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Liberal Arts Schools in Schenectady, New York

There are 17 schools conveniently located near Schenectady, NY offering liberal arts programs. In 2010, 3,750 students graduated from programs at Schenectady liberal arts schools. 2,106 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 1,497 students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 3,746 students graduate from liberal arts programs in Schenectady every year. This accounts for approximately 15% of students who schools in the state of New York graduate from liberal arts programs. Specifically, 36 students graduated with liberal arts certificates, 1,497 with an associate's level degree, 2,106 with a bachelor's level degree, 106 with a degree at the master's level, and five with a degree at the doctorate level.

17 liberal arts schools are located in Schenectady. Out of these, eight schools are private, while nine schools are public. Tuition at a public liberal arts school varies from $5,195 to $6,830, while tuition at a private liberal arts school varies from $9,720 to $41,350.

Average tuition for liberal arts programs is $23,920. The lowest tuition in Schenectady, which is $5,195 each year, is at SUNY Empire State College, while the highest tuition for liberal arts programs, which is $41,350 per year, is at Bennington College.

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

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

On average, 3,746 students graduate from liberal arts programs in Schenectady every year. This accounts for approximately 15% of students who schools in the state of New York graduate from liberal arts programs. Specifically, 36 students graduated with liberal arts certificates, 1,497 with an associate's level degree, 2,106 with a bachelor's level degree, 106 with a degree at the master's level, and five with a degree at the doctorate level.

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

  • Certificate 2006: 22
  • Certificate 2007: 45
  • Certificate 2008: 30
  • Certificate 2009: 30
  • Certificate 2010: 36
  • Associate 2006: 1149
  • Associate 2007: 1488
  • Associate 2008: 1445
  • Associate 2009: 1434
  • Associate 2010: 1497
  • Bachelor 2006: 142
  • Bachelor 2007: 2045
  • Bachelor 2008: 2158
  • Bachelor 2009: 2028
  • Bachelor 2010: 2106
  • 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 Schenectady, New York

Schools in Schenectady offer a total of 42 programs in liberal arts. Of these programs, close to 47.6% are programs at the associate's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Liberal Arts Program Availability in Schenectady, New York

  • Certificate: 4
  • Associate: 20
  • Bachelor: 12
  • 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

Schenectady vs New York Liberal Arts Employment

Schenectady vs New York Liberal Arts Employment

  • Employed in Schenectady: 3.769% (300)

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1. Union College

807 Union St
Schenectady, NY 12308-2311
(518) 388-6000

Union College, which is located 14.3 miles from neighboring Albany, is 0.4 miles from Schenectady, NY. This school offers two liberal arts programs. It offers students two degrees at the bachelor's level in liberal arts. It is a 4-year institution and this school is one out of two institutions in this city offering liberal arts.

2. Schenectady County Community College

78 Washington Avenue
Schenectady, NY 12305
(518) 381-1200

Schenectady County Community College, which is just 43.9 miles from Pittsfield, is just a short commute away from within Schenectady. It offers three programs in liberal arts. Specifically, it offers students one certificate in liberal arts and two liberal arts degrees at the associate's level. This college is a public 2-year institution and this college is one out of three institutions in Schenectady, NY offering liberal arts.