Does Arcadia University have a good student to faculty ratio?
Check out the information on class structures and faculty to get a feel for the academic life at Arcadia University.
Excellent Student to Faculty Ratio
Student to faculty ratio is a common metric used to gauge the number of teaching resources a school provides for its students. With 10 students for every one instructional faculty member, Arcadia University ranks among the best colleges when compared to the national average of 14.
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 Arcadia University as primarily performing research or public service.
|Total||Full Time||Part Time||Percent Full Time|
|Total of Instructional Employees||518||171||347||33.0%|
|Total of Those With Faculty Status||518||171||347||33.0%|
|On Tenure Track||32||32||0||100.0%|
|Not on Tenure Track||406||59||347||14.5%|
|Without Faculty Status||-||-||-||-|
Above Average Use of Part-Time Teachers
33.0% of the teaching staff are full time at Arcadia University, which places this college below average in its use of full-time teachers when compared to a nationwide average.