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SUNY at Albany

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Rating

Public

Type

20,325

Students

$24,660

Tuition

54%

Acceptance

#86

Ranking

Small City

Campus Setting

Albany, NY

1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222

SUNY at Albany is a large public university located in Albany, NY ranked 43rdin New York. It has a total of 15,304 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting in the region of 5/9 of applicants. SUNY at Albany offers 248 different majors and is best known for its homeland security, human biology, and informatics programs (nationally ranked 1st, 5th, and 5th respectively). With a tuition cost of $7,070 for in-state students and $24,660 for those from out-of-state, SUNY at Albany is reasonably expensive. 63.7% of students graduate ready to the next stage of their lives, employment. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $51,500 per year, which is 24% over the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$27,766/Year
Above Average

SUNY at Albany

$27,766

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$44,726/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$35,442/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

54%Acceptance
Average

SUNY at Albany

54%

National

69%
Sat

1090 - 1250

87% of students submit

Admissions Yield

18%

ACT

0 - 0

14% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$50

Students

15,304Undergrads
Large Student Population

Full-Time

2,765

Part-Time

3
Male

49%

In-state

83%

Female

51%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

6%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
8% Business Administration and Management, General7% Econometrics and Quantitative Economics7% Psychology, General78% Others

8% Business Administration and Management, General

7% Econometrics and Quantitative Economics

7% Psychology, General

78% Others

Business Administration and Management, General

8%

400 Graduates

Econometrics and Quantitative Economics

7%

334 Graduates

Psychology, General

7%

325 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences, General

6%

280 Graduates

Speech Communication and Rhetoric

5%

260 Graduates

Sociology

5%

258 Graduates

Accounting

5%

236 Graduates

Human Biology

4%

197 Graduates

Academics

C+
Professors
StudentsProfessors18:118:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

18

Number of Library Books

1,332,536

Academic Spend per Student

$14,005

Full-time Retention Rate

82%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$38,700/Year

SUNY at Albany

$38,700

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$38,700

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$51,500

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

63%