Washington College Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Washington College is 12:1, and the school has 60.3 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Washington College include: Social Sciences; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Biological and Biomedical Sciences; Psychology; and History. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 84 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts Foreign languages
Humanities Sciences (biological or physical)
Mathematics Social science
English (including composition)
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
Social Sciences 20%
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 15%
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 11%
Psychology 9%
History 8%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Bachelor's, Master's
Combined-degree programs Nursing 3:2 Program
Student participation in special academic programs
First-year experiences 100%
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience 100%
Undergraduate research/creative projects N/A
Institution is G.I. Bill certified N/A
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program N/A
Institution is SOC Member N/A
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit N/A

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 84%
4-year graduation rate 65%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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