Union Graduate College

Overview of Union Graduate College

Union University is located in Schenectady, NY (a small city). The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by Union University is the Post-Master's certificate.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in business and management, education and teaching, engineering, medical adminstration.

Union University Selectivity

Union University does not offer open admission.


The school has a tenure system for senior faculty. The full-time faculty at Union University is well-paid, which often goes with faculty quality.

Student Body

The school had 391 enrolled students in 2007-2008.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Union University

Union Graduate College
807 Union St
Schenectady , NY 12308
General Phone: (518) 388-6148

Union University Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Business and Management87business management, finance, human resources
Education and Teaching59secondary teaching
Medical Administration25health care administration
Engineering17electrical engineering, mechanical engineering
Science13biological and biomedical sciences, physical sciences
Liberal Arts5interdisciplinary studies
Mathematics1mathematics and statistics
Computer Science and Engineering0computer science

Number of programs and degrees for Union University in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Master's degree17210
Postbaccalaureate certificate354

Union University Student Body

In 2007-2008, Union University had a total enrollment of 391 students (404 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 65%
Black 1%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 4%
Unknown 19%
(Foreign Students) 8%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 4%
20-21 10%
22-24 33%
25-29 27%
30-34 9%
35-39 6%
40-49 8%
50-64 3%

Union University Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Schenectady, New York for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other New York Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Union University Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount

Financial Aid:
Union University participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3881300)

Union University Faculty

Union University has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year5$94,5610*
Associate professorcalendar year1*0*
Assistant professorcalendar year2*2*
All faculty totalcalendar year8$94,7092*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Union University Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Finance, General
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Science

Education And Teaching
Secondary Education and Teaching

Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

Liberal Arts
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Mathematics and Statistics, Other

Medical Administration
Health/Health Care Administration/Management

Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
Physical Sciences

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Union University Highlights

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What Sets Union University Apart:

% of degrees in medical administration
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% of degrees in business and management
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% of degrees in engineering
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Salaries of full-time faculty
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Male % of student body
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Top 15%Union University Male % of student body
% of degrees in education and teaching
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Top 16%Union University % of degrees in education and teaching

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