Binghamton University: Ranking & Review

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Vestal Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 177 508
Top 3%

Binghamton University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate40%40%41%
Applicants33,46716,08117,386
Admissions13,5076,4227,085
Enrolled undergraduates2,7361,3781,358
Enrolled total (including graduate students)17,3518,8418,510

640 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

92 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $75.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores2,642
Percent of students submitting SAT scores97%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
675
Math
685

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores1,375
Percent of students submitting ACT scores50%
ACT Composite
29

Binghamton University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $26,100 $40,980
Off-campus $26,100 $40,980
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $14,577 and other expenses per full academic year.

Binghamton University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 7,333 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $6,670 $21,550
Fees for full-time undergraduates $2,853 $2,853
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $278 $898
Tuition for Full-time graduates $10,870 $22,210
Fees for full-time graduates $2,076 $2,076
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $453 $925

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 491 316 3 810
Social Sciences 576 76 24 676
Engineering 340 264 37 641
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 479 18 6 503
Psychology 290 12 15 317
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 99 176 6 281
Health Professions and Related Programs 199 53 5 257
English Language and Literature & Letters 175 12 10 197
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 122 122
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 119 2 121
Visual and Performing Arts 100 9 2 111
Physical Sciences 82 8 20 110
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 83 22 2 107
Mathematics and Statistics 96 9 1 106
Education 90 5 95
History 67 11 2 80
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 60 3 7 70
Natural Resources and Conservation 55 55
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 26 6 32
Philosophy and Religious Studies 7 2 6 15
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Grand Total3,3471,2061534,706

A total of 3,347 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Binghamton University.

At the master's and doctor's level 1,359 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate82%79%86%
  • Full-time retention rate - 91%
  • Part-time retention rate - 88%

General info

Alternative namesBU
Binghamton University
Founded1946
MottoFrom breadth through depth to perspective
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsgreen, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff2,448
Instructional FTE816
Research FTE19
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitebinghamton.edu
Address4400 Vestal Parkway East
Vestal, New York, 13850-6000
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Midsize
City population10,000 - 50,000
Phone6077772000
Fax+1 (607) 777 4000

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