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The Eastern Connecticut State University Student to Faculty Ratio & Faculty Composition

Does Eastern Connecticut State University 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 Eastern Connecticut State University .

Amount of Faculty Here is About Average

Student to faculty ratio at Eastern Connecticut State University is on par with the national average of 15 students for every one instructional faculty member, at 15 :1. This ratio is a standard metric used to gauge the number of teaching resources a school provides for its students.

Instructional Staff at the College

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 Eastern Connecticut State University as primarily performing research or public service.

TotalFull TimePart TimePercent Full Time
Total of Instructional Employees47019028040.4%
Total of Those With Faculty Status190190-100.0%
Tenured Faculty146146-100.0%
On Tenure Track4040-100.0%
Not on Tenure Track44-100.0%
Without Faculty Status280-280-
Graduate Assistants----

Number of Full-Time Teachers is Average

At Eastern Connecticut State University ,40.0% of the teaching staff are full time, which is on average when compared nationally.

Average Reliance on Part-Time Teachers

60.0% of the teaching staff at Eastern Connecticut State University are part-time non-faculty or non-tenure track faculty. This use of adjuncts is on par with the national average of 51.4% .

Colleges often use part-time professors and adjuncts to teach courses, rather than full-time faculty. This hiring practice is primarily a way to save money amid increasingly tight budgets. However, it is a controversial practice with strong views on either side. We encourage you to understand this topic more deeply, and how the colleges you are interested in approach faculty hiring. It's your education and your money on the line. Make sure you know what you are getting for it.

Additional Information

Reliance on Graduate Assistants Unknown

We were not able to determine Eastern Connecticut State University's reliance on graduate students.

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