Academic Program

Student-faculty ratio

Student-faculty ratio is currently around 9 to 1.


Average class size

Gettysburg has an average class size of 17. Over twenty percent of class sections have fewer than 10 students enrolled. About seventy percent of class sections have fewer than 20 students enrolled.


Degrees awarded by major

In 2017-2018, 604 students earned bachelor’s degrees, 92 of whom had double majors or triple majors. The most popular majors were: Economics (including Mathematical Economics), Political Science, Organization & Management Studies, Health Sciences, Psychology, Biology (including Biochemistry and Molecular Biology), English, and History.


Minors granted by departments

During the 2017-2018 academic year, a total of 382 minors were awarded to 314 students, including 58 students with double minors and 5 students with triple minors. Most popular minors are: Business, Educational Studies, Spanish, Peace & Justice Studies, Political Science, and Mathematics.