Skidmore College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

815 North Broadway

Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

(518) 580-5570

(800) 867-6007

Fax: (518) 580-5584



Contact: Mary Lou Bates

Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid
Main Address

815 North Broadway

Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

(518) 580-5000

www.skidmore.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,717

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 652

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,678

Graduate enrollment: 60

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $60

Online application fee: $60
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 30%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 93%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

American Studies B
Asian Studies B
French Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Dance B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music History/Literature B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Biology/philosophy B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business – General B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Elementary Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Classics B
French B
German B
Spanish B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biopsychology B
Neuroscience B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Geology B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics B
International Relations B
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.

Skidmore College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(518) 580-5000
Website:www.skidmore.edu/
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.skidmore.edu/admissions/apply/index.php
Address:815 N Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Setting:23
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,686
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):86%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:8 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*:2,686 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$50,834
Out-of-state Tuition:$50,834
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:47%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$40,909

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Skidmore College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Skidmore College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies4
Biological and Biomedical Sciences3
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education2
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics4
History1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mathematics and Statistics1
Natural Resources and Conservation2
Philosophy and Religious Studies2
Physical Sciences3
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences6
Visual and Performing Arts5
Grand total401

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Skidmore College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Skidmore College 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$50,834
Out-of-state$50,834
Books and supplies$1,300

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid31947%
Grant or scholarship aid24035%$40,909
Student loan aid18727%$8,171

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,18345%$42,832
Federal student loans82931%$5,910

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants9,1813,3925,789
Percent admitted100%30%28%
Percent admitted who enrolled8%9%7%

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

Skidmore College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,686
Undergraduate enrollment2,680
Graduate enrollment6

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

Skidmore College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • 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

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