• 90 percent of JCU students believe that there is a strong emphasis on academics (see graphic below).

  • Over 80 percent report that John Carroll provides a substantial amount of support to help them succeed academically.
  • Since 2005, “time on task” related to academic work has risen significantly with more than half of students reporting that they spent more than 15 hours preparing for class each week.
  • Nearly 30 percent of JCU seniors report that they have worked on a research project with a faculty member outside of course requirements, compared to less than 20 percent in 2005.
  • 60 percent of seniors report that they completed an internship.