Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#4223 of 14,131 In the World
#1192 of 2,597 In North America
#1118 of 2,496 In the United States
#110 of 221 In New York State

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
67%
Avg. cost to attend
$23,608 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
668
Graduates
13
Male:Female Ratio
63:37
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 67% 67% 68%
Applicants 1,283 650 620
Admissions 865 433 424
Freshmen enrolled full time 176 101 73

315 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

14 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 534 (79%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 66 (10%)
Black or African American 39 (6%)
Hispanic 12 (2%)
Two or more races 10 (1%)
Nonresident Alien 6 (0.9%)
Asian 3 (0.4%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 2 (0.3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 2 (0.3%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$23,608/year
Average aid awarded
$23,252
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $18,211
$30-48K $20,301
$48-75K $20,778
$75-110K $25,994
$110K+ $29,341

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $30,160$22,400
Tuition in-state $30,160$22,400
Tuition out-of-state $30,160$22,400
Fee in-district $34$2,640
Fee in-state $34$2,640
Fee out-of-state $34$2,640

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 773
Combined charge for room and board $14,720
Room charge $8,760
Meal charge $5,960

Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's
Environmental & Natural Resources Management and Policy, General 30
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management 20
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, General 11 4
Environmental Science 14
Baking and Pastry Arts & Baker & Pastry Chef 6 7
Parks, Recreation, and Leisure Studies 13
Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management 11
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 10
Culinary Arts & Chef Training 4 4
Urban Forestry 8
Surveying Technology & Surveying 8
Environmental Biology 6
Hospitality Administration & Management, General 1 4
Forest Technology & Technician 5
Forest Management & Forest Resources Management 5
Environmental Studies 4
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies 4
Forest Resources Production and Management 3
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts, General 2
Forest Sciences and Biology 1
Communication, General 1
Grand Total 45 141
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 55% 53% 58%
  • Full-time retention rate - 73%

Publications & Citations

Publications
110
Citations
6,431

Publication / Citation count by topic

Environmental Science
92 / 5,916
Ecology
30 / 620
Biology
27 / 762
Geography and Cartography
22 / 730
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
20 / 217
Environmental Management
16 / 3,232
Geology
14 / 3,448
Oceanography
14 / 1,097
Hydrology and Water resources management
12 / 421
Forestry
11 / 51
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science
10 / 2,950
Agricultural Science
7 / 364
Archaeology
6 / 23
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation
5 / 45
Demography
5 / 34
Sociology
4 / 50
Business
4 / 163
Botany
4 / 392
Psychology
3 / 24
Medicine
3 / 13
Education Majors
3 / 24
Economics
3 / 11
Hospitality and Hotel Management
3 / 161
Marketing
2 / 149
Mathematics
2 / 32
Health Science
2 / 13
Art & Design
2 / 10
Creative Writing
2 / 10
Political Science
1 / 3
Media Studies
1 / 0
Computer Science
1 / 10
Engineering
1 / 3
Veterinary
1 / 0
Statistics
1 / 15
History
1 / 83
Paleontology
1 / 105
Technical Drawing
1 / 3
Earth science and Geophysics
1 / 5
Math Teachers
1 / 17
Supply Chain Management
1 / 2

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1995 0 1
1996 0 0
1997 2 4
1998 2 19
1999 2 8
2000 4 25
2001 2 19
2002 2 38
2003 4 45
2004 3 59
2005 6 115
2006 3 216
2007 4 273
2008 3 256
2009 5 353
2010 5 363
2011 3 382
2012 7 479
2013 5 480
2014 4 443
2015 6 435
2016 5 470
2017 9 450
2018 8 490
2019 10 612
2020 4 566
2021 12 606

General info

Alternative names Paul Smith's College
Founded 1946
Motto It's about the experience
Colors green, white
Academic Calendar September to August (September - December; January-April; May-August)
Total FTE staff 151
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address 7777 State Route 30
Paul Smiths, New York, 12970-0265
United States
City population 0
Phone 5183276000
Fax +1 (518) 327 6016

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