University at Albany SUNY

United States of America

651-700thQS World Ranking

Established in 1844, The State University of New York at Albany is a public research university with campuses in Albany, Guilderland and Rensselaer. It is a part of the State University of New York (SUNY) system. University attracts students from all the states in the USA and from more than 70 countries worldwide. The university has three campuses: the Uptown Campus in Albany and Guilderland, the Downtown Campus in Albany, and the Health Sciences Campus in the city of Rensselaer.

The university comprises of various schools and colleges: College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business, School of Criminal Justice, School of Education, College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cyber security ,College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Rockefeller College of Public Affairs & Policy, School of Public Health, School of Social Welfare, Albany Law School – University at Albany Affiliation and Honors College.  The most popular majors at University at Albany--SUNY include: Social Sciences; Biological and Biomedical Sciences; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; English Language and Literature/Letters; and Psychology.

The total student population at the university is more than 17,000 students of which more than 12,900 are enrolled in the undergraduate programs. The student to faculty ratio at the university is 18:1 and the acceptance rate is 56%.

UAlbany is particularly famous for its far-reaching study abroad opportunities; students can take advantage of over 1,000 different opportunities in more than 60 countries, including Antarctica. The university is also well known for its academic choices in new and emerging fields in public policy, homeland security, globalization, documentary studies, biotechnology, bio instrumentation, and informatics.

Notable Alumni: Steven Berkowitz (Former Senior Vice President of Microsoft Online Services, and CEO of MOVE), Randy Cohen (Former writer for Late Night with David Letterman), Michael R. Gottfredson (Former president of the University of Oregon)

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English

The Mathematics Department provides a broad range of programs from which a student can make a selection designed to satisfy any of a large variety of objectives. In addition to providing instruction in the traditional areas of pure and applied mathematics, our course catalogue is unusually strong in statistics and actuarial mathematics.

Academic records, extra-curricular interests, 250-500 word personal essay and one teacher or counselor letter of recommendation, International Financial Statement, IELP, TOEFL (Internet-based test: 70, Paper-based test: 523), IELTS (6.0 band score)

Risk Analyst, Risk Consultant, Risk Management Councellor, Financial Planner

1st Mar

English

In recent years some extremely abstract mathematics has turned out to be useful in areas outside mathematics. Students preparing for a career in applied mathematics area advised to acquire as strong a background as possible in the pure mathematical areas of analysis, algebra, and geometry/topology.

Academic records, extra-curricular interests, 250-500 word personal essay and one teacher or counselor letter of recommendation, International Financial Statement, IELP, TOEFL (Internet-based test: 70, Paper-based test: 523), IELTS (6.0 band score)

Data Scientist, Program Analyst, Program Manager, Teacher, Developer, Data Science Manager,

1st Mar

English

Undergraduate students in the department are provided an opportunity to apply theory through community projects, both within formal courses and other such special programs that may be designed by the Department. Students are also provided ongoing colloquia featuring locally and nationally known African and African-American scholars, a capstone course in which students conduct critical investigations into Africana-related topics and issues.

Academic records, extra-curricular interests, 250-500 word personal essay and one teacher or counselor letter of recommendation, International Financial Statement, IELP, TOEFL (Internet-based test: 70, Paper-based test: 523), IELTS (6.0 band score)

Cross-culture Communication Specialist, Professor, Councellor, Analyst, Author, Policy analyst

1st Mar

English

The combined BA/MA program in criminal justice provides an opportunity for students of recognized academic ability and educational maturity to fulfill integrated requirements of undergraduate and Master's degree programs from the beginning of their junior years.

Academic records, extra-curricular interests, 250-500 word personal essay and one teacher or counselor letter of recommendation, International Financial Statement, IELP, TOEFL (Internet-based test: 70, Paper-based test: 523), IELTS (6.0 band score)

Forensic psychology specialist, Correctional Officer, Forensic Psychologist, Jury Consultation, Juvenile Offenders

1st Mar

English

The combined B.A./M.A. program in English provides an opportunity for students of recognized academic ability and educational maturity to fulfill integrated requirements of undergraduate and master s degree programs from the beginning of their junior year. A carefully designed program can reduce the time it takes to earn the B.A. and M.A. degrees by as much as two semesters.

Academic records, extra-curricular interests, 250-500 word personal essay and one teacher or counselor letter of recommendation, International Financial Statement, IELP, TOEFL (Internet-based test: 70, Paper-based test: 523), IELTS (6.0 band score)

Foreign language teacher, Editorial assistant,Lexicographer, Magazine journalist, Newspaper journalist, Publishing copy-editor/proofreader, Writer

1st Mar

a) Common Application or SUNY Application

b) Official high school transcripts and Official college/university transcripts (If applicable)

c) Official SAT/ACT scores

d) Typical SAT scores: Old SAT (CR+M): 1070-1240, New SAT (ERW+M): 1140-1310, ACT (23-28)

e) Average GPA 3.5-4.0

f) TOEFL/IELTS scores if the applicant’s native language is not English.

g) TOEFL:IBT-79, CBT-213, PBT-550, IELTS-6.0

h) Acceptance rate: 56% (2015)

Requirements vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific requirements.

Fees

Undergraduate: In state-$270 per credit hour, Out of state-$898 per credit hour

Graduate: In state-$453 per credit hour, Out of state-$925 per credit hour

Fees vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living at University at Albany, SUNY is $12,941 approx.

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities.

Undergraduate: Fall-March 1

Graduate: Deadlines vary for each program.

Deadlines vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

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Shanghai
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Times Higher Education
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University Stats

17178

Students

1353

International Students

12907

Undergraduates

4271

Postgraduate

840

Faculty Strength

4

International Faculty

$
22244

Tuition Fees

$
12941

Living Cost

3.5

Avg. GPA

32

Avg. IB

66
%

Avg. Percentage

* All cost are in USD