State University of New York at New Paltz: Statistics

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#45 of 221 In New York State
#474 of 1,009 For Special Education

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Acceptance rate
62%
Average SAT
1165
Average ACT
27
Aid receiving
83%
Undergraduates
6,597
Graduates
892
Male:Female Ratio
36:64
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Post-master's certificate
Website
newpaltz.edu

State University of New York at New Paltz Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 62% 63% 62%
Applicants 8,843 3,030 5,813
Admissions 5,484 1,904 3,580
Freshmen enrolled full time 964 335 629
Freshmen enrolled part time 10 7 3

3,661 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

3,717 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
887 or 91%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1070
or below

75% of them
had 1260
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in the State University of New York at New Paltz are 1070-1260 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
230 or 24%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 24
or below

75% of them
had 29
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in the State University of New York at New Paltz are 24-29 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 4418 (59%)
Hispanic 1571 (21%)
Black or African American 449 (6%)
Asian 348 (5%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 253 (3%)
Nonresident Alien 220 (3%)
Two or more races 216 (3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 6 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 3 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$9,875
Students receiving aid
83%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $7,070$11,310
Tuition in-state $7,070$11,310
Tuition out-of-state $16,980$23,100
Fee in-district $1,346$1,289
Fee in-state $1,346$1,289
Fee out-of-state $1,346$1,289

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 3,198
Combined charge for room and board $14,294
Room charge $9,494
Meal charge $4,800

State University of New York at New Paltz Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's
Psychology, General 191 6
Elementary Education and Teaching 95 24
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 117
Sociology, General 107
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia 103
English Language and Literature, General 80 23
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 69 26
Accounting 65 24
Business Administration and Management, General 38 45
Computer and Information Sciences, General 41 24
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 64 1
History, General 56
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 55
Visual and Performing Arts, General 51
Reading Teacher Education 47
Mechanical Engineering 43
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 26 13
Art Teacher Education 33 4
Finance, General 36
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 35
Graphic Design 35
Social Studies Teacher Education 21 10
International Relations and Affairs 31
Business & Commerce, General 31
English & Language Arts Teacher Education 22 8
Political Science and Government, General 29
Journalism 24
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language & ESL Language Instructor 22
Economics, General 21
Music Therapy & Therapist 20
Mental Health Counseling & Counselor 19
Music, General 18
Spanish Language and Literature 17
Geology & Earth Science, General 16
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 15
Painting 15
Computer Engineering, General 14
Mathematics, General 13
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services 13
Fine & Studio Arts, General 13
International Business & Trade & Commerce 12
Anthropology, General 12
Women's Studies 12
Mathematics Teacher Education 6 6
Geography 10
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 10
General Studies 9
Chemistry, General 9
Philosophy 9
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs 9
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs 9
Geochemistry 8
Biochemistry 8
Management Science 8
Physics, General 7
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 7
Earth Science Teacher Education 1 6
Multicultural Education 7
Printmaking 6
Biology Teacher Education 2 4
African-American & Black Studies 5
French Language and Literature 5
Photography 5
Astronomy 4
Sculpture 3
Asian Studies & Civilization 3
French Language Teacher Education 3
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs 3
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics 2
Metal Arts 2
Chemistry Teacher Education 2
Physics Teacher Education 1
Spanish Language Teacher Education 1
Elementary and Middle School Administration & Principalship 1
Grand Total 1,799 387
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 76% 73% 77%
  • Full-time retention rate - 87%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,310
Citations
33,896

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
505 / 18,877
Psychology
281 / 14,784
Business
201 / 10,781
Sociology
164 / 8,532
Computer Science
159 / 2,391
Social Psychology
110 / 6,296
Mathematics
107 / 3,130
Engineering
102 / 1,437
Medicine
97 / 3,973
Art & Design
94 / 5,168
Economics
86 / 1,107
Political Science
85 / 210
Education Majors
78 / 1,761
Environmental Science
70 / 1,265
Physics
64 / 533
Chemistry
63 / 824
Biology
53 / 899
Math Teachers
49 / 1,840
History
45 / 110
Child Psychology
43 / 3,390
Communications and Public Relations
42 / 3,803
Special Education
37 / 1,344
Management Information Systems
37 / 903
Marketing
37 / 3,909
Gender Studies
36 / 5,152
Law
35 / 203
Information Technology
34 / 396
Investment Banking and Stock trading
32 / 485
Finance
30 / 371
Demography
30 / 295
Materials Science
29 / 179
Philosophy
28 / 50
Health Science
27 / 479
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
26 / 2
Creative Writing
26 / 92
Accounting
25 / 309
Media Studies
25 / 27
Cognitive Science
24 / 458
Geography and Cartography
22 / 209
Early Childhood Education
22 / 224

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 6 38
1992 7 49
1993 4 35
1994 11 65
1995 19 56
1996 12 75
1997 13 85
1998 16 112
1999 14 134
2000 20 191
2001 25 246
2002 28 281
2003 33 384
2004 29 496
2005 33 537
2006 34 687
2007 50 775
2008 62 989
2009 73 1365
2010 70 1634
2011 88 2022
2012 61 2084
2013 98 2406
2014 97 2741
2015 85 2925
2016 99 2706
2017 98 2784
2018 83 2974
2019 92 3730
2020 87 4219
2021 69 4524

State University of New York at New Paltz alumni

  1. John Turturro

    John Turturro
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    actorfilm directorwriterscreenwritercharacter actor
    Biography

    John Michael Turturro is an American actor, director, producer and writer. He is known for his contributions to the independent film movement. He has appeared in over sixty feature films and has worked frequently with the Coen brothers, Adam Sandler, and Spike Lee. He began his acting career on-screen in the early 1980s, and received early critical recognition with the independent film Five Corners (1987). Turturro's mainstream breakthrough came with Lee's Do the Right Thing (1989) and the Coens' Miller's Crossing (1990) and Barton Fink (1991), for which he won the Best Actor Award at the Cannes Film Festival. His subsequent roles included Herb Stempel in Quiz Show (1994), Jesus Quintana in both The Big Lebowski (1998) and The Jesus Rolls (2020), Pete in O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000), Seymour Simmons in the Transformers film series and Carmine Falcone in The Batman. In 2016, in a lead role, he portrayed a lawyer in the HBO miniseries The Night Of. He had a recurring role in the miniseries The Plot Against America in 2020. He currently stars as Irving on the Apple TV+ series Severance.

  2. Vinny Guadagnino

    Vinny Guadagnino
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    danceractortelevision actorreality television participant
    Biography

    Vincent J. Guadagnino is an American reality television personality, best known for being a cast member on MTV's Jersey Shore.

  3. Michael Gladis

    Michael Gladis
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1977-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actorfilm actorfilm producer
    Biography

    Michael James Gladis is an American actor. He played Paul Kinsey in the television series Mad Men; he appeared in the series' first three seasons, and as a guest star in the show's fifth season.

  4. Aida Turturro

    Aida Turturro
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Enrolled in the State University of New York at New Paltz
    In 1984 studied theatre
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Aida Turturro is an American actress best known for playing Janice Soprano on the HBO drama series The Sopranos.

General info

Alternative names SUNY New Paltz
State University of New York at New Paltz
Founded 1828
Motto To learn, to search, to serve
Colors blue, orange
Academic Calendar August to May (August - December; January-May). Also Summer Session (May-August)
Total FTE staff 1,078
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, New York, 12561-2443
United States
City population 14,000
Phone 8776967411
Fax +1 (845) 257 3209

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