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University at Albany, State University of New York

Nelson A. Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy

Albany, NY

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Overview

University at Albany, State University of New York / Nelson A. Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy is located in Albany, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS)
Juris Doctor/Master of Public Administration (JD/MPA)
(Certificate)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 62
Doctoral Degrees 4
Other Advanced Degrees 14

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

288
Applied
197
Accepted
94
Enrolled
68%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st May 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

253
Total Graduate Students
45%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
54%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.3%
Black or African American 4.74%
White or Caucasian 61%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 3.56%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.19%
Unknown 3.16%

Gender

Male (48%)
Female (51%)

Faculty

66
Total faculty
Full-time - 43
Part-time - 23
Male (40)
Female (26)

Location & Contact

Address 1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY  12222-0001
United States
Contact Karl R. Rethemeyer
Dean
Email: kretheme@albany.edu
Phone: 518-442-5283