The Auburn University Student to Faculty Ratio & Faculty Composition

Does Auburn have a good student to faculty ratio?

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 Auburn .

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 19 students for every one instructional faculty member, Auburn University has more students split among the same faculty when compared to the national average of 15 . 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 Auburn University as primarily performing research or public service.

TotalFull TimePart TimePercent Full Time
Total of Instructional Employees1,6641,42823685.8%
  Total of Those With Faculty Status1,6641,42823685.8%
    Tenured Faculty711710199.9%
    On Tenure Track351351-100.0%
    Not on Tenure Track60236723561.0%
  Without Faculty Status----
  Graduate Assistants807-807-

Do You Like Being Taught by Full-Time Teachers? Then You're Picking the Right School.

Auburn University's utilization of full-time teaching staff ranks among the highest in the nation, with 86.0% of instructors employed full time.

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