Colleges with Low Student to Faculty Ratio in Pennsylvania

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 Pennsylvania. Carnegie Mellon University has the lowest students to faculty ratio of 5 to 1 where 1,648 faculty or instructional staffs teach 16,002 undergraduate students in Pennsylvania.
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 Pennsylvania.
Colleges with Low Student to Faculty Ratio in Pennsylvania
NameStudent to Faculty Ratio# of Students# of Full-time Faculty# of Part-time Faculty
1Carnegie Mellon University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsPittsburgh, PA
5 to 116,0021,286362
2Allegheny College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsMeadville, PA
8 to 11,35315837
3Bryn Mawr College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsBryn Mawr, PA
8 to 11,74216568
4Gwynedd Mercy University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsGwynedd Valley, PA
8 to 12,09191311
5Haverford College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsHaverford, PA
8 to 11,42116522
6Muhlenberg College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsAllentown, PA
8 to 11,959183139
7University of Pennsylvania
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsPhiladelphia, PA
8 to 128,2012,248288
8Swarthmore College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsSwarthmore, PA
8 to 11,62522622
9Albright College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsReading, PA
9 to 11,49811251
10Bucknell University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsLewisburg, PA
9 to 13,78739817