Teaching workload: courses per FTE faculty
(Indicator Number: 55)

Category: Effectiveness & Efficiency

What It Measures: Success in achieving BOR policy of increasing teaching workload

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 higher value is better.

Data Source For Indicator Value: USM: Annual Report on the Instructional Workload of the USM Faculty

Benchmark Set By: Board


is currently at or above the average of the 3 previous years (6.9)


is currently below the the benchmark set by Board (7.5)

USM Institutions
Teaching workload: courses per FTE faculty
(Indicator Number: 55)

Bowie State University 7.5
Coppin State University 9.3
Frostburg State University 7.2
Salisbury University 7.4
Towson University 7.0
University of Baltimore 7.1
University of Maryland, College Park 5.6
University of Maryland, Baltimore County 6.6
University of Maryland, Eastern Shore 7.0