The College of Saint Rose

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School Overview

The College of Saint Rose is a non-profit, coeducational, liberal arts college that is owned and operated by the Roman Catholic Church. It was founded in 1920 and is located in the city of Albany, in the state of New York. It was established by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet and belongs to the Hudson/Mohawk Association of Colleges and Universities, a consortium of sixteen higher education institutions. Total annual enrollment at St. Rose is roughly 4,800 students (about 60% undergraduate and 40% post-graduate).

The College of St. Rose offers Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Master’s and Juris Doctorate (JD) degrees. Bachelor’s degrees are offered in various fields of study, including business, biology, sciences, communication, languages, law, English, social sciences, and arts, among others. In all, the college offers over 80 undergraduate and graduate degrees and certificates. All programs are offered through one of the college’s four academic schools: the School of Business, the School of Education, the School of Arts and Humanities, and the School of Mathematics and Sciences.

General Information

Admission Office

432 Western Avenue

Albany, NY 12203

(518) 454-5111

(800) 637-8556

Fax: (518) 454-2013



Contact: Mary Grondahl

Associate Vice President for Enrollment Planning and Undergraduate Admissions
Main Address

432 Western Avenue

Albany, NY 12203

(518) 454-5111

www.strose.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 3,051

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 576

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,051

Graduate enrollment: 2,051

Setting

Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $40

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 66%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 81%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

American Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art B
Music – General Performance B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B
Cellular Biology/Histology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B

Communications & Journalism

Public communications B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Spanish Language Teacher Education B
Special Education B
Trade/Industrial Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical Laboratory Science B
Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies B

Philosophy & Religion

Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration B

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government B
Sociology 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.

The College of Saint Rose Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(518) 454-5111
Website:www.strose.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.strose.edu/admissions/first-year-students/apply/
Address:432 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-1490
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,196
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):66%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,619 (86% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$30,692
Out-of-state Tuition:$30,692
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$20,747

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

The College of Saint Rose Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at The College of Saint Rose.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies12
Biological and Biomedical Sciences5
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services362
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services631
Education171317
English Language and Literature/Letters12
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Health Professions and Related Programs223
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service22
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Philosophy and Religious Studies2
Physical Sciences2
Psychology322
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences31
Visual and Performing Arts151
Grand total365630

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at The College of Saint Rose.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Education1
Grand total22

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at The College of Saint Rose 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$30,692
Out-of-state$30,692
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$15,196
Out-of-state$15,196

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid629100%
Grant or scholarship aid62799%$20,747
Student loan aid53485%$7,681

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,56096%$17,554
Federal student loans1,99274%$6,881

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for The College of Saint Rose. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled The College of Saint Rose students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants6,7802,2264,554
Percent admitted100%78%86%
Percent admitted who enrolled9%10%9%

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

The College of Saint Rose Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,196
Undergraduate enrollment2,587
Graduate enrollment1,609

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

The College of Saint Rose Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

*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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