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LIU Post at a Glance

Enrollment

 

Fall 2012 Student Enrollment1 — Credit and Non-Credit

 


Undergraduate

Graduate

Undergraduate/
Graduate Total

Early College
Programs

Continuing2

Education

Grand
Total
LIU Post 4,429 2,697 7,126 4,229 6,500 24,981

 

1 Figures are as of the end of the eighth week of classes.
2 Continuing Education counts are estimated.

Degrees Offered

 

Degree and Certificate Programs Registered by the New York State Education Department


Assoc.

Bach.
Under.
Cert.

Dual

Master
Adv.
Cert.

Doctoral

Total
LIU Post 1 86 2 26 61 19 3 198
LIU Post at NYU 2 2

Degrees Awarded1

 

September 1, 2010 to August 31, 2011


Associate's
Degrees

Bachelor's
Degrees

Master's
Degrees


Certificates

Doctoral
Degrees
First-
Professional
Degrees


Total
LIU Post
2 881 983 156 26 2,045

1Dual degrees awarded are counted as separate bachelor's and master's degrees.

Average Class Size1 & Student/Faculty Ratio

Average
Undergraduate
Class Size1
Average
Graduate
Class Size1
Overall
Student/Faculty
Ratio
LIU Post 19.1 12.0 12:1

1Excludes independent studies, music lessons, internships and student-teaching classes.

Full-Time Faculty by Rank

Senior
Prof.

Prof.
Assoc.
Prof.
Assist.
Prof.

Instr.
Visiting
Prof.

Total
LIU Post 10 103 125 60 1 3 302

Note: Includes faculty members on sabbatical.

Housing

8 residence halls for 1,550 students

Accreditation

Commission of Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. All academic programs are registered with the New York State Department of Education.

Affiliation

Private, nonsectarian, coeducational, independent, liberal arts based.

Specialized and Professional Accreditation

The academic programs of LIU Post are registered with the New York State Education Department and accredited by the Commission of Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. In addition to the entire University, various other academic programs are specially accredited by professional organizations, signifying they meet the highest standards of educational quality as determined by leaders in the field. Organizations that professionally accredit LIU Post programs are:

  • AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
  • American Art Therapy Association
  • Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education, American Dietetic Association
  • Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs
  • American Library Association
  • American Psychological Association
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (in cooperation with the Council on Accreditation of the American Health Information Management Association)
  • Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Council on Social Work Education
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
  • National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences
  • National Association of Schools of Public Affairs & Administration
  • Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC)

Program with Special Approval

Chemistry – Program Approved by American Chemical Society