SUNY Buffalo State
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SUNY Buffalo State is a Public, 4 years college located in Buffalo, New York. Buffalo State ranked 96th in New York Colleges and 72nd in Federal Region II.
It has a total enrollment of 7,173 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 15 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 84.54% last year (undergraduate school).
SUNY Buffalo State is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
The following table shows the basic characteristic of SUNY Buffalo State and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
|Address||1300 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222|
|Net Price Calculator||financialaid.buffalostate.edu/net-price-calculator|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Master's College and University (larger programs)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Master's degree|
Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics
The acceptance rate of SUNY Buffalo State is 84.54% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 13.19%. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $65 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||84.54 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||13.19 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$50|
|Graduate Application Fees||$65|
Tuition & Fees
Buffalo State's 2023 tuition & fees is $8,486 for New York residents and $18,396 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition is not changed and same to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($18,396).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $12,157 for New York residents and $23,947 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition decreased by -0.40% compared to the last year's rate.
|New York Residents||Out-of-State|
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$8,486||$18,396|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$12,157||$23,947|
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 7,173 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 545 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Buffalo State has 6,147 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,026 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Degree Information and Campus Life
Buffalo State offers 209 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 3 out of the 209 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Buffalo State
|Number of programs||209 Programs|
|Number of online programs||3 Programs|
|Offered Degrees/Programs||2 Year Certificate|
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✗|
|On-campus day care for students||✔|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|