Achievement Indicator:

Students experience an engaging learning environment founded on extensive personal contact among faculty, staff and students in and out of the classroom, with the achievement indicator: Students experience extensive contact with faculty, staff and other students.


Threshold: Senior student ratings on the quality of relationship with faculty members will be above the national average

Based upon 2013 National Survey of Student Engagement results, WSU students rated their relationship with faculty member equal to that of NSSE peer institutions as well as the entire NSSE sample.



Threshold: WSU’s average class size for all classes will be held below 22 students per section.

The average for all sections is 20.59 (2011 FY) students.
The average for all sections is 20.15 (2012 FY) students.
The average for all sections is 20.54 (2013 FY) students.