SUNY College at Plattsburgh

Plattsburgh, New York

SUNY College at Plattsburgh Overview

Student population

Address101 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, NY
School Websitewww.plattsburgh.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above
Size

Distant

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

SUNY College at Plattsburgh is a small public, 4-year college based in Plattsburgh, New York that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is post-master's certificate. In the 2019 academic year, 9,201 students applied to SUNY College at Plattsburgh. Of those students, 4,992 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in SUNY College at Plattsburgh was $6,870, in addition to fees of $1,499. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend SUNY College at Plattsburgh.

SUNY College at Plattsburgh has a 68% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

SUNY College at Plattsburgh Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPARequired
Applicants admitted

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The SUNY College at Plattsburgh acceptance rate is 54%. To put this into perspective, 4,992 of the 9,201 students who applied to SUNY College at Plattsburgh in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in SUNY College at Plattsburgh is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into SUNY College at Plattsburgh had an SAT score between the range of 1,050 and 1,230. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for SUNY College at Plattsburgh was between 21 and 25 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to SUNY College at Plattsburgh as part of their application.

SUNY College at Plattsburgh Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At SUNY College at Plattsburgh, the tuition for in-state residents is $6,870. Combined with fees of $1,499, room and board costs of $12,980, other expenses of $2,490 and the $1,220 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $18,149 in tuition.

Students at SUNY College at Plattsburgh are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at SUNY College at Plattsburgh was $4,970 last year, with 49% of students being awarded federal aid.

SUNY College at Plattsburgh Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio16:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to SUNY College at Plattsburgh.

SUNY College at Plattsburgh has a good gender split, with 57% of undergraduates being female and 43% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are New York residents; in fact, 91% of all students reside in New York. However, 3% of students come from out-of-state and 6% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at SUNY College at Plattsburgh is 16:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

SUNY College at Plattsburgh Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
EDUCATION
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
PSYCHOLOGY
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
SOCIAL SCIENCES
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS

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