SUNY College Of Technology At Alfred

SUNY College Of Technology At Alfred

SUNY College of Technology at Alfred, also known as Alfred State or ASC, is located in Alfred, New York, Allegany County, United States. It was established in 1908 as the Agricultural and Technical College at Alfred. The college offers baccalaureate degrees in more than 12 areas, associate degrees in more than 50 areas, and several certificate programs. The university is organized into the following academic schools:

  • The School of Arts & Sciences
  • The School of Applied Technology
  • The School of Management & Engineering Technology

ASC offers various sports teams and programs. Their athletic teams are known as the Pioneers. The college is a member of the NJCAA Region III, Division III. The Pioneers compete in the Western New York Athletic Conference (WNYAC) and the Northeast Football Conference (NFC).

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Contacting Alfred State

SUNY College of Technology at Alfred
Alfred , NY 14802
General Phone: (800) 425-3733

Alfred State Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Engineering Technician198architectural engineering tech, electronics tech, electrical/electronic tech, industrial tech, industrial production tech, automotive tech, mechanical engineering tech, surveying tech, computer engineering tech, ...
Construction Trades126masonry, electrician, pipefitting, construction trades
Mechanics and Repair105heavy equipment maintenance tech, autobody repair, automobile mechanics, diesel mechanics, vehicle maintenance
Liberal Arts89liberal arts and sciences, humanities
Business and Management81business management, accounting technology, small business operations, banking, financial management, merchandising and sales, business and related services
Nursing and Emergency Medicine50registered nursing
Computer Science and Engineering50computer and info science, information science, computer support
Medical Support and Technology35veterinary assistant
Family and Social Work31foodservice management, community organization
Medical Administration28medical records tech
Law23court reporting
Design14design and applied arts
Production Trades12machine shop assistant
Landscaping and Horticulture7ornamental horticulture
Architecture and Planning7interior architecture
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy6sports and fitness management
Agricultural Science and Management6agriculture, agricultural operations
Animal Science and Care4animal science
Science and Laboratory Technician2science tech

Number of programs and degrees for Alfred State in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree69142
Bachelor's degree18610
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years106

Alfred State Student Body

In 2007-2008, Alfred State had a total enrollment of 3,184 students (3,102 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 70%
Women 30%
Full-Time 98%
Part-Time 2%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 86%
Black 7%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 2%
American Indian 1%
(Foreign Students) 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 46%
20-21 27%
22-24 11%
25-29 5%
30-34 2%
35-39 2%
40-49 3%
50-64 1%

Alfred State Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 79 %

Alfred State Room and Board (2007)

Alfred State offers campus housing for 2,650 of its 3,102 (full-time) students.

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

The school offers students a meal plan with 18 meals per week.

Alfred State Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal410520
SAT Math430550
ACT Verbal1522
ACT Math1725
ACT Composite1823

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)recommended
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT57%
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT17%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Alfred State Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 5,498
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 8,358
Room and board $ 8,660
Room charge $ 4,870
Board (meal plan) charge $ 3,790
Books and supplies $ 1,200
Other expenses $ 2,550

Financial Aid:
Alfred State participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 285400)

Alfred State Faculty

Alfred State has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track6019
Non-tenured and not on tenure track85

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year1*0*
Assistant professorcalendar year1*0*
All faculty totalcalendar year2*0*

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

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year25$72,83010$73,665
Associate professoracademic year32$59,66311$58,924
Assistant professoracademic year34$51,99511$50,268
Instructoracademic year15$41,7404$38,506
Lectureracademic year8$45,3615$38,841
All faculty totalacademic year114$56,90241$55,756

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

Alfred State Degree Programs (2007)

Agricultural Science And Management
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
Agriculture, General

Animal Science And Care
Animal Sciences, General

Architecture And Planning
Interior Architecture

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Banking and Financial Support Services
Business Administration and Management, General
Business, Management, Marketing & Related Support Services, Other
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations, Other
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other
General Merchandising/Sales/Related Marketing Operations, Other

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Information Science/Studies

Construction Trades
Construction Trades, Other
Pipefitting/Pipefitter and Sprinkler Fitter

Design and Applied Arts, Other

Engineering, General

Engineering Technician
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
Electrical/Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other
Industrial Technology/Technician
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Surveying Technology/Surveying

Family And Social Work
Community Organization and Advocacy
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management

Landscaping And Horticulture
Ornamental Horticulture

Court Reporting/Court Reporter

Liberal Arts
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies, Other
Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies, Other

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician/Veterinary Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Production Trades
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant

Science And Laboratory Technician
Science Technologies/Technicians, Other

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