Morrisville State College

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Morrisville, NY 13408

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Phone: (315) 684-6000
2012-2013 Tuition
$8,277
in-state
$17,527
out-of-state
Students
3,095
enrolled
52%
male /
48%
female
Admissions
rolling admission
66.0%
accepted

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U.S. News Rankings

Ranking score and category
U.S. News rank Category Name
#44 Overall Score: 23 out of 100. Regional Colleges (North)

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Summary

Morrisville State College is a public institution that was founded in 1908. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,095, its setting is rural, and the campus size is 150 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Morrisville State College's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (North), 44. Its in-state tuition and fees are $8,277 (2012-13); out-of-state tuition and fees are $17,527 (2012-13).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

Morrisville State College is ideally located in the geographic center of the state. We boast a rural setting with one of the most diverse populations among the SUNY campuses. Our bachelor and associate degree programs are practical in nature within specialized areas in over 75 different majors. Morrisville is well known for programs in the areas of business and entrepreneurship, agriculture, natural resource conservation and sustainability, hospitality and restaurant management, criminal justice, applied psychology, videojournalism, equine science and rehabilitation, and automotive.

Our students can expect small classes with practical, real world experiences from day one. In addition, almost every bachelor's degree culminates with a full semester-long internship. The Morrisville advantage is quite simple: a practical experiential learning environment that successfully leads our graduates to specialized careers.

General Information

School type public, coed college
Year founded 1908
Religious affiliation N/A
Academic calendar semester
Setting rural
2012 Endowment N/A

Applying

When applying to Morrisville State College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. The application fee at Morrisville State College is $50. It is least selective, with an acceptance rate of 66 percent.

For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.

Selectivity least selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 66.0%
Application deadline rolling
SAT/ACT scores must be received by N/A

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Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at Morrisville State College is 19:1, and the school has 45.9 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Morrisville State College include: Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services; Health Professions and Related Programs; and Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 56.8 percent.

Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 19:1
4-year graduation rate 45%
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences 33%
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 27%
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 17%
Health Professions and Related Programs 7%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 5%

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Student Life

Morrisville State College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,095, with a gender distribution of 52.4 percent male students and 47.6 percent female students. Morrisville State College is part of the NCAA III athletic conference.

Total enrollment 3,095
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority
Collegiate athletic association NCAA III

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Campus Info & Services

Morrisville State College offers a number of student services including day care, health service, and health insurance. Morrisville State College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Alcohol is permitted for students of legal age at Morrisville State College.

Students who have cars on campus N/A
Health insurance offered Yes

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Paying for School

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In-state tuition and fees $8,277 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees $17,527 (2012-13)
Room and board $11,430 (2012-13)
Financial aid statistics N/A

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* Overview details based on 2012 data


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