Student to faculty ratio
(Indicator Number: 24)

Category: Faculty

What It Measures: Number of faculty available to students.

Data Reporting Lag: The reporting for this indicator has a 2 year difference. The latest data available is from 2018 for the indicator reporting year of 2020

Value Comparison: When comparing this value for Adequacy and Improvement, a lower value is better.

Data Source For Indicator Value: IPEDS

Data Source For Peer Value: IPEDS

Benchmark Set By: Peers


is currently at or below the average of the 3 previous years (16)


is currently at or below the benchmark set by Peers (16)

Bowie State University's peers as of 2015

Humboldt State University
Fitchburg State University
New Jersey City University
William Paterson University of New Jersey
State University of New York at New Paltz
North Carolina Central University
Winston-Salem State University
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
Virginia State University
California State University, Bakersfield

USM Institutions
Student to faculty ratio
(Indicator Number: 24)

Bowie State University 16
Coppin State University 13
Frostburg State University 15
Salisbury University 15
Towson University 17
University of Baltimore 14
University of Maryland, Baltimore 7
University of Maryland, Baltimore County 19
University of Maryland, College Park 18
University of Maryland, Eastern Shore 12