SUNY College at Old Westbury

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2020 Undergraduate Tuition
$7,070
0% growth from 2019
2020 Average Net Price
$10,273
After Financial Aid
2018 Student Loan
3.94%
Default Rate
2020 Acceptance Rate
53.1%
5,780 Applicants
2020 Enrolled Students
5,007
82.6% Full-Time
2020 Graduation Rate
48.8%
223 Graduates

About

SUNY College at Old Westbury is a higher education institution located in Nassau County, NY. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at SUNY College at Old Westbury were General Psychology (150 degrees awarded), Accounting (91 degrees), and Criminology (70 degrees).

In 2020, 1,142 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at SUNY College at Old Westbury. 63% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 37% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (366 degrees), 1.09 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (337 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at SUNY College at Old Westbury is $7,070, which is $−15,460 less than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($22,531).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at SUNY College at Old Westbury is $7,070, which is $−15,460 less than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($22,531).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $10,273.

In 2020, 67% of undergraduate students attending SUNY College at Old Westbury received financial aid through grants. Comparatively, 34% of undergraduate students received financial aid through loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$7,070
2020 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2020, the cost of tuition at SUNY College at Old Westbury was $7,070. The cost of tuition at SUNY College at Old Westbury is $−15,460 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($22,531).

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Average Net Price

$10,273
2020 Value
3.86%
1 Year Growth

In 2020 SUNY College at Old Westbury had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $10,273. Between 2019 and 2020, the average net price of SUNY College at Old Westbury grew by 3.86%.

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Other Student Expenses

$14,265
Room and Board
$2,500
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at SUNY College at Old Westbury was of $14,265 in 2020. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $2,500. The cost of room and board did not change between 2019 and 2020. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

67%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Grants
34%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Loans

67% of undergraduate students at SUNY College at Old Westbury received financial aid through grants or loans in 2020. This represents a growth of 3.08% with respect to 2019, when 65% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
3.94%
2018 Default Rate
39
Number of Defaults

In 2018 the default rate for borrower's at SUNY College at Old Westbury was 3.94%, which represents 39 out of the 990 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

SUNY College at Old Westbury received 5,780 undergraduate applications in 2020, which represents a 58.1% annual growth. Out of those 5,780 applicants, 3,068 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 53.1% acceptance rate.

There were 5,007 students enrolled at SUNY College at Old Westbury in 2020, and 97% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

SUNY College at Old Westbury has an overall enrollment yield of 17.4%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

53.1%
Acceptance Rate in 2020
3,068
Accepted Out of 5,780

In 2020, the undergraduate acceptance rate of SUNY College at Old Westbury was 53.1% (3,068 admissions from 5,780 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2019, which was 77.8%. Between 2019 and 2020, the number of applicants grew by 58.1%, while admissions grew by 7.95%.

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SAT Scores

97%
Submission Percentage
517
Scores Submitted

97% of enrolled first-time students at SUNY College at Old Westbury in 2020 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

SUNY College at Old Westbury has a total enrollment of 5,007 students. The full-time enrollment at SUNY College at Old Westbury is 4,138 students and the part-time enrollment is 869. This means that 82.6% of students enrolled at SUNY College at Old Westbury are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at SUNY College at Old Westbury, both undergraduate and graduate, is 29% White, 27.2% Hispanic or Latino, 26.7% Black or African American, 11.3% Asian, 2.58% Two or More Races, 0.359% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.24% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at SUNY College at Old Westbury in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly Black or African American Female (18.2%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Female (18%) and White Female (14.3%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly White Female (38%), followed by White Male (24%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (13.4%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

82.6%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at SUNY College at Old Westbury, both undergraduate and graduate, is 5,007 students. The full-time enrollment at SUNY College at Old Westbury is 4,138 and the part-time enrollment is 869. This means that 82.6% of students enrolled at SUNY College at Old Westbury are enrolled full-time compared with 68.8% at similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

75%
2020 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at SUNY College at Old Westbury was 75%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Masters Colleges and Universities (75%), SUNY College at Old Westbury had a retention rate approximately the same as its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    1,454
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    1,362
  3. Black or African American
    1,337

The enrolled student population at SUNY College at Old Westbury is 29% White, 27.2% Hispanic or Latino, 26.7% Black or African American, 11.3% Asian, 2.58% Two or More Races, 0.359% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.24% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Masters Colleges and Universities is 52.6% White, 16.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 13% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 76 students (1.52%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2020, 298 more women than men received degrees from SUNY College at Old Westbury. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at SUNY College at Old Westbury is white (366 degrees awarded). There were 1.09 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (337 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at SUNY College at Old Westbury is General Psychology (150 degrees awarded), followed by Accounting (91 degrees) and Criminology (70 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at SUNY College at Old Westbury, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are History (35 degrees awarded), Cultural & Gender Studies (16 degrees), and Psychology (150 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at SUNY College at Old Westbury are Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (499,874 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (377,152 people), Other managers (348,281 people), Postsecondary teachers (239,622 people), and Education administrators (161,338 people).

