SUNY Empire State College

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2014 Quick Stats
2 Union Avenue

Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

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Phone: (518) 587-2100
2012-2013 Tuition
$5,915
in-state
$15,165
out-of-state
Students
11,121
enrolled
38%
male /
62%
female
Admissions
rolling admission
79.5%
accepted

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Summary

SUNY Empire State College is a public institution that was founded in 1971. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 11,121 and its setting is suburban. Its in-state tuition and fees are $5,915 (2012-13); out-of-state tuition and fees are $15,165 (2012-13).

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

Founded in 1971 as part of the State University of New York, and accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Empire State College was expressly designed to meet the needs of adult learners. Our mission:

Empire State College is dedicated to enabling motivated adults, regardless of geography or life circumstance, to manage and master a rigorous academic program and earn a degree.

With numerous statewide locations and a Center for Distance Learning, Empire State College works with you to find the best way to earn your undergraduate degree. Students can learn through guided independent study, distance learning, study groups and cross registration; and earn credit for life long learning. Each location provides personal attention, the opportunity to design individual degree programs, and varied means of earning credit through a customized curriculum.

General Information

School type public, coed college
Year founded 1971
Religious affiliation N/A
Academic calendar other
Setting suburban
2012 Endowment N/A

Applying

When applying to SUNY Empire State College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. It has an an acceptance rate of 79.5 percent.

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

Selectivity N/A
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 79.5%
Application deadline rolling
SAT/ACT scores must be received by N/A

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Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at SUNY Empire State College is 9:1. The most popular majors at SUNY Empire State College include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Public Administration and Social Service Professions; Psychology; English Language and Literature/Letters; and Physical Sciences.

Class sizes N/A
Student-faculty ratio 9:1
4-year graduation rate N/A
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 34%
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 23%
Psychology 7%
English Language and Literature/Letters 6%
Physical Sciences 6%

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Student Life

SUNY Empire State College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 11,121, with a gender distribution of 38.1 percent male students and 61.9 percent female students.

Total enrollment 12,091
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 N/A

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Campus Info & Services

Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at SUNY Empire State College.

Students who have cars on campus N/A
Health insurance offered No

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In-state tuition and fees $5,915 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees $15,165 (2012-13)
Room and board N/A
Financial aid statistics N/A

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* Overview details based on 2012 data


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