Alfred University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Alfred University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,290 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1836 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Alfred, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
45
Fair
Alfred University will give you the option to receive a bachelor's degree, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Alfred University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 45 majors. The most popular concentrations are Psychology, Art, Education, Engineering, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
75%
Fair
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. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Alfred University is fair at 75% (close to New York average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Alfred University is average - 62%. Nearly 23% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Alfred University is pretty good - 13:1. Find out more details on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$26,300
High
Average tuition costs are very high, around $25,300 per year. The additional fees at Alfred University beyond tuition are approximately $1,000, which comes to $26,300 a year.

Read the details about Alfred University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
68%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 3,640 applications were submitted and 2,490 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

This school might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Alfred University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,100
Medium
Alfred University provides study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Alfred University, 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-
Unsafe
Alfred University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 1,500 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable - around $6,100 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Alfred University. 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, Alfred University seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Alfred University Location and Maps



Post Address: Alfred University, One Saxon Drive, Alfred, New York 14802-1205, USA
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