What do small class sizes really mean for college students?
In K-12 education, you hear a lot about the benefits that small class sizes have on student learning. Higher ed is no different, although the student-teacher dynamics changes. At our private colleges, students and professors get to know each other because most classes have fewer than 20 students. This relationship between students and faculty has big benefits — one example is in student research. Discover how meaningful this interaction is with an example from at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota.