Colleges in Rochester, New York Statistics

Rochester is a city in New York. According to 2019 Census data, the population is 703,952 (estimated). For the academic year 2019-2020, nineteen colleges are active for serving college programs in Rochester, New York. In addition, there are 24 colleges located within 30 miles from Rochester.
By school types, there are two public and seventeen private schools. By school levels, there are ten 4-years (or high) schools, two 2-4 years schools (community colleges), and seven less than 2 years schools (career, technical, or vocational schools) based on the IPEDS data.
Sixteen schools offer undergraduate programs and eight schools offer graduate programs. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the schools in Rochester, New York is $24,087 for New York residents and $20,091 for out-of-state students.
The average acceptance rate is 60.86% and the average SAT score is 1,258. A total of 50,585 students enrolled in schools in Rochester, New York, of which 1,984 students enrolled in online degree programs exclusively. The average student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.

Colleges in Rocheste Comparison Table

The following table lists 19 colleges located in Rochester and 6 schools near Rochester, New York ordered by distance from Rochester. 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 RochesterUndergraduate Tuition & FeesPopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty RatioGraduate Tuition & FeesAcceptance RateSAT Score
Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage-Rochester
Rochester, NY
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
1.70 miles$15,5759575%6 to 1---
Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School
Rochester, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
1.71 miles$10,76379--$10,974--
Sharp Edgez Barber Institute
Rochester, NY
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
2.46 miles$8,50010573%8 to 1---
Talmudical Institute of Upstate New York
Rochester, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
2.54 miles$6,1501414%6 to 1$6,15083.00%-
Isabella Graham Hart School of Practical Nursing
Rochester, NY
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
2.60 miles$15,36978-9 to 1-47.00%-
Shear Ego International School of Hair Design
Rochester, NY
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
2.86 miles$13,74011275%14 to 1---
University of Rochester
Rochester, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
2.98 miles$58,24111,81787%10 to 1$50,50530.00%1,405
Monroe Community College
Rochester, NY
Public, 2-4 years
valid
4.64 miles$10,36812,27325%21 to 1---
Continental School of Beauty Culture-Rochester
Rochester, NY
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
5.67 miles$13,12033568%20 to 1---
Bryant & Stratton College-Henrietta
Rochester, NY
Private, 2-4 years
valid
5.84 miles$16,202222-13 to 1---
Saint John Fisher College
Rochester, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
6.32 miles$35,1503,71275%12 to 1$17,82064.00%1,165
Bryant & Stratton College-Greece
Rochester, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
6.42 miles$17,68322331%10 to 1---
St Bernard's School of Theology and Ministry
Rochester, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
6.43 miles$11,96972--$12,190--
Empire Beauty School-Rochester
Rochester, NY
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
6.47 miles$12,7504955%10 to 1---
Rochester Institute of Technology
Rochester, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
6.49 miles$48,02816,46367%13 to 1$50,44271.00%1,315
Monroe 2 Orleans BOCES-Center for Workforce Development
Rochester, NY
Public, Less than 2 years
valid
6.58 miles$8,5007783%8 to 1---
Nazareth College
Rochester, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
6.74 miles$36,5102,98771%9 to 1$17,98064.00%-
Roberts Wesleyan College
Rochester, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
9.65 miles$33,5001,73962%13 to 1$14,69467.00%1,145
Northeastern Seminary
Rochester, NY
Private, 4 years
four-years
9.82 miles$9,611133--$10,112--
SUNY College at Brockport
Brockport, NY
Public, 4 years
four-years
16.97 miles$18,5348,28764%18 to 1$24,08055.00%1,100
Elim Bible Institute and College
Lima, NY
Private, 2-4 years
valid
17.87 miles$9,98011375%13 to 1-91.00%1,180
SUNY College at Geneseo
Geneseo, NY
Public, 4 years
four-years
27.71 miles$18,7665,61280%18 to 1$24,08565.00%1,215
Finger Lakes Community College
Canandaigua, NY
Public, 2-4 years
valid
28.11 miles$6,5085,94433%19 to 1---
Genesee Community College
Batavia, NY
Public, 2-4 years
valid
28.34 miles$5,6405,53032%15 to 1---
Wayne Finger Lakes BOCES-Practical Nursing Program
Newark, NY
Public, Less than 2 years
valid
28.44 miles$17,35022856%14 to 1---
Average-$20,09150,58562%11 to 1$21,20760.86%1,258