Cape Breton University: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#2578 of 14,131 In the World
#766 of 2,597 In North America
#65 of 101 In Canada
#6 of 9 In Nova Scotia
#693 of 1,774 For Social Psychology

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
50%
Enrollment
3,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Master
Website
www.cbu.ca
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate50%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate or recognized foreign equivalent, including International Baccalaureate; TOEFL score of 550
Academic CalendarSeptember to August (September - December; January-April; May-August)
Enrollment3,500
Full time employee350
Student:staff ratio10:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,326
Citations
30,925

Cape Breton University majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
452 / 5,883
Psychology
231 / 16,244
Environmental Science
223 / 3,651
Biology
179 / 3,136
Business
165 / 9,839
Medicine
151 / 3,477
Chemistry
136 / 2,155
Sociology
129 / 2,055
Social Psychology
106 / 12,350
Engineering
101 / 1,015
Economics
93 / 1,027
Physics
89 / 1,400
Art & Design
88 / 1,347
Computer Science
81 / 4,156
Political Science
77 / 460
Geology
63 / 819
Education Majors
51 / 1,111
Ecology
50 / 992
Demography
47 / 1,037
Materials Science
46 / 496
Geography and Cartography
45 / 841
Communications and Public Relations
43 / 1,183
History
43 / 200
Paleontology
41 / 806
Development Studies
38 / 477
Child Psychology
37 / 3,195
Health Science
34 / 318
Mathematics
34 / 992
Marketing
29 / 751
Human Resource Management
28 / 5,665
Philosophy
28 / 33
Art History
28 / 28
Botany
27 / 296
Law
26 / 83
Healthcare Management (MHA)
25 / 224
Clinical Psychology
25 / 1,486
Management Information Systems
23 / 1,800
Political Economy
23 / 493
Chemical Engineering
22 / 197
Nursing
21 / 259

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 11 22
1992 27 34
1993 12 24
1994 18 34
1995 18 68
1996 15 64
1997 19 79
1998 33 132
1999 20 108
2000 10 132
2001 17 184
2002 12 223
2003 18 237
2004 22 323
2005 27 413
2006 35 353
2007 51 531
2008 62 667
2009 67 894
2010 59 1228
2011 61 1520
2012 58 1849
2013 58 2306
2014 112 2844
2015 86 2973
2016 82 2884
2017 75 3082
2018 91 3070
2019 89 3605
2020 124 4610
2021 114 5655

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $6,250$18,750
International students $13,750

Cape Breton University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities ++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences ++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics +
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +
Engineering | IT ++
Maths | Natural Sciences +

Notable alumni

  1. Nolan Crouse

    Nolan Crouse
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Biography

    Nolan Crouse is the former mayor of St. Albert, Alberta, Canada and a former candidate for the leadership of the Alberta Liberal Party.

General info

Alternative names CBU
Founded 1974
Accreditation Department of Labour and Advanced Education of Nova Scotia
Motto Experience the Possibilities
Colors orange, green, black, gray
Academic structure School of Arts and Social Sciences
Shannon School of Business
School of Science and Technology
School of Professional Studies
Unama'ki College
Affiliations and memberships Universities Canada (UC)
Canadian Virtual University (CVU)
Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan)
Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)

Location and Contacts

Address PO Box 5300
Sydney, Nova Scotia, B1P 6L2
Canada
City population 30,000
Phone +1 (902) 539 5300
Fax +1 (902) 562 0119

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