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Colleges with Low Student to Faculty Ratio

This page lists colleges with the lower Student to Faculty Ratio (a faculty teaches/cares less students which means probably more attention/support on each student) in U.S. Loma Linda University has the lowest students to faculty ratio of 3 to 1 where 429 faculty or instructional staffs teach 4,448 undergraduate students in United States. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. We aslo exclude schools which total student population is less than 1,000.
Next table shows the schools that have low Student to Faculty Ratio with total number of students and faculties. Note that the actual ratio is computed based on number of undergraduate students and instructional staffs who teach undergraduate programs. It may differ from the number of faculties shown in below table. You may want to check colleges having the Highest Student to Faculty Ratio.
Colleges with Low Student to Faculty Ratio
NameStudent to Faculty Ratio# of Students# of Full-time Faculty# of Part-time Faculty
1Loma Linda UniversityPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLoma Linda, CA3 to 14,44839732
2Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCambridge, MA3 to 111,5741,365319
3University of ChicagoPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsChicago, IL5 to 117,0022,271425
4Princeton UniversityPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPrinceton, NJ5 to 18,374979182
5Stanford UniversityPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsStanford, CA5 to 117,3813,533482
6Yale UniversityPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Haven, CT6 to 113,4332,927803
7Gallaudet UniversityPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWashington, DC6 to 11,557191-
8Northwestern UniversityPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsEvanston, IL6 to 122,1272,282364
9Simmons UniversityPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBoston, MA6 to 16,0822431,283
10Williams CollegePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWilliamstown, MA6 to 12,14932065