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SUNY Empire State College
  • 4 Year
  • SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade unavailable
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade C+
  8. Location
    grade B+
  9. Dorms
    grade unavailable
  10. Campus Food
    grade unavailable
  11. Student Life
    grade B
  12. Safety
    grade A+

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Empire State College is a public college located in Saratoga Springs, New York in the Albany Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 3,267 undergraduate students. The Empire State College acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Business, Community Organization and Advocacy, and Psychology. Graduating 25% of students, Empire State College alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $37,500.

About

TWO UNION AVE
SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY 12866
Branch of
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SUNY Empire State College Rankings

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ESC Admissions

Acceptance Rate
100%
Application Deadline
July 27
SAT Range
No data available  
ACT Range
No data available  
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Neither required nor recommended
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$11,696 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$8,227 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
89%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
15:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
67%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 45 responses
94%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 53 responses
75%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 52 responses

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Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
33
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
3
Online Associates Programs
12
Online Bachelor's Programs
18
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    21%
  • On Campus
    37%
  • Online
    41%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
3,267 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
5,828
Undergrads Over 25
75%
Pell Grant
66%
Varsity Athletes
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Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 24 responses
  • Hard working and independent
    33%
  • Empowered
    29%
  • Dedicated
    21%
  • Motivated
    13%
  • Outgoing
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$41,400 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
25%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
84%
National
83%
82%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 28 responses

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