What are the Student to Faculty Ratios Like at Kean?
Check out the information on class structures and faculty to get a feel for the academic life at Kean University.
Why Kean's Faculty Composition Matters to You
Use the student to faculty ratio, as well as the faculty composition to get an idea of how much attention you'll receive as an individual student at Kean University.
Below Average Student to Faculty Ratio
Student to faculty ratio is one of the standard metrics used to gauge the number of teaching resources a school provides for its students. With 17 students for every one instructional faculty member, Kean University has more students split among the same faculty when compared to the national average of 14. This metric might be an indicator that larger class sizes may be the norm, especially in introductory courses.
Breakdown of Instructional Staff
The following table shows all the employees the school considers instructional, and therefore, part of the above student-to-faculty ratio. These include both those employees designated as either "primarily instructional" or as "instructional combined with research/public service". It does not include employees that have been identified by Kean University as primarily performing research or public service.
|Total||Full Time||Part Time||Percent Full Time|
|Total of Instructional Employees||1,371||351||1,020||25.6%|
|Total of Those With Faculty Status||1,371||351||1,020||25.6%|
|Non-Tenured Faculty, on Tenure Track||53||53||0||100.0%|
|Not on Tenure Track / No Tenure System||1,084||64||1,020||5.9%|
|Without Faculty Status||-||-||-||-|
Below Average Use of Full-Time Teachers
26.0% of the teaching staff are full time at Kean University, which places this college below average in its use of full-time teachers when compared to a nationwide average.