University of Colorado--Colorado Springs Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at University of Colorado--Colorado Springs is 18:1, and the school has 43.9 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at University of Colorado--Colorado Springs include: Business Administration, Management and Operations; Social Sciences, General; Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General; Communication and Media Studies; and Psychology, General. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 68.3 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Humanities Sciences (biological or physical)
Mathematics History
English (including composition) Social science
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 18:1
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, Management and Operations 20%
Social Sciences, General 14%
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General 12%
Communication and Media Studies 9%
Psychology, General 8%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate - professional practice, 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
Learning communities N/A
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 68%
4-year graduation rate 23%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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