State University of New York at New Paltz: Review & Facts

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State University of New York at New Paltz is a medium four-year, public school with 7,655 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1828 and is the only school located in New Paltz, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
72
State University of New York at New Paltz will give you the opportunity to get a bachelor's degree, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

State University of New York at New Paltz deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 72 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, English and Literature, Sociology and Anthropology, Psychology, and Art. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
It is important 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. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
87%
The rate of student retention at State University of New York at New Paltz is high at 87% (well above New York average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at State University of New York at New Paltz is average: 69%. Roughly 24% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at State University of New York at New Paltz is decent -- 16:1. Learn more details regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,100
Average tuition cost is slightly high - $14,900 annually. The additional fees at State University of New York at New Paltz not covered by tuition are around $1,200; which comes to $16,100 a year.

Read the details about State University of New York at New Paltz 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
40%
As reported in recent government data, 14,161 applications were submitted and 5,690 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to be accepted at this school.

State University of New York at New Paltz might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at State University of New York at New Paltz in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,600
State University of New York at New Paltz offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at State University of New York at New Paltz, 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
D-
State University of New York at New Paltz offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 3,000 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable - roughly $6,600 a year.

Based on the college crime data, State University of New York at New Paltz appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

State University of New York at New Paltz Location and Maps



Post Address: State University of New York at New Paltz, 1 Hawk Drive, New Paltz, New York 12561-2443, USA
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