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■ ADELPHI UNIVERSITY G-43

One South Ave.
PO Box 701
Garden City, NY 11530-0701
Tel: (516)877-3000
Free: 800-ADE-LPHI
Admissions: (516)877-3050
Fax: (516)877-3039
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.adelphi.edu/

Description:

Independent, university, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1896. Setting: 75-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $75 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $166,000. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $8838 per student. Total enrollment: 7,898. Faculty: 857 (257 full-time, 600 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 11:1. 5,197 applied, 68% were admitted. 23% from top 10% of their high school class, 58% from top quarter, 88% from top half. Full-time: 3,961 students, 71% women, 29% men. Part-time: 797 students, 76% women, 24% men. Students come from 38 states and territories, 47 other countries, 8% from out-of-state, 0.04% Native American, 8% Hispanic, 13% black, 5% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 22% 25 or older, 24% live on campus, 12% transferred in. Retention: 82% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; social sciences; health professions and related sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early action, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 1 recommendation, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, interview. Required for some: 2 recommendations, interview, auditions/portfolios for performing and fine arts. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 12/1 for early action. Notification: continuous, 12/31 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $28,910 includes full-time tuition ($18,620), mandatory fees ($1100), and college room and board ($9190). College room only: $5990. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course level, location, and program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $600 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $550 per year. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course level, location, and program.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 76 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 6% of eligible men and 4% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Student Activities Board, Student Government Association, Caliber, Caribbean Cultural Awareness Club, Umoja. Major annual events: Senior Week, Halloween Party, Fall Fest. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 1,050 college housing spaces available; 1,049 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Option: coed housing available. Swirbul Library plus 1 other with 631,023 books, 836,186 microform titles, 1,642 serials, 44,191 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $4.1 million. 540 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Garden City, Long Island, was one of the first planned residential communities in the country. The settlement was established around the Cathedral of the Incarnation. The climate is temperate. Located near New York City, the area has good transportation connections with the adjoining metropolis. A library, churches of major denominations, and hospitals nearby all serve the city. There is some part-time employment in the immediate area. The locale has good shopping facilities and active civic, fraternal, and veteran's organizations.

■ ADIRONDACK COMMUNITY COLLEGE I-25

640 Bay Rd.
Queensbury, NY 12804
Tel: (518)743-2200
Admissions: (518)743-2264
Fax: (518)745-1433
Web Site: http://www.sunyacc.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1960. Setting: 141-acre small town campus. Endowment: $1 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $3280 per student. Total enrollment: 3,200. 1,328 applied, 91% were admitted. 4% from top 10% of their high school class, 22% from top quarter, 48% from top half. Students come from 5 states and territories, 5 other countries, 2% from out-of-state, 46% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Required for some: minimum 2.0 high school GPA. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: 8/15. Notification: continuous until 9/1.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run radio station. Social organizations: 25 open to all. Most popular organizations: New Horizons, Broadcasting Club, Humanities Club, College Activity Board, Ski and Adventure Club. Major annual events: Hot Air Balloon Festival, Children's Holiday Party, Annual Beach Party. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: late night transport-escort service, patrols by trained security personnel 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. College housing not available. Adirondack Community College Library with 65,000 books, 391 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $406,890. 250 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ ALBANY COLLEGE OF PHARMACY OF UNION UNIVERSITY L-25

106 New Scotland Ave.
Albany, NY 12208-3425
Tel: (518)445-7200; 888-203-8010
Admissions: (518)445-7221
Fax: (518)445-7202
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.acp.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Part of Union University (Albany Law School, Albany Medical College, Union College, NY). Awards bachelor's and first professional degrees. Founded 1881. Setting: 1-acre urban campus. Endowment: $6.6 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.3 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $7879 per student. Total enrollment: 1,138. Faculty: 69 (63 full-time, 6 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 14:1. 1,014 applied, 58% were admitted. 48% from top 10% of their high school class, 77% from top quarter, 99% from top half. 5 valedictorians. Full-time: 856 students, 56% women, 44% men. Students come from 10 states and territories, 7 other countries, 20% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 1% Hispanic, 1% black, 10% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 8% international, 4% 25 or older, 30% live on campus, 8% transferred in. Retention: 76% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: health professions and related sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, summer session for credit, internships. Off campus study at Hudson-Mohawk Association of Colleges and Universities. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early decision. Required: essay, high school transcript, 2 recommendations, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA. Required for some: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 2/1, 11/1 for early decision. Notification: continuous until 8/1, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $75. Comprehensive fee: $24,870 includes full-time tuition ($18,300), mandatory fees ($470), and college room and board ($6100). Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $610 per credit.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Choral group, marching band, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 14 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities; 12% of eligible men and 12% of eligible women are members. Major annual events: Parents' Weekend, Orientation, Springfest. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, controlled dormitory access. 529 college housing spaces available; 389 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Option: coed housing available. George and Leona Lewis Library with 16,124 books, 28,388 microform titles, 3,576 serials, 319 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $256,096. 47 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ ALFRED UNIVERSITY N-11

One Saxon Dr.
Alfred, NY 14802-1205
Tel: (607)871-2111
Free: 800-541-9229
Admissions: (607)871-2115
Fax: (607)871-2198
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.alfred.edu/

Description:

Independent, university, coed. Awards bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1836. Setting: 232-acre rural campus with easy access to Rochester. Endowment: $84.5 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $5.6 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $13,709 per student. Total enrollment: 2,235. Faculty: 205 (165 full-time, 40 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 12:1. 2,134 applied, 77% were admitted. 19% from top 10% of their high school class, 48% from top quarter, 83% from top half. 4 National Merit Scholars, 8 valedictorians, 42 student government officers. Full-time: 1,863 students, 49% women, 51% men. Part-time: 98 students, 59% women, 41% men. Students come from 38 states and territories, 32 other countries, 33% from out-of-state, 5% 25 or older, 67% live on campus, 5% transferred in. Retention: 78% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: visual and performing arts; business/marketing; engineering. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 1 recommendation, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview. Required for some: interview, portfolio. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 2/1, 12/1 for early decision. Notification: continuous, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $30,706 includes full-time tuition ($20,150), mandatory fees ($810), and college room and board ($9746). College room only: $5076. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to student level. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $658 per credit hour. Part-time tuition varies according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 90 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Activities Board, Spectrum, WALF, Student Senate, Fiat Lux. Major annual events: homecoming, Hot Dog Day Weekend, Parents' Weekend. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, student patrols, late night transport-escort service. 1,395 college housing spaces available; 1,377 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Option: coed housing available. Herrick Memorial Library plus 1 other with 288,137 books, 94,325 microform titles, 1,478 serials, 166,301 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.7 million. 450 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Alfred is a small residential community situated among the foothills of the Allegheny Mountains near the Finger Lakes Region of New York. It is served by air service in nearby cities (Rochester/Elmira), and also bus service. It is the home of the Davis Memorial Carillon, which contains the oldest carillon bells in the western hemisphere. Outdoor activities including hiking, white water rafting, downhill and cross-country skiing, and horseback riding are located a short distance from campus. Numerous groups sponsor appearances by visiting professors, speakers, and artists. Student groups sponsor a number of popular entertainers and rock and folk concerts. Both a current movie series and a classics series provide weekly films. The Fosdick Nelson Gallery shows exhibits of sculpture, glass, ceramics, paintings, lithographs and photographs. Additionally, student theatre and dance productions, as well as performances by musical ensembles, are scheduled throughout the year.

■ AMERICAN ACADEMY OF DRAMATIC ARTS N-34

120 Madison Ave.
New York, NY 10016-7004
Tel: (212)686-9244
Free: 800-463-8990
Web Site: http://www.aada.org/

Description:

Independent, 2-year, coed. Awards certificates and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1884. Setting: urban campus. Endowment: $4.9 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $5759 per student. Total enrollment: 220. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 16:1. 349 applied, 38% were admitted. 11% from top 10% of their high school class, 27% from top quarter, 81% from top half. Full-time: 220 students, 63% women, 37% men. Students come from 2 states and territories, 14 other countries, 84% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 6% Hispanic, 4% black, 3% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 18% international, 14% 25 or older, 0% transferred in. Retention: 61% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: continuous.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.00 high school GPA, 2 recommendations, interview, audition. Recommended: high school transcript. Required for some: high school transcript. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Tuition: $16,900 full-time. Mandatory fees: $500 full-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Major annual events: Christmas party, graduation, seminars by guest lecturers. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, trained security guard during hours of operation. College housing not available. Academy/CBS Library with 7,467 books, 24 serials, and 570 audiovisual materials. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $51,710. 2 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed.

■ AMERICAN ACADEMY MCALLISTER INSTITUTE OF FUNERAL SERVICE N-34

450 West 56th St.
New York, NY 10019-3602
Tel: (212)757-1190
Admissions: (212)220-4275
Fax: (212)765-5923
Web Site: http://www.a-a-m-i.org/

Description:

Independent, 2-year, coed. Awards diplomas and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1926. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 130. Full-time: 130 students, 58% women, 42% men. Students come from 9 states and territories, 4 other countries, 26% from out-of-state, 5% Hispanic, 44% black, 7% international, 29% 25 or older, 36% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, 2 recommendations. Recommended: interview. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous until 8/15.

Collegiate Environment:

College housing not available. American Academy MacAllister Institute Library with 1,672 books, 78 serials, and 165 audiovisual materials. 12 computers available on campus for general student use.

■ THE ART INSTITUTE OF NEW YORK CITY N-34

75 Varick St., 16th Floor
New York, NY 10013
Tel: (212)226-5500
Free: 800-654-2433
Fax: (212)226-5644
Web Site: http://www.ainyc.aii.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Part of Education Management Corporation. Awards certificates, diplomas, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1980. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 1,477. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 16:1. Students come from 3 states and territories, 25% from out-of-state, 2% Native American, 30% Hispanic, 30% black, 7% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 40% 25 or older. Core. Academic remediation for entering students, advanced placement, summer session for credit, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Option: Common Application. Required: essay, high school transcript, interview. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Tuition: $431 per credit part-time. Part-time tuition varies according to course load and degree level. Contact school directly as tuition and fees vary according to program. Tuition guaranteed not to increase for student's term of enrollment.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. College housing not available. 20 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ ASA INSTITUTE, THE COLLEGE OF ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY O-34

151 Lawrence St., 2nd Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Tel: (718)522-9073
Admissions: (718)534-0773
Fax: (718)834-0835
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.asa-institute.com/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Founded 1985. Calendar: semesters.

■ BARD COLLEGE O-24

PO Box 5000
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY 12504
Tel: (845)758-6822
Admissions: (845)758-7472
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.bard.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. Founded 1860. Setting: 600-acre rural campus. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.7 million. Total enrollment: 1,858. Faculty: 230 (130 full-time, 100 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 9:1. 4,142 applied, 32% were admitted. 63% from top 10% of their high school class, 85% from top quarter, 99% from top half. Full-time: 1,521 students, 57% women, 43% men. Part-time: 64 students, 52% women, 48% men. Students come from 50 states and territories, 51 other countries, 69% from out-of-state, 0.5% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 2% black, 4% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 8% international, 1% 25 or older, 80% live on campus, 2% transferred in. Retention: 88% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: visual and performing arts; social sciences; English. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, independent study, double major, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Vassar College, State University of New York at New Paltz. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early action, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 3 recommendations. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, interview. Required for some: interview. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 1/15, 11/1 for early action. Notification: 4/1, 1/1 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $43,930 includes full-time tuition ($34,080) and college room and board ($9850). College room only: $4950. Part-time tuition: $1066 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $351 per term.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 70 open to all. Most popular organizations: student government, Social Action Workshop, Model United Nations, student newspaper, International Student Organization. Major annual events: Carnivale, Spring Fling, Senior Project Shows. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 1,170 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required in freshman year. Options: coed, women-only housing available. Stevenson Library plus 3 others with 350,000 books, 1,200 microform titles, 15,000 serials, 3,200 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.3 million. 425 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

The town is situated on the Hudson River in eastern New York. The area is accessible via Metro North and Amtrak Railroad nearby, the Taconic State Parkway, or the New York Thruway, using Exit 19 and the Kingston-Rhinecliff Bridge.

■ BARNARD COLLEGE N-34

3009 Broadway
New York, NY 10027-6598
Tel: (212)854-5262
Admissions: (212)854-2014
Fax: (212)854-6220
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.barnard.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, women only. Part of Columbia University. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1889. Setting: 4-acre urban campus. Endowment: $152.6 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.9 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $15,175 per student. Total enrollment: 2,356. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 10:1. 4,431 applied, 27% were admitted. 83% from top 10% of their high school class, 99% from top quarter, 100% from top half. 6 National Merit Scholars. Full-time: 2,296 students. Part-time: 60 students. Students come from 50 states and territories, 40 other countries, 66% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 7% Hispanic, 5% black, 17% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 1% 25 or older, 90% live on campus, 4% transferred in. Retention: 95% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: social sciences; English; psychology. Core. Calendar: semesters. Services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, internships. Off campus study at Manhattan School of Music, Jewish Theological Seminary of America, Juilliard School, Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs, Spelman College. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 3 recommendations, SAT and SAT Subject Tests or ACT. Recommended: interview. Entrance: most difficult. Application deadlines: 1/1, 11/15 for early decision. Notification: 4/1, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $45. Comprehensive fee: $41,802 includes full-time tuition ($29,364), mandatory fees ($1312), and college room and board ($11,126). College room only: $6764. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $980 per credit.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, marching band, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 100 open to all. Most popular organizations: Community Impact, Student Government Association, Student Activities Council, WBAR Radio, Asian-American Alliance. Major annual events: Winterfest and Springfest Celebration, Founder's Day, Take Back the Night. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, 4 permanent security posts. 2,112 college housing spaces available; 2,065 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Options: coed, women-only housing available. Wollman Library with 204,906 books, 17,705 microform titles, 543 serials, 17,448 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.3 million. 208 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See Columbia University.

■ BEIS MEDRASH HEICHAL DOVID

257 Beach 17th St.
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Tel: (718)868-2300
Fax: (718)868-0517

Description:

Proprietary, 4-year.

■ BERKELEY COLLEGE-NEW YORK CITY CAMPUS N-34

3 East 43rd St.
New York, NY 10017-4604
Tel: (212)986-4343
Free: 800-446-5400
Fax: (212)697-3371
Web Site: http://www.berkeleycollege.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, primarily 2-year, coed. Awards certificates, transfer associate, terminal associate, and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1936. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 2,321. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 26:1. 2,279 applied, 73% were admitted. Full-time: 2,138 students, 69% women, 31% men. Part-time: 183 students, 74% women, 26% men. Students come from 14 states and territories, 66 other countries, 9% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 23% Hispanic, 22% black, 5% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 15% international, 31% 25 or older, 6% transferred in. Retention: 48% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing. Core. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, advanced placement, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at Berkeley College, White Plains; Berkeley College, West Paterson. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Tuition: $16,950 full-time. Mandatory fees: $750 full-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Student-run newspaper. Social organizations: local fraternities, local sororities; 33% of eligible men and 75% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: student government, International Club, Paralegal Club, Accounting Club. Major annual events: International Day, Graduation Ball. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices. College housing not available. 13,164 books, 138 serials, 949 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 200 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ BERKELEY COLLEGE-WESTCHESTER CAMPUS J-36

99 Church St.
White Plains, NY 10601
Tel: (914)694-1122
Free: 800-446-5400
Fax: (914)694-5832
Web Site: http://www.berkeleycollege.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, primarily 2-year, coed. Awards certificates, transfer associate, terminal associate, and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1945. Setting: 10-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 610. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 22:1. Full-time: 564 students, 71% women, 29% men. Part-time: 46 students, 83% women, 17% men. Students come from 9 states and territories, 28 other countries, 15% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 21% Hispanic, 26% black, 3% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 6% international, 20% 25 or older, 10% live on campus, 14% transferred in. Retention: 55% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; law/legal studies. Core. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at Berkeley College, West Paterson; Berkeley College, New York. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $26,700 includes full-time tuition ($16,950), mandatory fees ($750), and college room and board ($9000).

Collegiate Environment:

Student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 8 open to all; local sororities. Most popular organizations: student government, Paralegal Club, Fashion Club, Phi Theta Kappa. Major annual events: Multicultural Month, Commuter Appreciation Day, Unity Week. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: monitored entrance with front desk security guard. 140 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. Option: coed housing available. 9,526 books, 66 serials, 777 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 175 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ BERNARD M. BARUCH COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK N-34

1 Bernard Baruch Way
New York, NY 10010-5585
Tel: (646)312-1000
Admissions: (212)312-1400
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.baruch.cuny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of City University of New York System. Awards bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1919. Setting: urban campus. Endowment: $86.4 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.9 million. Total enrollment: 15,756. Faculty: 925 (473 full-time, 452 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 20:1. 14,917 applied, 33% were admitted. 23% from top 10% of their high school class, 56% from top quarter, 81% from top half. Full-time: 9,753 students, 53% women, 47% men. Part-time: 3,091 students, 61% women, 39% men. Students come from 14 states and territories, 120 other countries, 2% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 17% Hispanic, 13% black, 28% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 11% international, 26% 25 or older, 10% transferred in. Retention: 88% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; computer and information sciences; communications/journalism. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: early admission, early decision, early action. Required: high school transcript, minimum 2.5 high school GPA, 16 academic units, SAT or ACT. Required for some: recommendations, interview. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 2/1, 12/13 for early decision, 12/15 for early action. Notification: continuous until 5/15, 1/7 for early decision, 1/7 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $65. State resident tuition: $4000 full-time, $170 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $8640 full-time, $360 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $320 full-time, $80 per term part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 126 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 20% of eligible men and 25% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Accounting Society, Computer Information Systems Society, Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting, Golden Key International Society, Helpline. Major annual events: Street Fair, Club Fair, Caribbean Cultural Festival. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled access by ID card. College housing not available. The William and Anita Newman Library plus 1 other with 297,959 books, 2.1 million microform titles, 4,038 serials, 1,044 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $3.4 million. 1,294 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ BETH HAMEDRASH SHAAREI YOSHER INSTITUTE O-34

4102-10 Sixteenth Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11204
Tel: (718)854-2290

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1962. Total enrollment: 150. Calendar: semesters.

■ BETH HATALMUD RABBINICAL COLLEGE O-34

2127 Eighty-second St.
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Tel: (718)259-2525

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1950. Total enrollment: 230. Calendar: semesters.

■ BORICUA COLLEGE N-34

3755 Broadway
New York, NY 10032-1560
Tel: (212)694-1000
Web Site: http://www.boricuacollege.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1974. Setting: urban campus. Endowment: $50,000. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $1862 per student. Total enrollment: 1,520. 986 applied, 47% were admitted. 89% 25 or older. Retention: 85% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: 15-15-8. Accelerated degree program, honors program, summer session for credit, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, 2 recommendations, interview, proficiency in English and Spanish, CAT. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $25. Tuition: $9000 full-time. Mandatory fees: $50 full-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Choral group. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices. College housing not available. Boricua College Library plus 1 other with 112,600 books and 780 serials. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $58,539. 63 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK N-34

199 Chambers St.
New York, NY 10007-1097
Tel: (212)346-8000
Admissions: (212)220-1265
Fax: (212)346-8816
Web Site: http://www.bmcc.cuny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of City University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1963. Setting: 5-acre urban campus. Endowment: $3.3 million. Total enrollment: 18,776. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 22:1. 6,446 applied, 89% were admitted. 4% from top 10% of their high school class, 11% from top quarter, 37% from top half. Full-time: 10,809 students, 59% women, 41% men. Part-time: 7,967 students, 67% women, 33% men. Students come from 3 states and territories, 100 other countries, 12% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 29% Hispanic, 36% black, 10% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 11% international, 42% 25 or older, 10% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, independent study, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at other units of the City University of New York System. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: electronic application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous. Preference given to city residents.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $65. State resident tuition: $2800 full-time, $120 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $4560 full-time, $190 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $268 full-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 50 open to all. Most popular organizations: Caribbean Students Association, Dominican Students Association, When One Voice is Not Enough (WOVINE), Students of Indian Descent Association, Asian Society. Major annual events: Club Fair, Women's Herstory Month, African Heritage Month. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour patrols. College housing not available. A. Philip Randolph Library with 101,869 books, 17,960 microform titles, 8,594 serials, 1,343 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page.

■ BRAMSON ORT COLLEGE

69-30 Austin St.
Forest Hills, NY 11375-4239
Tel: (718)261-5800
Web Site: http://www.bramsonort.edu/

Description:

Independent, 2-year, coed. Awards certificates and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1977. Total enrollment: 600. Students come from 3 states and territories, 5 other countries, 80% 25 or older. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, advanced placement, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling.

Collegiate Environment:

Student-run newspaper. Student services: personal-psychological counseling, women's center. College housing not available. 8,000 books and 110 serials. 50 computers available on campus for general student use.

■ BRIARCLIFFE COLLEGE N-39

1055 Stewart Ave.
Bethpage, NY 11714 Tel: (516)918-3600 Admissions: (516)918-3705 Fax: (516)470-6020 E-mail: [email protected] Web Site: http://www.briarcliffe.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 4-year, coed. Part of Career Education Corporation. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1966. Setting: 18-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 3,009. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 16:1. 10% from top 10% of their high school class, 40% from top quarter, 70% from top half. Full-time: 2,373 students, 49% women, 51% men. Part-time: 636 students, 57% women, 43% men. Students come from 10 states and territories, 7 other countries, 0% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 9% Hispanic, 14% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 42% 25 or older, 4% live on campus, 20% transferred in. Retention: 65% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, independent study, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, electronic application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Recommended: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $23,730 includes full-time tuition ($14,592), mandatory fees ($1200), and college room and board ($7938). Part-time tuition: $608 per credit.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 4 open to all; national fraternities; 10% of eligible men and 10% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Student Government Association, Telecommunication Club, Graphic Design Club, Law Club. Campus security: late night transport-escort service. 104 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. No special consideration for freshman housing applicants. Option: coed housing available. Briarcliffe Library with 11,834 books and 191 serials. 350 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ BRONX COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK M-35

University Ave. & West 181st St.
Bronx, NY 10453
Tel: (718)289-5100
Admissions: (718)289-5888
Web Site: http://www.bcc.cuny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of City University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1959. Setting: 50-acre urban campus. Total enrollment: 8,470. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 15:1. 5,061 applied, 98% were admitted. Full-time: 5,088 students, 62% women, 38% men. Part-time: 3,382 students, 67% women, 33% men. Students come from 16 states and territories, 100 other countries, 0.2% Native American, 48% Hispanic, 35% black, 3% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 11% international, 48% 25 or older, 5% transferred in. Retention: 65% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, independent study, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: 7/1. Notification: 8/15.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $65. State resident tuition: $2800 full-time, $120 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $4560 full-time, $190 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $284 full-time, $90 per term part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: national fraternities, national sororities. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour patrols. College housing not available. 75,000 books and 800 serials. 300 computers available on campus for general student use.

■ BROOKLYN COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK O-34

2900 Bedford Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11210-2889
Tel: (718)951-5000
Admissions: (718)951-5001
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.brooklyn.cuny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of City University of New York System. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1930. Setting: 26-acre urban campus. Total enrollment: 15,281. Faculty: 1,103 (517 full-time, 586 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 15:1. 7,083 applied, 33% were admitted. 14% from top 10% of their high school class, 42% from top quarter, 77% from top half. Full-time: 8,109 students, 59% women, 41% men. Part-time: 3,255 students, 62% women, 38% men. Students come from 25 states and territories, 75 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 12% Hispanic, 28% black, 11% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 7% international, 33% 25 or older, 13% transferred in. Retention: 76% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at other units of the City University of New York System. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: early admission, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, minimum 3.0 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Recommended: SAT Subject Tests. Required for some: essay, recommendations, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $65. State resident tuition: $4000 full-time, $170 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $8640 full-time, $360 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $375 full-time, $139.05 per term part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 150 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 3% of eligible men and 3% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Academic Club Association, Kingsman and Excelsior Newspaper, NY Public Interest Group (NYPIRG), Student Government CIAS, SGS, and GSO, Student Forensics. Major annual events: Presidential Convocation, Graduation Ceremony, student government elections. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Brooklyn College Library plus 1 other with 1.3 million books, 1.6 million microform titles, 13,500 serials, 21,731 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 800 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ BROOME COMMUNITY COLLEGE N-17

PO Box 1017
Binghamton, NY 13902-1017
Tel: (607)778-5000
Admissions: (607)778-5001
Web Site: http://www.sunybroome.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1946. Setting: 223-acre suburban campus. Total enrollment: 6,231. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 21:1. 2,703 applied, 52% were admitted. Full-time: 3,946 students, 54% women, 46% men. Part-time: 2,285 students, 62% women, 38% men. Students come from 36 states and territories, 30 other countries, 4% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 3% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 10% 25 or older. Retention: 62% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at State University of New York at Binghamton. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for allied health, engineering technology, computer science programs. Options: electronic application, early admission. Required: high school transcript. Required for some: interview. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous. Preference given to county residents.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $0. One-time mandatory fee: $45. State resident tuition: $2814 full-time, $118 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5628 full-time, $236 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $267 full-time, $5 per credit hour part-time, $29 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and location. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and location.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 44 open to all. Most popular organizations: Broome Early Childhood Organization, Differentially Disabled Student Association, Ecology Club, Phi Theta Kappa, Criminal Justice Club. Major annual events: Student Activities Day, Convocation, Festival of the Arts. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols. College housing not available. Cecil C. Tyrrell Learning Resources Center plus 1 other with 60,518 books, 27 microform titles, 301 serials, 2,145 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $833,029. 550 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ BRYANT AND STRATTON COLLEGE (ALBANY) L-25

1259 Central Ave.
Albany, NY 12205-5230
Tel: (518)437-1802
Fax: (518)437-1048
Web Site: http://www.bryantstratton.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Part of Bryant and Stratton College, Inc. Awards terminal associate degrees. Founded 1857. Setting: suburban campus. Total enrollment: 470. Full-time: 354 students, 79% women, 21% men. Part-time: 116 students, 74% women, 26% men. 0% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 7% Hispanic, 48% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 51% 25 or older. Retention: 45% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, interview, entrance and placement evaluations, CPAt, ACCUPLACER. Recommended: SAT or ACT. Required for some: recommendations. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Tuition: $18,675 full-time, $415 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $25 full-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Part-time tuition varies according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run newspaper. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices. College housing not available. Library with 3,500 books, 5 serials, 136 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 110 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ BRYANT AND STRATTON COLLEGE, AMHERST CAMPUS J-7

Audubon Business Center, 40 Hazelwood Dr.
Amherst, NY 14228
Tel: (716)691-0012
Fax: (716)691-6716
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.bryantstratton.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, primarily 2-year, coed. Part of Bryant and Stratton College. Awards terminal associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1977. Setting: 12-acre suburban campus with easy access to Buffalo. Total enrollment: 403. 73 applied, 79% were admitted. Full-time: 240 students, 73% women, 27% men. Part-time: 163 students, 74% women, 26% men. 0% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 15% black, 0.5% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 56% 25 or older, 17% transferred in. Core. Calendar: trimesters. Academic remediation for entering students, advanced placement, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, interview, entrance evaluation and placement evaluation, TABE, CPAt or ACCUPLACER. Recommended: SAT or ACT. Required for some: recommendations. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Tuition: $18,675 full-time, $415 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $25 full-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to class time and course load. Part-time tuition varies according to class time and course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Most popular organizations: Phi Beta Lambda, Student Government Association, Information Technology Club, Ambassadors. Major annual events: Picnic, Bring a Friend Day, Field Trip Day. College housing not available. Library Resource Center with 4,500 books, 25 serials, 150 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 70 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ BRYANT AND STRATTON COLLEGE, BUFFALO CAMPUS K-7

465 Main St.
Ste. 400
Buffalo, NY 14203
Tel: (716)884-9120
Web Site: http://www.bryantstratton.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Part of Bryant and Stratton College. Awards terminal associate degrees. Founded 1854. Setting: 2-acre urban campus. Total enrollment: 603. 305 applied, 75% were admitted. Full-time: 495 students, 72% women, 28% men. Part-time: 108 students, 86% women, 14% men. 0% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 5% Hispanic, 65% black, 0.2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 46% 25 or older, 4% transferred in. Core. Calendar: trimesters. Academic remediation for entering students, advanced placement, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, interview, entrance and placement evaluation, TABE, CPAt or ACCUPLACER. Recommended: SAT or ACT. Required for some: recommendations. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Tuition: $18,675 full-time, $415 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $25 full-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to class time and course load. Part-time tuition varies according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Most popular organizations: Med-Assisting Club, Secretarial Club, Accounting/Business Club. Major annual events: Dean's List Ceremony, Commencement, NVTHS. College housing not available. Learning Center/Library with 30,000 books, 28,217 serials, 252 audiovisual materials, and an OPAC. 125 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See Canisius College.

■ BRYANT AND STRATTON COLLEGE, LACKAWANNA CAMPUS K-7

1214 Abbott Rd.
Lackawanna, NY 14218-1989
Tel: (716)821-9331
Admissions: (716)677-9500
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.bryantstratton.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Part of Bryant and Stratton College. Awards terminal associate degrees. Founded 1989. Setting: suburban campus with easy access to Buffalo. Total enrollment: 269. 98 applied, 73% were admitted. Full-time: 189 students, 72% women, 28% men. Part-time: 80 students, 88% women, 13% men. 0% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 4% black, 0% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 49% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: trimesters. Academic remediation for entering students, advanced placement, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, interview, entrance and placement evaluations, TABE, CPAt or ACCUPLACER. Recommended: SAT or ACT. Required for some: recommendations. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Tuition: $18,675 full-time, $415 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $25 full-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Part-time tuition varies according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Most popular organizations: Accounting/Business Club, Administrative Professionals Club, Micro Club, Honor Society, student newsletter. Major annual events: Career Fair, Health Fair, Fall Festival. Student services: women's center, life long placement service. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Southtowns Library with 1,402 books, 42 serials, 128 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 112 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ BRYANT AND STRATTON COLLEGE, NORTH CAMPUS A-8

8687 Carling Rd.
Liverpool, NY 13090-1315
Tel: (315)652-6500
Web Site: http://www.bryantstratton.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Part of Bryant and Stratton Business Institute, Inc. Awards diplomas and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1983. Setting: 1-acre rural campus with easy access to Syracuse. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4115 per student. Total enrollment: 357. Full-time: 324 students, 69% women, 31% men. Part-time: 33 students, 88% women, 12% men. 0.3% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 3% black, 0% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, interview, entrance evaluation and placement evaluation, TABE, CPAt. Recommended: minimum 2.0 high school GPA. Required for some: recommendations. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Social organizations: 4 open to all; national fraternities. Most popular organizations: Institute of Managerial Accountants, Students Helping Santa, Computer Club, Bryant & Stratton Business Club (BSBC), Alpha Beta Gamma. Major annual event: Graduation Breakfast. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices. College housing not available. Resource Center plus 1 other with 1,936 books, 13 serials, 85 audiovisual materials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $12,500. 73 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ BRYANT AND STRATTON COLLEGE (ROCHESTER-GREECE CAMPUS) J-11

150 Bellwood Dr.
Rochester, NY 14606
Tel: (585)720-0660
Fax: (585)720-9226
Web Site: http://www.bryantstratton.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Part of Bryant and Stratton College. Awards terminal associate degrees. Founded 1973. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 194. Full-time: 152 students, 85% women, 15% men. Part-time: 42 students, 88% women, 12% men. Students come from 4 states and territories, 0% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 12% Hispanic, 26% black, 0% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 97% 25 or older, 14% transferred in. Retention: 0% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, interview, entrance evaluation and placement evaluation, CPAt. Recommended: SAT or ACT. Required for some: recommendations. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Tuition: $18,675 full-time, $415 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $25 full-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Social organizations: 5 open to all. Most popular organizations: BASSA, SAMS Club. Major annual events: Holiday Party, Backyard Bar-B-Cue, Spring Fling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Campus Library with 250 books and 27 serials. 195 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ BRYANT AND STRATTON COLLEGE (ROCHESTER-HENRIETTA CAMPUS) J-11

1225 Jefferson Rd.
Rochester, NY 14623-3136
Tel: (585)292-5627
Fax: (585)292-6015
Web Site: http://www.bryantstratton.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Part of Bryant and Stratton College. Awards terminal associate degrees. Founded 1985. Setting: 1-acre suburban campus. Total enrollment: 297. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 10:1. Full-time: 238 students, 81% women, 19% men. Part-time: 59 students, 63% women, 37% men. Students come from 4 states and territories, 0% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 5% Hispanic, 36% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 60% 25 or older, 6% transferred in. Retention: 0% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, interview, entrance evaluation and placement evaluation, CPAt. Recommended: minimum 2.0 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Required for some: recommendations. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Tuition: $18,675 full-time, $415 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $25 full-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 3 open to all. Major annual events: student Christmas parties, Spring Fling. Campus security: late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Campus Library with 250 books and 27 serials. 195 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ BRYANT AND STRATTON COLLEGE (SYRACUSE) J-16

953 James St.
Syracuse, NY 13203-2502
Tel: (315)472-6603
Fax: (315)474-4383
Web Site: http://www.bryantstratton.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Part of Bryant and Stratton Business Institute, Inc. Awards terminal associate degrees. Founded 1854. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 636. 2% from top 10% of their high school class, 10% from top quarter, 88% from top half. Full-time: 494 students, 77% women, 23% men. Part-time: 142 students, 77% women, 23% men. Students come from 2 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 2% Native American, 5% Hispanic, 47% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 26% 25 or older, 26% live on campus, 3% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Required: high school transcript, interview, entrance, placement evaluations, CPAt. Recommended: SAT or ACT. Required for some: recommendations. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Tuition: $18,675 full-time, $415 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $25 full-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run newspaper. Most popular organizations: Management Club, Travel Club, Medical Club, Computer Club. Major annual events: Summer Picnic, Fall Pep Rally, Career Day. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, controlled dormitory access. Option: coed housing available. Bryant and Stratton, Syracuse Campus with 1,325 books, 40 serials, and 40 audiovisual materials. 114 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ BUFFALO STATE COLLEGE, STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK K-7

1300 Elmwood Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14222-1095
Tel: (716)878-4000
Admissions: (716)878-5519
Fax: (716)878-6100
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.buffalostate.edu/

Description:

State-supported, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1867. Setting: 115-acre urban campus. Endowment: $12.4 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $33 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $3681 per student. Total enrollment: 11,056. Faculty: 715 (393 full-time, 322 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 8,563 applied, 44% were admitted. 6% from top 10% of their high school class, 25% from top quarter, 73% from top half. Full-time: 7,818 students, 61% women, 39% men. Part-time: 1,192 students, 49% women, 51% men. Students come from 30 states and territories, 21 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 0.5% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 13% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.4% international, 17% 25 or older, 21% live on campus, 10% transferred in. Retention: 75% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: education; visual and performing arts; communications/journalism. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Western New York Consortium, National Student Exchange. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, minimum 3.0 high school GPA, SAT and SAT Subject Tests or ACT. Required for some: essay, recommendations, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 11/15 for early decision. Notification: continuous, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per semester hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per semester hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $881 full-time, $36.60 per credit hour part-time. College room and board: $6672. College room only: $4136. Room and board charges vary according to board plan, housing facility, and student level.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 75 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 1% of eligible men and 1% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: United Student Government, African-American Student Organization, Caribbean Student Organization, The Record, WBNY radio. Major annual events: homecoming, Commuter Daze. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 1,862 college housing spaces available; 1,853 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Option: coed housing available. E. H. Butler Library with 489,069 books, 943,930 microform titles, 2,847 serials, 22,189 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $3.3 million. 836 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ BUSINESS INFORMATICS CENTER, INC. O-37

134 South Central Ave.
Valley Stream, NY 11580-5431
Tel: (516)561-0050
Fax: (516)561-0074

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Founded 1982.

■ CANISIUS COLLEGE K-7

2001 Main St.
Buffalo, NY 14208-1098
Tel: (716)883-7000
Free: 800-843-1517
Admissions: (716)888-2200
Fax: (716)888-2377
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.canisius.edu/

Description:

Independent Roman Catholic (Jesuit), comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1870. Setting: 36-acre urban campus. Endowment: $48.6 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $6781 per student. Total enrollment: 4,979. Faculty: 531 (215 full-time, 316 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 13:1. 4,123 applied, 72% were admitted. 22% from top 10% of their high school class, 51% from top quarter, 82% from top half. 12 valedictorians. Full-time: 3,310 students, 57% women, 43% men. Part-time: 281 students, 59% women, 41% men. Students come from 28 states and territories, 31 other countries, 5% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 6% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 4% 25 or older, 42% live on campus, 5% transferred in. Retention: 84% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: education; business/marketing; communications/journalism. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at members of the Western New York Consortium. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, minimum 2.5 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Recommended: essay, recommendations, interview. Required for some: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 5/1. Notification: continuous until 12/15.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $32,257 includes full-time tuition ($22,370), mandatory fees ($927), and college room and board ($8960). College room only: $5250. Room and board charges vary according to board plan, housing facility, and student level. Part-time tuition: $638 per credit hour. Part-time mandatory fees: $20.50 per credit, $18 per term.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 100 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities; 1% of eligible men and 1% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Campus Programming Board, Undergraduate Student Association, Afro-American Society, Residence Hall Association, Student Association. Major annual events: Parents' Weekend, Spring Fest, International Fest Week. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, crime prevention programs, closed-circuit television monitors. 1,596 college housing spaces available; 1,450 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. Option: coed housing available. Andrew L. Bouwhuis Library plus 1 other with 328,278 books, 570,475 microform titles, 1,637 serials, 7,710 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.7 million. 348 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

The Buffalo metropolitan area of over 1.2 million people offers varied cultural, athletic, and entertainment facilities. Among them are the world-famous Albright-Knox Art Gallery, renowned for its modern and contemporary collection; the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, among the top ranked orchestras in North America, which makes its home in the acoustically excellent Kleinhans Music Hall; the Studio Arena, which offers legitimate theater; and the Buffalo Zoo, one of the leading zoos in the United States. For sports fans, there are the Buffalo Bills football team, the Buffalo Sabres hockey team, and the Buffalo Bisons baseball team. Niagara Falls, the ski areas of western New York, and many attractions in Canada are within easy driving distance of the College. The central location of the College also provides many opportunities for students interested in community service, internships, and employment.

■ CAYUGA COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE K-15

197 Franklin St.
Auburn, NY 13021-3099
Tel: (315)255-1743
Web Site: http://www.cayuga-cc.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1953. Setting: 50-acre small town campus with easy access to Rochester and Syracuse. Endowment: $6.5 million. Total enrollment: 3,896. 1,429 applied, 84% were admitted. Full-time: 2,220 students, 55% women, 45% men. Part-time: 1,676 students, 65% women, 35% men. Students come from 9 states and territories, 3 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 1% Hispanic, 3% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.5% international, 35% 25 or older, 4% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: electronic application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Required for some: interview. Placement: SAT or ACT recommended; ACT ASSET, ACCUPLACER required for some. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $2900 full-time, $105 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5800 full-time, $210 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $311 full-time, $12 per credit part-time, $2 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to class time, course load, and program. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to class time, course load, and program.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 5 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Government Association, Student Activities Board, Radio and Television Guild, honors and business fraternities, Phi Beta Lambda. Major annual events: Folk Art Festival, Transfer Day. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: security from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. 100 college housing spaces available; 65 were occupied in 2003-04. Norman F. Bourke Memorial Library with 82,205 books, 10,318 microform titles, 527 serials, 8,930 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $591,260. 240 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ CAZENOVIA COLLEGE K-17

22 Sullivan St.
Cazenovia, NY 13035-1084
Tel: (315)655-7000
Free: 800-654-3210
Admissions: (315)655-7208
Fax: (315)655-2190
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.cazenovia.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1824. Setting: 40-acre small town campus with easy access to Syracuse. Endowment: $27 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $7309 per student. Total enrollment: 1,124. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 14:1. 1,286 applied, 82% were admitted. 9% from top 10% of their high school class, 29% from top quarter, 67% from top half. Full-time: 812 students, 78% women, 22% men. Part-time: 312 students, 88% women, 13% men. Students come from 20 states and territories, 2 other countries, 21% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 3% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.2% international, 5% 25 or older, 81% live on campus, 4% transferred in. Retention: 74% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: visual and performing arts; business/marketing; public administration and social services. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, early admission, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript. Recommended: essay, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, recommendations, interview, portfolio for art and design students, SAT and SAT Subject Tests or ACT. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $26,450 includes full-time tuition ($18,940) and college room and board ($7510). College room only: $4200. Full-time tuition varies according to course load. Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Part-time tuition: $400 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $100. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to class time and course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 22 open to all. Most popular organizations: Activities Board, Multicultural Student Group, performing arts, student radio station, yearbook. Major annual events: Spring Day, Parents' Weekend, Quad Day. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 683 college housing spaces available; 653 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Option: coed housing available. Witheral Library with 79,920 books, 14,144 microform titles, 430 serials, 3,736 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $387,987. 75 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

The village of Cazenovia is a rural community near Syracuse with a population of 3,000. The climate is temperate with 4 definite seasons. Cazenovia has a local library, churches of many denominations, motels, inns, and restaurants, and various civic, fraternal, and veteran's organizations. Recreational activities include water sports, summer and winter mountain sports including hiking and skiing, as well as local and regional sports teams and cultural events.

■ CENTRAL YESHIVA TOMCHEI TMIMIM-LUBAVITCH O-34

841-853 Ocean Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11230
Tel: (718)434-0784
Admissions: (718)859-7600

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1941. Total enrollment: 1,000. Calendar: semesters.

■ CITY COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK N-34

138th St. and Convent Ave.
New York, NY 10031-9198
Tel: (212)650-7000
Admissions: (212)650-6977
Fax: (212)650-6417
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.ccny.cuny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, university, coed. Part of City University of New York System. Awards bachelor's, master's, and first professional degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1847. Setting: 35-acre urban campus. Total enrollment: 12,440. Faculty: 1,122 (534 full-time, 588 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 11:1. 12,327 applied, 37% were admitted. 28% from top 10% of their high school class, 86% from top half. Full-time: 6,740 students, 48% women, 52% men. Part-time: 2,754 students, 51% women, 49% men. Students come from 130 other countries, 4% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 34% Hispanic, 25% black, 18% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 13% international, 40% 25 or older, 13% transferred in. Retention: 79% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: social sciences; engineering; architecture. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at other units of the City University of New York System. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: early admission, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 3/1. Notification: continuous until 8/1.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $65. State resident tuition: $4080 full-time, $170 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $8640 full-time, $360 per credit part-time. Full-time tuition varies according to class time and program. Part-time tuition varies according to class time, course load, and program.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 140 open to all; national fraternities, local fraternities. Most popular organizations: LAESASHPE, NSBE, BSA, Salsa-Mambo, IVCF. Major annual events: Fashion Show-FIC, Harlemween-USG, End of Semester Party-USG. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour patrols. College housing not available. Morris Raphael Cohen Library plus 3 others with 1.4 million books, 887,471 microform titles, 22,027 serials, 38,300 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 3,000 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ CLARKSON UNIVERSITY C-20

Potsdam, NY 13699
Tel: (315)268-6400
Free: 800-527-6577
Admissions: (315)268-6463
Fax: (315)268-7647
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.clarkson.edu/

Description:

Independent, university, coed. Awards bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. Founded 1896. Setting: 640-acre small town campus. Endowment: $128.5 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $16.3 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $10,843 per student. Total enrollment: 3,045. Faculty: 192 (170 full-time, 22 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 2,405 applied, 86% were admitted. 35% from top 10% of their high school class, 69% from top quarter, 94% from top half. 13 valedictorians. Full-time: 2,633 students, 24% women, 76% men. Part-time: 15 students, 53% women, 47% men. Students come from 35 states and territories, 23 other countries, 27% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 2% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 2% 25 or older, 83% live on campus, 4% transferred in. Retention: 86% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: engineering; business/marketing; interdisciplinary studies. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Associated Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army, Air Force.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, 2 recommendations, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview, SAT Subject Tests. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 3/15, 12/1 for early decision plan 1, 1/15 for early decision plan 2. Notification: continuous, 12/15 for early decision plan 1, 2/1 for early decision plan 2.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $34,930 includes full-time tuition ($25,185), mandatory fees ($400), and college room and board ($9345). College room only: $4896. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Room and board charges vary according to housing facility. Part-time tuition: $840 per credit. Part-time tuition varies according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 62 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities; 15% of eligible men and 13% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Ski Club, Outing Club, Pep Band, Crew Club, Racquetball Club. Major annual events: Alumni Reunion, Homecoming, Winter Carnival. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 2,179 college housing spaces available; 2,114 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through senior year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Andrew S. Schuler Educational Resources Center plus 1 other with 257,958 books, 259,253 microform titles, 1,806 serials, 2,058 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.4 million. 400 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus.

Community Environment:

This is a college community with a population of 9,500. Bus and air lines serve the area. Local community services include a library, a museum, a hospital, churches of major denominations, and several civic, fraternal, and veterans' organizations. There are part-time jobs available at the campus and with businesses in the area. Recreational activities include bowling, canoeing, fishing, hiking, golfing, mountain biking, swimming, skiing, and theater.

■ CLINTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE C-25

136 Clinton Point Dr.
Plattsburgh, NY 12901-9573
Tel: (518)562-4200
Free: 800-552-1160
Admissions: (518)562-4170
Fax: (518)562-8621
Web Site: http://clintoncc.suny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1969. Setting: 100-acre small town campus. Endowment: $1 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $3082 per student. Total enrollment: 2,192. 1,714 applied, 82% were admitted. Full-time: 1,259 students, 56% women, 44% men. Part-time: 933 students, 59% women, 41% men. Students come from 5 states and territories, 9 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 3% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 31% 25 or older, 6% live on campus, 6% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, independent study, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at Plattsburgh State University of New York.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for nursing, medical laboratory technology, electronics technology. Options: Common Application, electronic application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Required for some: essay, minimum 2.5 high school GPA, 3 recommendations, interview. Placement: SAT or ACT recommended. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: 8/26. Notification: continuous. Preference given to county residents.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $3020 full-time, $125 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $7550 full-time, $312 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $166 full-time, $5 per credit hour part-time. College room and board: $6340. College room only: $3800.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 12 open to all. Most popular organizations: Criminal Justice Club, Business Club, Tomorrow's New Teachers, Ski Club, Nursing Club. Major annual events: Carnival, Spring Picnic, College Club Day. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, security during class hours. 160 college housing spaces available; 116 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Option: coed housing available. Clinton Community College Learning Resource Center plus 1 other with 33,862 books, 38,600 microform titles, 288 serials, 257 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $375,633. 250 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ COCHRAN SCHOOL OF NURSING L-35

967 North Broadway
Yonkers, NY 10701
Tel: (914)964-4283
Admissions: (914)964-4296
Web Site: http://www.riversidehealth.org/

Description:

Independent, 2-year, coed. Awards terminal associate degrees. Founded 1894. Setting: urban campus with easy access to New York City. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $7000 per student. Total enrollment: 157. 16 applied, 13% were admitted. Full-time: 101 students, 84% women, 16% men. Part-time: 56 students, 91% women, 9% men. Students come from 2 states and territories, 0% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 14% Hispanic, 25% black, 12% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 76% 25 or older, 50% transferred in. Retention: 75% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Advanced placement, part-time degree program.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, interview, nursing exam. Required for some: SAT. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Collegiate Environment:

Major annual events: Spring Fling Dance, Boat Trip, Holiday Luncheon. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Cochran School of Nursing Library with 4,314 books, 115 serials, 500 audiovisual materials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $45,000. 6 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ COLGATE UNIVERSITY K-18

13 Oak Dr.
Hamilton, NY 13346-1386
Tel: (315)228-1000
Admissions: (315)228-7401
Fax: (315)228-7798
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.colgate.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1819. Setting: 515-acre rural campus. Endowment: $508.7 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $974,126. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $13,190 per student. Total enrollment: 2,779. Faculty: 315 (245 full-time, 70 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 10:1. 8,008 applied, 27% were admitted. 68% from top 10% of their high school class, 90% from top quarter, 100% from top half. 38 valedictorians. Full-time: 2,747 students, 51% women, 49% men. Part-time: 24 students, 42% women, 58% men. Students come from 49 states and territories, 34 other countries, 69% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 4% black, 6% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 5% international, 0% 25 or older, 90% live on campus, 1% transferred in. Retention: 92% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: social sciences; English; foreign languages and literature. Core. Calendar: semesters. Services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at New York State Visiting Student Program. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 3 recommendations, SAT or ACT. Entrance: most difficult. Application deadlines: 1/15, 11/15 for early decision plan 1, 1/15 for early decision plan 2. Notification: 4/1, 12/15 for early decision plan 1, 2/15 for early decision plan 2.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $55. Comprehensive fee: $41,170 includes full-time tuition ($32,885), mandatory fees ($220), and college room and board ($8065). College room only: $3895. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $4111 per course. Part-time tuition varies according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 125 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities; 42% of eligible men and 39% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Volunteer Colgate, student government, cultural/ethnic interest groups, student publications, Outdoor Education. Major annual events: Winterfest, Spring Party Weekend, World Expo. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 2,220 college housing spaces available; 2,107 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through senior year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Everett Needham Case Library plus 1 other with 1.2 million books, 684,817 microform titles, 2,227 serials, 9,161 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $4.6 million. 192 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Hamilton (population 2,500) lies 25 miles south of Utica and 38 miles southeast of Syracuse, New York. Bus and airline connections are to be found in the neighboring cities. The climate is moderate. Part-time employment is available for students. The village has a library, a small museum with library, a movie theater, coffee house, restaurants, hospital, and numerous civic, fraternal and veterans' organizations. Local recreational facilities include hunting, fishing, boating, skiing, and golf.

■ COLLEGE OF MOUNT SAINT VINCENT

6301 Riverdale Ave.
Riverdale, NY 10471-1093
Tel: (718)405-3200
Free: 800-665-CMSV
Admissions: (718)405-3268
Fax: (718)549-7945
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.mountsaintvincent.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Administratively affiliated with Manhattan College. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1911. Setting: 70-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $5.5 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $117,959. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $6059 per student. Total enrollment: 1,855. Faculty: 161 (77 full-time, 84 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 14:1. 1,907 applied, 69% were admitted. 17% from top 10% of their high school class, 47% from top quarter, 77% from top half. Full-time: 1,249 students, 72% women, 28% men. Part-time: 278 students, 83% women, 17% men. Students come from 23 states and territories, 5 other countries, 14% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 29% Hispanic, 12% black, 11% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.1% international, 14% 25 or older, 47% live on campus, 7% transferred in. Retention: 81% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: health professions and related sciences; business/marketing; communications/journalism. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Manhattan College. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, 1 recommendation, SAT or ACT. Recommended: 2 recommendations, interview. Required for some: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 11/15 for early action. Notification: continuous, 12/1 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $30,050 includes full-time tuition ($21,000), mandatory fees ($550), and college room and board ($8500). Part-time tuition: $685 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $75 per term.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 36 open to all. Most popular organizations: Latino Club, Players, Dance Club, Student Nurse Association, Black Student Union. Major annual events: La Gala Latina, Block Party, Battle of the Dorms. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, emergency call boxes. College housing designed to accommodate 580 students; 581 undergraduates lived in college housing during 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Options: coed, women-only housing available. Elizabeth Seton Library with 160,696 books, 10,054 microform titles, 362 serials, 5,775 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $449,265. 184 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See Fordham University.

■ THE COLLEGE OF NEW ROCHELLE L-36

29 Castle Place
New Rochelle, NY 10805-2308
Tel: (914)654-5000
Free: 800-933-5923
Admissions: (914)654-5452
Fax: (914)654-5554
Web Site: http://cnr.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates (also offers a non-traditional adult program with significant enrollment not reflected in profile). Founded 1904. Setting: 20-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $19.9 million. Total enrollment: 2,306. Faculty: 219 (85 full-time, 134 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 8:1. 1,430 applied, 50% were admitted. 15% from top 10% of their high school class, 46% from top quarter, 82% from top half. Full-time: 710 students, 98% women, 2% men. Part-time: 396 students, 87% women, 13% men. Students come from 16 states and territories, 10 other countries, 12% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 13% Hispanic, 36% black, 6% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 43% 25 or older, 37% live on campus, 16% transferred in. Retention: 71% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Iona College, Concordia College (NY), Marymount College, Dominican College of San Rafael. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Recommended: essay, 1 recommendation, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 11/1 for early decision. Notification: continuous, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $20. Comprehensive fee: $28,476 includes full-time tuition ($20,246), mandatory fees ($350), and college room and board ($7880). Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program. Room and board charges vary according to housing facility. Part-time tuition: $682 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $60 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 23 open to all. Most popular organizations: Drama Club, Science and Math Society, Latin-American Women's Society. Major annual events: Strawberry Festival, Family Weekend, Health Fair. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, 24-hour monitored security cameras at residence hall entrances. 493 college housing spaces available; 339 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Option: women-only housing available. Gill Library with 220,000 books, 284 microform titles, 1,450 serials, 4,350 audiovisual materials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.5 million. 120 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See Iona College.

■ THE COLLEGE OF SAINT ROSE L-25

432 Western Ave.
Albany, NY 12203-1419
Tel: (518)454-5111
Free: 800-637-8556
Admissions: (518)454-5150
Fax: (518)451-2013
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.strose.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1920. Setting: 28-acre urban campus. Endowment: $18.8 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4849 per student. Total enrollment: 5,149. Faculty: 481 (175 full-time, 306 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 15:1. 3,134 applied, 71% were admitted. 12% from top 10% of their high school class, 39% from top quarter, 77% from top half. Full-time: 2,795 students, 73% women, 27% men. Part-time: 283 students, 68% women, 32% men. Students come from 20 states and territories, 8% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 2% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.1% international, 15% 25 or older, 30% live on campus, 10% transferred in. Retention: 85% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: education; business/marketing; communication technologies. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Hudson-Mohawk Association of Colleges and Universities. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, 1 recommendation, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, interview. Required for some: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 2/1, 12/1 for early action. Notification: continuous, 10/1 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $25,770 includes full-time tuition ($17,368), mandatory fees ($586), and college room and board ($7816). College room only: $3684. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Part-time tuition: $578 per credit hour. Part-time tuition varies according to class time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 35 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Association, Student Events Board, Circle K, Student Education Association, Student Speech, Hearing and Language Association. Major annual events: Family Weekend, Spring Fling, Fall Fest.

Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 1,075 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. Options: coed, women-only housing available. Neil Hellman Library plus 1 other with 205,938 books, 300,216 microform titles, 925 serials, 1,513 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1 million. 322 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See State University of New York at Albany.

■ COLLEGE OF STATEN ISLAND OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK P-32

2800 Victory Blvd.
Staten Island, NY 10314-6600
Tel: (718)982-2000
Admissions: (718)982-2011
Fax: (718)982-2500
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.csi.cuny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of City University of New York System. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1955. Setting: 204-acre urban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $4.8 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.7 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4091 per student. Total enrollment: 12,083. Faculty: 842 (330 full-time, 512 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 7,393 applied, 99% were admitted. Full-time: 7,293 students, 57% women, 43% men. Part-time: 3,627 students, 66% women, 34% men. Students come from 5 states and territories, 111 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 10% Hispanic, 9% black, 7% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 4% international, 29% 25 or older, 3% transferred in. Retention: 81% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; social sciences; psychology. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at other units of the City University of New York System. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission for Associate degree programs. Options: electronic application, early admission, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA. Required for some: essay, recommendations, interview, SAT Subject Tests. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: 3/15.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $65. State resident tuition: $4000 full-time, $250 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $8640 full-time, $530 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $328 full-time, $90.35 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 50 open to all. Most popular organizations: Latin Club, Spanish Club, Southasian Cultural Club, Apostolic Christian Life Center. Major annual events: Kwanza, Spring Festival, Fall Carnival. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, emergency call boxes, blue light system, bicycle patrols, radar-controlled traffic monitoring, lighted pathways. College housing not available. College of Staten Island Library with 220,025 books, 877,822 microform titles, 18,796 serials, 8,076 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.9 million. 1,100 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ THE COLLEGE OF WESTCHESTER J-36

325 Central Ave., PO Box 710
White Plains, NY 10602
Tel: (914)948-4442
Free: 800-333-4924
Fax: (914)948-5441
Web Site: http://www.cw.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1915. Setting: suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 1,039. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 15:1. 4% from top 10% of their high school class, 19% from top quarter, 55% from top half. 1 National Merit Scholar. Full-time: 829 students, 49% women, 51% men. Part-time: 210 students, 50% women, 50% men. Students come from 3 states and territories, 4 other countries, 8% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 30% Hispanic, 28% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 48% 25 or older, 7% transferred in. Core. Calendar: for day division, semesters for evening and weekend divisions. Academic remediation for entering students, accelerated degree program, honors program, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, interview. Recommended: SAT. Required for some: essay. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. Tuition: $18,315 full-time, $385 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $795 full-time, $200 per term part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run newspaper. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. College housing not available. 214 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ COLUMBIA COLLEGE N-34

116th St. and Broadway
New York, NY 10027
Tel: (212)854-1754
Admissions: (212)854-2522
Fax: (212)854-1209
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.college.columbia.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Part of Columbia University. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1754. Setting: 35-acre urban campus. System endowment: $5.2 billion. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $42,686 per student. Total enrollment: 4,225. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 6:1. 15,793 applied, 11% were admitted. 86% from top 10% of their high school class, 97% from top quarter, 100% from top half. 303 National Merit Scholars. Full-time: 4,225 students, 52% women, 48% men. Students come from 54 states and territories, 72 other countries, 74% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 9% Hispanic, 9% black, 13% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 6% international, 0% 25 or older, 96% live on campus, 1% transferred in. Retention: 97% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: social sciences; English; history. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, internships. Off campus study at Howard University, The Juilliard School. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Naval (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 3 recommendations, SAT and SAT Subject Tests or ACT. Entrance: most difficult. Application deadlines: 1/2, 11/1 for early decision. Notification: 4/4, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $65. Comprehensive fee: $42,584 includes full-time tuition ($31,924), mandatory fees ($1322), and college room and board ($9338). College room only: $5448.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, marching band, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 300 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, coed fraternities; 19% of eligible men and 25% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: community service, cultural organizations, performing arts. Major annual events: Bacchanal (Spring Fest), Activities Day, Columbia Community Outreach. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, 24-hour ID check at door. 5,000 college housing spaces available; 970 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required in freshman year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Butler Library plus 20 others with 7.2 million books, 5.1 million microform titles, 66,000 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 400 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ COLUMBIA-GREENE COMMUNITY COLLEGE N-24

4400 Route 23
Hudson, NY 12534-0327
Tel: (518)828-4181
Fax: (518)828-8543
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.sunycgcc.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1969. Setting: 143-acre rural campus. Endowment: $450,000. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $3371 per student. Total enrollment: 1,715. 631 applied, 79% were admitted. 2% from top 10% of their high school class, 15% from top quarter, 52% from top half. Full-time: 938 students, 59% women, 41% men. Part-time: 777 students, 71% women, 29% men. Students come from 5 states and territories, 5 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 41% 25 or older, 5% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for nursing, automotive technology, massage therapy programs. Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Required for some: interview. Placement: College Qualifying Test required; SAT or ACT recommended. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous. Preference given to residents of sponsoring counties.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run radio station. Most popular organizations: student council/government, Student Ambassadors, Nursing Club. Major annual event: student play productions. Campus security: 24-hour patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. 52,484 books, 627 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $407,430. 150 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY, SCHOOL OF GENERAL STUDIES N-34

2970 Broadway
New York, NY 10027-6939
Tel: (212)854-2772
Free: 800-895-1169
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.gs.columbia.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Part of Columbia University. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1754. Setting: 36-acre urban campus. Endowment: $5.2 billion. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $42,686 per student. Total enrollment: 1,579. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 7:1. 254 applied, 48% were admitted. Full-time: 647 students, 46% women, 54% men. Part-time: 499 students, 55% women, 45% men. Students come from 36 states and territories, 42% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 8% Hispanic, 6% black, 11% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 9% international, 75% 25 or older. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: social sciences; English; liberal arts/general studies. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, recommendations, General Studies Admissions Exam. Recommended: SAT or ACT, SAT Subject Tests. Required for some: interview. Entrance: most difficult. Application deadlines: 7/1, 3/1 for early action. Notification: continuous, 5/1 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $65. Comprehensive fee: $40,716 includes full-time tuition ($30,900), mandatory fees ($1276), and college room and board ($8540). College room only: $5450. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Room and board charges vary according to housing facility. Part-time tuition: $1030 per credit. Part-time tuition varies according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: national fraternities, national sororities. Most popular organizations: Columbia Dramatists, Writers Club, General Studies Student Council, The Observer. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. 300 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. Option: coed housing available. Butler Library plus 21 others with 5.6 million books, 59,400 serials, and a Web page. 250 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms.

■ COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY, THE FU FOUNDATION SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING AND APPLIED SCIENCE N-34

500 West 120th St.
New York, NY 10027
Tel: (212)854-1754
Admissions: (212)854-2522
Fax: (212)854-1209
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.engineering.columbia.edu/

Description:

Independent, university, coed. Part of Columbia University. Awards bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. Founded 1864. Setting: urban campus. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $42,686 per student. Total enrollment: 1,436. Faculty: 137 (all full-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 10:1. 2,332 applied, 45% were admitted. 91% from top 10% of their high school class, 99% from top quarter, 100% from top half. 136 National Merit Scholars. Full-time: 1,436 students, 27% women, 73% men. Students come from 44 states and territories, 59 other countries, 69% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 6% Hispanic, 3% black, 32% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 12% international, 0% 25 or older, 99% live on campus, 1% transferred in. Retention: 98% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: engineering; social sciences; computer and information sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Naval (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 3 recommendations, SAT and SAT Subject Tests or ACT. Recommended: interview. Entrance: most difficult. Application deadlines: 1/2, 11/1 for early decision. Notification: 4/4, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $65. Comprehensive fee: $42,584 includes full-time tuition ($31,924), mandatory fees ($1322), and college room and board ($9338). College room only: $5448. Room and board charges vary according to board plan.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, marching band, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 300 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities; 19% of eligible men and 25% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: community service, cultural organizations, performing arts. Major annual events: Bacchanal (Spring Fest), Activities Day, Columbia Community Outreach. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, 24-hour ID check at door. 5,000 college housing spaces available; 98 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required in freshman year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Butler Library plus 20 others with 7.2 million books, 5.1 million microform titles, 66,000 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 400 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ CONCORDIA COLLEGE L-35

171 White Plains Rd.
Bronxville, NY 10708-1998
Tel: (914)337-9300
Free: 800-YES-COLLEGE
Fax: (914)395-4500
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.concordia-ny.edu/

Description:

Independent Lutheran, 4-year, coed. Part of Concordia University System. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1881. Setting: 33-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $6.4 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $6410 per student. Total enrollment: 649. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 16:1. 688 applied, 66% were admitted. 11% from top 10% of their high school class, 25% from top quarter, 57% from top half. 8 class presidents, 3 valedictorians, 30 student government officers. Full-time: 592 students, 56% women, 44% men. Part-time: 57 students, 68% women, 32% men. Students come from 34 states and territories, 29 other countries, 16% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 7% Hispanic, 10% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 8% international, 13% 25 or older, 68% live on campus, 7% transferred in. Retention: 78% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; social sciences; liberal arts/general studies. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at Concordia University System. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early action, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, 1 recommendation, common application supplement, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 2.7 high school GPA. Required for some: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 3/15, 11/15 for early action. Notification: continuous until 6/15, 12/1 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $28,640 includes full-time tuition ($19,800), mandatory fees ($900), and college room and board ($7940). College room only: $4400. Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Part-time tuition: $528 per credit hour. Part-time tuition varies according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 22 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities; 12% of eligible men and 15% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Campus Christian Ministries, Drama Club, Student Government Association, International and Afro/Latin American Club, yearbook and newspaper. Major annual events: Homecoming events, Spring Formal, Band Bash. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 450 college housing spaces available; 315 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Options: men-only, women-only housing available. Scheel Memorial Library with 71,500 books, 20,850 microform titles, 467 serials, 7,660 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $276,825. 50 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ COOPER UNION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF SCIENCE AND ART N-34

30 Cooper Square
New York, NY 10003-7120
Tel: (212)353-4100
Admissions: (212)353-4120
Fax: (212)353-4343
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.cooper.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Awards bachelor's degrees (also offers master's program primarily made up of currently-enrolled students). Founded 1859. Setting: urban campus. Endowment: $261.3 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $401,540. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $15,082 per student. Total enrollment: 1,003. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 7:1. 2,301 applied, 13% were admitted. 85% from top 10% of their high school class, 98% from top quarter, 99% from top half. Full-time: 943 students, 36% women, 64% men. Part-time: 6 students, 50% women, 50% men. Students come from 41 states and territories, 40% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 9% Hispanic, 5% black, 20% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 12% international, 7% 25 or older, 19% live on campus, 4% transferred in. Retention: 97% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: education; visual and performing arts; architecture. Core. Calendar: semesters. Advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, summer session for credit, internships. Off campus study at East Coast members of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design, New York University, Eugene Lang College, New School University. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, 2 recommendations, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA. Required for some: essay, minimum 3 high school GPA, 3 recommendations, portfolio, home examination, SAT Subject Tests. Entrance: most difficult. Application deadlines: 1/1, 12/1 for early decision plan 1, 12/1 for early decision plan 2. Notification: 4/1, 12/24 for early decision plan 1, 2/1 for early decision plan 2.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. One-time mandatory fee: $150. Comprehensive fee: $14,860 includes full-time tuition ($0), mandatory fees ($1500), and college room and board ($13,360). College room only: $9360.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 65 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities; 20% of eligible men and 10% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Campus Crusade for Christ, Chinese Students Association, Kesher, Athletic Association, Muslim Students Organization. Major annual events: Fall Club Day, Pro Musica Jam. Student services: personal-psychological counseling, health referrals provided and career services offered. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, controlled dormitory access, security guards. 182 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. Option: coed housing available. Cooper Union Library with 97,000 books, 100,000 microform titles, 370 serials, 200,000 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $821,628. 400 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ CORNELL UNIVERSITY M-15

Ithaca, NY 14853-0001
Tel: (607)255-2000
Admissions: (607)255-3316
Fax: (607)255-0659
E-mail: [email protected]

Description:

Independent, university, coed. Awards bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees. Founded 1865. Setting: 745-acre small town campus with easy access to Syracuse. Endowment: $3.9 billion. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $327.5 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $20,720 per student. Total enrollment: 19,447. Faculty: 1,844 (1,675 full-time, 169 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 9:1. 24,452 applied, 27% were admitted. 80% from top 10% of their high school class, 96% from top quarter, 99% from top half. 235 National Merit Scholars. Full-time: 13,515 students, 50% women, 50% men. Students come from 55 states and territories, 109 other countries, 61% from out-of-state, 0.5% Native American, 5% Hispanic, 5% black, 16% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 8% international, 1% 25 or older, 44% live on campus, 4% transferred in. Retention: 96% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: engineering; agriculture; biological/life sciences; social sciences; business/marketing. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Ithaca College, Wells College. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army, Air Force.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 2 recommendations, SAT and SAT Subject Tests or ACT, SAT Subject Tests. Required for some: interview. Entrance: most difficult. Application deadlines: 1/1, 11/1 for early decision. Notification: 4/3, 12/15 for early decision. Preference given to state residents for state-supported programs.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $65. Comprehensive fee: $41,717 includes full-time tuition ($31,300), mandatory fees ($167), and college room and board ($10,250). College room only: $6080. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, marching band, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 754 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities; 28% of eligible men and 22% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Student Assembly, Residence Hall Association, Catholic Community, Hillel, Concert Commission. Major annual events: Undergraduate Research Forum, Dragon Day, Cornell Ice Hockey games. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, escort service. 5,947 college housing spaces available; 5,727 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Olin Library plus 17 others with 7.2 million books, 7.8 million microform titles, 64,760 serials, 427,798 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $28.5 million. 3,000 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Population 30,000. Located at the southern tip of Cayuga Lake, the city encompasses scenic, deep gorges through which flow Six Mile, Fall and Cascadilla Creeks. Ithaca is in the heart of central New York's Finger Lakes region. Good transportation is provided by bus and airlines, as well as state highways. Ithaca has various fraternal, civic and veteran's organizations, and over 30 churches representative of most major denominations. Part-time employment is available for students. Recreational facilities within the vicinity include YMCA, theatres, 3 state parks, indoor ice rink, fishing, boating, swimming, hunting, horseback riding, bowling, a pistol range, archery, museums, golf courses, and 14 public parks.

■ CORNING COMMUNITY COLLEGE N-13

One Academic Dr.
Corning, NY 14830-3297
Tel: (607)962-9011
Admissions: (607)962-9427
Fax: (607)962-9456
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.corning-cc.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1956. Setting: 275-acre rural campus. Endowment: $2.3 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $7556 per student. Total enrollment: 5,310. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 18:1. 1,252 applied, 98% were admitted. 3% from top 10% of their high school class, 16% from top quarter, 46% from top half. Full-time: 2,638 students, 54% women, 46% men. Part-time: 2,672 students, 60% women, 40% men. Students come from 13 states and territories, 5% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 1% Hispanic, 2% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.1% international, 41% 25 or older, 3% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships. ROTC: Army (c), Naval (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: electronic application, early admission. Required: high school transcript. Required for some: interview. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous. Preference given to residents of sponsoring counties.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $25. State resident tuition: $3100 full-time, $128 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $6200 full-time, $258 per credit part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 23 open to all. Most popular organizations: student association, WCEB, Two-Bit Players, Activities Programming Committee, Nursing Society. Major annual events: Springfest/Fallfest, Job Fair, Campus Life Fair. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Arthur A. Houghton, Jr. Library with 71,233 books, 26,123 microform titles, 2,500 serials, 4,290 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $700,222. 350 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ CROUSE HOSPITAL SCHOOL OF NURSING J-16

736 Irving Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13210
Tel: (315)470-7481
Web Site: http://www.crouse.org/nursing/

Description:

Independent, 2-year, coed. Awards transfer associate and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1913. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 252. Full-time: 140 students, 92% women, 8% men. Part-time: 112 students, 82% women, 18% men. Students come from 4 states and territories, 2% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 1% Hispanic, 7% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 64% 25 or older, 14% live on campus. Calendar: semesters. Part-time degree program.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.5 high school GPA, 3 recommendations, interview. Recommended: SAT or ACT. Required for some: SAT or ACT. Application deadline: 2/1.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. Tuition: $7352 full-time, $225 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $360 full-time, $130 per term part-time. College room only: $1750.

Collegiate Environment:

Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access.

■ THE CULINARY INSTITUTE OF AMERICA P-24

1946 Campus Dr.
Hyde Park, NY 12538-1499
Tel: (845)452-9600
Free: 800-CULINARY
Fax: (845)452-8629
Web Site: http://www.ciachef.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1946. Setting: 150-acre small town campus. Endowment: $43.4 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $38,061 per student. Total enrollment: 2,713. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 18:1. 903 applied, 69% were admitted. 9% from top 10% of their high school class, 25% from top quarter, 50% from top half. Students come from 53 states and territories, 25 other countries, 76% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 5% Hispanic, 3% black, 5% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 5% international, 21% 25 or older, 70% live on campus. Core. Calendar: semesters plus 18 or 21 week externship program. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, distance learning, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at The Associated Colleges of the Mid-Hudson Valley.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: Common Application, electronic application, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 2 recommendations. Recommended: SAT or ACT. Required for some: an Affidavit of Support. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Preference given to candidates with 6 months of prior food service experience.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $26,980 includes full-time tuition ($19,180), mandatory fees ($980), and college room and board ($6820). Full-time tuition and fees vary according to degree level. Room and board charges vary according to housing facility.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 20 open to all; 10% of eligible men and 12% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Epicures of Wine, Baker's Club, Food Art Club, Oye Me, Gourmet Society. Major annual events: Halloween Party, Chili Cook-off, Summer Cook-Out. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 1,534 college housing spaces available; 1,416 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Option: coed housing available. Conrad N. Hilton Library with 69,000 books, 282 microform titles, 300 serials, 4,195 audiovisual materials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $557,310. 154 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ DAEMEN COLLEGE J-7

4380 Main St.
Amherst, NY 14226-3592
Tel: (716)839-3600
Free: 800-462-7652
Admissions: (716)839-8225
Fax: (716)839-8516
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.daemen.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's, master's, and first professional degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1947. Setting: 35-acre suburban campus with easy access to Buffalo. Endowment: $682,941. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $5685 per student. Total enrollment: 2,315. Faculty: 259 (80 full-time, 179 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 13:1. 1,609 applied, 79% were admitted. 15% from top 10% of their high school class, 45% from top quarter, 75% from top half. Full-time: 1,271 students, 76% women, 24% men. Part-time: 332 students, 79% women, 21% men. Students come from 19 states and territories, 14 other countries, 4% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 15% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 18% 25 or older, 42% live on campus, 10% transferred in. Retention: 67% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: health professions and related sciences; biological/life sciences; education. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Western New York Consortium. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early action, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Required for some: essay, 3 recommendations, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 8/30 for early action. Notification: continuous, 9/1 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $25. Comprehensive fee: $24,580 includes full-time tuition ($16,350), mandatory fees ($450), and college room and board ($7780). Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $545 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $4 per credit, $68 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 42 open to all; local fraternities, local sororities; 24% of eligible men and 16% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Students Without Borders, Student Physical Therapy Association, Physician Assistant Student Society, Step Team, cheerleaders. Major annual events: Campus Bonfire, Boobar (Halloween party), Springfest. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, 24-hour security cameras. 592 college housing spaces available; 588 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Option: coed housing available. Marian Library plus 1 other with 127,232 books, 26,782 microform titles, 889 serials, 10,584 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $767,490. 99 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

The college is located in a quiet suburban environment accessible to the City of Buffalo and the international boundary with Canada. Transportation hubs-plane, train, and bus-are located a short distance from the campus.

■ DARKEI NOAM RABBINICAL COLLEGE O-34

2822 Ave. J
Brooklyn, NY 11210
Tel: (718)338-6464

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1977. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 50. 13 applied, 77% were admitted. Students come from 6 states and territories, 2% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters.

Entrance Requirements:

Required: interview. Entrance: minimally difficult.

Collegiate Environment:

Kat Lowitz Library with 53,000 books and 2 serials.

■ DAVIS COLLEGE N-17

400 Riverside Dr.
Johnson City, NY 13790
Tel: (607)729-1581
Free: 800-331-4137
Fax: (607)729-2962
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.davisny.edu/

Description:

Independent nondenominational, 4-year, coed. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1900. Setting: 22-acre suburban campus with easy access to Syracuse. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $16,000 per student. Total enrollment: 255. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 60 applied, 68% were admitted. 1% from top 10% of their high school class, 27% from top quarter, 61% from top half. Students come from 13 states and territories, 4 other countries, 23% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 0.4% Hispanic, 5% black, 0.4% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 5% international, 22% 25 or older, 61% live on campus. Retention: 84% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: theology and religious vocations. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, independent study, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, 2 recommendations, references, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 2.0 high school GPA, interview, ACT. Required for some: essay. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $25. Comprehensive fee: $15,240 includes full-time tuition ($9440), mandatory fees ($700), and college room and board ($5100). Part-time tuition: $325 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $175 per term.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group. Social organizations: 4 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Missionary Fellowship, Student Wives Fellowship, Student Life Committee, Married Couples Fellowship. Major annual events: Annual Missions Conference, Fall Bible Conference, Prayer Days. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service. 300 college housing spaces available. On-campus residence required through senior year. Options: men-only, women-only housing available. Alice E. Chatlos Library with 77,000 books, 8,494 microform titles, 644 serials, 8,500 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $125,317. 12 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ DEVRY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

30-20 Thomson Ave.
Long Island City, NY 11101
Tel: (718)472-2728; (866)338-7934
Web Site: http://www.devry.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 4-year, coed. Part of DeVry University. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1998. Setting: 4-acre urban campus. Total enrollment: 1,376. Faculty: 89 (47 full-time, 42 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 18:1. Full-time: 937 students, 31% women, 69% men. Part-time: 333 students, 37% women, 63% men. 1% Native American, 30% Hispanic, 45% black, 10% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 45% 25 or older. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: computer and information sciences; business/marketing; engineering technologies. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, interview. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. One-time mandatory fee: $40. Tuition: $13,060 full-time, $475 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $270 full-time, $160 per year part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Social organizations: 7 open to all. Most popular organizations: International Students Club, Video Games Club, DeVry Student Association, Chess Club, Muslim Student Association. Major annual events: DSA Time Out, Post-Ramadan Celebration. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, lighted pathways/sidewalks. College housing not available. Learning Resource Center with 14,078 books, 62 serials, 2,057 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 478 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ DOMINICAN COLLEGE J-34

470 Western Hwy.
Orangeburg, NY 10962-1210
Tel: (845)359-7800; (866)432-4636
Admissions: (845)359-3533
Fax: (845)359-2313
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.dc.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. Founded 1952. Setting: 26-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $320,000. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $5280 per student. Total enrollment: 1,530. Faculty: 163 (51 full-time, 112 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 14:1. 1,228 applied, 83% were admitted. Full-time: 1,071 students, 64% women, 36% men. Part-time: 338 students, 77% women, 23% men. Students come from 14 states and territories, 19% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 14% Hispanic, 17% black, 6% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 37% 25 or older, 20% live on campus, 6% transferred in. Retention: 68% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; health professions and related sciences; social sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $26,630 includes full-time tuition ($17,240), mandatory fees ($670), and college room and board ($8720). Part-time tuition: $515 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $160 per term.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Most popular organizations: Student Government Association, Business Club, Aquin Players, school newspaper, Nursing Association. Major annual events: Spring Formal, Spring Festival, Family Day. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. Option: coed housing available. Pius X Hall plus 1 other with 103,350 books, 650 serials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $400,302. 38 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms.

Community Environment:

Orangeburg, population 50,000, is located in southeast New York, located 3 miles southwest of Nyack on the northern border of New Jersey. The area may be reached by the New York State Thruway, Exit 12, or Palisades Parkway, Exit 6E.

■ DOROTHEA HOPFER SCHOOL OF NURSING AT THE MOUNT VERNON HOSPITAL L-35

53 Valentine St.
Mount Vernon, NY 10550
Tel: (914)664-8000
Fax: (914)665-7047
Web Site: http://www.ssmc.org/

Description:

Independent, 2-year. Total enrollment: 120.

■ DOWLING COLLEGE F-52

Idle Hour Blvd.
Oakdale, NY 11769-1999
Tel: (631)244-3000
Free: 800-DOW-LING
Admissions: (631)244-3030
Fax: (631)563-3827
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.dowling.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1955. Setting: 157-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $11.1 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $134,095. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $3264 per student. Total enrollment: 6,379. Faculty: 500 (124 full-time, 376 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 2,399 applied, 87% were admitted. 6% from top 10% of their high school class, 19% from top quarter, 50% from top half. Full-time: 2,298 students, 61% women, 39% men. Part-time: 1,329 students, 60% women, 40% men. Students come from 28 states and territories, 56 other countries, 10% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 9% Hispanic, 9% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 4% international, 41% 25 or older, 17% live on campus, 9% transferred in. Retention: 66% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; education; liberal arts/general studies. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Long Island Regional Advisory Council for Higher Education. ROTC: Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $25. Tuition: $12,960 full-time, $540 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $840 full-time, $137.50 per term part-time. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and degree level. College room only: $5748. Room charges vary according to housing facility and location.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 30 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Government Association, Residence Hall Council, Pan African-American-Caribbean Club, Aeronautics Club, Lion's Voice (student newspaper). Major annual events: Holiday Ball, Spring Cotillion, Adopt-a-Child Holiday Event. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. 625 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. No special consideration for freshman housing applicants. Option: coed housing available. Dowling College Library with 118,830 books, 3,131 serials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2 million. 118 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Population 3,000. Oakdale is a suburban community west of Sayville with temperate climate. The area is served by the Long Island Railroad, and a main bus route to Patchogue and Freeport. There are 3 hospitals within 20 miles and a college health service. Adjoining cities furnish community services as well as recreational and cultural opportunities. Some part-time employment is available for students.

■ DUTCHESS COMMUNITY COLLEGE P-24

53 Pendell Rd.
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-1595
Tel: (845)431-8000
Admissions: (845)431-8010
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.sunydutchess.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1957. Setting: 130-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 7,810. 1,030 applied, 98% were admitted. 48% 25 or older. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, advanced placement, freshman honors college, honors program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at Marist College, Vassar College, State University of New York College at New Paltz, Culinary Institute of America, Bard College.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission for most programs. Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous. Preference given to county residents.

Costs Per Year:

State resident tuition: $2600 full-time, $105 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5200 full-time, $210 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $387 full-time, $8 per credit part-time, $24.75 per term part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Major annual events: Fall Freshmen Day, Family Festival, Lyceum Series of Speakers. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Dutchess Library with 103,272 books, 540 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 50 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ D'YOUVILLE COLLEGE K-7

320 Porter Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14201-1084
Tel: (716)829-8000
Free: 800-777-3921
Admissions: (716)829-7600
Fax: (716)829-7790
Web Site: http://www.dyc.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1908. Setting: 7-acre urban campus. Endowment: $16.5 million. Total enrollment: 2,906. Faculty: 216 (110 full-time, 106 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 14:1. 1,408 applied, 73% were admitted. 9 class presidents, 4 valedictorians, 45 student government officers. Full-time: 1,220 students, 74% women, 26% men. Part-time: 262 students, 78% women, 22% men. Students come from 18 states and territories, 28 other countries, 11% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 5% Hispanic, 17% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 11% international, 43% 25 or older, 20% live on campus, 40% transferred in. Retention: 81% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: health professions and related sciences; business/marketing; interdisciplinary studies. Core. Calendar: semesters plus summer session. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, accelerated degree program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Western New York Consortium. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Required for some: essay, minimum 3.0 high school GPA, recommendations, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $25. Comprehensive fee: $23,600 includes full-time tuition ($15,600), mandatory fees ($200), and college room and board ($7800). College room only: $6400. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course level, degree level, and program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $455 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $100 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Tuition guaranteed not to increase for student's term of enrollment.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 35 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Association, Occupational Therapy Student Association, Physical Therapy Student Association, Student Nurses Association, Black Student Union. Major annual events: Family and Friends, Honors Convocation, Moving Up Days. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 473 college housing spaces available; 232 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required in freshman year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. D'Youville College Library with 122,057 books, 195,079 microform titles, 665 serials, 3,160 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $951,681. 72 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ ELLIS HOSPITAL SCHOOL OF NURSING K-24

1101 Nott St.
Schenectady, NY 12308
Tel: (518)243-4471
Web Site: http://www.ehson.org/

Description:

Independent, 2-year, coed. Awards transfer associate and terminal associate degrees. Total enrollment: 69. 101 applied, 50% were admitted. 0% Native American, 1% Hispanic, 3% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 80% 25 or older.

Entrance Requirements:

Required: essay, high school transcript, 3 recommendations. Recommended: SAT. Application deadline: Rolling.

■ ELMIRA BUSINESS INSTITUTE O-14

303 North Main St.
Elmira, NY 14901
Tel: (607)733-7177
Free: 800-843-1812
Fax: (607)733-7178
Web Site: http://www.ebi-college.com/

Description:

Private, 2-year, coed. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1858. Total enrollment: 361. 108 applied. 0% from top 10% of their high school class, 10% from top quarter, 30% from top half. Full-time: 283 students, 90% women, 10% men. Part-time: 78 students, 86% women, 14% men. Students come from 2 states and territories, 13% from out-of-state, 1% Hispanic, 7% black, 0.3% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 70% 25 or older, 1% transferred in. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, advanced placement, part-time degree program, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: Common Application, electronic application. Required: high school transcript, interview. Application deadline: Rolling.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. College housing not available. Elmira Business Institute Library with 800 books, 14 serials, and 15 audiovisual materials. 50 computers available on campus for general student use.

■ ELMIRA COLLEGE O-14

One Park Place
Elmira, NY 14901
Tel: (607)735-1800
Free: 800-935-6472
Admissions: (607)735-1724
Fax: (607)735-1718
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.elmira.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1855. Setting: 42-acre small town campus. Endowment: $40.3 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $11,620 per student. Total enrollment: 1,853. Faculty: 99 (82 full-time, 17 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 12:1. 1,966 applied, 64% were admitted. 28% from top 10% of their high school class, 72% from top quarter, 100% from top half. 33 class presidents, 26 valedictorians, 206 student government officers. Full-time: 1,175 students, 70% women, 30% men. Part-time: 309 students, 76% women, 24% men. Students come from 35 states and territories, 23 other countries, 51% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 1% Hispanic, 2% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 4% international, 19% 25 or older, 95% live on campus, 5% transferred in. Retention: 84% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: education; business/marketing; health professions and related sciences; psychology. Core. Calendar: 4-4-1. ESL program, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at members of the May Term Consortium. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army, Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, 2 recommendations, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview. Required for some: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 4/15, 11/15 for early decision plan 1, 1/15 for early decision plan 2. Notification: continuous until 4/30, 12/15 for early decision plan 1, 2/1 for early decision plan 2.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $39,150 includes full-time tuition ($29,000), mandatory fees ($1050), and college room and board ($9100). Part-time tuition: $270 per credit.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 80 open to all. Most popular organizations: student radio station, Student Activities Board, Psychology Club, Ski Club, Pal Program. Major annual events: Octagon Fair, Holiday Banquet and Ball, Spring Weekend. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour patrols, late night transport-escort service, 24-hour locked residence hall entrances. 1,098 college housing spaces available; 1,076 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through senior year. Options: coed, women-only housing available. Gannett-Tripp Library with 391,038 books, 1.7 million microform titles, 859 serials, 4,428 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $553,431. 105 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Founded as a commercial and transportation center, Elmira, population 35,000, dominates south-central New York State and nearby Pennsylvania as the trade, industrial, financial, and transportation hub of the southern Finger Lakes region. Light industrial activity remains as the economic base for the county, though a large portion of Chemung County is still rural in activity and atmosphere. Transportation is available with the Elmira-Corning Airport, buses, and car via Routes 13, 14, and 17. There are two hospitals, approximately 60 churches, a public library, theatres, good shopping centers, and more than 200 fraternal, service, and social organizations. Recreational facilities include parks, playgrounds, golf, swimming, bowling, tennis, horseback riding, picnic areas, fishing, ice skating, and skiing nearby. Located within walking distance of the campus is the Samuel Clemens Performing Arts Center.

■ ERIE COMMUNITY COLLEGE K-7

121 Ellicott St.
Buffalo, NY 14203-2698
Tel: (716)851-1001
Admissions: (716)851-1588
Fax: (716)842-1972
Web Site: http://www.ecc.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, diplomas, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1971. Setting: 1-acre urban campus. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $3743 per student. Total enrollment: 2,949. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 1,458 applied, 76% were admitted. 7% from top 10% of their high school class, 63% from top half. Full-time: 2,188 students, 63% women, 37% men. Part-time: 761 students, 65% women, 35% men. Students come from 12 states and territories, 3 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 8% Hispanic, 42% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.2% international, 44% 25 or older, 5% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for nursing and radiologic technology programs. Options: Common Application, electronic application. Required: high school transcript. Required for some: interview. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $0. Area resident tuition: $2900 full-time, $121 per credit hour part-time. State resident tuition: $5800 full-time, $242 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5800 full-time, $242 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $320 full-time, $5 per credit hour part-time, $30 per term part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 12 open to all. Most popular organizations: Alpha Beta Gamma, Anthropology Club, Black Student Union, Business Club, Campus Ministry Club. Major annual events: Back to School Bash, Club Day. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center, child care. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Leon E. Butler Library with 24,927 books, 26,834 microform titles, 208 serials, 2,492 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.9 million. 341 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ ERIE COMMUNITY COLLEGE, NORTH CAMPUS J-7

6205 Main St.
Williamsville, NY 14221-7095
Tel: (716)851-1002
Admissions: (716)851-1588
Fax: (716)634-3802
Web Site: http://www.ecc.edu

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, diplomas, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1946. Setting: 20-acre suburban campus with easy access to Buffalo. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $3743 per student. Total enrollment: 5,641. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 1,856 applied, 91% were admitted. 12% from top 10% of their high school class, 76% from top half. Full-time: 3,779 students, 50% women, 50% men. Part-time: 1,862 students, 52% women, 48% men. Students come from 17 states and territories, 24 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 12% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 29% 25 or older, 5% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters plus summer sessions. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for nursing, engineering science, occupational therapy programs. Options: Common Application, electronic application. Required: high school transcript. Required for some: interview. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Area resident tuition: $2900 full-time, $121 per credit hour part-time. State resident tuition: $5800 full-time, $242 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5800 full-time, $242 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $320 full-time, $5 per credit hour part-time, $30 per term part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 9 open to all. Most popular organizations: APWA (American Public Works Association), Dental Hygiene Club, Environmental Awareness Club, Flame and Ice, Future Teachers. Major annual events: Holiday Charity Luncheon, Halloween Party, Christmas Party. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center, child care. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Richard R. Dry Memorial Library with 71,220 books, 50,216 microform titles, 359 serials, 8,084 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.9 million. 457 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ ERIE COMMUNITY COLLEGE, SOUTH CAMPUS K-7

4041 Southwestern Blvd.
Orchard Park, NY 14127-2199
Tel: (716)851-1003
Admissions: (716)851-1588
Fax: (716)648-9953
Web Site: http://www.ecc.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, diplomas, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1974. Setting: 20-acre suburban campus with easy access to Buffalo. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $3743 per student. Total enrollment: 4,067. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 1,377 applied, 89% were admitted. 10% from top 10% of their high school class, 77% from top half. Full-time: 2,521 students, 42% women, 58% men. Part-time: 1,546 students, 47% women, 53% men. Students come from 19 states and territories, 4 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 5% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.1% international, 20% 25 or older, 5% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters plus summer sessions. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for computer technology program or dental laboratory technology. Options: Common Application, electronic application. Required: high school transcript. Required for some: interview. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Area resident tuition: $2900 full-time, $121 per credit hour part-time. State resident tuition: $5800 full-time, $242 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5800 full-time, $242 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $320 full-time, $5 per credit hour part-time, $30 per term part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 7 open to all. Most popular organizations: Habitat for Humanity, Honors Society, Phi Theta Kappa, Photo Club, Recreation Leadership Club. Major annual events: Christmas Party, Paczki Day, Halloween Party. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center, child care. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. 57,029 books, 16,366 microform titles, 286 serials, 5,401 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.9 million. 434 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ EUGENE LANG COLLEGE THE NEW SCHOOL FOR LIBERAL ARTS N-34

65 West 11th St.
New York, NY 10011-8601
Tel: (212)229-5600; 877-528-3321
Admissions: (212)229-5665
Fax: (212)229-5355
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.lang.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Part of New School University. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1978. Setting: 5-acre urban campus. System endowment: $18 million. System-wide research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $6.4 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $8218 per student. Total enrollment: 985. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 14:1. 1,244 applied, 61% were admitted. 17% from top 10% of their high school class, 51% from top quarter, 87% from top half. Full-time: 939 students, 68% women, 32% men. Part-time: 46 students, 28% women, 72% men. Students come from 36 states and territories, 15 other countries, 68% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 5% Hispanic, 4% black, 4% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 4% 25 or older, 34% live on campus, 10% transferred in. Retention: 73% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: liberal arts/general studies. Calendar: semesters. Advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, independent study, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, Bank Street College of Education, Sarah Lawrence College. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, 2 recommendations, interview, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 2/1, 11/15 for early decision. Notification: 4/1, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $38,860 includes full-time tuition ($26,540), mandatory fees ($570), and college room and board ($11,750). College room only: $8750. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $976 per credit. Part-time tuition varies according to course load, program, and reciprocity agreements.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 10 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Union, Theater Club, student newspaper, literary journal, ethnic organizations. Major annual events: Open-Mike Readings, Talking Book Festival, New School Block Party. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, controlled dormitory access, 24-hour desk attendants in residence halls. 948 college housing spaces available; 266 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Option: coed housing available. Raymond Fogelman Library plus 2 others with 4.1 million books, 4.7 million microform titles, 22,150 serials, 48,379 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. System-wide operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.8 million. 934 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ EUGENIO MARÍA DE HOSTOS COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK M-35

500 Grand Concourse
Bronx, NY 10451
Tel: (718)518-4444
Admissions: (718)518-4406
Fax: (718)518-4256
Web Site: http://www.hostos.cuny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of City University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1968. Setting: 8-acre urban campus. Endowment: $211,655. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.6 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4780 per student. Total enrollment: 4,340. 1,316 applied, 100% were admitted. 2% from top 10% of their high school class, 9% from top quarter, 25% from top half. Full-time: 2,917 students, 73% women, 27% men. Part-time: 1,423 students, 75% women, 25% men. Students come from 4 states and territories, 91 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 58% Hispanic, 29% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 8% international, 54% 25 or older, 12% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Option: Common Application. Required: high school transcript. Placement: CUNY Skills Assessment Tests required; SAT, ACT, SAT Subject Tests required for some. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous until 8/15.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $65. State resident tuition: $2500 full-time, $105 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $3076 full-time, $130 per credit part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 30 open to all. Most popular organizations: Dominican Association, Puerto Rican Student Organization, Student Government Association, Black Student Union, Veterans Club. Major annual events: Graduation, ethnic weeks, Prom Social. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Hostos Community College Library with 56,100 books, 6,715 microform titles, 846 serials, 710 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $963,590. 800 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ EXCELSIOR COLLEGE L-25

7 Columbia Circle
Albany, NY 12203-5159
Tel: (518)464-8500; 888-647-2388
Fax: (518)464-8777
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.excelsior.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees (offers only external degree programs). Founded 1970. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 28,464. Part-time: 27,844 students, 56% women, 44% men. Students come from 50 states and territories, 51 other countries, 90% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 6% Hispanic, 16% black, 7% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 97% 25 or older, 50% transferred in. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: liberal arts/general studies; business/marketing; health professions and related sciences. Core. Calendar: continuous. Advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, independent study, distance learning, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, graduate courses open to undergrads.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for applicants to nursing program without certain health care experience. Option: electronic application. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $65. Tuition: $250 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $515 per year part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Major annual event: Commencement. College housing not available. Excelsior College Virtual Library with a Web page.

■ FARMINGDALE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK G-46

Route 110, 2350 Broadhollow Rd.
Farmingdale, NY 11735
Tel: (631)420-2000; 877-4-FARMINGDALE
Admissions: (631)420-2457
Fax: (631)420-2633
Web Site: http://www.farmingdale.edu/

Description:

State-supported, 4-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1912. Setting: 380-acre small town campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $2.8 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $306,344. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $5740 per student. Total enrollment: 6,461. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 19:1. 4,115 applied, 61% were admitted. 2% from top 10% of their high school class, 11% from top quarter, 53% from top half. Full-time: 4,020 students, 36% women, 64% men. Part-time: 2,441 students, 51% women, 49% men. Students come from 9 states and territories, 13 other countries, 0.01% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 9% Hispanic, 13% black, 5% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 28% 25 or older, 10% live on campus, 9% transferred in. Retention: 74% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; computer and information sciences; engineering technologies. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Required for some: portfolio. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $907 full-time, $30.85 per credit part-time. College room and board: $9660. College room only: $5670. Room and board charges vary according to board plan.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 35 open to all. Most popular organizations: Liberal Arts Club, Campus Activities Board, Farmingdale Student Government, student radio station, Rambler Newspaper. Major annual events: Farewell to Farmingdale, Spring Fling. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, controlled dormitory access. 500 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. No special consideration for freshman housing applicants. Option: coed housing available. Greenley Hall with 125,000 books, 89,135 microform titles, 800 serials, 1,500 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $880,032. 950 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ FASHION INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY N-34

Seventh Ave. at 27th St.
New York, NY 10001-5992
Tel: (212)217-7999
Free: 800-GOT-OFIT
Admissions: (212)217-7675
Fax: (212)217-7481
Web Site: http://www.fitnyc.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1944. Setting: 5-acre urban campus. Endowment: $18.5 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $5722 per student. Total enrollment: 10,381. Faculty: 918 (210 full-time, 708 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 3,498 applied, 41% were admitted. 13% from top 10% of their high school class, 45% from top quarter, 82% from top half. Full-time: 6,661 students, 85% women, 15% men. Part-time: 3,538 students, 82% women, 18% men. Students come from 51 states and territories, 60 other countries, 30% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 10% Hispanic, 7% black, 10% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 10% international, 28% 25 or older, 16% live on campus, 8% transferred in. Retention: 84% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; visual and performing arts; communications/journalism. Core. Calendar: 4-1-4. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early action, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, portfolio for art and design programs. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 2/15, 11/15 for early action. Notification: continuous, 1/31 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $420 full-time, $30 per term part-time. College room and board: $8409. College room only: $7519.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 60 open to all. Most popular organizations: Public Relations Student Society of America, Delta Epsilon Chi, Merchandising Society, Student Government. Major annual events: Freshman Fair, Semi-Formal Dinner Cruise, Clubs Carnival. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols. 1,234 college housing spaces available; 1,209 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. Options: coed, women-only housing available. Gladys Marcus Library with 176,987 books, 4,796 microform titles, 467 serials, 177,801 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $3.5 million. 300 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ FINGER LAKES COMMUNITY COLLEGE K-12

4355 Lakeshore Dr.
Canandaigua, NY 14424-8395
Tel: (585)394-3500
Fax: (585)394-5005
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.flcc.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1965. Setting: 300-acre small town campus with easy access to Rochester. Total enrollment: 4,910. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 20:1. 4,023 applied. Full-time: 2,599 students, 52% women, 48% men. Part-time: 2,311 students, 63% women, 37% men. Students come from 6 states and territories, 3 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 4% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 32% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships. Off campus study at the Rochester Area Colleges. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for nursing, therapeutic massage and integrative health care programs. Options: electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Recommended: interview. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous until 8/31. Preference given to state residents.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $2900 full-time, $117 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5800 full-time, $234 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $260 full-time, $7 per credit hour part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 45 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Charles Meder Library with 73,305 books, 464 serials, and an OPAC. 425 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ FIORELLO H. LAGUARDIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

31-10 Thomson Ave.
Long Island City, NY 11101-3071
Tel: (718)482-7200
Admissions: (718)482-5114
Fax: (718)482-5599
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.lagcc.cuny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of City University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1970. Setting: 6-acre urban campus. Endowment: $351,000. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $6 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $7464 per student. Total enrollment: 13,489. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 21:1. 3,606 applied, 100% were admitted. 4% from top 10% of their high school class, 21% from top quarter, 46% from top half. Full-time: 7,453 students, 63% women, 37% men. Part-time: 6,036 students, 65% women, 35% men. Students come from 9 states and territories, 135 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 31% Hispanic, 17% black, 14% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 16% international, 40% 25 or older, 7% transferred in. Core. Calendar: modified semester. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at Vassar College, other units of the City University of New York System. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $65. Area resident tuition: $3072 full-time, $120 per credit part-time. State resident tuition: $5700 full-time, $190 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5700 full-time, $190 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $272 full-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 31 open to all. Most popular organizations: Latinos Unidos Club, Bangladesh Club, Dominican Club, Law Club. Major annual event: multicultural appreciation week. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour patrols. College housing not available. Fiorello H. LaGuardia Community College Library Media Resources Center plus 1 other with 121,631 books, 583,009 microform titles, 760 serials, 5,529 audiovisual materials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.2 million. 997 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ FIVE TOWNS COLLEGE O-43

305 North Service Rd.
Dix Hills, NY 11746-6055
Tel: (631)424-7000
Fax: (631)656-2172
Web Site: http://www.fivetowns.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. Founded 1972. Setting: 40-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 1,162. Faculty: 109 (45 full-time, 64 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 13:1. 713 applied, 77% were admitted. 5% from top 10% of their high school class, 25% from top quarter, 45% from top half. Full-time: 1,042 students, 38% women, 62% men. Part-time: 46 students, 63% women, 37% men. Students come from 10 states and territories, 0% from out-of-state, 0.5% Native American, 13% Hispanic, 19% black, 3% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 10% live on campus. Retention: 74% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, independent study, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Long Island Regional Advisory Council for Higher Education.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.3 high school GPA, recommendations. Required for some: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $24,350 includes full-time tuition ($14,100) and college room and board ($10,250). Room and board charges vary according to board plan and location. Part-time tuition: $585 per credit.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 7 open to all. Most popular organizations: concert choir, Live Audio Club, Dance Club, musical theatre, yearbook. Major annual events: Long Island Music Industry Conference, College Senior Picnic, L.I. Media Art Show. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 200 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. Option: coed housing available. Five Towns College Library with 35,000 books, 565 serials, 6,500 audiovisual materials, and an OPAC. 110 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See Adelphi University.

■ FORDHAM UNIVERSITY M-35

441 East Fordham Rd.
Bronx, NY 10458
Tel: (718)817-1000
Free: 800-FOR-DHAM
Admissions: (718)817-4000
Fax: (718)367-9404
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.fordham.edu/

Description:

Independent Roman Catholic (Jesuit), university, coed. Awards bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees and post-master's certificates (branch locations at Rose Hill and Lincoln Center). Founded 1841. Setting: 85-acre urban campus. Endowment: $307.2 million. Total enrollment: 14,664. Faculty: 1,326 (645 full-time, 681 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 11:1. 15,225 applied, 50% were admitted. 39% from top 10% of their high school class, 75% from top quarter, 96% from top half. Full-time: 6,887 students, 59% women, 41% men. Part-time: 641 students, 67% women, 33% men. Students come from 53 states and territories, 44 other countries, 44% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 11% Hispanic, 5% black, 6% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 7% 25 or older, 60% live on campus, 3% transferred in. Retention: 90% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at University of San Francisco. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army, Naval (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early action, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, 1 recommendation, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, interview, SAT Subject Tests. Required for some: interview. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 1/15, 11/1 for early action. Notification: 4/1, 12/25 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $38,620 includes full-time tuition ($27,725) and college room and board ($10,895). College room only: $7260.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, marching band, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 133 open to all. Most popular organizations: United Student Government, Commuting Student Association, Residence Hall Association, Ambassador Program. Major annual events: Under the Tent Dance, Give a Child a Christmas, Spring Weekend. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, security at each campus entrance and at residence halls. Option: coed housing available. Walsh Library plus 3 others with 2.5 million books, 3.1 million microform titles, 15,943 serials, 20,550 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 1,400 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ FULTON-MONTGOMERY COMMUNITY COLLEGE J-22

2805 State Hwy. 67
Johnstown, NY 12095-3790
Tel: (518)762-4651
Fax: (518)762-6518
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.fmcc.suny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1964. Setting: 195-acre rural campus. Endowment: $1.5 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $3800 per student. Total enrollment: 2,071. 1,375 applied, 100% were admitted. Full-time: 1,404 students, 55% women, 45% men. Part-time: 667 students, 66% women, 34% men. Students come from 2 states and territories, 20 other countries, 0.01% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 5% Hispanic, 4% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 7% international, 27% 25 or older, 2% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters plus winter session. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at State University of New York College of Technology at Canton, State University of New York College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for nursing program, radiologic technology. Options: Common Application, electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: 9/10. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $2925 full-time, $122 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5850 full-time, $244 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $205 full-time, $2 per credit hour part-time, $38 per term part-time. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 30 open to all. Most popular organizations: Business Students' Association, Criminal Justice Club, WAU (We Are United), Ski Club. Major annual events: Spring Fling, Orientation. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: weekend and night security. College housing not available. Evans Library with 51,517 books, 4,844 microform titles, 143 serials, 1,041 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $337,848. 400 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ GAMLA COLLEGE O-34

1213 Elm Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11230
Tel: (718)339-4747
Fax: (718)998-5766

Description:

Independent, 2-year, coed. Calendar: semesters.

■ GENESEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE J-9

1 College Rd.
Batavia, NY 14020-9704
Tel: (585)343-0055
Free: 800-CALL GCC
Fax: (585)345-4541
Web Site: http://www.genesee.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1966. Setting: 256-acre small town campus with easy access to Buffalo. Endowment: $1.7 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $2784 per student. Total enrollment: 6,490. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 20:1. 2,547 applied, 100% were admitted. Full-time: 3,113 students, 65% women, 35% men. Part-time: 3,377 students, 65% women, 35% men. Students come from 13 states and territories, 26 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 1% Hispanic, 4% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 19% 25 or older, 5% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, independent study, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for nursing, physical therapy assistant, occupational therapy assistant, paralegal, respiratory care, dietetic technician programs. Options: Common Application, electronic application. Required: high school transcript. Required for some: 1 recommendation. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous. Preference given to county residents.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $3200 full-time. Nonresident tuition: $3600 full-time. Mandatory fees: $290 full-time. College room only: $4250.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Most popular organizations: Student Government Association, Phi Theta Kappa, DECA, Student Activities Council, Forum Players. Major annual events: Outdoor Festivals, Up All Night, Fashion Show. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. 247 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. No special consideration for freshman housing applicants. Alfred C. O'Connell Library with 78,273 books, 11,667 microform titles, 332 serials, 4,729 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $452,417. 408 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ GLOBE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY N-34

291 Broadway, Second Floor
New York, NY 10007
Tel: (212)349-4330; 877-394-5623
Fax: (212)227-5920
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.globe.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 4-year, coed. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Setting: urban campus. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4543 per student. Total enrollment: 1,671. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 15:1. 550 applied, 82% were admitted. Full-time: 1,655 students, 64% women, 36% men. Part-time: 16 students, 56% women, 44% men. Students come from 7 states and territories, 3% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 8% Hispanic, 10% black, 35% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.4% international, 63% 25 or older. Retention: 45% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; computer and information sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, part-time degree program, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: Common Application, electronic application. Required: high school transcript, interview. Required for some: SAT or ACT. Entrance: minimally difficult.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Tuition: $8950 full-time, $370 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $136 full-time, $136 per year part-time. College room only: $3600.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. 100 college housing spaces available; 80 were occupied in 2003-04. Globe Institute of Technology's Library with 6,678 books, 1,237 serials, 60 audiovisual materials, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $231,500. 140 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ HAMILTON COLLEGE O-24

198 College Hill Rd.
Clinton, NY 13323-1296
Tel: (315)859-4011
Free: 800-843-2655
Admissions: (315)859-4421
Fax: (315)859-4124
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.hamilton.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1812. Setting: 1,200-acre small town campus. Endowment: $596 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.2 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $19,590 per student. Total enrollment: 1,812. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 10:1. 4,189 applied, 36% were admitted. 70% from top 10% of their high school class, 91% from top quarter, 99% from top half. 5 National Merit Scholars, 12 valedictorians. Full-time: 1,800 students, 50% women, 50% men. Part-time: 12 students, 58% women, 42% men. Students come from 41 states and territories, 40 other countries, 64% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 4% black, 6% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 5% international, 1% 25 or older, 98% live on campus, 1% transferred in. Retention: 93% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: social sciences; foreign languages and literature; English. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, independent study, double major, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at Colgate University, Syracuse University, Utica College of Syracuse University. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 1 recommendation, sample of expository prose. Recommended: interview. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 1/1, 11/15 for early decision. Notification: 4/1, 1/1 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $41,660 includes full-time tuition ($33,150), mandatory fees ($200), and college room and board ($8310). College room only: $4460. Room and board charges vary according to board plan.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 80 open to all; national fraternities, local sororities; 29% of eligible men and 19% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: community service groups, Outing Club, student newspaper, club/intramural sports, performing arts groups. Major annual events: Fallcoming, Winter Carnival, Class and Charter Day. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, student safety program. 1,750 college housing spaces available; 1,700 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through senior year. Option: coed housing available. Burke Library plus 3 others with 538,377 books, 419,461 microform titles, 3,585 serials, 52,051 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $3.3 million. 522 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Clinton, population 2,200, is a suburban community 10 miles southwest of Utica, population 75,600. The climate is temperate. Access via bus, rail, and air lines are through Utica. Nearby Kirkland has a library, five churches, an art center, a Chamber of Commerce, and civic, fraternal, and veteran's organizations. Hockey, skiing, camping, and ice skating are popular recreational activities in the area.

■ HARTWICK COLLEGE M-20

One Hartwick Dr.
Oneonta, NY 13820-4020
Tel: (607)431-4200; 888-HARTWICK
Admissions: (607)431-4150
Fax: (607)431-4138
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.hartwick.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1797. Setting: 425-acre small town campus with easy access to Albany. Endowment: $59.9 million. Total enrollment: 1,463. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 11:1. 2,211 applied, 87% were admitted. 24% from top 10% of their high school class, 80% from top half. Full-time: 1,405 students, 56% women, 44% men. Part-time: 58 students, 57% women, 43% men. Students come from 30 states and territories, 34 other countries, 35% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 5% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 4% international, 4% 25 or older, 86% live on campus, 3% transferred in. Retention: 76% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: social sciences; business/marketing; visual and performing arts. Core. Calendar: 4-1-4. Services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, part-time degree program, internships. Off campus study at State University of New York College at Oneonta, American University, Central University of Iowa, Syracuse University, The School for International Training. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, early action, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 2 recommendations, audition for music program. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, interview, SAT or ACT. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 2/15, 1/15 for early decision. Notification: 3/5.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $34,490 includes full-time tuition ($26,480), mandatory fees ($530), and college room and board ($7480). College room only: $3940. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $883 per hour.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 60 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities. Most popular organizations: Student Union, student radio station, Student Senate, Hilltops, Cardboard Alley Players. Major annual events: Alumni Weekend, Parents' Weekend, Holiday Ball. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. 1,100 college housing spaces available; 90 were occupied in 2003-04. On-campus residence required through junior year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Stevens-German Library plus 1 other with 353,776 books, 8,291 microform titles, 571 serials, 6,171 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $538,710. 80 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Oneonta, population 14,000, is large enough to support industries and two colleges, and serves as a regional commerce center. Cooperstown is 20 miles away and attracts many people annually who discover Oneonta (home of the National Soccer Hall of Fame) and its restaurants, motels, bed and breakfasts, and who use its local parks and facilities for swimming, golf, fishing, skiing, and boating. Public transportation is available in town. Oneonta is on Interstate 88, a freeway that connects Albany, New York, and central-eastern Pennsylvania.

■ HELENE FULD COLLEGE OF NURSING OF NORTH GENERAL HOSPITAL N-34

1879 Madison Ave.
New York, NY 10035-2709
Tel: (212)423-1000
Web Site: http://www.helenefuld.edu/

Description:

Independent, 2-year, coed. Awards transfer associate and terminal associate degrees (program only open to licensed practical nurses). Founded 1945. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 363. 16 applied, 100% were admitted. Students come from 3 states and territories, 3% from out-of-state, 96% 25 or older. Core. Accelerated degree program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, 1 recommendation, interview, must be Licensed Practical Nurse, nursing exam, Nelson Denny Reading Test, math exam. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Preference given to all students admitted must be licensed practical nurses.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: security guard during open hours. College housing not available. 6,200 books, 82 serials, and 131 audiovisual materials. 24 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ HERKIMER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE J-20

Reservoir Rd.
Herkimer, NY 13350
Tel: (315)866-0300
Fax: (315)866-7253
Web Site: http://www.herkimer.edu

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1966. Setting: 500-acre small town campus with easy access to Syracuse. Endowment: $1.7 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $2523 per student. Total enrollment: 3,477. Students come from 23 states and territories, 17 other countries, 2% from out-of-state, 23% 25 or older, 25% live on campus. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for occupational therapy assistant, physical therapy assistant programs. Option: early admission. Required: high school transcript. Placement: SAT or ACT recommended. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: 8/20. Notification: continuous. Preference given to county residents.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 41 open to all. Most popular organizations: Criminal Justice Club, Travel Club, Student Senate, Physical Therapy Club. Major annual event: Arts and Crafts Show. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols. Option: coed housing available. Herkimer County Community College Library with 70,000 books, 220 serials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $378,636. 222 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ HILBERT COLLEGE L-7

5200 South Park Ave.
Hamburg, NY 14075-1597
Tel: (716)649-7900
Fax: (716)649-0702
Web Site: http://www.hilbert.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1957. Setting: 40-acre small town campus with easy access to Buffalo. Endowment: $2.9 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $5640 per student. Total enrollment: 1,109. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 16:1. 423 applied, 94% were admitted. 4% from top 10% of their high school class, 17% from top quarter, 48% from top half. Full-time: 723 students, 59% women, 41% men. Part-time: 386 students, 69% women, 31% men. Students come from 6 states and territories, 2 other countries, 76% from out-of-state, 2% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 4% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.2% international, 31% 25 or older, 10% live on campus, 14% transferred in. Retention: 83% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, independent study, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript. Recommended: recommendations, interview, SAT or ACT. Required for some: interview. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: 9/1. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $20. Comprehensive fee: $20,480 includes full-time tuition ($14,300), mandatory fees ($600), and college room and board ($5580). College room only: $2400. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $332 per credit hour. Part-time mandatory fees: $13 per credit hour, $55 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 20 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Government Association, Student Business and Accounting Association, SADD, Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE), Criminal Justice Association. Major annual events: Quad Party, Fall Fest, Student Life Awards. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 134 college housing spaces available; 130 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Option: coed housing available. McGrath Library with 41,322 books, 22,089 microform titles, 12,300 serials, 1,066 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $381,684. 146 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Hamburg, population 10,000, is a suburban area adjacent to Buffalo. Within the immediate vicinity there are 18 churches, a theater, shopping center, and major civic, fraternal, and veteran's organizations. Some part-time employment is available for students in the immediate area. The Buffalo Raceway and annual Erie County Fair are here. Rich Stadium, home of the Buffalo Bills, is 5 minutes away and area ski resorts are nearby. All the cultural, community service, and recreational facilities of Buffalo are easily accessible.

■ HOBART AND WILLIAM SMITH COLLEGES K-13

Geneva, NY 14456-3397
Tel: (315)781-3000
Free: 800-245-0100
Admissions: (315)781-3472
Fax: (315)781-5471
Web Site: http://www.hws.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1822. Setting: 200-acre small town campus with easy access to Rochester and Syracuse. Endowment: $142 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $616,940. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $11,244 per student. Total enrollment: 1,883. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 11:1. 3,410 applied, 65% were admitted. 33% from top 10% of their high school class, 67% from top quarter, 95% from top half. 5 National Merit Scholars, 18 class presidents, 3 valedictorians, 48 student government officers. Full-time: 1,865 students, 54% women, 46% men. Part-time: 3 students, 67% women, 33% men. Students come from 44 states and territories, 10 other countries, 55% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 3% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 0% 25 or older, 92% live on campus, 0.5% transferred in. Retention: 85% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: social sciences; English; history. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at New York State Visiting Student Program. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 1 recommendation, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview, SAT Subject Tests. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 2/1, 11/15 for early decision plan 1, 1/1 for early decision plan 2. Notification: 4/1, 12/15 for early decision plan 1, 2/1 for early decision plan 2.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $45. Comprehensive fee: $41,123 includes full-time tuition ($31,850), mandatory fees ($887), and college room and board ($8386). Room and board charges vary according to board plan.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 60 open to all; national fraternities; 15% of men are members. Most popular organizations: Student Life and Leadership, student government, African-American Student Coalition, Service Network, sports clubs. Major annual events: Folk Festival, Celebrate Service/Celebrate Geneva, Charter Day/Moving Up Day. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 1,420 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through senior year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Warren Hunting Smith Library plus 1 other with 380,419 books, 77,510 microform titles, 2,469 serials, 10,733 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.3 million. 250 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Geneva, population 15,000, is on Seneca Lake, the largest of the Finger Lakes. It is the center of a rich agricultural and nursery region with a number of diversified industries adding to the city's economy. There are several churches of major denominations, a public library, historical museum, YMCA, and many service and fraternal organizations within the town. Seneca lake offers excellent facilities for fishing, boating, and other water sports. Some part-time employment is available.

■ HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY N-37

100 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
Tel: (516)463-6600
Free: 800-HOF-STRA
Admissions: (516)463-6700
Fax: (516)560-7660
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.hofstra.edu/

Description:

Independent, university, coed. Awards bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1935. Setting: 240-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $169.5 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $3.1 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $10,076 per student. Total enrollment: 12,890. Faculty: 1,246 (527 full-time, 719 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 14:1. 15,981 applied, 62% were admitted. 24% from top 10% of their high school class, 47% from top quarter, 77% from top half. 36 valedictorians. Full-time: 8,031 students, 54% women, 46% men. Part-time: 853 students, 49% women, 51% men. Students come from 48 states and territories, 51 other countries, 30% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 8% Hispanic, 9% black, 5% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 9% 25 or older, 44% live on campus, 8% transferred in. Retention: 78% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; communications/journalism; psychology. Core. Calendar: 4-1-4. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early action, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 1 recommendation, proof of degree required for all; TOEFL required for international students. Recommended: essay, SAT Subject Tests. Required for some: interview, proof of degree required for all; TOEFL required for international students, SAT or ACT. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 11/15 for early action. Notification: 2/1, 12/15 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $30,830 includes full-time tuition ($20,500), mandatory fees ($1030), and college room and board ($9300). College room only: $6200. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $670 per semester hour. Part-time mandatory fees: $155 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 144 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 6% of eligible men and 7% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Student Government Association, Hillel, Entertainment Unlimited, Danceworks. Major annual events: homecoming, Sinterklaas, Freak Formal. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, security booths and cameras at each residence hall entrance. 4,200 college housing spaces available; 3,880 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. Options: coed, women-only housing available. Axinn Library plus 1 other with 1.2 million books, 3.5 million microform titles, 8,576 serials, 11,118 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $6.9 million. 1,175 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Population 39,500. A residential community and retail shopping center, Hempstead is particularly interesting for its 3 historic churches. A suburban area, it is situated 25 miles east of New York City. The immediate vicinity has a public library, the Nassau Coliseum, shopping mall, YMCA, YWCA, a hospital, churches and synagogues. There are theaters, water sports, and several civic, fraternal and veterans organizations in the city. Kennedy and La Guardia airports are within 30 minutes of the campus.

■ HOLY TRINITY ORTHODOX SEMINARY K-20

PO Box 36
Jordanville, NY 13361
Tel: (315)858-0945
Fax: (315)858-0945
Web Site: http://www.hts.edu/

Description:

Independent Russian Orthodox, 5-year, men only. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1948. Setting: 900-acre rural campus. Total enrollment: 26. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 2:1. 10 applied, 80% were admitted. Full-time: 20 students. Part-time: 6 students. Students come from 9 states and territories, 11 other countries, 80% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 0% black, 0% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 42% international, 8% 25 or older, 100% live on campus, 0% transferred in. Retention: 100% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: theology and religious vocations. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, accelerated degree program, distance learning.

Entrance Requirements:

Required: essay, high school transcript, recommendations, special examination, proficiency in Russian, Eastern Orthodox baptism. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: 5/1.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $0. Comprehensive fee: $5525 includes full-time tuition ($3000), mandatory fees ($25), and college room and board ($2500). Part-time tuition: $300 per course.

Collegiate Environment:

Choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 1 open to all. Most popular organization: Student Union. Major annual event: Holy Trinity Seminary Colloquium. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices. 50 college housing spaces available; 32 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through senior year. Option: men-only housing available. Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary Library plus 1 other with 25,000 books, 200 serials, and 250 audiovisual materials. 8 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ HOUGHTON COLLEGE M-9

One Willard Ave.
Houghton, NY 14744
Tel: (585)567-9200
Free: 800-777-2556
Admissions: (585)567-9353
Fax: (585)567-9522
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.houghton.edu/

Description:

Independent Wesleyan, comprehensive, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1883. Setting: 1,300-acre rural campus with easy access to Buffalo and Rochester. Endowment: $32.3 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $19,290. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $8921 per student. Total enrollment: 1,411. Faculty: 103 (88 full-time, 15 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 13:1. 1,176 applied, 77% were admitted. 32% from top 10% of their high school class, 68% from top quarter, 91% from top half. 5 National Merit Scholars, 21 valedictorians. Full-time: 1,337 students, 67% women, 33% men. Part-time: 61 students, 57% women, 43% men. Students come from 41 states and territories, 21 other countries, 37% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 1% Hispanic, 3% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 10% 25 or older, 82% live on campus, 7% transferred in. Retention: 84% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; education; English. Core. Calendar: semesters. Services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at members of the Western New York Consortium and the Christian College Consortium. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 1 recommendation, pastoral recommendation, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 2.5 high school GPA, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous. Preference given to Evangelical Christians and members of the Wesleyan Church.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $25,980 includes full-time tuition ($19,420) and college room and board ($6560). Full-time tuition varies according to class time, program, and reciprocity agreements. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $812 per hour.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 50 open to all. Most popular organizations: One Thing, Allegany County Outreach, World Mission Fellowship, Campus Activities Board, International Student Organization. Major annual events: SPOT, Midnight Breakfast, International Student banquet. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, phone connection to security patrols. 1,059 college housing spaces available; 999 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through senior year. Options: men-only, women-only housing available. Willard J. Houghton Library plus 1 other with 242,866 books, 39,550 microform titles, 4,110 serials, 2,918 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $868,879. 50 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Houghton is a small rural community in southwestern New York, just south of Letchworth State Park. Nearby state park makes available good fishing, hunting, and skiing in season. The college also has its own ski slopes with rope-tow, an initiatives rope course, an equestrian riding program and miles of cross-country ski trails.

