Buffalo State College

#2731 / #769
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School

Public college in Buffalo, New York

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About Buffalo State College

According to Wikipedia, The State University of New York College at Buffalo is a public college in Buffalo, New York. It is part of the State University of New York system. Buffalo State College was founded in 1871 as the Buffalo Normal School to train teachers. It offers 79 undergraduate majors with 11 honors options, 11 post baccalaureate teacher certification programs, and 64 graduate programs.

Buffalo State College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
13,313 80% 40% 980 20

How Much Does Buffalo State College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state) Fees (in-state)
$7,070 $1,358

How Much Do Buffalo State College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Buffalo State College, then you can expect to earn an average of $42,200 per year. You also have a 92% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Buffalo State College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
7,704 7,083 621

Where is Buffalo State College?

Buffalo State College is located at 1300 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo NY 14222

How Safe is Buffalo State College?

Buffalo has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Buffalo State College Known For?

Buffalo State College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Buffalo State College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Buffalo State College's Most Influential Alumni?

Buffalo State College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Earth Sciences, and Social Work. Here are some of Buffalo State College's most famous alumni:

Cindy Sherman
Cindy Sherman
An American photographer.
Brian Higgins
A U.S. Representative from New York.
Robert Longo
Robert Longo
An American artist.
Susan Bies
Susan Bies
An American Federal Reserve System governor.
Beverly Eckert
Beverly Eckert
A Member of 9/11 Family Steering Committee, died on Colgan Air Flight 3407.
Gene Cretz
Gene Cretz
An American diplomat.
Raven Baxter
An American science communicator and educator.
Ani DiFranco
An American singer-songwriter.
Carolyn Lamm
An American lawyer.
Sylvia Hyman
An American artist.
Tom Fontana
An American screenwriter.
David Stout
An American writer.