SUNY at Albany

Albany, New York


Level 4-year or above
Control Public
Student Population 18,020

Classification Category
Undergraduate Instructional Program: A&S+Prof/HGC: Arts & sciences plus professions, high graduate coexistence
Graduate Instructional Program: CompDoc/NMedVet: Comprehensive doctoral (no medical/veterinary)
Enrollment Profile: HU: High undergraduate
Undergraduate Profile: FT4/S/HTI: Full-time four-year, selective, higher transfer-in
Size and Setting: L4/HR: Large four-year, highly residential
Basic RU/VH: Research Universities (very high research activity)


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  • Undergraduate program classification: the percentage of majors is within 5 percentage points of a category border (arts & sciences direction).

note: All-inclusive classifications are time-specific snapshots of institutional attributes and behavior based on data from 2008 to 2010. Institutions might be classified differently using a different timeframe.

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