Academic program

Average class size

Gettysburg has an average class size of 18. Close to 20% of class sections have fewer than 10 students enrolled.

Student-faculty ratio

Student-faculty ratio has been 10 to 1 for years.

Degrees granted by departments

During the 2013-2014 academic year, a total of 750 degrees were awarded to 660 students (90 of whom had double majors). Most popular majors are: Organization & Management Studies, Psychology, Political Science, History, Biology, Health Sciences, English, Economics, and Sociology.

Minors granted by departments

During the 2013-2014 academic year, a total of 380 minors were awarded to 328 students, including 50 students with double minors and 1 student with a triple minor. Most popular minors are: Business, Educational Studies, Spanish, Philosophy, and Political Science.

Participation in High-Impact Learning Experiences

Gettysburg students participate in many high-impact learning experiences such as study abroad, which are associated with a variety of desirable learning and personal development outcomes.