84%

Acceptance Rate

$29,853

Avg.Financial Aid

002718

FAFSA Code

About Elmira College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

892

Website

https://www.elmira.edu

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MSCHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Elmira College, which is located in Elmira, NY is a private university. Out of total 1,012 students enrolled at EC, 938 belong to undergraduate courses while 74 are postgraduate students. The school has an academic staff of 101 who teach various courses to the students. Interestingly, Elmira College has an ethnically diverse student population. At EC around 74% are white, 6% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 5% are Black or African American. And, at the university, around 91% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 66% of the students are females and 34% are males. Olivia Langdon Clemens, Fay Kanin, Alice Mary Robertson, and Wilhelmina Holladay are some of the well-known alumni of the school. Several other achievers owe their success to this university. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. It also encourages its students to participate in athletics, as it helps in building character. Taking into account all the undergraduate and graduate degrees, including both residential and online, EC offers around 134 programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by ACEN (Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing), CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation), and MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education).

Location & Contact

Address

One Park Place

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6077351800
Fax: 6077351718
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Rankings

To tackle the tough decision of choosing the right university, the ranking of a particular college helps the student in clearing their doubts regarding where they want to apply. The ranking of universities by Forbes is done keeping in mind common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others. Moreover, Forbes has placed Elmira College at the 626th position among other national universities.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

84%

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

N/A

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The university takes in few each year. Moreover, admission to EC is fairly easy. The students are required to submit a fee along with the admission form, in order to be considered for admission at Elmira College. It is a non-refundable amount. The SAT score in the range of 1020-1220 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. The average ACT score at Elmira College is 23. However, those getting an ACT score less than 21 might also be offered admission. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at One Park Place, Elmira, New York 14901. To gather more information, they can call them at (607) 735-1800.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$24,378

Average Annual Cost

$41,900

Books And Supplies

$600

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$12,000

Budget For Other Expenses

$550

Total One Year Cost

$55,050

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to EC are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $44,050. The average annual tuition cost ($35,400), books and supplies ($600), room and boarding ($12,500), and budget for other expenses ($550) are all included in this cost. For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

11:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

78%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Four-one-four plan

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

44%

Male Professors

56%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

61 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

41 Graduates

Psychology, General

31 Graduates

Biology, General

29 Graduates

Human Services, General

17 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

16 Graduates

Biological and Physical Sciences

15 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

15 Graduates

Political Science and Government

13 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

12 Graduates

Chemistry

11 Graduates

Economics

11 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

11 Graduates

History

10 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

8 Graduates

Mathematics

8 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

8 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

7 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

6 Graduates

Sociology and Anthropology

6 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

5 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

4 Graduates

Education, Other

4 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

4 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

3 Graduates

Area Studies

2 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

2 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

2 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

1 Graduates

Philosophy and Religious Studies, O...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

819

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

33%

Full-time

91%

Part-time

9%

Students Gender

Male

32%

US National: 44%

Female

68%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

75% White

7% Unknown

4% Black

5% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

4% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

35%

Out Of State

61%

In State

4%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$64,913 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 91% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

91%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$6,400/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,600/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,600/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Soaring Eagle

School Colors

Purple and Gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

151

Total Female Athletes

136

Intramural Sports

17

Sports Club

1

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Tennis

Volleyball

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Field Hockey

Golf

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by EC. At EC, $12,500 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The students at Elmira College have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $5,600 per year. The college has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the college are 34% and 66%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$34,800/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$45,900/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$25,125

$27,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$261 - 280

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$29,853

Students Receiving Federal Grants

40%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,904

Students Receiving State Aid

38%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,542

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$26,527

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$35,979

$30K - $48K

$34,246

$48K - $75K

$31,769

$75K - $110K

$28,849

> $110K

$25,964

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$4,311,015

The financial aid department of Elmira College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $5,831, whereas the financial aid is $28,743. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $2,638, while the institutional aid is $28,743. The non-need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Elmira College amount to $4,311,015 per annum.

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