Furman University

School Info

Institution Type
4 year Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting
Suburb
Student Teacher Ratio
11:1
Student Population
2,962
Campus Size
Small

Degrees Issued

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree

Contact Info

3300 Poinsett Highway, Greenville, South Carolina 29613-6162
(864) 294-2000

  • South Carolina 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 Furman University Faculty Salaries

Instructors
$51,169
Lecturers
$0
Assistant Professors
$57,107
Associate Professors
$78,262
Professors
$99,293

Furman University Faculty by Function

Instructional & Research
237
Executive & Administrative
49
Other Professional
216
Non Professional
324
Total826

Percent Teachers At Furman University

Teachers 28.69%
  • Dark Yellow: Teachers
  • Yellow: Non Teachers

Tenure Status for Instructors & Researchers at the Furman University

Tenured
175
On Tenured Track
48
Not On Tenured Track
6

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

Tenured On Tenure Track Not On Tenure Track
Men 71%
Women 29%
Men 54%
Women 46%
Men 50%
Women 50%
  • Blue Pattern Men
  • Pink Women

Full Time Faculty Minorities at Furman University

Native American
4
Asian
11
African American
48
Hispanic
10
Total73

Part Time Faculty Minorities at the Furman University

Native American
0
Asian
1
African American
3
Hispanic
0
Total4

Full Time Faculty Minorities at Furman University by Gender

Native American Asian African American Hispanic
M 25%
W 75%
M 45%
W 55%
M 52%
W 48%
M 40%
W 60%
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women

Part Time Faculty Minorities at the Furman University by Gender

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

Furman University New Hires

Instructional Facilities Secretarial Services Professional Support
M 39%
W 61%
Total18
M 0%
W 100%
Total1
M 46%
W 54%
Total13
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women
Maintenance Executive & Managerial
M 100%
W 0%
Total1
M 0%
W 0%
Total0

School Overview

U.S. News Furman University School Ranking

Not Ranked

In State Vs. Out of state undergraduates

In State 32%
  • Yellow: In State
  • Dark Yellow: Out Of State

Furman University Retention Rates

Full Time Students Part Time Students
Returning Students 92%
Returning Students 75%
  • Yellow: Returning Students
  • Dark Yellow: Non Returning Students

Furman University Graduation Rates

Full Time Students Part Time Students
Graduated Students 80%
Graduated Students 85%
  • Yellow: Graduated Students
  • Dark Yellow: Non Graduated Students

Furman University Overall Graduation Rates

Graduated Students 85%
  • Graduated Students
  • Non Graduated Students

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