Siena Heights University

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Academics

Distinguishing Characteristics

School type Private
Terms Other
Academic calendar (as submitted by school) For undergraduate online, 8 week and 15 week formats are offered.
First year of program 2004-2005

Faculty & Classes

Full-time instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 9
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 6
Part-time faculty with doctorate N/A
Full-time faculty whose highest degree is a bachelor's 0
Part-time faculty whose highest degree is a bachelor's N/A
School finances online instructor training Yes
Continuing online instruction education required No
Full-time course development tech staff supporting faculty 3
Part-time course development tech staff supporting faculty 0
Average class size 19
Maximum class size 20

Programs

Online bachelor's degree programs 4
Online courses 74
Five most popular majors
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer 35%
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation 25%
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist 15%
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 15%
Business Administration and Management, General 10%
All majors
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Business Administration and Management, General
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Organizational Communication, General
Health Professions and Related Programs
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
About the online bachelor's degree program (as submitted by school)

Quality-focused online courses meeting the needs of adult students across the country. Classes taught by academic practitioners who are trained and mentored in online instruction. Flexible scheduling, transfer-friendly practices recognizing the vast experiential learning of the working adult student, and attentive academic advising throughout degree completion.

Integration With Campus

Can earn degree entirely online Yes
Possible in-person attendance requirements
Orientations No
Group projects/simulations No
Exams No
Classes include campus-based students No
Collaboration among online and campus-based students Cannot
Students enroll as online students Yes, online students take different classes than on campus students
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 Most

Delivery

Archived classes All
Classes can be received live None
Live online/on-campus classes after 5 p.m. N/A
Online chatrooms N/A
Web conferencing (webinars) N/A
Skype or other visual software Yes
New-student orientation Yes
Review and sign ethics statement No
Percentage of classes with lectures 76-99
Number of times per month faculty evaluate student participation 4
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 N/A
Number of settings in which in-person exams are administered N/A
Anti-plagiarism screening required for essay assignments Depends
Measures to instill academic integrity (as submitted by school)

Unique IDs, randomized test bank, plagiarism detection software, agreement with academic honesty policy, expectations of online students shared abroad and within course syllabi, standardized discussion rubric and other rubrics used within online courses.

List of Student Assessments Administered

Other assessment Yes
Description of other assessment Student Satisfaction Survey administered through a 3rd party
Other assessment results publicly available No

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 No
Target time to earn final 25% of credits 2 years
Maximum time to earn final 25% of credits N/A
Graduation rates
Graduation rates

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