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Alfred State College of Technology SUNY

Alfred, NY, USA
3.40 Average Rating

Located in the hills of western New York, Alfred State College is a 4-year SUNY College of Technology institution offering more than 70 degrees. Alfred State maintains three colleges as well as an honors program and fully online degrees in areas such as healthcare and leadership. Students can take advantage of study abroad, with options that include Italy, Japan, and Haiti, or utilize the Alfred, NY, location for skiing, mountain biking, boating, and more. Alfred State maintains a Career Development Office for long-term planning and a Student Success Center for tutoring, as well as Center for Intercultural Unity for students from different backgrounds. 

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed

Need Blind

This school does not consider an applicant’s financial situation when deciding admission

Level of Institution
4 Year
Campus Setting
Suburb or town

0
100
58%
Acceptance Rate

Admissions Requirements

SAT
Yes
ACT
Yes
Transcript
Yes

Important Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

Admitted Student Stats

In-State Students
96%
Out-Of-State Students
3%
15%
Submitting ACT
62%
Submitting SAT
Average ACT Composite: 22
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1033
0
1600
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Bachelor's
Total Number of Students
3,686
Total Number of Undergrads
3,686
Academic Calendar

Semester

Classroom Sizes

2-19 Students
47%
20-39 Students
49%
40-99 Students
3%
0
100
39%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
50%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
18:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$15,367
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Tuition
In-State Tuition In-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who meet the state's or institution's residency requirements. In-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students residing in the locality in which they attend school and may be a lower rate than in-state tuition if offered by the institution.
$8,570
Out-of-State Tuition Out-of-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who do not meet the state’s or institution’s residency requirements. Out-of-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students not residing in the locality in which they attend school.
$18,350
Additional Costs
Room and Board The weighted average for room and board and other expenses is generated as follows:
  • (amount for on-campus room, board and other expenses * # of students living on-campus.
  • + amount for off-campus (with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus with family
  • + amount for off-campus (not with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus not with family)
divided by the total # of students. Students whose living arrangements are unknown are excluded from the calculation. For some institutions the # of students by living arrangement will be known, but dollar amounts will not be known. In this case the # of students with no corresponding dollar amount will be excluded from the denominator.
$14,570
Books and Supplies
$1200

Aid & Grants

0
100
58%
Need Met
Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid. Federal gift aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
84%
Average Aid Per Year
$8,011
Students Receiving Grants Percent of undergraduate students awarded grant aid. Grant aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
84%
Average Federal Grant Aid Per Year
$4,446
Average Institution Grant Aid Per Year
$1,925

Student Loans

Students Borrowing Loans Loans to students - Any monies that must be repaid to the lending institution for which the student is the designated borrower. Includes all Title IV subsidized and unsubsidized loans and all institutionally- and privately-sponsored loans. Does not include PLUS and other loans made directly to parents.
93%
Average Loan Amount Per Year
$6,283
Average Debt at Graduation The median federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated. This figure includes only federal loans; it excludes private student loans and Parent PLUS loans.
$14,874
Median Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 5.05% interest rate.
$154
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Student Gender
Male
Female
64%
36%
Student Organizations
147
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
Yes
On Campus Women's Center
No

Housing

0
100
65%
Undergrads Living on Campus
On-campus living required of freshman
Yes

Athletics

Divisional Sports Nickname
Pioneers
School Colors
Blue/Gold
Varsity Athletics Association
NCAA
Varsity Athletics Conference Primary
Division III Independents

Campus Safety

24-HR security patrol
Yes
Campus emergency phones
Yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Rochester
Buffalo
New York
Syracuse
Elmira
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
44%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$39,800
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What Students Are Saying

3.40 Average Rating
Alfred State has been incredibly helpful and kind.
I couldn't believe how easy it is to get help.
Every visit i have had was exciting and fun!
Alicia from Greenwood, NY
It wasn't my first pick but i would choose it again.
Albert from Plattsburgh, NY
I would give Alfred state a A because it is a great school to meet friends. classroom size is around 25 people. if you apply yourself and get the help you will succeed at Alfred state.
Stephanie from Fayetteville, NY
Its a safe environment.
Its a neat environment.
Its makes one feels at home.
Dennis from Bronx, NY
I love the small campus. I feel like I belong here!
Rachel from Arkport, NY
It is amazing the staffs are very friendly.
Lashaun from Brooklyn, NY

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