Does University of Rhode Island have a good student to faculty ratio?
Check out the information on class structures and faculty to get a feel for the academic life at University of Rhode Island .
Average Teacher to Student Ratio
Student to faculty ratio at University of Rhode Island is on par with the national average of 15 students for every one instructional faculty member, at 16 :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 University of Rhode Island as primarily performing research or public service.
|Total||Full Time||Part Time||Percent Full Time|
|Total of Instructional Employees||1,156||761||395||65.8%|
|Total of Those With Faculty Status||1,156||761||395||65.8%|
|On Tenure Track||174||174||0||100.0%|
|Not on Tenure Track||592||197||395||33.3%|
|Without Faculty Status||-||-||-||-|
Below Average Use of Part-Timers
University of Rhode Island has more full-time teachers than the average school, with 66.0% of instructors teaching full time.