School Overview

Excelsior College is a Private, 4 years college located in Albany, New York. Excelsior ranked 102nd in New York Colleges and 73rd in Federal Region II.
It has a total enrollment of 21,974 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
Excelsior College is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
Contact Information
Address7 Columbia Cir, Albany, NY 12203-5159
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Admission Information

Excelsior College has an open admission policy (any students can attend with high school diploma or a certificate of attendance or General Educational Development (GED) certificate). Contact the school to get more information. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$50

Student Population

A total of 21,974 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 21,974 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Excelsior has 19,624 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 2,350 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students21,974
Undergraduate Students19,624
Graduate Students2,350
Online Enrollment21,974

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs100 Programs
Number of online programs100 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
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