George Fox University Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at George Fox University is 13:1, and the school has 60.3 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at George Fox University include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Health Professions and Related Programs; Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies; Biological and Biomedical Sciences; and Visual and Performing Arts. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 81.3 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts Philosophy
Humanities Sciences (biological or physical)
Mathematics History
English (including composition) Social science
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 13:1
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%
Health Professions and Related Programs 9%
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 9%
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 7%
Visual and Performing Arts 7%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Bachelor's, Post-bachelor's certificate, Master's, Post-master's certificate, Doctorate - professional practice
Combined-degree programs 3-2 Engineering Program - for Engineering other than Civil, Computer, Electrical, or Mechanical
Student participation in special academic programs
First-year experiences 75.26%
Service learning 33.85%
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience 96.61%
Undergraduate research/creative projects 6.51%
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 81%
4-year graduation rate 53%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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