The State University of New York at Potsdam

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world rank  1672

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University Overview

Established in 1816, The State University of New York at Potsdam is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the medium-sized town of Potsdam (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), New York. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, The State University of New York at Potsdam (SUNY Potsdam) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. The State University of New York at Potsdam (SUNY Potsdam) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 203 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym SUNY Potsdam
Founded 1816
Motto To learn, to search, to serve
Colours Maroon and gray

University Location

Address 44 Pierrepont Avenue
Potsdam (population range: 10,000-49,999)
13676-2294 New York
United States
T +1 (315) 267 2000
F +1 (315) 267 2163

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
International
students
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office 44 Pierrepont Avenue
Potsdam 13676
+1 (315) 2672180
877 7687326

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to The State University of New York at Potsdam's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Middle States Commission on Higher Education


Year of first Accreditation

1952


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • State University of New York (SUNY) System
  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)
  • International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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