State University of New York at Albany
#459 Overall Influence#1020 Desirability Rank

State University of New York at Albany

State university in Albany, New York

From Wikipedia

The State University of New York at Albany, commonly referred to as University at Albany, SUNY Albany or UAlbany, is a public research university with campuses in the New York cities of Albany and Rensselaer and the Town of Guilderland, United States. Founded in 1844, it is part of the State University of New York system.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

27,679

Acceptance

52%

Graduation Rate

66%

Median SAT Score

1180

Median ACT Score

24

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$6,870

Fees (in-state)

$2,886

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$57,600

Employed

92%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

16K

Under-Grads

13K

Graduates

3K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1400 Washington Avenue, Albany NY 12222

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

35 per 100k

Violent Crime

9 per 100k

What is State University of New York at Albany known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#29 World Rank #25 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#239 World Rank #109 USA Rank
Sociology
#357 World Rank #134 USA Rank
Chemistry
#346 World Rank #136 USA Rank
Literature
#227 World Rank #140 USA Rank
Social Work
#486 World Rank #157 USA Rank
Physics
#289 World Rank #159 USA Rank
Political Science
#336 World Rank #175 USA Rank
Psychology
#360 World Rank #178 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#449 World Rank #186 USA Rank
Computer Science
#438 World Rank #195 USA Rank
Anthropology
#521 World Rank #197 USA Rank
Economics
#457 World Rank #204 USA Rank
Biology
#552 World Rank #213 USA Rank
Philosophy
#635 World Rank #234 USA Rank
Engineering
#428 World Rank #235 USA Rank
History
#538 World Rank #261 USA Rank
Education
#620 World Rank #262 USA Rank
Medical
#433 World Rank #278 USA Rank
Business
#411 World Rank #280 USA Rank
Communications
#808 World Rank #290 USA Rank
Mathematics
#1002 World Rank #304 USA Rank
Earth Sciences

Other areas of influence

#570 World Rank #285 USA Rank
Law
#839 World Rank #503 USA Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are State University of New York at Albany's Most influential alumni?

State University of New York at Albany's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Social Work, and Sociology. State University of New York at Albany’s most academically influential people include Gerhard Weinberg, Gregory Maguire, and Priya Anand.

Gerhard Weinberg
Gerhard Weinberg

American military historian

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Gregory Maguire

Novelist

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Priya Anand
Priya Anand

Indian actress

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Brian Lehrer
Brian Lehrer

American radio talk show host

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Philip Markoff

American murder suspect, arraignee

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Alanna Schepartz

American biochemist

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Ellen Datlow
Ellen Datlow

American science fiction, fantasy, and horror editor and anthologist

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Catherine Bertini

American scientist

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Omar M. Yaghi
Omar M. Yaghi

American chemist

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Michael R. Gottfredson
Michael R. Gottfredson

American academic administrator

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Robert J. Sampson

American sociologist

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Anne Case
Anne Case

American economist

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