Radford University Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Radford University is 19:1, and the school has 36 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Radford University include: Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other; Business Administration and Management, General; Physical Education Teaching and Coaching; Psychology, General; and Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. 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)
Mathematics History
English (including composition) Social science
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 19:1
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
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 10%
Business Administration and Management, General 7%
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 7%
Psychology, General 6%
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 6%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Certificate, Bachelor's, Post-bachelor's certificate, Master's, Post-master's certificate, Doctorate - other
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
First-year experiences 81%
Service learning N/A
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience 7%
Writing in the disciplines N/A
Undergraduate research/creative projects N/A
Learning communities 12%
Institution is G.I. Bill certified Yes
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 76%
4-year graduation rate 42%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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