Student to Faculty Ratio
For the academic year 2019-2020, the average student to faculty ratio of New York Colleges is 13.65 to 1. It indicates that there are about 14 students for every one instructional faculty and staff. For public schools, the ratio is 16.02 to 1 and 12.86 for private schools. Following table and chart illustrate the student to faculty ratio of New York Colleges by school controls and levels.
|Average||Public Schools||Private Schools|
|4 Years (or high)||13.08 to 1||15.44 to 1||12.50 to 1|
|2-4 Years||14.60 to 1||18.57 to 1||11.93 to 1|
|Less than 2 Years||13.93 to 1||13.77 to 1||13.98 to 1|
|Average||13.65 to 1||16.02 to 1||12.86 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 128,450 instructional staffs including professors, faculties, instructors, and teaching staffs with full-time or part-time status in New York Colleges. By school type, 50,755 instructional staffs are working for public schools and 77,695 for private schools. By employment status, there are 63,196 full-time and 65,254 part-time faculties in New York 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)||55,995||51,309||16,345||16,672||39,650||34,637|
|Less than 2 Years||689||890||114||266||575||624|