Table 3

Class size and shared instruction, by number and percentage of total schools

Number of Schools
Class Size (number of students)Total (N=43)Dental Students Only (N=29, 67.4%)Dental + Other Students (N=14, 32.6%)
39–8016 (37.2%)13 (30.2%)3 (7.0%)
81–12020 (46.5%)12 (27.9%)8 (18.6%)
121–1603 (7.0%)3 (7.0%)0
161–2304 (9.3%)1 (2.3%)3 (7.0%)
  • Note: Survey respondents from fourteen out of forty-three schools (32.6 percent) reported that their physiology courses shared instruction with graduate students, medical students, and/or students from other health professions.