Lesley University Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Lesley University is 28:1, and the school has 72.9 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Lesley University include: Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities; Psychology; Visual and Performing Arts; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; and Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 76 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts Philosophy
Humanities Sciences (biological or physical)
Computer literacy History
Mathematics Social science
English (including composition)
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 28:1
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
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 21%
Psychology 20%
Visual and Performing Arts 20%
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 6%
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 6%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Associate, Bachelor's, Post-bachelor's certificate, Master's, Post-master's certificate, Doctorate - research/scholarship
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
First-year experiences N/A
Service learning N/A
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience N/A
Writing in the disciplines N/A
Undergraduate research/creative projects 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 76%
4-year graduation rate 33%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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