Syracuse University is a private research university in Syracuse, New York, United States, and was established in 1870. Syracuse University has over 20,000 students. Syracuse University athletic teams, known as the Orange, participate in 20 intercollegiate sports. Syracuse University is a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference for all NCAA Division I athletics, except for the men's rowing and women's ice hockey teams. Syracuse University is also a member of the Eastern College Athletic Conference.
Syracuse University is organized into 13 schools and colleges: School of Architecture, College of Arts & Sciences, School of Education, College of Engineering & Computer Sciences, College of Sports and Human Dynamics, School of Information Studies, College of Law, School of Management, School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, School of Public Communications, College of Visual and Performing Arts, Graduate School, University College. Syracuse University offers undergraduate degrees in over 200 majors in the 9 undergraduate schools and colleges. Additionally, Syracuse University offers 24 Certificates of Advanced Study Programs for specialized programs for education, counseling, and other academic areas. The university has offered multiple international study programs since 1911. SU Abroad, formerly known as the Division of International Programs Abroad (DIPA), currently offers joint programs with universities in over 40 countries. The university operates eight international centers, called SU Abroad Centers, that offer structured programs in a variety of academic disciplines. The centers are located Beijing, Istanbul, Florence, Hong Kong, London, Madrid, Strasbourg, and Santiago.
Syracuse University has 1013 full-time instructional faculty, 96 part-time faculty, and 454 adjunct faculty. Approximately 86% of the full-time faculty have earned Ph.D.s or professional degrees, and the student to faculty ratio is 16:1. The acceptance rate is 48% and the percentage of people who are granted with financial aid is 73%.
Notable Alumni: Joe Biden (former Vice President of the United States), Robert Jarvik (Inventor of the first artificial heart implanted into human beings), Carmelo Anthony (Forward for the New York Knicks)
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