54%

Acceptance Rate

$10,172

Avg.Financial Aid

002849

FAFSA Code

About State University of New York (SUNY) at Plattsburgh

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

5,704

Website

www.plattsburgh.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

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

Located in Plattsburgh, New York, SUNY College at Plattsburgh is a public university. SUNY College at Plattsburgh is home to an ethnically diverse student body. At SCP around 63% are white, 12% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 10% are Black or African American. Further, around 90% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 58% of the students are females and 42% are males. Some of the notable alumni which the school has produced in its several years of existence are Tim Robbins, Dave Annable, Jack Russell Weinstein, and Anthony Weiner. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and, hence encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Students taking admission here will notice that the university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. A total of 222 programs are currently offered by the varsity to the students. It includes both the residential as well as online programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

Location & Contact

Address

101 Broad Street

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 5185642000
Fax: 5185643932
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Rankings

As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. It is said that the more information that a prospective student has about a college, the better it is. The ranking of a college helps a student overcome the confusion of which university/college is right for them and also other prospects. Before taking admission, a student can assess the college chosen by them on various grounds like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, and their experience, among others. Notably, for the rankings, the two publications, US News and Forbes, are trusted everywhere. However, it should be noted that SUNY College at Plattsburgh does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking of these two publications.

Admissions

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

Rolling Admissions

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

54%

SAT Range

1050 - 1230

ACT Range

21 - 25

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is easy. SUNY College at Plattsburgh has 4 admission thresholds. To kickstart the admission process at SCP, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $50. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 980-1180 to improve her chances. A candidate, in order to take admission to SUNY College at Plattsburgh, must score 22 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 19 are also given admission. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 101 Broad Street, Plattsburgh, New York 12901-2681. They can also call them at (518) 564-2000.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$13,614

Average Annual Cost

$6,870

Books And Supplies

$1,220

Other Fees

$1,499

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

$12,980

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,490

Total One Year Cost

$25,059

Before applying to SCP, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $31,617. 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

16:1

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

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$101

Faculty Overview

53%

Male Professors

47%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

168 Graduates

Psychology, General

119 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

119 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

87 Graduates

Marketing

64 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

61 Graduates

Biology, General

57 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

52 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

40 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

39 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

38 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

37 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

35 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

34 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

34 Graduates

Social Work

32 Graduates

International Business

31 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

31 Graduates

Journalism

30 Graduates

Economics

27 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

26 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

24 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

24 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

23 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

22 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

18 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

18 Graduates

History

18 Graduates

Physics

18 Graduates

Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Se...

15 Graduates

Political Science and Government

15 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

14 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

13 Graduates

Mathematics

13 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

13 Graduates

Sociology

13 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

12 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

11 Graduates

Anthropology

9 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studi...

9 Graduates

Chemistry

8 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

8 Graduates

Music

7 Graduates

Area Studies

6 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

6 Graduates

Philosophy

5 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

2 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

5,297

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

38%

Full-time

92%

Part-time

8%

Students Gender

Male

43%

US National: 44%

Female

57%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

64% White

4% Unknown

9% Black

12% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

6% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

3%

Out Of State

92%

In State

5%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$61,508 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$8,258/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,730/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,730/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Cardinals

School Colors

red and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

194

Total Female Athletes

240

Intramural Sports

9

Sports Club

13

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. At SCP, $13,720 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The college has enrolled around 42% male and 58% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$32,800/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$42,400/year

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

$0$100,000

$18,750

$26,062

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.

$195 - 270

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.

86%

Average Aid Per Year

$10,172

Students Receiving Federal Grants

49%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,970

Students Receiving State Aid

63%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,009

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

85%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,445

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$15,464

$30K - $48K

$12,015

$48K - $75K

$7,832

$75K - $110K

$6,103

> $110K

$2,150

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$4,736,719

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at SCP to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,813, whereas the financial aid is $3,951. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $4,452, while the institutional aid is $3,951.

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