What is the faculty composition at Alvin Community College ?
Check out the information on class structures and faculty to get a feel for the academic life at Alvin Community College .
Good Student to Faculty Ratio
Alvin Community College , with 12 students for every instructional faculty member, has more professors per student than the national average, which is 15 students for every one instructor. This student to faculty ratio is one of the standard metrics used to gauge the number of teaching resources a school provides for its students, and therefore, the individualized attention or quality of instruction the student might receive.
Instructional Staff at the College
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 Alvin Community College as primarily performing research or public service.
|Total||Full Time||Part Time||Percent Full Time|
|Total of Instructional Employees||469||113||356||24.1%|
|Total of Those With Faculty Status||461||105||356||22.8%|
|On Tenure Track||35||35||0||100.0%|
|Not on Tenure Track||360||4||356||1.1%|
|Without Faculty Status||8||8||0||100.0%|
Fewer Full-Time Teachers Than Most
Alvin Community College's use of full-time instructors ranks among the nation's lowest, with only 24.0% of instructors teaching on a full-time basis.