Excelsior College

Albany, NY, USA
3.23 Average Rating

Excelsior College is a private, 4-year institution established in Albany, New York. The college aims to serve adult students, primarily through offering online course options for over 40 academic programs. Depending on their program of study, students can transfer up to 117 credits as well as earn prior learning credits for their life experience. Excelsior also offers credit by exam options, allowing students to earn credit by completing one test after a period of individual study.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Small city
In-State Students
26%
Out-Of-State Students
84%

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

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

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Total Number of Students
41,658
Total Number of Undergrads
38,297
Academic Calendar

Other academic year

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
Student:Faculty Ratio
16:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

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Students Receiving Financial Aid
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
47%
53%
Size of Town
Small city
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

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What Students Are Saying

3.23 Average Rating
Excelsior College is very supportive of its students. Excelsior provides a Counselor that makes contact with the student for continued support and eliminates frustration for the student. Excelsior makes frequent contact with the student to determine what is needed for continued study. tips for study habits, tips for success, and much more.
Sylvia from Shaker Hts, OH
Great school, from enrolling to picking classes the counselors are always available and very nice. This school is extremely military friendly making it easy when I am deployed to stay connected.
Andy from Lisbon, CT

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