Alfred University Rankings

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In the World#2153 of 14178
In North America#666 of 2629
In the United States#610 of 2528
In New York State#66 of 221
In Alfred#1 of 2

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
62%
Average SAT
1060
Average ACT
23
Avg. cost to attend
$21,646 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,715
Graduates
667
Male:Female Ratio
45:55
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
alfred.edu

Alfred University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate62%64%61%
Applicants4,4852,0332,452
Admissions2,8011,3021,499
Freshmen enrolled full time458246212

86 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

8 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
396 or 86%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 940
or below

75% of them
had 1180
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Alfred University are 940-1180 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
106 or 23%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 26
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Alfred University are 19-26 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Formal demonstration of competencies Required
Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1191 (50%)
Black or African American378 (16%)
Hispanic298 (13%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown264 (11%)
Nonresident Alien156 (7%)
Two or more races49 (2%)
Asian42 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$21,646/year
Average aid awarded
$23,160
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$15,922
$30-48K$16,308
$48-75K$21,343
$75-110K$23,804
$110K+$26,875

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$29,635$37,713
Tuition in-state$29,635$37,713
Tuition out-of-state$30,211$37,713
Fee in-district$1,010$1,010
Fee in-state$1,010$1,010
Fee out-of-state$1,010$1,010

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,486
Combined charge for room and board$12,718
Room charge$6,418
Meal charge$6,300

Alfred University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services166
Fine & Studio Arts, General74
Business Administration and Management, General2223
Mechanical Engineering361
Psychology, General36
Materials Engineering1622
Ceramic Sciences and Engineering1622
Public Administration18
Biology & Biological Sciences, General17
Engineering, Other1311
Accounting86
Elementary Education and Teaching14
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration14
School Psychology85
Marketing & Marketing Management, General11
Athletic Training & Trainer9
Reading Teacher Education9
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics8
Finance, General8
Speech Communication and Rhetoric7
Health & Health Care Administration & Management6
Political Science and Government, General6
Commercial and Advertising Art5
Sculpture5
Physics, General4
English Language and Literature, General4
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering4
Chemistry, General4
Mathematics, General4
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services4
Mental Health Counseling & Counselor4
Spanish Language and Literature3
Sociology3
International & Global Studies3
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies2
Geology & Earth Science, General2
Environmental Studies2
Gerontology2
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General2
Electrical and Electronics Engineering2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other1
History, General1
Biological and Physical Sciences1
Art History, Criticism and Conservation1
Grand Total35626410
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate57%50%66%
  • Full-time retention rate - 73%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,348
Citations
48,263

Publication count by topic

Materials science
1,257
Chemistry
355
Psychology
167
Sociology
63
Engineering
58
Computer science
54
Medicine
51
Mathematics
44
Business
36
Political science
34
Biology
32
Physics
27
Art
27
Economics
26
Environmental science
15
History
15
Geology
14
Philosophy
9
Geography
6

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Materials science88622,560
Sociology8952,631
Art143330
Geology1448904
Psychology15194,653
History158230
Chemistry16899,482
Political science1816223
Philosophy21758
Physics2189753
Business2191497
Geography2237293
Economics2531254
Medicine26861,457
Engineering2691429
Environmental science2704350
Computer science3082689
Biology3497850
Mathematics3628216

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199084309
199152311
199254359
199351361
199480604
199561573
199647575
199737621
199827555
199930625
200031588
200133791
200228881
200330982
2004611207
2005521174
2006411290
2007551382
20081281491
2009331481
2010671872
2011842094
2012982328
2013692499
2014752661
2015652614
2016752640
2017522981
2018482579
2019802930
2020813077

General info

Founded1836
WikipediaAlfred University
MottoFiat Lux
Let there be Light
Colorspurple, gold
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May). Also Summer Session (May-August)
Total FTE staff573
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

AddressOne Saxon Drive
Alfred, New York, 14802-1205
United States
City population5,000
Phone6078712111
Fax+1 (607) 871 2198

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