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Colleges with Low Student to Faculty Ratio in Virginia

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 Virginia. University of Richmond has the lowest students to faculty ratio of 8 to 1 where 627 faculty or instructional staffs teach 4,056 undergraduate students in Virginia.
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 Virginia.
Colleges with Low Student to Faculty Ratio in Virginia
NameStudent to Faculty Ratio# of Students# of Full-time Faculty# of Part-time Faculty
1University of Richmond
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsUniversity of Richmond, VA
8 to 14,056427200
2Washington and Lee University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsLexington, VA
8 to 12,18325190
3University of Lynchburg
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsLynchburg, VA
10 to 12,692184108
4Shenandoah University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsWinchester, VA
10 to 14,174252202
5William & Mary
Public, four-yearsWilliamsburg, VA
11 to 18,939694166
6Mary Baldwin University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsStaunton, VA
11 to 12,11092307
7Randolph-Macon College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsAshland, VA
11 to 11,55411663
8Roanoke College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsSalem, VA
11 to 11,92016428
9University of Virginia's College at Wise
Public, four-yearsWise, VA
11 to 11,90510339
10Virginia Military Institute
Public, four-yearsLexington, VA
11 to 11,69814244