Alfred University: Statistics

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#1908 of 14,131 In the World
#546 of 2,597 In North America
#497 of 2,496 In the United States
#46 of 221 In New York State
#1 of 2 In Alfred
#717 of 1,310 For Metallurgical Engineering

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
64%
Average SAT
1085
Average ACT
24
Avg. cost to attend
$26,544 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
1,593
Graduates
594
Male:Female Ratio
43:57
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
www.alfred.edu

Alfred University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 64% 63% 65%
Applicants 4,252 1,883 2,369
Admissions 2,726 1,178 1,548
Freshmen enrolled full time 359 175 184

1,428 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

94 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
320 or 89%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 970
or below

75% of them
had 1200
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Alfred University are 970-1200 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
60 or 17%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 21
or below

75% of them
had 27
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Alfred University are 21-27 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Formal demonstration of competencies Required
Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 1094 (50%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 361 (17%)
Black or African American 275 (13%)
Hispanic 218 (10%)
Nonresident Alien 154 (7%)
Two or more races 39 (2%)
Asian 38 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 6 (0.3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$26,544/year
Average aid awarded
$24,135
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $15,113
$30-48K $19,639
$48-75K $24,305
$75-110K $27,456
$110K+ $31,821

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $33,760$23,583
Tuition in-state $33,760$23,583
Tuition out-of-state $33,760$23,583
Fee in-district $1,200$1,200
Fee in-state $1,200$1,200
Fee out-of-state $1,200$1,200

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 1,486
Combined charge for room and board $13,052
Room charge $6,498
Meal charge $6,554

Alfred University Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services 137
Business Administration and Management, General 25 44
Fine & Studio Arts, General 63
Mechanical Engineering 53 2
Ceramic Sciences and Engineering 21 2 1
Public Administration 22
Psychology, General 21
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 17
School Psychology 11 6
Elementary Education and Teaching 16
Materials Engineering 9 3
Accounting 8 2
Engineering, Other 10
Athletic Training & Trainer 9
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration 9
Reading Teacher Education 9
Mental Health Counseling & Counselor 9
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 7 1
Health & Health Care Administration & Management 8
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 8
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services 8
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics 8
Finance, General 7
Environmental Studies 6
History, General 5
Sculpture 5
English Language and Literature, General 4
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 4
Painting 4
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia 4
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 3
Political Science and Government, General 3
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 3
Mathematics, Other 1
Biological and Physical Sciences 1
Sociology, General 1
Mathematics, General 1
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 1
Grand Total 323 272 7
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 61% 55% 69%
  • Full-time retention rate - 67%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,018
Citations
48,812

Publication / Citation count by topic

Chemistry
1,256 / 26,812
Engineering
1,224 / 24,646
Physics
1,155 / 23,892
Materials Science
1,098 / 22,629
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
210 / 8,608
Chemical Engineering
193 / 4,789
Inorganic Chemistry
154 / 3,497
Metallurgical Engineering
145 / 2,463
Psychology
143 / 5,540
Medicine
99 / 3,953
Biology
86 / 2,175
Radiochemistry
65 / 1,609
Business
64 / 747
Sociology
62 / 6,682
Environmental Science
55 / 2,628
Social Psychology
54 / 2,576
Computer Science
54 / 940
Economics
53 / 713
Mathematics
53 / 2,025
Nanotechnology
48 / 1,237
Optical Engineering
48 / 555
Child Psychology
41 / 1,676
Art & Design
39 / 356
Condensed Matter Physics
36 / 407
Physical chemistry
34 / 940
Political Science
32 / 388
Demography
31 / 2,136
Clinical Psychology
28 / 2,156
Health Science
23 / 230
Environmental Management
22 / 1,415
Education Majors
21 / 192
Atomic and Molecular physics
21 / 699
Math Teachers
20 / 1,256
Communications and Public Relations
18 / 450
Gender Studies
17 / 5,150
Political Economy
15 / 34
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
14 / 60
Gerontology
14 / 768
Organic Chemistry
13 / 110
Structural Engineering
13 / 74

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 54 337
1992 58 359
1993 56 374
1994 86 612
1995 70 587
1996 50 614
1997 45 685
1998 29 658
1999 36 749
2000 33 738
2001 34 953
2002 31 1017
2003 32 1137
2004 64 1348
2005 61 1368
2006 47 1490
2007 58 1650
2008 130 1767
2009 36 1887
2010 73 2302
2011 88 2463
2012 102 2743
2013 78 2894
2014 82 3062
2015 66 3041
2016 82 3079
2017 58 3374
2018 46 3233
2019 79 3694
2020 95 3684
2021 57 4159

Alfred University alumni

  1. Robert Klein

    Robert Klein
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1942-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    screenwriterfilm producertelevision actorfilm actorsinger
    Biography

    Robert Klein is an American stand-up comedian, singer, and actor. He had several comedy albums in the 1970s, was nominated for a Best Actor in a Musical Tony Award for They're Playing Our Song (1979), and has made a variety of TV and movie appearances, including hosting Saturday Night Live twice.

  2. Tom Reed

    Tom Reed
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Enrolled in Alfred University
    In 1993 graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    politicianscreenwriterlawyerbusiness executive
    Biography

    Thomas Willard Reed II is an American attorney and politician from the state of New York. Reed serves as the U.S. representative for New York's 23rd congressional district; the district is in New York's Southern Tier. A Republican, Reed first joined the U.S. House after winning a special election to replace Eric Massa in 2010. He previously served one term as mayor of Corning, New York.

  3. Bob Benmosche

    Bob Benmosche
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1944-2015 (aged 71)
    Occupations
    entrepreneur
    Biography

    Robert Herman Benmosche was the president and chief executive officer of American International Group (NYSE: AIG). He was appointed President & Chief Executive Officer by the US Department of Treasury and AIG Board of Directors to succeed Edward M. Liddy. Benmosche is known as a leadership at AIG, where he led a turnaround, improved profits 60% year over year, and paid down government aid pledged by the Bush and Obama Administrations.

  4. Ella Eaton Kellogg

    Ella Eaton Kellogg
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1853-1920 (aged 67)
    Occupations
    writerdietitiansuffragist
    Biography

    Ella Eaton Kellogg was an American pioneer in dietetics who taught and wrote on the subject. She was educated in Alfred University (B.A. 1872, A.M. 1875); and the American School Household Economics (1909). In 1875, Kellogg visited the Battle Creek Sanitarium, became interested in the subjects of sanitation and hygiene, and a year later enrolled in the Sanitarium School of Hygiene. Later on, she joined the editorial staff of Good Health magazine, and in 1879, married Dr. John Harvey Kellogg, superintendent of the Battle Creek Sanitarium.

General info

Founded 1836
Motto Fiat Lux
Let there be Light
Colors purple, gold
Academic Calendar September to May (September - December; January-May). Also Summer Session (May-August)
Total FTE staff 527
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address One Saxon Drive
Alfred, New York, 14802-1205
United States
City population 5,000
Phone 6078712111
Fax +1 (607) 871 2198

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