The most specialized majors at SUNY College at Old Westbury are History (35 degrees awarded), Cultural & Gender Studies (16 degrees), Psychology (150 degrees), Social Sciences (144 degrees), and English (35 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at SUNY College at Old Westbury are Surgeons, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, Clinical and counseling psychologists, Computer hardware engineers, and Entertainers & performers, sports & related workers, all other

The most specialized majors at SUNY College at Old Westbury are History (35 degrees awarded), Cultural & Gender Studies (16 degrees), Psychology (150 degrees), Social Sciences (144 degrees), and English (35 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at SUNY College at Old Westbury are Elementary & secondary schools (870,893 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (546,645 people), Legal services (406,128 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (323,630 people), and Justice, public order, & safety activities (268,679 people).

The most specialized majors at SUNY College at Old Westbury are History (35 degrees awarded), Cultural & Gender Studies (16 degrees), Psychology (150 degrees), Social Sciences (144 degrees), and English (35 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by SUNY College at Old Westbury.
Most Common
  1. 150 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 91 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 70 degree-majorss awarded

In 2020, the most common bachelors degree concentration at SUNY College at Old Westbury was General Psychology with 150 degrees awarded.

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Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

422
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2020
720
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2020

In 2020, 422 degrees were awarded to men at SUNY College at Old Westbury, which is 0.586 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (720).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2020, 52 degrees were awarded to men at SUNY College at Old Westbury in Accounting, which is 0.945 times less than the 55 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2020, 115 degrees were awarded to women at SUNY College at Old Westbury in General Psychology, which is 3.29 times more than the 35 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

23%
100% Completion Time
47%
150% Completion Time

In 2020, 23% of students graduating from SUNY College at Old Westbury completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 47% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 48% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Sex

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
White Female
Highest Graduation Rate (68.8%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at SUNY College at Old Westbury is Female and White (68.8% graduation rate). Across all Masters Colleges and Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (72.4%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 1.79% of graduates (4 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    366 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    337 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    261 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at SUNY College at Old Westbury is white (366 degrees awarded). There were 1.09 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (337 degrees).

3.94% of degree recipients (45 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic
  1. Hispanic or Latino Female
    224 degrees awarded
  2. White Female
    216 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American Female
    174 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at SUNY College at Old Westbury is hispanic or latino female (224 degrees awarded). There were 1.04 times more hispanic or latino female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white female (216 degrees).

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Operations

SUNY College at Old Westbury has an endowment valued at nearly $206k, as of the end of the 2020 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $427k (207%), compared to the 3.19% average return ($1.26M on $39.6M) across all Masters Colleges and Universities.

In 2020, SUNY College at Old Westbury had a total salary expenditure of $110M. SUNY College at Old Westbury employs 65 Associate professors, 55 Assistant professors, and 26 Lecturers. Most academics at SUNY College at Old Westbury are Male Associate professors (34), Female Associate professors(31), and Female Assistant professors (31).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at SUNY College at Old Westbury are: Office and Administrative Support, with 61 employees, Management, with 58 employees, and Service with 44 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$206k
2020 Endowment
46.9%
decline from 2019

SUNY College at Old Westbury has an endowment valued at about $206k, as of the end of the 2020 fiscal year. The endowment of SUNY College at Old Westbury declined 46.9% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $39.4M lower than than the median endowment of Masters Colleges and Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Masters Colleges & Universities: Small Programs Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $470k - Federal
  2. $1.16M - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2020, SUNY College at Old Westbury received $470k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $1.16M from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$40.5M
2020 Salaries
0.566%
growth from 2019

In 2020, SUNY College at Old Westbury paid a median of $40.5M in salaries, which represents 36.7% of their overall expenditure ($110M) and a 0.566% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 5.21% growth from 2018 and a 5.37% growth from 2017.

The median for similar Masters Colleges and Universities is 34.6M (40.9% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$15.6M
Instructional Salaries
172
Number of Employees

In 2020, SUNY College at Old Westbury paid a total of $15.6M to 172 employees working as instructors, which represents 38.5% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $11M (31.8%) for similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Associate professor
Most Common Instructor
65 Employees
Office and Administrative Support
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
61 Employees

In 2020, the most common positions for instructional staff at SUNY College at Old Westbury were Associate professor with 65 employees; Assistant professor with 55 employees; and Assistant professor with 26 employees.

In 2020, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at SUNY College at Old Westbury were Office and Administrative Support with 61 employees; Management with 58 employees; and Service with 44 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Sex

Most Common Demographic
  1. Male Associate professor
  2. Female Associate professor
  3. Female Assistant professor

In 2020, the most common demographic for instructional staff at SUNY College at Old Westbury was Male Associate professor with 34 employees, Female Associate professor with 31 employees, and Female Assistant professor with 31 employees.

This chart shows the sex split between each academic rank present at SUNY College at Old Westbury.

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