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Liberal Arts Schools in Albany, New York

There are 19 schools located near Albany, NY offering liberal arts programs. 4,075 students graduated from programs at Albany liberal arts schools in 2010. 2,112 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 1,816 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

4,009 students graduate from programs in Albany in liberal arts, on average, per year. This accounts for approximately 16% of liberal arts students who schools in the state of New York graduate. Specifically, 36 students graduated with certificates in liberal arts, 1,816 with a degree at the associate's level, 2,112 with a bachelor's level degree, 106 with a master's level degree, and five with a degree at the doctorate level.

19 liberal arts schools are in Albany. Of these, nine schools are public, while ten schools are private. While tuition at a private liberal arts school varies from $9,720 to $41,982, tuition at a public liberal arts school varies from $5,195 to $6,830.

Average tuition for liberal arts programs is $26,731. The lowest tuition in Albany, which is $5,195 every year, is at SUNY Empire State College, while the highest tuition for liberal arts programs, which is $41,982 each year, is at Bard College at Simon's Rock.

Albany schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in liberal arts.

Liberal Arts Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Albany, New York

4,009 students graduate from programs in Albany in liberal arts, on average, per year. This accounts for approximately 16% of liberal arts students who schools in the state of New York graduate. Specifically, 36 students graduated with certificates in liberal arts, 1,816 with a degree at the associate's level, 2,112 with a bachelor's level degree, 106 with a master's level degree, and five with a degree at the doctorate level.

Liberal Arts Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Albany, New York

  • Certificate 2006: 22
  • Certificate 2007: 45
  • Certificate 2008: 30
  • Certificate 2009: 30
  • Certificate 2010: 36
  • Associate 2006: 1357
  • Associate 2007: 1739
  • Associate 2008: 1642
  • Associate 2009: 1669
  • Associate 2010: 1816
  • Bachelor 2006: 142
  • Bachelor 2007: 2045
  • Bachelor 2008: 2162
  • Bachelor 2009: 2028
  • Bachelor 2010: 2112
  • Master 2006: 52
  • Master 2007: 89
  • Master 2008: 106
  • Master 2009: 112
  • Master 2010: 106
  • Doctorate 2006: 5
  • Doctorate 2007: 6
  • Doctorate 2008: 3
  • Doctorate 2009: 1
  • Doctorate 2010: 5

Liberal Arts Program Availability in Albany, New York

Albany schools offer a total of 45 programs in liberal arts. Of these programs, approximately 48.9% are associate's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Liberal Arts Program Availability in Albany, New York

  • Certificate: 4
  • Associate: 22
  • Bachelor: 13
  • Master: 5
  • Doctorate: 1

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
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  • Median: 86875
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English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40800
  • 25th Percentile: 55870
  • Median: 74230
  • 75th Percentile: 102230
  • 90th Percentile: 133980

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 76490
  • Median Salary 2007: 78580
  • Median Salary 2008: 82985
  • Median Salary 2009: 85355
  • Median Salary 2010: 86875
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 55
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68210
  • Median Salary 2007: 71090
  • Median Salary 2008: 73970
  • Median Salary 2009: 73120
  • Median Salary 2010: 74230
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 140
  • Total Employed 2008: 170
  • Total Employed 2009: 240
  • Total Employed 2010: 240

Albany vs New York Liberal Arts Employment

Albany vs New York Liberal Arts Employment

  • Employed in Albany: 3.769% (300)

Liberal Arts Schools in Albany, New York

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1. The College of Saint Rose

432 Western Ave
Albany, NY 12203-1490
(518) 454-5111

The College of Saint Rose offers one program in liberal arts and this school, which is located just 12.9 miles from neighboring Schenectady, is 1.7 miles from Albany, NY. This school is a 4-year institution and this school is one out of two institutions in Albany offering liberal arts.

2. Excelsior College

7 Columbia Cir
Albany, NY 12203-5159
(518) 464-8500

Excelsior College, which is 6.5 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Albany, NY. It offers three programs in liberal arts. Specifically, students are offered one degree at the associate's level in liberal arts by it, one degree at the bachelor's level in liberal arts, and one degree at the master's level in liberal arts. It is a 4-year institution and it is one out of five institutions in this municipality offering liberal arts.

3. The Maria College of Albany

700 New Scotland Ave
Albany, NY 12208
(518) 438-3111

The Maria College of Albany, which is just 32.0 miles from neighboring Pittsfield, is near Albany, NY. It offers two liberal arts programs. Maria offers students two degrees at the associate's level in liberal arts. It is a 4-year institution and it is one out of three institutions in Albany offering liberal arts.

4. SUNY at Albany

1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222
(518) 442-3300

SUNY at Albany, which is located 10.5 miles from neighboring Schenectady, is just a short commute away from within Albany. It offers two programs in liberal arts. Specifically, students are offered one master's level liberal arts degree by it and one degree at the doctorate level in liberal arts. It is a public, 4-year, research institution and University at Albany is one out of three Albany institutions offering liberal arts.