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Student/Faculty Ratio

34. Full-time student equivalents (FTSE) divided by full-time equivalent (FTE) faculty.

  Fall 2000 Fall 2011 Fall 2012 % Change
Fall 2000 to
Fall 2012
FTSE FTFE Ratio FTSE FTFE Ratio FTSE FTFE Ratio
FTSE/FTFE Ratio 5,218 241 22:1 6,242 309 20:1 6,323 300 21:1 - 2.4% 
 

Tenured/Tenure-Track FTE Faculty

Out-Of-State Peers   Fall 2000 Fall 2011 Fall 2012 Point Change
Fall 2000 to
Fall 2012
36. Percent of FTE teaching faculty who are tenured/tenure-track 60.1% 59.0% 61.7% 1.6
 

Faculty Rank

  Teaching Assistants Other Faculty Instructor Assistant
Professor
Associate
Professor
Professor
40. Faculty Rank (Fall 2012)
Faculty Ethnicity
Total* 9 186 0 76 58 60
White 8 164 0 60 53 54
African American 0 2 0 3 1 0
Hispanic 0 14 0 2 0 1
Asian 0 2 0 9 3 4
International 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other 1 4 0 2 1 1
Faculty Gender
Male 6 78 0 48 36 44
Female 3 108 0 28 22 16
*Hispanic faculty members, except international ones, are counted as Hispanic. Faculty who are "Multi-Racial one of which is African American" are included with the African American faculty. Asian includes Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islanders. "Other" includes American Indian, Alaskan Native, Unknown, and two or more races, excluding African American. International faculty are shown as a separate category.
 

Faculty Salary by Rank

  FY 2002 FY 2011 FY 2012 % Change
FY 2002 to
FY 2012
National Average
(FY 2012)
% National Average
41. Faculty Salary Comparisons
Professor $63,213 $81,741 $84,079 33.0% $107,831 78%
Associate Professor $52,050 $64,115 $65,662 26.2% $76,921 85%
Assistant Professor $45,277 $58,770 $61,180 35.1% $64,952 94%
Instructor $0 $0 N/A $45,057 0%
 

Appropriated Funds per FTE Faculty

54. State appropriations divided by full-time equivalent students and annual full-time equivalent teaching faculty.

  FY 2001 FY 2012 FY 2013 % Change
FY 2001 to
FY 2013
Appropriated funds per FTE faculty $64,081 $59,741 $60,853 - 5.0%
 

Total Revenue per FTE Teaching Faculty

  FY 2000 FY 2012 FY 2013 % Change
FY 2000 to
FY 2013
57. Total revenue
Per FTE faculty $115,174 $159,206 $175,231 52.1%
 

Federal and Private Research

  FY 2001 FY 2011 FY 2012 % Change
FY 2001 to
FY 2012
45. Federal and private research expenditures per FTE faculty $21,507 $12,193 $13,702 - 36.3%
 
  FY 2007 FY 2011 FY 2012 FY 2013 % Change
FY 2007 to
FY 2013
49. Faculty holding extramural research grants
Number 30 39 40 N/A
Percent 16.4% 20.1% 20.6% N/A
 

  Fall 2000 Fall 2012 Fall 2013 %/Point Change
Fall 2000 to
Fall 2013
42. Endowed Professorships and Chairs 1 20 N/A
Percent unfilled 100% 10% % N/A
Percent of total tenured/tenure-track faculty 0.5% 10.3% % N/A
 

43. Nobel Prize Winners and National Academies

  Fall 2011 Fall 2012 Fall 2013 % Change
Fall 2011 to
Fall 2013
 

44. Other Faculty Awards

  FY 2012 FY 2013 % Change FY 2012 to FY 2013