The College of Saint Rose: Ranking & Review

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Albany Rank United States Rank World Rank
5 1067 3802
Top 23%

The College of Saint Rose Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate83%77%85%
Enrolled undergraduates577181396
Enrolled total (including graduate students)3,9291,1742,755

618 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

10 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates. Application fee for graduates - $40.

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

The College of Saint Rose Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $47,268 $47,268
Off-campus $47,628 $47,628
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,484 and other expenses per full academic year.

The College of Saint Rose provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,228 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $30,546 $30,546
Fees for full-time undergraduates $1,108 $1,108
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $1,016 $1,016
Tuition for Full-time graduates $14,382 $14,382
Fees for full-time graduates $838 $838
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $799 $799

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Education 96 216 312
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 106 71 177
Health Professions and Related Programs 34 74 108
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 12 83 95
Psychology 51 22 73
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 53 7 60
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 13 42 55
Visual and Performing Arts 52 52
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 37 37
Social Sciences 15 6 21
English Language and Literature & Letters 13 7 20
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 20 20
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 9 9
Physical Sciences 5 5
History 4 4
Mathematics and Statistics 4 4
Philosophy and Religious Studies 3 3
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2 2
Legal Professions and Studies 1 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 1 1
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies
Grand Total155584861,059

A total of 573 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at The College of Saint Rose.

At the master's level 486 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate59%53%61%
  • Full-time retention rate - 75%

General info

MottoIn Lumine Tuo Videbimus Lumen
In Thy Light We Shall See Light
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementThe College of Saint Rose community engages highly motivated undergraduate and graduate students in rigorous educational experiences. In the progressive tradition of the founding Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, we welcome men and women from all religious and cultural backgrounds. In addition to developing their intellectual capacities, students have the opportunity to cultivate their creative and spiritual gifts in a diverse learning community that fosters integrity, interdependence, and mutual respect. The College delivers distinctive and comprehensive liberal arts and professional programs that inspire our graduates to be productive adults, critical thinkers, and motivated, caring citizens. Our engagement with the urban environment expands the setting for educational opportunities and encourages the Saint Rose community's energetic involvement and effective leadership in society.
Colorswhite, black, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff600
Instructional FTE222
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address432 Western Ave
Albany, New York, 12203-1490
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population50,000 - 250,000
Fax+1 (518) 458 5447

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