What is the Faculty Composition Like at Ashford University?
Check out the information on class structures and faculty to get a feel for the academic life at Ashford University.
Why Ashford University'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 Ashford University.
Average Teacher to Student Ratio
Student to faculty ratio at Ashford University is on par with the national average of 14 students for every one instructional faculty member, at 14:1. This ratio is a standard metric used to gauge the number of teaching resources a school provides for its students.
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 Ashford University as primarily performing research or public service.
|Total||Full Time||Part Time||Percent Full Time|
|Total of Instructional Employees||3,457||272||3,185||7.9%|
|Total of Those With Faculty Status||3,457||272||3,185||7.9%|
|On Tenure Track||-||-||-||-|
|Not on Tenure Track||3,457||272||3,185||7.9%|
|Without Faculty Status||-||-||-||-|
This College Among the Worst for Full-Time Teachers
Ashford University's use of full-time instructors ranks among the nation's lowest, with only 8.0% of instructors teaching on a full-time basis.