SUNY at Purchase College

Purchase, New York


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SUNY at Purchase College overview
Location Purchase, New York
Online purchase.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
SUNY at Purchase College overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Purchase, New York, SUNY at Purchase College is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 4,944 prospective students applied, and 3,216 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 894 enrolled in the school.  3,858 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 376 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $6,870 plus fees of $1,828. Purchase College is ranked 342 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
SUNY at Purchase College overview
SAT 1060/1270
ACT 21/28
GPA 3.2
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jul 15, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

New York Resident Tuition
In State Costs for SUNY at Purchase College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,250
Other Fees$1,828
Room and Board $13,764
Budget for Other Expenses$3,270
Total One Year Cost$26,982
Out of State Resident Tuition
Out of State Costs for SUNY at Purchase College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,250
Other Fees$1,828
Room and Board $13,764
Budget for Other Expenses$3,270
Total One Year Cost$36,762

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$40,200 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
56% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by SUNY at Purchase College students
Subject Percent of Class
Visual and Performing Arts 37%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 22%
Social Sciences 11%
English and Literature 6%
Communication 6%

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