School Overview

SUNY Buffalo State is a Public, 4 years college located in Buffalo, New York. Buffalo State ranked 86th in New York Colleges and 62nd in Federal Region II.
It has a total enrollment of 8,339 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. Buffalo State's acceptance rate is 85.00% last year (undergraduate school).
SUNY Buffalo State is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
Contact Information
Address1300 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of SUNY Buffalo State is 85.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 13.00%. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $65 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate85.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)13.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$65

Tuition & Fees

Buffalo State's 2022 tuition & fees is $8,486 for New York residents and $18,396 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $12,252 for New York residents and $24,042 for out-of-students.
New York ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$8,486$18,396
Graduate Tuition & Fees$12,252$24,042
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 8,339 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 3,943 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Buffalo State has 7,309 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,030 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students8,339
Undergraduate Students7,309
Graduate Students1,030
Online Enrollment3,943

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs178 Programs
Number of online programs3 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs2 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
Teacher Certification
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