Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science: Ranking & Review

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

Acceptance Rate73%84%79%
Enrolled undergraduates19513461
Enrolled total (including graduate students)771503268

134 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

3 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $30.

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

Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science 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 $13,430 and other expenses per full academic year.

Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 781 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$27,590$27,590
Fees for full-time undergraduates$31$31
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$840$840

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sTotal
Natural Resources and Conservation2786113
Personal and Culinary Services231740
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2222
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies81220
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services21719
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields99
Biological and Biomedical Sciences44
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences22
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Grand Total69160229

A total of 229 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science.

Graduation rate51%50%53%
  • Full-time retention rate - 71%

General info

Alternative namesPaul Smith's College
MottoIt's about the experience
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsgreen, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff158
Instructional FTE60
Research FTE4
Public Service FTE6
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address7777 State Route 30
Paul Smiths, New York, 12970-0265
United States
Urbanization levelRural: Distant
City population1,000
Fax+1 (518) 327 6951

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