Excelsior College in Albany

Albany, NY

Excelsior College offers 200-degree programs and 200 via distance education. Student-to-faculty ratio is 16:1. 46.4% are women, and 53.6% are men. 1% percents of international students.

Finance

Types of financial aids

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3833 of Excelsior College undergraduates were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 10 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Excelsior College number 153 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in New York.

Students at Excelsior College awarded 2 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal student loans.

Students services

Career

Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Credit for military training

Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families

Recognized student veteran organization

Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges

Disability services

0%

Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

All programs offered completely via distance education

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Excelsior College is 16:1, that means that for every 16 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio

16:1
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Men/Women

Number of international students

426
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1%

Percent of international students

Race/ethnicity breakdown

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Students enrollment in distance education

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In Excelsior College the biggest percent of students are enrolled exclusively in distance education courses.

Distance education location breakdown

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Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Excelsior College and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in U.S., but not in New York.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Excelsior College offers 200 programs in total: 104 are for Bachelor's degree, 42 - for Master's degree, 30 - for Associate's degree, 12 - for less than 1-year certificate programs, 9 - for Postbaccalaureate certificate, and 3 are Post-master's certificate.

This is the middle number of programs in comparison with other 21 universities in Albany county, with one of the highest number of Associate's degree and Bachelor's degree programs offered. Excelsior College is one of the few institutions in Albany that offers a Master's degree program.

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Number of degree programs offered via distance education

There are 200 distance learning programs that are offered in the Excelsior College: 104 are for Bachelor's degree, 42 - for Master's degree, 30 - for Associate's degree, 12 - for less than 1-year certificate programs, 9 - for Postbaccalaureate certificate and 3 are Post-master's certificate.

Note, that programs offered via distance education might be entirely online as well as partially online and require on-campus meetings. So explore each program to make sure you can commit.

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Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the New York state average data to help you compare.

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Excelsior College provides coursework for undergraduate students and graduate students.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 19688 students with 164168 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period. The enrollment for graduates was 915 with 21966 credit hours.

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Location & Website

Address: 7 Columbia Cir

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Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Other academic year

General Phone Number: +5184648500

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: excelsior.edu

Financial aid office: Go to the page

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Veterans and Military Service members tuition policies: Go to the page

Student-Right-to-Know student athlete graduation rate: Go to the page

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