SUNY - Purchase College
SUNY – Purchase College

SUNY Purchase‚Äôs close 35-mile proximity to New York City provides students with a wide variety of real-world learning experiences to complement the school’s comprehensive liberal arts and sciences curriculum.

  • Location: Purchase, NY
  • Public or private: Public
  • Student body: 4,200
  • Faculty/student ratio: 17:1
  • Average class size: 16
  • Undergraduate degrees offered: Over 50
  • Graduate degrees offered: 8
  • Academic calendar: Semesters
  • ESL options: No on-campus ESL program. Student must meet stated TOEFL/IELTS requirements.
  • “Best 361 Colleges” (Princeton Review)
  • Included as one of “America’s Best 100 College Buys”
  • Best Northeastern Regional Colleges (Princeton Review)

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AnthropologyJournalismMusic: Studio Production
Art HistoryLanguage and CultureNew Media
Arts ManagementLiberal ArtsPainting/Drawing
BiochemistryLiberal Arts and SciencesPhilosophy
BiologyLiberal StudiesPhotography
ChemistryLiberal Studies: ArtsPlaywriting and Screenwriting
Cinema StudiesLiberal Studies: Communications/Media StudiesPolitical Science
Creative WritingLiberal Studies: Legal StudiesPrintmaking
Dramatic WritingMathematics/Computer ScienceSculpture
EconomicsMedia, Society, and the ArtsSociology
Environmental StudiesMusic CompositionTheatre Performance
FilmMusic Performance: InstrumentalVisual Arts
Gender StudiesMusic Performance: Jazz StudiesVisual Arts: Interdisciplinary
Graphic DesignMusic Performance: Vocal 
HistoryMusic: Studio Composition 

Art HistoryMusic Performance: Jazz StudiesMusic: Piano
CompositionMusic Performance: Voice and Opera StudiesMusic: Strings
Dance: ChoreographyMusic: BrassMusic: Woodwinds
Dance: Performance/TeachingMusic: Classical GuitarStudio Composition
Dual Visual Arts and Art HistoryMusic: PercussionVisual Arts

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