SUNY College at Potsdam: Review & Facts

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SUNY College at Potsdam is a medium four-year, public school with 3,905 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
69
Fair
At SUNY College at Potsdam you can receive your bachelor's degree, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

SUNY College at Potsdam deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 69 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Music, Management, English and Literature, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
75%
Fair
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.

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.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at SUNY College at Potsdam is below average - 53%.

Student to faculty ratio at SUNY College at Potsdam is pretty good: 13:1. Learn more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,900
High
Average tuition cost is fairly high - about $16,400 per year. The additional fees at SUNY College at Potsdam beyond tuition are roughly $1,500; which comes to a total of $17,900 a year.

Read the details about SUNY College at Potsdam 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
74%
As reported in recent government data, 4,976 applications were submitted and 3,678 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

The college will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for 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 studying at 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
$6,800
Medium
SUNY College at Potsdam provides 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
F
Unsafe
SUNY College at Potsdam offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 2,800 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable - about $6,800 a 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 data, 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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