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 above the average of the 3 previous years (17)


is currently above the benchmark set by Peers (16 )

University of Maryland, College Park's peers as of 2015

University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Los Angeles
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Ohio State University (The)
Pennsylvania State University (The)
University of Washington - Seattle
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

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