Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science

Paul Smiths, NY, USA
3.63 Average Rating
Paul Smiths College of Arts and Sciences is a private institution based in the rural town of Paul Smiths, NY. The school offers two- and four-year programs and is the only college in the Adirondack Park. A majority of students choose to study forestry, natural resource management, or culinary arts and food service. Students studying hospitality, pastry, culinary, among other subjects have the opportunity to work in the school’s student-run restaurant, the St. Regis Cafe.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Rural
In State Students
67%
Out of State Students
33%
0
100
82%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 21
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1415
0
1600

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

Highest Degree Offered
Bachelor's
Total Number of Students
851
Total Number of Undergrads
851
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
0
100
29%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
43%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
15:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$26,730
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$28,420
Out-of-State Tuition
$28,420
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%
Average Aid Per Year
$16,662
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
65%
35%
Student Organizations
29
Size of Town
Rural: Distant
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
New York
Burlington
Albany
Syracuse
Glens Falls
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
99%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$36,700
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What Students Are Saying

3.63 Average Rating
I love the feel of an adirondack college. teachers are very good. I met alot of real nice people.
Steven from Peru, NY
My first impression of the college was how friendly everyone was. From the students to the staff, everyone made my freshmen year one of the best years of my life. The campus is beautiful and I've never felt so at home at Paul Smith's.
Paul from Petersburgh, NY

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