SUNY College at Plattsburgh: Ranking & Review

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Plattsburgh Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 730 2562
Top 16%

SUNY College at Plattsburgh Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate53%52%54%
Enrolled undergraduates1,129439690
Enrolled total (including graduate students)5,7192,3693,350

1,966 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

339 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $75.

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

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores947
Percent of students submitting SAT scores85%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores285
Percent of students submitting ACT scores26%
ACT Composite
ACT English
ACT Math

SUNY College at Plattsburgh Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $24,648 $34,298
Off-campus $24,648 $34,298
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,490 and other expenses per full academic year.

SUNY College at Plattsburgh provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 2,337 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $6,670 $16,320
Fees for full-time undergraduates $1,396 $1,396
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $278 $680
Tuition for Full-time graduates $10,870 $22,210
Fees for full-time graduates $1,396 $1,396
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $453 $925

Programs and Degrees

Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 279 279
Health Professions and Related Programs 200 29 229
Education 39 86 125
Psychology 117 6 123
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 113 113
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 85 85
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 79 79
Social Sciences 41 41
Visual and Performing Arts 40 40
English Language and Literature & Letters 39 39
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 37 37
Physical Sciences 36 36
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 32 32
Natural Resources and Conservation 27 27
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 24 24
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 23 23
History 18 18
Mathematics and Statistics 13 13
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 9 9
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 9 9
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 6 6
Philosophy and Religious Studies 4 4
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 2 2
Grand Total1,2701231,393

A total of 1,270 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at SUNY College at Plattsburgh.

At the master's level 123 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate63%59%65%
  • Full-time retention rate - 82%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

General info

Alternative namesSUNY Plattsburgh
MottoA Superbus Preteritus, A Validus Posterus
A Proud Past, A Strong Future
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsred, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff875
Instructional FTE325
Public Service FTE1
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address101 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, New York, 12901-2681
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant
City population10,000 - 50,000
Fax+1 (518) 564 3292

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