SUNY College at Potsdam Graduate Schools

SUNY College at Potsdam (referred to as SUNY Potsdam) is a Public, 4 years school located in Potsdam, NY. It is classified as a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at SUNY College at Potsdam is $12,752 for New York residents and $24,542 for out-of-state students. The school has 255 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,607 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

SUNY College at Potsdam (referred to as SUNY Potsdam) is a Public, 4 years school located in Potsdam, NY. It is classified as a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree.
The school is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (7/1/1952 - Current[Estimated Date]).
SUNY Potsdam Directory Information
School NameSUNY College at Potsdam (SUNY Potsdam)
Address44 Pierrepont Ave, Potsdam, NY 13676-2294
Phone315-267-2000
Webhttps://www.potsdam.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.suny.edu/student/apply_online.cfm
Financial Infohttps://www.potsdam.edu/admissions/financial/index.cfm
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at SUNY College at Potsdam is $12,752 for New York residents and $24,542 for out-of-state students. The school has 255 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,607 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 97 graduate programs through Master's and Post-Master Certificate. Among them, 1 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$24,542
$12,752 for New York Residents
Student Population255
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's and Post-Master Certificate
Number of Programs97 graduate programs
(1 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio10 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at SUNY College at Potsdam is $12,752 for New York residents and $24,542 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $471 for New York residents and $963 for out-of-state students.
SUNY College at Potsdam offers the alternative tuition plans.
SUNY College at Potsdam offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)1 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of SUNY College at Potsdam is $12,752 for New York residents and $24,542 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.65% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
New York ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$10,870$1,351$22,210$1,351
2018-2019$11,090$1,382$22,650$1,382
2019-2020$11,310$1,441$23,100$1,441
2020-2021$11,310$1,284$23,100$1,284
2021-2022$11,310$1,442$23,100$1,442
The graduate school tuition & fees of SUNY Potsdam is average compared to public graduate schools in New York. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,225 and the New York graduate tuition is $23,180 (public) / $24,826 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
SUNY College at Potsdam$12,752$24,542
All Graduate Schools$15,964$19,225
Public$11,349$20,502
Private$19,232
New York Graduate Schools$21,026$24,910
Public$12,295$23,180
Private$24,826
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $16,020 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at SUNY College at Potsdam. On-campus living costs are decreased by -2.48% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $12,122. Off-campus living costs are increased by 1.07% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$12,830$1,722$9,120$2,002
2018-2019$13,390$1,722$9,302$2,002
2019-2020$13,900$1,746$9,768$2,026
2020-2021$13,950$2,190$9,924$2,070
2021-2022$13,950$1,790$10,052$2,070
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $471 for New York residents and $963 for other students at SUNY College at Potsdam. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
New York ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$453$925
2018-2019$462$944
2019-2020$471$963
2020-2021$471$963
2021-2022$471$963

Graduate Programs at SUNY Potsdam

SUNY College at Potsdam offers 26 graduate programs for Master's and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 134 students have completed their study at SUNY College at Potsdam.
Offered Degrees at SUNY College at Potsdam
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree220123
Post Master's Degree4111
Total261134
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at SUNY College at Potsdam by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Special Education and Teaching program with 6 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Elementary Education and Teaching program with 57 completers.
SUNY College at Potsdam offers 26 programs through Master's and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 134 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 123 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 11 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 103 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction16-
Educational/Instructional Technology3-
Special Education and Teaching5-
Elementary Education and Teaching40-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching0-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education4-
Mathematics Teacher Education3-
Music Teacher Education14-
Reading Teacher Education3-
Social Studies Teacher Education4-
Biology Teacher Education9-
Chemistry Teacher Education1-
Physics Teacher Education1-
Earth Science Teacher Education0-
English Language and Literature [+] 0 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 4 completers-
Mathematics4-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 2 completers-
Music Performance2-
Music Theory and Composition0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Public Health Education and Promotion0-
Community Health and Preventive Medicine1-
Business [+] 13 completers-
Business Administration and Management13-
Organizational Leadership0-
Total123
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 11 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Special Education and Teaching6-
College/Postsecondary/University Teaching5-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)0-
Total11

Graduate Student Population at SUNY Potsdam

For academic year 2021-2022, total 255 students enrolled into SUNY College at Potsdam graduate schools where it has total 2,607 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 147 full-time and 108 part-time graduate students. By gender, 71 male and 184 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total25571184
Full-time14745102
Part-tme1082682
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 196 White (76.86%), 7 Black/African American (2.75%), 11 Hispanic (4.31%), 2 Asian (0.78%), and 39 students with other races. 14 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total25571184
American Indian/Native American606
Asian202
Black/African American734
Hispanic1138
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White19653143
Two More532
Un-Known1459
Non-resident Alien14410
SUNY College at Potsdam offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 122 graduate students (47.84% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 74 graduate students (29.02% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total255
Enrolled Online Exclusively122
Enrolled Some Online Courses74
Not in Online Courses59
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at SUNY College at Potsdam. 107 students are aged 20 to 24 (41.96% of total students), 5 students are aged above 50 (1.96%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at SUNY College at Potsdam.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total25571184
Age 20-21716
Age 22-241002872
Age 25-29692148
Age 30-3433825
Age 35-3921615
Age 40-4920515
Age 50-64422
Over 64101

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