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2023 Best Colleges in the Albany Area

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  1. #3 Best Colleges in Albany Area.

    Union College - New York

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    4 Year,

    SCHENECTADY, NY,

    598 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I really enjoy being a student at Union College because of the people. Small community: welcoming, actively becoming more diverse, environment enables personal and professional growth, easy to be involved Trimesters: useful for staying organized when everyone knows which week it is (x/10) and it makes studying abroad more flexible. Disability services: A+, all of my professors have been accommodating. Schenectady: good location (burst the campus bubble to visit the weekly farmer's market or walk downtown, get home during breaks from the new Amtrak station 5 min from campus, volunteer through...School pride: yes! Especially during hockey season Friends: the best. lifelong. unique backgroundsResLife: old furniture, fun people (s/o to West College 3rd floor!) Becker Career Center: great! Staff will go above and beyond to help youWeekends: not always enough to do; parties 3-4 nights/weekGreek Life: big presence on campus; it's there if you want it.

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 41%,

    Net Price: $37,630,

    SAT Range: 1210-1400,

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  3. #4 Best Colleges in Albany Area.

    Albany College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences

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    4 Year,

    ALBANY, NY,

    402 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Best decision I've made to further my education in medicine. As a student in the Biomed Tech B.S./AMCs PA Program, I’m appreciative for the focus of classes. If I'd chosen Pre-Med elsewhere, I....

    Read 402 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 75%,

    Net Price: $30,891,

    SAT Range: 1130-1300,

  4. #5 Best Colleges in Albany Area.

    University at Albany, SUNY

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    4 Year,

    ALBANY, NY,

    2415 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says At the University at Albany, I have met such an incredible, diverse group of people enrolled. I am always greeted with so many familiar faces despite the campus size. Our RA was exceptionally helpful....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 57%,

    Net Price: $17,486,

    SAT Range: 1090-1250,

  5. SUNY Empire State College

    4 Year,

    SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY,

    485 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall, my experience at SUNY Empire State College has been excellent! I enjoy the interactions I have with other students and College Instructors. In general the instructors are helpful and...Fortunately, I can say that my Sociological Research goals has been shaped upon the quality of this course instruction. Fall 2021, I look forward to pursuing a Masters of Arts in Social and Public...To say the least, I never seen a college program that engaged it learners with such quality and meaningful work. I am enthusiastic that I made the decision to attend SUNY Empire State College. I...I am proud to say this experience has immensely influenced my future goals (..

    Read 485 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $12,059,

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  7. The College of Saint Rose

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    4 Year,

    ALBANY, NY,

    949 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says Saint rose is a pretty good school depending on your program! If you're business (finance/accounting/marketing), you'll definitely have so much flexibility in scheduling and courses! The professors....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 82%,

    Net Price: $21,818,

  8. Bryant & Stratton College - Albany

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    4 Year,

    ALBANY, NY,

    112 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says What I like about Bryant & Stratton College- Online- Albany is that we were like a tight nit family always there for one another, and help available from many different variety of resources, to....

    Read 112 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $10,297,

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