Elmira College: Ranking & Review

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Elmira College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate85%83%86%
Enrolled undergraduates20566139
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,012295717

63 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

7 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for both undergraduates and graduates.

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

Elmira College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,000 and other expenses per full academic year.

Elmira College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,128 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$41,900$41,900
Fees for full-time undergraduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$450$450
Tuition for Full-time graduates$16,800$16,800
Fees for full-time graduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$700$700

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs67269
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services37340
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2525
Social Sciences2323
Public Administration and Social Service Professions21012
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies1010
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities99
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service99
Physical Sciences77
Visual and Performing Arts55
English Language and Literature & Letters44
Mathematics and Statistics44
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics22
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies11
Natural Resources and Conservation11
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Grand Total227826306

A total of 280 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Elmira College.

At the master's level 26 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate60%50%65%
  • Full-time retention rate - 65%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

General info

Alternative namesEC
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorspurple, gold
Academic CalendarFour-one-four plan
Total FTE staff257
Instructional FTE80
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.elmira.edu
AddressOne Park Place
Elmira, New York, 14901
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population29,000
Fax+1 (607) 735 1758

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