State University of New York – College of Environmental Science and Forestry (SUNY-ESF)

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School Overview

Established in 1911 through a bill signed by the New York Governor (John Alden Dix), the State University of New York – College of Environmental Science and Forestry, is a degree-granting institution based in the University Hill neighborhood of Syracuse, New York. The university’s curricula focuses on the understanding, management and sustainability of the environment and natural resources. The ESF mission statement is “to advance knowledge and skills and to promote the leadership necessary for the stewardship of both the natural and designed environments.”

General Information

Admission Office

106 Bray Hall

One Forestry Drive

Syracuse, NY 13210

(315) 470-6600

Fax: (315) 470-6933



Contact: Susan Sanford

Director of Admissions & Inter-Institutional Relations
Main Address

One Forestry Drive

Syracuse, NY 13210

(315) 470-6500

www.esf.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,633

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 310

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,541

Graduate enrollment: 568

Setting

Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $40

Online application fee: $40
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 48%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 89%


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Animal Sciences B
Pest Management B

Architecture & Related Programs

Landscape Architecture B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Aquatic Biology/Limnology B
Biochemistry B
Biotechnology B
Conservation Biology B
Environmental Biology B
Natural history and interpretation B
Wildlife Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Construction Management B

Education

Biology Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Science Teacher Education B

Engineering

Bioprocess engineering, paper science and engineering, wood products engineering B
Engineering – General B
Environmental Engineering B

Engineering Technologies

Surveying Technology A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B
Environmental Studies B
Fishing/Fisheries B
Forest Management B
Forest Resources Production B
Forest Sciences/Biology B
Forest Technology A
Forestry – General B
Natural Resources & Conservation – General B
Natural Resources Management/Policy B
Wildlife/Wilderness Management B
Wood Science/Paper Technology B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(315) 470-6500
Website:www.esf.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.esf.edu/admissions/apply.htm
Address:One Forestry Dr., Syracuse, NY 13210
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,186
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):71%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,130 (97% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$8,103
Out-of-state Tuition:$17,953
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:89%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$7,104

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Architecture and Related Services11
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1622
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Engineering1211
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields11221
Natural Resources and Conservation2742
Physical Sciences111
Grand total3320117

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Engineering1
Grand total1

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$8,103
Out-of-state$17,953
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$12,070
Out-of-state$23,410

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid28289%
Grant or scholarship aid26182%$7,104
Student loan aid18057%$6,922

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,34176%$6,324
Federal student loans97756%$6,386

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,651800851
Percent admitted100%51%57%
Percent admitted who enrolled20%21%19%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,186
Undergraduate enrollment1,751
Graduate enrollment435

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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