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 617 faculty or instructional staffs teach 4,002 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.
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 RichmondPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsUniversity of Richmond, VA8 to 14,002409208
2Washington and Lee UniversityPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLexington, VA8 to 12,22324069
3Eastern Mennonite UniversityPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHarrisonburg, VA9 to 11,4449588
4Mary Baldwin UniversityPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsStaunton, VA10 to 11,90298246
5Virginia Military InstitutePublic, 4 or more yearsLexington, VA10 to 11,68514355
6College of William and MaryPublic, 4 or more yearsWilliamsburg, VA11 to 18,817702182
7Hampden-Sydney CollegePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHampden-Sydney, VA11 to 11,0721038
8University of LynchburgPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLynchburg, VA11 to 13,08119072
9Randolph-Macon CollegePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAshland, VA11 to 11,48810759
10Roanoke CollegePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSalem, VA11 to 12,01417343