SUNY College at Old Westbury in Old Westbury

Old Westbury, NY

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Overview

SUNY College at Old Westbury offers 141-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 18:1. 1 high safety campus. Acceptance Rate is 62%. 42.1% are women, and 57.9% are men. 1% percents of international students. SUNY College at Old Westbury is a member of 5 athletic associations. The average annual total cost of attendance at SUNY College at Old Westbury is 7756$, that is at the level of national average. Total price of living is between $12823 and $22173 per year. 37% of full-time SUNY College at Old Westbury students completed their education in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is at the level of national average. Average salary after attending is $43,200, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The SUNY College at Old Westbury is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.

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$7,756
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By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, SUNY College at Old Westbury students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$3,692
$30,001 - $48,000$6,228
$48,001 - $75,000$11,459
$75,001 - $110,000$14,005
$110,001+$15,615

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Secondary school record
  • Recommendations
  • Admission test scores
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Recommended:

  • Completion of college-preparatory program

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Secondary school rank
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Finance

Charges:

  • Typical room charge for academic year: 7000

  • Typical board charge for academic year: -

  • Combined charge for room and board: -

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Percent of students with financial aid

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11%

Types of financial aids

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2674 of SUNY College at Old Westbury undergraduates were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 62 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes SUNY College at Old Westbury number 115 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in New York.

Students at SUNY College at Old Westbury awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

Family IncomeNumber awarded grant and scholarship aidAverage amount of grant and scholarship aid awarded
$0 - $30,000
100%
$12,232
$30,001 - $48,000
100%
$10,079
$48,001 - $75,000
100%
$4,172
$75,001 - $110,000
80.7%
$1,079
$110,001+
12.07%
$309

Salary After Attending

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$43,200

According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

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

Disability services

3%

Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

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.

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in SUNY College at Old Westbury.

ROTC

ROTC - Army

ROTC - Air Force

Study abroad

Weekend/evening college

Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)

Teacher certification: students can complete their preparation in certain areas of specialization

Teacher certification: approved by the state for initial certification or licensure of teachers

ROTC - Reserve Officers' Training Corps, a college program offering scholarships for training commissioned officers covering college tuition.

Study abroad - programs and arrangements providing students a possibility to complete part of the college program studying in another country.

Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.

Teacher certifications programs are designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers in elementary, middle/junior high, and secondary schools.

Athletic associations

  • Member of National Athletic Association
  • Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
  • NCAA/NAIA member for basketball
  • NCAA/NAIA member for baseball
  • NCAA/NAIA member for cross country/track

Graduation Rate

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37%
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SUNY College at Old Westbury graduation rate is below the national average.

37% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to SUNY College at Old Westbury completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes a huge number of students. This index doesn’t consider students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading perception. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare institutions.

Applying information

Average number of admissions to one applicant

1 : 1

Average number of applicants to one enrolled

12 : 1

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Secondary school record
  • Recommendations
  • Admission test scores
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Recommended:

  • Completion of college-preparatory program

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Secondary school rank
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Acceptance Rate

The percentage of students given offers out of all those that applied.

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62%

In comparison to National Average

SUNY College at Old Westbury acceptance rate is below national average.

In comparison to state Average

Average acceptance rate for institutions in state is 67%, so acceptance rate value is below state average for 5% only.

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62%
BELOW AVERAGE

In comparison to an average acceptance rate in of colleges in $0 - $10k price range

Average acceptance rate for all institutions in state in the same net price range is 71%, so SUNY College at Old Westbury acceptance rate value is below state net price average for 9%.

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62%
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Admissions yield

Of those that receive offers to enroll, this is the percent of students that actually do enroll. It is equal to the number of students that enroll divided by the number of accepted students multiplied by 100.
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21%

Total

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21%

Full time

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0%

Part time

Retention rate

Full-time retention rate

81%

Part-time retention rate

0%

The SUNY College at Old Westbury full-time retention rate is 81% and part-time retention rate is 0%.

Retention rate is the percentage of the institution's first-time first-year undergraduate students who continue at that institution the next year. E.g., full-time students who study in the fall semester and keep on studying in the same program next fall semester are included in the retention rate.

Retention rate is an important index: if it is high, it shows that school has quality curriculum, welcoming student environments and cultures as more students choose to continue their studies.

SAT/ACT scores

SAT scores

Percent of first-time degree/certificate-seeking SUNY College at Old Westbury students submitting SAT scores

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91%

Composite SAT Range (25th - 75th):
1340 - 1590

SAT Range by section (25th - 75th)
Critical Reading: 460 - 530
Math: 450 - 550
Writing: 430 - 510

SAT Test Score Range

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Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at SUNY College at Old Westbury is 18:1, that means that for every 18 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

18:1
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Men/Women

Number of international students

68
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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 SUNY College at Old Westbury the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown

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Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at SUNY College at Old Westbury and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in New York.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on SUNY College at Old Westbury

The campus located by 223 Store Hill Rd Po Box 210 address in Old Westbury, New York.

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SUNY College at Old Westbury in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of SUNY College at Old Westbury with 0.64% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on SUNY College at Old Westbury are burglary, aggravated assault, and motor vehicle theft.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

SUNY College at Old Westbury offers 141 programs in total: 99 are for Bachelor's degree, 30 - for Master's degree, and 12 are Post-master's certificate.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 29 universities in Nassau county. SUNY College at Old Westbury is one of the few institutions in Nassau that offers a Bachelor's degree program.

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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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SUNY College at Old Westbury provides coursework for undergraduate students and graduate students.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 4031 students with 120932 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period. The enrollment for graduates was 162 with 3888 credit hours.

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Location & Website

Address: 223 Store Hill Rd

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Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Semester

General Phone Number: +5168763000

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: oldwestbury.edu

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