Colgate University

Colgate University is a four-year liberal arts college with roughly 2,920 undergraduate students. It is located on a 575 acre campus in Madison County, New York. Colgate awards the Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in over 54 undergraduate majors and concentrations. The university also offers the Master of Arts in Education for a select few (3-7) graduate students each year.

Even though most students complete their degree on campus in New York, Colgate also offers semester-long study programs around the globe in foreign locations including Japan, Australia, China, India and several European countries. Nearly 60% of Colgate students complete a study abroad program in a foreign country at some point during their degree. Over 95% of graduates from Colgate University go on to pursue a graduate degree in business, law, medicine, engineering, or the arts and sciences.

Colgate has a freshman admission rate of 27%, making it a fairly selective college. The average GPA for accepted students is 3.8 and the average composite SAT score for entering freshman is 1405 (out of a possible 1600). Over 95% of entering freshman at Colgate were among the top 20% of their graduating high school class.

Colgate has been ranked 19th in the nation among liberal arts colleges by U.S. News & World Report. It was also recognized by The Princeton Review as having the most beautiful campus of any university in the United States. Colgate was the only non-Ivy League undergraduate institution to be listed among the top 10 colleges on the Forbes' list of "Top Colleges for Getting Rich".

General Information

Phone Number: (315) 228-1000
Address: 13 Oak Dr, Hamilton, New York 13346-1398
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size: Small ( 2,900+ undergrad, less than 100 grad )
Award Levels: Bachelor's, Master's
In-State Tuition $ 40,747
Out-of-State Tuition $ 40,762
Online Degrees Offered: NO
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 10 to 1
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Majors and Degrees

Majors/Degrees BS/BA MA/MS
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Biology Biological Sciences
Molecular Biology
Computer Information Sciences
Computer Science
Biology Teacher Education
Education and Teaching
English Teacher Education
History Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Physics Teacher Education
Social Studies Teacher Education
English Language and Literature Letters
English Language and Literature
Ethnic, Cultural and Group Studies
African-american Black Studies
American Indian Native American Studies
Asian Studies
Latin American Studies
Women's Studies
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Ancient Classical Greek Language and Literature
Chinese Language and Literature
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
French Language and Literature
German Language and Literature
Japanese Language and Literature
Latin Language and Literature
Russian Language and Literature
Spanish Language and Literature
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities
Humanities Humanistic Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Multi Interdisciplinary Studies
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology
Mathematics and Computer Science
Natural Sciences
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science
Environmental Studies
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Religion Religious Studies
Physical Sciences
Geology Earth Science
Physical Sciences
Social Sciences
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
International Relations and Affairs
Political Science and Government
Social Sciences
Sociology and Anthropology

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