■ HUDSON VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE K-25

80 Vandenburgh Ave.
Troy, NY 12180-6096
Tel: (518)629-4822
Admissions: (518)629-4603
Web Site: http://www.hvcc.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1953. Setting: 135-acre suburban campus. Endowment: $3.7 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $6736 per student. Total enrollment: 12,205. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 19:1. 8,000 applied, 90% were admitted. 10% from top 10% of their high school class, 20% from top quarter, 50% from top half. Students come from 21 states and territories, 18 other countries, 5% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 8% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 35% 25 or older. Retention: 60% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at 14 members of the Hudson-Mohawk Association of Colleges and Universities. ROTC: Army, Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission for individual studies program. Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. State resident tuition: $2700 full-time, $112 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $8100 full-time, $336 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $480 full-time, $14 per credit hour part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Marvin Library with 148,189 books and 691 serials. 500 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ HUNTER COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK N-34

695 Park Ave.
New York, NY 10021-5085
Tel: (212)772-4000
Admissions: (212)772-4490
Web Site: http://www.hunter.cuny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of City University of New York System. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1870. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 20,843. Faculty: 1,435 (633 full-time, 802 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 14:1. 20,985 applied, 35% were admitted. 19% from top 10% of their high school class, 50% from top quarter, 78% from top half. Full-time: 10,406 students, 69% women, 31% men. Part-time: 5,225 students, 68% women, 32% men. Students come from 35 states and territories, 153 other countries, 4% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 20% Hispanic, 14% black, 17% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 7% international, 31% 25 or older, 1% live on campus, 9% transferred in. Retention: 82% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: social sciences; English; psychology. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Marymount Manhattan College, New School for Social Research, YIVD Institute, other units of the City University of New York System. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: early admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 3/15. Notification: continuous until 1/3.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $65. State resident tuition: $4000 full-time, $170 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,800 full-time, $360 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $349 full-time, $107 per term part-time. College room only: $3478.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: local fraternities, local sororities. Student services: personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols. 612 college housing spaces available. Option: coed housing available. Hunter College Library with 789,718 books, 1.2 million microform titles, 4,282 serials, 13,489 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 750 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ INSTITUTE OF DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION O-34

141 Willoughby St.
Brooklyn, NY 11201-5317
Tel: (718)855-3661
Fax: (718)852-5889
Web Site: http://www.idcbrooklyn.org/

Description:

Independent, 2-year, coed. Awards transfer associate degrees. Founded 1947. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 246. 84 applied, 86% were admitted. Students come from 3 states and territories, 3% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 21% Hispanic, 36% black, 8% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 59% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, advanced placement, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: Common Application. Required: high school transcript. Recommended: interview. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous until 9/30.

Collegiate Environment:

Student services: personal-psychological counseling. College housing not available. 17 computers available on campus for general student use.

■ INTERBORO INSTITUTE N-34

450 West 56th St.
New York, NY 10019-3602
Tel: (212)399-0093
Admissions: (212)399-0091
Fax: (212)765-5772
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.interboro.com/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Awards terminal associate degrees. Founded 1888. Setting: urban campus. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $518 per student. Total enrollment: 1,891. 1,765 applied, 58% were admitted. Full-time: 1,891 students, 66% women, 34% men. Students come from 10 other countries, 0% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 38% Hispanic, 46% black, 4% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 27% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, independent study, summer session for credit, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Option: deferred admission. Required: essay, interview. Recommended: high school transcript. Placement: CPAt required for some. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run newspaper. Social organizations: local fraternities, local sororities. Most popular organization: OPT Society. Major annual events: Interboro Day, Senior Dinner. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: student patrols. College housing not available. Interboro Library with 5,986 books, 70 serials, 50 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $200,000. 200 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ IONA COLLEGE L-36

715 North Ave.
New Rochelle, NY 10801-1890
Tel: (914)633-2000
Admissions: (914)633-2502
Fax: (914)633-2096
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.iona.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed, affiliated with Roman Catholic Church. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1940. Setting: 35-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $21.3 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $220,968. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $7230 per student. Total enrollment: 4,184. Faculty: 373 (176 full-time, 197 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 15:1. 4,802 applied, 67% were admitted. 29% from top 10% of their high school class, 51% from top quarter, 94% from top half. 28 class presidents, 16 valedictorians, 151 student government officers. Full-time: 3,122 students, 54% women, 46% men. Part-time: 243 students, 49% women, 51% men. Students come from 37 states and territories, 51 other countries, 19% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 11% Hispanic, 7% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 9% 25 or older, 30% live on campus, 5% transferred in. Retention: 80% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; communications/journalism; education. Core. Calendar: semesters. Services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, honors program, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at College of New Rochelle, Concordia College (NY), Marymount College. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, early admission, early action, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Recommended: essay, minimum 2.5 high school GPA, recommendations, interview, SAT Subject Tests. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 2/15, 12/1 for early action. Notification: 12/21 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $30,878 includes full-time tuition ($20,110), mandatory fees ($870), and college room and board ($9898). Full-time tuition and fees vary according to class time. Room and board charges vary according to housing facility. Part-time tuition: $667 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $370 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to class time and course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, marching band, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 65 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 4% of eligible men and 6% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Council of Multicultural Leaders, student government, The Ionian, LASO, WICR. Major annual events: Founders' Day, Homecoming, Club Day. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, controlled dormitory access. 1,028 college housing spaces available; 1,017 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. Option: coed housing available. Ryan Library plus 2 others with 269,933 books, 509,742 microform titles, 763 serials, 3,018 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.5 million. 500 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Population 75,400. An attractive residential suburb is 35 minutes from the center of Manhattan. Located on Long Island Sound, New Rochelle was settled by the Huguenots in 1688. Many houses date from the days of Dutch and English occupancy. Easy access to New York City is provided by rail and bus lines. There are many churches, a YMCA, hospital, public library, and various fraternal, civic, and veteran's organizations. Recreation in the area is provided by 8 miles of Long Island Sound frontage, inland lakes, and public parks as well as facilities for golf, tennis, canoeing, fishing, skating, and hockey. Part-time employment is available.

■ ISLAND DRAFTING AND TECHNICAL INSTITUTE P-42

128 Broadway
Amityville, NY 11701
Tel: (631)691-8733
Fax: (631)691-8738
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.idti.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Awards certificates, diplomas, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1957. Setting: suburban campus. Total enrollment: 185. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 15:1. 77 applied, 100% were admitted. 5% from top 10% of their high school class, 25% from top quarter, 80% from top half. Full-time: 185 students, 15% women, 85% men. 2% Native American, 18% Hispanic, 14% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 56% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Accelerated degree program, summer session for credit, adult/continuing education programs.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: early admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: interview. Recommended: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Tuition: $11,850 full-time, $395 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $350 full-time.

Collegiate Environment:

College housing not available.

■ ITHACA COLLEGE M-15

100 Job Hall
Ithaca, NY 14850-7020
Tel: (607)274-3011
Free: 800-429-4274
Admissions: (607)274-3124
Fax: (607)274-1900
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.ithaca.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. Founded 1892. Setting: 757-acre small town campus with easy access to Syracuse. Endowment: $128.1 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.4 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $10,116 per student. Total enrollment: 6,412. Faculty: 656 (442 full-time, 214 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 12:1. 10,421 applied, 76% were admitted. 29% from top 10% of their high school class, 64% from top quarter, 94% from top half. 8 National Merit Scholars, 26 valedictorians. Full-time: 5,961 students, 55% women, 45% men. Part-time: 137 students, 66% women, 34% men. Students come from 51 states and territories, 67 other countries, 53% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 3% black, 3% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 1% 25 or older, 70% live on campus, 2% transferred in. Retention: 86% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: communications/journalism; visual and performing arts; business/marketing. Calendar: semesters. Services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Cornell University, Wells College. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 1 recommendation, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, interview. Required for some: audition. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 2/1, 11/1 for early decision. Notification: continuous until 4/15, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $55. Comprehensive fee: $35,144 includes full-time tuition ($25,194) and college room and board ($9950). College room only: $5120. Part-time tuition: $840 per credit hour.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 165 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities; 1% of eligible men and 1% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: student government, Student Activities Board, African-Latino Society, Residence Hall Association, Community Service Network. Major annual events: major concerts, Winterfest, Leadership Weekend. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, patrols by trained security personnel 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. 4,296 college housing spaces available; 4,218 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through junior year. Options: coed, women-only housing available. Ithaca College Library with 376,000 books, 250,100 microform titles, 37,000 serials, 33,000 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $3.2 million. 640 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See Cornell University.

■ ITT TECHNICAL INSTITUTE (ALBANY) L-25

13 Airline Dr.
Albany, NY 12205
Tel: (518)452-9300
Web Site: http://www.itt-tech.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Part of ITT Educational Services, Inc. Awards terminal associate degrees. Core.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, interview, Wonderlic aptitude test. Recommended: recommendations. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $100.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. College housing not available.

■ ITT TECHNICAL INSTITUTE (GETZVILLE) J-7

2295 Millersport Hwy.
PO Box 327
Getzville, NY 14068
Tel: (716)689-2200
Web Site: http://www.itt-tech.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Part of ITT Educational Services, Inc. Awards terminal associate degrees. Core.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, interview, Wonderlic aptitude test. Recommended: recommendations. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $100.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. College housing not available.

■ ITT TECHNICAL INSTITUTE (LIVERPOOL) A-8

235 Greenfield Parkway
Liverpool, NY 13088
Tel: (315)461-8000
Web Site: http://www.itt-tech.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Part of ITT Educational Services, Inc. Awards terminal associate degrees. Core. Calendar: semesters.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, interview, Wonderlic aptitude test. Recommended: recommendations. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $100.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. College housing not available.

■ JAMESTOWN BUSINESS COLLEGE N-5

7 Fairmount Ave., Box 429
Jamestown, NY 14702-0429
Tel: (716)664-5100
Fax: (716)664-3144
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.jbcny.org/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Awards certificates and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1886. Setting: 1-acre small town campus. Total enrollment: 327. 112 applied, 72% were admitted. 2% from top 10% of their high school class, 8% from top quarter, 34% from top half. Full-time: 327 students, 81% women, 19% men. Students come from 2 states and territories, 17% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 2% black, 0.3% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 55% 25 or older, 14% transferred in. Core. Academic remediation for entering students, advanced placement, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Required: essay, high school transcript, interview. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $25. Tuition: $8400 full-time, $233 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $450 full-time, $75 per term part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Major annual events: food drives, Halloween Party, Christmas Party. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices. College housing not available. James Prendergast Library with 279,270 books, 372 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 106 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ JAMESTOWN COMMUNITY COLLEGE N-5

525 Falconer St.
Jamestown, NY 14701-1999
Tel: (716)665-5220
Web Site: http://www.sunyjcc.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1950. Setting: 107-acre small town campus. Endowment: $274,625. Total enrollment: 3,672. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 18:1. 1,668 applied, 82% were admitted. 54% from top half of their high school class. Full-time: 2,460 students, 57% women, 43% men. Part-time: 1,212 students, 63% women, 37% men. Students come from 11 states and territories, 9% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 3% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 32% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at State University of New York College at Fredonia, Jamestown Business College. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for nursing, human services, occupational therapy assistant programs. Option: deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Required for some: standardized test scores. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous. Preference given to Chautauqua and Cattaraugus county residents.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $3150 full-time, $132 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $6300 full-time, $238 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $530 full-time, $16.75 per credit hour part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to program.

Collegiate Environment:

Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run radio station. Social organizations: 12 open to all. Most popular organizations: Nursing Club, Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship, Earth Awareness, Adult Student Network, Student Senate. Major annual events: Fall Picnic, Spring Picnic/Spring Fling, Orientation. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. College housing not available. Hultquist Library with 66,808 books, 49,364 microform titles, 370 serials, 4,605 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 400 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ JEFFERSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE F-17

1220 Coffeen St.
Watertown, NY 13601
Tel: (315)786-2200
Admissions: (315)786-2277
Fax: (315)786-0158
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.sunyjefferson.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1961. Setting: 90-acre small town campus with easy access to Syracuse. Endowment: $2.1 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $2623 per student. Total enrollment: 3,545. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 20:1. Full-time: 1,822 students, 61% women, 39% men. Part-time: 1,723 students, 56% women, 44% men. Students come from 26 states and territories, 3 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 5% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.2% international, 37% 25 or older, 3% transferred in. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Recommended: SAT or ACT. Required for some: recommendations, interview. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: 9/6. Notification: continuous. Preference given to county residents.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $3294 full-time, $122 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $4724 full-time, $182 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $366 full-time, $13 per credit hour part-time, $21.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 25 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Nursing Association, newspaper, The Melting Pot, Paralegal Club, Criminal Justice Club. Major annual events: Fall Fest/Spring Fest, Stage/Theater Production, Black History Month. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols. College housing not available. Melvil Dewey Library with 62,503 books, 27,854 microform titles, 247 serials, 4,097 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $321,415. 354 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ THE JEWISH THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY N-34

3080 Broadway
New York, NY 10027-4649
Tel: (212)678-8000
Fax: (212)678-8947
Web Site: http://www.jtsa.edu/

Description:

Independent Jewish, university, coed. Awards bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees (double bachelor's degree with Barnard College, Columbia University, joint bachelor's degree with Columbia University). Founded 1886. Setting: 1-acre urban campus. Endowment: $80 million. Total enrollment: 669. 120 applied, 68% were admitted. Students come from 23 states and territories, 2 other countries, 65% from out-of-state, 4% Hispanic, 1% 25 or older, 77% live on campus. Retention: 92% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Barnard College, Columbia University. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 2 recommendations, SAT and SAT Subject Tests or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, interview. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 2/15, 11/15 for early decision plan 1, 1/15 for early decision plan 2. Notification: continuous until 4/15, 12/15 for early decision plan 1, 2/15 for early decision plan 2.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Option: coed housing available. Library of the Jewish Theological Seminary with 380,000 books, 720 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 50 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See Columbia University.

■ JOHN JAY COLLEGE OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK N-34

899 Tenth Ave.
New York, NY 10019-1093
Tel: (212)237-8000; 877-JOHNJAY
Admissions: (212)237-8878
Web Site: http://www.jjay.cuny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of City University of New York System. Awards associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. Founded 1964. Setting: urban campus. Endowment: $221,000. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $3790 per student. Total enrollment: 12,984. 6,123 applied, 44% were admitted. 20% from top quarter of their high school class, 66% from top half. Students come from 52 states and territories, 0.2% Native American, 36% Hispanic, 25% black, 6% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 35% 25 or older. Retention: 72% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at other units of the City University of New York System. ROTC: Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission for Associate degree programs. Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 3/15. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. State resident tuition: $4000 full-time, $170 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $8640 full-time, $360 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $259 full-time, $82.35 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course level and course load. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course level and course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 38 open to all. Most popular organizations: Organization of Black Students, Latino Diversity Club, Lex Review, Women's Awareness Club, Forensic Psychology Society. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols. College housing not available. Lloyd George Sealy Library with 310,000 books, 1,325 serials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.5 million. 250 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ THE JUILLIARD SCHOOL N-34

60 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York, NY 10023-6588
Tel: (212)799-5000
Fax: (212)724-0263
Web Site: http://www.juilliard.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1905. Setting: urban campus. Endowment: $478.1 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $24,330 per student. Total enrollment: 808. Faculty: 266 (114 full-time, 152 part-time). 2,523 applied, 5% were admitted. Full-time: 478 students, 48% women, 52% men. Part-time: 3 students, 100% women. Students come from 41 states and territories, 29 other countries, 85% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 12% black, 13% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 20% international, 60% live on campus, 6% transferred in. Retention: 94% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: visual and performing arts. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, accelerated degree program, double major, adult/continuing education programs, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Barnard College, Columbia University. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: electronic application. Required: essay, high school transcript, audition. Entrance: most difficult. Application deadline: 12/1. Notification: 4/1.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $100. Comprehensive fee: $34,500 includes full-time tuition ($24,330), mandatory fees ($600), and college room and board ($9570). Room and board charges vary according to housing facility.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 15 open to all. Most popular organizations: ArtREACH, Korean Campus Crusade for Christ, Julliard Christian Fellowship, The Forum, Artists Inspired. Major annual events: Opening Day Picnic on the Plaza, Halloween Dance, Spring Picnic on the Plaza. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, controlled dormitory access, electronically operated main building entrances. 348 college housing spaces available; 300 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required in freshman year. Option: coed housing available. Lila Acheson Wallace Library with 80,793 books, 153 microform titles, 220 serials, 21,867 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 34 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See New York University.

■ KATHARINE GIBBS SCHOOL (MELVILLE) M-39

320 South Service Rd.
Melville, NY 11747-3785
Tel: (631)370-3300
Admissions: (631)370-3307
Fax: (631)293-1276
Web Site: http://www.gibbsmelville.com/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Part of Career Education Corporation. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1971. Setting: suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 897. 0% Native American, 6% Hispanic, 12% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international. Internships. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Option: deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, interview. Recommended: recommendations, SAT. Required for some: CPAt. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Collegiate Environment:

Student-run newspaper. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: security guard. Katherine Gibbs School Library with 26 serials. 120 computers available on campus for general student use.

■ KATHARINE GIBBS SCHOOL (NEW YORK) N-34

200 Park Ave.
New York, NY 10166-0005
Tel: (212)867-9300
Web Site: http://www.katharinegibbs.com/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Part of Career Education Corporation. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1918. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 2,717. Full-time: 2,717 students, 59% women, 41% men. Students come from 6 states and territories, 1% from out-of-state, 56% 25 or older. Core. Accelerated degree program, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, interview. Recommended: SAT. Required for some: CPAt. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Collegiate Environment:

Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. College housing not available. 50 computers available on campus for general student use.

■ KEHILATH YAKOV RABBINICAL SEMINARY O-34

206 Wilson St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211-7207
Tel: (718)963-1212
Fax: (718)387-8586

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1950. Total enrollment: 135. 40 applied, 75% were admitted. 15% 25 or older. Calendar: semesters.

Collegiate Environment:

College housing not available.

■ KEUKA COLLEGE L-13

Keuka Park, NY 14478-0098
Tel: (315)279-5000
Free: 800-33-KEUKA
Admissions: (315)279-5262
Fax: (315)279-5216
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.keuka.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed, affiliated with American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A.. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1890. Setting: 173-acre rural campus with easy access to Rochester. Endowment: $4.3 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4896 per student. Total enrollment: 1,368. Faculty: 99 (57 full-time, 42 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 14:1. 818 applied, 81% were admitted. 9% from top 10% of their high school class, 27% from top quarter, 62% from top half. Full-time: 1,115 students, 69% women, 31% men. Part-time: 153 students, 86% women, 14% men. Students come from 18 states and territories, 2 other countries, 9% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 6% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.1% international, 14% 25 or older, 68% live on campus, 5% transferred in. Retention: 73% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: health professions and related sciences; business/marketing; education. Core. Calendar: 4-1-4. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at Rochester Area Colleges. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, recommendations, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 2.75 high school GPA, interview. Required for some: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $25,850 includes full-time tuition ($17,800), mandatory fees ($270), and college room and board ($7780). College room only: $3790. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $595 per credit hour. Part-time tuition varies according to program.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 42 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Senate, Campus Activities Board, OTTERS (occupational therapy club), Education Club, BAKU. Major annual events: May Day Weekend, Homecoming, Spring Weekend. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. On-campus residence required through senior year. Options: coed, women-only housing available. Lightner Library with 117,192 books, 4,830 microform titles, 3,145 audiovisual materials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $414,521. 105 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

The college is located on the western shore of Keuka Lake near Penn Yan, population 6,500. This pleasant rural setting is accessible by major roadways. The area provides boating, fishing, water sports, hunting, and winter sports.

■ THE KING'S COLLEGE N-34

350 Fifth Ave.
15th Floor Empire State Bldg.
New York, NY 10118
Tel: (212)659-7200; 888-969-7200
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.tkc.edu/

Description:

Independent religious, 4-year, coed. Awards bachelor's degrees. Setting: urban campus. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $12,346 per student. Total enrollment: 240. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 14:1. 348 applied, 57% were admitted. 48% from top 10% of their high school class, 80% from top quarter, 93% from top half. 2 class presidents, 4 valedictorians, 10 student government officers. Full-time: 217 students, 62% women, 38% men. Part-time: 23 students, 57% women, 43% men. Students come from 29 states and territories, 7 other countries, 76% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 8% Hispanic, 7% black, 3% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 12% international, 11% 25 or older, 55% live on campus, 7% transferred in. Retention: 77% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; education. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, advanced placement, independent study, summer session for credit, internships. Off campus study. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early action, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, interview, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, recommendations. Required for some: essay. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 2/1, 11/15 for early action. Notification: 3/8, 12/15 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. Tuition: $18,590 full-time, $775 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $350 full-time, $175 per term part-time. College room only: $7980.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Most popular organizations: student newspaper, E-teams, student radio, Business Club, Freshman Small Groups. Major annual events: Spring Formal, Homecoming, Fall Retreat. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 115 undergraduates lived in college housing during 2003-04. No special consideration for freshman housing applicants. Options: men-only, women-only housing available. Battles Library with 12,000 books, 75 serials, 300 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $91,147. 20 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ KINGSBOROUGH COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK O-34

2001 Oriental Blvd, Manhattan Beach
Brooklyn, NY 11235
Tel: (718)368-5000
Admissions: (718)368-6800
Web Site: http://www.kbcc.cuny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of City University of New York System. Awards transfer associate and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1963. Setting: 72-acre urban campus with easy access to New York City. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $383,053. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $3912 per student. Total enrollment: 15,265. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 25:1. 3% from top 10% of their high school class, 9% from top quarter, 31% from top half. Full-time: 7,968 students, 56% women, 44% men. Part-time: 7,297 students, 59% women, 41% men. 2% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 14% Hispanic, 32% black, 9% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 10% international, 31% 25 or older, 9% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at other units of the City University of New York System.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Option: Common Application. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: 8/23.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $60. State resident tuition: $2800 full-time, $120 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $4560 full-time, $190 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $300 full-time, $79.50 per term part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 80 open to all. Most popular organizations: Peer Advisors, Caribbean Club, DECA. Major annual events: Club Fair, Family Day. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols. College housing not available. Robert J. Kibbee Library with 185,912 books, 10,318 microform titles, 458 serials, 2,388 audiovisual materials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.1 million. 900 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ KOL YAAKOV TORAH CENTER J-33

29 West Maple Ave.
Monsey, NY 10952-2954
Tel: (914)425-3863
Web Site: http://horizons.edu/

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1980. Setting: 3-acre small town campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 25. 10 applied, 50% were admitted. 100% from top 10% of their high school class. Students come from 15 states and territories, 7% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, self-designed majors, honors program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs. Off campus study. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, early admission. Required: high school transcript, interview. Recommended: recommendations. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices. 2,000 books. 3 computers available on campus for general student use.

■ LABORATORY INSTITUTE OF MERCHANDISING N-34

12 East 53rd St.
New York, NY 10022-5268
Tel: (212)752-1530
Free: 800-677-1323
Fax: (212)832-6708
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.limcollege.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 4-year, coed. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1939. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 792. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 19:1. 514 applied, 66% were admitted. 11% from top 10% of their high school class, 19% from top quarter, 55% from top half. Full-time: 776 students, 95% women, 5% men. Part-time: 16 students, 100% women. Students come from 33 states and territories, 5 other countries, 54% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 15% Hispanic, 8% black, 6% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 23% 25 or older, 14% live on campus, 13% transferred in. Retention: 80% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, electronic application, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, 2 recommendations, interview, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 2.5 high school GPA. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $30,700 includes full-time tuition ($17,250), mandatory fees ($450), and college room and board ($13,000). Part-time tuition: $545 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $112.50 per term.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Social organizations: 6 open to all. Most popular organizations: student government, LIMlight Club (yearbook), Fashion Club, Latin Cultures Club, Marketing Club/SIFE. Major annual events: student-run fashion show, ski trip, holiday parties. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. 87 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. No special consideration for freshman housing applicants. Option: coed housing available. Adrian G. Marcuse Library with 10,300 books, 100 serials, 500 audiovisual materials, and an OPAC. 166 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

LIM's location right in the center of the greatest fashion city, New York, gives its students the best of all possible worlds. Within a block of the school are internationally known department stores, French and Italian designers' boutiques, retailing establishments of every kind, with goods imported from every continent of the world. Only a few blocks away is the heart of the garment district, Seventh Avenue. Merchandising creativity originates here and finds its way into the shopping centers of America, Europe, and the Far East.

■ LE MOYNE COLLEGE J-16

1419 Salt Springs Rd.
Syracuse, NY 13214
Tel: (315)445-4100
Free: 800-333-4733
Admissions: (315)445-4707
Fax: (315)445-4711
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.lemoyne.edu/

Description:

Independent Roman Catholic (Jesuit), comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1946. Setting: 151-acre suburban campus. Endowment: $36.9 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $49,878. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $7466 per student. Total enrollment: 3,580. Faculty: 324 (154 full-time, 170 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 13:1. 2,946 applied, 72% were admitted. 23% from top 10% of their high school class, 52% from top quarter, 82% from top half. 5 valedictorians. Full-time: 2,318 students, 61% women, 39% men. Part-time: 471 students, 76% women, 24% men. Students come from 27 states and territories, 6 other countries, 6% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 5% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 11% 25 or older, 60% live on campus, 6% transferred in. Retention: 87% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; psychology; social sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Syracuse Consortium for the Cultural Foundations of Medicine. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 2 recommendations, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 2/1, 12/1 for early decision. Notification: continuous, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $29,570 includes full-time tuition ($20,770), mandatory fees ($510), and college room and board ($8290). College room only: $5240. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $441 per credit hour. Part-time tuition varies according to class time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 70 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Programming Board, Outing Club, performing arts groups, Student Dancers, New Student Orientation Committee. Major annual events: winter/spring formals, Spring Olympics, Halloween Dance. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, self-defense education, lighted pathways, closed-circuit security cameras. 1,575 college housing spaces available; 1,460 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through senior year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Noreen Reale Falcone Library with 256,565 books, 577,468 microform titles, 13,589 serials, 10,935 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.5 million. 325 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See Syracuse University.

■ LEHMAN COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK M-35

250 Bedford Park Blvd. West
Bronx, NY 10468-1589
Tel: (718)960-8000; 877-Lehman1
Admissions: (718)960-8706
Fax: (718)960-8712
Web Site: http://www.lehman.cuny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of City University of New York System. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1931. Setting: 37-acre urban campus. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $229,000. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $6158 per student. Total enrollment: 10,615. 10,193 applied, 35% were admitted. Full-time: 5,119 students, 70% women, 30% men. Part-time: 3,323 students, 75% women, 25% men. Students come from 5 states and territories, 110 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 47% Hispanic, 34% black, 4% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 5% international, 52% 25 or older, 12% transferred in. Retention: 74% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: social sciences; health professions and related sciences; business/marketing. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at other units of the City University of New York System. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, minimum 3.0 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Required for some: essay, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. State resident tuition: $4000 full-time, $170 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,800 full-time, $360 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $288 full-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 33 open to all. Most popular organizations: Club Mac, African Students Association, Dominican Student Association, The Sociology Club, Club Live. Major annual events: Multicultural Festival, Student Life Fair, Student Organization Open House. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Lehman College Library plus 1 other with 541,944 books, 1,350 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $960,000. 600 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ LONG ISLAND BUSINESS INSTITUTE O-43

6500 Jericho Turnpike
Commack, NY 11725
Tel: (631)499-7100
Fax: (631)499-7114
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.libi.edu/commack/index.html

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Awards certificates, diplomas, and transfer associate degrees. Founded 1968. Setting: suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 890. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 15:1. 325 applied, 100% were admitted. Full-time: 676 students, 72% women, 28% men. Part-time: 214 students, 93% women, 7% men. 0% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 20% Hispanic, 3% black, 44% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 5% international, 95% 25 or older, 0% transferred in. Retention: 0% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Calendar: trimesters. Academic remediation for entering students, advanced placement, independent study, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, interview. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Tuition: $8500 full-time, $325 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $400 full-time, $50 per year part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices. College housing not available. Mendon W. Smith Memorial Library with 1,484 books, 15 serials, 184 audiovisual materials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $5000. 77 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ LONG ISLAND COLLEGE HOSPITAL SCHOOL OF NURSING O-34

340 Ct. St.
Brooklyn, NY 11231
Tel: (718)780-1953
Admissions: (718)780-1898
Fax: (718)780-1936
Web Site: http://www.futurenurselich.org/

Description:

Independent, 2-year, coed. Awards transfer associate and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1883. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 147. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 12:1. 65 applied, 3% were admitted. 80% from top quarter of their high school class, 100% from top half. Full-time: 73 students, 85% women, 15% men. Part-time: 74 students, 72% women, 28% men. Students come from 2 states and territories, 1% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 7% Hispanic, 45% black, 14% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 81% 25 or older, 32% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Advanced placement, independent study, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, 2 recommendations, interview. Recommended: minimum 2.0 high school GPA. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 4/28. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Tuition: $23,025 full-time. Mandatory fees: $370 full-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Social organizations: 1 open to all. Most popular organization: Student Government Association. Major annual events: Open House, Atlantic Antic Street Fair, Awards and Recognition Ceremony. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. E. King Morgan M.D. Health Sciences Library plus 1 other with 16,000 books and 400 serials. 14 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY, BRENTWOOD CAMPUS O-43

100 Second Ave.
Brentwood, NY 11717
Tel: (631)273-5112
Fax: (631)952-0809
Web Site: http://www.liu.edu/

Description:

Independent, upper-level, coed. Part of Long Island University. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1959. Setting: 172-acre suburban campus. Total enrollment: 1,115. Full-time: 17 students, 71% women, 29% men. Part-time: 45 students, 67% women, 33% men. 1% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 13% Hispanic, 16% black, 0% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 95% 25 or older, 29% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, independent study, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships.

Costs Per Year:

Tuition: $651 per credit part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: evening security guard. College housing not available. Brentwood Campus Library with 55,000 books, 285 serials, 12 audiovisual materials, and a Web page. 42 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY, BROOKLYN CAMPUS O-34

One University Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11201-8423
Tel: (718)488-1000
Free: 800-LIU-PLAN
Admissions: (718)488-1011
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.liu.edu/

Description:

Independent, university, coed. Part of Long Island University. Awards associate, bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees and post-master's and first professional certificates. Founded 1926. Setting: 10-acre urban campus. Total enrollment: 8,144. Faculty: 954 (259 full-time, 695 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 13:1. 5,068 applied, 61% were admitted. Full-time: 4,412 students, 71% women, 29% men. Part-time: 919 students, 80% women, 20% men. Students come from 36 states and territories, 11% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 12% Hispanic, 40% black, 15% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 33% 25 or older, 10% transferred in. Retention: 67% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: health professions and related sciences; business/marketing; communications/journalism; psychology; social sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA. Recommended: minimum 2.5 high school GPA. Required for some: essay, minimum 3.0 high school GPA, recommendations, interview, SAT or ACT. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $32,138 includes full-time tuition ($23,188), mandatory fees ($1140), and college room and board ($7810). College room only: $4640. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $689 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $590 per year. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 54 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities. Most popular organizations: Caribbean Students Movement, Hillel, Muslim Student Organization, Student Government Association, WLIU-BK Radio (campus radio station). Major annual events: homecoming, Spring Day, Orientation Day. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols. 638 college housing spaces available. Freshmen given priority for college housing. Option: coed housing available. Salena Library with an OPAC and a Web page. 345 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

The campus in downtown Brooklyn, at Flatbush and DeKalb Avenues, within easy distance of the Brooklyn Academy of Music, Prospect Park, the Brooklyn Museum, and midtown Manhattan.

■ LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY, C.W. POST CAMPUS M-38

720 Northern Blvd.
Brookville, NY 11548-1300
Tel: (516)299-2000
Free: 800-LIU-PLAN
Admissions: (516)299-2900
Web Site: http://www.liu.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Part of Long Island University. Awards bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1954. Setting: 308-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 8,472. Faculty: 1,165 (355 full-time, 810 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 10:1. 5,162 applied, 78% were admitted. 14% from top 10% of their high school class, 32% from top quarter, 63% from top half. Full-time: 4,476 students, 60% women, 40% men. Part-time: 693 students, 68% women, 32% men. Students come from 30 states and territories, 9% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 8% Hispanic, 10% black, 3% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 16% 25 or older, 30% live on campus, 10% transferred in. Retention: 74% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: education; business/marketing; visual and performing arts. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.5 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Recommended: recommendations. Required for some: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $31,930 includes full-time tuition ($22,100), mandatory fees ($1130), and college room and board ($8700). College room only: $5730. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $689 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $7 per credit, $420 per year. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 50 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities; 40% of eligible men and 40% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Student Government Association, Association for Campus Programming, African People's Organization, Resident Student Association, Post TV and Newman. Major annual events: homecoming, Spring Fling, Orientation Day. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 1,673 college housing spaces available. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Option: coed housing available. B. Davis Schwartz Memorial Library with an OPAC and a Web page. 357 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY, FRIENDS WORLD PROGRAM N-49

239 Montauk Hwy.
Southampton, NY 11968
Tel: (631)287-8474
Free: 800-287-8093
Admissions: (631)287-8465
Fax: (631)287-8463
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.southampton.liu.edu/fw/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Part of Long Island University. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1965. Setting: 110-acre rural campus. Total enrollment: 195. Full-time: 189 students, 69% women, 31% men. Part-time: 6 students, 67% women, 33% men. Students come from 29 states and territories, 5 other countries, 80% from out-of-state, 2% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 1% black, 7% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 20% live on campus, 13% transferred in. Retention: 66% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Advanced placement, self-designed majors, independent study, external degree program, internships. Off campus study at Long Island University (C.W. Post campus, Brooklyn campus). Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for the Comparative Religion and Culture program. Options: electronic application, early admission, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, interview. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $34,100 includes full-time tuition ($22,100), mandatory fees ($6000), and college room and board ($6000). Full-time tuition and fees vary according to location. Room and board charges vary according to location. Part-time tuition: $659 per credit.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 32 open to all. Most popular organizations: Activist Club, P.E.A.C.E., LaFuenza Latina, Caribbean Student Association, Women's Issues Collective. Major annual events: Ingathering, World Conference, Graduation/Senior Recognition ceremony. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Option: coed housing available. Southampton College with 115,380 books, 140,000 microform titles, 665 serials, and 886 audiovisual materials. 175 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ MACHZIKEI HADATH RABBINICAL COLLEGE O-34

5407 Sixteenth Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11204-1805
Tel: (718)854-8777

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1956. Total enrollment: 137. Students come from 4 states and territories. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Required: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Collegiate Environment:

Abraham Koppel Library plus 1 other with 20,000 books.

■ MANHATTAN COLLEGE

Manhattan College Parkway
Riverdale, NY 10471
Tel: (718)862-8000
Admissions: (718)862-7200
Fax: (718)862-8019
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.manhattan.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed, affiliated with Roman Catholic Church. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1853. Setting: 31-acre urban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $39.1 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.3 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $7340 per student. Total enrollment: 3,425. Faculty: 332 (172 full-time, 160 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 14:1. 4,712 applied, 57% were admitted. Full-time: 2,879 students, 47% women, 53% men. Part-time: 147 students, 34% women, 66% men. Students come from 42 states and territories, 27 other countries, 28% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 10% Hispanic, 2% black, 3% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 6% 25 or older, 54% live on campus, 5% transferred in. Retention: 84% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: engineering; education; business/marketing. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at College of Mount Saint Vincent. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.5 high school GPA, 1 recommendation, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, interview. Required for some: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 4/15, 11/15 for early decision. Notification: continuous until 4/15, 12/1 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $29,675 includes full-time tuition ($20,350) and college room and board ($9325).

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, marching band, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 70 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities; 7% of eligible men and 5% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Minority Student Union, student government, student radio station, Manhattan College Singers, Resident/Commuter Student Association. Major annual events: Springfest, Jasper Jingle Christmas Ball, Fall Festival. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 1,653 college housing spaces available; 1,629 were occupied in 2003-04. Option: coed housing available. O'Malley Library plus 1 other with 211,376 books, 649,695 microform titles, 1,190 serials, 1,122 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.5 million. 375 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See Fordham University.

■ MANHATTAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC N-34

120 Claremont Ave.
New York, NY 10027-4698
Tel: (212)749-2802
Fax: (212)749-5471
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.msmnyc.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1917. Setting: 1-acre urban campus. Endowment: $13 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $24,500 per student. Total enrollment: 891. Faculty: 365 (73 full-time, 292 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 5:1. 863 applied, 33% were admitted. Full-time: 408 students, 48% women, 52% men. Part-time: 8 students, 88% women, 13% men. Students come from 35 states and territories, 37 other countries, 65% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 3% black, 7% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 21% international, 3% 25 or older, 57% live on campus, 3% transferred in. Retention: 82% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: visual and performing arts. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Barnard College.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.8 high school GPA, 1 recommendation, audition. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, interview, SAT or ACT. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadline: 12/1. Notification: 4/1.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $100. Comprehensive fee: $42,760 includes full-time tuition ($27,400), mandatory fees ($2560), and college room and board ($12,800). College room only: $8400. Part-time tuition: $1200 per credit.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Choral group. Social organizations: 7 open to all. Most popular organizations: Pan-African Student Union, International Student Association, Student Council, Resident Community Council, Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual Students Association. Major annual events: Winter Formal, Cafe Jazz, Rite of Spring. Student services: Specialized Career Center. Campus security: 24-hour patrols, controlled dormitory access. 336 college housing spaces available; 233 were occupied in 2003-04. No special consideration for freshman housing applicants. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Option: coed housing available. Peter J. Sharp Library plus 1 other with 107,000 books, 110 serials, 24,000 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $479,114. 9 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See Columbia University.

■ MANHATTANVILLE COLLEGE

2900 Purchase St.
Purchase, NY 10577-2132
Tel: (914)694-2200
Free: 800-328-4553
Admissions: (914)323-5124
Fax: (914)694-1732
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.manhattanville.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1841. Setting: 100-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $13.5 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $8811 per student. Total enrollment: 2,806. Faculty: 298 (90 full-time, 208 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 11:1. 3,184 applied, 60% were admitted. Full-time: 1,651 students, 69% women, 31% men. Part-time: 130 students, 65% women, 35% men. Students come from 35 states and territories, 49 other countries, 37% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 16% Hispanic, 7% black, 4% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 1% 25 or older, 68% live on campus, 1% transferred in. Retention: 74% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; psychology; visual and performing arts. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Purchase College, State University of New York, Mills College, American University (Washington Semester), New York State Visiting Student Program. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, 2 recommendations, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, interview. Required for some: ACT. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 3/1, 12/1 for early decision. Notification: continuous, 12/31 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $55. Comprehensive fee: $39,550 includes full-time tuition ($26,920), mandatory fees ($1080), and college room and board ($11,550). College room only: $6860. Part-time tuition: $620 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $40.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 45 open to all; 8% of eligible men and 12% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Latin American Student Organization, International Student Organization, Black Student Union, WMVL (radio station), Connie Hogarth Center. Major annual events: Quad Jam, 200 Nights, Midnight Brunch. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 1,114 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Option: coed housing available. Manhattanville College Library with 292,846 books, 532,732 microform titles, 18,930 serials, 3,957 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.1 million. 200 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Located approximately 25 miles from New York City, Purchase enjoys the cultural, civic, educational, and recreational facilities of its neighbor. There are railroad connections at nearby White Plains and Rye. Job opportunities are available within the immediate area.

■ MANNES COLLEGE THE NEW SCHOOL FOR MUSIC N-34

150 West 85th St.
New York, NY 10024-4402
Tel: (212)580-0210
Free: 800-292-3040
Fax: (212)580-1738
Web Site: http://www.newschool.mannes.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Part of New School University. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1916. Setting: urban campus. System endowment: $129.2 million. System-wide research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $6.4 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $8218 per student. Total enrollment: 366. Faculty: 256 (5 full-time, 251 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 4:1. 371 applied, 29% were admitted. Full-time: 188 students, 58% women, 42% men. Part-time: 20 students, 40% women, 60% men. Students come from 16 states and territories, 14 other countries, 43% from out-of-state, 0.5% Native American, 5% Hispanic, 2% black, 5% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 32% international, 20% 25 or older, 13% live on campus, 9% transferred in. Retention: 89% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: visual and performing arts. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, advanced placement, double major, summer session for credit, adult/continuing education programs, graduate courses open to undergrads.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, minimum 2.5 high school GPA, 1 recommendation, audition. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadline: 12/1. Notification: 4/15.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $100. Comprehensive fee: $37,880 includes full-time tuition ($25,560), mandatory fees ($570), and college room and board ($11,750). College room only: $8750. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to degree level and program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Part-time tuition: $842 per credit.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Choral group. Major annual events: Block Party, University Convocation. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, controlled dormitory access. 948 college housing spaces available; 13 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. Option: coed housing available. Harry Scherman Library plus 2 others with 4.1 million books, 4.7 million microform titles, 22,150 serials, 48,379 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. System-wide operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.8 million. 934 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ MARIA COLLEGE L-25

700 New Scotland Ave.
Albany, NY 12208-1798
Tel: (518)438-3111
Web Site: http://www.mariacollege.edu/

Description:

Independent, 2-year, coed. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1958. Setting: 9-acre urban campus. Total enrollment: 788. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 10:1. 232 applied, 72% were admitted. Full-time: 277 students, 91% women, 9% men. Part-time: 511 students, 86% women, 14% men. Students come from 5 states and territories, 4 other countries, 2% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 20% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 75% 25 or older, 30% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, independent study, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs. Off campus study at members of the Hudson-Mohawk Association of Colleges and Universities. ROTC: Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Option: early admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, 1 recommendation, interview, SAT or ACT. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: 8/25.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $35. Tuition: $7800 full-time, $285 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $200 full-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Maria College Library with 56,746 books, 17 microform titles, 160 serials, 375 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 78 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See State University of New York at Albany.

■ MARIST COLLEGE P-24

3399 North Rd.
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-1387
Tel: (845)575-3000
Free: 800-436-5483
Admissions: (845)575-3226
Fax: (845)471-6213
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.marist.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1929. Setting: 150-acre small town campus with easy access to Albany and New York City. Endowment: $19.3 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $638,561. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $7095 per student. Total enrollment: 5,744. Faculty: 596 (201 full-time, 395 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 15:1. 7,077 applied, 50% were admitted. 29% from top 10% of their high school class, 67% from top quarter, 97% from top half. 4 National Merit Scholars, 13 class presidents, 2 valedictorians, 32 student government officers. Full-time: 4,413 students, 58% women, 42% men. Part-time: 483 students, 50% women, 50% men. Students come from 37 states and territories, 19 other countries, 40% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 6% Hispanic, 3% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.3% international, 13% 25 or older, 75% live on campus. Retention: 89% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; communications/journalism; education; liberal arts/general studies. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Associated Colleges of the Mid-Hudson Area. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, electronic application, early admission, early action, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 2 recommendations, SAT or ACT. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 2/15, 11/15 for early decision, 12/1 for early action. Notification: 3/15, 12/15 for early decision, 1/15 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $30,566 includes full-time tuition ($20,712), mandatory fees ($490), and college room and board ($9364). College room only: $5964. Part-time tuition: $475 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $65 per term.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, marching band, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 75 open to all; national fraternities, local sororities; 1% of eligible men and 3% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Outback Club, student newspaper, student government, Theater Club, community service and campus ministry. Major annual events: Giving Tree, Homecoming, River Festival. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, night residence hall monitors. 2,700 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Option: coed housing available. James A. Cannavino Library with 176,347 books, 251,683 microform titles, 13,826 serials, 4,940 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.7 million. 585 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See Vassar College.

■ MARYMOUNT MANHATTAN COLLEGE N-34

221 East 71st St.
New York, NY 10021-4597
Tel: (212)517-0400
Free: 800-MARYMOUNT
Admissions: (212)517-0430
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.mmm.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1936. Setting: 3-acre urban campus. Endowment: $11.7 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $6868 per student. Total enrollment: 2,007. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 11:1. 2,033 applied, 77% were admitted. 11 class presidents, 11 valedictorians, 31 student government officers. Full-time: 1,603 students, 75% women, 25% men. Part-time: 404 students, 86% women, 14% men. Students come from 47 states and territories, 36 other countries, 66% from out-of-state, 0.5% Native American, 11% Hispanic, 12% black, 5% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 19% 25 or older, 21% live on campus, 6% transferred in. Retention: 72% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: visual and performing arts; communications/journalism; business/marketing. Core. Calendar: semesters plus summer and January mini-semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at Hunter College of the City University of New York. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, electronic application, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2 high school GPA, 2 recommendations, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview. Required for some: audition for dance and theater programs. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 11/1 for early decision. Notification: continuous, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $60. Comprehensive fee: $31,728 includes full-time tuition ($18,748), mandatory fees ($890), and college room and board ($12,090). College room only: $10,090. Part-time tuition: $590 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $393 per term.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 20 open to all; local sororities; 35% of women are members. Most popular organizations: Education Club, African-American Heritage Club, Asian-American Heritage Club, Latino Heritage Club, Business Club. Major annual event: Strawberry Festival. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, 24-hour security in residence halls. 675 college housing spaces available; 674 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. Option: coed housing available. Shanahan Library with 102,000 books, 26,565 microform titles, 600 serials, 13,285 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $966,120. 175 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See New York University.

■ MEDAILLE COLLEGE K-7

18 Agassiz Circle
Buffalo, NY 14214-2695
Tel: (716)884-3281
Fax: (716)884-0291
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.medaille.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1875. Setting: 13-acre urban campus. Endowment: $700,000. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4700 per student. Total enrollment: 3,018. Faculty: 312 (91 full-time, 221 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 978 applied, 73% were admitted. 12% from top 10% of their high school class, 33% from top quarter, 55% from top half. 1 valedictorian. Full-time: 1,580 students, 65% women, 35% men. Part-time: 197 students, 63% women, 37% men. Students come from 2 other countries, 4% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 14% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.2% international, 51% 25 or older, 21% live on campus, 10% transferred in. Retention: 70% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; education; liberal arts/general studies. Core. Calendar: semesters (modular courses available for evening studies and weekend college program). Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at 16 members of the Western New York Consortium. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, interview, SAT or ACT. Recommended: essay, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, 1 recommendation, SAT. Required for some: essay, 2.5 high school GPA for veterinary technology and elementary teacher education majors. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 8/1. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $25. Comprehensive fee: $22,460 includes full-time tuition ($15,030) and college room and board ($7430). Full-time tuition varies according to location. Room and board charges vary according to housing facility. Part-time tuition: $532 per credit hour. Part-time tuition varies according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 20 open to all. Most popular organizations: student government, radio station, ASRA (admissions club), Student Activities Board, Teach. Major annual events: Holiday Party, fall and spring picnics, Awards Banquet. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 450 college housing spaces available; 340 were occupied in 2003-04. No special consideration for freshman housing applicants. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Medaille College Library with 56,854 books, 208 microform titles, 238 serials, 2,423 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $550,000. 105 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See Canisius College.

■ MEDGAR EVERS COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK O-34

1650 Bedford St.
Brooklyn, NY 11225-2298
Tel: (718)270-4900
Admissions: (718)270-6025
Web Site: http://www.mec.cuny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 4-year, coed. Part of City University of New York System. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1969. Setting: 1-acre urban campus. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $590,866. Total enrollment: 5,212. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 15:1. 4,069 applied, 96% were admitted. 7% from top 10% of their high school class, 13% from top quarter, 42% from top half. Full-time: 3,134 students, 75% women, 25% men. Part-time: 2,078 students, 79% women, 21% men. Students come from 3 states and territories, 50 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 89% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 61% 25 or older, 13% transferred in. Retention: 61% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; psychology; biological/life sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, independent study, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at other units of the City University of New York System. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for nursing program. Options: Common Application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, GED. Required for some: SAT and SAT Subject Tests or ACT. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous. Preference given to city residents.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $60. State resident tuition: $4000 full-time, $170 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $8640 full-time, $360 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $230 full-time, $78.35 per term part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 30 open to all. Most popular organizations: Caribbean American Student Association, African Heritage, Phi Beta Sigma, Black Social Workers, Latino Club. Major annual events: Presidential Lecture Series, Black Solidarity Day, Club Fair. Student services: legal services, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour patrols. College housing not available. Charles Innis Memorial Library with 111,000 books, 23,379 microform titles, 24,410 serials, 20,000 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $16,000. 1,570 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ MEMORIAL HOSPITAL SCHOOL OF NURSING L-25

600 Northern Blvd.
Albany, NY 12204
Tel: (518)471-3260
Fax: (518)447-3559
Web Site: http://www.nehealth.com/html/NEH_Schools.asp?L1=6&L2=31

Description:

Independent, 2-year, coed. Calendar: semesters.

■ MERCY COLLEGE K-35

555 Broadway
Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522-1189
Tel: (914)693-4500
Free: 800-MERCY-NY
Admissions: 800-MERCY-GO
Fax: (914)674-7382
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.mercy.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1951. Setting: 60-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $24 million. Total enrollment: 9,539. Faculty: 830 (175 full-time, 655 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 2,110 applied, 42% were admitted. Full-time: 3,694 students, 70% women, 30% men. Part-time: 1,942 students, 73% women, 27% men. Students come from 6 states and territories, 49 other countries, 4% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 34% Hispanic, 31% black, 3% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 58% 25 or older, 21% transferred in. Retention: 61% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: social sciences; business/marketing; health professions and related sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Westchester Conservatory of Music, New York Medical College. Study abroad program. ROTC: Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: Peterson's Universal Application, electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, 1 recommendation. Recommended: interview, SAT. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $37. Comprehensive fee: $21,248 includes full-time tuition ($12,370), mandatory fees ($200), and college room and board ($8678). Part-time tuition: $520 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $100 per term.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run newspaper, radio station. Most popular organizations: Latin American Student Association, African Descendants of One Mind, Veterinarian Technology Club, The Reporters Impact, Resident Student Association. Major annual events: Campus Conversations with the President, Korean Food Festival, Hispanic Food Festival. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour patrols. Option: coed housing available. Mercy College Library with 322,610 books, 1,765 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 138 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Population 10,353. Primarily a residential community, Dobbs Ferry is located on the banks of the Hudson River and is 15 miles from New York City.

■ MESIVTA OF EASTERN PARKWAY RABBINICAL SEMINARY O-34

510 Dahill Rd.
Brooklyn, NY 11218-5559
Tel: (718)438-1002

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1947. Setting: 1-acre campus. Total enrollment: 81. 25% from top 10% of their high school class, 100% from top half. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, honors program, graduate courses open to undergrads.

Entrance Requirements:

Required: high school transcript, 1 recommendation, interview, Orthodox Jewish commitment. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Collegiate Environment:

7,500 books and 15 serials.

■ MESIVTA TIFERETH JERUSALEM OF AMERICA N-34

145 East Broadway
New York, NY 10002-6301
Tel: (212)964-2830

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1907. Calendar: semesters.

■ MESIVTA TORAH VODAATH RABBINICAL SEMINARY O-34

425 East Ninth St.
Brooklyn, NY 11218-5299
Tel: (718)941-8000
Fax: (718)941-8032

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1918. Core. Calendar: semesters. Summer session for credit, part-time degree program. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, 2 recommendations. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous. Preference given to Orthodox Jews.

Collegiate Environment:

Student services: personal-psychological counseling. 40,000 books and 12 serials.

■ METROPOLITAN COLLEGE OF NEW YORK N-34

75 Varick St.
New York, NY 10013-1919
Tel: (212)343-1234
Fax: (212)343-8470
Web Site: http://www.metropolitan.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1964. Setting: urban campus. Endowment: $4.5 million. Total enrollment: 1,555. Faculty: 297 (38 full-time, 259 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 16:1. 208 applied, 98% were admitted. Students come from 5 states and territories, 2% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 22% Hispanic, 66% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.3% international, 65% 25 or older. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; liberal arts/general studies. Core. Calendar: 3 15-week semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, accelerated degree program, summer session for credit, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 2 recommendations, interview. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, SAT, SAT or ACT. Required for some: college entrance exam, TABE. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 8/15. Notification: continuous until 8/31.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. Tuition: $14,240 full-time, $505 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $300 full-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to degree level and program. Part-time tuition varies according to degree level and program. Tuition guaranteed not to increase for student's term of enrollment.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 10 open to all. Most popular organizations: student government, student newsletter, honor societies, Networking Club, yearbook committee. Major annual events: Graduation Ceremony, New Student Orientation. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour patrols. College housing not available. Main Library with 26,800 books, 60 microform titles, 3,414 serials, 45 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $789,823. 130 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ MILDRED ELLEY B-11

800 New Louden Rd.
Latham, NY 12110
Tel: (518)786-0855
Free: 800-622-6327
Admissions: (518)786-3171
Web Site: http://www.mildred-elley.edu/

Description:

Private, 2-year. Awards certificates, diplomas, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Setting: suburban campus with easy access to Albany. Total enrollment: 394. 121 applied, 98% were admitted. Full-time: 394 students, 82% women, 18% men. Students come from 3 states and territories, 3% from out-of-state, 6% Hispanic, 21% black, 64% 25 or older, 2% transferred in.

Entrance Requirements:

Required: CPAt.

Collegiate Environment:

Student services: legal services. College housing not available.

■ MIRRER YESHIVA O-34

1795 Ocean Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11223-2010
Tel: (718)645-0536

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1926. Total enrollment: 236. Calendar: semesters.

■ MOHAWK VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE J-19

1101 Sherman Dr.
Utica, NY 13501-5394
Tel: (315)792-5400
Admissions: (315)792-5354
Fax: (315)792-5527
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.mvcc.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1946. Setting: 80-acre suburban campus. Endowment: $3.1 million. Total enrollment: 5,984. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 24:1. 3,440 applied, 90% were admitted. 3% from top 10% of their high school class, 8% from top quarter, 35% from top half. Full-time: 3,779 students, 51% women, 49% men. Part-time: 2,205 students, 58% women, 42% men. Students come from 18 states and territories, 11 other countries, 2% from out-of-state, 0.5% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 6% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.4% international, 26% 25 or older, 6% live on campus, 5% transferred in. Retention: 58% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at Mohawk Valley College Consortium. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $2950 full-time, $115 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5900 full-time, $230 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $344 full-time, $1 per credit hour part-time, $35 per term part-time. College room and board: $6260. College room only: $3530.

Collegiate Environment:

Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 48 open to all. Most popular organizations: Drama Club, Student Congress, Returning Adult Student Association, Black Student Union, Program Board. Major annual events: Open House, Student Orientation. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 349 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Option: coed housing available. Mohawk Valley Community College Library plus 2 others with 91,000 books, 925 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $921,708. 380 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ MOLLOY COLLEGE H-42

1000 Hempstead Ave.
Rockville Centre, NY 11571-5002
Tel: (516)678-5000; 888-4MOLLOY
Web Site: http://www.molloy.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1955. Setting: 30-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 3,585. Faculty: 475 (147 full-time, 328 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 10:1. 1,093 applied, 65% were admitted. 12% from top 10% of their high school class, 44% from top quarter, 86% from top half. Full-time: 1,875 students, 75% women, 25% men. Part-time: 857 students, 84% women, 16% men. Students come from 4 states and territories, 9 other countries, 0% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 8% Hispanic, 20% black, 6% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.1% international, 34% 25 or older, 16% transferred in. Retention: 76% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: 4-1-4. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Naval (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview. Required for some: 1 recommendation. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 11/1 for early decision. Notification: continuous, 12/1 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. Tuition: $15,760 full-time, $525 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $700 full-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 23 open to all. Most popular organizations: Nursing Student Association, African-American Caribbean Organization, Gaelic Society, Education Club, International Society. Major annual events: International Day, End of the Year Picnic, Career Day. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. James Edward Tobin Library with 135,000 books, 13,850 microform titles, 9,675 audiovisual materials, and an OPAC. 246 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Rockville Centre, population 35,000, is a suburb of New York City on Long Island. Good transportation facilities make all the cultural, recreational, civic services, and employment opportunities of New York easily accessible. Within the immediate area there are a public library, churches of major denominations, and a hospital. Some part-time work is available in the local area.

■ MONROE COLLEGE (BRONX) M-35

Monroe College Way
Bronx, NY 10468-5407
Tel: (718)933-6700
Free: 800-55MONROE
Web Site: http://www.monroecollege.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, comprehensive, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1933. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 4,285. Faculty: 237 (57 full-time, 180 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 21:1. 1,508 applied, 61% were admitted. Full-time: 3,637 students, 73% women, 27% men. Part-time: 648 students, 72% women, 28% men. Students come from 7 states and territories, 8 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 53% Hispanic, 41% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 46% 25 or older, 1% live on campus, 7% transferred in. Retention: 71% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; computer and information sciences; security and protective services. Core. Calendar: trimesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 8/26. Notification: continuous until 9/3.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $16,660 includes full-time tuition ($9160), mandatory fees ($600), and college room and board ($6900). Part-time tuition: $382 per credit hour. Part-time mandatory fees: $150 per term.

Collegiate Environment:

Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 5 open to all. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: late night transport-escort service. 525 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. Option: coed housing available. Main library plus 1 other with 28,000 books, 301 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 541 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ MONROE COLLEGE (NEW ROCHELLE) L-36

434 Main St.
New Rochelle, NY 10801-6410
Tel: (914)632-5400
Free: 800-55MONROE
Admissions: (914)654-3200
Fax: (914)632-5462
Web Site: http://www.monroecollege.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 4-year, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1983. Setting: suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 1,781. Faculty: 72 (17 full-time, 55 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 20:1. 896 applied, 60% were admitted. Full-time: 1,574 students, 67% women, 33% men. Part-time: 207 students, 67% women, 33% men. Students come from 9 states and territories, 10 other countries, 2% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 17% Hispanic, 59% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 15% international, 31% 25 or older, 20% live on campus, 8% transferred in. Retention: 74% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; computer and information sciences; health professions and related sciences; security and protective services. Core. Calendar: trimesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 8/26. Notification: 9/3.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $16,660 includes full-time tuition ($9160), mandatory fees ($600), and college room and board ($6900). Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Part-time tuition: $382 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $150 per term.

Collegiate Environment:

Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 5 open to all. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: late night transport-escort service. 525 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. Option: coed housing available. Main library plus 1 other with 8,400 books and 211 serials. 214 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ MONROE COMMUNITY COLLEGE J-11

1000 East Henrietta Rd.
Rochester, NY 14623-5780
Tel: (585)292-2000
Fax: (585)427-2749
Web Site: http://www.monroecc.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1961. Setting: 314-acre suburban campus with easy access to Buffalo. Endowment: $3.6 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $3071 per student. Total enrollment: 16,596. Full-time: 9,398 students, 52% women, 48% men. Part-time: 7,198 students, 58% women, 42% men. Students come from 45 other countries, 1% Native American, 5% Hispanic, 17% black, 3% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 35% 25 or older, 6% transferred in. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, honors program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at the Rochester Area Colleges. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for allied health, business, computer science, engineering science programs. Options: Peterson's Universal Application, electronic application, early admission. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous. Preference given to county residents.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 52 open to all. Most popular organizations: student newspaper, Phi Theta Kappa, student government. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, late night transport-escort service. LeRoy V. Good Library plus 1 other with 110,748 books, 12,975 microform titles, 745 serials, 4,100 audiovisual materials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.4 million. 150 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ MOUNT SAINT MARY COLLEGE Q-24

330 Powell Ave.
Newburgh, NY 12550-3494
Tel: (845)561-0800; 888-937-6762
Admissions: (845)569-3248
Fax: (845)562-6762
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.msmc.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1960. Setting: 72-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $4.1 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4452 per student. Total enrollment: 2,574. Faculty: 221 (71 full-time, 150 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 1,625 applied, 79% were admitted. 8% from top 10% of their high school class, 27% from top quarter, 66% from top half. Full-time: 1,615 students, 74% women, 26% men. Part-time: 424 students, 70% women, 30% men. Students come from 15 states and territories, 1 other country, 12% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 9% Hispanic, 11% black, 3% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 26% 25 or older, 41% live on campus, 10% transferred in. Retention: 70% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; English; history. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Associated Colleges of the Mid-Hudson Area. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Recommended: essay, minimum 3.0 high school GPA, 3 recommendations, interview. Required for some: essay, 3 recommendations, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $25,250 includes full-time tuition ($16,410), mandatory fees ($520), and college room and board ($8320). College room only: $4680. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to degree level. Room and board charges vary according to board plan, housing facility, and student level. Part-time tuition: $547 per credit hour. Part-time mandatory fees: $35 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to degree level.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 31 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Government Association, Different Stages, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Black and Latin Student Unions, Habitat for Humanity. Major annual events: Siblings' Week, Parents' Weekend, Spring Weekend. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, monitored surveillance cameras in all residence halls. 901 college housing spaces available; 841 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. Options: men-only, women-only housing available. Curtin Memorial Library plus 1 other with 113,676 books, 714,375 microform titles, 870 serials, 21,297 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $732,994. 336 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Mount Saint Mary College is located in the historic Hudson Valley Region, at the foothills of the Catskill Mountains, 60 miles north of New York City. Cultural, historical, and outdoor activities abound.

■ NASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE G-43

1 Education Dr.
Garden City, NY 11530-6793
Tel: (516)572-7500
Admissions: (516)572-7345
Web Site: http://www.ncc.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1959. Setting: 225-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4990 per student. Total enrollment: 20,979. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 18:1. 7,821 applied, 92% were admitted. Full-time: 13,528 students, 49% women, 51% men. Part-time: 7,451 students, 62% women, 38% men. 0.3% Native American, 13% Hispanic, 19% black, 7% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 5% international, 20% 25 or older, 9% transferred in. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at members of the Long Island Regional Advisory Council for Higher Education. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Option: deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Recommended: minimum 2.0 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Required for some: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, interview. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: 8/1. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. State resident tuition: $3310 full-time, $138 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $6620 full-time, $276 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $242 full-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 60 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Organization of Latinos, Student Government Association, Programming Board, Caribbean Student Organization, NYPIRG. Major annual events: Spring Festival, Multicultural Fair, Folk Festival. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. A. Holly Patterson Library with 171,938 books, 14,935 microform titles, 753 serials, 55,514 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 700 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ NAZARETH COLLEGE OF ROCHESTER J-11

4245 East Ave.
Rochester, NY 14618-3790
Tel: (585)389-2525
Admissions: (585)389-2860
Fax: (585)389-2826
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.naz.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1924. Setting: 150-acre suburban campus. Endowment: $51 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $8536 per student. Total enrollment: 3,120. Faculty: 301 (135 full-time, 166 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 13:1. 1,972 applied, 79% were admitted. 29% from top 10% of their high school class, 66% from top quarter, 92% from top half. 5 valedictorians. Full-time: 1,864 students, 76% women, 24% men. Part-time: 193 students, 76% women, 24% men. Students come from 23 states and territories, 58% from out-of-state, 0.5% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 5% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.5% international, 13% 25 or older, 57% live on campus, 8% transferred in. Retention: 84% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: health professions and related sciences; psychology; business/marketing; English. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at 14 members of the Rochester Area Colleges. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, early action, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 1 recommendation, SAT or ACT. Recommended: 2 recommendations, interview. Required for some: audition/portfolio review. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 2/15, 11/15 for early decision, 12/15 for early action. Notification: continuous, 12/15 for early decision, 1/15 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $28,234 includes full-time tuition ($19,214), mandatory fees ($660), and college room and board ($8360). College room only: $4680. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $460 per credit hour.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 33 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Activities Council, French Club, Theater Club, Campus Ministry Council, Coffeehouse, Arts, Lecture, Entertainment Board (CALEB). Major annual events: Spring Fest, Siblings' Weekend, Parents' Weekend. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, alarm system, security beeper, lighted pathways. 1,173 college housing spaces available; 1,106 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Options: coed, women-only housing available. Lorette Wilmot Library with 162,593 books, 438,204 microform titles, 1,888 serials, 12,236 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.1 million. 150 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See University of Rochester.

■ THE NEW SCHOOL FOR GENERAL STUDIES N-34

66 West 12th St.
New York, NY 10011-8603
Tel: (212)229-5600
Free: 800-862-5039
Admissions: (212)229-5630
Fax: (212)645-0661
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.nsu.newschool.edu/

Description:

Independent, upper-level, coed. Part of New School University. Awards bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. Founded 1919. Setting: urban campus. Endowment: $150.9 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $6.4 million. Total enrollment: 1,650. Faculty: 506 (36 full-time, 470 part-time). 297 applied, 85% were admitted. Students come from 28 states and territories, 25 other countries, 33% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 6% Hispanic, 12% black, 3% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 4% international, 72% 25 or older. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: liberal arts/general studies. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, independent study, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $30,128 includes full-time tuition ($17,808), mandatory fees ($570), and college room and board ($11,750). College room only: $8750. Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Part-time tuition: $742 per credit.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Most popular organizations: university committees, B.A. program committees, student advisory committees, publications. Major annual events: Block Party, University Convocation, New Student Orientation. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, controlled dormitory access, trained security personnel in central buildings. 948 college housing spaces available. Option: coed housing available. Raymond Fogelman Library plus 2 others with 368,890 books, 20,972 microform titles, 1,155 serials, and 433,123 audiovisual materials. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.8 million. 705 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ THE NEW SCHOOL FOR JAZZ AND CONTEMPORARY MUSIC N-34

55 West 13th St., 5th Floor
New York, NY 10011
Tel: (212)229-5896
Web Site: http://www.jazz.newschool.edu

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Total enrollment: 287. Calendar: semesters.

Costs Per Year:

Comprehensive fee: $38,600 includes full-time tuition ($27,600) and college room and board ($11,000). Part-time tuition: $900 per credit.

■ NEW YORK CAREER INSTITUTE N-34

11 Park Place-4th Floor
New York, NY 10007
Tel: (212)962-0002
Fax: (212)385-7574
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.nyci.com/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Awards terminal associate degrees. Founded 1942. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 716. 716 applied, 100% were admitted. 0.3% Native American, 19% Hispanic, 33% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international. Core. Calendar: trimesters (semesters for evening division). Summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Required: high school transcript, interview. Required for some: recommendations. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadlines: 9/6, 9/6 for nonresidents. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $25. Tuition: $9600 full-time, $300 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $35 full-time, $35 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to class time, course load, and degree level. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to class time, course load, and degree level.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run newspaper. College housing not available. 5,010 books and 23 serials. 50 computers available on campus for general student use.

■ NEW YORK CITY COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK O-34

300 Jay St.
Brooklyn, NY 11201-2983
Tel: (718)260-5000
Admissions: (718)260-5500
Fax: (718)260-5198
Web Site: http://www.citytech.cuny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, primarily 2-year, coed. Part of City University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, terminal associate, and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1946. Setting: urban campus. Endowment: $11.6 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $11,000. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $3995 per student. Total enrollment: 11,380. 5,833 applied, 84% were admitted. 3% from top 10% of their high school class, 12% from top quarter, 49% from top half. Full-time: 7,053 students, 47% women, 53% men. Part-time: 4,327 students, 53% women, 47% men. Students come from 6 states and territories, 108 other countries, 0.2% Native American, 26% Hispanic, 44% black, 13% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 38% 25 or older, 4% transferred in. Retention: 78% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships. Off campus study. Study abroad program. ROTC: Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for upper-level bachelor's degree programs. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 46 open to all. Most popular organizations: IBO, NUTREX, Human Services, Seekers Christian Fellowship Gospel Choir. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols. College housing not available. Ursula C. Schwerin Library with 177,569 books, 630 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.5 million. 500 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ NEW YORK COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS M-39

6801 Jericho Turnpike
Syosset, NY 11791-4413
Tel: (516)364-0808
Free: 800-922-7337
Fax: (516)364-0989
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.nycollege.edu/

Description:

Independent, primarily 2-year, coed. Awards terminal associate, incidental bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1981. Setting: suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 879. Full-time: 332 students, 77% women, 23% men. Part-time: 469 students, 75% women, 25% men. 0.3% Native American, 12% Hispanic, 11% black, 8% Asian American or Pacific Islander. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: health professions and related sciences. Core. Calendar: trimesters. Academic remediation for entering students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $85. Tuition: $9900 full-time, $275 per credit part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student services: health clinic. Campus security: 24-hour patrols, security guard evening and weekend hours. College housing not available. James and Lenore Jacobson Library at the New Center with 4,600 books, 100 serials, and an OPAC. 3 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ NEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY E-43

PO Box 8000
Old Westbury, NY 11568-8000
Tel: (516)686-7516
Free: 800-345-NYIT
Admissions: (516)686-7871
Fax: (516)686-7613
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.nyit.edu/

Description:

Independent, university, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1955. Setting: 1,050-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $37.3 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $5.9 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $6102 per student. Total enrollment: 11,141. Faculty: 675 (217 full-time, 458 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 16:1. 3,941 applied, 67% were admitted. Full-time: 4,163 students, 39% women, 61% men. Part-time: 2,323 students, 53% women, 47% men. Students come from 48 states and territories, 82 other countries, 19% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 10% Hispanic, 12% black, 9% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 5% international, 26% 25 or older, 9% live on campus, 9% transferred in. Retention: 71% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; architecture; computer and information sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at New York State Teachers' Centers. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army, Air Force.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Required for some: minimum X high school GPA, recommendations, interview, proof of volunteer or work experience required for physical therapy, physician assistant and occupational therapy programs; portfolio for fine arts programs. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $30,040 includes full-time tuition ($18,696), mandatory fees ($540), and college room and board ($10,804). College room only: $5600. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan, housing facility, and location. Part-time tuition: $630 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $230 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 100 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 2% of eligible men and 1% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Physical Therapy Society, Occupational Therapy Association, ASHRAM, Bio-Medical Society, National Society of Black Engineers. Major annual events: Career Expo, Oktoberfest, Mayfest. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 1,000 college housing spaces available; 590 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Option: coed housing available. George and Gertrude Wisser Memorial Library plus 4 others with 208,620 books, 893,244 microform titles, 14,857 serials, 49,239 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.6 million. 815 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ NEW YORK SCHOOL OF INTERIOR DESIGN N-34

170 East 70th St.
New York, NY 10021-5110
Tel: (212)472-1500
Free: 800-336-9743
Fax: (212)472-1867
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.nysid.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1916. Setting: 1-acre urban campus. Endowment: $2.1 million. Total enrollment: 739. Faculty: 79 (2 full-time, 77 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 10:1. 119 applied, 37% were admitted. Full-time: 168 students, 92% women, 8% men. Part-time: 556 students, 92% women, 8% men. Students come from 17 states and territories, 25 other countries, 33% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 6% Hispanic, 3% black, 7% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 7% international, 73% 25 or older, 11% transferred in. Retention: 50% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, independent study, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.8 high school GPA, 2 recommendations, portfolio, SAT or ACT. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 3/1. Notification: 4/1.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Tuition: $18,600 full-time, $620 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $220 full-time, $110 per term part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Social organizations: 1 open to all. Most popular organization: American Society of Interior Designers. Major annual events: lecture series, ASID student auction, gallery exhibition openings. Campus security: security during school hours. College housing not available. NYSID Library with 12,000 books, 110 serials, 100 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $217,916. 135 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ NEW YORK UNIVERSITY N-34

70 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012-1019
Tel: (212)998-1212
Admissions: (212)998-4500
Fax: (212)995-4902
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.nyu.edu/

Description:

Independent, university, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees and post-master's and first professional certificates. Founded 1831. Setting: urban campus. Endowment: $1.5 billion. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $219.8 million. Total enrollment: 40,004. Faculty: 4,073 (1,952 full-time, 2,121 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 11:1. 34,509 applied, 37% were admitted. 68% from top 10% of their high school class, 95% from top quarter, 100% from top half. Full-time: 18,981 students, 61% women, 39% men. Part-time: 1,585 students, 62% women, 38% men. Students come from 52 states and territories, 91 other countries, 57% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 8% Hispanic, 5% black, 17% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 4% international, 10% 25 or older, 54% live on campus, 3% transferred in. Retention: 93% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; visual and performing arts; social sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Spelman College, Morehouse College, Bennett College, Tougaloo College; American University. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 3.0 high school GPA, 2 recommendations, SAT or ACT. Recommended: SAT Subject Tests. Required for some: interview, audition, portfolio, SAT Subject Tests. Entrance: most difficult. Application deadlines: 1/15, 11/1 for early decision. Notification: 4/1, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $65. Comprehensive fee: $43,170 includes full-time tuition ($29,890), mandatory fees ($1800), and college room and board ($11,480). Full-time tuition and fees vary according to program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $881 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $53 per credit, $267 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to program.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 300 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local sororities; 4% of eligible men and 2% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship, Asian Cultural Union, Hillel, Latinos Unidos Con Honor y Amistad (LUCHA), South Asian Student Association (SHRUTI). Major annual events: Career Services Fair, Strawberry Festival, Community Service Week. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, 24-hour security in residence halls. 10,766 college housing spaces available; 10,695 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Option: coed housing available. Elmer H. Bobst Library plus 11 others with 5.2 million books, 6.3 million microform titles, 48,958 serials, 1.4 million audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $47.7 million. 4,500 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

New York City, the largest city in the nation, is also its business, entertainment, and artistic capital. This teeming city is considered the greatest center of higher education in the country, and claims the largest library outside the Library of Congress. Its intellectual and cultural opportunities are limitless and virtually impossible to duplicate elsewhere. Broadway, one of the great theatre districts of the world, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, more than 60 museums, and many historic sites dating from the pre-Revolutionary period are among New York's cultural attractions. More than one-sixth of the city is park land, offering facilities for many sports and activities in beautifully planned areas such as Central Park and Riverside Park. The financial district, with famous Wall Street, houses the complex mechanism of banking and security markets. A vast system of subways, roadways and buses span the areas of New York's 5 boroughs, connecting richly diverse communities and people from virtually all walks of life. Points of interest on Manhattan island include: the United Nations co

■ NIAGARA COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE J-7

3111 Saunders Settlement Rd.
Sanborn, NY 14132-9460
Tel: (716)614-6222
Admissions: (716)614-6201
Fax: (716)731-4053
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.niagaracc.suny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1962. Setting: 287-acre rural campus with easy access to Buffalo. Endowment: $2.1 million. Total enrollment: 5,572. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 2,282 applied, 100% were admitted. 6% from top 10% of their high school class, 26% from top quarter, 63% from top half. Full-time: 3,605 students, 59% women, 41% men. Part-time: 1,967 students, 62% women, 38% men. Students come from 15 states and territories, 1% from out-of-state, 2% Native American, 1% Hispanic, 6% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 31% 25 or older, 5% transferred in. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at 17 members of the Western New York Consortium. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: electronic application, early admission. Required: high school transcript. Required for some: minimum 2.0 high school GPA. Entrance: noncompetitive. Notification: continuous until 8/31.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $3096 full-time, $129 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $4644 full-time, $194 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $300 full-time, $62 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to program. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to program.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 40 open to all. Most popular organizations: student radio station, Student Nurses Association, Phi Theta Kappa, Alpha Beta Gamma, Physical Education Club. Major annual events: All College Picnics, Orientation, theatrical/musical events. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: student patrols, late night transport-escort service, emergency telephones. College housing not available. Library Learning Center with 93,055 books, 122,936 microform titles, 524 serials, 20,207 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $938,856. 414 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ NIAGARA UNIVERSITY J-6

Niagara University, NY 14109
Tel: (716)285-1212
Free: 800-462-2111
Admissions: (716)286-8700
Fax: (716)286-8355
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.niagara.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed, affiliated with Roman Catholic Church. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1856. Setting: 160-acre suburban campus with easy access to Buffalo and Toronto. Endowment: $54 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $335,387. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4859 per student. Total enrollment: 3,853. Faculty: 334 (137 full-time, 197 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 3,246 applied, 79% were admitted. 14% from top 10% of their high school class, 40% from top quarter, 73% from top half. Full-time: 2,816 students, 61% women, 39% men. Part-time: 126 students, 67% women, 33% men. Students come from 31 states and territories, 16 other countries, 7% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 1% Hispanic, 4% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 5% international, 7% 25 or older, 55% live on campus, 6% transferred in. Retention: 80% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; education; security and protective services. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, freshman honors college, honors program, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at members of the New York State Visiting Student Program, the Western New York Consortium. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, 3 recommendations, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 8/1.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $28,250 includes full-time tuition ($19,000), mandatory fees ($800), and college room and board ($8450). Part-time tuition: $635 per credit hour. Part-time mandatory fees: $20 per term.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 70 open to all; national fraternities. Most popular organizations: Niagara University Community Action Program, student government, Programming Board. Major annual events: Family Weekend, The University Ball, Spring Weekend. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, 24-hour escort service. 1,497 college housing spaces available; 1,450 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Options: coed, women-only housing available. Our Lady of Angels Library with 279,793 books, 76,987 microform titles, 8,600 serials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $977,624. 150 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ NORTH COUNTRY COMMUNITY COLLEGE D-23

23 Santanoni Ave., PO Box 89
Saranac Lake, NY 12983-0089
Tel: (518)891-2915; 888-TRY-NCCC
Fax: (518)891-2915
Web Site: http://www.nccc.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1967. Setting: 100-acre rural campus. Total enrollment: 1,605. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 1,802 applied, 94% were admitted. 6% from top 10% of their high school class, 28% from top quarter, 65% from top half. Full-time: 999 students, 61% women, 39% men. Part-time: 606 students, 69% women, 31% men. Students come from 13 states and territories, 4 other countries, 3% from out-of-state, 2% Native American, 1% Hispanic, 2% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 33% 25 or older, 7% live on campus, 8% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for radiologic technology, nursing, massage therapy programs. Options: electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Recommended: essay, interview, SAT or ACT. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous. Preference given to residents of sponsoring counties.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $3250 full-time, $160 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $8000 full-time, $375 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $730 full-time, $37.50 per credit hour part-time, $225 per term part-time. College room and board: $8150. College room only: $4750.

Collegiate Environment:

Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper. Most popular organizations: Student Government Association, Wilderness Recreation Club, Nursing Club, Radiology Club, Criminal Justice Club. Major annual events: Winter Carnival, Winter Fest, May Fest. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. 96 college housing spaces available; 91 were occupied in 2003-04. No special consideration for freshman housing applicants. Option: coed housing available. North Country Community College Library with 58,556 books, 12,475 microform titles, 177 serials, and 1,217 audiovisual materials. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $310,237. 140 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ NYACK COLLEGE J-35

One South Blvd.
Nyack, NY 10960-3698
Tel: (845)358-1710
Free: 800-33-NYACK
Fax: (845)358-3047
Web Site: http://www.nyack.edu

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed, affiliated with The Christian and Missionary Alliance. Awards associate, bachelor's, master's, and first professional degrees. Founded 1882. Setting: 102-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $4.7 million. Total enrollment: 3,000. Faculty: 288 (107 full-time, 181 part-time). 9% from top 10% of their high school class, 24% from top quarter, 55% from top half. Full-time: 1,703 students, 59% women, 41% men. Part-time: 327 students, 71% women, 29% men. Students come from 41 states and territories, 30 other countries, 32% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 20% Hispanic, 35% black, 6% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 5% international, 44% 25 or older, 33% live on campus, 18% transferred in. Retention: 64% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at Council for Christian Colleges and Universities. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, 1 recommendation. Required for some: interview, evidence of faith commitment, SAT or ACT. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $25. Comprehensive fee: $23,000 includes full-time tuition ($15,400) and college room and board ($7600). Part-time tuition: $600 per credit.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 20 open to all. Most popular organizations: gospel teams, Drama Club, Student Government Association. Major annual events: Homecoming, Sadie Hawkins Day, Spiritual Emphasis Week. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service. 748 college housing spaces available; 680 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Options: men-only, women-only housing available. The Bailey Library plus 2 others with 127,271 books, 11,997 microform titles, 958 serials, 4,739 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $711,949. 180 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Suburban village setting about 20 miles from New York City, Nyack is on the west bank of the Hudson River where it widens out to lake proportions. Early Dutch settlers called it the Tappan Zee. It has a local hospital, library, YMCA, and churches of all major denominations. The area has motels, hotels and shopping centers. Recreational facilities include bowling alleys, swimming pools, tennis, field sports, boating, lakes, ice skating, hunting, and fishing. There is ample part-time employment available for students.

■ OHR HAMEIR THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY G-35

Furnace Woods Rd.
Peekskill, NY 10566
Tel: (914)736-1500

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1962. 15 applied, 67% were admitted. Calendar: semesters.

■ OHR SOMAYACH/JOSEPH TANENBAUM EDUCATIONAL CENTER J-33

PO Box 334, 244 Route 306
Monsey, NY 10952-0334
Tel: (914)425-1370
Web Site: http://www.ohrsomayach.edu/

Description:

Independent Jewish, 5-year, men only. Awards bachelor's and first professional degrees. Founded 1979. Setting: 7-acre small town campus with easy access to New York City. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $23,000. Total enrollment: 110. 100 applied, 65% were admitted. Full-time: 98 students. Students come from 10 states and territories, 8 other countries, 39% from out-of-state, 41% international, 75% 25 or older, 5% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, honors program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: early admission. Required: recommendations, interview. Recommended: high school transcript. Required for some: essay. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Collegiate Environment:

Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, controlled dormitory access. College housing designed to accommodate 70 students; 100 undergraduates lived in college housing during 2003-04. No special consideration for freshman housing applicants. On-campus residence required through senior year. Option: men-only housing available. Finer Library with 2,300 books.

■ OLEAN BUSINESS INSTITUTE O-8

301 North Union St.
Olean, NY 14760-2691
Tel: (716)372-7978
Fax: (716)372-2120
Web Site: http://www.obi.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Awards diplomas and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1961. Setting: small town campus. Total enrollment: 138. Students come from 2 states and territories, 34% from out-of-state, 52% 25 or older. Calendar: semesters. Double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Required: high school transcript. Required for some: essay, interview. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: 8/31. Notification: continuous until 9/1.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Major annual events: Christmas Dinner/Dance, Graduation Dinner. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. 1,800 books, 25 serials, and an OPAC. 80 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ ONONDAGA COMMUNITY COLLEGE J-16

4941 Onondaga Rd.
Syracuse, NY 13215-2099
Tel: (315)498-2622
Admissions: (315)498-2201
Fax: (315)469-2107
Web Site: http://www.sunyocc.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, diplomas, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1962. Setting: 180-acre suburban campus. Total enrollment: 8,400. 3,581 applied, 76% were admitted. 10% from top 10% of their high school class, 20% from top quarter, 50% from top half. Students come from 9 states and territories, 34 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 48% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, honors program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for allied health, engineering, computer science, technology, art, music programs. Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Recommended: 1 recommendation. Required for some: minimum 2.0 high school GPA, interview. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: 9/1. Notification: continuous. Preference given to county residents, members of the Armed Forces.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 22 open to all. Most popular organizations: Jamal, Music Club, Photo Club, Outing Club, Veterans Club. Major annual events: Party on the Quad, Orientation, Holiday Celebration. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour patrols. College housing not available. Sidney B. Coulter Library with 96,611 books, 802 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $815,590. 525 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ ORANGE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE Q-22

115 South St.
Middletown, NY 10940-6437
Tel: (845)344-6222
Admissions: (845)341-4030
Fax: (845)343-1228
Web Site: http://www.orange.cc.ny.us/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1950. Setting: 37-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $7900 per student. Total enrollment: 6,441. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 16:1. 2,024 applied, 100% were admitted. Full-time: 3,344 students, 55% women, 45% men. Part-time: 3,097 students, 68% women, 32% men. Students come from 22 states and territories, 20 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 13% Hispanic, 10% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.05% international, 29% 25 or older, 2% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, accelerated degree program, honors program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for dental hygiene, engineering, occupational therapy, physical therapy, computer science programs. Options: Common Application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: 8/1. Notification: continuous. Preference given to county residents.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. State resident tuition: $3000 full-time, $125 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $6000 full-time, $250 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $350 full-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 21 open to all; local sororities. Most popular organizations: Phi Theta Kappa, Masters of the Elements, Computer Club, Agassiz Society, Apprentice Players. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Learning Resource Center with 101,342 books, 63,450 microform titles, 345 serials, 1,408 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $653,163. 200 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ PACE UNIVERSITY N-34

One Pace Plaza
New York, NY 10038
Tel: (212)346-1200
Free: 800-874-7223
Admissions: (212)346-1781
Fax: (212)346-1040
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.pace.edu/

Description:

Independent, university, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees and post-master's and first professional certificates. Founded 1906. Endowment: $95.6 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $3 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $11,357 per student. Total enrollment: 14,177. Faculty: 1,238 (478 full-time, 760 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 15:1. 9,015 applied, 73% were admitted. 19% from top 10% of their high school class, 47% from top quarter, 86% from top half. Full-time: 6,879 students, 62% women, 38% men. Part-time: 2,049 students, 55% women, 45% men. Students come from 41 states and territories, 28 other countries, 28% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 12% Hispanic, 10% black, 11% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 4% international, 20% 25 or older, 34% live on campus, 7% transferred in. Retention: 76% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; computer and information sciences; communications/journalism. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early action, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 2 recommendations, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 3/1, 11/1 for early action. Notification: continuous, 12/15 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $45. Comprehensive fee: $34,328 includes full-time tuition ($24,756), mandatory fees ($632), and college room and board ($8940). Full-time tuition and fees vary according to student level. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $710 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $240 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Tuition guaranteed not to increase for student's term of enrollment.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 105 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 5% of eligible men and 3% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: student government, Pace Press Newspaper, United Chinese Students Association, Alianza Latina, National Association of Black Accountants. Major annual events: Spirit Night, Chill Out Day, Spring Festival. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 2,672 college housing spaces available; 2,298 were occupied in 2003-04. No special consideration for freshman housing applicants. Option: coed housing available. Henry Birnbaum Library plus 3 others with 813,997 books, 56,536 microform titles, 1,729 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $4.3 million. 246 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

The New York City campus is just a short walk from Wall Street and the South Street Seaport. Lincoln Center, the theater district, the Metropolitan Museum, and other world-famous centers of the arts are just a few minutes away by subway or cab. The Pleasantville/Briarcliff campus is in a suburban setting in Westchester County, with access to twenty-three international corporate headquarters and excellent shopping nearby. The campus offers an environmental center, riding stables, and a variety of recreational facilities. The White Plains campus is adjacent to the train station.

■ PARSONS THE NEW SCHOOL FOR DESIGN N-34

66 Fifth Ave.
New York, NY 10011-8878
Tel: (212)229-8900; 877-528-3321
Fax: (212)229-8975
Web Site: http://www.parsons.newschool.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Part of New School University. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1896. Setting: 2-acre urban campus. System endowment: $114.9 million. System-wide research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $6.4 million. System-wide educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $8218 per student. Total enrollment: 3,502. Faculty: 951 (72 full-time, 879 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 8:1. 2,106 applied, 47% were admitted. 13% from top 10% of their high school class, 49% from top quarter, 79% from top half. Full-time: 2,861 students, 79% women, 21% men. Part-time: 211 students, 85% women, 15% men. Students come from 48 states and territories, 66 other countries, 47% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 6% Hispanic, 3% black, 17% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 33% international, 21% 25 or older, 21% live on campus, 15% transferred in. Retention: 85% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: visual and performing arts; business/marketing; physical sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, summer session for credit, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: early admission. Required: high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, portfolio, home examination, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA. Required for some: essay, interview. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadline: 3/1. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $40,930 includes full-time tuition ($28,560), mandatory fees ($620), and college room and board ($11,750). College room only: $8750. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $974 per credit.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Social organizations: 11 open to all. Most popular organizations: gallery committees, Latino/Latina Student Group, Chinese Student Association, American Institute of Architectural Students. Major annual events: senior shows, Fashion Critics Award Show. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, controlled dormitory access. 948 college housing spaces available; 518 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. Option: coed housing available. Adam and Sophie Gimbel Design Library plus 2 others with 4.1 million books, 4.7 million microform titles, 22,150 serials, 48,379 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. System-wide operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.8 million. 934 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ PAUL SMITH'S COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES D-22

PO Box 265
Paul Smiths, NY 12970-0265
Tel: (518)327-6000
Free: 800-421-2605
Admissions: (518)327-6227
Fax: (518)327-6060
Web Site: http://www.paulsmiths.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1937. Setting: 14,200-acre rural campus. Endowment: $12.6 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $7500 per student. Total enrollment: 846. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 14:1. 879 applied, 83% were admitted. 6% from top 10% of their high school class, 18% from top quarter, 48% from top half. Full-time: 821 students, 32% women, 68% men. Part-time: 25 students, 52% women, 48% men. Students come from 29 states and territories, 11 other countries, 32% from out-of-state, 0.5% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 2% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.4% international, 7% 25 or older, 95% live on campus, 9% transferred in. Retention: 62% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: natural resources/environmental science; personal and culinary services; business/marketing. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, double major, summer session for credit, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Recommended: essay, 2 recommendations. Required for some: interview. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $25,590 includes full-time tuition ($16,910), mandatory fees ($1260), and college room and board ($7420). College room only: $3710. Part-time tuition: $450 per credit hour.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Choral group, student-run radio station. Social organizations: 30 open to all. Most popular organizations: Forestry Club, Adirondack Experience Club, student radio station, Emergency Wilderness Response Team, Junior American Culinary. Major annual events: Fall Weekend, Winter Carnival, Winter Weekend. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. 90 undergraduates lived in college housing during 2003-04. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Option: coed housing available. Frank C. Cubley Library with 56,000 books, 504 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 65 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ PHILLIPS BETH ISRAEL SCHOOL OF NURSING N-34

310 East 22nd St., 9th Floor
New York, NY 10010-5702
Tel: (212)614-6110
Admissions: (212)614-6176
Fax: (212)614-6109
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.futurenursebi.org

Description:

Independent, 2-year, coed. Awards transfer associate and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1904. Setting: urban campus. Endowment: $1.2 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $5400 per student. Total enrollment: 200. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 9:1. 57 applied, 12% were admitted. 18% from top 10% of their high school class, 50% from top quarter, 100% from top half. 1 student government officer. Students come from 8 states and territories, 5 other countries, 10% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 14% Hispanic, 15% black, 22% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 4% international, 65% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Advanced placement, part-time degree program. Off campus study at Pace University.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.5 high school GPA, 2 recommendations, interview, nursing exam. Recommended: SAT. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 4/1. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Tuition: $12,300 full-time, $300 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $2180 full-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 2 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Government Organization, National Student Nurses Association. Major annual events: Holiday Party, Senior Luncheon, Senior Gala. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices. College housing not available. Phillips Health Science Library with 600 serials and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $150,000. 15 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ PLAZA COLLEGE

7409 37th Ave.
Jackson Heights, NY 11372-6300
Tel: (718)779-1430
Fax: (718)779-1456
Web Site: http://www.plazacollege.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Awards transfer associate and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1916. Setting: urban campus with easy access to New York City. 43% 25 or older. Core. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, summer session for credit, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Recommended: SAT and SAT Subject Tests or ACT. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper. Student services: personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices. College housing not available. 90 computers available on campus for general student use.

■ POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY, BROOKLYN CAMPUS O-34

Six Metrotech Center
Brooklyn, NY 11201-2990
Tel: (718)260-3600
Free: 800-POLYTECH
Admissions: (718)260-5938
Fax: (718)260-3136
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.poly.edu/

Description:

Independent, university, coed. Awards bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. Founded 1854. Setting: 3-acre urban campus. System endowment: $127.7 million. System-wide research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $17.6 million. System-wide educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $16,593 per student. Total enrollment: 2,801. Faculty: 266 (126 full-time, 140 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 13:1. 1,240 applied, 69% were admitted. 43% from top 10% of their high school class, 68% from top quarter, 92% from top half. 25 National Merit Scholars, 2 valedictorians, 15 student government officers. Full-time: 1,451 students, 18% women, 82% men. Part-time: 68 students, 19% women, 81% men. Students come from 18 states and territories, 44 other countries, 5% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 11% Hispanic, 12% black, 32% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 8% international, 5% 25 or older, 13% live on campus, 4% transferred in. Retention: 80% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: engineering; computer and information sciences; business/marketing. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, honors program, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. ROTC: Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, 2 recommendations, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview, SAT Subject Tests. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadline: 2/1.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $60. Comprehensive fee: $37,150 includes full-time tuition ($27,640), mandatory fees ($1010), and college room and board ($8500). College room only: $6500. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Room and board charges vary according to housing facility. Part-time tuition: $880 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $320 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 58 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities, a coed fraternity; 6% of eligible men and 3% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: National Society of Black Engineers, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, Association for Computing Machinery, Alpha Phi Omega, Chinese Student Society. Major annual events: Club Day/Club Rush, Career Fair, Poly Pride Day Mini-Fair. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour patrols, controlled dormitory access. 400 college housing spaces available; 192 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. Option: coed housing available. Bern Dibner Library plus 1 other with 150,000 books, 60,106 microform titles, 1,621 serials, 337 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $903,639. 1,334 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ PRATT INSTITUTE O-34

200 Willoughby Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11205-3899
Tel: (718)636-3600
Free: 800-331-0834
Admissions: (718)636-3669
Fax: (718)636-3670
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.pratt.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, master's, and first professional degrees (Associate). Founded 1887. Setting: 25-acre urban campus. Endowment: $65,000. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $7528 per student. Total enrollment: 4,588. Faculty: 897 (121 full-time, 776 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 11:1. 3,870 applied, 50% were admitted. Full-time: 2,898 students, 60% women, 40% men. Part-time: 149 students, 49% women, 51% men. Students come from 46 states and territories, 38 other countries, 60% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 9% Hispanic, 8% black, 12% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 10% international, 12% 25 or older, 55% live on campus, 7% transferred in. Retention: 89% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: visual and performing arts; architecture; communication technologies. Core. Calendar: semesters plus optional May term and summer session. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, independent study, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at members of the New York State Visiting Student Program, the Consortium of East Coast Art Schools. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early decision, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 1 recommendation, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA. Required for some: interview, portfolio. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 2/1, 11/15 for early action. Notification: continuous until 4/11, 1/10 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $38,082 includes full-time tuition ($28,100), mandatory fees ($1130), and college room and board ($8852). College room only: $5552. Part-time tuition: $910 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $303 per term.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 50 open to all; national fraternities, local fraternities, local sororities; 5% of eligible men and 5% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: travel and recreation, student newspaper, athletic clubs, Performing Arts Committee. Major annual events: Holiday Ball, Graduate Symposium, President's Lecture Series. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. 1,500 college housing spaces available; 1,465 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Option: coed housing available. Pratt Institute Library with 172,000 books, 40,000 microform titles, 540 serials, 2,851 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.5 million. 250 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ PURCHASE COLLEGE, STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY 10577-1400
Tel: (914)251-6000
Admissions: (914)251-6300
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.purchase.edu/

Description:

State-supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1967. Setting: 500-acre small town campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $36.6 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4250 per student. Total enrollment: 3,826. Faculty: 340 (143 full-time, 197 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 11:1. 6,946 applied, 31% were admitted. 9% from top 10% of their high school class, 29% from top quarter, 71% from top half. Full-time: 3,231 students, 54% women, 46% men. Part-time: 457 students, 58% women, 42% men. Students come from 44 states and territories, 24 other countries, 18% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 10% Hispanic, 8% black, 4% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 12% 25 or older, 64% live on campus, 9% transferred in. Retention: 78% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: visual and performing arts; liberal arts/general studies; social sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, advanced placement, self-designed majors, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at Manhattanville College. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: early admission, early decision, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, minimum 3.0 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Required for some: essay, 1 recommendation, interview, audition, portfolio. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 6/1, 11/1 for early decision. Notification: 5/1, 12/5 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $1258 full-time, $.85 per credit part-time, $48.08 per term part-time. College room and board: $8466. College room only: $5378.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 40 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Union, WPUR radio station, Latinos Unidos, Gay/Lesbian/Bi-Sexual/Transgender Union, Organization of African People in America. Major annual events: Culture Shock, Fall Ball, Pancake Madness. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, 24-hour patrols by police officers. Option: coed housing available. Purchase College Library with 281,686 books, 247,057 microform titles, 1,990 serials, 15,578 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.5 million. 350 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ QUEENS COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

65-30 Kissena Blvd.
Flushing, NY 11367-1597
Tel: (718)997-5000
Admissions: (718)997-5600
Fax: (718)997-5617
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.qc.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of City University of New York System. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1937. Setting: 77-acre urban campus. Endowment: $10.6 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $7.1 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $5138 per student. Total enrollment: 17,638. Faculty: 1,271 (575 full-time, 696 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 16:1. 12,023 applied, 43% were admitted. 19% from top 10% of their high school class, 36% from top quarter, 92% from top half. Full-time: 8,816 students, 60% women, 40% men. Part-time: 4,202 students, 65% women, 35% men. Students come from 15 states and territories, 130 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 16% Hispanic, 10% black, 19% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 6% international, 33% 25 or older, 13% transferred in. Retention: 86% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: social sciences; business/marketing; psychology. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at other units of the City University of New York System. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Naval (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, minimum 3.0 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Recommended: SAT Subject Tests. Required for some: SAT Subject Tests. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadline: 1/1. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $65. State resident tuition: $4000 full-time, $170 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,800 full-time, $360 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $377 full-time, $120.10 per term part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 100 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities; 10% of eligible men and 10% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Alliance of Latin American Students, Black Student Union, Caribbean Student Association, Hillel-Jewish Student Organization, India Cultural Exchange. Major annual events: Fall Campus Fest (Carnival theme), Spring Campus Fest (multi-cultural theme), Career Week. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols. College housing not available. Benjamin S. Rosenthal Library plus 1 other with 985,550 books, 900,573 microform titles, 2,756 serials, 30,505 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $3.1 million. 1,000 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ QUEENSBOROUGH COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

222-05 56th Ave.
Bayside, NY 11364
Tel: (718)631-6262
Admissions: (718)631-6044
Fax: (718)281-5189
Web Site: http://www.qcc.cuny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of City University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1958. Setting: 34-acre urban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $1 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $3000 per student. Total enrollment: 12,798. 3,485 applied, 100% were admitted. Full-time: 6,195 students, 53% women, 47% men. Part-time: 6,603 students, 64% women, 36% men. Students come from 2 states and territories, 132 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 22% Hispanic, 27% black, 20% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 6% international, 32% 25 or older, 5% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: electronic application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. Area resident tuition: $2800 full-time. State resident tuition: $4560 full-time, $120 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $4560 full-time, $190 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $266 full-time, $70 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 42 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Orientation Leaders, Student Nurses Association, Newman Club, Accounting Club, Flip Culture Society. Major annual events: Multicultural Festival, Transfer Day, Job Fair. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. The Kurt R. Schmeller with 140,000 books and 600 serials. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.3 million. 1,001 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ RABBINICAL ACADEMY MESIVTA RABBI CHAIM BERLIN O-34

1605 Coney Island Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11230-4715
Tel: (718)377-0777

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1939. Total enrollment: 400. 40 applied, 100% were admitted. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students.

Entrance Requirements:

Entrance: moderately difficult.

Collegiate Environment:

Student services: personal-psychological counseling.

■ RABBINICAL COLLEGE BETH SHRAGA J-33

28 Saddle River Rd.
Monsey, NY 10952-3035
Tel: (914)356-1980

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1965. Setting: small town campus. Total enrollment: 30. Calendar: semesters.

■ RABBINICAL COLLEGE BOBOVER YESHIVA B'NEI ZION O-34

1577 Forty-eighth St.
Brooklyn, NY 11219
Tel: (718)438-2018

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1947. Total enrollment: 270. 36 applied, 81% were admitted. 1% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters.

Entrance Requirements:

Entrance: moderately difficult.

■ RABBINICAL COLLEGE CH'SAN SOFER O-34

1876 Fiftieth St.
Brooklyn, NY 11204
Tel: (718)236-1171

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1940. Total enrollment: 124. Calendar: semesters.

■ RABBINICAL COLLEGE OF LONG ISLAND P-37

201 Magnolia Blvd.
Long Beach, NY 11561-3305
Tel: (516)431-7414

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1965. Setting: small town campus. Total enrollment: 114. Calendar: semesters.

■ RABBINICAL COLLEGE OF OHR SHIMON YISROEL O-34

215-217 Hewes St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Tel: (718)855-4092

Description:

Independent Jewish, 4-year.

■ RABBINICAL SEMINARY ADAS YEREIM O-34

185 Wilson St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211-7206
Tel: (718)388-1751

Description:

Independent religious, 4-year, men only. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1961. Total enrollment: 105. Calendar: semesters.

Collegiate Environment:

College housing not available.

■ RABBINICAL SEMINARY OF AMERICA

76-01 147th St.
Flushing, NY 11367
Tel: (718)268-4700

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's, master's, and first professional degrees. Founded 1933. Setting: urban campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 317. Students come from 18 states and territories, 2 other countries, 2% 25 or older, 90% live on campus. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, honors program, adult/continuing education programs. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: early admission. Required: high school transcript, interview. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadline: 12/1. Notification: continuous.

Collegiate Environment:

Major annual events: Purim, Simchat Torah, Chanukah Chagigah. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Rabbinical Seminary of America Otzar HaSeforim Library plus 3 others with 30,000 books and 50 serials.

Community Environment:

See Queens College of the City University of New York.

■ RABBINICAL SEMINARY M'KOR CHAIM O-34

1571 Fifty-fifth St.
Brooklyn, NY 11219
Tel: (718)851-0183

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1965. Total enrollment: 45. Calendar: semesters.

■ RENSSELAER POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE K-25

110 8th St.
Troy, NY 12180-3590
Tel: (518)276-6000
Free: 800-448-6562
Admissions: (518)276-6216
Fax: (518)276-4072
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.rpi.edu/

Description:

Independent, university, coed. Awards bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. Founded 1824. Setting: 260-acre suburban campus with easy access to Albany. Endowment: $624.3 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $67.5 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $20,550 per student. Total enrollment: 7,241. Faculty: 481 (400 full-time, 81 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 14:1. 5,574 applied, 78% were admitted. 61% from top 10% of their high school class, 95% from top quarter, 99% from top half. 25 National Merit Scholars, 56 valedictorians. Full-time: 4,926 students, 24% women, 76% men. Part-time: 25 students, 52% women, 48% men. Students come from 51 states and territories, 37 other countries, 52% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 5% Hispanic, 4% black, 11% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 3% 25 or older, 55% live on campus, 3% transferred in. Retention: 92% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: engineering; computer and information sciences; business/marketing. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Williams College, Harvey Mudd College. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army, Naval, Air Force.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, 1 recommendation, SAT or ACT. Required for some: portfolio for Electronic Arts is required; portfolio for Architecture highly recommended., SAT and SAT Subject Tests or ACT,. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 1/1, 11/15 for early decision. Notification: 3/20, 12/31 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $70. Comprehensive fee: $41,288 includes full-time tuition ($31,000), mandatory fees ($857), and college room and board ($9431). College room only: $5290. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and location. Part-time tuition: $969 per credit hour.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 130 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 39% of eligible men and 18% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Ski Club, musical organizations, weightlifting, ballroom dance, campus radio station. Major annual events: Grand Marshal Week, Communiversity, Big Red Freakout. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, campus foot patrols at night. 2,878 college housing spaces available; 2,700 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required in freshman year. Option: coed housing available. Folsom Library plus 1 other with 309,171 books, 10,210 serials, 91,435 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $4.4 million. 5,588 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Troy, a city of 55,000, located at the head of navigation on the Hudson River, is an important industrial city and the eastern terminus of the New York State Barge Canal. The city, within 15 miles of Albany and Schenectady, is served by air, bus, and rail lines, houses of worship, 3 hospitals, and various civic, fraternal, and veteran's organizations. There are numerous opportunities for part-time student employment.

■ ROBERTS WESLEYAN COLLEGE J-11

2301 Westside Dr.
Rochester, NY 14624-1997
Tel: (585)594-6000
Free: 800-777-4RWC
Admissions: (585)594-6400
Fax: (585)594-6371
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.roberts.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed, affiliated with Free Methodist Church of North America. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1866. Setting: 75-acre suburban campus. Endowment: $11.2 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $8676 per student. Total enrollment: 1,948. Faculty: 117 (98 full-time, 19 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 13:1. 703 applied, 82% were admitted. 23% from top 10% of their high school class, 50% from top quarter, 81% from top half. 15 valedictorians. Full-time: 1,265 students, 69% women, 31% men. Part-time: 143 students, 68% women, 32% men. Students come from 24 states and territories, 19 other countries, 13% from out-of-state, 0.5% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 6% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 23% 25 or older, 69% live on campus, 7% transferred in. Retention: 81% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; education; health professions and related sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Rochester Area Colleges, Council of Christian Colleges and Universities. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 2 recommendations, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 2.5 high school GPA, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 2/1.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $27,734 includes full-time tuition ($19,264), mandatory fees ($1022), and college room and board ($7448). College room only: $5280. Part-time tuition: $422 per credit.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 25 open to all. Most popular organizations: Habitat for Humanity, Foot of the Cross, Radiant Light, Nursing Club, Drama Club. Major annual events: Spring Formal, Winter Weekend, Homecoming. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, 24-hour Resident Life staff on-call. 792 college housing spaces available; 756 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through senior year. Options: men-only, women-only housing available. Ora A. Sprague Library with 123,434 books, 171,162 microform titles, 1,057 serials, 3,895 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $774,430. 170 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

North Chili is a suburb of Rochester, New York. A municipal airport and bus service and railroad provide transportation to Rochester which has all major transportation facilities, as well as community services, public library, museums, art gallery, and hospitals. Part-time employment is available for students. Local recreational facilities include skiing, skating, tennis, swimming and golf.

■ ROCHESTER BUSINESS INSTITUTE J-11

1630 Portland Ave.
Rochester, NY 14621
Tel: (716)266-0430
Admissions: (585)266-0430
Fax: (716)266-8243
Web Site: http://www.rochester-institute.com/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Part of Corinthian Colleges, Inc. Awards certificates, diplomas, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1863. Setting: 2-acre suburban campus. Total enrollment: 1,223. Full-time: 1,032 students, 71% women, 29% men. Part-time: 191 students, 65% women, 35% men. Students come from 2 states and territories, 0.3% Native American, 10% Hispanic, 38% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 57% 25 or older. Academic remediation for entering students, advanced placement, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, interview, CPAt. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. College housing not available. Rochester Business Institute Library plus 2 others with 7,500 books, 26 serials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $25,000. 125 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ ROCHESTER INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY J-11

One Lomb Memorial Dr.
Rochester, NY 14623-5603
Tel: (585)475-2411
Admissions: (585)475-6631
Fax: (585)475-7424
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.rit.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1829. Setting: 1,300-acre suburban campus with easy access to Buffalo. Endowment: $504.1 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $25.7 million. Total enrollment: 15,200. Faculty: 1,204 (798 full-time, 406 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 14:1. 9,384 applied, 69% were admitted. 28% from top 10% of their high school class, 59% from top quarter, 90% from top half. 19 National Merit Scholars, 28 valedictorians. Full-time: 11,440 students, 30% women, 70% men. Part-time: 1,493 students, 34% women, 66% men. Students come from 50 states and territories, 90 other countries, 45% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 4% black, 6% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 11% international, 15% 25 or older, 60% live on campus, 6% transferred in. Retention: 90% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: computer and information sciences; visual and performing arts; business/marketing. Core. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at members of the Rochester Area Colleges. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army, Naval (c), Air Force.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, 1 recommendation, interview. Required for some: portfolio. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 3/15, 12/1 for early decision. Notification: continuous, 1/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $32,070 includes full-time tuition ($23,247), mandatory fees ($372), and college room and board ($8451). College room only: $4863. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load, program, and student level. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $518 per credit hour. Part-time mandatory fees: $31 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to class time, course load, program, and student level.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 170 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 5% of eligible men and 5% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: campus radio station, campus weekly magazine, student government, Off-Campus Student Association, Music Association. Major annual events: Fall Weekend/Parents' Weekend, New Student Convocation, Spring Weekend. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service. 6,600 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required in freshman year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Wallace Memorial Library with 408,000 books, 509,000 microform titles, 2,800 serials, 47,600 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $4.8 million. 2,500 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

The Greater Rochester area - the city and its immediate suburbs - has a population of about 713,000. Per capital income is among the highest for metropolitan areas in the nation. The area's many internationally known industries employ a high proportion of scientists, technologists and skilled workers. Rochester is the world center of photography, the largest producer of optical goods in the United States, and among the leaders in graphic arts and reproduction and in production of electronic equipment and precision instruments. Rochester's industries have always been closely associated with RIT's programs and progress to the mutual benefit of all.

■ ROCKLAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE I-32

145 College Rd.
Suffern, NY 10901-3699
Tel: (914)574-4000
Free: 800-722-7666
Fax: (914)574-4433
Web Site: http://www.sunyrockland.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1959. Setting: 150-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.3 million. Total enrollment: 6,549. 1,904 applied, 100% were admitted. Full-time: 3,697 students, 49% women, 51% men. Part-time: 2,852 students, 64% women, 36% men. Students come from 4 states and territories, 25 other countries, 4% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 10% Hispanic, 18% black, 6% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 5% international, 39% 25 or older, 8% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Study abroad program. ROTC: Naval, Air Force.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Placement: SAT or ACT recommended. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 35 open to all. Most popular organizations: Hospitality Club, Student Senate, Student Ambassadors, Student Nurses Association, Latino Club. Major annual events: Club Fest, intercultural programs, Spring Fest. Student services: legal services, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Rockland Community College Library with 122,194 books, 541 serials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1 million. 177 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ RUSSELL SAGE COLLEGE K-25

45 Ferry St.
Troy, NY 12180-4115
Tel: (518)244-2000; 888-VERY SAGE
Admissions: (518)244-2018
Fax: (518)244-6880
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.sage.edu/rsc/index.php

Description:

Independent, 4-year, women only. Part of The Sage Colleges. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1916. Setting: 8-acre urban campus. System endowment: $26.4 million. System-wide research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.6 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $6452 per student. Total enrollment: 838. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 12:1. 394 applied, 81% were admitted. 30% from top 10% of their high school class, 67% from top quarter, 95% from top half. Full-time: 759 students. Part-time: 79 students. Students come from 15 states and territories, 3 other countries, 9% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 4% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.3% international, 18% 25 or older, 47% live on campus, 13% transferred in. Retention: 79% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: health professions and related sciences; psychology; biological/life sciences; English. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at Hudson-Mohawk Association of Colleges and Universities. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, 2 recommendations, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 12/1 for early decision. Notification: continuous, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $31,060 includes full-time tuition ($22,650), mandatory fees ($870), and college room and board ($7540). College room only: $3650. Part-time tuition: $755 per credit hour.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 26 open to all. Most popular organizations: student government, Sage Recreation Association, Physical Therapy Club, Crew Club, Black-Latin Student Alliance. Major annual events: Gospel Extravaganza, Sage Fest, Rally Day. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 520 college housing spaces available; 375 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through senior year. Option: women-only housing available. James Wheelock Clark Library plus 1 other with 337,694 books, 3,341 microform titles, 19,416 serials, 31,928 audiovisual materials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.4 million. 145 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

The campus is located in the heart of New York State's Capital Region overlooking the Hudson River in historic Troy, New York, a regional center for music, art, and theatre with a rapidly developing artists' district. Troy is within easy driving distance of recreation opportunities in the nearby Adirondack, Berkshire, Catskill, and Green Mountains. There is also easy access to major Northeastern cities, including Boston, New York, Providence, and Montreal. Fourteen colleges and universities are within a 30-mile radius of Albany, the state capital and center of government, including two research universities that are lending strong development to the technology industry.

■ SAGE COLLEGE OF ALBANY L-25

140 New Scotland Ave.
Albany, NY 12208-3425
Tel: (518)292-1730; 888-VERY-SAGE
Fax: (518)292-1912
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.sage.edu/sca/index.php

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Part of The Sage Colleges. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1957. Setting: 15-acre urban campus. System endowment: $26.4 million. System-wide research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.6 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $6452 per student. Total enrollment: 1,031. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 12:1. 348 applied, 28% were admitted. 1% from top 10% of their high school class, 22% from top quarter, 66% from top half. Full-time: 620 students, 69% women, 31% men. Part-time: 411 students, 75% women, 25% men. Students come from 9 states and territories, 2 other countries, 3% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 9% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.2% international, 46% 25 or older, 29% live on campus, 17% transferred in. Retention: 73% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; interdisciplinary studies; visual and performing arts. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at members of the Hudson-Mohawk Association of Colleges and Universities.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, 1 recommendation, portfolio for fine arts program, SAT or ACT. Recommended: essay, interview. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous until 8/15.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $24,410 includes full-time tuition ($16,000), mandatory fees ($870), and college room and board ($7540). College room only: $3890. Part-time tuition: $535 per credit hour.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 13 open to all. Most popular organizations: student government, Phi Theta Kappa, Psychology Club, Ski Club, 'Vernacular' (art and literary publication). Major annual events: Activities Fair, Town Meeting, Earth Day. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, 24-hour security cameras. 200 college housing spaces available; 152 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. Options: coed, women-only housing available. Troy and Albany Campus Libraries with 337,694 books, 3,341 microform titles, 19,416 serials, 31,928 audiovisual materials, and an OPAC. System-wide operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.4 million. 199 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ ST. BONAVENTURE UNIVERSITY N-8

Route 417
St. Bonaventure, NY 14778-2284
Tel: (716)375-2000
Free: 800-462-5050
Admissions: (716)375-2400
Fax: (716)375-2005
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.sbu.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed, affiliated with Roman Catholic Church. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1858. Setting: 600-acre small town campus. Endowment: $32.5 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $642,674. Total enrollment: 2,614. Faculty: 207 (153 full-time, 54 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 16:1. 1,730 applied, 86% were admitted. 11% from top 10% of their high school class, 31% from top quarter, 68% from top half. 4 valedictorians. Full-time: 2,026 students, 49% women, 51% men. Part-time: 115 students, 43% women, 57% men. Students come from 36 states and territories, 24% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 3% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 2% 25 or older, 77% live on campus, 3% transferred in. Retention: 76% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; communications/journalism; social sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at American University. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, early admission, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, 1 recommendation, SAT or ACT. Recommended: essay, minimum 3.0 high school GPA, 3 recommendations, interview. Required for some: essay, SAT Subject Tests. Placement: SAT or ACT required for some. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 4/15. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. One-time mandatory fee: $325. Comprehensive fee: $30,275 includes full-time tuition ($21,650), mandatory fees ($865), and college room and board ($7760). College room only: $3960. Part-time tuition: $650 per credit hour.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 50 open to all; 50% of eligible men and 50% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: student government, Student Programming Board, campus media, Bonaventure Business Association, Student Ambassadors. Major annual events: Family Weekend, Spring Weekend, Junior Prom. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service. 1,634 undergraduates lived in college housing during 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through junior year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Friedsam Library with 287,622 books, 630 microform titles, 1,584 serials, 8,891 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1 million. 200 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Allegany (population 2,050) is a rural community located in southwest New York a short distance from Allegany State Park. The area is accessible by bus and the Southern Tier Expressway. Climate is temperate with 4 definite seasons. Allegany has 1 library, several churches of different denominations. Various civic and fraternal organizations are active here. Part-time work for students is available. Olean (population 19,169) is a manufacturing and regional commercial center where part-time employment is available for students. Transportation is provided by bus or airlines. Nearby"Enchanted Mountains" resort area provides hunting, fishing, skiing, and other sports. The city has a hospital, numerous restaurants, movie theaters, shopping areas, and most of the major service clubs found in larger cities.

■ ST. ELIZABETH COLLEGE OF NURSING J-19

2215 Genesee St.
Utica, NY 13501
Tel: (315)798-8253
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.stemc.org/

Description:

Independent, 2-year, coed. Founded 1904. Calendar: semesters.

