Colleges with Low Student to Faculty Ratio in Massachusetts
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 Massachusetts. Massachusetts Institute of Technology has the lowest students to faculty ratio of 3 to 1 where 1,681 faculty or instructional staffs teach 11,254 undergraduate students in Massachusetts.
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.
The 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 in Massachusetts.
|Name||Student to Faculty Ratio||# of Students||# of Full-time Faculty||# of Part-time Faculty|
|1||Massachusetts Institute of Technology||3 to 1||11,254||1,375||306|
|2||Simmons University||6 to 1||6,263||224||648|
|3||Williams College||6 to 1||1,987||317||69|
|4||Amherst College||7 to 1||1,745||262||17|
|5||Harvard University||7 to 1||30,391||2,120||335|
|6||Wellesley College||8 to 1||2,280||329||85|
|7||Mount Holyoke College||9 to 1||2,040||212||19|
|8||Regis College||9 to 1||3,460||124||238|
|9||Smith College||9 to 1||2,504||313||80|
|10||Tufts University||9 to 1||12,219||917||509|