1,078
Students
Financial aid thermometer
14,578
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
67
1067/1583
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is a Comprehensive institution located in Albany, NY, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 106 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY  12208
United States
Contact Mr. Matthew Stever
Director of Admissions
Email: admissions@acphs.edu
Phone: 518-694-7221
Fax: 518-694-7322

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology Checkmark
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences Checkmark
Pharmaceutical Sciences Checkmark
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, And Administration Related Checkmark
Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Chemistry Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,583
Applied
1,067
Accepted
1,078
Enrolled
67%
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Female Admissions

1,038
Females Applied
705
Females Accepted
68%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

545
Males Applied
362
Males Accepted
66%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

75
Application Fee
3.6
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
2 recommendations
Required for some programs Interview
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 3

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen February 1st February 1st
Early decision plan November 15th December 1st
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer May 1st May 15th

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 25 23 28

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

31,200
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Fees

781
Full-time student fees
10,700
Room & board
6,800
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

14,578
Avg. Financial Aid Package
16,398
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
4,617
Avg. Loan Aid
9,463
Avg. Grant Aid
10,774
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
44%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
9%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,078
Total undergrad students
7%
International Students
23%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.55%
Black or African American 3.44%
White or Caucasian 63.75%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.37%
Asian 14.13%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.09%
Two or more races 0.84%
Other 6.13%

Gender

Male (40.07%)
Female (59.93%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 58%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Health and Wellness Expo, Parents' Weekend and Springfest

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

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Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
American Pharmacists Association Academy of Students Pharmacists (APhA-ASP), Outdoors Club, Ski Club, Colleges Against Cancer and Dance Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
Student patrols Checkmark
Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Lacrosse Checkmark No No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer No Checkmark No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey No No No
Lacrosse No No No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer No Checkmark No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No

Faculty

132
Total Faculty
14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 101
Part-time - 31
Male - 71
Female - 61