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Students

Enrollment by campus — Fall 2015

Beirut

4,54454%

Byblos

3,80446%

Total 8,348

Enrollment by gender — Fall 2015

Female

4,24151%

Male

4,10749%

Total 8,348

Enrollment by level — Fall 2015

Undergraduate

7,55390%

Graduate

5657%

Doctoral - Professional Practice

2303%

Total 8,348

Enrollment by academic unit — Fall 2015

Business

2,49229.8%

Arts & Sciences

2,42429.0%

Engineering

1,46117.5%

Architecture & Design

1,02212.2%

Pharmacy

4605.5%

Medicine

1982.4%

No College Designated

1892.3%

Nursing

971.2%

Graduate Studies and Research

50.1%

Total 8,348

Enrollment by place of origin — Fall 2015

Lebanon

6,79581.4%

Rest of Middle East

6027.2%

North America

5016.0%

Europe and Caucusus

2152.6%

Africa

991.2%

Central and South America

991.2%

Australia

330.4%

Asia

40.0%

Total 8,348

Degrees granted from July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2015

Bachelor’s

1,69185.0%

Master’s

178 8.9%

Doctorate - Professional Practice

69 3.5%

Postbachelor’s Certificate

40 2.0%

Associate

12 0.6%

Total 1,990

Faculty & Staff

Full-time faculty by rank — Fall 2015

Assistant Professor

123 40%

Associate Professor

88 29%

Professor

3010%

Instructor

289%

Lecturer

206%

Senior Instructor

176%

Assistant Instructor

21%

Total 308

Full-time faculty by nationality — Fall 2015

Lebanese

200 65%

International

99 32%

Arabs

9 3%

Total 308

Full-time faculty by gender — Fall 2015

Male

178 58%

Female

130 42%

Total 308

Part-time faculty by gender — Fall 2015

Male

220 45%

Female

267 55%

Total 487

Full-time staff by gender — Fall 2015

Male

29148%

Female

31952%

Total 610

Part-time staff by gender — Fall 2015

Male

8751%

Female

8449%

Total 171

Financial Aid

Headcount — AY 2014—2015

Grants

2,956 40.8%

Work Aid

2,141 29.6%

Loans

1,158 16.0%

Student Employment

581 9.1%

Graduate Assistantship

215 3.0%

Dependents Grants

112 1.5%

Merit Scholarhsip

76 1.0%

Total 7,239

Amount in $ — AY 2014—2015

Grants

13,632,291 54.6%

Work Aid

4,495,890 18.0%

Loans

1,293,342 5.2%

Dependents Grants

2,334,000 9.3%

Merit Scholarhsip

1,389,025 5.6%

Graduate Assistantship

967,205 3.9%

Student Employment

852,107 3.4%

Total 24,963,860

Library

Library Holdings — AY 2014—2015

Print Books 517,668
e-Books 161,753
Print Journals 663
e-Journals (Full text) 64,335
Non-print (e.g., maps, videos, slides) 15,409
Online & Open Access databases 160

This information is provided by Institutional Research and Assessment.


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