SUNY College at Plattsburgh: Statistics

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Acceptance rate
61%
Average SAT
1075
Average ACT
22
Aid receiving
95%
Undergraduates
4,680
Graduates
429
Male:Female Ratio
39:61
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Post-master's certificate

SUNY College at Plattsburgh Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 61% 64% 59%
Applicants 9,009 3,306 5,703
Admissions 5,498 2,124 3,374
Freshmen enrolled full time 891 334 557
Freshmen enrolled part time 2 1 1

3,506 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,361 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
883 or 99%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 980
or below

75% of them
had 1170
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in SUNY College at Plattsburgh are 980-1170 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
142 or 16%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 25
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in SUNY College at Plattsburgh are 18-25 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 3326 (65%)
Hispanic 618 (12%)
Black or African American 518 (10%)
Nonresident Alien 229 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 149 (3%)
Asian 132 (3%)
Two or more races 99 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 10 (0.2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 8 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$10,548
Students receiving aid
95%

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 $1,504$1,504
Fee in-state $1,504$1,504
Fee out-of-state $1,504$1,504

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 2,256
Combined charge for room and board $14,170
Room charge $9,080
Meal charge $5,090

SUNY College at Plattsburgh Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 104
Psychology, General 89
Business Administration and Management, General 89
Accounting 82
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies 74
Elementary Education and Teaching 44 17
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs 44
Athletic Training & Trainer 19 19
Radio and Television 37
Computer Science 37
Environmental Science 35
Biomedical Sciences, General 32
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 32
Social Work 30
General Studies 27
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 26
Hospitality Administration & Management, General 25
History, General 24
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 24
Secondary Education and Teaching 24
Human Development and Family Studies, General 23
English Language and Literature, General 22
Political Science and Government, General 20
Mental Health Counseling & Counselor 19
Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist 19
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 17
Anthropology, General 16
Clinical Nutrition & Nutritionist 15
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia 15
Finance, General 15
Art & Art Studies, General 14
Sociology, General 14
Information Technology 13
Fine & Studio Arts, General 12
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management 12
Public Relations & Image Management 12
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics 12
Journalism 11
Management Information Systems, General 11
Parks, Recreation, and Leisure Studies 10
Creative Writing 10
Broadcast Journalism 9
Higher Education & Higher Education Administration 8
Biochemistry 7
Music, General 7
School Psychology 7
Information Science & Studies 7
International Business & Trade & Commerce 6
Environmental Studies 6
Geology & Earth Science, General 6
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist 6
Physics, General 5
Ecology 5
Chemistry, General 4
Women's Studies 4
Cyber & Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism 4
Spanish Language and Literature 3
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 3
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs 3
Latin American Studies 2
Philosophy 2
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies 2
Curriculum and Instruction 2
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs 2
Artificial Intelligence 1
Natural Sciences 1
Grand Total 1,186 172
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 67% 61% 72%
  • Full-time retention rate - 79%

Publications & Citations

Publications
891
Citations
20,978

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
358 / 3,780
Medicine
134 / 2,643
Psychology
133 / 3,859
Biology
133 / 3,355
Environmental Science
111 / 8,071
Business
99 / 1,670
Computer Science
89 / 1,039
History
84 / 21
Physics
81 / 2,890
Sociology
78 / 1,524
Economics
75 / 381
Art & Design
69 / 360
Chemistry
63 / 2,189
Political Science
61 / 152
Mathematics
55 / 680
Engineering
54 / 1,286
Geology
37 / 766
Astrobiology
33 / 1,633
Genealogy
32 / 23
Child Psychology
30 / 911
Philosophy
30 / 6
Demography
29 / 1,002
Audiology
28 / 707
Ecology
27 / 6,237
Education Majors
27 / 356
Math Teachers
26 / 380
Social Psychology
25 / 1,895
Art History
25 / 0
Communications and Public Relations
25 / 133
Health Science
22 / 234
Gender Studies
21 / 249
Political Economy
21 / 72
Materials Science
21 / 847
Geography and Cartography
21 / 333
Clinical Psychology
21 / 757
Management Information Systems
20 / 468
Investment Banking and Stock trading
19 / 14
Law
18 / 192
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
17 / 177
Astrophysics and Astronomy
16 / 922

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 8 32
1992 10 54
1993 16 63
1994 12 91
1995 9 169
1996 16 140
1997 5 167
1998 11 158
1999 12 205
2000 16 213
2001 23 263
2002 16 263
2003 19 371
2004 22 500
2005 22 615
2006 24 703
2007 17 811
2008 32 999
2009 33 1052
2010 40 1204
2011 39 1256
2012 42 1326
2013 42 1297
2014 65 1476
2015 47 1440
2016 76 1372
2017 40 1376
2018 51 1382
2019 50 1588
2020 54 1697
2021 55 2039

SUNY College at Plattsburgh alumni

  1. Tim Robbins

    Tim Robbins
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    screenwriterfilm producerfilm actorfilm directoractor
    Biography

    Timothy Francis Robbins is an American actor, filmmaker, and musician. He is known for portraying Andy Dufresne in the film The Shawshank Redemption, and has won an Academy Award and two Golden Globe Awards for his roles in the films The Player (1992) and Mystic River (2003).

  2. Dave Annable

    Dave Annable
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1979-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actorfilm actor
    Biography

    David Rodman Annable is an American actor. His roles include Justin Walker on the ABC television drama Brothers & Sisters (2006–11), Henry Martin on the ABC supernatural drama 666 Park Avenue (2012–13), and Pierce Harrison on the NBC medical drama Heartbeat (2016).

  3. Owen Benjamin

    Owen Benjamin
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1980-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    actorcomedianconspiracy theorist
    Biography

    Owen Benjamin Smith is an American alt-right internet personality and former stand-up comedian and actor. He began his career with roles in films including The House Bunny and All's Faire in Love, and in the television sitcom Sullivan & Son. In the late-2010s, began expressing more extreme political views, and in 2019, he was banned from several mainstream social media platforms for violations of their policies, including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube.

  4. Dan Scavino

    Dan Scavino
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Enrolled in SUNY College at Plattsburgh
    1994-1998 graduated with Bachelor of Arts in communication studies
    Occupations
    communications advisercaddie
    Biography

    Daniel Scavino Jr. is an American political adviser who served in the Trump administration as White House Deputy Chief of Staff for Communications from 2019 to 2021 and Director of Social Media from 2017 to 2021. Scavino previously was the general manager of Trump National Golf Club Westchester and the director of social media for the Donald Trump 2016 presidential campaign.

General info

Alternative names SUNY Plattsburgh
Founded 1889
Motto A Superbus Preteritus, A Validus Posterus
A Proud Past, A Strong Future
Colors red, white
Academic Calendar August to May (August - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff 787
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 101 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, New York, 12901-2681
United States
City population 20,000
Phone 5185642000
Fax +1 (518) 564 3292

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