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Full-Time Faculty

College Transitions provides the percentage of full-time faculty and the percentage of full-time faculty possessing a terminal degree at 364 of the most selective colleges in the U.S.

*Data collected from institutional Common Data Set (CDS) forms for 2019-20.

Table updated August 22, 2020.


Institution% Full-Time Faculty% FT Faculty w/ Terminal Degree
Agnes Scott College69%97%
Albion College73%96%
Alfred University81%97%
Allegheny College75%93%
American University53%94%
Amherst College79%95%
Appalachian State University71%98%
Arizona State University79%89%
Auburn University87%89%
Augustana College (IL)77%90%
Austin College88%92%
Babson College72%87%
Ball State University60%69%
Bard College59%90%
Barnard College70%100%
Baruch College (CUNY)45%94%
Bates College88%98%
Baylor University79%85%
Belmont University43%88%
Beloit College87%95%
Berea College72%66%
Bennington College48%38%
Bentley University63%54%
Binghamton University72%67%
Birmingham Southern College80%84%
Boston College50%47%
Boston University71%91%
Bowdoin College88%100%
Bowling Green State University65%79%
Bradley University52%79%
Brandeis University69%94%
Brigham Young University69%92%
Brooklyn College (CUNY)42%39%
Brown University92%95%
Bryant University53%83%
Bryn Mawr College80%96%
Bucknell University90%95%
Butler University59%86%
California Institute of Technology92%98%
Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo66%75%
Cal Poly, Pomona50%40%
California State University - Fresno52%Not Reported
California State University - Fullerton48%85%
California State Univesrsity - Long Beach44%85%
Calvin College67%91%
Canisius College40%96%
Carleton College82%94%
Carnegie Mellon University91%93%
Case Western Reserve University78%91%
Catholic University54%87%
Centre College87%95%
Chapman University48%86%
Christopher Newport University61%93%
City College (CUNY)34%28%
Claremont McKenna College87%99%
Clark University65%95%
Clarkson University71%60%
Clemson University77%86%
Colby College94%100%
Colgate University94%95%
College of Charleston58%89%
College of New Jersey, The42%93%
College of the Atlantic49%92%
College of the Holy Cross89%95%
College of William & Mary69%96%
Colorado College85%98%
Colorado School of Mines53%92%
Colorado State University74%90%
Columbia UniversityNot ReportedNot Reported
Connecticut College77%95%
Cooper Union28%21%
Cornell College65%99%
Cornell University83%93%
Creighton University64%58%
Dartmouth College78%95%
Davidson College95%97%
Denison University77%99%
DePaul University47%81%
DePauw University87%99%
Dickinson College80%94%
Drake University65%97%
Drew University52%99%
Drexel University56%84%
Duke University95%96%
Duquesne University51%93%
Earlham College90%97%
East Carolina University82%82%
Eckerd College82%88%
Elon University74%86%
Emerson College45%31%
Emory University88%96%
Evergreen State College71%94%
Fairfield University47%91%
Florida Atlantic University62%82%
Florida Institute of Technology61%91%
Florida International University60%84%
Florida State University83%95%
Fordham University40%94%
Franklin & Marshall College83%97%
Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering72%98%
Furman University72%97%
George Mason University48%91%
George Washington University44%94%
Georgetown College53%85%
Georgetown University49%77%
Georgia College79%68%
Georgia Institute of Technology86%88%
Georgia Southern University81%82%
Georgia State University73%91%
Gettysburg College72%98%
Gonzaga University54%87%
Goucher College77%87%
Grinnell College80%99%
Gustavus Adolphus College84%93%
Hamilton College83%96%
Hampshire College51%Not Reported
Harvard University84%73%
Harvey Mudd College89%99%
Haverford College86%98%
Hobart and William Smith Colleges92%98%
Hofstra University39%92%
Hollins University66%99%
Hope College70%Not Reported
Howard University80%93%
Illinois Institute of Technology96%72%
Illinois Wesleyan University68%95%
Indiana University - Purdue U. Indianapolis69%85%
Indiana University Bloomington87%90%
Iowa State University84%93%
Ithaca College69%81%
James Madison University67%76%
Johns Hopkins University96%90%
Kalamazoo College74%94%
Kansas State University88%78%
Kennesaw State University63%79%
Kenyon College81%97%
Kettering University72%89%
Knox College75%93%
Lafayette College82%99%
Lake Forest College56%96%
Lawrence University89%92%
Lehigh University77%95%
Lewis & Clark College49%91%
Louisiana State University88%86%
Louisiana Tech University75%77%
Loyola Marymount University50%96%
Loyola University Chicago50%92%
Loyola University Maryland75%78%
Loyola University New Orleans53%93%
Macalester College78%93%
Marist College42%32%
Marquette University56%88%
Massachusetts Institute of Technology81%74%
Messiah College5%85%
Miami University77%84%
Michigan State University88%90%
Middlebury College88%97%
Milwaukee School of Engineering58%83%
Mississippi State University76%82%
Missouri Univ. of Science and Technology82%94%
Montana State University55%77%
Morehouse College82%Not Reported
Mount Holyoke College77%96%
Muhlenberg College62%55%
New College of Florida73%98%
New Jersey Institute of Technology53%93%
New Mexico State University64%88%
New York University45%94%
North Carolina State University85%91%
Northeastern University74%94%
Northwestern University87%100%
Oberlin CollegeNot ReportedNot Reported
Occidental College75%96%
Oglethorpe University61%97%
Ohio State University74%98%
Ohio University76%77%
Oklahoma State University80%92%
Old Dominion University56%81%
Oregon State University73%83%
Penn State University, University Park89%79%
Pepperdine University50%86%
Pitzer College79%97%
Pomona College78%98%
Princeton University77%93%
Providence College58%93%
Purdue University - West Lafayette88%98%
Ramapo College of New Jersey42%94%
Reed College93%97%
