University of Nebraska--Kearney Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at University of Nebraska--Kearney is 16:1, and the school has 41 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at University of Nebraska--Kearney include: Business Administration and Management, General; Elementary Education and Teaching; Operations Management and Supervision; Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies; and Family and Consumer Economics and Related Services, Other. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 80.3 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
Foreign languages
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
Business Administration and Management, General 13%
Elementary Education and Teaching 11%
Operations Management and Supervision 10%
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 6%
Family and Consumer Economics and Related Services, Other 5%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Bachelor's, Master's, Post-master's certificate
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 N/A
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit No

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 80%
4-year graduation rate 22%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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