■ ST. FRANCIS COLLEGE O-34 H

180 Remsen St.
Brooklyn Heights, NY 11201-4398
Tel: (718)522-2300
Admissions: (718)489-5200
Fax: (718)522-1274
Web Site: http://www.stfranciscollege.edu/

Description:

Independent Roman Catholic, 4-year, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1884. Setting: 1-acre urban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $70.8 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $10,000. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $3381 per student. Total enrollment: 2,336. Faculty: 214 (71 full-time, 143 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 18:1. 1,566 applied, 92% were admitted. 3 valedictorians. Full-time: 2,019 students, 52% women, 48% men. Part-time: 317 students, 69% women, 31% men. Students come from 4 states and territories, 54 other countries, 2% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 16% Hispanic, 20% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 9% international, 18% 25 or older, 10% transferred in. Retention: 76% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; liberal arts/general studies; communications/journalism; computer and information sciences; psychology. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, electronic application, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, 1 recommendation, SAT. Recommended: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $20,710 includes full-time tuition ($12,450), mandatory fees ($260), and college room and board ($8000). College room only: $6500. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course level, course load, degree level, program, and student level. Part-time tuition: $440 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $70 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course level, course load, degree level, program, and student level.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 25 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities. Most popular organizations: Latin American Society, Fine Arts Society, Power Lifting Club, Games Club, Haitian American Students Alliance. Major annual events: International Night, Franciscan Spirit Week, Community Day. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: ID checks, crime awareness workshops, pamphlets, posters, films. McGarry Library with 120,000 books, 13,350 microform titles, 571 serials, 2,150 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $758,319. 138 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ ST. JOHN FISHER COLLEGE J-11

3690 East Ave.
Rochester, NY 14618-3597
Tel: (585)385-8000
Free: 800-444-4640
Admissions: (585)385-8064
Fax: (585)385-8129
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.sjfc.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed, affiliated with Roman Catholic Church. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1948. Setting: 136-acre suburban campus. Endowment: $35.4 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $5639 per student. Total enrollment: 3,528. Faculty: 305 (152 full-time, 153 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 14:1. 2,753 applied, 65% were admitted. 15% from top 10% of their high school class, 53% from top quarter, 91% from top half. 2 valedictorians. Full-time: 2,448 students, 58% women, 42% men. Part-time: 248 students, 61% women, 39% men. Students come from 17 states and territories, 6 other countries, 2% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 3% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 12% 25 or older, 58% live on campus, 10% transferred in. Retention: 84% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: education; business/marketing; communications/journalism. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at members of the Rochester Area Colleges. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Naval (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, 1 recommendation, SAT or ACT. Recommended: essay, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 12/1 for early decision. Notification: continuous until 9/1, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $27,860 includes full-time tuition ($19,300), mandatory fees ($260), and college room and board ($8300). College room only: $5400. Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Part-time tuition: $525 per credit hour. Part-time mandatory fees: $25 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 40 open to all. Most popular organizations: student government, Student Activities Board, Commuter Council, Resident Student Association. Major annual events: Teddi Project Dance Marathon, Family Weekend, Fisherpalooza. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 1,372 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Options: coed, women-only housing available. Charles J. Lavery Library with 190,903 books, 206,358 microform titles, 8,964 serials, 29,700 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.1 million. 260 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ ST. JOHN'S UNIVERSITY N-35

8000 Utopia Parkway
Queens, NY 11439
Tel: (718)990-6161; 888-9ST JOHNS
Admissions: (718)990-2000
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.stjohns.edu/

Description:

Independent, university, coed, affiliated with Roman Catholic Church. Awards associate, bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1870. Setting: 98-acre urban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $265 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $7.7 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $6719 per student. Total enrollment: 20,346. Faculty: 1,428 (599 full-time, 829 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 18:1. 20,669 applied, 63% were admitted. 18% from top 10% of their high school class, 43% from top quarter, 75% from top half. Full-time: 11,855 students, 58% women, 42% men. Part-time: 3,237 students, 61% women, 39% men. Students come from 45 states and territories, 98 other countries, 12% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 15% Hispanic, 17% black, 16% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 5% 25 or older, 17% live on campus, 4% transferred in. Retention: 79% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; communications/journalism; education. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at American Academy McAllister Institute of Funeral Service. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview. Required for some: minimum X high school GPA, SAT. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $36,440 includes full-time tuition ($24,400), mandatory fees ($570), and college room and board ($11,470). College room only: $7200. Part-time tuition: $813 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $205 per term.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 175 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 8% of eligible men and 7% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Student Government, Incorporated, Student Programming Board, Community and University Services in Education, Haraya, American Pharmaceutical Association. Major annual events: Black Music Fest, Winter Carnival, Spring Fling. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 2,557 college housing spaces available; 2,485 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. Option: coed housing available. St. John's University Library plus 1 other with 14.5 million books, 2.8 million microform titles, 19,249 serials, 22,918 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $11 million. 1,025 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ ST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE, NEW YORK O-34

245 Clinton Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11205-3688
Tel: (718)636-6800
Admissions: (718)636-6868
Fax: (718)636-7242
Web Site: http://www.sjcny.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1916. Setting: urban campus. Endowment: $23.4 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $7839 per student. Total enrollment: 1,318. Faculty: 137 (52 full-time, 85 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 635 applied, 80% were admitted. Full-time: 708 students, 79% women, 21% men. Part-time: 414 students, 74% women, 26% men. Students come from 4 states and territories, 8 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 12% Hispanic, 37% black, 5% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 61% 25 or older, 13% transferred in. Retention: 73% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: health professions and related sciences; business/marketing; education. Core. Calendar: semesters. Advanced placement, honors program, independent study, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, minimum 3.0 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Recommended: essay, 2 recommendations. Required for some: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 8/15. Notification: continuous until 8/30.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $25. Tuition: $11,854 full-time, $382 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $382 full-time, $13 per credit part-time, $30 per term part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 24 open to all; local fraternities, local sororities; 10% of eligible men and 6% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Admissions Club, Science Club, dramatics, Shild Study Club, Dance Team. Major annual events: Annual Dinner and Awards Night, Murder Mystery Dinner, Holiday Festival. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. McEntegart Hall Library with 100,000 books, 4,198 microform titles, 432 serials, and 4,482 audiovisual materials. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.1 million. 90 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ ST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE, SUFFOLK CAMPUS O-45

155 West Roe Blvd.
Patchogue, NY 11772-2399
Tel: (631)447-3200
Admissions: (631)447-3219
Fax: (631)447-1734
Web Site: http://www.sjcny.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Administratively affiliated with St. Joseph's College, Brooklyn Campus. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1916. Setting: 28-acre small town campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 4,146. Faculty: 384 (120 full-time, 264 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 1,267 applied, 86% were admitted. 17% from top 10% of their high school class, 55% from top quarter, 85% from top half. 1 valedictorian, 22 student government officers. Full-time: 2,929 students, 74% women, 26% men. Part-time: 932 students, 79% women, 21% men. Students come from 4 states and territories, 6 other countries, 0.2% Native American, 6% Hispanic, 4% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.1% international, 35% 25 or older, 13% transferred in. Retention: 83% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: education; business/marketing; health professions and related sciences; psychology. Core. Calendar: 4-1-4. Services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at Long Island Regional Advisory Council for Higher Education. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, minimum 3.0 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Recommended: essay, interview. Required for some: 2 recommendations. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $25. Tuition: $12,424 full-time, $402 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $342 full-time, $13 per credit part-time, $207 per term part-time. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 28 open to all; local fraternities, local sororities; 2% of eligible men and 2% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Council for Exceptional Children, Child Study Club, Campus Activities Board, Society of Human Resources Management, National Student Speech Language Hearing Association. Major annual events: Homecoming/Fall Fest, Fine Arts Festival, Senior Week activities. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Callahan Library with 82,600 books, 3,755 microform titles, 323 serials, 1,331 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 223 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ SAINT JOSEPH'S HOSPITAL HEALTH CENTER SCHOOL OF NURSING J-16

206 Prospect Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13203
Tel: (315)448-5040
Fax: (315)448-5745
Web Site: http://www.sjhsyr.org/nursing/

Description:

Independent, 2-year, coed. Awards terminal associate degrees. Setting: urban campus. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $10,000 per student. Total enrollment: 293. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 9:1. 42 applied, 55% were admitted. 0% from top 10% of their high school class, 50% from top quarter, 100% from top half. Students come from 2 states and territories, 0% from out-of-state, 2% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 3% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 51% 25 or older, 25% live on campus. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 3.0 high school GPA, 4 recommendations, interview, SAT or ACT. Entrance: moderately difficult.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. Tuition: $8735 full-time. Mandatory fees: $1900 full-time. College room only: $3400.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Social organizations: 10 open to all. Most popular organizations: New York State Student Nurse's Association, Syracuse Area Black Nurses Association, Student Body Organization. Major annual events: holiday parties, WalkRun Charity Events, Commitment to Nursing Ceremony. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour patrols. Option: coed housing available. St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center School of Nursing Library with 4,500 books, 900 microform titles, 230 serials, 500 audiovisual materials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $27,000. 30 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY C-19

Canton, NY 13617-1455
Tel: (315)229-5011
Free: 800-285-1856
Admissions: (315)229-5261
Fax: (315)229-5502
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.stlawu.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1856. Setting: 1,000-acre small town campus with easy access to Ottawa. Endowment: $211.5 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $338,560. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $13,411 per student. Total enrollment: 2,264. Faculty: 190 (167 full-time, 23 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 11:1. 2,989 applied, 59% were admitted. 38% from top 10% of their high school class, 71% from top quarter, 96% from top half. 18 valedictorians. Full-time: 2,111 students, 52% women, 48% men. Part-time: 20 students, 45% women, 55% men. Students come from 41 states and territories, 21 other countries, 50% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 2% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 5% international, 4% 25 or older, 96% live on campus, 1% transferred in. Retention: 90% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: social sciences; English; psychology. Core. Calendar: semesters. Services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Clarkson University, State University of New York College of Technology at Canton, State University of New York College at Potsdam, Fisk University, American University. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 2 recommendations. Recommended: minimum 2.0 high school GPA, interview. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 2/15, 11/15 for early decision plan 1, 1/15 for early decision plan 2. Notification: 3/31, 12/15 for early decision plan 1, 2/15 for early decision plan 2.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $40,330 includes full-time tuition ($31,935), mandatory fees ($215), and college room and board ($8180). College room only: $4400. Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Part-time tuition: $3990 per course.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 100 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local sororities; 11% of eligible men and 27% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Outing Club, student newspaper, student government, Circle K, Habitat for Humanity. Major annual events: Springfest, Peak Weekend, Festival of the Arts. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. College housing designed to accommodate 1,928 students; 1,950 undergraduates lived in college housing during 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through senior year. Option: coed housing available. Owen D. Young Library plus 1 other with 555,364 books, 594,961 microform titles, 1,961 serials, 5,281 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $3.1 million. 550 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ ST. THOMAS AQUINAS COLLEGE

125 Route 340
Sparkill, NY 10976
Tel: (845)398-4000
Free: 800-999-STAC
Admissions: (845)398-4100
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.stac.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1952. Setting: 46-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $13.5 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $16,200 per student. Total enrollment: 2,194. Faculty: 139 (61 full-time, 78 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 16:1. 1,243 applied, 76% were admitted. 50% from top half of their high school class. 2 National Merit Scholars, 8 class presidents, 1 valedictorian, 68 student government officers. Full-time: 1,328 students, 56% women, 44% men. Part-time: 658 students, 54% women, 46% men. Students come from 17 states and territories, 10 other countries, 27% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 16% Hispanic, 5% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 25% 25 or older, 7% transferred in. Retention: 68% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; social sciences; security and protective services. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Barry University, Aquinas College, Dominican College of San Rafael. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early action, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Recommended: essay, 2 recommendations, interview. Required for some: 3 recommendations. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 12/1 for early decision, 12/15 for early action. Notification: continuous until 10/1, 1/15 for early decision, 1/15 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $25,450 includes full-time tuition ($16,200), mandatory fees ($400), and college room and board ($8850). College room only: $4780. Part-time tuition: $540 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $100 per term.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Major annual events: Spring Fest, Oktoberfest, Holiday Semi-Formal. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 465 undergraduates lived in college housing during 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Options: men-only, women-only housing available. Lougheed Library plus 1 other with 96,444 books, 277,820 microform titles, 1,090 serials, 3,084 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 200 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ SAINT VINCENT CATHOLIC MEDICAL CENTERS SCHOOL OF NURSING

175-05 Horace Harding Expressway
Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
Tel: (718)357-0500
Fax: (718)357-4683
Web Site: http://www.svcmcny.org/

Description:

Independent, 2-year, coed. Awards terminal associate degrees. Founded 1969. Setting: 2-acre suburban campus. Total enrollment: 93. 37 applied, 16% were admitted. 0% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 18% Hispanic, 22% black, 23% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 70% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Part-time degree program.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, nursing exam. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 4/30. Notification: continuous.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Campus security: 24-hour patrols. College housing not available. Crouse Library with 2,326 books and 42 serials. 6 computers available on campus for general student use.

■ SAMARITAN HOSPITAL SCHOOL OF NURSING K-25

2215 Burdett Ave.
Troy, NY 12180
Tel: (518)271-3285
Admissions: (518)271-3734
Fax: (518)271-3303
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.nehealth.com/

Description:

Independent, 2-year. Awards diplomas, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Total enrollment: 70. 65 applied, 38% were admitted. 60% 25 or older.

■ SARAH LAWRENCE COLLEGE L-35

1 Mead Way
Bronxville, NY 10708-5999
Tel: (914)337-0700
Free: 800-888-2858
Admissions: (914)395-2510
Fax: (914)395-2668
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.sarahlawrence.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1926. Setting: 40-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $53.1 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $267,405. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $20,119 per student. Total enrollment: 1,662. Faculty: 222 (188 full-time, 34 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 6:1. 2,634 applied, 45% were admitted. 33% from top 10% of their high school class, 72% from top quarter, 95% from top half. 3 National Merit Scholars, 3 valedictorians. Full-time: 1,266 students, 73% women, 27% men. Part-time: 73 students, 84% women, 16% men. 77% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 5% black, 4% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 5% 25 or older, 86% live on campus, 1% transferred in. Retention: 91% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: liberal arts/general studies. Core. Calendar: semesters. Services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, independent study, double major, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Reed College, Eugene Lang College, New School University. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 3 recommendations. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, interview. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 1/1, 11/15 for early decision plan 1, 1/1 for early decision plan 2. Notification: 4/1, 12/15 for early decision plan 1, 2/15 for early decision plan 2.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $60. Comprehensive fee: $45,506 includes full-time tuition ($33,270), mandatory fees ($772), and college room and board ($11,464). College room only: $7600. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Part-time tuition: $1109 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $386 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 30 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Senate, APICAD, UNIDAD, Harambe, Amnesty International. Major annual events: Students for Students Scholarship Auction, Mayfair. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 965 college housing spaces available. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required in freshman year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Esther Rauschenbush Library plus 2 others with 193,581 books, 21,172 microform titles, 1,260 serials, 8,674 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.6 million. 110 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Population 7,000, Bronxville is a residential suburb in Westchester County. Public transportation in the area and to New York City is very accessible. Grand Central Station is only a 30 minute trip on the Metro North train.

■ SCHENECTADY COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE K-24

78 Washington Ave.
Schenectady, NY 12305-2294
Tel: (518)381-1200
Admissions: (518)381-1370
Web Site: http://www.sunysccc.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1969. Setting: 50-acre urban campus. Total enrollment: 4,140. 2,190 applied, 98% were admitted. Full-time: 2,052 students, 54% women, 46% men. Part-time: 2,088 students, 61% women, 39% men. 1% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 8% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 47% 25 or older, 9% transferred in. Retention: 43% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at 14 members of the Hudson-Mohawk Association of Colleges and Universities.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: Peterson's Universal Application, electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Placement: SAT or ACT recommended. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous. Preference given to county residents.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group. Social organizations: 22 open to all; local fraternities, local sororities; 1% of eligible men and 2% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Black and Latino Student Alliance, Culinary Arts Club, Student Government Association, Spanish Club, Rhythms Literary Magazine. Major annual events: SCCC Foundation Dinner, Honors Convocation, Annual Dinner Theater. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Begley Library with 85,000 books, 75,000 microform titles, 640 serials, 2,600 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 400 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ SCHOOL OF VISUAL ARTS N-34

209 East 23rd St.
New York, NY 10010-3994
Tel: (212)592-2000
Free: 800-436-4204
Admissions: (212)592-2100
Fax: (212)592-2116
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.schoolofvisualarts.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1947. Setting: 1-acre urban campus. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $5695 per student. Total enrollment: 3,575. Faculty: 760 (120 full-time, 640 part-time). 2,130 applied, 70% were admitted. Full-time: 2,923 students, 51% women, 49% men. Part-time: 240 students, 61% women, 39% men. Students come from 45 states and territories, 42 other countries, 40% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 11% Hispanic, 4% black, 13% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 11% international, 16% 25 or older, 27% live on campus, 10% transferred in. Retention: 87% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: visual and performing arts. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, early decision, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.5 high school GPA, portfolio, SAT or ACT. Recommended: recommendations, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 12/1 for early decision. Notification: continuous, 1/1 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $32,580 includes full-time tuition ($20,080), mandatory fees ($1000), and college room and board ($11,500). College room only: $9000. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan, gender, housing facility, and location. Part-time tuition: $670 per credit.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 15 open to all; 50% of eligible men and 50% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Visual Arts Student Association, Film Club, Korean Christian Organization, Asian Association, Bible study. Major annual events: End of the Year Picnic, Great Adventure, ski trip. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour patrols. 1,000 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. Options: coed, women-only housing available. School of Visual Arts Library with 71,490 books, 1,170 microform titles, 340 serials, 158,000 audiovisual materials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $572,680. 600 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ SH'OR YOSHUV RABBINICAL COLLEGE

1 Cedarlawn Ave.
Lawrence, NY 11559-1714
Tel: (718)327-2048
Admissions: (718)327-7244
Web Site: http://www.shoryoshuv.org/

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1963. Total enrollment: 155. 12 applied, 100% were admitted. 5% from top 10% of their high school class, 90% from top half. Students come from 20 states and territories, 4 other countries, 60% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, self-designed majors, honors program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Recommended: recommendations. Required for some: essay, high school transcript, interview. Placement: SAT required for some. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: 9/20.

Collegiate Environment:

Student services: legal services, personal-psychological counseling. 20,000 books.

■ SIENA COLLEGE B-12

515 Loudon Rd.
Loudonville, NY 12211-1462
Tel: (518)783-2300; 888-AT-SIENA
Admissions: (518)783-2423
Fax: (518)783-4293
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.siena.edu/

Description:

Independent Roman Catholic, 4-year, coed. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1937. Setting: 163-acre suburban campus. Endowment: $112.5 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $7886 per student. Total enrollment: 3,336. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 14:1. 4,326 applied, 61% were admitted. 21% from top 10% of their high school class, 58% from top quarter, 92% from top half. Full-time: 3,056 students, 57% women, 43% men. Part-time: 280 students, 61% women, 39% men. Students come from 30 states and territories, 7 other countries, 13% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 2% black, 3% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 10% 25 or older, 70% live on campus, 5% transferred in. Retention: 89% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; psychology; biological/life sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at members of the Hudson-Mohawk Association of Colleges and Universities. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army, Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, early decision, early action, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 1 recommendation, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview. Required for some: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 3/1, 12/1 for early decision, 12/1 for early action. Notification: 3/15, 12/15 for early decision, 1/1 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $30,000 includes full-time tuition ($21,285), mandatory fees ($240), and college room and board ($8475). College room only: $5280. Part-time tuition: $410 per credit hour. Part-time mandatory fees: $50 per term.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 78 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Senate, Student Events Board, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Gaelic Society, Outing Club. Major annual events: Family Weekend, Women in Science Fair, Spring Weekend. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, call boxes in parking lots and on roadways. 2,329 college housing spaces available; 2,268 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. On-campus residence required through senior year. Option: coed housing available. J. Spencer and Patricia Standish Library with 326,332 books, 27,586 microform titles, 5,275 serials, 5,410 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.6 million. 1,233 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Population 11,000, Loudonville is a suburban community of Albany easily reached by bus, railroad, all major airlines, and interstate highways. The community provides a local church, hospital, and shopping facilities. Part-time employment is available for students. The Saratoga Performing Arts Center and Lake George are nearby.

■ SIMMONS INSTITUTE OF FUNERAL SERVICE J-16

1828 South Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13207
Tel: (315)475-5142
Free: 800-727-3536
Fax: (315)477-3817
Web Site: http://www.simmonsinstitute.com/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Awards transfer associate and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1900. Setting: 1-acre urban campus. Total enrollment: 60. Full-time: 37 students, 43% women, 57% men. Part-time: 23 students, 39% women, 61% men. Students come from 3 states and territories, 1 other country, 5% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 7% black, 0% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 45% 25 or older, 23% transferred in. Calendar: semesters. Advanced placement, part-time degree program.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, interview. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: 6/30. Notification: 7/30.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Most popular organization: Sigma Phi Sigma. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices. College housing not available. Simmons Library with 1,326 books and 52 serials. 18 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ SKIDMORE COLLEGE J-24

815 North Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-1632
Tel: (518)580-5000
Free: 800-867-6007
Admissions: (518)580-5570
Fax: (518)581-7462
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.skidmore.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1903. Setting: 800-acre small town campus with easy access to Albany. Endowment: $199.7 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $959,000. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $15,170 per student. Total enrollment: 2,828. Faculty: 321 (228 full-time, 93 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 9:1. 6,055 applied, 44% were admitted. 46% from top 10% of their high school class, 78% from top quarter, 96% from top half. Full-time: 2,524 students, 60% women, 40% men. Part-time: 249 students, 65% women, 35% men. Students come from 41 states and territories, 28 other countries, 70% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 3% black, 6% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 0% 25 or older, 76% live on campus, 2% transferred in. Retention: 92% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: visual and performing arts; social sciences; business/marketing. Core. Calendar: semesters plus optional 6-week internship period. Advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at members of the Hudson-Mohawk Association of Colleges and Universities. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 2 recommendations, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview, SAT Subject Tests. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 1/15, 11/15 for early decision plan 1, 1/15 for early decision plan 2. Notification: 4/1, 12/15 for early decision plan 1, 2/15 for early decision plan 2.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $60. Comprehensive fee: $41,779 includes full-time tuition ($32,340), mandatory fees ($319), and college room and board ($9120). College room only: $5100. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $1080 per credit hour. Part-time mandatory fees: $25 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 80 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Government Association, student radio station, Student Volunteer Bureau, Outing Club, Skidmore News. Major annual events: Fall Convocation, Spring Convocation, Homecoming/Oktoberfest. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, well-lit campus. 1,700 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Scribner Library plus 1 other with 352,802 books, 65,608 microform titles, 984 serials, 140,927 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.6 million. 173 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

This resort is famous for the beauty of its setting, the reputed health-giving properties of its water and the gaiety of its summer life. It is also gaining popularity as a winter sport center with downhill and cross-country skiing available nearby. The area has rail, bus, and airline service. Activities to be found within the area include Saratoga Performing Arts Center (summer home of the New York Ballet, Philadelphia Orchestra, and the Acting Company), thoroughbred racing, night harness racing, Yaddo Artist's Colony, Congress Park, Newport Jazz Festival, Petrified Sea Gardens, State Tree Nursery, Grant's Cottage on Mount McGregor, and the Saratoga Historical Museum in the Canfield Casino. Saratoga has churches representing the major denominations. Part-time employment is available.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK AT BINGHAMTON N-17

PO Box 6000
Binghamton, NY 13902-6000
Tel: (607)777-2000
Admissions: (607)777-2171
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.binghamton.edu/

Description:

State-supported, university, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1946. Setting: 887-acre suburban campus. Endowment: $52.3 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $28.2 million. Total enrollment: 14,018. Faculty: 769 (537 full-time, 232 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 21:1. 21,658 applied, 43% were admitted. 87% from top quarter of their high school class, 99% from top half. Full-time: 10,734 students, 48% women, 52% men. Part-time: 440 students, 48% women, 52% men. Students come from 39 states and territories, 67 other countries, 6% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 6% Hispanic, 5% black, 15% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 7% international, 5% 25 or older, 58% live on campus, 7% transferred in. Retention: 90% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: social sciences; business/marketing; psychology. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at National Student Exchange, New York State Visiting Student Program. Study abroad program. ROTC: Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, early admission, early action, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Required for some: 1 recommendation, portfolio, audition. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 11/15 for early action. Notification: continuous, 12/22 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $1488 full-time, $133.15 per credit hour part-time. College room and board: $8150. College room only: $4970. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 176 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 8% of eligible men and 9% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: student radio station, Student Association, student newspaper, cultural organizations, Peer Counseling/Mentoring/Volunteering Program. Major annual events: Caribbean Carnival, Spring Fling, University Fest. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, safety awareness programs, well-lit campus, self-defense education, secured campus entrance 12 a.m. to 5 a.m., emergency telephones. 6,556 college housing spaces available; 6,344 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required in freshman year. Option: coed housing available. Glenn G. Bartle Library plus 1 other with 1.9 million books, 1.9 million microform titles, 8,915 serials, 122,518 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $10.8 million. 7,200 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK AT BUFFALO K-7

Capen Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260
Tel: (716)645-2000; 888-UB-ADMIT
Admissions: (716)645-6900
Fax: (716)645-6411
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.buffalo.edu/

Description:

State-supported, university, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees and post-master's and first professional certificates. Founded 1846. Setting: 1,350-acre suburban campus. Endowment: $463.2 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $111.5 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $9754 per student. Total enrollment: 27,220. Faculty: 1,748 (1,159 full-time, 589 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 15:1. 18,391 applied, 57% were admitted. 24% from top 10% of their high school class, 59% from top quarter, 93% from top half. 15 valedictorians. Full-time: 16,911 students, 46% women, 54% men. Part-time: 1,254 students, 45% women, 55% men. Students come from 40 states and territories, 78 other countries, 3% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 7% black, 9% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 7% international, 10% 25 or older, 38% live on campus, 9% transferred in. Retention: 88% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; engineering; communications/journalism; psychology. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at all institutions in the western New York area, Association of Colleges and Universities of the State of New York. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, early decision, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Recommended: essay, interview. Required for some: portfolio, audition. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 11/1 for early decision. Notification: continuous, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $1718 full-time, $76 per credit hour part-time. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. College room and board: $7626. College room only: $4636. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, marching band, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 3% of eligible men and 4% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: PODER-Latinos Unidos, Black Student Union, Caribbean Student Association, Crew, LaCross. Major annual events: September Welcome, Fallfest/Springfest, Homecoming/Parents' Weekend. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, self-defense and awareness programs. College housing designed to accommodate 6,673 students; 6,843 undergraduates lived in college housing during 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Option: coed housing available. Lockwood Library plus 7 others with 3.4 million books, 5.4 million microform titles, 34,126 serials, 188,300 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $20.2 million. 2,391 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE AND TECHNOLOGY AT COBLESKILL L-22

Cobleskill, NY 12043
Tel: (518)255-5011
Free: 800-295-8988
Fax: (518)255-5333
Web Site: http://www.cobleskill.edu/

Description:

State-supported, 4-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1916. Setting: 750-acre rural campus. Endowment: $1.7 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $20,175. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4130 per student. Total enrollment: 2,482. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 21:1. 3,394 applied, 74% were admitted. 3% from top 10% of their high school class, 11% from top quarter, 35% from top half. Full-time: 2,372 students, 46% women, 54% men. Part-time: 110 students, 65% women, 35% men. Students come from 16 states and territories, 8 other countries, 10% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 6% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 11% 25 or older, 62% live on campus, 14% transferred in. Retention: 81% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: agriculture; computer and information sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, freshman honors college, honors program, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at other units of the State University of New York System. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Recommended: SAT or ACT. Required for some: essay, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, 3 recommendations, interview, SAT or ACT. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $7210 full-time, $300 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $995 full-time, $59.12 per credit hour part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course level and degree level. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course level and degree level. College room and board: $7270. College room only: $4300. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 35 open to all. Most popular organizations: Orange Key, American Animal Producers Club, Outing Club, Phi Theta Kappa, Little Theater. Major annual events: Parents' Weekend, Tiger Fest, Spring Festival. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, bicycle patrols. 1,893 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. On-campus residence required in freshman year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Jared van Wagenen Library with 76,919 books, 32,405 microform titles, 327 serials, 12,601 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $645,017. 200 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE AND TECHNOLOGY AT MORRISVILLE K-18

PO Box 901
Morrisville, NY 13408-0901
Tel: (315)684-6000
Admissions: (315)684-6046
Fax: (315)684-6116
Web Site: http://www.morrisville.edu/

Description:

State-supported, primarily 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, terminal associate, and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1908. Setting: 185-acre rural campus with easy access to Syracuse. Endowment: $681,026. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.3 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4555 per student. Total enrollment: 3,269. 3,028 applied, 42% were admitted. Full-time: 2,820 students, 42% women, 58% men. Part-time: 449 students, 69% women, 31% men. Students come from 14 states and territories, 11 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 12% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 22% 25 or older, 60% live on campus, 9% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at other units of the State University of New York System. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Recommended: minimum 2.0 high school GPA, recommendations, interview, SAT and SAT Subject Tests or ACT. Required for some: essay, recommendations, SAT. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 60 open to all; local fraternities, local sororities; 15% of eligible men and 15% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: African Student Union Black Alliance, Student Government Organization, Agriculture Club, Latino-American Student Association, WCVM (student radio station). Major annual events: College/Community Picnic, Parents' Weekend, Alumni Weekend. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 2,000 college housing spaces available; 1,700 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required in freshman year. Option: coed housing available. SUNY Morrisville Library plus 1 other with 99,258 books, 12,000 microform titles, 568 serials, 2,100 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $143,626. 90 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK COLLEGE AT BROCKPORT I-10

350 New Campus Dr.
Brockport, NY 14420-2997
Tel: (585)395-2211
Admissions: (585)395-2751
Fax: (585)395-5452
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.brockport.edu/

Description:

State-supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1867. Setting: 435-acre small town campus with easy access to Rochester. Endowment: $3.1 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.1 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $6658 per student. Total enrollment: 8,484. Faculty: 615 (320 full-time, 295 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 19:1. 7,816 applied, 46% were admitted. 16% from top 10% of their high school class, 56% from top quarter, 89% from top half. 6 valedictorians. Full-time: 6,178 students, 56% women, 44% men. Part-time: 787 students, 61% women, 39% men. Students come from 35 states and territories, 26 other countries, 2% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 5% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 18% 25 or older, 35% live on campus, 13% transferred in. Retention: 83% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; education; health professions and related sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Rochester Area Colleges, New York State Visiting Student Program. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army, Naval (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 2.6 high school GPA, recommendations. Required for some: essay, recommendations, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous. Preference given to exceptional talent in arts, dance, and athletics.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $181 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $429 per credit part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 60 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities; 1% of eligible men and 2% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: fine arts clubs, Organization for Students of African Descent, Communication Club, student radio station, sports clubs. Major annual events: Homecoming/Family Weekend, Scholars' Day, Green and Gold Week. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 2,450 college housing spaces available; 2,190 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required in freshman year. Option: coed housing available. Drake Memorial Library with 584,687 books, 2 million microform titles, 1,800 serials, 8,228 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.7 million. 750 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK COLLEGE AT CORTLAND L-16

PO Box 2000
Cortland, NY 13045
Tel: (607)753-2011
Admissions: (607)753-4711
Fax: (607)753-5999
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.cortland.edu/

Description:

State-supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1868. Setting: 191-acre small town campus with easy access to Syracuse. Total enrollment: 7,260. Faculty: 555 (334 full-time, 221 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 16:1. 9,751 applied, 48% were admitted. 8% from top 10% of their high school class, 38% from top quarter, 85% from top half. Full-time: 5,731 students, 57% women, 43% men. Part-time: 256 students, 53% women, 47% men. Students come from 26 states and territories, 2% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 3% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 8% 25 or older, 50% live on campus, 11% transferred in. Retention: 78% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: education; social sciences; parks and recreation. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at other units of the State University of New York System. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.3 high school GPA, 1 recommendation, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, 3 recommendations, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 11/15 for early decision. Notification: continuous, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit hour part-time. College room and board: $7850. College room only: $4460.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 100 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local sororities; 4% of eligible men and 9% of eligible women are members. Major annual events: sporting events, Scholars' Day. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. 2,953 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Option: coed housing available. Memorial Library with 82,257 books, an OPAC, and a Web page. 832 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK COLLEGE OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND FORESTRY J-16

1 Forestry Dr.
Syracuse, NY 13210-2779
Tel: (315)470-6500
Free: 800-777-7373
Admissions: (315)470-6600
Fax: (315)470-6933
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.esf.edu/

Description:

State-supported, university, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. Founded 1911. Setting: 12-acre urban campus. Endowment: $8.5 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $11.5 million. Total enrollment: 1,934. Faculty: 145 (128 full-time, 17 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 12:1. 921 applied, 66% were admitted. 14% from top 10% of their high school class, 49% from top quarter, 90% from top half. 1 class president, 2 valedictorians. Full-time: 1,348 students, 37% women, 63% men. Part-time: 44 students, 36% women, 64% men. Students come from 25 states and territories, 8 other countries, 11% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 1% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 12% 25 or older, 40% live on campus, 15% transferred in. Retention: 89% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: natural resources/environmental science; biological/life sciences; engineering. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Syracuse University. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, early action, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 3.3 high school GPA, supplemental application, SAT or ACT. Recommended: 3 recommendations, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 12/1 for early action. Notification: continuous, 1/2 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $682 full-time, $32.85 per credit hour part-time, $19.10 per year part-time. College room and board: $10,180. College room only: $5090.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, marching band, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 300 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities; 33% of eligible men and 33% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Bob Marshall/Outing Club, Forestry Club, Student Environmental Action Coalition. Major annual events: Earth Day, Family and Friends Fall Barbecue, Awards Banquet. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required in freshman year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. F. Franklin Moon Library plus 1 other with 137,367 books, 204,150 microform titles, 2,000 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $986,625. 150 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See Syracuse University.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK COLLEGE OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & FORESTRY, RANGER SCHOOL E-20

PO Box 48, 257 Ranger School Rd.
Wanakena, NY 13695
Tel: (315)848-2566
Free: 800-777-7373
Admissions: (315)470-6600
Fax: (315)470-6933
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.esf.edu/

Description:

State-supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards transfer associate and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1912. Setting: 2,800-acre rural campus. Endowment: $524,891. Total enrollment: 43. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 8:1. 72 applied, 76% were admitted. Full-time: 43 students, 12% women, 88% men. Students come from 4 states and territories, 6% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 0% Hispanic, 0% black, 0% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 20% 25 or older, 100% live on campus. Core. Calendar: semesters. Advanced placement, distance learning.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, deferred admission. Required: minimum 2.00 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Recommended: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.50 high school GPA, interview. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $527. College room and board: $8400. College room only: $2450.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Major annual events: Winter Weekend, Open House. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Option: coed housing available. Ranger School Library with 5,000 books, 60 serials, and an OPAC. 20 computers available on campus for general student use. from student residence rooms and from off campus

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK COLLEGE AT GENESEO K-10

1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454-1401
Tel: (585)245-5211; (866)245-5211
Admissions: (585)245-5571
Fax: (585)245-5005
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.geneseo.edu/

Description:

State-supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1871. Setting: 220-acre small town campus with easy access to Rochester. Endowment: $6 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $766,939. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $5202 per student. Total enrollment: 5,484. Faculty: 330 (242 full-time, 88 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 19:1. 10,448 applied, 41% were admitted. 51% from top 10% of their high school class, 89% from top quarter, 99% from top half. 32 valedictorians. Full-time: 5,174 students, 59% women, 41% men. Part-time: 132 students, 61% women, 39% men. Students come from 23 states and territories, 34 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 2% black, 5% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 4% 25 or older, 55% live on campus, 8% transferred in. Retention: 92% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: education; business/marketing; social sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Rochester Area Colleges. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Recommended: recommendations, interview. Required for some: minimum X high school GPA. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 1/15, 11/15 for early decision. Notification: continuous until 3/15, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $1170 full-time, $48.55 per credit hour part-time. College room and board: $7390.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 164 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 10% of eligible men and 12% of eligible women are members. Major annual events: homecoming, Parents' Weekend, Spring Weekend. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 3,026 college housing spaces available; 2,848 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required in freshman year. Option: coed housing available. Milne Library plus 1 other with 576,700 books, 764,317 microform titles, 1,758 serials, 15,248 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $3.6 million. 900 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK COLLEGE AT OLD WESTBURY E-43

PO Box 210
Old Westbury, NY 11568-0210
Tel: (516)876-3000
Admissions: (516)876-3073
Fax: (516)876-3307
Web Site: http://www.oldwestbury.edu/

Description:

State-supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1965. Setting: 605-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 3,398. Faculty: 253 (129 full-time, 124 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 3,267 applied, 59% were admitted. 4% from top 10% of their high school class, 30% from top quarter, 60% from top half. Full-time: 2,717 students, 61% women, 39% men. Part-time: 656 students, 60% women, 40% men. Students come from 5 states and territories, 27 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 16% Hispanic, 28% black, 7% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 34% 25 or older, 25% live on campus, 16% transferred in. Retention: 75% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; education; social sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships. Off campus study at other units of the State University of New York System, Long Island University, C.W. Post Campus, New York Institute of Technology. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Required for some: 2 recommendations, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 11/1 for early decision plan 1. Notification: continuous, 12/15 for early decision plan 1.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $722 full-time. College room and board: $8083. College room only: $5793.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 55 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 5% of eligible men and 5% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Alianza Latina, Caribbean Student Association, Asian Club, Finance/Accounting Society. Major annual events: Welcome Back Old Westbury Day, Multicultural Festival, Spring Fling. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 850 college housing spaces available; 837 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Option: coed housing available. SUNY College at Old Westbury Library plus 1 other with 196,000 books, 21,695 microform titles, 803 serials, 2,057 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 342 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK COLLEGE AT ONEONTA M-20

Ravine Parkway
Oneonta, NY 13820-4015
Tel: (607)436-3500
Free: 800-SUNY-123
Admissions: (607)436-2524
Fax: (607)436-3074
Web Site: http://www.oneonta.edu/

Description:

State-supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1889. Setting: 250-acre small town campus. Endowment: $25.1 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $4.5 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4185 per student. Total enrollment: 5,860. Faculty: 467 (252 full-time, 215 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 10,900 applied, 45% were admitted. 11% from top 10% of their high school class, 48% from top quarter, 94% from top half. 8 valedictorians. Full-time: 5,488 students, 58% women, 42% men. Part-time: 161 students, 51% women, 49% men. Students come from 18 states and territories, 17 other countries, 2% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 5% Hispanic, 3% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 6% 25 or older, 57% live on campus, 8% transferred in. Retention: 80% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: education; visual and performing arts; communications/journalism. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Hartwick College. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, early action, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, 3 recommendations. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 11/1 for early action. Notification: continuous, 11/15 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per semester hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per semester hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $1017 full-time, $34.35 per semester hour part-time. College room and board: $7538. College room only: $4378.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 70 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 2% of eligible men and 5% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Center for Social Responsibility and Community, Mask and Hammer, Terpsichorean, student government, WONY radio station. Major annual events: Homecoming and Family Weekend, Exploration Series, Spring Weekend. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 3,219 college housing spaces available; 3,212 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Option: coed housing available. Milne Library with 552,389 books, 1.2 million microform titles, 18,506 serials, 30,320 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.8 million. 700 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK COLLEGE AT POTSDAM C-20

44 Pierrepont Ave.
Potsdam, NY 13676
Tel: (315)267-2000; 877-POTSDAM
Admissions: (315)267-2180
Fax: (315)267-2163
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.potsdam.edu/

Description:

State-supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1816. Setting: 240-acre small town campus. Endowment: $13.6 million. Total enrollment: 4,329. Faculty: 366 (256 full-time, 110 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 14:1. 3,423 applied, 73% were admitted. 12% from top 10% of their high school class, 36% from top quarter, 76% from top half. 1 valedictorian. Full-time: 3,465 students, 58% women, 42% men. Part-time: 154 students, 68% women, 32% men. Students come from 23 states and territories, 25 other countries, 2% from out-of-state, 2% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 2% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 11% 25 or older, 52% live on campus, 10% transferred in. Retention: 76% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: education; social sciences; visual and performing arts. Core. Calendar: semesters. Services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Associated Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley, National Student Exchange. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, minimum 2.5 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview. Required for some: essay, recommendations, audition for music program. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $939 full-time, $43.95 per credit hour part-time. College room and board: $7670. College room only: $4420. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 100 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 7% of eligible men and 11% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Student Government Association, Crane Student Association, Student Entertainment Services (Programming Board), Caribbean-Latin American Student Society, The Racquette Student Newspaper. Major annual events: Springfest, Battle of The Bands, Holiday Candlelight Concert. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, self-defense education, pamphlets/posters/films. 2,500 college housing spaces available; 1,849 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Options: coed, women-only housing available. F. W. Crumb Memorial Library plus 1 other with 408,755 books, 770,007 microform titles, 933 serials, 15,570 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 400 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY AT ALFRED N-11

Alfred, NY 14802
Tel: (607)587-4111
Free: 800-4-ALFRED
Admissions: (607)587-4215
Fax: (607)587-4299
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.alfredstate.edu/

Description:

State-supported, primarily 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, terminal associate, and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1908. Setting: 175-acre rural campus. Endowment: $2.6 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $149,193. Total enrollment: 3,377. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 20:1. 4,463 applied, 65% were admitted. 9% from top 10% of their high school class, 35% from top quarter, 58% from top half. Students come from 29 states and territories, 8% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 3% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 23% 25 or older, 70% live on campus. Retention: 96% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: engineering technologies; computer and information sciences; architecture. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at Alfred University. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Recommended: essay, recommendations, interview, SAT or ACT. Required for some: minimum 2.0 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time. Nonresident tuition: $7210 full-time. College room and board: $6700. College room only: $3770.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 60 open to all; local fraternities, local sororities; 3% of eligible men and 2% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Outdoor Activity Club, BACCHUS, Sondai Society, Drama Club, choir. Major annual events: Freshman Carnival, Ag Day, homecoming. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, ESL. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, residence hall entrance guards. 2,506 college housing spaces available; 2,094 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Option: coed housing available. Walter C. Hinkle Memorial Library plus 1 other with 71,243 books, 76,431 microform titles, 594 serials, 8,148 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $420,400. 1,600 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY AT CANTON C-19

Cornell Dr.
Canton, NY 13617
Tel: (315)386-7011
Free: 800-388-7123
Admissions: (315)386-7123
Fax: (315)386-7930
Web Site: http://www.canton.edu/

Description:

State-supported, primarily 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, terminal associate, and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1906. Setting: 555-acre small town campus. Endowment: $5.6 million. Total enrollment: 2,518. 2,984 applied, 83% were admitted. Full-time: 2,055 students, 49% women, 51% men. Part-time: 463 students, 69% women, 31% men. Students come from 15 states and territories, 5 other countries, 3% from out-of-state, 2% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 8% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 21% 25 or older, 48% live on campus, 8% transferred in. Retention: 82% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, independent study, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at the Associated Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Recommended: minimum 2.0 high school GPA. Required for some: interview. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. One-time mandatory fee: $20. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $1065 full-time, $39.30 per credit hour part-time, $5. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to degree level, location, and program. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to degree level, location, and program. College room and board: $7350. College room only: $4220. Room and board charges vary according to housing facility.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 53 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 2% of eligible men and 1% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Karate Club, Automotive Club, Outing Club, WATC Radio, Afro-Latin Society. Major annual events: Family Weekend, Mardi Gras, Ghoul's Gala. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 900 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. No special consideration for freshman housing applicants. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Southworth Library with 64,912 books, 5,922 microform titles, 303 serials, 1,569 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 300 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY AT DELHI N-21

Main St.
Delhi, NY 13753
Tel: (607)746-4000
Free: 800-96-DELHI
Fax: (607)746-4104
Web Site: http://www.delhi.edu/

Description:

State-supported, primarily 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, terminal associate, and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1913. Setting: 405-acre rural campus. Endowment: $1.2 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4078 per student. Total enrollment: 2,557. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 3,650 applied, 61% were admitted. Students come from 7 states and territories, 3 other countries, 2% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 6% Hispanic, 12% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 19% 25 or older, 61% live on campus. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Required for some: minimum 2.0 high school GPA. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $7210 full-time, $300 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $1248 full-time, $42 per credit hour part-time, $5 per term part-time. College room and board: $7880.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 40 open to all; national fraternities, local fraternities, local sororities; 10% of eligible men and 8% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Latin American Student Organization, Hotel Sales Management Association, student radio station, Phi Theta Kappa, Student Programming Board. Major annual events: Fall Weekend, Winter Weekend, Spring Weekend. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Option: coed housing available. Louis and Mildred Resnick Library with 47,909 books, 384 serials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $97,865. 350 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER O-34

450 Clarkson Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11203-2098
Tel: (718)270-1000
Fax: (718)270-7592
Web Site: http://www.downstate.edu/

Description:

State-supported, upper-level, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1858. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 1,567. Full-time: 203 students, 77% women, 23% men. Part-time: 142 students, 89% women, 11% men. 1% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 7% Hispanic, 50% black, 7% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.3% international, 45% transferred in. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: health professions and related sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, independent study, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $30. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit part-time. College room and board: $11,774.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: late night transport-escort service. 406 college housing spaces available; 13 were occupied in 2003-04. Option: coed housing available. The Medical Research Library of Brooklyn with 357,209 books, 2,104 serials, 812 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 183 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK EMPIRE STATE COLLEGE J-24

1 Union Ave.
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-4391
Tel: (518)587-2100
Free: 800-847-3000
Fax: (518)587-2100
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.esc.edu/

Description:

State-supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees (branch locations at 7 regional centers with 35 auxiliary units). Founded 1971. Setting: small town campus. Endowment: $10.1 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $96,900. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $5500 per student. Total enrollment: 9,996. Faculty: 1,075 (154 full-time, 921 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 11:1. 1,341 applied, 81% were admitted. Full-time: 3,189 students, 68% women, 32% men. Part-time: 6,333 students, 55% women, 45% men. Students come from 52 states and territories, 24 other countries, 9% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 6% Hispanic, 12% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 7% international, 83% 25 or older, 22% transferred in. Retention: 43% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; public administration and social services; English; psychology. Core. Calendar: continuous. Services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, independent study, distance learning, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs. Off campus study at New York State Visiting Student Program. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, possession of high school diploma or its equivalent. Required for some: interview. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $0. One-time mandatory fee: $300. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $225 full-time, $7.10 per credit part-time, $75 per term part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

College housing not available. 11,000 books and 10,000 serials. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $197,900. 100 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK, FREDONIA M-5

Fredonia, NY 14063-1136
Tel: (716)673-3111
Free: 800-252-1212
Admissions: (716)673-3251
Fax: (716)673-3249
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.fredonia.edu/

Description:

State-supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1826. Setting: 266-acre small town campus with easy access to Buffalo. Endowment: $10 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.4 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $3060 per student. Total enrollment: 5,432. Faculty: 405 (245 full-time, 160 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 18:1. 5,902 applied, 55% were admitted. 16% from top 10% of their high school class, 47% from top quarter, 89% from top half. 7 valedictorians. Full-time: 4,843 students, 57% women, 43% men. Students come from 27 states and territories, 9 other countries, 2% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 2% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.2% international, 7% 25 or older, 53% live on campus, 9% transferred in. Retention: 81% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: education; business/marketing; communications/journalism. Core. Calendar: semesters. Services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Western New York Consortium. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, minimum 2.5 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Recommended: recommendations. Required for some: essay, interview, audition for music and theater programs, portfolio for art and media arts program. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 11/1 for early decision. Notification: continuous, 12/1 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $1091 full-time, $43.15 per credit hour part-time. College room and board: $6940. College room only: $4350. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 120 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities; 5% of eligible men and 3% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Student Association, Undergraduate Alumni Council, Communication Club, ethnic organizations. Major annual events: Homecoming, Fredoniafest, Parents' Weekend. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 2,600 college housing spaces available; 2,449 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Reed Library with 396,000 books, 1.1 million microform titles, 2,270 serials, 17,607 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.5 million. 500 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY J-19

PO Box 3050
Utica, NY 13504-3050
Tel: (315)792-7100
Free: 800-SUN-YTEC
Admissions: (315)792-7500
Fax: (315)792-7837
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.sunyit.edu/

Description:

State-supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1966. Setting: 850-acre suburban campus. Endowment: $1.7 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $812,000. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4020 per student. Total enrollment: 2,590. Faculty: 162 (95 full-time, 67 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 1,015 applied, 42% were admitted. Full-time: 1,241 students, 36% women, 64% men. Part-time: 778 students, 70% women, 30% men. Students come from 10 states and territories, 14 other countries, 1% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 7% black, 3% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 56% 25 or older, 18% live on campus, 26% transferred in. Retention: 83% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; engineering technologies; computer and information sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript. Recommended: minimum 2.50 high school GPA, interview. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 11/1 for early decision. Notification: continuous until 1/15, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $935 full-time, $36.70 per credit hour part-time. College room and board: $7290.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 45 open to all. Most popular organizations: Telecommunications Club, Snowmobile Club, Phi Beta Lambda, Black Student Union, American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Major annual events: Fall Fest, Apocalypse, Children's Holiday Party. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, closed-circuit TV monitors. 398 undergraduates lived in college housing during 2003-04. Option: coed housing available. SUNY Institute of Technology at Utica/Rome Library with 193,682 books, 200,298 microform titles, 1,090 serials, 11,818 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $868,992. 250 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK MARITIME COLLEGE

6 Pennyfield Ave.
Throggs Neck, NY 10465-4198
Tel: (718)409-7200
Free: 800-642-1874
Admissions: (718)409-7220
Fax: (718)409-7392
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.sunymaritime.edu/

Description:

State-supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 1874. Setting: 56-acre suburban campus. Endowment: $1 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4797 per student. Total enrollment: 1,294. Faculty: 75 (60 full-time, 15 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 1,097 applied, 70% were admitted. 6% from top 10% of their high school class, 23% from top quarter, 66% from top half. Students come from 15 states and territories, 28% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 6% Hispanic, 6% black, 4% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 6% international, 7% 25 or older, 98% live on campus. Retention: 88% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters plus 2-month summer sea term. Services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, independent study, summer session for credit, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Study abroad program. ROTC: Naval, Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, minimum 2.5 high school GPA, medical history, SAT or ACT. Recommended: essay, 1 recommendation, interview, SAT Subject Tests. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 12/1 for early decision. Notification: continuous, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $3055 full-time, $27.53 per credit part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to reciprocity agreements. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to reciprocity agreements. College room and board: $8000. College room only: $4900. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Marching band, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 35 open to all. Most popular organizations: Propeller Club, Eagle Scout Fraternity, Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, Culture Club, Society for Professional Hispanic Engineers. Major annual events: Admiral's Ball, Spring Formal, monthly mixers. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service. On-campus residence required through senior year. Option: coed housing available. Stephen Luce Library with 69,637 books, 55,281 microform titles, 1,087 serials, 6,280 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $420,800. 110 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

The College is located on the Throgs Neck Peninsula, a small waterfront community within New York City.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK AT NEW PALTZ P-24

75 South Manheim Blvd.
New Paltz, NY 12561
Tel: (845)257-2121
Admissions: (845)257-3210
Fax: (845)257-3209
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.newpaltz.edu/

Description:

State-supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1828. Setting: 216-acre small town campus. Endowment: $7.4 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $3.6 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $6187 per student. Total enrollment: 7,825. Faculty: 706 (294 full-time, 412 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 16:1. 11,358 applied, 44% were admitted. 15% from top 10% of their high school class, 56% from top quarter, 94% from top half. 1 National Merit Scholar, 6 class presidents, 2 valedictorians, 49 student government officers. Full-time: 5,715 students, 67% women, 33% men. Part-time: 706 students, 68% women, 32% men. Students come from 23 states and territories, 40 other countries, 3% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 10% Hispanic, 6% black, 3% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 17% 25 or older, 52% live on campus, 11% transferred in. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: education; business/marketing; English; visual and performing arts. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Associated Colleges of the Mid-Hudson Area. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, early action, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.4 high school GPA. Required for some: portfolio for art program, audition for music and theater programs. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 4/1, 11/15 for early action. Notification: continuous, 1/1 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $1010 full-time, $28.60 per credit part-time, $160 per term part-time. College room and board: $7230. College room only: $4500.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 135 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 3% of eligible men and 2% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Outing Club, intramurals, Residence Hall Student Association, Student Art Alliance. Major annual events: Rainbow Month Semi-Formal, Spirit Weekend, Homecoming Weekend. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, safety seminars. 3,012 college housing spaces available; 2,970 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required in freshman year. Option: coed housing available. Sojourner Truth Library with 525,296 books, 1.2 million microform titles, 1,253 serials, 1,564 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.2 million. 600 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK AT OSWEGO H-15

7060 Route 104
Oswego, NY 13126
Tel: (315)312-2500
Admissions: (315)312-2250
Fax: (315)312-5799
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.oswego.edu/

Description:

State-supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1861. Setting: 696-acre small town campus with easy access to Syracuse. Endowment: $6 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.8 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4796 per student. Total enrollment: 8,282. Faculty: 511 (317 full-time, 194 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 18:1. 7,565 applied, 56% were admitted. 10% from top 10% of their high school class, 50% from top quarter, 84% from top half. Full-time: 6,620 students, 54% women, 46% men. Part-time: 518 students, 60% women, 40% men. Students come from 28 states and territories, 19 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 4% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 12% 25 or older, 57% live on campus, 10% transferred in. Retention: 76% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: education; business/marketing; communications/journalism. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Bryant and Stratton North Campus, Finger Lakes Community College, Jefferson-Lewis Board of Cooperative Educational Services, Onondage-Cortland-Madison Board of Cooperative Educational Services. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Recommended: essay, interview. Required for some: recommendations. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, 11/15 for early decision. Notification: 1/15, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $972 full-time, $30.18 per credit hour part-time. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to class time, course load, and location. College room and board: $8340. College room only: $5090. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 123 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 6% of eligible men and 6% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: club/intramural sports, student radio/television stations, Outing/Recreation Club, student government, programming boards. Major annual events: Quest, May Day, Family and Friends Weekend. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, controlled dormitory access. 3,926 college housing spaces available; 3,700 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Option: coed housing available. Penfield Library plus 1 other with 477,930 books, 2.1 million microform titles, 959 serials, 32,179 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.6 million. 600 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK AT PLATTSBURGH C-25

101 Broad Steet
Plattsburgh, NY 12901-2681
Tel: (518)564-2000
Admissions: (518)564-2040
Fax: (518)564-2045
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.plattsburgh.edu/

Description:

State-supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1889. Setting: 265-acre small town campus with easy access to Montreal. Endowment: $10.2 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.1 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $5471 per student. Total enrollment: 6,044. Faculty: 455 (252 full-time, 203 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 5,321 applied, 62% were admitted. 9% from top 10% of their high school class, 33% from top quarter, 78% from top half. Full-time: 5,024 students, 57% women, 43% men. Part-time: 370 students, 60% women, 40% men. Students come from 26 states and territories, 49 other countries, 4% from out-of-state, 0.5% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 5% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 6% international, 18% 25 or older, 48% live on campus, 10% transferred in. Retention: 77% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; education; social sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters plus 2 5-week summer sessions and 1 winter session. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at National Student Exchange, Clinton Community College, State University of New York Empire State College, Adirondack Community College. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, minimum 2.5 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Recommended: essay, minimum 3.4 high school GPA, recommendations, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 8/1, 11/15 for early decision. Notification: continuous, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $946 full-time, $39 per credit hour part-time. College room and board: $7066. College room only: $4400.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 90 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 7% of eligible men and 5% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Student Association, honor societies, student media organizations, service/leadership organizations, intramural and recreational sports. Major annual events: concerts, Student Recognition Awards Ceremony, Family Weekend. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, enhanced 911 system. 2,777 college housing spaces available; 2,373 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Option: coed housing available. Feinberg Library with 378,020 books, 1.9 million microform titles, 1,412 serials, 36,749 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.2 million. 475 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK UPSTATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY J-16

750 East Adams St.
Syracuse, NY 13210-2334
Tel: (315)464-5540
Free: 800-736-2171
Admissions: (315)464-4816
Fax: (315)464-8823
Web Site: http://www.upstate.edu/

Description:

State-supported, upper-level, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1950. Setting: 25-acre urban campus. Total enrollment: 1,235. Faculty: 686 (477 full-time, 209 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 2:1. 410 applied, 40% were admitted. Full-time: 150 students, 63% women, 37% men. Part-time: 93 students, 87% women, 13% men. Students come from 7 states and territories, 9 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 3% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 50% live on campus, 45% transferred in. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: health professions and related sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Services for LD students, advanced placement, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships. Off campus study.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $8700 full-time, $181 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $21,200 full-time, $422 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $466 full-time. College room only: $3585.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Most popular organizations: Undergraduate Student Council, Diversity in Allied Health. Major annual events: Elizabeth Blackwell Day, Black History Month. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 240 college housing spaces available; 50 were occupied in 2003-04. Option: coed housing available. Weiskotten Library with 132,500 books, 1,800 serials, 29,515 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 130 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See Syracuse University.

■ STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY, STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK B-52

Nicolls Rd.
Stony Brook, NY 11794
Tel: (631)632-6000
Free: 800-872-7869
Admissions: (631)632-6868
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.sunysb.edu/

Description:

State-supported, university, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees and post-master's and first professional certificates. Founded 1957. Setting: 1,100-acre small town campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $63.9 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $141.2 million. Total enrollment: 22,011. Faculty: 1,389 (909 full-time, 480 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 16:1. 18,206 applied, 51% were admitted. 33% from top 10% of their high school class, 69% from top quarter, 97% from top half. 10 National Merit Scholars, 17 valedictorians. Full-time: 13,180 students, 49% women, 51% men. Part-time: 1,107 students, 51% women, 49% men. Students come from 42 states and territories, 72 other countries, 4% from out-of-state, 0.1% Native American, 9% Hispanic, 10% black, 22% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 5% international, 12% 25 or older, 63% live on campus, 11% transferred in. Retention: 87% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: social sciences; health professions and related sciences; psychology. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at 17 members of the Long Island Regional Advisory Council for Higher Education and The National Student Exchange. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early action, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 3.0 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Recommended: 2 recommendations, interview, SAT Subject Tests. Required for some: audition. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 3/1, 11/15 for early action. Notification: continuous, 1/1 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $1225 full-time, $59.30 per credit part-time. College room and board: $8050. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 160 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 2% of eligible men and 3% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Caribbean Student Organization, Muslim Student Association, Commuter Student Association, Student Activities Board. Major annual events: Roth Pond Regatta, Latin Weekend, Black Women's Weekend. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 7,913 undergraduates lived in college housing during 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Option: coed housing available. Frank Melville, Jr. Building Library plus 6 others with 2.2 million books, 3.8 million microform titles, 29,091 serials, 37,441 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $10.6 million. 2,600 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ SUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE O-45

533 College Rd.
Selden, NY 11784-2899
Tel: (631)451-4110
Web Site: http://www.sunysuffolk.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, diplomas, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1959. Setting: 500-acre small town campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 20,280. 6,095 applied, 90% were admitted. 2% from top 10% of their high school class, 19% from top quarter, 43% from top half. Full-time: 10,860 students, 54% women, 46% men. Part-time: 9,420 students, 66% women, 34% men. Students come from 14 states and territories, 1% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 10% Hispanic, 7% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 33% 25 or older, 3% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, independent study, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at members of the Long Island Regional Advisory Council for Higher Education. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for some programs. Option: deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Placement: SAT or ACT recommended; SAT or ACT required for some. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous. Preference given to county residents.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols. College housing not available. 659 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page.

■ SULLIVAN COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE P-22

112 College Rd.
Loch Sheldrake, NY 12759
Tel: (845)434-5750
Admissions: (914)434-5750
Fax: (845)434-4806
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.sullivan.suny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1962. Setting: 405-acre rural campus. Endowment: $657,688. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4117 per student. Total enrollment: 1,684. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 18:1. 2,573 applied, 71% were admitted. Full-time: 1,067 students, 56% women, 44% men. Part-time: 617 students, 67% women, 33% men. Students come from 6 states and territories, 9 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 10% Hispanic, 18% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 31% 25 or older, 6% transferred in. Core. Calendar: 4-1-4. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: Common Application, electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $3200 full-time, $125 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $6400 full-time, $160 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $306 full-time, $12 per credit part-time. College room and board: $6500. College room only: $4080.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run radio station. Social organizations: 15 open to all. Most popular organizations: Science Alliance, Black Student Union, Drama Club, Baking Club, Honor Society. Major annual events: Talent Show, Kite Day. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols. Hermann Memorial Library with 65,699 books, 363 microform titles, 400 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $605,516. 205 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ SWEDISH INSTITUTE, COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES N-34

226 West 26th St.
New York, NY 10001-6700
Tel: (212)924-5900
Fax: (212)924-7600
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.swedishinstitute.org/

Description:

Proprietary, comprehensive, coed. Founded 1916. Calendar: trimesters.

■ SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY J-16

Syracuse, NY 13244
Tel: (315)443-1870
Admissions: (315)443-3611
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.syracuse.edu/

Description:

Independent, university, coed. Awards bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1870. Setting: 200-acre urban campus. Endowment: $835.9 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $47.1 million. Total enrollment: 17,266. Faculty: 1,391 (865 full-time, 526 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 12:1. 16,260 applied, 65% were admitted. 43% from top 10% of their high school class, 80% from top quarter, 98% from top half. Full-time: 11,374 students, 56% women, 44% men. Part-time: 67 students, 37% women, 63% men. Students come from 52 states and territories, 59 other countries, 60% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 5% Hispanic, 6% black, 6% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 2% 25 or older, 73% live on campus, 3% transferred in. Retention: 92% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; visual and performing arts; social sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army, Air Force.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 2 recommendations, interview, SAT or ACT. Required for some: audition for drama and music programs, portfolio for art and architecture programs. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 1/1, 11/15 for early decision. Notification: 3/15, 12/31 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $60. Comprehensive fee: $38,655 includes full-time tuition ($27,210), mandatory fees ($1075), and college room and board ($10,370). College room only: $5620. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $1120 per credit hour.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, marching band, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 250 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities; 12% of eligible men and 16% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Student Government Association, Programming Council, First Year Players, Student African-American Society. Major annual events: opening weekend activities, Homecoming/Parents' Weekend, Senior Celebration. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, crime prevention and neighborhood outreach programs. 7,381 college housing spaces available; 7,337 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Option: coed housing available. E. S. Bird Library plus 6 others with 3.1 million books, 6 million microform titles, 15,154 serials, 1.2 million audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $15.8 million. 1,200 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

The city of Syracuse (metropolitan area population of 500,000) is the business, educational, and cultural hub of central New York. The city offers professional theater, symphony, opera, and visiting artists and performers. Highlights of the downtown area are the Everson Museum of Art, designed by I.M. Pei, the impressive Civic Center, and the popular Carousel Center shopping Mall. Central New York offers lakes, parks, mountains, and outstanding recreational opportunities. Syracuse is serviced by most major airlines, Amtrak, and Greyhound. Hancock International Airport is only a few miles from downtown and the University, and is served by taxis. The famous Finger Lakes region, offering excellent summer and winter activities, is easily accessible. Diversified industry includes medicine, education, manufacturing, banking, insurance, communications, engineering, and retailing. Part-time employment opportunities are available for students. A transportation network includes bus lines, airlines, and excellent highways and thruways. Parking is excellent in the downtown shopping and theatrical districts. Syracuse is home to 40 museums and galleries, 40 golf courses (more than any other area in the northeast), and has more than 50 parks and several n

■ TALMUDICAL INSTITUTE OF UPSTATE NEW YORK J-11

769 Park Ave.
Rochester, NY 14607-3046
Tel: (716)473-2810
Fax: (716)442-0417
Web Site: http://www.tiuny.org/

Description:

Independent Jewish, 5-year, men only. Awards bachelor's degrees (also offers some graduate courses). Founded 1974. Setting: 1-acre urban campus. Total enrollment: 30. 5 applied, 100% were admitted. Full-time: 22 students. Students come from 6 states and territories, 0% 25 or older. Calendar: semesters. Self-designed majors.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: Common Application, early admission. Required: high school transcript. Required for some: interview. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Collegiate Environment:

Campus security: student patrols. Option: men-only housing available. Talmudical Library with 3,000 books and 5 serials. 14 computers available on campus for general student use.

■ TALMUDICAL SEMINARY OHOLEI TORAH O-34

667 Eastern Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11213-3310
Tel: (718)774-5050
Admissions: (718)363-2034

Description:

Independent religious, 4-year, men only. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1956. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 287. 0% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Honors program.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, interview, Talmudic examination. Recommended: recommendations. Application deadline: 9/1. Notification: continuous.

Collegiate Environment:

Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: late night transport-escort service.

