SUNY College at Potsdam: Review & Facts

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SUNY College at Potsdam is a medium four-year, public school with 4,225 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1816 and is one of the 2 colleges and schools located in Potsdam, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
56
At SUNY College at Potsdam you can receive your bachelor's degree or master's degree.

SUNY College at Potsdam deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 56 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Music, English and Literature, Sociology and Anthropology, and History. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.
It is worthwhile 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 good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
75%
SUNY College at Potsdam student retention rate is fair at 75% (close to New York average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at SUNY College at Potsdam is pretty decent - 14:1. Find out more information on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,200
Average tuition cost is slightly high - about $14,900 per year. The additional fees at SUNY College at Potsdam not covered by tuition are around $1,300; this makes it a total of $16,200 a year.

Read the details about SUNY College at Potsdam 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
65%
According to government data, 5,022 applications were submitted and 3,279 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

This college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at SUNY College at Potsdam is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to SUNY College at Potsdam and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (315) 267-2000 or check SUNY College at Potsdam Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,000
SUNY College at Potsdam offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at SUNY College at Potsdam, 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-
SUNY College at Potsdam provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 2,800 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable - roughly $6,000 per academic year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at SUNY College at Potsdam. 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, SUNY College at Potsdam appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

SUNY College at Potsdam Location and Maps



Post Address: SUNY College at Potsdam, 44 Pierrepont Ave, Potsdam, New York 13676-2294, USA
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