Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences: Review & Facts

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Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is a private not-for-profit school with 1,705 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1881 and is one of the 17 colleges located in Albany, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
5
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences will give you the option to earn a 1-year certificate, bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 5 majors. The most popular concentrations are Pharmacy, Laboratory Assistance, Medical Assistant, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
83%
The student retention rate at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is high at 83% (well above New York average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at ACPHS is pretty decent - 14:1. Find out more on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,600
Average tuition pricing is very high - about $26,900 per year. The additional fees at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $700; this comes to a total of $27,600 a year.

Read the details about Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
67%
According to recent data, 1,507 applications were submitted and 1,005 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,400
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C+
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 800 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable - about $6,400 a year.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at ACPHS. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Location and Maps



Post Address: Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, 106 New Scotland Avenue, Albany, New York 12208-3492, USA
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