General Information About SUNY Empire State College
SUNY Empire State College’s dedicated faculty and staff use innovative, alternative and flexible approaches to higher education that transform people and communities by providing rigorous programs that connect individuals’ unique and diverse lives to their personal learning goals.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics.
- 4-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- Teacher certification
- Distance learning opportunities
- Academic/career counseling service
- Dual credit
- Credit for life experiences
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Associate's degree
- Bachelor's degree
- Master's degree
- Suburb: Small
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 1,211 Percent Admitted 66% Men Admitted 67% Women Admitted 66% Full Time Retention Rate 49%
Tuition & Fees 09-10 Tuition & Fees $5,195 Room & Board Charge $0 Books & Supplies Cost $1,502
Total Financial Aid Amounts Issued Pell Grants $8,548,661 Other Federal Grants $823,937 Scholarships & Fellowships $15,739,188 Discount Applied to Tuition/Fee $11,874,782 Average Grant Dollars Issued $2,846,257 Avg. Scholarship and Fellowships $7,869,594
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 19,373 Native American 91 Asian 299 African American 2,338 Hispanic 1,316 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 4,288 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 76