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Furman University Academics

Academic Statistics

Academics
A
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
84%
National
49%
Full-Time Retention Rate
89%
Part-Time Retention Rate
100%
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$700
National
$1,524
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    Yes
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Distance Education
    No
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

About the Classes

Class Size Breakdown
  • 2-19 students
    54%
  • 20-39
    46%
  • 40-99
    0%
  • 100+
    0%
100%
of students say they attend class.14 responses

About the Professors

Professors
A
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Female Professors
36%
Male Professors
64%
Average Professor Salary
$112,464
Poll
71%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions.14 responses
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    3%
  • Asian American
    6%
  • Hispanic
    1%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    0%
  • Multiracial
    0%
  • Native American
    1%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    0%
  • White
    88%

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
100%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach.32 responses
Poll
94%
of students say professors care about their students' success.32 responses
Poll
94%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand.32 responses
Poll
94%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed.32 responses
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