Fairfield University

School Info

Institution Type
4 year Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting
Suburb
Student Teacher Ratio
12:1
Student Population
5,074
Campus Size
Midsize

Degrees Issued

  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate

Contact Info

1073 N Benson Rd, Fairfield, Connecticut 06824-5195
(203) 254-4000

  • Connecticut Schools
  • Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics in 2010

Statistics

Faculty Overview

Average Fairfield University Faculty Salaries

Instructors
$49,631
Lecturers
$0
Assistant Professors
$70,317
Associate Professors
$83,748
Professors
$109,955

Fairfield University Faculty by Function

Instructional & Research
329
Executive & Administrative
108
Other Professional
221
Non Professional
213
Total871

Percent Teachers At Fairfield University

Teachers 37.77%
  • Dark Yellow: Teachers
  • Yellow: Non Teachers

Tenure Status for Instructors & Researchers at the Fairfield University

Tenured
160
On Tenured Track
73
Not On Tenured Track
20

Tenure Status for instructors & Researchers at the Fairfield University by Gender

Tenured On Tenure Track Not On Tenure Track
Men 57%
Women 43%
Men 42%
Women 58%
Men 40%
Women 60%
  • Blue Pattern Men
  • Pink Women

Full Time Faculty Minorities at Fairfield University

Native American
2
Asian
26
African American
26
Hispanic
31
Total85

Part Time Faculty Minorities at the Fairfield University

Native American
1
Asian
3
African American
3
Hispanic
8
Total15

Full Time Faculty Minorities at Fairfield University by Gender

Native American Asian African American Hispanic
M 0%
W 100%
M 58%
W 42%
M 58%
W 42%
M 55%
W 45%
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women

Part Time Faculty Minorities at the Fairfield University by Gender

Native American Asian African American Hispanic
M 100%
W 0%
M 67%
W 33%
M 33%
W 67%
M 63%
W 38%
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women

Fairfield University New Hires

Instructional Facilities Secretarial Services Professional Support
M 56%
W 44%
Total18
M 0%
W 0%
Total0
M 67%
W 33%
Total9
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women
Maintenance Executive & Managerial
M 0%
W 0%
Total0
M 0%
W 0%
Total0

School Overview

U.S. News Fairfield University School Ranking

Not Ranked

In State Vs. Out of state undergraduates

In State 24%
  • Yellow: In State
  • Dark Yellow: Out Of State

Fairfield University Retention Rates

Full Time Students Part Time Students
Returning Students 88%
Returning Students %
  • Yellow: Returning Students
  • Dark Yellow: Non Returning Students

Fairfield University Graduation Rates

Full Time Students Part Time Students
Graduated Students 75%
Graduated Students 79%
  • Yellow: Graduated Students
  • Dark Yellow: Non Graduated Students

Fairfield University Overall Graduation Rates

Graduated Students 79%
  • Graduated Students
  • Non Graduated Students

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