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 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
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
City: Small
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

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What Students Are Saying

3.23 Average Rating
Excelsior College is a Military Friendly college. After getting my Bachelor's degree, I am now going for my Masters. All the staff are great and very helpful and knowledgeable.
Marcelina from Fort Hood, TX
The idea behind Excelsior College is great! I can continue working at my job and at the same time take classes online. Their website is very user-friendly.
Chana from Spring Valley, NY

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