Harvey Mudd College Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Harvey Mudd College is 9:1, and the school has 63.3 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Harvey Mudd College include: Engineering; Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services; Physical Sciences; Mathematics and Statistics; and Biological and Biomedical Sciences. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 97.8 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts English (including composition)
Humanities Sciences (biological or physical)
Computer literacy Social science
Mathematics
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 9:1
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
Engineering 35%
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 26%
Physical Sciences 18%
Mathematics and Statistics 14%
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 3%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Bachelor's
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience 100%
Undergraduate research/creative projects 100%
Institution is G.I. Bill certified N/A
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program No
Institution is SOC Member No
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit No

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 98%
4-year graduation rate 84%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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