Peirce College Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Peirce College is 17:1, and the school has 83.7 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Peirce College include: Business Administration and Management, General; Legal Assistant/Paralegal; Information Science/Studies; and General Studies. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 100 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Humanities Sciences (biological or physical)
Computer literacy History
Mathematics Social science
English (including composition)
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 17:1
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 Administration and Management, General 60%
Legal Assistant/Paralegal 23%
Information Science/Studies 16%
General Studies 1%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Certificate, Associate, Bachelor's
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience 100%
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 Yes

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 100% 8
4-year graduation rate 56%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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