SUNY at Binghamton: Review & Facts

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SUNY at Binghamton is a large four-year, public school with 16,915 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1946 and is the only institution located in Vestal, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
119
Good
SUNY at Binghamton will give you the option to obtain a bachelor's degree, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

SUNY at Binghamton follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 119 majors. The most popular concentrations are Biology, Engineering, Accounting and Finance, Computer Science, and English and Literature. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
91%
Good
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at SUNY at Binghamton is very high at 91% (well above New York average). Considering this statistic, apparently students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at SUNY at Binghamton is very good - 82%.

Student to faculty ratio at SUNY at Binghamton is reasonably decent, 20:1. Learn more on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$22,200
High
Average tuition charges are high - around $19,600 per year. The additional fees at SUNY at Binghamton (not included in tuition costs) are around $2,600; this totals $22,200 per year.

Read the details about SUNY at Binghamton additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
42%
Doable
According to government data, 30,616 applications were submitted and 13,010 were accepted, so it is pretty hard to enroll at this school.

The college will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants' SAT and ACT test scores at SUNY at Binghamton in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$8,600
High
SUNY at Binghamton offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at SUNY at Binghamton, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D-
Unsafe
SUNY at Binghamton offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 7,400 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high -- about $8,600 per year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at SUNY at Binghamton. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, SUNY at Binghamton appears to be a very dangerous school. The college has been investigated by the government for possible crime reporting violations. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

SUNY at Binghamton Location and Maps



Post Address: SUNY at Binghamton, 4400 Vestal Parkway East, Vestal, New York 13850-6000, USA
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