University of Maryland--Eastern Shore Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at University of Maryland--Eastern Shore is 16:1, and the school has 54.6 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at University of Maryland--Eastern Shore include: Criminal Justice/Police Science; Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other; Business Administration and Management, General; Biology/Biological Sciences, General; and English Language and Literature, General. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 68 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts Foreign languages
Mathematics Sciences (biological or physical)
English (including composition) History
Philosophy Social science
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 16:1
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
Criminal Justice/Police Science 14%
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 14%
Business Administration and Management, General 13%
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 11%
English Language and Literature, General 9%

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
Institution is G.I. Bill certified Yes
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program No
Institution is SOC Member Yes
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit Yes

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 68%
4-year graduation rate 14%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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