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Posted by on Aug 13, 2013 in Christianity, Culture, Higher Education | 0 comments

Top 20 Christian Colleges in Faculty Resources

Top 20 Christian Colleges in Faculty Resources

Union University

Union University

Faculty Resources is the third of the four categories that are calculated as a part of the overall Faith on View Christian College RankingsPrestige and Student Satisfaction & Success were previously published.Below is the methodological description of this category. For other aspects of the full study please consult the methodology page.

Faculty Resources

A base assumption of these rankings is that the faculty are  the core of an institution. Faculty who are well cared for and not over worked are more able to properly instruct and mentor students. This ranking category takes into account faculty salaries, course size, percent of faculty who are full-time, and student faculty ratios. Future rankings plan on adding to this area faculty teaching loads and percentage of faculty with terminal degrees.

There are six institutions that have ranked in the top 20 of all three categories published so far: 

Pepperdine University, Wheaton College, Calvin College, Thomas Aquinas College, Westmont College, and Providence College.

Thomas Aquinas has finished first in two categories.

 

Top 20 Christian Colleges in Faculty Resources
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Rank      Score      College                                                   Location                         Undergrad Enrollment (Total)
1. 100 Thomas Aquinas College Santa Paula, CA 358
2. 90 The Thomas More College of Liberal Arts Merrimack, NH 80
3. 80 Union University Jackson, TN 2875 (4007)
4. 77 New Saint Andrew’s College Moscow, ID 165 (190)
5. 74 Gutenberg College Eugene, OR 25
6. 72 Pepperdine University Malibu, CA 3474 (7539)
7. 70 Bryan College Dayton, TN 1345 (1466)
8. 69 Berea College Berea, KY 1661
9. 68 Providence College Providence, RI 4174 (4769)
10. 66 Georgetown College Georgetown, KY 1273 (1818)
10. 66 Lipscomb University Nashville, TN 2675 (4010)
10. 66 Samford University Birmingham, AL 2950 (4758)
13. 65 Baylor University Waco, TX 12,575 (15,029)
13. 65 Northwest Nazarene University Nampa, ID 1530 (2260)
15. 64 Mercer University Macon, GA 4404 (8329)
16. 63 Erskine College Due West, SC 560 (773)
17. 62 The Catholic University of America Washington, DC 3633 (6894)
17. 62 Hardin-Simmons University Abilene, TX 1910 (2358)
17. 62 Louisiana College Pineville, LA 1149 (1563)
20. 61 Calvin College Grand Rapids, MI 3873 (3976)
20. 61 Westmont College Santa Barbara, CA 1337 (1341)
20. 61 Wheaton College Wheaton, IL 2433 (3069)

 

Complete Rankings

 

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