Alfred State College

10 Upper College Dr,, Alfred, United States
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Overview of Alfred State College

About this school

Alfred State College, also known as SUNY College of Technology, is a public university and part of the State University of New York system. It was founded in 1908 as a state school of agriculture. Today, the college offers a wide variety of majors (from welding to business) and focuses on hands-on instruction. Its 150-acre rural campus is located 75 miles south of Rochester, NY.
  • Institution Type


    Public

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:3,686
    • Men:2,347 (63.7%)
    • Women:1,339 (36.3%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Alfred State College is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is not required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
-
-
Mathematics
-
-
Science
-
-
Foreign Language
-
-
Social Studies
-
-
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Recommended
Not reported
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: Not used ACT: Not used

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
10 Upper College Drive
City, State, Zip
Alfred, NY  14802
Phone
(607) 587-4215
Fax
(607) 587-4299
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 4 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student cannot defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Recommended for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
-
Other
Common Application with essay on supplemental application required for freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
68% of 5,395 applicants were admitted
Women
61% of 2,232 applicants were admitted
Men
72% of 3,163 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
1,556 (43%) of 3,650 admitted students enrolled
Women
543 (40%) of 1,361 admitted students enrolled
Men
1,013 (44%) of 2,289 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.00
375 And Above
10%
3.50 - 3.74
14%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
25%
2.50 - 2.99
18%
2.00 - 2.49
12%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
525 average |470-570 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
2%
• Score 600 - 700
13%
• Score 500 - 600
46%
• Score 400 - 500
33%
• Score 300 - 400
6%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
Sat Critical Reading
520 average |470-560 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
2%
• Score 600 - 700
14%
• Score 500 - 600
41%
• Score 400 - 500
38%
• Score 300 - 400
5%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
22 average |19-25 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
6%
• Score 24 - 29
37%
• Score 18 - 23
42%
• Score 12 - 17
15%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - In-state: $8,327|Out-of-state: $11,397
  • Room & Board: - $12,250 (74.09871763851923%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,200 (7.2586498911202515%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $3,082 (18.642632470360514%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Alfred State College accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 15
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning November 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Not reported

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 002854
Free
State Aid Form
-

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
Not reported
Found To Have Financial Need
Not reported
Received Financial Aid
Not reported
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent Of Need Met
Not reported
Average Award
Not reported
• Need-Based Gift
Not reported
• Need-Based Self-Help
Not reported
• Merit Based Gift
Not reported
Merit Based Gift
Not reported

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
Not reported
Found To Have Financial Need
Not reported
Received Financial Aid
Not reported
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent Of Need Met
Not reported
Average Award
Not reported
• Need-Based Gift
Not reported
• Need-Based Self-Help
Not reported
• Merit Based Gift
Not reported
Merit Based Gift
Not reported

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
Not reported
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
Not reported
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Not reported

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Not required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Not required

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


167

Part-Time Faculty


82

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


27%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 5% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 38% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 34% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 18% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 3% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 2% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 16% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 64% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 18% of discussion sections/labs
  • 30-39 students: - 3% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
269,667

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
108
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Alfred State College provides hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


65.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


36.9%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


45.6%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


51.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (24)


  • Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
  • Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
  • Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
  • Construction Trades, Other
  • Digital Arts
  • Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology
  • Finance and Financial Management Services, Other
  • Financial Planning and Services
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Industrial Technology/Technician
  • Information Technology
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
  • Network and System Administration/Administrator
  • Surveying Technology/Surveying
  • System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager
  • Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Engineering technologies, Health professions and related sciences

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Not reported

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


3,954

Nearest Metropolitan Area


1,084 acres

Environment


Rural community

Campus Size


Rochester, Buffalo

Weather


Temperature
16.3 average low in January, 75.8 average high in September
Rain
160 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
70 mile(s) from campus in Rochester
Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Alfred
Nearest Train Station
70 mile(s) from campus in Rochester

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


65% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Students required to live on campus through junior year

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


35%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Pioneers
School Colors
Royal blue and gold

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Equestrian Sports
Football
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Track And Field
Volleyball
Wrestling

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Equestrian Sports
Football
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Track And Field
Volleyball
Wrestling

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, football, golf, rock climbing, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Alfred State College offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, outdoor recreation club, caribbean student association, alfred programming board, pioneer woodsmen, disaster relief team

Sororities


9% of women participate

Fraternities


5% of men participate

ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


3,396

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
3,686
Women
1,339
Men
2,347

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 1.3% Asian
  • 12.6% Black/African-American
  • 9.1% Hispanic/Latino
  • 2.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 73.0% White
  • 0.9% Unknown

International Students


1.1% from 14 countries

Average Age


22

Number of Graduate Students


Not reported

Student Resources

Study resources