St. Lawrence University is a four-year liberal arts college that also offers graduate degrees in education. The university has an enrollment of more than 2,500 students, as well as 200 faculty members and a student-to-teacher ratio of 12:1. Major fields of study include biology, computer science, economics, history, psychology, foreign language, and religious studies. Actors Kirk Douglas and Viggo Mortensen and US Senator Susan Collins are among the school's alumni. Founded in 1856 by members of the Universalist Church (now Unitarian Universalist), St. Lawrence is the oldest continuously coeducational institution of higher learning in New York State.