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Albany Graduate Schools and Business Schools

Albany Graduate Schools

Graduate Schools in Albany, New York

There are at least 8 colleges in the Albany area that have graduate programs. This includes graduate schools in cities surrounding Albany (Schenectady, Troy). The specific degree types offered by each school are included below. Popular graduate degrees include Masters of Business Administration (MBA), Masters in Nursing (MSN), Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Doctor of Medicine (MD) and Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD).

For more graduate school options, we have also compiled a list of featured Graduate Schools in New York.

Graduate Schools in Albany with Selective Admissions

These schools do not admit all qualified applicants.
Based on 2008-2009 information.

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
106 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY 12208-3492

  • Programs: pharmacy
  • Degrees/Certificates: First-professional degree.
  • Student Body: 1,423 students, 1,060 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 740 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 490-650. Math: 530-680. Writing: 490-630.
  • Flexibility: AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

Albany Law School
80 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY 12208

  • Programs: law, US law, foreign lawyers
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's.
  • Student Body: 710 students, 869 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Study abroad option.

Albany Medical College
47 New Scotland Ave
Albany, NY 12208-0000

  • Programs: medicine, physician assistant, biological and biomedical sciences, various nursing
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's.
  • Student Body: 762 students, 201 full-time equivalent.
  • Notable: Career counseling. On-campus daycare. Remedial services.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
110 8th St
Troy, NY 12180-3590

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: business management, electrical engineering, computer and info science, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, information technology, architecture, physics
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's. Doctor's.
  • Student Body: 6,566 students, 6,777 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 2,908 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 600-690. Math: 650-730. Writing: 580-680.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

The College of Saint Rose
432 Western Ave
Albany, NY 12203-1490

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: educational administration, reading teaching, business management, secondary teaching, special ed, elementary school teaching, school psychology, audiology and speech pathology
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's.
  • Student Body: 4,949 students, 5,256 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 1,175 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 460-560. Math: 470-570. Writing: 460-560.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available. Credit for experience. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

SUNY at Albany
1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222

  • Programs: Many programs. Most popular include: social work, business management, reading teaching, public administration, information science, public health, curriculum and instruction, special ed
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's.
  • Student Body: 17,684 students, 16,468 full-time equivalent.
  • Dorms: 7,400 student capacity.
  • SAT 25-75th percentile: Verbal: 500-590. Math: 510-610.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. On-campus daycare. Remedial services. Study abroad option. Member of a national athletic association.

Excelsior College
7 Columbia Cir
Albany, NY 12203-5159

  • Programs: liberal arts and sciences, various nursing, business management, management science, health service and sciences, registered nursing
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's.
  • Student Body: 34,894 students, 10,247 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Credit for experience. AP credits. Some high school credits accepted.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance.

Union Graduate College
807 Union St
Schenectady, NY 12308

  • Programs: Several programs. Most popular include: secondary teaching, business management, health care administration, biological and biomedical sciences, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, interdisciplinary studies, physical sciences
  • Degrees/Certificates: Master's.
  • Student Body: 391 students, 404 full-time equivalent.
  • Flexibility: Distance learning. Weekend classes available.
  • Notable: Career counseling. Placement assistance. Remedial services.
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