Quinnipiac University Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Quinnipiac University is 12:1, and the school has 47.5 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Quinnipiac University include: Health Professions and Related Programs; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs; Social Sciences; and Psychology. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 87.3 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts Foreign languages
Humanities Sciences (biological or physical)
Mathematics History
English (including composition) Social science
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 12:1
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
Health Professions and Related Programs 31%
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 22%
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 19%
Social Sciences 7%
Psychology 5%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Bachelor's, Post-bachelor's certificate, Master's, Post-master's certificate, Doctorate - professional practice, Doctorate - other
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
Service learning 2%
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience 15%
Writing in the disciplines 100%
Undergraduate research/creative projects 8%
Institution is G.I. Bill certified Yes
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program Yes
Institution is SOC Member N/A
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit N/A

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 87%
4-year graduation rate 71%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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