CSU Employee Profiles

Tenure Status

The following tables present tenure status data for full-time faculty by academic rank and ethnicity.

Headcount of Full-Time Faculty with Tenure, with Doctorate, by Rank, Fall 2012

Full-Time Faculty
Total
With Tenure
With Doctorate
Total
Percent
Total
Percent
Professor 4,664 4,644 99.6 4,075 87.4
Associate Professor 2,686 2,512 93.5 2,295 84.5
Assistant Professor 2,004 82 4.1 1,665 83.1
Instructor 3 1 0.0 0 0.0
Tenure-Track Subtotal 9,357 7,239 77.4 8,035 85.9
Lecturer 1,991 0 0.0 520 26.1
All Full-Time 11,348 7,239 63.8% 8,555 75.4%

Headcount of Full-Time Faculty by Tenure Status and Ethnicity, Fall 2012 and Five Years Earlier

Fall 2012

Tenure Status
Total
Black or African American
American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Hispanic
White
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Two or More Races
Race/
Ethnicity
Unknown
Tenured 7,239 280 42 1,132 634 4,913 12 43 183
Probationary 2,118 81 15 478 181 1,208 1 17 137
Temporary 1,991 62 10 146 163 1,504 5 23 78
Total 11,348 423 67 1,756 978 7,625 18 83 398

Fall 2007

Tenure Status
Total
Black or African American
American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Hispanic
White
Race/ Ethnicity Unknown
Tenured 6,788 263 39 943 557 4,880 106
Probationary 3,215 134 23 594 278 1,997 189
Temporary 2,060 78 13 196 148 1,563 62
Total 12,063 475 75 1,733 983 8,440 357