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute91%94%
Rhodes College82%98%
Rice University78%97%
Rochester Institute of Technology73%54%
Rollins College100%92%
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology95%98%
Rutgers University51%99%
Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame63%91%
Samford University66%86%
San Diego State University50%88%
San Francisco State University38%81%
San Jose State University35%Not Reported
Santa Clara University62%93%
Sarah Lawrence College38%32%
Scripps College75%98%
Seattle University69%87%
Seton Hall University48%42%
Sewanee - The University of the South75%93%
Siena College62%93%
Simmons University24%60%
Skidmore College72%87%
Smith College94%98%
Soka University of America62%98%
Southern Methodist University66%85%
Southwestern University71%98%
Spelman College68%90%
St. Lawrence University77%99%
St. Mary's College of Maryland62%98%
St. Olaf College65%94%
Stanford University67%78%
Stevens Institute of Technology67%64%
Stonehill College61%90%
Stony Brook University67%91%
SUNY, Oneonta60%84%
SUNY, Polytechnic Institute47%90%
SUNY, New Paltz52%85%
SUNY, Geneseo62%90%
SUNY, Oswego63%88%
SUNY, Purchase College40%Not Reported
University at Albany (SUNY)56%95%
Susquehanna University61%Not Reported
Swarthmore College88%100%
Syracuse University65%59%
Temple University54%91%
Texas A&M University - College Station85%79%
Texas Christian University66%87%
Texas Tech University89%Not Reported
Thomas Aquinas College81%91%
The Citadel62%94%
The College of Wooster80%98%
Towson University52%78%
Transylvania University76%95%
Trinity College (CT)74%95%
Trinity University73%95%
Truman State University86%86%
Tufts University63%93%
Tulane University63%95%
Union College86%96%
United States Air Force Academy83%52%
United States Coast Guard AcademyNot ReportedNot Reported
United States Merchant Marine Academy86%Not Reported
United States Military Academy100%48%
United States Naval Academy94%66%
University at Buffalo (SUNY)72%97%
University of Alabama75%86%
University of Arizona85%94%
University of Arkansas84%83%
University of California, Berkeley65%99%
University of California, Davis74%69%
University of California, Irvine82%98%
University of California, Los Angeles90%98%
University of California, Merced93%86%
University of California, Riverside84%98%
University of California, San Diego84%98%
University of California, Santa Barbara86%100%
University of California, Santa Cruz72%98%
University of Central Florida76%64%
University of Chicago72%85%
University of Cincinnati59%84%
University of Colorado Boulder72%87%
University of Connecticut80%93%
University of Dallas72%93%
University of Dayton61%87%
University of Delaware72%91%
University of Denver51%90%
University of Florida86%90%
University of Georgia88%95%
University of Hawaii at Manoa82%88%
University of Houston64%88%
University of Illinois at Chicago74%87%
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign100%94%
University of Iowa87%89%
University of Kansas87%95%
University of Kentucky67%93%
University of Louisville55%87%
University of Maine62%87%
University of Mary Washington65%90%
University of Maryland, Baltimore County60%85%
University of Maryland, College Park72%92%
University of Massachusetts Amherst82%93%
University of Memphis60%71%
University of Miami67%91%
University of Michigan82%92%
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities69%56%
University of Minnesota, Morris76%94%
University of Mississippi78%62%
University of Missouri, Columbia96%86%
University of Missouri, Kansas City49%88%
University of Montana64%79%
University of Nebraska - Lincoln95%77%
University of Nevada - Las Vegas55%91%
University of Nevada - Reno59%87%
University of New Hampshire75%81%
University of New Mexico74%77%
University of North Carolina at Asheville68%88%
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill71%84%
University of North Carolina at Charlotte70%85%
University of North Carolina at Greensboro75%81%
University of North Carolina at Wilmington62%82%
University of North Texas64%84%
University of Notre Dame88%90%
University of Oklahoma82%87%
University of Oregon70%95%
University of Pennsylvania81%100%
University of Pittsburgh78%93%
University of Portland53%83%
University of Puget Sound79%90%
University of Rhode Island66%85%
University of Richmond68%93%
University of RochesterNot ReportedNot Reported
University of San Diego50%94%
University of San Francisco41%96%
University of Scranton60%87%
University of South Carolina70%90%
University of South Florida67%82%
University of Southern California62%92%
University of Tennessee - Knoxville89%86%
University of Tennessee - Chattanooga67%82%
University of Texas at Austin, The82%90%
University of Texas at Dallas, The68%87%
University of the Pacific48%89%
University of Utah17%87%
University of Vermont77%84%
University of Virginia95%94%
University of Washington75%82%
University of Wisconsin - Madison83%91%
University of Wyoming99%85%
Vanderbilt University79%96%
Vassar College82%89%
Villanova University60%88%
Virginia Commonwealth University60%72%
Virginia Military Institute73%97%
Virginia Tech90%89%
Wabash College82%100%
Wake Forest University75%94%
Washington & Jefferson College74%93%
Washington & Lee University78%94%
Washington State University72%88%
Washington University in St. Louis67%94%
Wellesley College88%93%
Wesleyan University87%92%
West Chester University of Pennsylvania70%84%
West Virginia University77%60%
Western Washington University68%88%
Wheaton College (IL)64%95%
Wheaton College (MA)76%91%
Whitman College75%92%
Whittier College70%96%
Willamette University70%98%
Williams College82%97%
Wittenberg University62%91%
Wofford College81%72%
Worcester Polytechnic Institute83%90%
Xavier University48%77%
Yale University66%93%
Yeshiva University43%81%
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