William Peace University Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at William Peace University is 14:1, and the school has 54.8 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at William Peace University include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Psychology; Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences; Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs; and Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 67.3 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts Philosophy
Humanities Sciences (biological or physical)
Computer literacy History
Mathematics Social science
English (including composition)
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 14:1
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, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 31%
Psychology 15%
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 12%
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 8%
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 8%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Bachelor's
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
First-year experiences 42%
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience 100%
Writing in the disciplines 100%
Undergraduate research/creative projects 36%
Institution is G.I. Bill certified Yes
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program Yes
Institution is SOC Member No
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit Yes

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 67%
4-year graduation rate 32%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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