Maria College of Albany
Albany, NY 12208

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 740
Religious affiliation None
Students with disability 6%
Student to faculty ratio 9:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

44%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Maria College of Albany is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 124 applications and only 55 students were granted admission. Maria College of Albany is at the #42 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.

Application Fee

$35
Undergrad students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Maria College of Albany's tuition was $13,800 for all students regardless of residency (48.5% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$11,135
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$13,800
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$13,800
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 81% of Maria College of Albany's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 56% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,876 (which is 10.8% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Maria College of Albany in 2016-2017, was 32, which is 59% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,695 (which is 3.4% below the national average.)

$4,876
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$5,695
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
81%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Maria College of Albany has enrolled a total of 740 students (197 students full-time and 543 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 740 students, 200 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 13% men and 87% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 17 students for distance studies.

740
Total Enrollment
200
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 54%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 26%

Black/African American: 10%

Asian: 4%

Hispanic: 4%

Two or more races: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 5 largest majors offered at Maria College of Albany.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Health Professions And Related Programs 87% 642
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 3% 25
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 3% 24
Psychology 1% 4
Legal Professions And Studies 0% 2

Graduation & Dropout Rates

15%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Maria College of Albany full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

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Still enrolled
85%
Dropout rate
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Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$38,300
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Maria College of Albany graduates 6 years after enrollment is $38,300. Last year, out of the total 364 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 328 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 469 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 399 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $38,300 $40,600
Employment Rate 90% 85%
Total Graduates 364 469

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Maria College of Albany.

Albany Law School
1.5 mile away
Albany Medical College
1.6 mile away
Excelsior College
4.4 mile away
Siena College
5 mile away
The Sage Colleges
7.5 mile away
Union College
12.7 mile away
Skidmore College
30.4 mile away