Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - FairQuality: Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,070 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1946 and is the only institution located in Paul Smiths, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
24
Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science will give you the opportunity to receive a 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 24 majors. The most popular concentrations are Forestry, Natural Resources and Environment, Geography, Culinary, and Resort and Hospitality. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
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 usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
76%
The rate of student retention at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science is fair at 76% (close to New York average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science is pretty decent: 15:1. Learn more details regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$24,500
Average tuition charges are high - about $21,200 per year. The additional fees at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science beyond tuition are nearly $3,300, which comes to a total of $24,500 annually.

Read the details about Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science 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
74%
As reported in recent data, 1,390 applications were submitted and 1,029 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to enroll at this school.

This school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,300
Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science, 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
F
Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 1,000 students, which provides a good on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable: nearly $5,300 per academic year.

Based on the college crime information, Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science Location and Maps



Post Address: Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science, State Routes 30 and 86, Paul Smiths, New York 12970-0265, USA
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