Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science

Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science

Paul Smiths, New York


Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science

Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science is a private not-for-profit, four or more years institution located in Paul Smiths, New York. The campus is situated in a distant rural area and is home to 716 undergraduate students.

Frequently Asked

How difficult is it to get into Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science?

Admission into Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science is somewhat competitive with an acceptance rate of 70%. Male students have an acceptance rate of 72% compared to female students with an acceptance rate of 68%.

How much does it cost to attend Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science?

The cost of undergraduate tuition and fees for attending Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science for an academic year is $29,313. Both in-state and out-of-state students pay the same tuition. Including the cost of living of $17,780 (for room and board, books and supplies and other miscellaneous expenses), raises the cost from $29,313 to $47,093 for an academic year. 100% of undergraduate students at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science receive financial aid reducing the average cost paid by students to $25,132.

What degrees are offered at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science?

The degrees offered at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science include "associate's degree" and "bachelor's degree".

What are the popular majors at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science?

The most popular programs/majors at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science include "Wildlife and Wildlands Science and Management", "Culinary Arts and Related Services"" and "Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General".

What is the graduation rate at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science?

The graduation rate at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science is 48%.

What is the debt of graduating Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science students? What is the earnings?

The median debt of Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science students is $15,250 and after college, former students in their mid-career (10 years after entry) earn an average salary of $38,400.

Overview

College Category

Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above

Student-to-faculty Ratio

12

Awards Offered

Associate's degree

Bachelor's degree

City

Paul Smiths

College Type

Private not-for-profit

Campus Housing

Yes

Location Setting

Distant Rural

Average Grant or Scholarship Aid

$20,511

General

Address

7777 State Route 30
Paul Smiths, New York 12970-0265

College Website

www.paulsmiths.edu

Phone

(518) 327-6000

Admissions

Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science has an acceptance rate of 70%. The acceptance rate of 70% implies that for every 100 students that applied 70 students got accepted. 1,325 students appied to Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science. 70% of the students that applied got accepted, and 20% that that got accepted enrolled.

Number of Applicants

1,325

Acceptance Rate

70%

Application Fee$0
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Costs to Attend

The cost for undergraduate students to attend Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science for an academic year can be broken down into $29,280 for tuition, $33 for fees, $1,000 for books and supplies, $14,280 for room and board and $2,500 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

Tuition and Fees

$29,313
Tuition$29,280
Fees$33
Books and supplies$1,000
Room and board$14,280
Other expenses$2,500
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Students

Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science has 716 undergradute students. 66% of the undergraduate students are male compared to 34% female.

Undergradute Enrollment

716

Enrollment by gender

66%

66% men

34%

34% women

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Academics

The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science is 48%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 44% compared to 55% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science is 67%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate

48%

Graduation Rate by Gender

44%

44% men

55%

55% women

Retention Rate

67%
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After College

The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science is $38,400 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $22,600 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $49,700.

Mean Earnings After 10 Years

$38,400

Earnings Range After 10 Years

$22,600 - $49,700

Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years

68%

The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science is 90% compared to 10% of former students 10 years after entry not working.

Working Status

90%

90% percent_working

10%

10% percent_not_working

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Programs and Majors

The largest programs/majors at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science include "Wildlife and Wildlands Science and Management" with 27 graduates followed by "Culinary Arts and Related Services" with 16 graduates, "Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General" with 15 graduates, "Forestry" with 13 graduates and "Natural Resources Conservation and Research" with 13 graduates.

Program/MajorGraduates
Wildlife and Wildlands Science and Management27
Culinary Arts and Related Services16
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General15
Forestry13
Natural Resources Conservation and Research13

ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving bachelors degree.

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