Florida State University

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Academics

Distinguishing Characteristics

School type Public
Terms Semester
First year of program 2001-2002

Faculty & Classes

Full-time instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online N/A
Part-time instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online N/A
Average online teaching experience N/A
Faculty have at least 1 year online teaching experience N/A
Faculty have at least 2 years online teaching experience N/A
Faculty have at least 3 years online teaching experience N/A
Full-time faculty with doctorate N/A
Part-time faculty with doctorate N/A
Full-time faculty whose highest degree is a bachelor's N/A
Part-time faculty whose highest degree is a bachelor's N/A
School finances online instructor training Yes
Continuing online instruction education required Yes
Full-time course development tech staff supporting faculty 12
Part-time course development tech staff supporting faculty N/A
Average class size 25
Maximum class size 25

Programs

Online bachelor's degree programs 4
Online courses 95
Five most popular majors
Computer and Information Sciences, General N/A
Social Sciences, General N/A
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies N/A
Criminal Justice/Police Science N/A
N/A N/A
All majors
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Social Sciences
Social Sciences, General
About the online bachelor's degree program (as submitted by school) N/A

Integration With Campus

Can earn degree entirely online Depends
Possible in-person attendance requirements
Orientations No
Group projects/simulations No
Exams Yes
Classes include campus-based students Yes
Collaboration among online and campus-based students Encouraged
Students enroll as online students Yes, they are bound to courses as online students after enrollment
Credits earned online equal earned on campus Yes
Faculty who teach online also teach on campus Minority
Same curricula for online and campus-based students All

Delivery

Archived classes Majority
Classes can be received live Minority
Live online/on-campus classes after 5 p.m. Most
Online chatrooms Yes
Web conferencing (webinars) Yes
Skype or other visual software Yes
New-student orientation Yes
Review and sign ethics statement Yes
Percentage of classes with lectures 51-75
Number of times per month faculty evaluate student participation N/A
Courses requiring students to work collaboratively with other students Minority
Class participation graded Yes
Exams Yes
Same exams are administered only once No
Exams have random question order Yes
Each user has unique exam login Yes
Number of settings in which in-person exams are administered Multiple geographically dispersed settings
Anti-plagiarism screening required for essay assignments Yes
Measures to instill academic integrity (as submitted by school)

Exam proctoring or high-stakes exams; the use of Safe Assign & Turn-it-in to detect plagiarism and signed statements in every syllabus.

List of Student Assessments Administered

Graduation & Retention

Credits needed to graduate 120
Credits that must be earned through school 30
One-year retention rates N/A
Limited time to complete degree Yes
Target time to earn final 25% of credits 2 years
Maximum time to earn final 25% of credits 5 years
Graduation rates N/A

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