■ TAYLOR BUSINESS INSTITUTE N-34

269 West 40th St.
New York, NY 10018
Tel: (212)643-2020
Admissions: (212)302-4000

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Part of Phillips Colleges, Inc. Awards transfer associate and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1961. Setting: urban campus. 20% 25 or older. Academic remediation for entering students, honors program, summer session for credit.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, CPAt. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Collegiate Environment:

Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: student patrols, 12-hour campus security. College housing not available. 2,873 books and 83 serials. 120 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ TCI-THE COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY N-34

320 West 31st St.
New York, NY 10001-2705
Tel: (212)594-4000
Fax: (212)629-3937
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.tciedu.com/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Awards certificates, diplomas, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1909. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 3,842. 2,138 applied, 79% were admitted. Students come from 3 states and territories, 102 other countries, 49% 25 or older. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, interview. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run radio station. Social organizations: 18 open to all; international social clubs; 30% of eligible men and 35% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Dare to Dream, ASHRAE, student government, IEEE. Major annual events: student Christmas parties, basketball games, Commencement. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour patrols. College housing not available. Technical Career Institutes Library plus 1 other with 8,000 books, 120 serials, and an OPAC. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $88,325. 490 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ TOMPKINS CORTLAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE D-9

170 North St., PO Box 139
Dryden, NY 13053-0139
Tel: (607)844-8211
Admissions: (607)844-8222
Fax: (607)844-6538
Web Site: http://www.sunytccc.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1968. Setting: 250-acre rural campus with easy access to Syracuse. Endowment: $2.2 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $3971 per student. Total enrollment: 3,174. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 18:1. Full-time: 2,146 students, 55% women, 45% men. Part-time: 1,028 students, 69% women, 31% men. Students come from 22 states and territories, 43 other countries, 2% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 6% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% international, 37% 25 or older, 4% live on campus, 10% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at State University of New York College at Cortland. ROTC: Army (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for nursing program. Options: Peterson's Universal Application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $15. State resident tuition: $3200 full-time, $124 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $6700 full-time, $250 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $553 full-time, $15 per credit part-time. College room only: $5400.

Collegiate Environment:

Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 15 open to all. Most popular organizations: Art Works, Accounting Club, Nurse's Association. Major annual event: Spring May Day. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols. 284 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. Option: coed housing available. Gerald A. Barry Memorial Library with 50,630 books, 5,497 microform titles, 489 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $550,435. 350 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ TORAH TEMIMAH TALMUDICAL SEMINARY O-34

507 Ocean Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11218-5913
Tel: (718)853-8500

Description:

Independent Jewish, 4-year, men only. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1978. Total enrollment: 248. Calendar: semesters.

■ TOURO COLLEGE N-34

27-33 West 23rd St.
New York, NY 10010
Tel: (212)463-0400
Fax: (212)779-2344
Web Site: http://www.touro.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1971. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 11,447. 71% from top 10% of their high school class, 90% from top quarter, 94% from top half. Full-time: 6,513 students, 70% women, 30% men. Part-time: 880 students, 66% women, 34% men. Students come from 33 states and territories, 30 other countries, 10% from out-of-state, 47% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission for Associate degree programs. Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Recommended: essay, 1 recommendation, SAT or ACT. Required for some: 2 recommendations, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols. Touro College Library plus 14 others with 302,700 books, 14,470 microform titles, 6,950 serials, 735 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 350 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See New York University

■ TROCAIRE COLLEGE K-7

360 Choate Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14220-2094
Tel: (716)826-1200
Fax: (716)826-4704
Web Site: http://www.trocaire.edu/

Description:

Independent, 2-year, coed. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1958. Setting: 1-acre urban campus. Endowment: $4.2 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4564 per student. Total enrollment: 780. 526 applied, 93% were admitted. 4% from top 10% of their high school class, 15% from top quarter, 40% from top half. Students come from 3 states and territories, 4 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 23% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 51% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, independent study, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at members of the Western New York Consortium.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Recommended: interview. Required for some: SAT or ACT. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 3 open to all; national fraternities. Most popular organizations: Student Government Association, student newspaper, Environmental Club, Ski Club. Major annual event: TGIO Picnic. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. The Rachel R. Savarino Library with 15,403 books, 93 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $143,443. 55 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Trocaire is located in a residential area of South Buffalo, adjacent to Mercy Hospital and Cazenovia Park, a quiet corner of the city. Three bus lines serve the city and within a short distance is the New York State Thruway and the Buffalo Skyway.

■ ULSTER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE P-23

Cottekill Rd.
Stone Ridge, NY 12484
Tel: (914)687-5000
Free: 800-724-0833
Admissions: (914)687-5027
Web Site: http://www.sunyulster.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, diplomas, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1961. Setting: 165-acre rural campus. Endowment: $2.4 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4462 per student. Total enrollment: 3,105. 22% from top 10% of their high school class, 34% from top quarter, 63% from top half. Students come from 3 states and territories, 1 other country, 0% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 5% Hispanic, 4% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 40% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at State University of New York College at New Paltz.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: early admission, deferred admission. Placement: ACT ASSET, ACT COMPASS required for some. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Collegiate Environment:

Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 15 open to all. Most popular organizations: Ski Club, Basic Club, Biology Club, Nursing Club. Major annual events: Earth Day, annual dance, Welcome Back BBQ. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols. College housing not available. McDonald Dewitt Library with 70,758 books, 21,144 microform titles, 481 serials, 3,880 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $695,752. 250 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ UNION COLLEGE K-24

807 Union St.
Schenectady, NY 12308-2311
Tel: (518)388-6000
Admissions: (518)388-6112
Fax: (518)388-6986
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.union.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1795. Setting: 100-acre suburban campus. Endowment: $298.3 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $2.1 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $14,730 per student. Total enrollment: 2,252. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 11:1. 4,230 applied, 47% were admitted. 62% from top 10% of their high school class, 87% from top quarter, 98% from top half. Full-time: 2,209 students, 45% women, 55% men. Part-time: 43 students, 56% women, 44% men. Students come from 36 states and territories, 18 other countries, 56% from out-of-state, 0.05% Native American, 5% Hispanic, 3% black, 7% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 0% 25 or older, 88% live on campus, 1% transferred in. Retention: 91% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: social sciences; engineering; biological/life sciences. Core. Calendar: trimesters. Advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at Hudson-Mohawk Association of Colleges and Universities. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 2 recommendations, SAT or ACT, or 2 SAT II Subject Tests. Recommended: interview. Required for some: SAT Subject Tests. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 1/15, 11/15 for early decision plan 1, 1/15 for early decision plan 2. Notification: 4/1, 12/15 for early decision plan 1, 2/1 for early decision plan 2.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $41,595.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 95 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities, theme houses; 36% of eligible men and 37% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: U-Program (Programming Board), student radio station, student newspaper, Concert Committee. Major annual events: Spring Fest, Parents' Weekend, Party in the Garden. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, awareness programs, bicycle patrol, shuttle service. 1,944 college housing spaces available; 1,774 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through senior year. Option: coed housing available. Schaffer Library with 571,508 books, 893,493 microform titles, 3,485 serials, 9,044 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $3.5 million. 480 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ UNITED STATES MERCHANT MARINE ACADEMY M-36

300 Steamboat Rd.
Kings Point, NY 11024-1699
Tel: (516)773-5000; (866)546-4778
Admissions: (516)773-5391
Fax: (516)773-5390
Web Site: http://www.usmma.edu/

Description:

Federally supported, 4-year, coed. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1943. Setting: 82-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 1,007. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 11:1. 1,797 applied, 16% were admitted. 26% from top 10% of their high school class, 64% from top quarter, 96% from top half. 17 class presidents, 7 valedictorians. Full-time: 1,007 students, 14% women, 86% men. Students come from 49 states and territories, 3 other countries, 86% from out-of-state, 0% 25 or older, 100% live on campus, 0% transferred in. Retention: 92% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: trimesters. Honors program, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, early decision. Required: essay, high school transcript, 3 recommendations, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 3/1, 11/1 for early decision. Notification: continuous until 4/1, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $0.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, marching band, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 45 open to all. Most popular organization: Regimental Band. Major annual events: homecoming, parent's weekend, Graduation/Commencement. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour patrols. 1,007 undergraduates lived in college housing during 2003-04. On-campus residence required through senior year. Option: coed housing available. Schuyler Otis Bland Memorial Library with 185,000 books, 15,269 microform titles, 950 serials, 3,389 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 1,200 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ UNITED STATES MILITARY ACADEMY F-34

600 Thayer Rd.
West Point, NY 10996
Tel: (845)938-4011
Admissions: (845)938-4041
Fax: (845)938-3021
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.usma.edu/

Description:

Federally supported, 4-year, coed. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1802. Setting: 16,080-acre small town campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 4,231. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 7:1. 10,958 applied, 14% were admitted. 50% from top 10% of their high school class, 81% from top quarter, 97% from top half. 226 National Merit Scholars, 225 class presidents, 85 valedictorians, 446 student government officers. Full-time: 4,231 students, 15% women, 85% men. Students come from 53 states and territories, 25 other countries, 92% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 7% Hispanic, 6% black, 7% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 0% 25 or older, 100% live on campus. Retention: 92% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: engineering; area and ethnic studies; computer and information sciences; foreign languages and literature; law/legal studies; military science and technologies; psychology; history; social sciences; physical sciences; mathematics; science technologies; English; engineering technologies. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, advanced placement, double major, summer session for credit. Off campus study at United States Naval Academy, United States Air Force Academy, United States Coast Guard Academy.

Entrance Requirements:

Required: essay, high school transcript, 4 recommendations, medical examination, authorized nomination, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview. Entrance: most difficult. Application deadline: 2/28. Notification: continuous until 6/1.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $0.

Collegiate Environment:

Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run radio station. Social organizations: 120 open to all. Most popular organizations: Rugby Club, chapel choirs, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Orienteering Team, Spirit Support Group. Major annual events: Graduation Week, Homecoming/Ring Weekend, Army-Navy Football Week. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service. 4,400 college housing spaces available; all were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through senior year. Option: coed housing available. United States Military Academy Library plus 1 other with 457,340 books, 1,200 microform titles, 2,220 serials, 8,000 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 5,500 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ UNITED TALMUDICAL SEMINARY O-34

82 Lee Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211-7900
Tel: (718)963-9260

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1949. Total enrollment: 1,670. Calendar: semesters.

■ UNIVERSITY AT ALBANY, STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK L-25

1400 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY 12222-0001
Tel: (518)442-3300
Admissions: (518)442-5435
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.albany.edu/

Description:

State-supported, university, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1844. Setting: 560-acre suburban campus. Endowment: $20.2 million. Total enrollment: 17,040. Faculty: 1,161 (631 full-time, 530 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 19:1. 16,725 applied, 63% were admitted. 15% from top 10% of their high school class, 47% from top quarter, 88% from top half. 2 National Merit Scholars, 42 class presidents, 15 valedictorians, 357 student government officers. Full-time: 11,211 students, 50% women, 50% men. Part-time: 802 students, 52% women, 48% men. Students come from 38 states and territories, 51 other countries, 6% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 7% Hispanic, 8% black, 6% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 7% 25 or older, 58% live on campus, 10% transferred in. Retention: 85% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: social sciences; business/marketing; psychology. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, freshman honors college, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at New York State Visiting Student Program, Hudson-Mohawk Association of Colleges and Universities. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army, Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early action, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Recommended: essay, recommendations. Required for some: portfolio, audition. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 3/1, 11/15 for early action. Notification: continuous, 1/1 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $1537 full-time. Part-time tuition varies according to course load. College room and board: $8050. College room only: $4834. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 160 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 2% of eligible men and 5% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: intramural athletics, cultural organizations, political organizations, community service. Major annual events: Fountain Day, Purple Growl, Cultural Carnival. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, Disabled Student Services. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access, crime prevention unit. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. University Library plus 2 others with 2.1 million books, 2.9 million microform titles, 39,240 serials, 10,115 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $12.2 million. 500 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER J-11

Wilson Blvd.
Rochester, NY 14627-0250
Tel: (585)275-2121; 888-822-2256
Admissions: (585)275-3221
Fax: (585)273-1118
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.rochester.edu/

Description:

Independent, university, coed. Awards bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees and post-master's and first professional certificates. Founded 1850. Setting: 534-acre suburban campus. Total enrollment: 8,588. Faculty: 768 (505 full-time, 263 part-time). 11,272 applied, 48% were admitted. 76% from top 10% of their high school class, 96% from top quarter, 98% from top half. Full-time: 4,435 students, 48% women, 52% men. Part-time: 261 students, 79% women, 21% men. Students come from 52 states and territories, 36 other countries, 0% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 5% black, 10% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 4% international, 87% live on campus, 2% transferred in. Retention: 95% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: social sciences; psychology; biological/life sciences. Calendar: semesters plus optional summer term. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Rochester Area Colleges. Study abroad program. ROTC: Naval, Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 1 recommendation, SAT or ACT. Recommended: 2 recommendations, interview, SAT Subject Tests. Required for some: audition, portfolio. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadline: 1/15. Notification: 4/1, 12/15 for early decision plan 1.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $41,485 includes full-time tuition ($30,540), mandatory fees ($757), and college room and board ($10,188). College room only: $5710. Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Part-time tuition: $534 per credit hour. Part-time tuition varies according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 200 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities; 25% of eligible men and 20% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: student radio station, cinema group, Debate Union, Campus Board Program. Major annual events: Yellowjacket Day, Dandelion Day, Winter Carnival. Student services: legal services, health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 3,631 college housing spaces available; 3,550 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Rush Rhees Library plus 5 others with 3 million books, 4.1 million microform titles, 11,254 serials, 78,600 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 260 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

With Lake Ontario on its northern border and the scenic Finger Lakes on the south, the Rochester community of about one million people is located in an attractive setting. It offers a wide range of cultural and recreational opportunities-from concerts by the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra and Eastman School ensembles, performances by resident professional theater companies, and an unusual concentration of first-class museums (including the University's own Memorial Art Gallery), to professional baseball and ice hockey and nearby opportunities for recreational canoeing, sculling, ice-skating, and skiing.

■ U.T.A. MESIVTA OF KIRYAS JOEL G-32

33 Forest Rd., Ste. 101
Monroe, NY 10950
Tel: (845)873-9901
Fax: (845)782-3620

Description:

Independent Jewish, 4-year.

■ UTICA COLLEGE J-19

1600 Burrstone Rd.
Utica, NY 13502-4892
Tel: (315)792-3111
Free: 800-782-8884
Admissions: (315)792-3006
Fax: (315)792-3003
Web Site: http://www.utica.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's, master's, and first professional degrees. Founded 1946. Setting: 128-acre suburban campus. Endowment: $15.7 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $203,868. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $6306 per student. Total enrollment: 2,888. Faculty: 286 (119 full-time, 167 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 17:1. 2,497 applied, 79% were admitted. 8% from top 10% of their high school class, 28% from top quarter, 66% from top half. 1 class president, 24 student government officers. Full-time: 2,030 students, 58% women, 42% men. Part-time: 383 students, 62% women, 38% men. Students come from 37 states and territories, 15 other countries, 15% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 3% Hispanic, 9% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 16% 25 or older, 48% live on campus, 10% transferred in. Retention: 70% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: security and protective services; business/marketing; health professions and related sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at members of the New York State Visiting Student Program. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army, Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, 1 recommendation. Recommended: interview, SAT or ACT. Required for some: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: Rolling, Rolling for nonresidents. Notification: 9/1, 9/1 for nonresidents.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $31,396 includes full-time tuition ($22,030), mandatory fees ($310), and college room and board ($9056). College room only: $4750. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to class time and course load. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $750 per credit hour. Part-time mandatory fees: $50 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to class time and course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 67 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 1% of eligible men and 1% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: honor association, Double Up, Outing Club, Student Senate, CJ Student Association. Major annual events: Air Band, Spring Fling, faculty-served dinner. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. College housing designed to accommodate 935 students; 967 undergraduates lived in college housing during 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Option: coed housing available. Frank E. Gannett Memorial Library with 183,559 books, 56,862 microform titles, 1,279 serials, 2,042 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1 million. 140 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Utica is an area rich in the history of the Iroquois Confederacy, the French and Indian Wars, the American Revolution, the great migration to the Midwest and the western expansion of American commerce via the Erie Canal. Historic treasures in the area include the Oriskany Battlefield, Revolutionary Fort Stanwix (restored as a national monument) in Rome, and the homes of Revolutionary War heroes General Nicholas Herkimer and Major General Friedrich Wilhelm Baron von Steuben. Within an hour's drive of Utica are Johnson Hall, home of Sir William Johnson, colonial superintendent of Indian Affairs, in Johnstown; the Mansion House of the Oneida Community in Oneida; and Cooperstown, birthplace of James Fenimore Cooper, site of the Baseball Museum and Hall of Fame, the Farmer's Museum, and the headquarters of the New York State Historical Association. Utica's cultural assets include Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute and School of Art, one of the finest small art institutions in the country; the Oneida Historical Society; the Utica Civic Symphony; the Broadway Theatre League; the Players Theater Company; the Great Artists Concert series; and the Utica Public Library.

■ UTICA SCHOOL OF COMMERCE J-19

201 Bleecker St.
Utica, NY 13501-2280
Tel: (315)733-2307
Free: 800-321-4USC
Admissions: (315)733-2300
Fax: (315)733-9281
Web Site: http://www.uscny.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Awards certificates, diplomas, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1896. Setting: 2-acre urban campus. Endowment: $21,000. Total enrollment: 400. 6% from top 10% of their high school class, 37% from top quarter, 57% from top half. 0% from out-of-state, 57% 25 or older. Core. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, honors program, independent study, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Options: electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, interview. Recommended: essay, recommendations. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run newspaper. Major annual events: Spring Fling, Winter Semi-Formal, Fall Picnic. Campus security: security during class hours. College housing not available. Utica School of Commerce Library plus 3 others with 2,000 books, 135 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $24,000. 212 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ VASSAR COLLEGE P-24

124 Raymond Ave.
Poughkeepsie, NY 12604
Tel: (845)437-7000
Free: 800-827-7270
Admissions: (845)437-7300
Fax: (845)437-7063
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.vassar.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1861. Setting: 1,000-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $671.4 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $3.6 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $21,225 per student. Total enrollment: 2,378. Faculty: 306 (277 full-time, 29 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 8:1. 6,314 applied, 29% were admitted. 67% from top 10% of their high school class, 94% from top quarter, 100% from top half. 28 class presidents, 30 valedictorians. Full-time: 2,326 students, 59% women, 41% men. Part-time: 52 students, 73% women, 27% men. Students come from 53 states and territories, 58 other countries, 73% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 6% Hispanic, 5% black, 9% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 5% international, 1% 25 or older, 95% live on campus, 1% transferred in. Retention: 96% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: social sciences; visual and performing arts; English. Calendar: semesters. Services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, independent study, double major, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at Howard University, Fisk University, Hampton University, Spelman College, Morehouse College, members of the Twelve College Exchange Program, Bard College. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Common Application, electronic application, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 2 recommendations, SAT and SAT Subject Tests or ACT. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadlines: 1/1, 11/15 for early decision plan 1, 1/1 for early decision plan 2. Notification: 4/1, 12/15 for early decision plan 1, 2/1 for early decision plan 2.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $60. Comprehensive fee: $41,700 includes full-time tuition ($33,310), mandatory fees ($490), and college room and board ($7900). College room only: $4190. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $3920 per course. Part-time mandatory fees: $240 per year. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 85 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Association, Black Students Union, VICE (programming social events), Student Activists' Union, Poder Latino. Major annual events: Spring and Fall Convocation, Founders' Day, All-Parents' Weekend. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 2,480 college housing spaces available; 2,340 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required in freshman year. Options: coed, women-only housing available. Vassar College Libraries plus 1 other with 878,177 books, 610,130 microform titles, 5,302 serials, 22,345 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $5.5 million. 300 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Poughkeepsie, area population 85,000, originally settled by the Dutch, was the capital of New York from 1778 to 1783. Situated on a plateau above the Hudson River, Poughkeepsie is about 75 miles north of New York City and is easily accessible by car, train, bus, and air. Community services include a library, YMCA, YWCA, churches, art galleries, the Mid-Hudson Civic Center (with an ice-skating rink), the Bardavon Opera House (1869), and a Jewish Community Center. The area offers facilities for recreation and places of historic interest such as the Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site in Hyde Park, and the Vanderbilt Mansion. Industries within the area include IBM and the Fairchild Corporation.

■ VAUGHN COLLEGE OF AERONAUTICS AND TECHNOLOGY

8601 23rd Ave.
Flushing, NY 11369-1037
Tel: (718)429-6600
Fax: (718)429-0256
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.vaughn.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1932. Setting: 6-acre urban campus. Endowment: $22 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $3900 per student. Total enrollment: 1,126. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 11:1. 328 applied, 95% were admitted. 2 National Merit Scholars, 3 class presidents, 8 student government officers. Full-time: 842 students, 13% women, 87% men. Part-time: 284 students, 11% women, 89% men. Students come from 10 states and territories, 15 other countries, 6% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 35% Hispanic, 19% black, 11% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 4% international, 28% 25 or older, 6% transferred in. Retention: 73% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: mechanic and repair technologies; engineering technologies; transportation and materials moving. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, independent study, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission for all Associate degree programs; selective for certain Bachelor's degree programs. Options: Peterson's Universal Application, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview. Required for some: interview. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $45. Tuition: $13,400 full-time, $450 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $280 full-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load, degree level, and program.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 10 open to all. Most popular organizations: Hispanic Society of Aeronautical Engineers, student government, Women in Aviation International, Society of Automotive Engineers, American Association of Airport Executives. Major annual events: Winter Fest, Spring Fest. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols. College housing not available. George A. Vaughn Memorial Library with 62,000 books, 400 serials, 1,849 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $166,000. 85 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See Queens College of the City University of New York.

■ VILLA MARIA COLLEGE OF BUFFALO K-7

240 Pine Ridge Rd.
Buffalo, NY 14225-3999
Tel: (716)896-0700
Fax: (716)896-0705
Web Site: http://www.villa.edu/

Description:

Independent, primarily 2-year, coed, affiliated with Roman Catholic Church. Awards transfer associate, terminal associate, and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1960. Setting: 9-acre suburban campus. Endowment: $386,940. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $27,690. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $6500 per student. Total enrollment: 502. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 11:1. 414 applied, 78% were admitted. 1% from top 10% of their high school class, 9% from top quarter, 45% from top half. Full-time: 396 students, 72% women, 28% men. Part-time: 106 students, 81% women, 19% men. Students come from 3 states and territories, 5 other countries, 1% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 1% Hispanic, 30% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 40% 25 or older, 11% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at members of the Western New York Consortium. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, interview, writing sample. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Tuition: $11,280 full-time, $420 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $430 full-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 19 open to all. Most popular organizations: Design and Beyond, Teachers Love Children, Multicultural Club, Phi Theta Kappa, Helping Adults New Dreams Succeed. Major annual events: Spring Arts Festival, formal dinner dance. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: late night transport-escort service. Villa Maria College Library with 37,000 books, 17,300 microform titles, 130 serials, 3,500 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $122,450. 127 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See Canisius College.

■ WAGNER COLLEGE P-32

1 Campus Rd.
Staten Island, NY 10301-4495
Tel: (718)390-3100
Free: 800-221-1010
Admissions: (718)390-3411
Fax: (718)390-3105
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.wagner.edu/

Description:

Independent, comprehensive, coed. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees and post-master's certificates. Founded 1883. Setting: 105-acre urban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $25.1 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $6793 per student. Total enrollment: 2,287. Faculty: 229 (99 full-time, 130 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 15:1. 2,858 applied, 61% were admitted. 17% from top 10% of their high school class, 64% from top quarter, 92% from top half. 24 class presidents, 7 valedictorians, 63 student government officers. Full-time: 1,892 students, 63% women, 37% men. Part-time: 70 students, 64% women, 36% men. Students come from 38 states and territories, 14 other countries, 56% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 5% Hispanic, 5% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 2% 25 or older, 70% live on campus, 1% transferred in. Retention: 89% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; visual and performing arts; health professions and related sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Services for LD students, honors program, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at California Lutheran University. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.7 high school GPA, 2 recommendations, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA, interview. Required for some: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 2/15, 1/1 for early decision. Notification: 3/1, 2/1 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $33,300 includes full-time tuition ($25,350) and college room and board ($7950). Part-time tuition: $845 per credit hour.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 66 open to all; national fraternities, national sororities, local fraternities, local sororities; 11% of eligible men and 9% of eligible women are members. Most popular organizations: Student Government Association, Student Activities Board, Wagner College Theatre, Wagner College Choir, student newspaper. Major annual events: homecoming, Songfest, Spring Fling. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 1,300 college housing spaces available; 1,280 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. Option: coed housing available. August Horrmann Library with 310,000 books, 187 microform titles, 1,000 serials, 1,616 audiovisual materials, and a Web page. 150 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ WEBB INSTITUTE M-37

Crescent Beach Rd.
Glen Cove, NY 11542-1398
Tel: (516)671-2213
Fax: (516)674-9838
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.webb-institute.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1889. Setting: 26-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $51.1 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $27,700. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $27,099 per student. Total enrollment: 80. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 8:1. 103 applied, 30% were admitted. 70% from top 10% of their high school class, 100% from top quarter. 1 valedictorian. Full-time: 80 students, 20% women, 80% men. Students come from 19 states and territories, 76% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 1% Hispanic, 1% black, 3% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 1% 25 or older, 100% live on campus, 0% transferred in. Retention: 92% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: engineering. Core. Calendar: semesters. Independent study, double major, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at Hofstra University.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: early decision. Required: high school transcript, minimum 3.5 high school GPA, 2 recommendations, interview, proof of US citizenship or permanent residency status, SAT, SAT Subject Tests, SAT Subject Tests in math and either physics or chemistry. Entrance: most difficult. Application deadlines: 2/15, 10/15 for early decision. Notification: continuous until 4/30, 12/15 for early decision.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $25. Comprehensive fee: $8340 includes full-time tuition ($0) and college room and board ($8340).

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group. Social organizations: The Webb Women. Most popular organizations: Student Organization, Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, American Society of Naval Engineers, Society of Women Engineers. Major annual events: Family Weekend, Webbstock, Casino Night. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, controlled dormitory access. 110 college housing spaces available; 100 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through senior year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Livingston Library with 53,319 books, 1,656 microform titles, 270 serials, 885 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $197,579. 76 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus.

Community Environment:

Population 27,000, Glen Cove lies 22 miles from New York City on Long Island's historic North Shore. The Long Island Railroad furnishes commuter service to New York City. The area has excellent boating, swimming, horseback riding, and fishing facilities. Part-time employment is available.

■ WELLS COLLEGE K-8

170 Main St.
Aurora, NY 13026
Tel: (315)364-3266
Free: 800-952-9355
Admissions: (315)364-3264
Fax: (315)364-3227
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.wells.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1868. Setting: 365-acre rural campus with easy access to Syracuse. Endowment: $53.7 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $81,727. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $12,256 per student. Total enrollment: 417. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 8:1. 1,036 applied, 65% were admitted. 25% from top 10% of their high school class, 64% from top quarter, 93% from top half. 1 valedictorian. Full-time: 405 students, 91% women, 9% men. Part-time: 12 students, 92% women, 8% men. Students come from 31 states and territories, 5 other countries, 30% from out-of-state, 0.2% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 7% black, 3% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 14% 25 or older, 80% live on campus, 6% transferred in. Retention: 71% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: psychology; visual and performing arts; English. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, independent study, double major, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at members of the Association of Colleges and Universities of the State of New York, Cornell University, American University, Ithaca College. Study abroad program. ROTC: Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, early decision, early action, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, 2 recommendations, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadlines: 3/1, 12/15 for early decision, 12/15 for early action. Notification: 4/1, 1/15 for early decision, 2/1 for early action.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $24,180 includes full-time tuition ($15,580), mandatory fees ($1100), and college room and board ($7500). College room only: $3750.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 35 open to all. Most popular organizations: creative and performing arts groups, POWER, Amnesty International, Athletic Association, choral groups. Major annual events: Spring Weekend, Fall Semi-Formal, Odd-Even Game/Weekend. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 465 college housing spaces available; 302 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through senior year. Options: coed, women-only housing available. Louis Jefferson Long Library with 253,458 books, 14,387 microform titles, 411 serials, 1,016 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $215,819. 89 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

The college has always shared a close relationship with the small, picturesque village of Aurora, New York; which is noted on the National Historic Registry. Aurora is also home to the highly acclaimed Aurora Inn and the nationally known company Mackenzie-Childs.

■ WESTCHESTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE J-36

75 Grasslands Rd.
Valhalla, NY 10595-1698
Tel: (914)785-6600
Admissions: (914)606-6735
Web Site: http://www.sunywcc.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 2-year, coed. Part of State University of New York System. Awards certificates, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1946. Setting: 218-acre suburban campus with easy access to New York City. Endowment: $8.5 million. Educational spending for 2005 fiscal year: $4352 per student. Total enrollment: 11,564. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 16:1. Students come from 14 states and territories, 70 other countries, 0.1% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 18% Hispanic, 19% black, 5% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 40% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, ESL program, services for LD students, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission except for nursing, radiological technology, respiratory care programs. Options: electronic application, early admission. Required: high school transcript. Recommended: interview. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous until 2/2.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $25. State resident tuition: $3350 full-time, $140 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $8376 full-time, $350 per credit part-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 50 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Senate, African Culture Club, Italian Club, International Friendship Club, Alpha Beta Gamma. Major annual events: Graduation, end of the year BBQ, Spring Club Days. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. Harold L. Drimmer Library with 96,419 books, 34,868 microform titles, 531 serials, 5,163 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $1.8 million. 1,200 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ WOOD TOBE-COBURN SCHOOL N-34

8 East 40th St.
New York, NY 10016
Tel: (212)686-9040
Fax: (212)686-9171
Web Site: http://www.woodtobecoburn.com/

Description:

Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Part of Bradford Schools, Inc. Awards diplomas and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1879. Setting: urban campus. Total enrollment: 269. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 27:1. 899 applied, 86% were admitted. 5% from top 10% of their high school class, 26% from top quarter, 47% from top half. Full-time: 269 students, 77% women, 23% men. Students come from 3 states and territories, 5% from out-of-state, 0.4% Native American, 52% Hispanic, 27% black, 2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% international, 1% 25 or older. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, summer session for credit, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements:

Required: high school transcript, interview. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Tuition: $14,400 full-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols. College housing not available. WTC Learning Resources Center with 698 books, 45 serials, and an OPAC. 134 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

■ YESHIVA AND KOLLEL HARBOTZAS TORAH O-34

1049 East 15th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11230
Tel: (718)692-0208

Description:

Independent Jewish, 4-year.

■ YESHIVA DERECH CHAIM O-34

1573 39th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11218
Tel: (718)438-3070
Admissions: (718)438-5476

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1975. Total enrollment: 163. Calendar: semesters.

■ YESHIVA D'MONSEY RABBINICAL COLLEGE J-33

2 Roman Blvd.
Monsey, NY 10952
Tel: (914)352-5852
Fax: (914)362-3453

Description:

Independent Jewish, 4-year.

■ YESHIVA GEDOLAH IMREI YOSEF D'SPINKA O-34

1466 56th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11219
Tel: (718)851-8721

Description:

Independent Jewish, 4-year.

■ YESHIVA KARLIN STOLIN RABBINICAL INSTITUTE O-34

1818 Fifty-fourth St.
Brooklyn, NY 11204
Tel: (718)232-7800
Fax: (718)331-4833

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1948. Setting: urban campus. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $130,000. Total enrollment: 53. 33% from top 10% of their high school class, 75% from top quarter, 100% from top half. Full-time: 38 students. Students come from 4 other countries, 8% transferred in. Retention: 70% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. Independent study, co-op programs. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Required: high school transcript, interview. Entrance: very difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Preference given to students from Mesivta Karlin Stolin.

Collegiate Environment:

Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices. 6,000 books. Operations spending for 2004 fiscal year: $15,000. 2 computers available on campus for general student use.

■ YESHIVA AND KOLEL BAIS MEDRASH ELYON J-33

73 Main St.
Monsey, NY 10952
Tel: (845)356-7064

Description:

Independent Jewish, 4-year.

■ YESHIVA OF NITRA RABBINICAL COLLEGE H-36

Pines Bridge Rd.
Mount Kisco, NY 10549
Tel: (718)384-5460

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1946. Setting: small town campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 241. Calendar: semesters.

■ YESHIVA SHAAR HATORAH TALMUDIC RESEARCH INSTITUTE

117-06 84th Ave.
Kew Gardens, NY 11418-1469
Tel: (718)846-1940

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1976. Calendar: semesters.

■ YESHIVA SHAAREI TORAH OF ROCKLAND I-32

91 West Carlton Rd.
Suffern, NY 10901
Tel: (845)352-3431

Description:

Independent Jewish, 4-year.

■ YESHIVA OF THE TELSHE ALUMNI

4904 Independence Ave.
Riverdale, NY 10471
Tel: (718)601-3523

Description:

Independent Jewish, 4-year.

■ YESHIVA UNIVERSITY N-34

500 West 185th St.
New York, NY 10033-3201
Tel: (212)960-5400
Admissions: (212)960-5277
Fax: (212)960-0086
Web Site: http://www.yu.edu/

Description:

Independent, university, coed. Awards bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees (Yeshiva College and Stern College for Women are coordinate undergraduate colleges of arts and sciences for men and women, respectively. Sy Syms School of Business offers programs at both campuses). Founded 1886. Setting: urban campus. Endowment: $493 million. Research spending for 2004 fiscal year: $102.1 million. Total enrollment: 5,998. 1,768 applied, 78% were admitted. Full-time: 2,778 students, 44% women, 56% men. Part-time: 41 students, 37% women, 63% men. Students come from 31 states and territories, 30 other countries, 1% 25 or older, 1% transferred in. Retention: 85% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, double major, summer session for credit, internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at Fashion Institute of Technology (Stern College students only). Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, 2 recommendations, interview, SAT or ACT. Recommended: SAT Subject Tests. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 2/15. Notification: continuous.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Most popular organizations: dramatics societies, student newspapers, social action groups. Major annual events: Hanukkah Concert, Purim Chagiga, annual dramatics society's production. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. Mendel Gottesman Library plus 6 others with 995,312 books and 9,760 serials. 142 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

See New York University.

■ YESHIVAS NOVOMINSK O-34

1569 47th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11219
Tel: (718)438-2727

Description:

Independent Jewish, 4-year.

■ YESHIVAT MIKDASH MELECH O-34

1326 Ocean Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11230-5601
Tel: (718)339-1090

Description:

Independent Jewish, 4-year, men only. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1972. Total enrollment: 77. Calendar: continuous.

Entrance Requirements:

Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

■ YESHIVATH VIZNITZ J-33

Phyllis Terrace, PO Box 446
Monsey, NY 10952
Tel: (914)356-1010

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1946. Setting: small town campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 372. Calendar: semesters.

■ YESHIVATH ZICHRON MOSHE P-22

Laurel Park Rd.
South Fallsburg, NY 12779
Tel: (914)434-5240

Description:

Independent Jewish, comprehensive, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1969. Setting: 70-acre small town campus. Total enrollment: 130. 38 applied, 37% were admitted. Students come from 4 states and territories, 4 other countries. Core. Calendar: semesters.

Collegiate Environment:

Student services: personal-psychological counseling. On-campus residence required through senior year.

■ YORK COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

94-20 Guy R Brewer Blvd.
Jamaica, NY 11451-0001
Tel: (718)262-2000
Admissions: (718)262-2188
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.york.cuny.edu/

Description:

State and locally supported, 4-year, coed. Part of City University of New York System. Awards bachelor's degrees. Founded 1967. Setting: 50-acre urban campus with easy access to New York City. Total enrollment: 5,900. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 15:1. 6,945 applied, 46% were admitted. Full-time: 3,879 students, 66% women, 34% men. Part-time: 2,021 students, 72% women, 28% men. Students come from 4 states and territories, 100 other countries, 13% from out-of-state, 0.5% Native American, 15% Hispanic, 48% black, 10% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 53% 25 or older, 11% transferred in. Retention: 88% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; psychology; engineering. Core. Calendar: semesters. ESL program, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at other units of the City University of New York System. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Recommended: minimum 3.0 high school GPA. Required for some: minimum 2.5 high school GPA. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $65. State resident tuition: $4000 full-time. Nonresident tuition: $8640 full-time.

Collegiate Environment:

Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper. Most popular organizations: Haitian Students Association, Caribbean Students Association, Haitian Cultural Association, Latin Caucus. Major annual events: Club Fairs, talent shows, ethnic fairs. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling, women's center. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing not available. York College Library plus 1 other with 179,022 books, 157,149 microform titles, 1,962 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 530 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

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ADELPHI UNIVERSITY

One South Ave.
PO Box 701
Garden City, NY 11530-0701
Tel: (516)877-3000
Free: 800-ADE-LPHI
Admissions: (516)877-3050
Fax: (516)877-3039
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.adelphi.edu/
President/CEO: Robert A. Scott
Registrar: Ellen Deluna
Admissions: Christine Murphy
Type: University Sex: Coed Scores: 99.9% SAT V 400+; 99.9% SAT M 400+; 51.6% ACT 18-23; 40.6% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 68 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Action; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $35.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted. For for adult students in the ABLE program: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $28,910 includes full-time tuition ($18,620), mandatory fees ($1100), and college room and board ($9190). College room only: $5990. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course level, location, and program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $600 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $550 per year. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course level, location, and program. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 3,961, PT 797, Grad 3,140 Faculty: FT 257, PT 600 Student-Faculty Ratio: 11:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 66 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 24 Library Holdings: 631,023 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Air Force Professional Accreditation: AACN, APA, ASLHA, CSWE, NCATE, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Golf M; Lacrosse M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W

ADIRONDACK COMMUNITY COLLEGE

640 Bay Rd.
Queensbury, NY 12804
Tel: (518)743-2200
Admissions: (518)743-2264
Fax: (518)745-1433
Web Site: http://www.sunyacc.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Marshall Bishop
Registrar: Jeanne F. Charpentier
Admissions: Sarah Jane Linehan
Financial Aid: Maureen Reilly
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System Admission Plans: Open Admission; Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Faculty: FT 100, PT 144 Student-Faculty Ratio: 20:1 Library Holdings: 65,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 64 credit hours, Associates Professional Accreditation: AHIMA, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Bowling M & W; Golf M; Skiing (Cross-Country) M & W; Skiing (Downhill) M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball W

ALBANY COLLEGE OF PHARMACY OF UNION UNIVERSITY

106 New Scotland Ave.
Albany, NY 12208-3425
Tel: (518)445-7200; 888-203-8010
Admissions: (518)445-7221
Fax: (518)445-7202
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.acp.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. James J. Gozzo
Registrar: Janis Fisher
Admissions: Carly Connors
Financial Aid: Tiffany Gutierrez
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: Part of Union University (Albany Law School, Albany Medical College, Union College, NY) Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400+; 24% ACT 18-23; 66% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 58 Admission Plans: Early Decision Plan Application Deadline: February 01 Application Fee: $75.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $75. Comprehensive fee: $24,870 includes full-time tuition ($18,300), mandatory fees ($470), and college room and board ($6100). Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $610 per credit. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 856 Faculty: FT 63, PT 6 Student-Faculty Ratio: 14:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 85 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 30 Library Holdings: 16,124 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 131 semester hours, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Air Force Professional Accreditation: ACPhE, ASC Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Soccer M & W

ALFRED UNIVERSITY

One Saxon Dr.
Alfred, NY 14802-1205
Tel: (607)871-2111
Free: 800-541-9229
Admissions: (607)871-2115
Fax: (607)871-2198
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.alfred.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Charles Edmondson
Registrar: Lawrence Casey
Admissions: Jeremy Spencer
Financial Aid: Earl E. Pierce, Jr.
Type: University Sex: Coed Scores: 99% SAT V 400+; 99% SAT M 400+; 48% ACT 18-23; 45% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 77 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: February 01 Application Fee: $40.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $30,706 includes full-time tuition ($20,150), mandatory fees ($810), and college room and board ($9746). College room only: $5076. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to student level. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $658 per credit hour. Part-time tuition varies according to course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,863, PT 98, Grad 274 Faculty: FT 165, PT 40 Student-Faculty Ratio: 12:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 82 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 67 Library Holdings: 288,137 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 124 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: AACSB, ABET, APA, NASAD Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Equestrian Sports M & W; Football M; Lacrosse M & W; Skiing (Cross-Country) M & W; Skiing (Downhill) M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W

AMERICAN ACADEMY OF DRAMATIC ARTS

120 Madison Ave.
New York, NY 10016-7004
Tel: (212)686-9244
Free: 800-463-8990
Web Site: http://www.aada.org/
President/CEO: Roger Croucher
Registrar: Gary Glazer
Admissions: Karen Higginbotham
Financial Aid: Roberto Lopez
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed % Accepted: 38 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Tuition: $16,900 full-time. Mandatory fees: $500 full-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Continuous, Summer Session Not available Enrollment: FT 220 Faculty: FT 7, PT 19 Student-Faculty Ratio: 16:1 Library Holdings: 7,467 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 70 units, Associates Professional Accreditation: NAST, NYSBR

AMERICAN ACADEMY MCALLISTER INSTITUTE OF FUNERAL SERVICE

450 West 56th St.

New York, NY 10019-3602
Tel: (212)757-1190
Admissions: (212)220-4275
Fax: (212)765-5923
Web Site: http://www.a-a-m-i.org/
President/CEO: Meg Dunn
Registrar: Kerrian Williams
Admissions: Norman Provost
Financial Aid: Theresa Powell
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Admission Plans: Open Admission; Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Fee: $35.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Not available Enrollment: FT 130 Faculty: FT 2, PT 18 Student-Faculty Ratio: 25:1 Library Holdings: 1,672 Credit Hours For Degree: 74 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: ABFSE

THE ART INSTITUTE OF NEW YORK CITY

75 Varick St., 16th Floor
New York, NY 10013
Tel: (212)226-5500
Free: 800-654-2433
Fax: (212)226-5644
Web Site: http://www.ainyc.aii.edu/
President/CEO: Michael R. Iannacone
Registrar: Charles Evans
Admissions: Lauren Malone
Financial Aid: Georgia Mattinson
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: Education Management Corporation Admission Plans: Open Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Tuition: $431 per credit part-time. Part-time tuition varies according to course load and degree level. Contact school directly as tuition and fees vary according to program. Tuition guaranteed not to increase for student's term of enrollment. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Quarter, Summer Session Available Faculty: FT 79, PT 19 Student-Faculty Ratio: 16:1 Credit Hours For Degree: 90 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: ACICS, ACF

ASA INSTITUTE, THE COLLEGE OF ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY

151 Lawrence St., 2nd Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Tel: (718)522-9073
Admissions: (718)534-0773
Fax: (718)834-0835
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.asa-institute.com/
President/CEO: Alex Shchegol
Admissions: Alice Perez
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Calendar System: Semester Professional Accreditation: ACICS, AAMAE

BARD COLLEGE

PO Box 5000
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY 12504
Tel: (845)758-6822
Admissions: (845)758-7472
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.bard.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Leon Botstein
Registrar: Peter Gadsby
Admissions: Mary Inga Backlund
Financial Aid: Denise Ackerman
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 32 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Action; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: January 15 Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $43,930 includes full-time tuition ($34,080) and college room and board ($9850). College room only: $4950. Part-time tuition: $1066 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $351 per term. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Not available Enrollment: FT 1,521, PT 64, Grad 273 Faculty: FT 130, PT 100 Student-Faculty Ratio: 9:1 % Receiving Financial Aid: 59 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 80 Library Holdings: 350,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates; 124 credits, Bachelors Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Soccer M & W; Squash M; Tennis M & W; Volleyball M & W

BARNARD COLLEGE

3009 Broadway
New York, NY 10027-6598
Tel: (212)854-5262
Admissions: (212)854-2014
Fax: (212)854-6220
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.barnard.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Judith R. Shapiro
Registrar: Constance A. Brown
Admissions: Jennifer Gill Fondiller
Financial Aid: Susan Lee
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Women Affiliation: Columbia University Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400+; 9% ACT 18-23; 56% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 27 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: January 01 Application Fee: $45.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Application fee: $45. Comprehensive fee: $41,802 includes full-time tuition ($29,364), mandatory fees ($1312), and college room and board ($11,126). College room only: $6764. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $980 per credit. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Not available Enrollment: FT 2,296, PT 60 Faculty: FT 193, PT 126 Student-Faculty Ratio: 10:1 Exams: SAT I and SAT II or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 43 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 90 Library Holdings: 204,906 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 122 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: NASD Intercollegiate Athletics: Archery W; Basketball W; Crew W; Cross-Country Running W; Equestrian Sports W; Fencing W; Field Hockey W; Golf W; Ice Hockey W; Lacrosse W; Rugby W; Sailing W; Skiing (Downhill) W; Soccer W; Softball W; Squash W; Swimming and Diving W; Tennis W; Track and Field W; Volleyball W

BEIS MEDRASH HEICHAL DOVID

257 Beach 17th St.
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Tel: (718)868-2300
Fax: (718)868-0517
Type: Four-Year College Professional Accreditation: AARTS

BERKELEY COLLEGE-NEW YORK CITY CAMPUS

3 East 43rd St.
New York, NY 10017-4604
Tel: (212)986-4343
Free: 800-446-5400
Fax: (212)697-3371
Web Site: http://www.berkeleycollege.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Mildred Garcia
Registrar: Kristin Rowe
Admissions: Christine G. Richard
Financial Aid: Janet Solomon
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed % Accepted: 73 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Tuition: $16,950 full-time. Mandatory fees: $750 full-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Quarter, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 2,138, PT 183 Faculty: FT 40, PT 100 Student-Faculty Ratio: 26:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT Library Holdings: 13,164 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 90 quarter hour, Associates; 180 quarter hour, Bachelors

BERKELEY COLLEGE-WESTCHESTER CAMPUS

99 Church St.
White Plains, NY 10601
Tel: (914)694-1122
Free: 800-446-5400
Fax: (914)694-5832
Web Site: http://www.berkeleycollege.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Mildred Garcia
Registrar: Tia DeLouise
Admissions: Christine G. Richard
Financial Aid: Marilyn Stamas
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $26,700 includes full-time tuition ($16,950), mandatory fees ($750), and college room and board ($9000). Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Quarter, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 564, PT 46 Faculty: FT 17, PT 25 Student-Faculty Ratio: 22:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 10 Library Holdings: 9,526 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 90 quarter hours, Associates; 180 quarter hours, Bachelors

BERNARD M. BARUCH COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

1 Bernard Baruch Way
New York, NY 10010-5585
Tel: (646)312-1000
Admissions: (212)312-1400
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.baruch.cuny.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Kathleen Waldron
Registrar: Thomas McCarthy
Admissions: James F. Murphy
Financial Aid: James Murphy
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: City University of New York System % Accepted: 33 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Action; Early Decision Plan Application Deadline: February 01 Application Fee: $65.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $65. State resident tuition: $4000 full-time, $170 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $8640 full-time, $360 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $320 full-time, $80 per term part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 9,753, PT 3,091, Grad 2,912 Faculty: FT 473, PT 452 Student-Faculty Ratio: 20:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 82 Library Holdings: 297,959 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 124 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: AACSB, ACEHSA, NASPAA Intercollegiate Athletics: Archery M & W; Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cheerleading W; Cross-Country Running W; Soccer M; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball M & W; Water Polo M & W

BETH HAMEDRASH SHAAREI YOSHER INSTITUTE

4102-10 Sixteenth Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11204
Tel: (718)854-2290
President/CEO: Rabbi Yosef Rosenblum
Registrar: Rabbi Nusyn Erlich
Admissions: Menachem Steinberg
Financial Aid: Rabbi Menachem Steinberg
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Calendar System: Semester Professional Accreditation: AARTS

BETH HATALMUD RABBINICAL COLLEGE

2127 Eighty-second St.
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Tel: (718)259-2525
President/CEO: Rabbi I. Perkowsky
Admissions: Rabbi Osina
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Calendar System: Semester Professional Accreditation: AARTS

BORICUA COLLEGE

3755 Broadway
New York, NY 10032-1560
Tel: (212)694-1000
Web Site: http://www.boricuacollege.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Victor G. Alicea
Registrar: Dr. Mercedes Alicea
Admissions: Dr. Mercedes Alicea
Financial Aid: Rosalia Cruz
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Fee: $25.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $25. Tuition: $9000 full-time. Mandatory fees: $50 full-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Miscellaneous, Summer Session Available Faculty: FT 51, PT 65 Student-Faculty Ratio: 20:1 Exams: Other Library Holdings: 112,600 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates; 124 credits, Bachelors

BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

199 Chambers St.

New York, NY 10007-1097
Tel: (212)346-8000
Admissions: (212)220-1265
Fax: (212)346-8816
Web Site: http://www.bmcc.cuny.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Antonio Perez
Registrar: Gregory Wist
Admissions: Eugenio Barrios
Financial Aid: Howard Entin
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: City University of New York System Scores: 47% SAT V 400+; 48% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 89 Admission Plans: Open Admission; Preferred Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $65.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted. For applicants 21 or over who are on the 24 College Credit Plan: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Application fee: $65. State resident tuition: $2800 full-time, $120 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $4560 full-time, $190 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $268 full-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 10,809, PT 7,967 Faculty: FT 378, PT 697 Student-Faculty Ratio: 22:1 Library Holdings: 101,869 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: AHIMA, CARC, JRCEMT, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Soccer M

BRAMSON ORT COLLEGE

69-30 Austin St.
Forest Hills, NY 11375-4239
Tel: (718)261-5800
Web Site: http://www.bramsonort.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Alan Stein
Registrar: Mitra Soleymani
Admissions: Rita Baskin
Financial Aid: Angelina Marra
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Admission Plans: Open Admission; Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Faculty: FT 32, PT 48 Library Holdings: 8,000 Credit Hours For Degree: 62 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: NYSBR

BRIARCLIFFE COLLEGE

1055 Stewart Ave.
Bethpage, NY 11714
Tel: (516)918-3600
Admissions: (516)918-3705
Fax: (516)470-6020
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.briarcliffe.edu/
President/CEO: Neal Raisman, PhD
Registrar: Francine Byrnes
Admissions: Theresa Donohue
Financial Aid: Roseangela Dempster
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: Career Education Corporation Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $35.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $23,730 includes full-time tuition ($14,592), mandatory fees ($1200), and college room and board ($7938). Part-time tuition: $608 per credit. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 2,373, PT 636 Faculty: FT 61, PT 128 Student-Faculty Ratio: 16:1 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 4 Library Holdings: 11,834 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates; 120 credits, Bachelors Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Bowling M & W; Lacrosse M; Soccer W; Softball W; Track and Field M & W

BRONX COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

University Ave. & West 181st St.
Bronx, NY 10453
Tel: (718)289-5100
Admissions: (718)289-5888
Web Site: http://www.bcc.cuny.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Carolyn Grubbs Williams
Admissions: Alba Cancetty
Financial Aid: Orlando Lopez
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: City University of New York System % Accepted: 98 Admission Plans: Open Admission Application Deadline: July 01 Application Fee: $65.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $65. State resident tuition: $2800 full-time, $120 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $4560 full-time, $190 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $284 full-time, $90 per term part-time. Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 5,088, PT 3,382 Faculty: FT 265, PT 282 Student-Faculty Ratio: 15:1 Library Holdings: 75,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: ABET, ACBSP, JRCERT, JRCNMT, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Soccer M; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W; Wrestling M

BROOKLYN COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

2900 Bedford Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11210-2889
Tel: (718)951-5000
Admissions: (718)951-5001
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.brooklyn.cuny.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Christoph M. Kimmich
Registrar: Joan Antonicelli
Admissions: Marianne Booufall-Tynan
Financial Aid: Sherwood Johnson
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: City University of New York System Scores: 90% SAT V 400+; 97% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 33 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $65.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $65. State resident tuition: $4000 full-time, $170 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $8640 full-time, $360 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $375 full-time, $139.05 per term part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 8,109, PT 3,255, Grad 3,917 Faculty: FT 517, PT 586 Student-Faculty Ratio: 15:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT, SAT II % Receiving Financial Aid: 77 Library Holdings: 1,305,602 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: ADtA, ASLHA, CEPH, NCATE Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Soccer M; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball M & W

BROOME COMMUNITY COLLEGE

PO Box 1017
Binghamton, NY 13902-1017
Tel: (607)778-5000
Admissions: (607)778-5001
Web Site: http://www.sunybroome.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Laurence D. Spraggs
Registrar: Wilbert E. Corprew
Admissions: Anthony Fiorelli
Financial Aid: Doug Lukasik
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System % Accepted: 52 Admission Plans: Open Admission; Preferred Admission; Early Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $0.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $0. One-time mandatory fee: $45. State resident tuition: $2814 full-time, $118 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5628 full-time, $236 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $267 full-time, $5 per credit hour part-time, $29 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and location. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and location. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 3,946, PT 2,285 Faculty: FT 145, PT 254 Student-Faculty Ratio: 21:1 Library Holdings: 60,518 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 62 credit hours, Associates Professional Accreditation: ABET, AAMAE, ADA, AHIMA, APTA, JRCERT, NAACLS, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Golf M; Ice Hockey M; Lacrosse M; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball W

BRYANT AND STRATTON COLLEGE (ALBANY)

1259 Central Ave.
Albany, NY 12205-5230
Tel: (518)437-1802
Fax: (518)437-1048
Web Site: http://www.bryantstratton.edu/
President/CEO: Michael Gutierrez
Admissions: Robert Ferrell
Financial Aid: Steve Kudzin
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: Bryant and Stratton College, Inc Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted. For applicants 19 or over who meet entrance testing requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Tuition: $18,675 full-time, $415 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $25 full-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Part-time tuition varies according to course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 354, PT 116 Faculty: FT 12, PT 33 Exams: Other, SAT I or ACT Library Holdings: 3,500 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credit hours, Associates Professional Accreditation: AAMAE, NYSBR

BRYANT AND STRATTON COLLEGE, AMHERST CAMPUS

Audubon Business Center, 40 Hazelwood Dr.
Amherst, NY 14228
Tel: (716)691-0012
Fax: (716)691-6716
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.bryantstratton.edu/
President/CEO: John Staschak
Registrar: Dorothy M. Attard
Admissions: Mary Zachary
Financial Aid: Robert Kociecki
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: Bryant and Stratton College % Accepted: 79 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling H.S. Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Tuition: $18,675 full-time, $415 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $25 full-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to class time and course load. Part-time tuition varies according to class time and course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Trimester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 240, PT 163 Faculty: FT 8, PT 27 Exams: Other, SAT I or ACT Library Holdings: 4,500 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates; 120 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: NYSBR

BRYANT AND STRATTON COLLEGE, BUFFALO CAMPUS

465 Main St.
Ste. 400 Buffalo, NY 14203
Tel: (716)884-9120
Web Site: http://www.bryantstratton.edu/
President/CEO: John Staschak
Registrar: Dorothy Attard
Admissions: Phil Strubel
Financial Aid: Luanne Brown
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: Bryant and Stratton College % Accepted: 75 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling H.S. Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Tuition: $18,675 full-time, $415 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $25 full-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to class time and course load. Part-time tuition varies according to course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Trimester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 495, PT 108 Faculty: FT 10, PT 42 Exams: Other, SAT I or ACT Library Holdings: 30,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: AAMAE, NYSBR

BRYANT AND STRATTON COLLEGE, LACKAWANNA CAMPUS

1214 Abbott Rd.
Lackawanna, NY 14218-1989
Tel: (716)821-9331
Admissions: (716)677-9500
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.bryantstratton.edu/
President/CEO: John Staschak
Registrar: Dorothy Attard
Admissions: Paul Kehr
Financial Aid: Carrie McCooey
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: Bryant and Stratton College % Accepted: 73 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling H.S. Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Tuition: $18,675 full-time, $415 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $25 full-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Part-time tuition varies according to course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Trimester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 189, PT 80 Faculty: FT 7, PT 26 Exams: Other, SAT I or ACT Library Holdings: 1,402 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: NYSBR

BRYANT AND STRATTON COLLEGE, NORTH CAMPUS

8687 Carling Rd.
Liverpool, NY 13090-1315
Tel: (315)652-6500
Web Site: http://www.bryantstratton.edu/
President/CEO: Susan Cumoletti
Admissions: Susan Cumoletti
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: Bryant and Stratton Business Institute, Inc Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Fee: $25.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted. For applicants 19 or older who meet entrance-testing requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 324, PT 33 Faculty: FT 7, PT 24 Student-Faculty Ratio: 14:1 Exams: Other Library Holdings: 1,936 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 64 semester hours, Associates Professional Accreditation: NYSBR Intercollegiate Athletics: Soccer M & W

BRYANT AND STRATTON COLLEGE (ROCHESTER-GREECE CAMPUS)

150 Bellwood Dr.
Rochester, NY 14606
Tel: (585)720-0660
Fax: (585)720-9226
Web Site: http://www.bryantstratton.edu/
President/CEO: Anne L. Loria
Admissions: Maria Scalise
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: Bryant and Stratton College Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted. For applicants 19 or older who meet entrance testing requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Tuition: $18,675 full-time, $415 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $25 full-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 152, PT 42 Faculty: FT 2, PT 29 Exams: Other, SAT I or ACT Library Holdings: 250 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 semester hours, Associates Professional Accreditation: AAMAE, NYSBR

BRYANT AND STRATTON COLLEGE (ROCHESTER-HENRIETTA CAMPUS)

1225 Jefferson Rd.
Rochester, NY 14623-3136
Tel: (585)292-5627
Fax: (585)292-6015
Web Site: http://www.bryantstratton.edu/
President/CEO: Anne Loria
Admissions: Maria Scalise
Financial Aid: Margaret Modzel
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: Bryant and Stratton College Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted. For applicants 19 or older who meet entrance testing requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Tuition: $18,675 full-time, $415 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $25 full-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 238, PT 59 Faculty: FT 16, PT 43 Student-Faculty Ratio: 10:1 Exams: Other, SAT I or ACT Library Holdings: 250 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 semester hours, Associates Professional Accreditation: AAMAE, NYSBR

BRYANT AND STRATTON COLLEGE (SYRACUSE)

953 James St.
Syracuse, NY 13203-2502
Tel: (315)472-6603
Fax: (315)474-4383
Web Site: http://www.bryantstratton.edu/
President/CEO: Michael Sattler
Admissions: Dawn Rajkowski
Financial Aid: Mary Clifton
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: Bryant and Stratton Business Institute, Inc Application Deadline: Rolling H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted. For applicants 19 or older who meet entrance testing requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Tuition: $18,675 full-time, $415 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $25 full-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 494, PT 142 Faculty: FT 15, PT 36 Exams: Other, SAT I or ACT % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 26 Library Holdings: 1,325 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 68 semester hours, Associates Professional Accreditation: AAMAE, NYSBR Intercollegiate Athletics: Soccer M & W

BUFFALO STATE COLLEGE, STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

1300 Elmwood Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14222-1095
Tel: (716)878-4000
Admissions: (716)878-5519
Fax: (716)878-6100
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.buffalostate.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Muriel A. Howard
Registrar: Mark Bausili
Admissions: Lesa Loritts
Financial Aid: Kent McGowan
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Scores: 95.8% SAT V 400+; 97.7% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 44 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $30. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per semester hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per semester hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $881 full-time, $36.60 per credit hour part-time. College room and board: $6672. College room only: $4136. Room and board charges vary according to board plan, housing facility, and student level. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 7,818, PT 1,192, Grad 2,046 Faculty: FT 393, PT 322 Student-Faculty Ratio: 17:1 Exams: SAT I and SAT II or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 67 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 21 Library Holdings: 489,069 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 123 semester hours, Bachelors ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: ABET, ADtA, ASLHA, CSWE, FIDER, NCATE Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Bowling M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Fencing M; Football M; Ice Hockey M & W; Lacrosse M & W; Rugby M; Skiing (Cross-Country) M & W; Skiing (Downhill) M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball M & W

BUSINESS INFORMATICS CENTER, INC.

