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Stony Brook University

Stony Brook University

Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794
(631) 632-6000

Founded in 1957, Stony Brook University is a public, 4-year, research institution. It is located in the suburbs of Stony Brook, New York. This university is the sixth biggest institution in the state of New York. It offers subjects including public administration and physician assisting. It offers students 21 certificates, 55 degrees at the bachelors level, 70 degrees at the masters level, and 43 doctoral level degrees. In 2010, 24,363 students pursued degrees from the 104 programs at SBU. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits it. SBU is one of 15 institutions with a medical school in New York.

Admission

In 2010, 27,822 students applied to SBU for admission. It admitted close to 40% of applicants or 11,407 students. About half of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 27,822 students applied to SBU for admission. It admitted close to 40% of applicants or 11,407 students. About half of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 41%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 38%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 44%

Student Demographics

24,363 students were enrolled at Stony Brook in 2010.

Student Demographics

24,363 students were enrolled at Stony Brook in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 11938
  • Total Enrolled Female: 12425
  • Undergraduate Male: 8386
  • Undergraduate Female: 7740
  • Graduate Male: 3542
  • Graduate Female: 4695

Faculty Demographics

SBU has 2,204 teachers. About 69% of teachers are full-time and nearly a third of the instructors are part-time. Over a third of the faculty are female.

Faculty Demographics

SBU has 2,204 teachers. About 69% of teachers are full-time and nearly a third of the instructors are part-time. Over a third of the faculty are female.

  • Male: 1382
  • Female: 822
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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