The Diablo Valley College Student to Faculty Ratio & Faculty Composition

What is the faculty composition at Diablo Valley College ?

Get a feel for student life at Diablo Valley College by checking out the information on classes and faculty below.

Student to Faculty Ratio Here is Low

Diablo Valley College , with 26 students for every instructional faculty member, ranks among the lowest in comparison to the national average of 15 :1. This ratio indicates that the number of students split between the same faculty is much higher than normal, and could mean students will experience larger class sizes and fewer opportunities to connect with professors, 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 Diablo Valley College as primarily performing research or public service.

TotalFull TimePart TimePercent Full Time
Total of Instructional Employees76629347338.3%
  Total of Those With Faculty Status76629347338.3%
    Tenured Faculty197197-100.0%
    On Tenure Track7070-100.0%
    Not on Tenure Track499264735.2%
  Without Faculty Status----
  Graduate Assistants----

Below Average Use of Full-Time Teachers

38.0% of the teaching staff are full time at Diablo Valley College , which places this college below average in its use of full-time teachers when compared to a nationwide average.

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