CF Professor Among Best in America
Sept. 19, 2013
Dr. Sarah Satterfield, CF professor of music, is one of the best 25 college professors in America, according to RateMyProfessors.com.
RateMyProfessors.com releases an annual list of the best teachers in higher education based on student reviews. The 25 professors were noted for accessibility, clarity, and ability to cultivate a discussion, among many other traits, according to the website.
Satterfield, who is ranked No. 12, has served CF students since 2001. She has a bachelor’s in music from Furman University, a master’s in music from San Diego University, and a doctorate from University of Florida.
“We are proud of our faculty and appreciate their dedication to student learning,” said Dr. Mark Paugh, CF vice president of Academic Affairs. “Dr. Satterfield is well deserving of this recognition.”
One student’s recommendation of Satterfield: “Awesome class. She really covers the milestones and highlights of the history of music extremely well, very easy to follow along as long as you take down notes. Overall just one of the nicest professors I've ever met.”
RateMyProfessors.com is built for college students, by college students and includes more than 15 million ratings for 1.8 million professors, according to the site.
CF has also been recognized recently for quality by the Aspen Institute, affordability by the U.S. Department of Education, and low student-teacher ratio by the College Database.