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Fairfield University
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  • 4 Year
  • FAIRFIELD, CT

Fairfield University Academics

Fairfield Academic Statistics

Academics
grade A minus
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
83%
National
49%
Full-Time Retention Rate
90%
Part-Time Retention Rate
0%
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$284
National
$1,524
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    Yes
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

About the Classes

Class Size Breakdown
  • 2-19 students
    46%
  • 20-39
    52%
  • 40-99
    2%
  • 100+
    0%
97%
of students say they attend class. 30 responses

Fairfield Professors

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
12:1
Female Professors
56%
Male Professors
44%
Average Professor Salary
$129,396
Poll
63%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions. 30 responses
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    4%
  • Asian American
    7%
  • Hispanic
    3%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    5%
  • Multiracial
    0%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    1%
  • White
    80%

Get Recruited

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
81%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach. 53 responses
Poll
79%
of students say professors care about their students' success. 53 responses
Poll
75%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand. 53 responses
Poll
81%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed. 53 responses

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