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The College of Saint Rose
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  • 4 Year
  • ALBANY, NY

Report Card

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

About

432 WESTERN AVE
ALBANY, NY 12203
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
Northeast-10 Conference
From The College of Saint Rose

The College of Saint Rose is a private, nonprofit college located in Albany, New York, that offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs. Through a strong liberal arts education curriculum and professional academic programs, Saint Rose serves undergraduate and graduate students, working professionals, international students, and more.

Although we've been around for a century, everything we do is still grounded in our five founding values. We 'meet the needs of the times' by delivering innovative and in-demand programs to students. We aim to 'develop the whole person' with an 'orientation toward excellence' by providing our students with a meaningful classroom experience and hands-on opportunities. We continue to 'build an inclusive community' to meet the needs of our diverse student population. And we 'serve the dear neighbor' in ways big and small, whether it's through a campus-wide day of community service or by holding the door open for anyone in need.

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
87%
SAT Range
No data available  
ACT Range
No data available  
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$23,047 / 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
$25,099 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
14:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
80%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 59 responses
62%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 55 responses
49%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 55 responses

Majors

2-in-4 Programs

We understand college is a big investment. That’s why The College of Saint Rose offers students the opportunity to receive two degrees — a bachelor’s and a master’s — in four years. By selecting this accelerated path, students will save up to $12,000 and enter the workforce earlier. Students can choose from a variety of undergraduate degree programs to pair with our Flex MBA program.

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    22%
  • On Campus
    78%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,363 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
70
Undergrads Over 25
4%
Pell Grant
50%
Varsity Athletes
14%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 40 responses
  • Dedicated
    25%
  • Hardworking
    23%
  • Passionate
    20%
  • Mediocre
    18%
  • Kind
    10%
  • Naive
    5%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
84%
Poll
81%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 64 responses
Poll
55%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 83 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 43 responses
  • Amazing, Helpfull, and Friendly
    28%
  • A typical, well-rounded liberal arts college.
    21%
  • A homey Liberal Arts college with helpful faculty
    9%
  • Liberal Arts college w/ strong Fine Arts programs
    9%
  • Diverse, welcoming, helpful school.
    7%
  • Liberal Arts college with a strong music program
    7%
  • Very small, close minded, not as open to diversity
    7%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$43,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
61%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
96%
National
83%
70%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 44 responses

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