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SUNY Maritime College is a public institution that was founded in 1874. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,661, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 55 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. SUNY Maritime College's ranking in the 2013 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (North), 17. Its in-state tuition and fees are $6,782 (2012-13); out-of-state tuition and fees are $16,032 (2012-13).
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The world is open for business! In today's global market, SUNY Maritime College prepares students for success in the maritime industry, at sea, in the business world, in government -- the choice is yours. SUNY Maritime College undergraduates enjoy the best value of a public education while consistently earning the top undergraduate average starting salaries in the country. The average starting salary of our undergraduate Class of 2009 was $62,659. SUNY Maritime College is nationally recognized as an Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)accredited institution and home of the National Institute for Leadership and Ethics. We are one of only six colleges in the United States to offer a Naval Architecture degree. In 2007 SUNY Maritime College received the Andrew Heiskell Award for Innovation in International Education by the Institute for International Education. Are you ready for an exciting 4 years of learning, discovery, and leadership development? To find out if a SUNY Maritime College education can launch your life, contact our admissions office at 718-409-7221.
|School type||public, coed college|
When applying to SUNY Maritime College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due March 15. It is less selective, with an acceptance rate of 67.3 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2011 acceptance rate||67.3%|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||March 15|
The student-faculty ratio at SUNY Maritime College is 14:1, and the school has 46.4 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 76.5 percent.
|4-year graduation rate||26|
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SUNY Maritime College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,661, with a gender distribution of 88.8 percent male students and 11.2 percent female students. At this school, 78.0 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 22.0 percent of students live off campus. SUNY Maritime College is part of the NCAA III athletic conference.
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|Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity||N/A|
|Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority||N/A|
|Collegiate athletic association||NCAA III|
Campus Info & Services
SUNY Maritime College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, and health insurance. SUNY Maritime College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at SUNY Maritime College, 40 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at SUNY Maritime College.
|Students who have cars on campus||40%|
|Health insurance offered||Yes|
|Students required to own/lease a computer||No|
Paying for School
At SUNY Maritime College, 52.5 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid.
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|In-state tuition and fees||$6,782 (2012-13)|
|Out-of-state tuition and fees||$16,032 (2012-13)|
|Room and board||$10,444 (2012-13)|
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* Overview details based on 2011 data