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Students

Enrollment by campus – Fall 2013

Beirut

4,71458%

Byblos

3,43242%

Total8,146

Enrollment by gender – Fall 2013

Male

4,07650%

Female

4,07050%

Total8,146

Enrollment by level – Fall 2013

Undergraduate

7,41891%

Graduate

5246%

Doctoral – Professional Practice

2043%

Total8,146

Enrollment by academic unit – Fall 2013

Business

2,68933.0%

Arts & Sciences

2,31028.4%

Engineering

1,20814.8%

Architecture & Design

1,13914.0%

Pharmacy

4405.4%

Medicine

1742.1%

No College Designated

971.2%

Nursing

891.1%

Total8,146

Enrollment by place of origin – Fall 2013

Lebanon

6,53280.19%

Rest of Middle East

5767.07%

North America

5707.00%

Europe and Caucusus

2292.81%

Africa

1011.24%

Central and South America

971.19%

Australia

350.43%

Asia

50.06%

Under Study

10.01%

Total8,146

Degrees granted – AY 2012–2013

Bachelor’s

1,58784%

Master’s

203 11%

Doctorate - Professional Practice

50 3%

Postbachelor’s Certificate

26 1%

Associate

23 1%

Total1,889

Faculty & Staff

Full-time faculty by rank – Fall 2013

Assistant Professor

113 36%

Associate Professor

84 27%

Professor

3311%

Instructor

3311%

Lecturer

206%

Senior Instructor

155%

Others with Faculty Position

11 3%

Assistant Instructor

31%

Total312

Full-time faculty by nationality – Fall 2013

Lebanese

150 48%

Dual-Nationality

123 39%

Non-Lebanese

39 13%

Total312

Full-time faculty by gender – Fall 2013

Male

185 59%

Female

127 41%

Total312

Part-time faculty by gender – Fall 2013

Male

186 42%

Female

260 58%

Total446

Full-time staff by gender – Fall 2013

Male

28048%

Female

30852%

Total588

Part-time staff by gender – Fall 2013

Male

7457%

Female

5643%

Total130

Financial Aid

Headcount - AY 2012-2013

Work Aid

1,752 28.1%

Grants

1,629 26.1%

Loans

1,182 18.9%

Honor Scholarships-SP

597 9.6%

Student Employment

576 9.2%

Graduate Assistantship

192 3.1%

Dependents Grants

98 1.6%

School of Medicine

78 1.3%

Merit Scholarhsip

75 1.2%

School of Nursing

42 0.7%

Pharm D

18 0.3%

Total6,239

Amount in $ – AY 2012-2013

Work Aid

5,900,000 32.0%

Grants

4,508,000 24.4%

Loans

2,102,310 11.4%

Dependents Grants

1,702,200 9.2%

Merit Scholarhsip

1,260,000 6.8%

Graduate Assistantship

954,450 5.2%

Student Employment

696,290 3.8%

School of Medicine

597,300 3.2%

Honor Scholarships-SP

360,000 1.9%

School of Nursing

322,387 1.7%

Pharm D

75,212 0.4%

Total18,478,149

Library

Library Holdings – AY 2012–2013

Print Books480,202
e-Books111,080
Print Journals718
e-Journals (Full text)59,736
Non-print (e.g., maps, videos, slides)16,554
Online databases119
Open Access databases34

This information is provided by Institutional Research and Assessment.


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