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SUNY at Purchase College

SUNY at Purchase College

735 Anderson Hill Rd
Purchase, NY 10577-1400
(914) 251-6000

Founded in 1967, SUNY at Purchase College is a public 4-year institution. This school is in the suburbs of Purchase, New York. This liberal arts college offers subjects including writing and language. Students are offered one certificate, 39 bachelors level degrees, and six degrees at the masters level by this school. In 2010, 4,167 students sought degrees from the 39 programs at this school. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits Purchase. This school is one of 47 liberal arts colleges in New York.

Admission

In 2010, 9,163 students applied to this liberal arts college. This school admitted close to a third of the applicants or 2,841 students. 61% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 9,163 students applied to this liberal arts college. This school admitted close to a third of the applicants or 2,841 students. 61% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 31%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 31%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 30%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this liberal arts college enrolled 4,167 students.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this liberal arts college enrolled 4,167 students.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 1792
  • Total Enrolled Female: 2375
  • Undergraduate Male: 1739
  • Undergraduate Female: 2305
  • Graduate Male: 54
  • Graduate Female: 69

Faculty Demographics

384 faculty work for this school. Close to 40% of teachers are full-time, 59% of teachers are part-time, and about 54% of faculty are men.

Faculty Demographics

384 faculty work for this school. Close to 40% of teachers are full-time, 59% of teachers are part-time, and about 54% of faculty are men.

  • Male: 209
  • Female: 175
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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