Atlantic Common University Dataset 2015

Cape Breton University is committed to providing the public with information about the University. We understand how important access to current data is to prospective students and their parents, and we hope you find this format easy to read and useful as you discover more about CBU.

Choosing a university is not a simple task, and we urge you to consider a variety of sources to help you make a decision. At the end of the day it comes down to finding the right fit: a university should match your needs, your abilities and your ambitions.

We invite you to explore CBU to learn more about our vibrant and diverse campus and encourage you to visit with our faculty and students at any time. Cape Breton University has a  growing national and international focus and is currently home to over 3100 students, CBU’s vision of post-secondary education allows students to pursue dynamic fields of study that are ideally suited for success in liberal arts, business, health, education and science and technology.

A. General Information

  1. Address Information
  2. Credentials offered/awarded
  3. Degrees conferred by program
  4. Male enrolment by program
  5. Female enrolment by program
  6. Total enrolment by program
  7. Full-time enrolment by immigration status

B. Admission

  1. Full-time, first year, first time registrants by degree
  2. Undergrad admission requirements
  3. Entering average ranges by program
  4. Application fee
  5. Students accepted for a term other than fall
  6. Deferred admission

C. Transfer Admission from Other Postsecondary Institutions

  1. Enroll transfer students?
  2. Number of transfer students (applied and registered)
  3. Transfer credit policies

D. Library Collections

  1. Library Collections

E. Student Life

  1. Geographic origin of first year students
  2. Students living on campus
  3. Activities offered
  4. Housing

F. Student Experience Information

  1. Results from NSSE (National Survey of Student Engagement)
  2. Results from CUSC (Canadian University Survey Consortium)

G. Annual Student Expenses

  1. Tuition, ancillary fees, room & board, and other expenses.

H. Instructional Faculty and Class Size

  1. Number of instructional faculty members
  2. Undergraduate class size by year level

I. University Revenue and Expenses

  1. University Revenue
  2. University Expenses

J. Research

  1. Research awards by Granting Council

K. Other Useful Information

  1. Academic plans
  2. Seven year graduation rate
  3. Retention Rate