The Sage Colleges: Review & Facts

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The Sage Colleges is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,965 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1916 and is one of the 5 schools and colleges located in Troy, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
55
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are available at The Sage Colleges.

The Sage Colleges follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 55 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Nursing, Psychology, Medical, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
75%
The student retention rate at The Sage Colleges is fair at 75% (close to New York average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at The Sage Colleges is pretty good: 13:1. Find out more on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$28,000
Average tuition cost is very high - $27,000 per year. The additional fees at The Sage Colleges beyond tuition are nearly $1,000; which makes it a total of $28,000 per year.

Read the details about The Sage Colleges 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
55%
As reported in recent government data, 2,040 applications were submitted and 1,132 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

The Sage Colleges might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at The Sage Colleges is $30.00. The graduate application fee is $40.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to The Sage Colleges and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (518) 244-2000 or check The Sage Colleges Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,800
The Sage Colleges provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at The Sage Colleges, 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
B+
The Sage Colleges provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 900 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable, around $5,800 per year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at The Sage Colleges. 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 received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, The Sage Colleges seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

The Sage Colleges Location and Maps



Post Address: The Sage Colleges, 65 1st Street, Troy, New York 12180, USA
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