All About Academics
What's the point of going to college without academics? Find out more about the faculty and staff, what majors and fields of study are offered at this college, and information on online classes if offered. Here are some of the things you'll learn in this section.
- The student to faculty (instructor) ratio.
- The Majors offered at this college.
- What online and distance learning options are available.
The total number of instructional staff teaching the 1,355 undergraduate students at Briarcliffe College is 212. When this is adjusted to account for those with part-time status, the result is the "full-time equivalent" (FTE) count. Using the FTE count for students and staff results in a "student to instructor" ratio of 13 to 1 which makes Briarcliffe College better than the typical college regarding instructional attention.
|For every instructor (FTE) at Briarcliffe College, there are 13 undergraduate students (FTE). This ratio is better than the typical college concerning instructional attention.|
|A slim percentage of the instructors (13.0%) are full-time.|
All of the 212 instructors are "lecturers" rather than "faculty".
The Most Popular Majors Students Choose
Briarcliffe College offers 11 distinct undergraduate degrees, concentrated into 11 majors within 6 broad fields of study. Across all fields of study, Briarcliffe College awarded 525 undergraduate degrees in 2015 - 2016.
|Most Popular Majors||Associates Graduations||Bachelors Graduations||All Graduations|
|Business Administration & Management||57||96||153|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||56||66||122|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||0||74||74|
|Design & Applied Arts||25||34||59|
|Legal Support Services||19||13||32|
Additional Questions to Ask
- Are you looking for a lot of flexibility? Does this college offer online or summer classes that might help you finish your degree?
- Interested in graduate school? How many students from this college go on to achieve additional degrees?
- Will a degree from this school land you a job? How many graduates were employed full time a year after graduating?