Colleges in Buffalo, New York Statistics

Buffalo is a city in New York. According to 2019 Census data, the population is 914,341 (estimated). For the academic year 2019-2020, ten colleges are active for serving college programs in Buffalo, New York. In addition, there are 25 colleges located within 30 miles from Buffalo.
By school types, there are three public and seven private schools. By school levels, there are eight 4-years (or high) schools, one 2-4 years schools (community colleges), and one less than 2 years schools (career, technical, or vocational schools) based on the IPEDS data.
All Ten schools offer undergraduate programs and five schools offer graduate programs. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the schools in Buffalo, New York is $18,993 for New York residents and $21,946 for out-of-state students.
The average acceptance rate is 72.50% and the average SAT score is 1,099. A total of 62,077 students enrolled in schools in Buffalo, New York, of which 3,123 students enrolled in online degree programs exclusively. The average student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.

Colleges in Buffal Comparison Table

The following table lists 10 colleges located in Buffalo and 16 schools near Buffalo, New York ordered by distance from Buffalo. The "-" value in other columns means that the corresponding data has not been reported or the school does not have programs for the values.
You can sort the table by column by clicking/touching column titles. The colleges in light blue rows are located in the city limit and other schools are not located in, but near the city.
All SchoolsPublicPrivate4 Years CollegeCommunity CollegesTechnical Colleges
College NameDistance From BuffaloUndergraduate Tuition & FeesPopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty RatioGraduate Tuition & FeesAcceptance RateSAT Score
Bryant & Stratton College-Buffalo
Buffalo, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
1.63 miles$17,55649921%13 to 1---
Canisius College
Buffalo, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
1.64 miles$30,2303,24473%12 to 1$15,87083.00%1,150
Erie Community College
Buffalo, NY
Public, 2-4 years
valid
1.83 miles$10,76910,52925%18 to 1---
Medaille College
Buffalo, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
1.90 miles$31,5002,14638%12 to 1$21,69662.00%975
D'Youville College
Buffalo, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
2.14 miles$28,8863,04563%10 to 1$19,42288.00%1,140
National Tractor Trailer School Inc-Buffalo
Buffalo, NY
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
2.56 miles$10,24810084%15 to 1---
Villa Maria College
Buffalo, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
2.73 miles$25,40054439%8 to 1-74.00%-
SUNY Buffalo State
Buffalo, NY
Public, 4 years
four-years
2.80 miles$18,3389,11846%15 to 1$23,90567.00%980
Trocaire College
Buffalo, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
4.22 miles$18,3401,34932%10 to 1---
Erie 1 BOCES
West Seneca, NY
Public, Less than 2 years
valid
4.68 miles$10,50036095%20 to 1-21.00%-
Empire Beauty School-Buffalo
Cheektowaga, NY
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
4.76 miles$12,7505746%14 to 1---
Daemen College
Amherst, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
5.39 miles$30,3602,57462%12 to 1$24,05362.00%-
The Salon Professional Academy-Tonawanda
Tonawanda, NY
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
5.67 miles$8,61214875%11 to 1---
Leon Studio One School of Beauty Knowledge
Williamsville, NY
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
6.39 miles$15,9002091%6 to 1---
Continental School of Beauty Culture-West Seneca
West Seneca, NY
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
6.96 miles$13,12012981%20 to 1---
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY
Public, 4 years
four-years
7.50 miles$28,19631,50375%13 to 1$26,02861.00%1,250
Bryant & Stratton College-Online
Orchard Park, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
8.67 miles$15,0774,44230%29 to 1---
Bryant & Stratton College-Southtowns
Orchard Park, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
8.71 miles$17,451195-10 to 1---
New York Institute of Massage Inc
Williamsville, NY
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
9.30 miles$18,6004492%12 to 1---
Hilbert College
Hamburg, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
10.27 miles$24,53076451%12 to 1$18,14593.00%-
Bryant & Stratton College-Amherst
Getzville, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
11.02 miles$17,222317-11 to 1---
Christ the King Seminary
East Aurora, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
13.15 miles$14,39964--$14,750--
Cheryl Fells School of Business
Niagara Falls, NY
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
15.73 miles$7,60017-9 to 1---
Orleans Niagara BOCES-Practical Nursing Program
Sanborn, NY
Public, Less than 2 years
valid
16.93 miles$14,78050-29 to 1-46.00%-
Niagara County Community College
Sanborn, NY
Public, 2-4 years
valid
17.08 miles$10,2535,04730%17 to 1---
Niagara University
Niagara University, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
18.87 miles$35,2403,76373%11 to 1$14,89389.00%1,125
Average-$21,94662,07750%13 to 1$21,38472.50%1,099