#171 Overall Influence #1211 Desirability Rank

Stony Brook University

Public university in Stony Brook, New York, United States

From Wikipedia

The State University of New York at Stony Brook , more commonly known as Stony Brook University , is a public research university in Stony Brook, New York in the town of Brookhaven. It is one of four university centers of the State University of New York system. Consisting of 213 buildings over 1,454 acres of land in Suffolk County, it is the largest public university in the state of New York by area.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

37,083

Acceptance

49%

Graduation Rate

76%

Median SAT Score

1335

Median ACT Score

29

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$7,070

Fees (in-state)

$3,021

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$62,600

Employed

89%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

25K

Under-Grads

19K

Graduates

6K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

310 Administration Building, Stony Brook NY 11794-0701

What is Stony Brook University 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

#58 World Rank
Mathematics
#149 World Rank
Biology
#96 World Rank
Physics
#85 World Rank
Computer Science
#166 World Rank
Philosophy
#266 World Rank
Engineering
#236 World Rank
Medical
#250 World Rank
Chemistry
#230 World Rank
Business
#132 World Rank
Psychology
#313 World Rank
Literature
#295 World Rank
Education
#271 World Rank
History
#379 World Rank
Political Science
#261 World Rank
Economics
#122 World Rank
Sociology
#253 World Rank
Communications
#108 World Rank
Anthropology
#230 World Rank
Religious Studies
#153 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#191 World Rank
Social Work
#735 World Rank
Nursing

Other areas of influence

#363 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#533 World Rank
Law

Influential People

Who are Stony Brook University's Most influential alumni?

Stony Brook University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Physics

Jason Behrstock

Jason Behrstock

Mathematician

Anthony Steinbock

American philosopher and professor

Arnab Ray

Indian blogger and author

Hume Feldman

Scott Higham

American journalist

Susan Perlman

American neurologist

Risa Lavizzo-Mourey

American healthcare administrator

James DiGiovanna

American journalist

Wai-Chi Fang

Wai-Chi Fang

Taiwanese engineer

Sunil Mukhi

Sunil Mukhi

Indian physicist

Marc Mauer

Dominick Reyes

Dominick Reyes

American mixed martial artist