Student to Faculty Ratio
For the academic year 2019-2020, the average student to faculty ratio of Georgia Colleges is 15.76 to 1. It indicates that there are about 16 students for every one instructional faculty and staff. For public schools, the ratio is 17.19 to 1 and 15.08 for private schools. Following table and chart illustrate the student to faculty ratio of Georgia Colleges by school controls and levels.
|Average||Public Schools||Private Schools|
|4 Years (or high)||15.91 to 1||18.63 to 1||14.17 to 1|
|2-4 Years||15.67 to 1||15.38 to 1||15.90 to 1|
|Less than 2 Years||15.57 to 1||-||15.57 to 1|
|Average||15.76 to 1||17.19 to 1||15.08 to 1|
|Student-to-faculty ratio: total students not in graduate or professional programs divided by total instructional staff not teaching in graduate or professional programs.|
There are 36,367 instructional staffs including professors, faculties, instructors, and teaching staffs with full-time or part-time status in Georgia Colleges. By school type, 25,388 instructional staffs are working for public schools and 10,979 for private schools. By employment status, there are 21,713 full-time and 14,654 part-time faculties in Georgia Colleges. Next table and chart shows the number of instructional staffs by school type, levels, and employment status.
|Total||Public Schools||Private Schools|
|4 Years (or high)||18,335||9,478||12,861||5,355||5,474||4,123|
|Less than 2 Years||215||143||0||0||215||143|