Post University Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Post University is 23:1, and the school has 67.7 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Post University include: Business Administration and Management, General; Criminal Justice/Safety Studies; Legal Assistant/Paralegal; Accounting; and Human Services, General. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 51.8 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 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 Administration and Management, General 43%
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 19%
Legal Assistant/Paralegal 15%
Accounting 13%
Human Services, General 9%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Certificate, Associate, transfer-associate, terminal-associate, Bachelor's, Post-bachelor's certificate, Master's, Post-master's certificate
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
First-year experiences 79%
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience 31%
Writing in the disciplines 31%
Learning communities 12%
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 52%
4-year graduation rate 20%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


College Rankings

Best Regional Colleges - Narrow your search with the U.S. News rankings of Regional Colleges, schools that grant fewer than half of their degrees in liberal arts.

More College Rankings & Lists

National Universities, Liberal Arts Colleges, Regional Universities, Best Values, more

U.S. News College Compass - My Fit

Find out how this school measures up based on your preferences.

Sign Up Now

Calculating this school's fit to see if it meets your personal preferences.

Save This School

Edit Your Preferences

Find out how this school measures up based on your preferences.

Save This School

Edit Your Preferences

College Search

Advanced Search

Students Also Applied To

West Haven, CT

Now Hiring

Now Hiring Powered by After College
@JOB_TITLE

@COMPANY_NAME - @JOB_LOCATION

@JOB_DESCRIPTION

See more jobs »

Top College Resources

Looking at colleges? Find out what you need to know.

Studying in the United States
Finding the Right School
Paying for College
Applying to College

Follow U.S. News Education

Like Us On Facebook