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Students

Enrollment by campus – Fall 2014

Beirut

4,56756%

Byblos

3,65444%

Total8,221

Enrollment by gender – Fall 2014

Male

4,13350.3%

Female

4,08849.7%

Total8,221

Enrollment by level – Fall 2014

Undergraduate

7,46390.8%

Graduate

5416.6%

Doctoral – Professional Practice

2172.6%

Total8,221

Enrollment by academic unit – Fall 2014

Business

2,54730.98%

Arts & Sciences

2,35328.62%

Engineering

1,31916.04%

Architecture & Design

1,12213.65%

Pharmacy

4545.52%

Medicine

1852.25%

No College Designated

1431.74%

Nursing

951.16%

Graduate Studies and Research

30.05%

Total8,221

Enrollment by place of origin – Fall 2014

Lebanon

6,65180.90%

Rest of Middle East

5756.99%

North America

5406.57%

Europe and Caucusus

2102.56%

Africa

1071.30%

Central and South America

951.16%

Australia

380.46%

Asia

40.05%

Others

10.01%

Total8,221

Degrees granted from July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014

Bachelor’s

1,71884.34%

Master’s

218 10.70%

Doctorate - Professional Practice

61 2.99%

Postbachelor’s Certificate

25 1.23%

Associate

15 0.74%

Total2,037

Faculty & Staff

Full-time faculty by rank – Fall 2014

Assistant Professor

119 39%

Associate Professor

87 29%

Professor

3010%

Instructor

3010%

Lecturer

196%

Senior Instructor

175%

Assistant Instructor

21%

Total304

Full-time faculty by nationality – Fall 2014

Lebanese

196 64%

International

99 33%

Arabs

9 3%

Total304

Full-time faculty by gender – Fall 2014

Male

179 59%

Female

125 41%

Total304

Part-time faculty by gender – Fall 2014

Male

214 45%

Female

261 55%

Total475

Full-time staff by gender – Fall 2014

Male

28348%

Female

31252%

Total595

Part-time staff by gender – Fall 2014

Male

5949%

Female

6151%

Total120

Financial Aid

Headcount - AY 2013-2014

Grants

2,379 37.0%

Work Aid

1,891 29.4%

Loans

1,158 18.0%

Student Employment

581 9.1%

Graduate Assistantship

213 3.3%

Dependents Grants

109 1.7%

Merit Scholarhsip

96 1.5%

Total6,427

Amount in $ – AY 2013-2014

Grants

8,779,619 42.1%

Work Aid

4,778,481 22.9%

Loans

2,228,451 10.7%

Dependents Grants

2,062,721 9.9%

Merit Scholarhsip

1,335,600 6.4%

Graduate Assistantship

864,050 4.1%

Student Employment

821,734 3.9%

Total20,870,656

Library

Library Holdings – AY 2013–2014

Print Books370,101
e-Books156,459
Print Journals667
e-Journals (Full text)64,935
Non-print (e.g., maps, videos, slides)15,122
Online databases160
Open Access databases32

This information is provided by Institutional Research and Assessment.


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