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By the numbers

COLLEGE OF ARTS & SCIENCES A& S C O L L E G E P R O F I L E

20 15+

4,000

39

DEPARTMENTS DEPARTMENTS

10:1

44

PROGRAMS PROGRAMS 10 OF OF WHICH WHICH ARE ARE [[ 10 INTERDISCIPLINARY ]] INTERDISCIPLINARY

13

UN ND DE ER RG GR RA AD DU UA AT TE ES S U

MAJORS MAJORS

STUDENT TO TO STUDENT FACULTY RATIO RATIO FACULTY

These facilities facilities allow allow centralized centralized These access to specialized equipment access to specialized equipment and services, providing cuttingand services, providing cuttingedge technologies, reagents, edge technologies, reagents, and special special products products needed needed to to and conduct high-quality, interdisciconduct high-quality, interdisciplinary research. research. plinary

MINORS MINORS

60% 6 out of 20

STUDENTS STUDENTS PARTICIPATE PARTICIPATE in internships, internships, in research, and/or and/or research, independent study study independent

97%

DE EP PA AR RT TM ME EN NT T SS D

rank in in the the top top quartile quartile of of their their discipline, discipline, according according rank to Academic Academic Analytics. Analytics. Another Another 5 5 departments departments to are ranked ranked in in the the top top half half of of their their discipline. discipline. are

take classes classes in in Arts Arts & & Sciences Sciences take

NU UM MB BE ER R O OF F D DE EG GR RE EE E SS G GR RA AN NT TE ED D B BY Y SS C CH HO OO OL L N

967

■ Arts Arts & & Sciences Sciences ■ ■ Other University of Miami Miami ■ Other University of Schools and and Colleges Colleges Schools

82.4% IN 2017 2017 IN

RE E SS E EA AR RC CH H R FA C C II LL II T T II E E SS FA

ARTS & & SCIENCES SCIENCES ARTS CONTRIBUTION TO TO CONTRIBUTION UNDERGRADUATE UNDERGRADUATE INSTRUCTION INSTRUCTION

6-year 6-year Graduation Graduation Rate Rate

40% Arts & & Sciences Sciences Arts

YEAR ENDING ENDING YEAR 2017 2017

Other UM Schools & Colleges: Other UM Schools & Colleges:

15 new DE EG GR RE EE EP PR RO OG GR RA AM MS S D have been started in the last years have been started in the last 55 years

AV E ER R AG AG E E AV C L A S S S ZE E :: C L A S S S II Z

A& SS H HA A SS OV OV E ER R A&

50,000 AL LU UM MN N II W WO OR RL LD DW W II D DE E A

Miami Business School Miami Business School School of Communication School of Communication School of Education and School of Education and Human Development Human Development College of Engineering College of Engineering Rosenstiel School of Marine Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science and Atmospheric Science Frost School of Music Frost School of Music School of Nursing and School of Nursing and Health Studies Health Studies

18

UNDERGRADUATE UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT BODY BODY STUDENT

67

%

INCREASE IN IN INTERNSHIPS INTERNSHIPS INCREASE

since the the ASPIRE ASPIRE PROGRAM PROGRAM since began in in 2015 2015 began


A& S ST U D E N T S

STUDENT DIVERSITY

STUDENT R E T E N T I O N R AT E

40

P E R C E N TA G E O F DOCTORAL STUDENTS Fall Semester 2017

% New freshmen & transfer retention rate in 2017

of the A&S student

90.4%

as an ethnic minority

■ Arts & Sciences ■ Other University of Miami Schools and Colleges

Student study abroad experiences:

OVER

400

UBuenos Aires, UCape Town, UGalapagos, UParis, UPrague, URome, and UShanghai

A&S STUDENTS HAVE STUDIED IN

35

33

Up from 88.7% in 2012

%

students participated in Study Abroad Programs in 2017

DIFFERENT COUNTRIES OVER THE PAST THREE YEARS

A& S FAC U LT Y

FAC U LT Y D I V E R S I T Y Increases since 2013

96%

73% 26% 80

Full-time faculty have terminal degrees

African American Tenure-Track Faculty

Women Faculty in Natural Sciences & Mathematics

NEW T R AC K FAC U LT Y

were appointed from 2012 to 2017

PERCENT INCREASES OV E R 3 Y E A R S

22

%

In the Number of Articles

18

%

In the Number of Books

26

%

INCREASE IN G R A N T P RO P O SA L S were submitted by College of Arts and Sciences faculty in FY2017

77 40

Arts and Sciences Faculty serve on editorial boards

Serve as Editors or Associate Editors


A& S G R A N T S A N D F U N D I N G A& S G R A N T S A N D F U N D I N G

55 55

MOMENTUM2 MCOAM UN M2 MEPNATI G C A M PA I G N

$$ $$

6 6

M I L L ION FM O RI L S TLUION DENT

HAVE BEEN SPONSORED BY THEBEEN COLLEGE HAVE SPONSORED THEtravel COLLEGE inBYtheir to present their work since in their travel to2013. present their work since 2013.

N T T FAC U LT Y N T T FAC U LT Y

S U P P O RT AFNODR SSCTH UO D LE A NRT SSHUI P SP O R T AND SCHOLARSHIPS

21 21

$$

FIVE FIVE

New Endowed Chairs New Endowed Chairs and Professorships and Professorships

18 18

M I L L ION FM O RI L A CLAION DEMIC

M I L L ION FM O RI L T HLEION LO W E

PFROORGARCAAMDSE M I C PROGRAMS

AFROTR MTUHSEE LO U MW E A RT M U S E U M

$$

100 100

M I L L ION G I F T

$$

LL FM R OIM D RION . P H I LG L IIPF T AFNRDO M PAT AI L FL R IOPS T DR R I. CPI H

20 20

M I L L ION FM O RI L R ELSION EARCH

A N D PAT R I C I A F R O S T

established the Frost Institutes for Science and Engineering and the Institutes Frost Institute for Chemistry established the Frost for Science and and Molecularand Science Engineering the Frost Institute for Chemistry

AFNODR FA R ECSUE LT A RYC H A N D FA C U LT Y

and Molecular Science

30 30

$$

FAC U LT Y S U P P O RT LTIYV SEU IFAC N I TU I AT S P P O RT IIncreased N I T I AT I V E S travel international

MILLION OM F TIHLE LD IR O . PH NI L L I P

funding tenure-track faculty Increasedfor international travel by nearly for tenure-track faculty funding by nearly

AND PAT S TI L G O F RTIHCEI ADFRR. O PH L IIPF TA N D R I C I the A F creation R O S T G Iof FT is designated to PAT support

60 60

% %

SPONSORED O RHE D RSEPSOENASRC R E S E A RC H

aisminimum of to support the creation of designated with $3 million a minimum of set aside for graduate student with $3support. million set aside for graduate student support.

% 17 17%

Increase since 2013 Increase since 2013 2013 2013

2014 2014

2015 2015

2016 2016

2017 2017

FUNDING FUNDING INCREASED INCREASED to recruit top graduate applicants across the to recruit top graduate disciplines, through applicants acrossthe the competitive Holmes the Fellowships. disciplines, through competitive Holmes Fellowships.

ABOUT MIAMI ABOUT MIAMI AVERAGE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE TEMPERATURE IN MIAMI IN MIAMI

77 77

°F °F

MIAMI AVERAGES MIAMI AVERAGES

249 249

DAYS OF DAYS OF SUNSHINE SUNSHINE PER YEAR PER YEAR

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