134 South Central Ave.
Valley Stream, NY 11580-5431
Tel: (516)561-0050
Fax: (516)561-0074 President/CEO: Joseph Brown
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Professional Accreditation: ACCSCT

CANISIUS COLLEGE

2001 Main St.
Buffalo, NY 14208-1098
Tel: (716)883-7000
Free: 800-843-1517
Admissions: (716)888-2200
Fax: (716)888-2377
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.canisius.edu/
President/CEO: Rev. Vincent M. Cooke, SJ
Registrar: Blair Foster
Admissions: Ann Marie Moscovic
Financial Aid: Curtis C. Gaume
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: Roman Catholic (Jesuit) Scores: 99.71% SAT V 400+; 99.57% SAT M 400+; 49.6% ACT 18-23; 40.48% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 72 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: May 01 Application Fee: $40.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $32,257 includes full-time tuition ($22,370), mandatory fees ($927), and college room and board ($8960). College room only: $5250. Room and board charges vary according to board plan, housing facility, and student level. Part-time tuition: $638 per credit hour. Part-time mandatory fees: $20.50 per credit, $18 per term. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 3,310, PT 281, Grad 1,388 Faculty: FT 215, PT 316 Student-Faculty Ratio: 13:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 76 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 41 Library Holdings: 328,278 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credit hours, Bachelors ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: AACSB, JRCEPAT, NCATE Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Golf M; Ice Hockey M; Lacrosse M & W; Rugby M; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Volleyball M & W

CAYUGA COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE

197 Franklin St.
Auburn, NY 13021-3099
Tel: (315)255-1743
Web Site: http://www.cayuga-cc.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Dennis Golladay
Registrar: Linda E. Szczepanski
Admissions: Bruce M. Blodgett
Financial Aid: Judith G. Miladin
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System Scores: 75% SAT V 400+; 87% SAT M 400 + Admission Plans: Open Admission; Deferred Admission Application Fee: $0.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted. For applicants 19 or over: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $2900 full-time, $105 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5800 full-time, $210 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $311 full-time, $12 per credit part-time, $2 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to class time, course load, and program. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to class time, course load, and program. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 2,220, PT 1,676 Faculty: FT 44, PT 111 Exams: Other, SAT I or ACT Library Holdings: 82,205 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credit hours, Associates Professional Accreditation: NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Lacrosse M & W; Soccer M & W

CAZENOVIA COLLEGE

22 Sullivan St.
Cazenovia, NY 13035-1084
Tel: (315)655-7000
Free: 800-654-3210
Admissions: (315)655-7208
Fax: (315)655-2190
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.cazenovia.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Mark John Tierno
Registrar: Jane Incitti
Admissions: Robert A. Croot
Financial Aid: Robert A. Croot
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Scores: 91.6% SAT V 400+; 87.4% SAT M 400+; 60% ACT 18-23; 15.8% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 82 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $26,450 includes full-time tuition ($18,940) and college room and board ($7510). College room only: $4200. Full-time tuition varies according to course load. Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Part-time tuition: $400 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $100. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to class time and course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 812, PT 312 Faculty: FT 49, PT 90 Student-Faculty Ratio: 14:1 Exams: SAT I and SAT II or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 81 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 81 Library Holdings: 79,920 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates; 120 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Air Force Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Cheerleading M & W; Crew M & W; Cross-Country Running M; Equestrian Sports M & W; Golf M; Lacrosse M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Volleyball W

CENTRAL YESHIVA TOMCHEI TMIMIM-LUBAVITCH

841-853 Ocean Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11230
Tel: (718)434-0784
Admissions: (718)859-7600 President/CEO: Rabbi David Raskin
Registrar: Rabbi Joseph Wilmowsky
Admissions: Moses Gluckowsky
Financial Aid: Rabbi Moshe M. Gluckowsky
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Calendar System: Semester Professional Accreditation: AARTS

CITY COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

138th St. and Convent Ave.
New York, NY 10031-9198
Tel: (212)650-7000
Admissions: (212)650-6977
Fax: (212)650-6417
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.ccny.cuny.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Gregory H. Williams
Registrar: Celia Lloyd
Admissions: Celia Lloyd
Financial Aid: Thelma Mason
Type: University Sex: Coed Affiliation: City University of New York System Scores: 82.4% SAT V 400+; 92.7% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 37 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: March 01 Application Fee: $65.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $65. State resident tuition: $4080 full-time, $170 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $8640 full-time, $360 per credit part-time. Full-time tuition varies according to class time and program. Part-time tuition varies according to class time, course load, and program. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 6,740, PT 2,754, Grad 2,946 Faculty: FT 534, PT 588 Student-Faculty Ratio: 11:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 77 Library Holdings: 1,418,230 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Air Force Professional Accreditation: ABET, APA, ASLA, NCATE Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Fencing W; Lacrosse M; Soccer M; Softball W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W

CLARKSON UNIVERSITY

Potsdam, NY 13699
Tel: (315)268-6400
Free: 800-527-6577
Admissions: (315)268-6463
Fax: (315)268-7647
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.clarkson.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Anthony G. Collins
Registrar: Lynn C. Brown
Admissions: Brian Grant
Financial Aid: Nicole M. Ashley
Type: University Sex: Coed Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400+; 34% ACT 18-23; 56% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 86 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: March 15 Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $34,930 includes full-time tuition ($25,185), mandatory fees ($400), and college room and board ($9345). College room only: $4896. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Room and board charges vary according to housing facility. Part-time tuition: $840 per credit. Part-time tuition varies according to course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 2,633, PT 15, Grad 397 Faculty: FT 170, PT 22 Student-Faculty Ratio: 17:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT, SAT II % Receiving Financial Aid: 75 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 83 Library Holdings: 257,958 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credit hours, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Air Force Professional Accreditation: AACSB, ABET, APTA Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Bowling M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Golf M; Ice Hockey M & W; Lacrosse M & W; Skiing (Cross-Country) M & W; Skiing (Downhill) M & W; Soccer M & W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball M & W

CLINTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE

136 Clinton Point Dr.
Plattsburgh, NY 12901-9573
Tel: (518)562-4200
Free: 800-552-1160
Admissions: (518)562-4170
Fax: (518)562-8621
Web Site: http://clintoncc.suny.edu/
President/CEO: Agnes Pearl
Registrar: Cheryl Stein
Admissions: Karen L. Burnam
Financial Aid: Karen Burnam
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System Admission Plans: Open Admission; Preferred Admission; Deferred Admission Application Fee: $0.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $3020 full-time, $125 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $7550 full-time, $312 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $166 full-time, $5 per credit hour part-time. College room and board: $6340. College room only: $3800. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,259, PT 933 Faculty: FT 49, PT 93 Student-Faculty Ratio: 18:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 6 Library Holdings: 33,862 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: NAACLS, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W

COCHRAN SCHOOL OF NURSING

967 North Broadway
Yonkers, NY 10701
Tel: (914)964-4283
Admissions: (914)964-4296
Web Site: http://www.riversidehealth.org/
President/CEO: James Foy
Registrar: Sandra Sclafani
Admissions: Sandra Sclafani
Financial Aid: Geraldine Owens
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400 + Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Fee: $25.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Not available Enrollment: FT 101, PT 56 Faculty: FT 16, PT 18 Student-Faculty Ratio: 5:1 Exams: Other, SAT I Library Holdings: 4,314 Credit Hours For Degree: 72 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: NYSBR

COLGATE UNIVERSITY

13 Oak Dr.
Hamilton, NY 13346-1386
Tel: (315)228-1000
Admissions: (315)228-7401
Fax: (315)228-7798
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.colgate.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Rebecca S. Chopp
Registrar: Gretchen Herringer
Admissions: Gary L. Ross
Financial Aid: Marcelle M. Tyburski
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400+; 3% ACT 18-23; 27% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 27 Admission Plans: Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: January 15 Application Fee: $55.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $55. Comprehensive fee: $41,170 includes full-time tuition ($32,885), mandatory fees ($220), and college room and board ($8065). College room only: $3895. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $4111 per course. Part-time tuition varies according to course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Not available Enrollment: FT 2,747, PT 24, Grad 8 Faculty: FT 245, PT 70 Student-Faculty Ratio: 10:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 44 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 90 Library Holdings: 1,167,084 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 32 courses, Bachelors ROTC: Army Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cheerleading M & W; Crew M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Equestrian Sports M & W; Fencing M & W; Field Hockey W; Football M; Golf M & W; Ice Hockey M & W; Lacrosse M & W; Rugby M & W; Sailing M & W; Skiing (Downhill) M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Squash M & W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Table Tennis M & W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball M & W; Water Polo M & W; Wrestling M & W

COLLEGE OF MOUNT SAINT VINCENT

6301 Riverdale Ave.
Riverdale, NY 10471-1093
Tel: (718)405-3200
Free: 800-665-CMSV
Admissions: (718)405-3268
Fax: (718)549-7945
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.mountsaintvincent.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Charles L. Flynn, Jr.
Registrar: Jeanette Pichardo
Admissions: Timothy Nash
Financial Aid: Monica Simotas
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: Manhattan College Scores: 95% SAT V 400+; 96% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 69 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $35.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $30,050 includes full-time tuition ($21,000), mandatory fees ($550), and college room and board ($8500). Part-time tuition: $685 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $75 per term. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,249, PT 278, Grad 328 Faculty: FT 77, PT 84 Student-Faculty Ratio: 14:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 71 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 46 Library Holdings: 160,696 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 62 credits, Associates; 121 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Air Force Professional Accreditation: AACN, ACBSP Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cheerleading W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Lacrosse M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field W; Volleyball M & W

THE COLLEGE OF NEW ROCHELLE

29 Castle Place
New Rochelle, NY 10805-2308
Tel: (914)654-5000
Free: 800-933-5923
Admissions: (914)654-5452
Fax: (914)654-5554
Web Site: http://cnr.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Stephen J. Sweeny
Admissions: Stephanie Decker
Financial Aid: Robin Marshall
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 95% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 50 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $20.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $20. Comprehensive fee: $28,476 includes full-time tuition ($20,246), mandatory fees ($350), and college room and board ($7880). Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program. Room and board charges vary according to housing facility. Part-time tuition: $682 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $60 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 710, PT 396, Grad 1,200 Faculty: FT 85, PT 134 Student-Faculty Ratio: 8:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 98 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 37 Library Holdings: 220,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: AACN, CSWE, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball W; Cross-Country Running W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving W; Tennis W; Volleyball W

THE COLLEGE OF SAINT ROSE

432 Western Ave.
Albany, NY 12203-1419
Tel: (518)454-5111
Free: 800-637-8556
Admissions: (518)454-5150
Fax: (518)451-2013
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.strose.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. R. Mark Sullivan
Registrar: Judith Kelly
Admissions: Mary Grondahl
Financial Aid: James Vallee
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400+; 60% ACT 18-23; 32% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 71 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: February 01 Application Fee: $35.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $25,770 includes full-time tuition ($17,368), mandatory fees ($586), and college room and board ($7816). College room only: $3684. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Part-time tuition: $578 per credit hour. Part-time tuition varies according to class time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 2,795, PT 283, Grad 2,071 Faculty: FT 175, PT 306 Student-Faculty Ratio: 15:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 77 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 30 Library Holdings: 205,938 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 122 credit hours, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: ASLHA, ACBSP, CSWE, NASAD, NASM, NCATE Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Volleyball W

COLLEGE OF STATEN ISLAND OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

2800 Victory Blvd.
Staten Island, NY 10314-6600
Tel: (718)982-2000
Admissions: (718)982-2011
Fax: (718)982-2500
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.csi.cuny.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Marlene Springer
Registrar: Alan Hoffner
Admissions: Mary-Beth Riley
Financial Aid: Sherman Whipkey
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: City University of New York System Scores: 91.6% SAT V 400+; 97.06% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 99 Admission Plans: Open Admission; Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $65.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $65. State resident tuition: $4000 full-time, $250 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $8640 full-time, $530 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $328 full-time, $90.35 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 7,293, PT 3,627, Grad 1,163 Faculty: FT 330, PT 512 Student-Faculty Ratio: 17:1 Exams: SAT II % Receiving Financial Aid: 52 Library Holdings: 220,025 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates; 120 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: ABET, APTA, NCATE, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball W

THE COLLEGE OF WESTCHESTER

325 Central Ave., PO Box 710
White Plains, NY 10602
Tel: (914)948-4442
Free: 800-333-4924
Fax: (914)948-5441
Web Site: http://www.cw.edu/
President/CEO: Nancy Poli
Registrar: Julie Schuler
Admissions: Dale T. Smith
Financial Aid: Marie Bonafonte
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $40.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $40. Tuition: $18,315 full-time, $385 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $795 full-time, $200 per term part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Quarter, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 829, PT 210 Faculty: FT 25, PT 57 Student-Faculty Ratio: 15:1 Exams: SAT I Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates

COLUMBIA COLLEGE

116th St. and Broadway
New York, NY 10027
Tel: (212)854-1754
Admissions: (212)854-2522
Fax: (212)854-1209
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.college.columbia.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Austin E. Quigley
Registrar: John Lenzi
Admissions: Jessica Marinaccio
Financial Aid: Constantino Colombo
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: Columbia University Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400+; 5.17% ACT 18-23; 39.35% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 11 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: January 02 Application Fee: $65.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $65. Comprehensive fee: $42,584 includes full-time tuition ($31,924), mandatory fees ($1322), and college room and board ($9338). College room only: $5448. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 4,225 Faculty: FT 727, PT 0 Student-Faculty Ratio: 6:1 Exams: SAT I and SAT II or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 47 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 96 Library Holdings: 7,200,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 124 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Navy, Air Force Professional Accreditation: ADA Intercollegiate Athletics: Archery M & W; Badminton M & W; Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Crew M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Fencing M & W; Field Hockey W; Football M; Golf M; Ice Hockey M; Lacrosse M & W; Racquetball M & W; Riflery M & W; Rugby M & W; Skiing (Cross-Country) M & W; Skiing (Downhill) M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Squash M & W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Table Tennis M & W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Ultimate Frisbee M & W; Volleyball M & W; Water Polo M & W; Wrestling M

COLUMBIA-GREENE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

4400 Route 23
Hudson, NY 12534-0327
Tel: (518)828-4181
Fax: (518)828-8543
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.sunycgcc.edu/
President/CEO: James Campion
Registrar: Patricia Hallenbeck
Admissions: Patricia Hallenbeck
Financial Aid: Earl Tretheway
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System Admission Plans: Open Admission; Preferred Admission; Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 938, PT 777 Faculty: FT 48, PT 59 Student-Faculty Ratio: 18:1 Exams: Other, SAT I or ACT Library Holdings: 52,484 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 62 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M; Soccer M & W; Softball W

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY, SCHOOL OF GENERAL STUDIES

2970 Broadway
New York, NY 10027-6939
Tel: (212)854-2772
Free: 800-895-1169
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.gs.columbia.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Peter Joseph Awn
Admissions: Curtis M. Rodgers
Financial Aid: Skip Bailey
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: Columbia University % Accepted: 48 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: July 01 Application Fee: $65.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $65. Comprehensive fee: $40,716 includes full-time tuition ($30,900), mandatory fees ($1276), and college room and board ($8540). College room only: $5450. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Room and board charges vary according to housing facility. Part-time tuition: $1030 per credit. Part-time tuition varies according to course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 647, PT 499 Faculty: FT 727, PT 0 Student-Faculty Ratio: 7:1 Exams: Other, SAT I or ACT, SAT II Library Holdings: 5,600,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 124 credits, Bachelors Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Crew M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Fencing M & W; Field Hockey W; Football M; Golf M; Gymnastics W; Soccer M & W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W; Wrestling M

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY, THE FU FOUNDATION SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING AND APPLIED SCIENCE

500 West 120th St.
New York, NY 10027
Tel: (212)854-1754
Admissions: (212)854-2522
Fax: (212)854-1209
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.engineering.columbia.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Zvi Galil
Admissions: Jessica Marinaccio
Financial Aid: David Charlow
Type: University Sex: Coed Affiliation: Columbia University Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400+; 19.45% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 45 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: January 02 Application Fee: $65.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $65. Comprehensive fee: $42,584 includes full-time tuition ($31,924), mandatory fees ($1322), and college room and board ($9338). College room only: $5448. Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,436 Faculty: FT 137, PT 0 Student-Faculty Ratio: 10:1 Exams: SAT I and SAT II or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 57 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 99 Library Holdings: 7,200,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 128 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Navy, Air Force Professional Accreditation: ABET Intercollegiate Athletics: Archery M & W; Badminton M & W; Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Crew M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Fencing M & W; Field Hockey W; Football M; Golf M; Ice Hockey M; Lacrosse M & W; Riflery M & W; Rugby M & W; Skiing (Cross-Country) M & W; Skiing (Downhill) M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Squash M & W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Table Tennis M & W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball M & W; Water Polo M & W; Wrestling M

CONCORDIA COLLEGE

171 White Plains Rd.
Bronxville, NY 10708-1998
Tel: (914)337-9300
Free: 800-YES-COLLEGE
Fax: (914)395-4500
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.concordia-ny.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Viji D. George
Registrar: Mark Blanco
Admissions: Donna J. Hoyt
Financial Aid: Kenneth Fick
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: Lutheran; Concordia University System Scores: 85% SAT V 400+; 81% SAT M 400+; 55% ACT 18-23 % Accepted: 66 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Action; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: March 15 Application Fee: $40.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $28,640 includes full-time tuition ($19,800), mandatory fees ($900), and college room and board ($7940). College room only: $4400. Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Part-time tuition: $528 per credit hour. Part-time tuition varies according to course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Not available Enrollment: FT 592, PT 57 Faculty: FT 25, PT 49 Student-Faculty Ratio: 16:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 68 Library Holdings: 71,500 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 62 credit hours, Associates; 122 credit hours, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: CSWE Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball W

COOPER UNION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF SCIENCE AND ART

30 Cooper Square
New York, NY 10003-7120
Tel: (212)353-4100
Admissions: (212)353-4120
Fax: (212)353-4343
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.cooper.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. George Campbell
Registrar: Richard Bory
Admissions: Mitchell L. Lipton
Financial Aid: Mary Ruokonen
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 99% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 13 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: January 01 Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. One-time mandatory fee: $150. Comprehensive fee: $14,860 includes full-time tuition ($0), mandatory fees ($1500), and college room and board ($13,360). College room only: $9360. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 943, PT 6, Grad 54 Faculty: FT 52, PT 163 Student-Faculty Ratio: 7:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT, SAT II % Receiving Financial Aid: 33 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 19 Library Holdings: 97,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 128 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: ABET, NASAD Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M; Soccer M; Table Tennis M & W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball M & W

CORNELL UNIVERSITY

Ithaca, NY 14853-0001
Tel: (607)255-2000
Admissions: (607)255-3316
Fax: (607)255-0659
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://5976
President/CEO: Hunter R. Rawlings, III
Registrar: David S. Yeh
Admissions: Doris Davis
Financial Aid: Donald A. Saleh
Type: University Sex: Coed Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400+; 4% ACT 18-23; 38% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 27 Admission Plans: Preferred Admission; Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: January 01 Application Fee: $65.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Application fee: $65. Comprehensive fee: $41,717 includes full-time tuition ($31,300), mandatory fees ($167), and college room and board ($10,250). College room only: $6080. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 13,515, Grad 5,028 Faculty: FT 1,675, PT 169 Student-Faculty Ratio: 9:1 Exams: SAT I and SAT II or ACT, SAT II % Receiving Financial Aid: 47 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 44 Library Holdings: 7,200,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credit hours, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Air Force Professional Accreditation: AACSB, ABET, ACEHSA, AAFCS, ABA, ADtA, ACSP, ASLA, AVMA, AALS, FIDER Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Crew M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Equestrian Sports W; Fencing W; Field Hockey W; Football M; Golf M; Gymnastics W; Ice Hockey M & W; Lacrosse M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Squash M & W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W; Wrestling M

CORNING COMMUNITY COLLEGE

One Academic Dr.
Corning, NY 14830-3297
Tel: (607)962-9011
Admissions: (607)962-9427
Fax: (607)962-9456
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.corning-cc.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Floyd F. Amann
Registrar: Donna Hastings
Admissions: Karen McCarthy
Financial Aid: Donna Hastings
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System % Accepted: 98 Admission Plans: Open Admission; Preferred Admission; Early Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $25.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted. For some adult applicants: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Application fee: $25. State resident tuition: $3100 full-time, $128 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $6200 full-time, $258 per credit part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 2,638, PT 2,672 Faculty: FT 98, PT 160 Student-Faculty Ratio: 18:1 Library Holdings: 71,233 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 62 credit hours, Associates ROTC: Army, Navy, Air Force Professional Accreditation: NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Cheerleading W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Volleyball W

CROUSE HOSPITAL SCHOOL OF NURSING

736 Irving Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13210
Tel: (315)470-7481
Web Site: http://www.crouse.org/nursing/
Registrar: Tina Peers
Admissions: Karen Van Sise
Financial Aid: Peter Bullock
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $30. Tuition: $7352 full-time, $225 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $360 full-time, $130 per term part-time. College room only: $1750. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester Enrollment: FT 140, PT 112 Faculty: FT 16, PT 9 Student-Faculty Ratio: 9:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 14 Professional Accreditation: NYSBR

THE CULINARY INSTITUTE OF AMERICA

1946 Campus Dr.
Hyde Park, NY 12538-1499
Tel: (845)452-9600
Free: 800-CULINARY
Fax: (845)452-8629
Web Site: http://www.ciachef.edu/
President/CEO: L. Timothy Ryan
Admissions: Drusilla Blackman
Financial Aid: Dorothy Lancella
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Scores: 84.43% SAT V 400+; 87.7% SAT M 400+; 51% ACT 18-23; 31% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 69 Admission Plans: Open Admission; Preferred Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $26,980 includes full-time tuition ($19,180), mandatory fees ($980), and college room and board ($6820). Full-time tuition and fees vary according to degree level. Room and board charges vary according to housing facility. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Not available Enrollment: FT 2,713 Faculty: FT 120, PT 28 Student-Faculty Ratio: 18:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 84 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 70 Library Holdings: 69,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 69 credits, Associates; 132 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: ACCSCT Intercollegiate Athletics: Ice Hockey M; Soccer M

DAEMEN COLLEGE

4380 Main St.
Amherst, NY 14226-3592
Tel: (716)839-3600
Free: 800-462-7652
Admissions: (716)839-8225
Fax: (716)839-8516
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.daemen.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Martin J. Anisman
Registrar: Paulette A. Anzelone
Admissions: Donna L. Shaffner
Financial Aid: Jeffrey Pagano
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Scores: 88% SAT V 400+; 89% SAT M 400+; 52% ACT 18-23; 29% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 79 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Action; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $25.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $25. Comprehensive fee: $24,580 includes full-time tuition ($16,350), mandatory fees ($450), and college room and board ($7780). Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $545 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $4 per credit, $68 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,271, PT 332, Grad 668 Faculty: FT 80, PT 179 Student-Faculty Ratio: 13:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 85 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 42 Library Holdings: 127,232 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: APTA, CSWE, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Golf M; Rugby M; Soccer M & W; Volleyball W

DARKEI NOAM RABBINICAL COLLEGE

2822 Ave. J
Brooklyn, NY 11210
Tel: (718)338-6464 President/CEO: Chaim Scharf
Registrar: Shlomoh Kupetz
Admissions: Rabbi Pinchas Horowitz
Financial Aid: Rivke Horowitz
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish Calendar System: Semester Faculty: FT 3, PT 1 Library Holdings: 53,000 Credit Hours For Degree: 75 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: AARTS

DAVIS COLLEGE

400 Riverside Dr.
Johnson City, NY 13790
Tel: (607)729-1581
Free: 800-331-4137
Fax: (607)729-2962
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.davisny.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. George Miller, III
Admissions: Brian J. Murphy
Financial Aid: Jim Devine
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: nondenominational Scores: 36% ACT 18-23; 21% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 68 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $25.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $25. Comprehensive fee: $15,240 includes full-time tuition ($9440), mandatory fees ($700), and college room and board ($5100). Part-time tuition: $325 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $175 per term. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 255 Faculty: FT 7, PT 17 Student-Faculty Ratio: 17:1 Exams: ACT, SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 62 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 61 Library Holdings: 77,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 66 credits, Associates; 130 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: AABC Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Soccer M; Volleyball W

DEVRY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

30-20 Thomson Ave.
Long Island City, NY 11101
Tel: (718)472-2728; (866)338-7934
Web Site: http://www.devry.edu/
President/CEO: Diane Engelhardt
Financial Aid: Elviria Senese
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: DeVry University Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. One-time mandatory fee: $40. Tuition: $13,060 full-time, $475 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $270 full-time, $160 per year part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 937, PT 333, Grad 106 Faculty: FT 47, PT 42 Student-Faculty Ratio: 18:1 % Receiving Financial Aid: 76 Library Holdings: 14,078 Regional Accreditation: North Central Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 67 credit hours, Associates; 128 credit hours, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: ABET

DOMINICAN COLLEGE

470 Western Hwy.
Orangeburg, NY 10962-1210
Tel: (845)359-7800; (866)432-4636
Admissions: (845)359-3533
Fax: (845)359-2313
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.dc.edu/
President/CEO: Sr. Mary Eileen O'Brien
Registrar: Sr. Madeleine McGill
Admissions: Joyce Elbe
Financial Aid: Eileen Felske
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Scores: 77% SAT V 400+; 77% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 83 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $35.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $26,630 includes full-time tuition ($17,240), mandatory fees ($670), and college room and board ($8720). Part-time tuition: $515 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $160 per term. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,071, PT 338, Grad 121 Faculty: FT 51, PT 112 Student-Faculty Ratio: 14:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 77 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 20 Library Holdings: 103,350 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates; 120 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: AACN, AOTA, APTA, CSWE, TEAC Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Golf M; Lacrosse M; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Volleyball W

DOROTHEA HOPFER SCHOOL OF NURSING AT THE MOUNT VERNON HOSPITAL

53 Valentine St.
Mount Vernon, NY 10550
Tel: (914)664-8000
Fax: (914)665-7047
Web Site: http://www.ssmc.org/
President/CEO: George Haskins
Financial Aid: Cheryl Giannoni
Type: Two-Year College Professional Accreditation: NYSBR

DOWLING COLLEGE

Idle Hour Blvd.
Oakdale, NY 11769-1999
Tel: (631)244-3000
Free: 800-DOW-LING
Admissions: (631)244-3030
Fax: (631)563-3827
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.dowling.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Albert E. Donor
Registrar: Diane Kazanecki-Kempter
Admissions: Frank Pizzardi
Financial Aid: Diane Beltrani
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Scores: 79% SAT V 400+; 82% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 87 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $25.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $25. Tuition: $12,960 full-time, $540 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $840 full-time, $137.50 per term part-time. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and degree level. College room only: $5748. Room charges vary according to housing facility and location. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 2,298, PT 1,329, Grad 2,752 Faculty: FT 124, PT 376 Student-Faculty Ratio: 17:1 Exams: SAT I and SAT II % Receiving Financial Aid: 65 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 17 Library Holdings: 118,830 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 122 credit hours, Bachelors ROTC: Air Force Professional Accreditation: NCATE Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Crew M & W; Equestrian Sports W; Lacrosse M; Soccer M; Softball W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball W

DUTCHESS COMMUNITY COLLEGE

53 Pendell Rd.
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-1595
Tel: (845)431-8000
Admissions: (845)431-8010
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.sunydutchess.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. D. David Conklin
Registrar: Deborah Weibman
Admissions: Rita Banner
Financial Aid: Susan Mead
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System Admission Plans: Open Admission; Preferred Admission; Early Admission; Deferred Admission H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: State resident tuition: $2600 full-time, $105 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5200 full-time, $210 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $387 full-time, $8 per credit part-time, $24.75 per term part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Library Holdings: 103,272 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 64 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: NAACLS, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Bowling M & W; Golf M; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball W

D'YOUVILLE COLLEGE

320 Porter Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14201-1084
Tel: (716)829-8000
Free: 800-777-3921
Admissions: (716)829-7600
Fax: (716)829-7790
Web Site: http://www.dyc.edu/
President/CEO: Sr. Denise A. Roche, PhD
Registrar: Dr. W. Barry Smith
Admissions: Ron Dannecker
Financial Aid: Lorraine A. Metz
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Scores: 86.2% SAT V 400+; 90.2% SAT M 400+; 55% ACT 18-23; 29% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 73 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $25.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $25. Comprehensive fee: $23,600 includes full-time tuition ($15,600), mandatory fees ($200), and college room and board ($7800). College room only: $6400. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course level, degree level, and program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $455 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $100 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Tuition guaranteed not to increase for student's term of enrollment. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,220, PT 262, Grad 1,407 Faculty: FT 110, PT 106 Student-Faculty Ratio: 14:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 93 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 20 Library Holdings: 122,057 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credit hours, Bachelors ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: AACN, ADtA, AOTA, APTA Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running W; Golf M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Volleyball M & W

ELLIS HOSPITAL SCHOOL OF NURSING

1101 Nott St.
Schenectady, NY 12308
Tel: (518)243-4471
Web Site: http://www.ehson.org/
President/CEO: Mary Lee Pollard
Admissions: Mary Lee Pollard
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Scholarships: Available Enrollment: FT 35, PT 34 Faculty: FT 9, PT 0 Student-Faculty Ratio: 8:1 Exams: SAT I Professional Accreditation: NYSBR

ELMIRA BUSINESS INSTITUTE

303 North Main St.
Elmira, NY 14901
Tel: (607)733-7177
Free: 800-843-1812
Fax: (607)733-7178
Web Site: http://www.ebi-college.com/
President/CEO: Brad C. Phillips
Registrar: Lisa Roan
Admissions: Lisa Roan
Financial Aid: Kathleen Hamilton
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Admission Plans: Open Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $0.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Not available Enrollment: FT 283, PT 78 Faculty: FT 7, PT 27 Library Holdings: 800 Credit Hours For Degree: 61 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: ACICS

ELMIRA COLLEGE

One Park Place
Elmira, NY 14901
Tel: (607)735-1800
Free: 800-935-6472
Admissions: (607)735-1724
Fax: (607)735-1718
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.elmira.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Thomas K. Meier
Registrar: Michael L. Halperin
Admissions: Gary G. Fallis
Financial Aid: Dean Kathleen L. Cohen
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400+; 39% ACT 18-23; 57% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 64 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: April 15 Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $39,150 includes full-time tuition ($29,000), mandatory fees ($1050), and college room and board ($9100). Part-time tuition: $270 per credit. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Miscellaneous, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,175, PT 309, Grad 369 Faculty: FT 82, PT 17 Student-Faculty Ratio: 12:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 78 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 95 Library Holdings: 391,038 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Air Force Professional Accreditation: NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Cheerleading W; Field Hockey W; Golf M & W; Ice Hockey M & W; Lacrosse M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball W

ERIE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

121 Ellicott St.
Buffalo, NY 14203-2698
Tel: (716)851-1001
Admissions: (716)851-1588
Fax: (716)842-1972
Web Site: http://www.ecc.edu/
President/CEO: William Mariani
Registrar: Susan I. Duke
Admissions: Petrina Hill-Cheatom
Financial Aid: Charlotte Coston
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System Scores: 60.88% SAT V 400+; 66.84% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 76 Admission Plans: Open Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $0.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $0. Area resident tuition: $2900 full-time, $121 per credit hour part-time. State resident tuition: $5800 full-time, $242 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5800 full-time, $242 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $320 full-time, $5 per credit hour part-time, $30 per term part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 2,188, PT 761 Faculty: FT 345, PT 938 Student-Faculty Ratio: 17:1 Library Holdings: 24,927 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credit hours, Associates ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: ABET, AAMAE, ACBSP, COptA, JRCERT, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Bowling M & W; Cheerleading W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Football M; Golf M & W; Ice Hockey M; Lacrosse W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W

ERIE COMMUNITY COLLEGE, NORTH CAMPUS

6205 Main St.
Williamsville, NY 14221-7095
Tel: (716)851-1002
Admissions: (716)851-1588
Fax: (716)634-3802
Web Site: http://www.ecc.edu
President/CEO: William Mariani
Registrar: Paul LaManna
Admissions: Petrina Hill-Cheatom
Financial Aid: Scott Weltjen
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System Scores: 77.4% SAT V 400+; 80.5% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 91 Admission Plans: Open Admission Application Deadline: Rolling H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Area resident tuition: $2900 full-time, $121 per credit hour part-time. State resident tuition: $5800 full-time, $242 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5800 full-time, $242 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $320 full-time, $5 per credit hour part-time, $30 per term part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 3,779, PT 1,862 Faculty: FT 345, PT 938 Student-Faculty Ratio: 17:1 Library Holdings: 71,220 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credit hours, Associates ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: ADA, AHIMA, AOTA, CARC, NAACLS, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Bowling M & W; Cheerleading W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Football M; Golf M & W; Ice Hockey M; Lacrosse W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W

ERIE COMMUNITY COLLEGE, SOUTH CAMPUS

4041 Southwestern Blvd.
Orchard Park, NY 14127-2199
Tel: (716)851-1003
Admissions: (716)851-1588
Fax: (716)648-9953
Web Site: http://www.ecc.edu/
President/CEO: William Mariani
Registrar: Samuel Palumbo
Admissions: Petrina Hill-Cheatom
Financial Aid: Bernice Anson
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System Scores: 80.4% SAT V 400+; 82.57% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 89 Admission Plans: Open Admission Application Deadline: Rolling H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Area resident tuition: $2900 full-time, $121 per credit hour part-time. State resident tuition: $5800 full-time, $242 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5800 full-time, $242 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $320 full-time, $5 per credit hour part-time, $30 per term part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 2,521, PT 1,546 Faculty: FT 345, PT 938 Student-Faculty Ratio: 17:1 Library Holdings: 57,029 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credit hours, Associates ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: ADA Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Bowling M & W; Cheerleading W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Football M; Golf M & W; Ice Hockey M; Lacrosse W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W

EUGENE LANG COLLEGE THE NEW SCHOOL FOR LIBERAL ARTS

65 West 11th St.
New York, NY 10011-8601
Tel: (212)229-5600; 877-528-3321
Admissions: (212)229-5665
Fax: (212)229-5355
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.lang.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Beatrice Banu
Admissions: Nicole Curvin
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: New School University Scores: 99.52% SAT V 400+; 97.14% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 61 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: February 01 Application Fee: $40.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $38,860 includes full-time tuition ($26,540), mandatory fees ($570), and college room and board ($11,750). College room only: $8750. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $976 per credit. Part-time tuition varies according to course load, program, and reciprocity agreements. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 939, PT 46 Faculty: FT 44, PT 72 Student-Faculty Ratio: 14:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 68 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 34 Library Holdings: 4,137,530 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credits, Bachelors

EUGENIO MARÍA DE HOSTOS COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

500 Grand Concourse
Bronx, NY 10451
Tel: (718)518-4444
Admissions: (718)518-4406
Fax: (718)518-4256
Web Site: http://www.hostos.cuny.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Dolores M. Fernandez
Registrar: Nelida Pastoriza
Admissions: Roland Velez
Financial Aid: Joseph R. Alicea
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: City University of New York System Admission Plans: Open Admission Application Fee: $65.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $65. State resident tuition: $2500 full-time, $105 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $3076 full-time, $130 per credit part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 2,917, PT 1,423 Faculty: FT 166, PT 163 Student-Faculty Ratio: 14:1 Exams: ACT, Other, SAT I, SAT II Library Holdings: 56,100 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: ADA, JRCERT Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Volleyball W

EXCELSIOR COLLEGE

7 Columbia Circle
Albany, NY 12203-5159
Tel: (518)464-8500; 888-647-2388
Fax: (518)464-8777
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.excelsior.edu/
President/CEO: C. Wayne Williams
Registrar: Lori Morano
Admissions: Chari Leader
Financial Aid: Donna Cooper
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Admission Plans: Open Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $65.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Application fee: $65. Tuition: $250 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $515 per year part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Continuous Enrollment: , PT 27,844, Grad 620 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates; 120 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: ABET, NLN

FARMINGDALE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

Route 110, 2350 Broadhollow Rd.
Farmingdale, NY 11735
Tel: (631)420-2000; 877-4-FARMINGDALE
Admissions: (631)420-2457
Fax: (631)420-2633
Web Site: http://www.farmingdale.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Jonathan C. Gibralter
Registrar: Cindy McCue
Admissions: Jim Hall
Financial Aid: Catherine Malnichuck
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System Scores: 90% SAT V 400+; 93% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 61 Admission Plans: Early Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $40.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $907 full-time, $30.85 per credit part-time. College room and board: $9660. College room only: $5670. Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 4,020, PT 2,441 Faculty: FT 153, PT 306 Student-Faculty Ratio: 19:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 44 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 10 Library Holdings: 125,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates; 122 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Air Force Professional Accreditation: ABET, ADA, NAACLS, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Golf M; Lacrosse M; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W

FASHION INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

Seventh Ave. at 27th St.
New York, NY 10001-5992
Tel: (212)217-7999
Free: 800-GOT-OFIT
Admissions: (212)217-7675
Fax: (212)217-7481
Web Site: http://www.fitnyc.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Joyce F. Brown
Registrar: Young-Ja Kim
Admissions: Dolores Lombardi
Financial Aid: Mina Friedmann
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System % Accepted: 41 Admission Plans: Early Action; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: February 15 Application Fee: $40.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $420 full-time, $30 per term part-time. College room and board: $8409. College room only: $7519. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: 4-1-4, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 6,661, PT 3,538, Grad 182 Faculty: FT 210, PT 708 Student-Faculty Ratio: 17:1 % Receiving Financial Aid: 28 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 16 Library Holdings: 176,987 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 70 credits, Associates; 133 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: FIDER, NASAD Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Bowling M & W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball W

FINGER LAKES COMMUNITY COLLEGE

4355 Lakeshore Dr.
Canandaigua, NY 14424-8395
Tel: (585)394-3500
Fax: (585)394-5005
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.flcc.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Daniel T. Hayes
Registrar: JoAnn Wheeler
Admissions: Bonnie B. Ritts
Financial Aid: Nancy Van Zetta
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System Admission Plans: Open Admission; Preferred Admission; Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $0.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $2900 full-time, $117 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5800 full-time, $234 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $260 full-time, $7 per credit hour part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 2,599, PT 2,311 Faculty: FT 109, PT 171 Student-Faculty Ratio: 20:1 Library Holdings: 73,305 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 64 credit hours, Associates ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Lacrosse M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W

FIORELLO H. LAGUARDIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

31-10 Thomson Ave.
Long Island City, NY 11101-3071
Tel: (718)482-7200
Admissions: (718)482-5114
Fax: (718)482-5599
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.lagcc.cuny.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Gail O. Mellow
Registrar: Olga Vega
Admissions: LaVora Desvigne
Financial Aid: Gail Baksh-Jarrett
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: City University of New York System % Accepted: 100 Admission Plans: Open Admission; Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $65.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $65. Area resident tuition: $3072 full-time, $120 per credit part-time. State resident tuition: $5700 full-time, $190 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5700 full-time, $190 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $272 full-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Miscellaneous, Summer Session Not available Enrollment: FT 7,453, PT 6,036 Faculty: FT 270, PT 503 Student-Faculty Ratio: 21:1 Library Holdings: 121,631 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 units, Associates Professional Accreditation: AOTA, APTA, NLN

FIVE TOWNS COLLEGE

305 North Service Rd.
Dix Hills, NY 11746-6055
Tel: (631)424-7000
Fax: (631)656-2172
Web Site: http://www.fivetowns.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Stanley G. Cohen
Registrar: Riva Meyer
Admissions: Jerry Cohen
Financial Aid: Mary Venezia
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Scores: 96% SAT V 400+; 94% SAT M 400+; 79% ACT 18-23 % Accepted: 77 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $35.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $24,350 includes full-time tuition ($14,100) and college room and board ($10,250). Room and board charges vary according to board plan and location. Part-time tuition: $585 per credit. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,042, PT 46, Grad 74 Faculty: FT 45, PT 64 Student-Faculty Ratio: 13:1 % Receiving Financial Aid: 58 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 10 Library Holdings: 35,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates; 120 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: NCATE

FORDHAM UNIVERSITY

441 East Fordham Rd.
Bronx, NY 10458
Tel: (718)817-1000
Free: 800-FOR-DHAM
Admissions: (718)817-4000
Fax: (718)367-9404
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.fordham.edu/
President/CEO: Rev. Joseph M. McShane, SJ
Registrar: Stephen J. Bordas
Admissions: John W. Buckley
Financial Aid: Angela VanDekker
Type: University Sex: Coed Affiliation: Roman Catholic (Jesuit) Scores: 99.5% SAT V 400+; 99.6% SAT M 400+; 22% ACT 18-23; 65.1% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 50 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Action; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: January 15 Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $38,620 includes full-time tuition ($27,725) and college room and board ($10,895). College room only: $7260. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 6,887, PT 641, Grad 5,580 Faculty: FT 645, PT 681 Student-Faculty Ratio: 11:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT, SAT II % Receiving Financial Aid: 65 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 60 Library Holdings: 2,483,307 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 124 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Navy, Air Force Professional Accreditation: AACSB, ABA, APA, AALS, CSWE, NASD, NCATE Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cheerleading M & W; Crew M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Football M; Golf M; Ice Hockey M; Lacrosse M & W; Rugby M & W; Sailing M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Squash M; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Ultimate Frisbee M & W; Volleyball W; Water Polo M

FULTON-MONTGOMERY COMMUNITY COLLEGE

2805 State Hwy.
67 Johnstown, NY 12095-3790
Tel: (518)762-4651
Fax: (518)762-6518
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.fmcc.suny.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Barry M. Weinberg
Registrar: Susan Christiano
Admissions: Jane Kelley
Financial Aid: Rebecca Swart
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System Admission Plans: Open Admission; Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Fee: $0.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required. For nursing program, radiologic technology: High school diploma required; GED not accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $2925 full-time, $122 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5850 full-time, $244 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $205 full-time, $2 per credit hour part-time, $38 per term part-time. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,404, PT 667 Faculty: FT 52, PT 76 Student-Faculty Ratio: 21:1 Library Holdings: 51,517 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 62 credits, Associates Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Volleyball W

GAMLA COLLEGE

1213 Elm Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11230
Tel: (718)339-4747
Fax: (718)998-5766
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Calendar System: Semester Professional Accreditation: NYSBR

GENESEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

1 College Rd.
Batavia, NY 14020-9704
Tel: (585)343-0055
Free: 800-CALL GCC
Fax: (585)345-4541
Web Site: http://www.genesee.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Stuart Steiner
Registrar: Sharon Myers
Admissions: Tanya Lane-Martin
Financial Aid: Joseph Bailey
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System % Accepted: 100 Admission Plans: Open Admission; Preferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $0.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $3200 full-time. Nonresident tuition: $3600 full-time. Mandatory fees: $290 full-time. College room only: $4250. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 3,113, PT 3,377 Faculty: FT 74, PT 238 Student-Faculty Ratio: 20:1 Library Holdings: 78,273 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 62 credit hours, Associates ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: AOTA, APTA, CARC, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Volleyball M & W

GLOBE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

291 Broadway, Second Floor
New York, NY 10007
Tel: (212)349-4330; 877-394-5623
Fax: (212)227-5920
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.globe.edu/
President/CEO: Oleg Rabinovich
Registrar: Vivian Pagan
Admissions: Tanya Garelik
Financial Aid: Marcus Browne
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed % Accepted: 82 Admission Plans: Open Admission Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Tuition: $8950 full-time, $370 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $136 full-time, $136 per year part-time. College room only: $3600. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester Enrollment: FT 1,655, PT 16 Faculty: FT 28, PT 85 Student-Faculty Ratio: 15:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT Library Holdings: 6,678 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates; 120 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: ACICS, NYSBR Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Bowling M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Soccer M; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W

HAMILTON COLLEGE

198 College Hill Rd.
Clinton, NY 13323-1296
Tel: (315)859-4011
Free: 800-843-2655
Admissions: (315)859-4421
Fax: (315)859-4124
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.hamilton.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Joan Hinde Stewart
Registrar: Kristin Friedel
Admissions: Monica Inzer
Financial Aid: Lora Schilder
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 36 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: January 01 Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $41,660 includes full-time tuition ($33,150), mandatory fees ($200), and college room and board ($8310). College room only: $4460. Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Not available Enrollment: FT 1,800, PT 12 Faculty: FT 173, PT 32 Student-Faculty Ratio: 10:1 % Receiving Financial Aid: 55 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 98 Library Holdings: 538,377 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 32 courses, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Air Force Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Crew W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Fencing M & W; Field Hockey W; Football M; Golf M & W; Ice Hockey M & W; Lacrosse M & W; Rugby M & W; Sailing M & W; Skiing (Downhill) M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Squash M & W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Ultimate Frisbee M & W; Volleyball M & W; Water Polo M & W

HARTWICK COLLEGE

One Hartwick Dr.
Oneonta, NY 13820-4020
Tel: (607)431-4200; 888-HARTWICK
Admissions: (607)431-4150
Fax: (607)431-4138
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.hartwick.edu/
President/CEO: Richard P. Miller
Registrar: Dr. Gerald Hunsberger
Admissions: Patricia Maben
Financial Aid: Kathleen Ryan-O'Neill
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Scores: 99.3% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 87 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Action; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: February 15 Application Fee: $35.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $34,490 includes full-time tuition ($26,480), mandatory fees ($530), and college room and board ($7480). College room only: $3940. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $883 per hour. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: 4-1-4, Summer Session Not available Enrollment: FT 1,405, PT 58 Faculty: FT 109, PT 61 Student-Faculty Ratio: 11:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 71 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 86 Library Holdings: 353,776 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 36 courses, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Air Force Professional Accreditation: AACN, NASAD, NASM, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Equestrian Sports W; Field Hockey W; Football M; Golf M & W; Ice Hockey M; Lacrosse M & W; Rugby M; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W; Water Polo M & W

HELENE FULD COLLEGE OF NURSING OF NORTH GENERAL HOSPITAL

1879 Madison Ave.
New York, NY 10035-2709
Tel: (212)423-1000
Web Site: http://www.helenefuld.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Margaret Wines, RN
Registrar: Gladys Pineda
Admissions: Sandra Senior
Financial Aid: Sandra Senior
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Admission Plans: Preferred Admission; Deferred Admission Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Quarter, Summer Session Available Faculty: FT 10, PT 16 Student-Faculty Ratio: 13:1 Exams: Other Library Holdings: 6,200 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 70 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: NLN

HERKIMER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE

Reservoir Rd.
Herkimer, NY 13350
Tel: (315)866-0300
Fax: (315)866-7253
Web Site: http://www.herkimer.edu
President/CEO: Dr. Ronald F. Williams
Registrar: Barbara Bouchard
Admissions: Scott J. Hughes
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System Scores: 77.3% SAT V 400+; 76.2% SAT M 400 + Admission Plans: Open Admission; Preferred Admission; Early Admission Application Fee: $0.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Faculty: FT 79, PT 49 Student-Faculty Ratio: 22:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 25 Library Holdings: 70,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 63 credit hours, Associates Professional Accreditation: AOTA, APTA Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Lacrosse M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W

HILBERT COLLEGE

5200 South Park Ave.
Hamburg, NY 14075-1597
Tel: (716)649-7900
Fax: (716)649-0702
Web Site: http://www.hilbert.edu/
President/CEO: Sr. Edmunette Paczesny
Registrar: Georgina Adamchick
Financial Aid: Beverly Chudy
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Scores: 75% SAT V 400+; 80% SAT M 400+; 63% ACT 18-23; 11% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 94 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: September 01 Application Fee: $20.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $20. Comprehensive fee: $20,480 includes full-time tuition ($14,300), mandatory fees ($600), and college room and board ($5580). College room only: $2400. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $332 per credit hour. Part-time mandatory fees: $13 per credit hour, $55 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 723, PT 386 Faculty: FT 43, PT 58 Student-Faculty Ratio: 16:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 87 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 10 Library Holdings: 41,322 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credit hours, Associates; 120 credit hours, Bachelors Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Golf M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Volleyball M & W

HOBART AND WILLIAM SMITH COLLEGES

Geneva, NY 14456-3397
Tel: (315)781-3000
Free: 800-245-0100
Admissions: (315)781-3472
Fax: (315)781-5471
Web Site: http://www.hws.edu/
President/CEO: Mark D. Gearan
Registrar: Peter Sarratori
Admissions: Don W. Emmons
Financial Aid: Samantha Veeder
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 65 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: February 01 Application Fee: $45.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $45. Comprehensive fee: $41,123 includes full-time tuition ($31,850), mandatory fees ($887), and college room and board ($8386). Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Not available Enrollment: FT 1,865, PT 3, Grad 15 Faculty: FT 156, PT 29 Student-Faculty Ratio: 11:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT, SAT II % Receiving Financial Aid: 61 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 92 Library Holdings: 380,419 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 32 courses, Bachelors Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Crew M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Field Hockey W; Football M; Golf M & W; Ice Hockey M & W; Lacrosse M & W; Rugby M & W; Sailing M & W; Skiing (Downhill) M & W; Soccer M & W; Squash M & W; Swimming and Diving W; Tennis M & W

HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY

100 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
Tel: (516)463-6600
Free: 800-HOF-STRA
Admissions: (516)463-6700
Fax: (516)560-7660
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.hofstra.edu/
President/CEO: Stuart Rabinowitz, JD
Registrar: Scott Singhel
Admissions: Jessica Eads
Financial Aid: Janice M. Contino
Type: University Sex: Coed Scores: 99% SAT V 400+; 99% SAT M 400+; 48% ACT 18-23; 42% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 62 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Action; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $30,830 includes full-time tuition ($20,500), mandatory fees ($1030), and college room and board ($9300). College room only: $6200. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $670 per semester hour. Part-time mandatory fees: $155 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: 4-1-4, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 8,031, PT 853, Grad 2,966 Faculty: FT 527, PT 719 Student-Faculty Ratio: 14:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT, SAT II % Receiving Financial Aid: 59 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 44 Library Holdings: 1,200,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 124 semester hours, Bachelors ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: AACSB, ABET, ACEJMC, ABA, APA, ASLHA, AALS, CORE, JRCEPAT, NCATE Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Field Hockey W; Football M; Golf M & W; Lacrosse M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball W; Wrestling M

HOLY TRINITY ORTHODOX SEMINARY

PO Box 36
Jordanville, NY 13361
Tel: (315)858-0945
Fax: (315)858-0945
Web Site: http://www.hts.edu/
President/CEO: Rt. Rev. Archbishop Laurus
Registrar: Rev. Hieromonk Theophylact
Admissions: Very Rev. Archimandrite Luke
Type: Five-Year College Sex: Men Affiliation: Russian Orthodox % Accepted: 80 Application Deadline: May 01 Application Fee: $0.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $0. Comprehensive fee: $5525 includes full-time tuition ($3000), mandatory fees ($25), and college room and board ($2500). Part-time tuition: $300 per course. Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Not available Enrollment: FT 20, PT 6 Faculty: FT 7, PT 9 Student-Faculty Ratio: 2:1 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 100 Library Holdings: 25,000 Credit Hours For Degree: 162 credit hours, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: NYSBR

HOUGHTON COLLEGE

One Willard Ave.
Houghton, NY 14744
Tel: (585)567-9200
Free: 800-777-2556
Admissions: (585)567-9353
Fax: (585)567-9522
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.houghton.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Daniel R. Chamberlain
Registrar: Margery Avery
Admissions: Tim Fuller
Financial Aid: Troy Martin
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: Wesleyan Scores: 99% SAT V 400+; 98% SAT M 400+; 28% ACT 18-23; 54% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 77 Admission Plans: Preferred Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $40.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $25,980 includes full-time tuition ($19,420) and college room and board ($6560). Full-time tuition varies according to class time, program, and reciprocity agreements. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $812 per hour. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,337, PT 61, Grad 13 Faculty: FT 88, PT 15 Student-Faculty Ratio: 13:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 76 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 82 Library Holdings: 242,866 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 63 credit hours, Associates; 125 credit hours, Bachelors ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: NASM Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Cheerleading M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Field Hockey W; Soccer M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W

HUDSON VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE

80 Vandenburgh Ave.
Troy, NY 12180-6096
Tel: (518)629-4822
Admissions: (518)629-4603
Web Site: http://www.hvcc.edu/
President/CEO: John L. Buono
Registrar: Kathleen Petley
Admissions: MaryClaire Bauer
Financial Aid: Lisa Van Wie
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System % Accepted: 90 Admission Plans: Open Admission; Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $30. State resident tuition: $2700 full-time, $112 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $8100 full-time, $336 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $480 full-time, $14 per credit hour part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Faculty: FT 215, PT 359 Student-Faculty Ratio: 19:1 Library Holdings: 148,189 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates ROTC: Army, Air Force Professional Accreditation: ABET, ABFSE, ACCE, ADA, CARC, JRCERT, JRCEMT, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Bowling M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Football M; Golf M & W; Lacrosse M; Soccer M; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W

HUNTER COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

695 Park Ave.
New York, NY 10021-5085
Tel: (212)772-4000
Admissions: (212)772-4490
Web Site: http://www.hunter.cuny.edu/
President/CEO: Jennifer Raab
Registrar: Yechiel J. Rosenrauch
Admissions: William Zlata
Financial Aid: Kevin McGowan
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: City University of New York System Scores: 96.2% SAT V 400+; 98.8% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 35 Admission Plans: Early Admission Application Deadline: March 15 Application Fee: $65.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $65. State resident tuition: $4000 full-time, $170 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,800 full-time, $360 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $349 full-time, $107 per term part-time. College room only: $3478. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 10,406, PT 5,225, Grad 5,212 Faculty: FT 633, PT 802 Student-Faculty Ratio: 14:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 1 Library Holdings: 789,718 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: ABET, AACN, ADtA, ACSP, APTA, ASLHA, CEPH, CORE, CSWE, NCATE Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Fencing M & W; Gymnastics W; Soccer M; Swimming and Diving W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball M & W; Wrestling M

INSTITUTE OF DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION

141 Willoughby St.
Brooklyn, NY 11201-5317
Tel: (718)855-3661
Fax: (718)852-5889
Web Site: http://www.idcbrooklyn.org/
President/CEO: Vincent C. Battista
Admissions: Kevin Giannetti
Financial Aid: John Anselmo
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Faculty: FT 0, PT 32 Credit Hours For Degree: 72 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: NYSBR

INTERBORO INSTITUTE

450 West 56th St.
New York, NY 10019-3602
Tel: (212)399-0093
Admissions: (212)399-0091
Fax: (212)765-5772
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.interboro.com/
President/CEO: Stephen H. Adolphus
Registrar: Geraldine Klass
Admissions: Jeffrey S. Bolding
Financial Aid: Minerva Vasquez
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Admission Plans: Open Admission; Deferred Admission Application Fee: $35.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,891 Faculty: FT 29, PT 63 Student-Faculty Ratio: 36:1 Exams: Other Library Holdings: 5,986 Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credit hours, Associates Professional Accreditation: COptA, NYSBR

IONA COLLEGE

715 North Ave.
New Rochelle, NY 10801-1890
Tel: (914)633-2000
Admissions: (914)633-2502
Fax: (914)633-2096
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.iona.edu/
President/CEO: James A. Liguori, CFC
Registrar: Isabel Cavanagh
Admissions: Thomas Weede
Financial Aid: Mary Grant
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: Roman Catholic Church Scores: 99% SAT V 400+; 99% SAT M 400+; 46% ACT 18-23; 54% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 67 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Action; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: February 15 Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $30,878 includes full-time tuition ($20,110), mandatory fees ($870), and college room and board ($9898). Full-time tuition and fees vary according to class time. Room and board charges vary according to housing facility. Part-time tuition: $667 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $370 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to class time and course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 3,122, PT 243, Grad 819 Faculty: FT 176, PT 197 Student-Faculty Ratio: 15:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT, SAT II % Receiving Financial Aid: 75 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 30 Library Holdings: 269,933 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: AACSB, ACEJMC, AAMFT, CSWE, NCATE Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Crew M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Football M; Golf M; Lacrosse W; Rugby M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W; Water Polo M & W

ISLAND DRAFTING AND TECHNICAL INSTITUTE

128 Broadway
Amityville, NY 11701
Tel: (631)691-8733
Fax: (631)691-8738
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.idti.edu/
President/CEO: James G. DiLiberto
Registrar: Susan Carlson
Admissions: Steven Rothenberg
Financial Aid: Daniel Greener
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed % Accepted: 100 Admission Plans: Open Admission; Early Admission H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Tuition: $11,850 full-time, $395 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $350 full-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 185 Faculty: FT 5, PT 20 Student-Faculty Ratio: 15:1 Professional Accreditation: ACCSCT

ITHACA COLLEGE

100 Job Hall
Ithaca, NY 14850-7020
Tel: (607)274-3011
Free: 800-429-4274
Admissions: (607)274-3124
Fax: (607)274-1900
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.ithaca.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Peggy R. Williams
Registrar: Christopher B. Knauer
Admissions: Paula J. Mitchell
Financial Aid: Larry R. Chambers
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Scores: 99.6% SAT V 400+; 99.9% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 76 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: February 01 Application Fee: $55.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $55. Comprehensive fee: $35,144 includes full-time tuition ($25,194) and college room and board ($9950). College room only: $5120. Part-time tuition: $840 per credit hour. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 5,961, PT 137, Grad 314 Faculty: FT 442, PT 214 Student-Faculty Ratio: 12:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 70 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 70 Library Holdings: 376,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credit hours, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Air Force Professional Accreditation: AACSB, AOTA, APTA, ASLHA, JRCEPAT, NASM, NAST, NRPA Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Crew M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Field Hockey W; Football M; Gymnastics W; Lacrosse M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W; Wrestling M

ITT TECHNICAL INSTITUTE (ALBANY)

13 Airline Dr.
Albany, NY 12205
Tel: (518)452-9300
Web Site: http://www.itt-tech.edu/
President/CEO: Christopher Chang
Admissions: Christopher Chang
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: ITT Educational Services, Inc Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $100.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $100. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Quarter, Summer Session Not available Exams: Other Credit Hours For Degree: 96 credit hours, Associates Professional Accreditation: ACICS

ITT TECHNICAL INSTITUTE (GETZVILLE)

2295 Millersport Hwy.
PO Box 327 Getzville, NY 14068
Tel: (716)689-2200
Web Site: http://www.itt-tech.edu/
President/CEO: Lester Burgess
Admissions: Lester Burgess
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: ITT Educational Services, Inc Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $100.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $100. Scholarships: Available Exams: Other Credit Hours For Degree: 96 credit hours, Associates Professional Accreditation: ACICS

ITT TECHNICAL INSTITUTE (LIVERPOOL)

235 Greenfield Parkway
Liverpool, NY 13088
Tel: (315)461-8000
Web Site: http://www.itt-tech.edu/
President/CEO: Cheryl Anderson-Nickeson
Admissions: Laura F. Carroll
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: ITT Educational Services, Inc Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $100.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $100. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Not available Exams: Other Credit Hours For Degree: 96 credit hours, Associates Professional Accreditation: ACICS

JAMESTOWN BUSINESS COLLEGE

7 Fairmount Ave., Box 429
Jamestown, NY 14702-0429
Tel: (716)664-5100
Fax: (716)664-3144
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.jbcny.org/
President/CEO: Tyler Swanson
Admissions: Brenda Salemme
Financial Aid: Diane Sturzenbecker
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Application Fee: $25.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $25. Tuition: $8400 full-time, $233 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $450 full-time, $75 per term part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Quarter, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 327 Faculty: FT 7, PT 13 Student-Faculty Ratio: 24:1 Library Holdings: 279,270 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 90 quarter hours, Associates

JAMESTOWN COMMUNITY COLLEGE

525 Falconer St.
Jamestown, NY 14701-1999
Tel: (716)665-5220
Web Site: http://www.sunyjcc.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Gregory T. DeCinque
Registrar: Kreig Elicker
Admissions: Wendy Present
Financial Aid: Laurie Vorp
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System % Accepted: 82 Admission Plans: Open Admission; Preferred Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $40.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $3150 full-time, $132 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $6300 full-time, $238 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $530 full-time, $16.75 per credit hour part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to program. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 2,460, PT 1,212 Faculty: FT 83, PT 262 Student-Faculty Ratio: 18:1 Library Holdings: 66,808 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 semester hours, Associates Professional Accreditation: AOTA, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Golf M; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Volleyball W; Wrestling M

JEFFERSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE

1220 Coffeen St.
Watertown, NY 13601
Tel: (315)786-2200
Admissions: (315)786-2277
Fax: (315)786-0158
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.sunyjefferson.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Joseph B. Olson
Registrar: Natalie Spooner
Admissions: Rosanne N. Weir
Financial Aid: Betsy S. Penrose
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System Admission Plans: Preferred Admission; Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: September 06 Application Fee: $0.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $3294 full-time, $122 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $4724 full-time, $182 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $366 full-time, $13 per credit hour part-time, $21. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,822, PT 1,723 Faculty: FT 78, PT 110 Student-Faculty Ratio: 20:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT Library Holdings: 62,503 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 62 credit hours, Associates Professional Accreditation: NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Golf M & W; Lacrosse M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Tennis W; Volleyball W

THE JEWISH THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY

3080 Broadway
New York, NY 10027-4649
Tel: (212)678-8000
Fax: (212)678-8947
Web Site: http://www.jtsa.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Ismar Schorsch
Registrar: Linda Levine
Financial Aid: Linda Levine
Type: University Sex: Coed Affiliation: Jewish Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400+; 14% ACT 18-23; 57% ACT 24-29 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Fee: $65.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Faculty: FT 62, PT 62 Student-Faculty Ratio: 5:1 Exams: SAT I and SAT II or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 51 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 77 Library Holdings: 380,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 156 credits (96 in residence, 60 elsewhere), Bachelors Professional Accreditation: ACIPE

