SUNY Empire State College

Tuition & Fees $17,540
Student Population 10,424
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $4,667
Graduation Rate 25 %
Students:Faculty 15

Academic Overview

SUNY Empire State College Campus, Saratoga Springs, NY
SUNY Empire State College is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Saratoga Springs, New York. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $7,630 for New York residents and $17,540 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 10,424 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from SUNY Empire State College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $46,800. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of SUNY Empire State College are $7,630 for New York residents and $17,540 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $11,870 for in-state students and $23,660 for out-of-state students.
SUNY Empire State College 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at SUNY Empire State. The average received amount of financial aid is $4,667 and 60% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 10,424 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Graduation Rate for SUNY Empire State College is 25 %
Transfer-out Rate for SUNY Empire State College is 22 %
Retention Rate for SUNY Empire State College is 51 %
Student Population for SUNY Empire State College is 10,424
Student to Faculty Rate for SUNY Empire State College is 15 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $4,667 at SUNY Empire State College.

Offered Degrees

SUNY Empire State offers 73 major programs through online and on-site education where 67 programs are available through distance learning. 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 Degree1212
Bachelor's Degree1818
Post Bachelor's Degree2221
Master's Degree1813

Special Learning Opportunities

SUNY Empire State College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

SUNY Empire State 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