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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 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 Richmond
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsUniversity of Richmond, VA
8 to 14,002409208
2Washington and Lee University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLexington, VA
8 to 12,22324069
3Eastern Mennonite University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHarrisonburg, VA
9 to 11,4449588
4Mary Baldwin University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsStaunton, VA
10 to 11,90298246
5Virginia Military Institute
Public, 4 or more yearsLexington, VA
10 to 11,68514355
6William & Mary
Public, 4 or more yearsWilliamsburg, VA
11 to 18,817702182
7Hampden-Sydney College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHampden-Sydney, VA
11 to 11,0721038
8University of Lynchburg
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLynchburg, VA
11 to 13,08119072
9Randolph-Macon College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAshland, VA
11 to 11,48810759
10Roanoke College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSalem, VA
11 to 12,01417343