JOHN JAY COLLEGE OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

899 Tenth Ave.
New York, NY 10019-1093
Tel: (212)237-8000; 877-JOHNJAY
Admissions: (212)237-8878
Web Site: http://www.jjay.cuny.edu/
President/CEO: Jeremy Travis
Registrar: Dr. Richard Saulnier
Admissions: Richard Saulnier, PhD
Financial Aid: Arnold Osansky
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: City University of New York System Admission Plans: Open Admission; Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. State resident tuition: $4000 full-time, $170 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $8640 full-time, $360 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $259 full-time, $82.35 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course level and course load. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course level and course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 12,276, Grad 1,775 Faculty: FT 338, PT 575 Student-Faculty Ratio: 20:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT Library Holdings: 310,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates; 120 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Air Force Professional Accreditation: NASPAA Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball M & W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball W

THE JUILLIARD SCHOOL

60 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York, NY 10023-6588
Tel: (212)799-5000
Fax: (212)724-0263
Web Site: http://www.juilliard.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Joseph W. Polisi
Registrar: Elizabeth Brummett
Admissions: Lee Cioppa
Financial Aid: Joan D. Warren
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed % Accepted: 5 Application Deadline: December 01 Application Fee: $100.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $100. Comprehensive fee: $34,500 includes full-time tuition ($24,330), mandatory fees ($600), and college room and board ($9570). Room and board charges vary according to housing facility. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Not available Enrollment: FT 478, PT 3, Grad 327 Faculty: FT 114, PT 152 % Receiving Financial Aid: 77 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 60 Library Holdings: 80,793 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 140 credits, Bachelors

KATHARINE GIBBS SCHOOL (MELVILLE)

320 South Service Rd.
Melville, NY 11747-3785
Tel: (631)370-3300
Admissions: (631)370-3307
Fax: (631)293-1276
Web Site: http://www.gibbsmelville.com/
President/CEO: Diane Engelhardt
Registrar: Kim Pandolfi
Admissions: Cynthia Gamache
Financial Aid: Mary Erickson
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: Career Education Corporation Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Quarter, Summer Session Not available Faculty: FT 21, PT 37 Student-Faculty Ratio: 24:1 Exams: Other, SAT I Credit Hours For Degree: 91 credits, Associates ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: ACICS

KATHARINE GIBBS SCHOOL (NEW YORK)

200 Park Ave.
New York, NY 10166-0005
Tel: (212)867-9300
Web Site: http://www.katharinegibbs.com/
President/CEO: Patricia A. Martin
Registrar: Evelyn Humphreys
Admissions: Pat Martin
Financial Aid: Crystal Pierce
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: Career Education Corporation Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Quarter, Summer Session Not available Enrollment: FT 2,717 Faculty: FT 70, PT 48 Student-Faculty Ratio: 20:1 Exams: Other, SAT I Credit Hours For Degree: 90 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: ACICS

KEHILATH YAKOV RABBINICAL SEMINARY

206 Wilson St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211-7207
Tel: (718)963-1212
Fax: (718)387-8586
President/CEO: Sandor Schwartz
Registrar: Joseph Gold
Admissions: Rabbi Zalman Gombo
Financial Aid: Joseph Weber
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish Calendar System: Semester Professional Accreditation: AARTS

KEUKA COLLEGE

Keuka Park, NY 14478-0098
Tel: (315)279-5000
Free: 800-33-KEUKA
Admissions: (315)279-5262
Fax: (315)279-5216
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.keuka.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Joseph G. Burke
Registrar: Linda B. Fleischman
Admissions: Dr. Carolanne Marquis
Financial Aid: Jennifer Bates
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A. Scores: 85.5% SAT V 400+; 92% SAT M 400+; 40% ACT 18-23; 20% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 81 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $25,850 includes full-time tuition ($17,800), mandatory fees ($270), and college room and board ($7780). College room only: $3790. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $595 per credit hour. Part-time tuition varies according to program. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: 4-1-4, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,115, PT 153, Grad 100 Faculty: FT 57, PT 42 Student-Faculty Ratio: 14:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 93 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 68 Library Holdings: 117,192 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credit hours, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: AOTA, CSWE, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Lacrosse M; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving W; Volleyball W

THE KING'S COLLEGE

350 Fifth Ave.
15th Floor Empire State Bldg.
New York, NY 10118
Tel: (212)659-7200; 888-969-7200
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.tkc.edu/
President/CEO: J. Stanley Oakes
Admissions: Brian T. Bell
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400+; 29% ACT 18-23; 65% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 57 Admission Plans: Early Action; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: February 01 Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $30. Tuition: $18,590 full-time, $775 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $350 full-time, $175 per term part-time. College room only: $7980. Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 217, PT 23 Faculty: FT 12, PT 11 Student-Faculty Ratio: 14:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 55 Library Holdings: 12,000 Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates; 120 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: NYSBR

KINGSBOROUGH COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

2001 Oriental Blvd, Manhattan Beach
Brooklyn, NY 11235
Tel: (718)368-5000
Admissions: (718)368-6800
Web Site: http://www.kbcc.cuny.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Fred B. Malamet
Registrar: Sonia Saladuchin
Admissions: Rosalie Fayad
Financial Aid: Wayne Harewood
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: City University of New York System Scores: 45.3% SAT V 400+; 54.1% SAT M 400 + Admission Plans: Open Admission Application Deadline: August 23 Application Fee: $60.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $60. State resident tuition: $2800 full-time, $120 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $4560 full-time, $190 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $300 full-time, $79.50 per term part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 7,968, PT 7,297 Faculty: FT 284, PT 387 Student-Faculty Ratio: 25:1 Library Holdings: 185,912 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: APTA, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Soccer M; Softball W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W

KOL YAAKOV TORAH CENTER

29 West Maple Ave.
Monsey, NY 10952-2954
Tel: (914)425-3863
Web Site: http://horizons.edu/
President/CEO: James Lavin
Registrar: Rabbi Leib Shear
Financial Aid: Rabbi Leib Shear
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish Admission Plans: Early Admission H.S. Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Faculty: FT 2, PT 10 Library Holdings: 2,000 Credit Hours For Degree: 130 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: AARTS

LABORATORY INSTITUTE OF MERCHANDISING

12 East 53rd St.
New York, NY 10022-5268
Tel: (212)752-1530
Free: 800-677-1323
Fax: (212)832-6708
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.limcollege.edu/
President/CEO: Elizabeth S. Marcuse
Registrar: Angela Alexander
Admissions: Kristina Gibson
Financial Aid: Christopher Barto
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Scores: 85% SAT V 400+; 78% SAT M 400+; 70% ACT 18-23 % Accepted: 66 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $40.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $30,700 includes full-time tuition ($17,250), mandatory fees ($450), and college room and board ($13,000). Part-time tuition: $545 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $112.50 per term. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 776, PT 16 Faculty: FT 14, PT 76 Student-Faculty Ratio: 19:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 95 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 14 Library Holdings: 10,300 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 64 credits, Associates; 126 credits, Bachelors

LE MOYNE COLLEGE

1419 Salt Springs Rd.
Syracuse, NY 13214
Tel: (315)445-4100
Free: 800-333-4733
Admissions: (315)445-4707
Fax: (315)445-4711
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.lemoyne.edu/
President/CEO: Rev. Charles J. Beirne, SJ
Registrar: Mary Chandler
Admissions: Dennis R. DePerro
Financial Aid: William C. Cheetham
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: Roman Catholic (Jesuit) Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400+; 48% ACT 18-23; 45% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 72 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: February 01 Application Fee: $35.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $29,570 includes full-time tuition ($20,770), mandatory fees ($510), and college room and board ($8290). College room only: $5240. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $441 per credit hour. Part-time tuition varies according to class time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 2,318, PT 471, Grad 791 Faculty: FT 154, PT 170 Student-Faculty Ratio: 13:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 83 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 60 Library Holdings: 256,565 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credit hours, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Air Force Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Golf M; Lacrosse M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball W

LEHMAN COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

250 Bedford Park Blvd. West
Bronx, NY 10468-1589
Tel: (718)960-8000; 877-Lehman1
Admissions: (718)960-8706
Fax: (718)960-8712
Web Site: http://www.lehman.cuny.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Ricardo R. Fernandez
Registrar: Lenore Schultz
Admissions: Clarence A. Wilkes
Financial Aid: David Martinez
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: City University of New York System Scores: 69% SAT V 400+; 73% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 35 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. State resident tuition: $4000 full-time, $170 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,800 full-time, $360 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $288 full-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 5,119, PT 3,323, Grad 2,173 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 83 Library Holdings: 541,944 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: AACN, ADtA, ASLHA, CSWE, NCATE, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Soccer M; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball M & W; Water Polo M; Wrestling M

LONG ISLAND BUSINESS INSTITUTE

6500 Jericho Turnpike
Commack, NY 11725
Tel: (631)499-7100
Fax: (631)499-7114
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.libi.edu/commack/index.html
President/CEO: Dr. Philip Stander
Admissions: Robert Nazar
Financial Aid: Patricia Ensley
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed % Accepted: 100 Admission Plans: Open Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Tuition: $8500 full-time, $325 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $400 full-time, $50 per year part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program. Calendar System: Trimester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 676, PT 214 Faculty: FT 24, PT 73 Student-Faculty Ratio: 15:1 Library Holdings: 1,484 Credit Hours For Degree: 63 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: ACICS

LONG ISLAND COLLEGE HOSPITAL SCHOOL OF NURSING

340 Ct. St.
Brooklyn, NY 11231
Tel: (718)780-1953
Admissions: (718)780-1898
Fax: (718)780-1936
Web Site: http://www.futurenurselich.org/
President/CEO: Dr. Stephen Holzemer
Registrar: Peggy Rafferty, Jr.
Admissions: Marina Karpovitch
Financial Aid: Tara Wagner
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed % Accepted: 3 Application Deadline: April 28 Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Tuition: $23,025 full-time. Mandatory fees: $370 full-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 73, PT 74 Faculty: FT 6, PT 6 Student-Faculty Ratio: 12:1 Library Holdings: 16,000 Credit Hours For Degree: 67 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: NLN

LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY, BRENTWOOD CAMPUS

100 Second Ave.
Brentwood, NY 11717
Tel: (631)273-5112
Fax: (631)952-0809
Web Site: http://www.liu.edu/
Admissions: John P. Metcalfe
Type: Two-Year Upper Division Sex: Coed Affiliation: Long Island University Costs Per Year: Tuition: $651 per credit part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 17, PT 45, Grad 1,053 Faculty: FT 20, PT 90 Student-Faculty Ratio: 7:1 Library Holdings: 55,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 128 credits, Bachelors

LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY, BROOKLYN CAMPUS

One University Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11201-8423
Tel: (718)488-1000
Free: 800-LIU-PLAN
Admissions: (718)488-1011
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.liu.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. David J. Steinberg
Registrar: Thomas Castiglione
Admissions: Kristin Cohen
Financial Aid: Rose Iannicelli
Type: University Sex: Coed Affiliation: Long Island University % Accepted: 61 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $32,138 includes full-time tuition ($23,188), mandatory fees ($1140), and college room and board ($7810). College room only: $4640. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $689 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $590 per year. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 4,412, PT 919, Grad 2,409 Faculty: FT 259, PT 695 Student-Faculty Ratio: 13:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 84 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 64 credits, Associates; 128 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: AACN, ACPhE, AOTA, APTA, APA, ASLHA, CARC, CSWE, NASPAA, TEAC Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Golf M & W; Lacrosse W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Tennis W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W

LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY, C.W. POST CAMPUS

720 Northern Blvd.
Brookville, NY 11548-1300
Tel: (516)299-2000
Free: 800-LIU-PLAN
Admissions: (516)299-2900
Web Site: http://www.liu.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. David J. Steinberg
Registrar: Chester N. Barkan
Admissions: Gary Bergman
Financial Aid: Nigel Edwards
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: Long Island University Scores: 93% SAT V 400+; 91.1% SAT M 400+; 45.8% ACT 18-23; 23.3% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 78 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $31,930 includes full-time tuition ($22,100), mandatory fees ($1130), and college room and board ($8700). College room only: $5730. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $689 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $7 per credit, $420 per year. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 4,476, PT 693, Grad 3,303 Faculty: FT 355, PT 810 Student-Faculty Ratio: 10:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 73 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 30 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 64 credits, Associates; 129 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Air Force Professional Accreditation: AACSB, AACN, ADtA, AHIMA, ALA, APA, ASLHA, CSWE, JRCERT, NAACLS, NASPAA, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Crew M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Equestrian Sports M & W; Field Hockey W; Football M; Lacrosse M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving W; Tennis W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W

LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY, FRIENDS WORLD PROGRAM

239 Montauk Hwy.
Southampton, NY 11968
Tel: (631)287-8474
Free: 800-287-8093
Admissions: (631)287-8465
Fax: (631)287-8463
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.southampton.liu.edu/fw/
President/CEO: Robert F.X. Sillerman
Registrar: Mary Hevi
Admissions: Joyce Tuttle
Financial Aid: Susan Taylor
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: Long Island University Admission Plans: Open Admission; Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $34,100 includes full-time tuition ($22,100), mandatory fees ($6000), and college room and board ($6000). Full-time tuition and fees vary according to location. Room and board charges vary according to location. Part-time tuition: $659 per credit. Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Not available Enrollment: FT 189, PT 6 Student-Faculty Ratio: 10:1 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 20 Library Holdings: 115,380 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credits, Bachelors

MACHZIKEI HADATH RABBINICAL COLLEGE

5407 Sixteenth Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11204-1805
Tel: (718)854-8777 President/CEO: Avi Klein
Admissions: Rabbi Abraham M. Lezerowitz
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED not accepted Calendar System: Semester Library Holdings: 20,000 Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: AARTS

MANHATTAN COLLEGE

Manhattan College Parkway
Riverdale, NY 10471
Tel: (718)862-8000
Admissions: (718)862-7200
Fax: (718)862-8019
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.manhattan.edu/
President/CEO: Br. Thomas J. Scanlan
Registrar: Brigid McCausland
Admissions: William J. Bisset, Jr.
Financial Aid: Edward J. Keough
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: Roman Catholic Church Scores: 99% SAT V 400+; 99% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 57 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: April 15 Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $29,675 includes full-time tuition ($20,350) and college room and board ($9325). Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 2,879, PT 147, Grad 399 Faculty: FT 172, PT 160 Student-Faculty Ratio: 14:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 61 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 54 Library Holdings: 211,376 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 128 credit hours, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Air Force Professional Accreditation: AACSB, ABET Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cheerleading M & W; Crew M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Golf M; Lacrosse M & W; Rugby M; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball M & W

MANHATTAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC

120 Claremont Ave.
New York, NY 10027-4698
Tel: (212)749-2802
Fax: (212)749-5471
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.msmnyc.edu/
President/CEO: Robert Sirota
Admissions: Amy Anderson
Financial Aid: Amy A. Anderson
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed % Accepted: 33 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: December 01 Application Fee: $100.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted. For those granted qualified admission: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Application fee: $100. Comprehensive fee: $42,760 includes full-time tuition ($27,400), mandatory fees ($2560), and college room and board ($12,800). College room only: $8400. Part-time tuition: $1200 per credit. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Not available Enrollment: FT 408, PT 8, Grad 475 Faculty: FT 73, PT 292 Student-Faculty Ratio: 5:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 70 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 57 Library Holdings: 107,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credits, Bachelors

MANHATTANVILLE COLLEGE

2900 Purchase St.
Purchase, NY 10577-2132
Tel: (914)694-2200
Free: 800-328-4553
Admissions: (914)323-5124
Fax: (914)694-1732
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.manhattanville.edu/
President/CEO: Richard A. Berman
Registrar: Denise Carson
Admissions: Jose Flores
Financial Aid: Maria Barlaam
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed % Accepted: 60 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: March 01 Application Fee: $55.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $55. Comprehensive fee: $39,550 includes full-time tuition ($26,920), mandatory fees ($1080), and college room and board ($11,550). College room only: $6860. Part-time tuition: $620 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $40. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,651, PT 130, Grad 1,025 Faculty: FT 90, PT 208 Student-Faculty Ratio: 11:1 Exams: ACT, SAT I or ACT, SAT I and SAT II % Receiving Financial Aid: 67 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 68 Library Holdings: 292,846 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: NCATE Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Field Hockey W; Golf M; Ice Hockey M & W; Lacrosse M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball W

MANNES COLLEGE THE NEW SCHOOL FOR MUSIC

150 West 85th St.
New York, NY 10024-4402
Tel: (212)580-0210
Free: 800-292-3040
Fax: (212)580-1738
Web Site: http://www.newschool.mannes.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Joel Lester
Registrar: Joan Morgan
Admissions: Allison Scola
Financial Aid: Eileen F. Doyle
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: New School University % Accepted: 29 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: December 01 Application Fee: $100.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $100. Comprehensive fee: $37,880 includes full-time tuition ($25,560), mandatory fees ($570), and college room and board ($11,750). College room only: $8750. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to degree level and program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Part-time tuition: $842 per credit. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 188, PT 20, Grad 158 Faculty: FT 5, PT 251 Student-Faculty Ratio: 4:1 % Receiving Financial Aid: 35 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 13 Library Holdings: 4,137,530 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 128 credits, Bachelors

MARIA COLLEGE

700 New Scotland Ave.
Albany, NY 12208-1798
Tel: (518)438-3111
Web Site: http://www.mariacollege.edu/
President/CEO: Sr. Laureen Fitzgerald
Registrar: Dr. Kenneth Clough
Admissions: Laurie A. Gilmore
Financial Aid: Dr. Kenneth Clough
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed % Accepted: 72 Admission Plans: Early Admission Application Deadline: August 25 Application Fee: $35.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $35. Tuition: $7800 full-time, $285 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $200 full-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 277, PT 511 Faculty: FT 29, PT 36 Student-Faculty Ratio: 10:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT Library Holdings: 56,746 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 64 credits, Associates ROTC: Air Force Professional Accreditation: AOTA, NLN

MARIST COLLEGE

3399 North Rd.
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-1387
Tel: (845)575-3000
Free: 800-436-5483
Admissions: (845)575-3226
Fax: (845)471-6213
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.marist.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Dennis J. Murray
Registrar: Judith Ivankovic
Admissions: Sean Kaylor
Financial Aid: Joseph Weglarz
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400+; 21% ACT 18-23; 66% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 50 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Action; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: February 15 Application Fee: $40.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $30,566 includes full-time tuition ($20,712), mandatory fees ($490), and college room and board ($9364). College room only: $5964. Part-time tuition: $475 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $65 per term. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 4,413, PT 483, Grad 848 Faculty: FT 201, PT 395 Student-Faculty Ratio: 15:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 61 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 75 Library Holdings: 176,347 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: AACSB, CSWE, NAACLS Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Bowling M & W; Cheerleading M & W; Crew M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Equestrian Sports M & W; Fencing M & W; Ice Hockey M; Lacrosse M & W; Rugby M & W; Skiing (Downhill) M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball M & W; Water Polo W

MARYMOUNT MANHATTAN COLLEGE

221 East 71st St.
New York, NY 10021-4597
Tel: (212)517-0400
Free: 800-MARYMOUNT
Admissions: (212)517-0430
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.mmm.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Judson R. Shaver
Registrar: Dean Luz Torres
Admissions: James Rogers
Financial Aid: Maria DeInnocentiis
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 98% SAT M 400+; 40% ACT 18-23; 50% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 77 Admission Plans: Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $60.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $60. Comprehensive fee: $31,728 includes full-time tuition ($18,748), mandatory fees ($890), and college room and board ($12,090). College room only: $10,090. Part-time tuition: $590 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $393 per term. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,603, PT 404 Faculty: FT 85, PT 230 Student-Faculty Ratio: 11:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 63 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 21 Library Holdings: 102,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credits, Bachelors

MEDAILLE COLLEGE

18 Agassiz Circle
Buffalo, NY 14214-2695
Tel: (716)884-3281
Fax: (716)884-0291
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.medaille.edu/
President/CEO: Joseph W. Bascuas, PhD
Registrar: Kathleen Lazar
Admissions: Greg Florczak
Financial Aid: Rachel Barker
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Scores: 98% SAT V 400+; 98% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 73 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: August 01 Application Fee: $25.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Application fee: $25. Comprehensive fee: $22,460 includes full-time tuition ($15,030) and college room and board ($7430). Full-time tuition varies according to location. Room and board charges vary according to housing facility. Part-time tuition: $532 per credit hour. Part-time tuition varies according to course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,580, PT 197, Grad 1,241 Faculty: FT 91, PT 221 Student-Faculty Ratio: 17:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT, SAT I % Receiving Financial Aid: 82 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 21 Library Holdings: 56,854 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credit hours, Associates; 120 credit hours, Bachelors ROTC: Army Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cheerleading M & W; Cross-Country Running W; Lacrosse M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Volleyball M & W

MEDGAR EVERS COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

1650 Bedford St.
Brooklyn, NY 11225-2298
Tel: (718)270-4900
Admissions: (718)270-6025
Web Site: http://www.mec.cuny.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Edison O. Jackson
Registrar: Hayden Edwards
Admissions: Warren Heusner
Financial Aid: Louise Martin
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: City University of New York System Scores: 42.6% SAT V 400+; 45.5% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 96 Admission Plans: Open Admission; Preferred Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $60.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $60. State resident tuition: $4000 full-time, $170 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $8640 full-time, $360 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $230 full-time, $78.35 per term part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 3,134, PT 2,078 Faculty: FT 150, PT 189 Student-Faculty Ratio: 15:1 Exams: SAT I and SAT II or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 76 Library Holdings: 111,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 64 credits, Associates; 120 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: ACBSP, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M; Cross-Country Running M & W; Soccer M; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W

MEMORIAL HOSPITAL SCHOOL OF NURSING

600 Northern Blvd.
Albany, NY 12204
Tel: (518)471-3260
Fax: (518)447-3559
Web Site: http://www.nehealth.com/html/NEH_Schools.asp?L1=6&L2=31
President/CEO: Mary H. Martin
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Calendar System: Semester Professional Accreditation: NYSBR

MERCY COLLEGE

555 Broadway
Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522-1189
Tel: (914)693-4500
Free: 800-MERCY-NY
Admissions: 800-MERCY-GO
Fax: (914)674-7382
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.mercy.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Lucie Lapovsky
Registrar: Debra Kenney
Admissions: Kathleen Jackson
Financial Aid: Neal Harris
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed % Accepted: 42 Admission Plans: Open Admission; Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $37.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted. For adults: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Application fee: $37. Comprehensive fee: $21,248 includes full-time tuition ($12,370), mandatory fees ($200), and college room and board ($8678). Part-time tuition: $520 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $100 per term. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 3,694, PT 1,942, Grad 3,903 Faculty: FT 175, PT 655 Student-Faculty Ratio: 17:1 Exams: SAT I Library Holdings: 322,610 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates; 120 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Air Force Professional Accreditation: AACN, AOTA, APTA, ASLHA, NACSCAO, CSWE Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Equestrian Sports M & W; Golf M; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Tennis M; Volleyball W

MESIVTA OF EASTERN PARKWAY RABBINICAL SEMINARY

510 Dahill Rd.
Brooklyn, NY 11218-5559
Tel: (718)438-1002
President/CEO: Joseph Epstein
Registrar: Sheila H. Saslow
Admissions: Rabbi Joseph Halberstadt
Financial Aid: Ira Lieberman
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Not available Library Holdings: 7,500 Professional Accreditation: AARTS

MESIVTA TIFERETH JERUSALEM OF AMERICA

145 East Broadway
New York, NY 10002-6301
Tel: (212)964-2830
President/CEO: Stanley Bronfeld
Registrar: Rabbi Dickstein
Admissions: Rabbi Fishellis
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish Calendar System: Semester Professional Accreditation: AARTS

MESIVTA TORAH VODAATH RABBINICAL SEMINARY

425 East Ninth St.
Brooklyn, NY 11218-5299
Tel: (718)941-8000
Fax: (718)941-8032
President/CEO: Rabbi Aharon Brown
Registrar: Rabbi Aharon Brown
Admissions: Rabbi Issac Braun
Financial Aid: Kayla Goldring
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish Admission Plans: Preferred Admission; Early Admission; Deferred Admission H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Library Holdings: 40,000 Credit Hours For Degree: 128 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: AARTS

METROPOLITAN COLLEGE OF NEW YORK

75 Varick St.
New York, NY 10013-1919
Tel: (212)343-1234
Fax: (212)343-8470
Web Site: http://www.metropolitan.edu/
President/CEO: Stephen Greenwald
Registrar: Anita O'Brien
Admissions: Fuquan Jackson
Financial Aid: Douglas Bucher
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed % Accepted: 98 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: August 15 Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $30. Tuition: $14,240 full-time, $505 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $300 full-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to degree level and program. Part-time tuition varies according to degree level and program. Tuition guaranteed not to increase for student's term of enrollment. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Miscellaneous, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,119, PT 72, Grad 364 Faculty: FT 38, PT 259 Student-Faculty Ratio: 16:1 Exams: Other, SAT I or ACT, SAT I % Receiving Financial Aid: 83 Library Holdings: 26,800 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 64 credits, Associates; 128 credits, Bachelors

MILDRED ELLEY

800 New Louden Rd.
Latham, NY 12110
Tel: (518)786-0855
Free: 800-622-6327
Admissions: (518)786-3171
Web Site: http://www.mildred-elley.edu/
President/CEO: Faith Ann Takes
Registrar: Irene Farrigan
Admissions: Michael Cahalan
Financial Aid: Joseph Moltzen
Type: Two-Year College Scholarships: Available Enrollment: FT 394 Faculty: FT 14, PT 17 Student-Faculty Ratio: 20:1 Exams: Other Professional Accreditation: ACICS

MIRRER YESHIVA

1795 Ocean Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11223-2010
Tel: (718)645-0536
President/CEO: Rabbi Moses Kalmanowitz
Registrar: Vevorah Bernbaum
Financial Aid: Rachael Bernbaum
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish H.S. Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required Calendar System: Semester Professional Accreditation: AARTS

MOHAWK VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE

1101 Sherman Dr.
Utica, NY 13501-5394
Tel: (315)792-5400
Admissions: (315)792-5354
Fax: (315)792-5527
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.mvcc.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Michael I. Schafer
Registrar: Rosemary Spetka
Admissions: Denis J. Kennelty
Financial Aid: Annette Broski
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System % Accepted: 90 Admission Plans: Open Admission; Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $0.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $2950 full-time, $115 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5900 full-time, $230 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $344 full-time, $1 per credit hour part-time, $35 per term part-time. College room and board: $6260. College room only: $3530. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 3,779, PT 2,205 Faculty: FT 136, PT 160 Student-Faculty Ratio: 24:1 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 6 Library Holdings: 91,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 62 credits, Associates ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: ABET, AHIMA, CARC, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Bowling M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Golf M & W; Ice Hockey M; Lacrosse M; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W

MOLLOY COLLEGE

1000 Hempstead Ave.
Rockville Centre, NY 11571-5002
Tel: (516)678-5000; 888-4MOLLOY
Web Site: http://www.molloy.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Drew Bogner
Registrar: Sue Fortman
Admissions: Marguerite Lane
Financial Aid: Ana Lockward
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Scores: 97% SAT V 400+; 98% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 65 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $30. Tuition: $15,760 full-time, $525 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $700 full-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: 4-1-4, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,875, PT 857, Grad 853 Faculty: FT 147, PT 328 Student-Faculty Ratio: 10:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 81 Library Holdings: 135,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 64 credits, Associates; 128 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Navy, Air Force Professional Accreditation: AACN, AHIMA, CARC, CSWE, JRCNMT Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Equestrian Sports M & W; Lacrosse M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Tennis W; Volleyball W

MONROE COLLEGE (BRONX)

Monroe College Way
Bronx, NY 10468-5407
Tel: (718)933-6700
Free: 800-55MONROE
Web Site: http://www.monroecollege.edu/
President/CEO: Stephen J. Jerome
Registrar: Edward Schneiderman
Admissions: Brad Allison
Financial Aid: Howard Leslie
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed % Accepted: 61 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: August 26 Application Fee: $35.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $16,660 includes full-time tuition ($9160), mandatory fees ($600), and college room and board ($6900). Part-time tuition: $382 per credit hour. Part-time mandatory fees: $150 per term. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Trimester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 3,637, PT 648 Faculty: FT 57, PT 180 Student-Faculty Ratio: 21:1 % Receiving Financial Aid: 87 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 1 Library Holdings: 28,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 20 courses, Associates; 40 courses, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: AHIMA Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Soccer M; Softball W; Volleyball W

MONROE COLLEGE (NEW ROCHELLE)

434 Main St.
New Rochelle, NY 10801-6410
Tel: (914)632-5400
Free: 800-55MONROE
Admissions: (914)654-3200
Fax: (914)632-5462
Web Site: http://www.monroecollege.edu/
President/CEO: Marc M. Jerome
Admissions: Emerson Phillips
Financial Aid: Ramon Verdego, Jr.
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed % Accepted: 60 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: August 26 Application Fee: $35.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent not required. For criminal justice and medical assisting: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $16,660 includes full-time tuition ($9160), mandatory fees ($600), and college room and board ($6900). Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Part-time tuition: $382 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $150 per term. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Trimester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,574, PT 207 Faculty: FT 17, PT 55 Student-Faculty Ratio: 20:1 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 20 Library Holdings: 8,400 Credit Hours For Degree: 20 courses, Associates; 40 courses, Bachelors Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Soccer M; Softball W; Volleyball W

MONROE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

1000 East Henrietta Rd.
Rochester, NY 14623-5780
Tel: (585)292-2000
Fax: (585)427-2749
Web Site: http://www.monroecc.edu/
President/CEO: R. Thomas Flynn
Registrar: Elizabeth Ripton
Admissions: Anthony Felicetti
Financial Aid: Jerome S. St. Croix
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System Admission Plans: Open Admission; Preferred Admission; Early Admission Application Fee: $20.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 9,398, PT 7,198 Faculty: FT 303, PT 889 Student-Faculty Ratio: 20:1 Library Holdings: 110,748 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 62 credits, Associates ROTC: Army, Air Force Professional Accreditation: ABET, ADA, AHIMA, JRCERT, JRCEMT, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Golf M; Ice Hockey M; Lacrosse M; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball W

MOUNT SAINT MARY COLLEGE

330 Powell Ave.
Newburgh, NY 12550-3494
Tel: (845)561-0800; 888-937-6762
Admissions: (845)569-3248
Fax: (845)562-6762
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.msmc.edu/
President/CEO: Sr. Ann Sakac
Registrar: Patty Kobes
Admissions: J. Randall Ognibene
Financial Aid: Susan Twomey
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Scores: 90% SAT V 400+; 92% SAT M 400+; 69% ACT 18-23; 8% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 79 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $35.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $35. Comprehensive fee: $25,250 includes full-time tuition ($16,410), mandatory fees ($520), and college room and board ($8320). College room only: $4680. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to degree level. Room and board charges vary according to board plan, housing facility, and student level. Part-time tuition: $547 per credit hour. Part-time mandatory fees: $35 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to degree level. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,615, PT 424, Grad 535 Faculty: FT 71, PT 150 Student-Faculty Ratio: 17:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 73 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 41 Library Holdings: 113,676 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credit hours, Bachelors ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: AACN, NCATE Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball W

NASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE

1 Education Dr.
Garden City, NY 11530-6793
Tel: (516)572-7500
Admissions: (516)572-7345
Web Site: http://www.ncc.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Sean A. Fanelli
Registrar: Barry S. Fischler
Admissions: Craig Wright
Financial Aid: Dr. Evangeline Manjares
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System % Accepted: 92 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: August 01 Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted. For applicants 18 or over who have been out of high school over 1 year: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Application fee: $30. State resident tuition: $3310 full-time, $138 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $6620 full-time, $276 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $242 full-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 13,528, PT 7,451 Faculty: FT 457, PT 1,114 Student-Faculty Ratio: 18:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT Library Holdings: 171,938 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 64 credits, Associates ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: ABET, ARCEST, ABFSE, APTA, CARC, JRCERT, NASM, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Bowling M & W; Cheerleading W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Equestrian Sports M & W; Football M; Golf M & W; Lacrosse M; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball M & W; Wrestling M

NAZARETH COLLEGE OF ROCHESTER

4245 East Ave.
Rochester, NY 14618-3790
Tel: (585)389-2525
Admissions: (585)389-2860
Fax: (585)389-2826
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.naz.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Robert A. Miller
Registrar: Nancy C. Grear
Admissions: Thomas K. DaRin
Financial Aid: Dr. Bruce Woolley
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Scores: 99.3% SAT V 400+; 99.7% SAT M 400+; 38% ACT 18-23; 55.9% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 79 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Action; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: February 15 Application Fee: $40.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $28,234 includes full-time tuition ($19,214), mandatory fees ($660), and college room and board ($8360). College room only: $4680. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $460 per credit hour. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,864, PT 193, Grad 1,063 Faculty: FT 135, PT 166 Student-Faculty Ratio: 13:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 78 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 57 Library Holdings: 162,593 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credit hours, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Air Force Professional Accreditation: AACN, APTA, ASLHA, CSWE, NASM Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Cheerleading W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Equestrian Sports M & W; Field Hockey W; Golf M & W; Lacrosse M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball M & W

THE NEW SCHOOL FOR GENERAL STUDIES

66 West 12th St.
New York, NY 10011-8603
Tel: (212)229-5600
Free: 800-862-5039
Admissions: (212)229-5630
Fax: (212)645-0661
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.nsu.newschool.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Ann-Louise Shapiro
Registrar: William Kimmel
Admissions: Gerianne Brusati
Financial Aid: Eileen Doyle
Type: Two-Year Upper Division Sex: Coed Affiliation: New School University % Accepted: 85 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Fee: $40.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $30,128 includes full-time tuition ($17,808), mandatory fees ($570), and college room and board ($11,750). College room only: $8750. Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Part-time tuition: $742 per credit. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 376, PT 337, Grad 937 Faculty: FT 36, PT 470 Library Holdings: 368,890 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credits, Bachelors

THE NEW SCHOOL FOR JAZZ AND CONTEMPORARY MUSIC

55 West 13th St., 5th Floor
New York, NY 10011
Tel: (212)229-5896
Web Site: http://www.jazz.newschool.edu
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Costs Per Year: Comprehensive fee: $38,600 includes full-time tuition ($27,600) and college room and board ($11,000). Part-time tuition: $900 per credit. Calendar System: Semester

NEW YORK CAREER INSTITUTE

11 Park Place-4th Floor
New York, NY 10007
Tel: (212)962-0002
Fax: (212)385-7574
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.nyci.com/
President/CEO: Ivan Londa
Admissions: Cindy McMahon
Financial Aid: Melvin Eisner
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Application Fee: $25.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $25. Tuition: $9600 full-time, $300 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $35 full-time, $35 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to class time, course load, and degree level. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to class time, course load, and degree level. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Trimester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 618, PT 98 Faculty: FT 4, PT 24 Library Holdings: 5,010 Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: NYSBR

NEW YORK CITY COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

300 Jay St.
Brooklyn, NY 11201-2983
Tel: (718)260-5000
Admissions: (718)260-5500
Fax: (718)260-5198
Web Site: http://www.citytech.cuny.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Fred Beaufait
Registrar: Jerry Berrol
Admissions: Joseph Lento
Financial Aid: Lamont Pittman
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: City University of New York System Scores: 81.6% SAT V 400+; 89.5% SAT M 400 + Admission Plans: Open Admission Application Fee: $40.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 7,053, PT 4,327 Faculty: FT 297, PT 586 Student-Faculty Ratio: 18:1 Library Holdings: 177,569 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates; 120 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Air Force Professional Accreditation: ABET, ADA, COptA, JRCERT, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Soccer M; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball M & W

NEW YORK COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS

6801 Jericho Turnpike
Syosset, NY 11791-4413
Tel: (516)364-0808
Free: 800-922-7337
Fax: (516)364-0989
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.nycollege.edu/
President/CEO: Lisa Pamintuan
Registrar: Denise Stendardo
Admissions: Mary Rodas
Financial Aid: Nanci Raines
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Fee: $85.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $85. Tuition: $9900 full-time, $275 per credit part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Trimester, Summer Session Available Faculty: FT 15, PT 80 Library Holdings: 4,600 Credit Hours For Degree: 72 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: NACSCAO

NEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

PO Box 8000
Old Westbury, NY 11568-8000
Tel: (516)686-7516
Free: 800-345-NYIT
Admissions: (516)686-7871
Fax: (516)686-7613
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.nyit.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Edward Guiliano
Registrar: Guy Hildebrandt
Admissions: Steve Kerge
Financial Aid: Robbie de Leur
Type: University Sex: Coed Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400+; 52% ACT 18-23; 28% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 67 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $30,040 includes full-time tuition ($18,696), mandatory fees ($540), and college room and board ($10,804). College room only: $5600. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan, housing facility, and location. Part-time tuition: $630 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $230 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 4,163, PT 2,323, Grad 3,468 Faculty: FT 217, PT 458 Student-Faculty Ratio: 16:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 74 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 9 Library Holdings: 208,620 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 68 credits, Associates; 120 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Air Force Professional Accreditation: ABET, ACF, ADtA, AOTA, AOsA, APTA, FIDER, NCATE Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Lacrosse M; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W

NEW YORK SCHOOL OF INTERIOR DESIGN

170 East 70th St.
New York, NY 10021-5110
Tel: (212)472-1500
Free: 800-336-9743
Fax: (212)472-1867
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.nysid.edu/
President/CEO: Inge Heckel
Registrar: Jeffrey A. Namian
Admissions: David T. Sprouls
Financial Aid: Nina Bunchuk
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 37 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: March 01 Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Tuition: $18,600 full-time, $620 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $220 full-time, $110 per term part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 168, PT 556, Grad 15 Faculty: FT 2, PT 77 Student-Faculty Ratio: 10:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 40 Library Holdings: 12,000 Credit Hours For Degree: 66 credits, Associates; 132 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: FIDER, NASAD

NEW YORK UNIVERSITY

70 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012-1019
Tel: (212)998-1212
Admissions: (212)998-4500
Fax: (212)995-4902
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.nyu.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. John E. Sexton
Registrar: Yechiel Rosenrauch
Admissions: Barbara Hall
Financial Aid: Antonio Del Bono, Jr.
Type: University Sex: Coed Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400+; 50% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 37 Admission Plans: Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: January 15 Application Fee: $65.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $65. Comprehensive fee: $43,170 includes full-time tuition ($29,890), mandatory fees ($1800), and college room and board ($11,480). Full-time tuition and fees vary according to program. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $881 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $53 per credit, $267 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to program. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 18,981, PT 1,585, Grad 16,047 Faculty: FT 1,952, PT 2,121 Student-Faculty Ratio: 11:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT, SAT II % Receiving Financial Aid: 54 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 54 Library Holdings: 5,235,527 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates; 128 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: AACSB, ACEHSA, ACEJMC, ABA, ACNM, ADA, ADtA, ACSP, AOTA, APTA, APA, ASLHA, AClPE, AALS, CEPH, CORE, CSWE, JRCEDMS, LCMEAMA, MACTE NASPAA, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M & W; Basketball M & W; Cheerleading M & W; Crew M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Equestrian Sports W; Fencing M & W; Golf M; Ice Hockey M; Lacrosse M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Ultimate Frisbee M & W; Volleyball M & W; Wrestling M

NIAGARA COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE

3111 Saunders Settlement Rd.
Sanborn, NY 14132-9460
Tel: (716)614-6222
Admissions: (716)614-6201
Fax: (716)731-4053
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.niagaracc.suny.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. James Klyczek
Registrar: Julie Speer
Admissions: Kathy Saunders
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System % Accepted: 100 Admission Plans: Open Admission; Early Admission Application Fee: $0.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $3096 full-time, $129 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $4644 full-time, $194 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $300 full-time, $62 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to program. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to program. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 3,605, PT 1,967 Faculty: FT 126, PT 162 Student-Faculty Ratio: 17:1 Library Holdings: 93,055 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 62 credit hours, Associates ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: ARCEST, AAMAE, APTA, JRCEET, JRCERT, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Golf M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Volleyball W; Wrestling M

NIAGARA UNIVERSITY

Niagara University, NY 14109
Tel: (716)285-1212
Free: 800-462-2111
Admissions: (716)286-8700
Fax: (716)286-8355
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.niagara.edu/
President/CEO: Rev. Joseph L. Levesque, CM
Admissions: Mike Konopski
Financial Aid: Maureen Salfi
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: Roman Catholic Church Scores: 97.9% SAT V 400+; 96.5% SAT M 400+; 60% ACT 18-23; 26% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 79 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: August 01 Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $28,250 includes full-time tuition ($19,000), mandatory fees ($800), and college room and board ($8450). Part-time tuition: $635 per credit hour. Part-time mandatory fees: $20 per term. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 2,816, PT 126, Grad 911 Faculty: FT 137, PT 197 Student-Faculty Ratio: 17:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 75 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 55 Library Holdings: 279,793 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credit hours, Associates; 120 credit hours, Bachelors ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: AACSB, CSWE, NCATE Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Golf M; Ice Hockey M & W; Lacrosse M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball W

NORTH COUNTRY COMMUNITY COLLEGE

23 Santanoni Ave., PO Box 89
Saranac Lake, NY 12983-0089
Tel: (518)891-2915; 888-TRY-NCCC
Fax: (518)891-2915
Web Site: http://www.nccc.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Gail Rogers Rice
Registrar: Sandra Baker
Admissions: Edwin Trathen
Financial Aid: Edwin Trathen
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System Scores: 77.91% SAT V 400+; 79.07% SAT M 400+; 42.86% ACT 18-23; 14.28% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 94 Admission Plans: Open Admission; Preferred Admission; Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $0.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $3250 full-time, $160 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $8000 full-time, $375 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $730 full-time, $37.50 per credit hour part-time, $225 per term part-time. College room and board: $8150. College room only: $4750. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 999, PT 606 Faculty: FT 46, PT 105 Student-Faculty Ratio: 17:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 7 Library Holdings: 58,556 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 62 semester hours, Associates Professional Accreditation: JRCERT Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Ice Hockey M; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Volleyball W

NYACK COLLEGE

One South Blvd.
Nyack, NY 10960-3698
Tel: (845)358-1710
Free: 800-33-NYACK
Fax: (845)358-3047
Web Site: http://www.nyack.edu
President/CEO: Dr. David E. Schroeder
Registrar: Sue K. Ho
Admissions: Bethany Ilsley
Financial Aid: Andres Valenzuela
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: The Christian and Missionary Alliance Scores: 80.8% SAT V 400+; 79.8% SAT M 400+; 53.6% ACT 18-23; 17.9% ACT 24-29 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $25.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted. For home schooled applicants -transcripts of courses taken: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Application fee: $25. Comprehensive fee: $23,000 includes full-time tuition ($15,400) and college room and board ($7600). Part-time tuition: $600 per credit. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,703, PT 327, Grad 616 Faculty: FT 107, PT 181 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 83 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 33 Library Holdings: 127,271 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 63 credit hours, Associates; 126 credit hours, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: NASM Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cheerleading M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Golf M; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Volleyball W

OHR HAMEIR THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY

Furnace Woods Rd.
Peekskill, NY 10566
Tel: (914)736-1500
President/CEO: Rabbi Ely Kanarek
Registrar: Kanarek
Admissions: Rabbi M. Z. Weisverg
Financial Aid: Gwartzman
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Calendar System: Semester Professional Accreditation: AARTS

OHR SOMAYACH/JOSEPH TANENBAUM EDUCATIONAL CENTER

PO Box 334, 244 Route 306
Monsey, NY 10952-0334
Tel: (914)425-1370
Web Site: http://www.ohrsomayach.edu/
President/CEO: Rabbi Yisroel Rokowsky
Registrar: Miriam Grossman
Admissions: Rabbi Avrohom Braun
Financial Aid: Rabbi Yisroel Rokowsky
Type: Five-Year College Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish Admission Plans: Early Admission H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted. For those who demonstrate ability to benefit from program: High school diploma or equivalent not required Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 98 Faculty: FT 8, PT 10 Library Holdings: 2,300 Credit Hours For Degree: 132 credit hours, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: AARTS

OLEAN BUSINESS INSTITUTE

301 North Union St.
Olean, NY 14760-2691
Tel: (716)372-7978
Fax: (716)372-2120
Web Site: http://www.obi.edu/
President/CEO: Patrick McCarthy
Admissions: Lori Kincaid
Financial Aid: Valerie Goodwin
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Application Fee: $25.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Faculty: FT 10, PT 8 Library Holdings: 1,800 Credit Hours For Degree: 68 credit hours, Associates Professional Accreditation: ACICS

ONONDAGA COMMUNITY COLLEGE

4941 Onondaga Rd.
Syracuse, NY 13215-2099
Tel: (315)498-2622
Admissions: (315)498-2201
Fax: (315)469-2107
Web Site: http://www.sunyocc.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Debbie L. Sydow
Registrar: Nancy Speck
Admissions: Monty R. Flynn
Financial Aid: Lorna Roberts
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System Admission Plans: Open Admission; Preferred Admission; Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted. For those who demonstrate ability to benefit from program: High school diploma or equivalent not required Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Faculty: FT 162, PT 295 Student-Faculty Ratio: 16:1 Exams: SAT I and SAT II or ACT Library Holdings: 96,611 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 62 credits, Associates ROTC: Army, Air Force Professional Accreditation: ABET, ADA, AHIMA, APTA, CARC, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Lacrosse M; Soccer M; Softball W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball W

ORANGE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE

115 South St.
Middletown, NY 10940-6437
Tel: (845)344-6222
Admissions: (845)341-4030
Fax: (845)343-1228
Web Site: http://www.orange.cc.ny.us/
President/CEO: Dr. William Richards
Registrar: Neil Foley
Admissions: Margot St. Lawrence
Financial Aid: Sue Sheehan
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System % Accepted: 100 Admission Plans: Open Admission; Preferred Admission; Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: August 01 Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted. For 24 credit hour guideline program: High school diploma or equivalent not required Costs Per Year: Application fee: $30. State resident tuition: $3000 full-time, $125 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $6000 full-time, $250 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $350 full-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 3,344, PT 3,097 Faculty: FT 137, PT 245 Student-Faculty Ratio: 16:1 Library Holdings: 101,342 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 62 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: ADA, AOTA, APTA, ACBSP, NAACLS, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Golf M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball W

PACE UNIVERSITY

One Pace Plaza
New York, NY 10038
Tel: (212)346-1200
Free: 800-874-7223
Admissions: (212)346-1781
Fax: (212)346-1040
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.pace.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. David A. Caputo
Registrar: Lisa Kyer
Admissions: Dr. William N. Black
Financial Aid: Suzanne Tang
Type: University Sex: Coed Scores: 98% SAT V 400+; 99% SAT M 400+; 55% ACT 18-23; 37% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 73 Admission Plans: Early Action; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: March 01 Application Fee: $45.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $45. Comprehensive fee: $34,328 includes full-time tuition ($24,756), mandatory fees ($632), and college room and board ($8940). Full-time tuition and fees vary according to student level. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $710 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $240 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Tuition guaranteed not to increase for student's term of enrollment. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 6,879, PT 2,049, Grad 4,471 Faculty: FT 478, PT 760 Student-Faculty Ratio: 15:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 84 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 34 Library Holdings: 813,997 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 64 credits, Associates; 128 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: AACSB, ABET, AACN, ABA, APA, AALS, NCATE Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Equestrian Sports M & W; Football M; Golf M & W; Lacrosse M; Soccer W; Softball W; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W

PARSONS THE NEW SCHOOL FOR DESIGN

66 Fifth Ave.
New York, NY 10011-8878
Tel: (212)229-8900; 877-528-3321
Fax: (212)229-8975
Web Site: http://www.parsons.newschool.edu/
President/CEO: Paul Goldberger
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: New School University Scores: 90.31% SAT V 400+; 96.88% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 47 Admission Plans: Early Admission Application Deadline: March 01 Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Comprehensive fee: $40,930 includes full-time tuition ($28,560), mandatory fees ($620), and college room and board ($11,750). College room only: $8750. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $974 per credit. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 2,861, PT 211, Grad 430 Faculty: FT 72, PT 879 Student-Faculty Ratio: 8:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 66 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 21 Library Holdings: 4,137,530 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 65 credits, Associates; 134 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: NASAD

PAUL SMITH'S COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

PO Box 265
Paul Smiths, NY 12970-0265
Tel: (518)327-6000
Free: 800-421-2605
Admissions: (518)327-6227
Fax: (518)327-6060
Web Site: http://www.paulsmiths.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. John W. Mills
Registrar: Gary V. Morrison
Admissions: Melik Khoury
Financial Aid: June Peoples
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Coed Scores: 86% SAT V 400+; 84% SAT M 400+; 42% ACT 18-23; 22% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 83 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: Rolling Application Fee: $30.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $30. Comprehensive fee: $25,590 includes full-time tuition ($16,910), mandatory fees ($1260), and college room and board ($7420). College room only: $3710. Part-time tuition: $450 per credit hour. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 821, PT 25 Faculty: FT 55, PT 30 Student-Faculty Ratio: 14:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 91 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 95 Library Holdings: 56,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credit hours, Associates; 120 credit hours, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: ABET, ACF Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Soccer M & W; Volleyball W

PHILLIPS BETH ISRAEL SCHOOL OF NURSING

310 East 22nd St., 9th Floor
New York, NY 10010-5702
Tel: (212)614-6110
Admissions: (212)614-6176
Fax: (212)614-6109
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.futurenursebi.org
President/CEO: Dr. Janet Mackin, EdD, RN
Registrar: Bernice Pass-Stern
Admissions: Bernice Pass-Stern
Financial Aid: Eli Moinester
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 12 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: April 01 Application Fee: $50.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $50. Tuition: $12,300 full-time, $300 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $2180 full-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Not available Faculty: FT 10, PT 8 Student-Faculty Ratio: 9:1 Exams: Other, SAT I Credit Hours For Degree: 68 credits, Associates Professional Accreditation: NLN

PLAZA COLLEGE

7409 37th Ave.
Jackson Heights, NY 11372-6300
Tel: (718)779-1430
Fax: (718)779-1456
Web Site: http://www.plazacollege.edu/
President/CEO: Charles E. Callahan, Sr.
Registrar: Dr. Edward Dee
Admissions: Charles E. Callahan, III
Financial Aid: Peggy Chung
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Application Fee: $25.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted. For adult education program: High school diploma or equivalent not required Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Quarter, Summer Session Available Exams: SAT I and SAT II or ACT Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 90 credits, Associates

POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY, BROOKLYN CAMPUS

Six Metrotech Center
Brooklyn, NY 11201-2990
Tel: (718)260-3600
Free: 800-POLYTECH
Admissions: (718)260-5938
Fax: (718)260-3136
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.poly.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. David C. Chang
Registrar: Robert Pergolis
Admissions: Kathleen Davis
Financial Aid: Veronica Lukas
Type: University Sex: Coed Scores: 98% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 69 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: February 01 Application Fee: $60.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $60. Comprehensive fee: $37,150 includes full-time tuition ($27,640), mandatory fees ($1010), and college room and board ($8500). College room only: $6500. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Room and board charges vary according to housing facility. Part-time tuition: $880 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $320 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 1,451, PT 68, Grad 1,282 Faculty: FT 126, PT 140 Student-Faculty Ratio: 13:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT, SAT II % Receiving Financial Aid: 82 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 13 Library Holdings: 150,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 124 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Air Force Professional Accreditation: ABET Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball M & W

PRATT INSTITUTE

200 Willoughby Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11205-3899
Tel: (718)636-3600
Free: 800-331-0834
Admissions: (718)636-3669
Fax: (718)636-3670
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.pratt.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Thomas F. Schutte
Registrar: Pat Ciavarelli
Admissions: Judy Aaron
Financial Aid: Karen Price-Scott
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Scores: 99% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400+; 46% ACT 18-23; 39% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 50 Admission Plans: Early Decision Plan Application Deadline: February 01 Application Fee: $40.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED not accepted. For HEOP program accepts GED: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $40. Comprehensive fee: $38,082 includes full-time tuition ($28,100), mandatory fees ($1130), and college room and board ($8852). College room only: $5552. Part-time tuition: $910 per credit. Part-time mandatory fees: $303 per term. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 2,898, PT 149, Grad 1,541 Faculty: FT 121, PT 776 Student-Faculty Ratio: 11:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 78 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 55 Library Holdings: 172,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 66 credits, Associates; 132 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: ACSP, ALA, FIDER, NASAD Intercollegiate Athletics: Basketball M; Cross-Country Running M & W; Soccer M & W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball W

PURCHASE COLLEGE, STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY 10577-1400
Tel: (914)251-6000
Admissions: (914)251-6300
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.purchase.edu/
President/CEO: Thomas Schwarz
Registrar: Patricia Bice
Admissions: Barbara Gianoplus
Financial Aid: Emilie Devine
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: State University of New York System Scores: 97% SAT V 400+; 97% SAT M 400+; 52% ACT 18-23; 34% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 31 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: June 01 Application Fee: $40.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $40. State resident tuition: $4350 full-time, $181 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,610 full-time, $442 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $1258 full-time, $.85 per credit part-time, $48.08 per term part-time. College room and board: $8466. College room only: $5378. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 3,231, PT 457, Grad 138 Faculty: FT 143, PT 197 Student-Faculty Ratio: 11:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 48 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 64 Library Holdings: 281,686 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: NASAD, NASM Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M & W; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Soccer M & W; Softball M & W; Volleyball M & W

QUEENS COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

65-30 Kissena Blvd.
Flushing, NY 11367-1597
Tel: (718)997-5000
Admissions: (718)997-5600
Fax: (718)997-5617
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.qc.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. James L. Muyskens
Registrar: Ray Rivera
Admissions: Vincent Angrisani
Financial Aid: Rena Smith-Kiawu
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Coed Affiliation: City University of New York System Scores: 90.9% SAT V 400+; 98.5% SAT M 400 + % Accepted: 43 Admission Plans: Deferred Admission Application Deadline: January 01 Application Fee: $65.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $65. State resident tuition: $4000 full-time, $170 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $10,800 full-time, $360 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $377 full-time, $120.10 per term part-time. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 8,816, PT 4,202, Grad 4,620 Faculty: FT 575, PT 696 Student-Faculty Ratio: 16:1 Exams: SAT I or ACT, SAT a II % Receiving Financial Aid: 49 Library Holdings: 985,550 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 120 credits, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Navy Professional Accreditation: AAFCS, ADtA, ALA, ASLHA, NCATE Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Fencing W; Golf M; Soccer W; Softball M; Swimming and Diving M & W; Tennis M & W; Volleyball M & W; Water Polo M & W

QUEENSBOROUGH COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

222-05 56th Ave.
Bayside, NY 11364
Tel: (718)631-6262
Admissions: (718)631-6044
Fax: (718)281-5189
Web Site: http://www.qcc.cuny.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Eduardo Marti
Registrar: Ann Tullio
Admissions: Winston Yarde
Financial Aid: Dr. Mary White
Type: Two-Year College Sex: Coed Affiliation: City University of New York System Scores: 33.3% SAT V 400+; 47.6% SAT M 400 + Admission Plans: Open Admission; Deferred Admission Application Fee: $40.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $40. Area resident tuition: $2800 full-time. State resident tuition: $4560 full-time, $120 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $4560 full-time, $190 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $266 full-time, $70 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 6,195, PT 6,603 Faculty: FT 291, PT 517 Student-Faculty Ratio: 21:1 Exams: Other Library Holdings: 140,000 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 60 credits, Associates ROTC: Army Professional Accreditation: ABET, ACBSP, NLN Intercollegiate Athletics: Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cross-Country Running M & W; Soccer M; Softball W; Tennis M & W; Track and Field M & W; Volleyball M & W

RABBINICAL ACADEMY MESIVTA RABBI CHAIM BERLIN

1605 Coney Island Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11230-4715
Tel: (718)377-0777
President/CEO: Rabbi Aaron Schechter
Admissions: Mayer Weinberger
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish Calendar System: Semester Credit Hours For Degree: 150 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: AARTS

RABBINICAL COLLEGE BETH SHRAGA

28 Saddle River Rd.
Monsey, NY 10952-3035
Tel: (914)356-1980
President/CEO: Rabbi Sidney Schiff
Admissions: Rabbi Schiff
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish Calendar System: Semester Professional Accreditation: AARTS

RABBINICAL COLLEGE BOBOVER YESHIVA B'NEI ZION

1577 Forty-eighth St.
Brooklyn, NY 11219
Tel: (718)438-2018
President/CEO: Rabbi N. Halberstam
Registrar: J. Landau
Admissions: Israel Licht
Financial Aid: Moshe Dembitzer
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish Calendar System: Semester Professional Accreditation: AARTS

RABBINICAL COLLEGE CH'SAN SOFER

1876 Fiftieth St.
Brooklyn, NY 11204
Tel: (718)236-1171
President/CEO: Rabbi Ehrenfeld
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish Calendar System: Semester Professional Accreditation: AARTS

RABBINICAL COLLEGE OF LONG ISLAND

201 Magnolia Blvd.
Long Beach, NY 11561-3305
Tel: (516)431-7414
President/CEO: Rabbi Y. Feigelstock
Registrar: Hellman
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Calendar System: Semester Professional Accreditation: AARTS

RABBINICAL COLLEGE OF OHR SHIMON YISROEL

215-217 Hewes St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Tel: (718)855-4092
Type: Four-Year College Affiliation: Jewish Professional Accreditation: AARTS

RABBINICAL SEMINARY ADAS YEREIM

185 Wilson St.
Brooklyn, NY 11211-7206
Tel: (718)388-1751
Admissions: Hersch Greenschweig
Type: Four-Year College Sex: Men Calendar System: Semester Professional Accreditation: AARTS

RABBINICAL SEMINARY OF AMERICA

76-01 147th St.
Flushing, NY 11367
Tel: (718)268-4700
President/CEO: Rabbi A. H. Leibowitz
Registrar: Rabbi Abraham Semmel
Admissions: Rabbi Abraham Semmel
Financial Aid: Debbie Mittel
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish Admission Plans: Early Admission Application Fee: $0.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Calendar System: Semester % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 90 Library Holdings: 30,000 Credit Hours For Degree: 150 credits, Bachelors Professional Accreditation: AARTS

RABBINICAL SEMINARY M'KOR CHAIM

1571 Fifty-fifth St.
Brooklyn, NY 11219
Tel: (718)851-0183
President/CEO: Rabbi B. Paler
Registrar: Rabbi Davidowitz
Admissions: Rabbi Benjamin Paler
Financial Aid: Rabbi Davidowitz
Type: Comprehensive Sex: Men Affiliation: Jewish Calendar System: Semester Professional Accreditation: AARTS

RENSSELAER POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE

110 8th St.
Troy, NY 12180-3590
Tel: (518)276-6000
Free: 800-448-6562
Admissions: (518)276-6216
Fax: (518)276-4072
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.rpi.edu/
President/CEO: Dr. Shirley Ann Jackson
Registrar: Sharon Kunkel
Admissions: Karen Long
Financial Aid: James Stevenson
Type: University Sex: Coed Scores: 100% SAT V 400+; 100% SAT M 400+; 22% ACT 18-23; 67% ACT 24-29 % Accepted: 78 Admission Plans: Early Admission; Early Decision Plan; Deferred Admission Application Deadline: January 01 Application Fee: $70.00 H.S. Requirements: High school diploma required; GED accepted Costs Per Year: Application fee: $70. Comprehensive fee: $41,288 includes full-time tuition ($31,000), mandatory fees ($857), and college room and board ($9431). College room only: $5290. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and location. Part-time tuition: $969 per credit hour. Scholarships: Available Calendar System: Semester, Summer Session Available Enrollment: FT 4,926, PT 25, Grad 2,290 Faculty: FT 400, PT 81 Student-Faculty Ratio: 14:1 Exams: Other, SAT I or ACT, SAT I and SAT II or ACT % Receiving Financial Aid: 70 % Residing in College-Owned, -Operated, or -Affiliated Housing: 55 Library Holdings: 309,171 Regional Accreditation: Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools Credit Hours For Degree: 124 credit hours, Bachelors ROTC: Army, Navy, Air Force Professional Accreditation: AACSB, ABET Intercollegiate Athletics: Archery M & W; Badminton M & W; Baseball M; Basketball M & W; Cheerleading M & W; Crew M & W; Cross-Country