Excelsior College

Student Population 30,008
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $2,968
Students:Faculty 18

Academic Overview

Excelsior College is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Albany, New York. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 30,008 students are enrolled.

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Excelsior. The average received amount of financial aid is $2,968 and 13% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 30,008 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Student Population for Excelsior College is 30,008
Student to Faculty Rate for Excelsior College is 18 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $2,968 at Excelsior College.

Offered Degrees

Excelsior offers 101 major programs through online completely. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate33
Associate's Degree1313
Bachelor's Degree5454
Post Bachelor's Degree33
Master's Degree2727
Post Master's Degree11

Special Learning Opportunities

Excelsior College is an online complete school which means students can get degrees through only distance learning. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate degrees via online classes. The school provides programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Degrees From Online Classes Completely
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Excelsior College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges