University is 23:1, and the school has 20.2 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Florida Gulf Coast University include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs; Education; and Health Professions and Related Programs. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 75 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts Foreign languages
Humanities Sciences (biological or physical)
Mathematics Social science
English (including composition)
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 23:1
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
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 28%
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 11%
Education 11%
Health Professions and Related Programs 8%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Certificate, Associate, transfer-associate, Bachelor's, Master's
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
First-year experiences N/A
Service learning N/A
Writing in the disciplines N/A
Learning communities 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 75% 8
4-year graduation rate N/A

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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