Alfred University

Alfred University

Alfred University was originally founded as the Select School in 1836. The Seventh Day Baptists established it as a non-sectarian institution. It is now a small and comprehensive university located in the Village of Alfred in Western New York. Alfred University's recent enrollments have been more than 2,000 undergraduates and approximately 300 graduate students every year.

The university offers over 60 majors and concentrations, and students can choose from bachelor's, master's as well as doctorate degrees. The academic divisions of Alfred University include:

  • College of Business
  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Graduate School
  • Inamori School of Engineering
  • School of Art and Design

The sports teams of the university are known as the Saxons. The teams participate in alpine skiing, basketball, cross country, lacrosse, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, tennis, track and field, volleyball, football, and equestrian. Students are also members of several Greek social organizations including the Zeta Beta Tau, Lambda Chi Alpha, Kappa Sigma, Alpha Chi Rho, Delta Zeta, Theta Theta Chi, and Sigma Chi Nu.

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Environmental Studies
Counselor Education/School Counseling And Guidance Services
Elementary Education And Teaching
Art Teacher Education
Reading Teacher Education
Bioengineering And Biomedical Engineering
Ceramic Sciences And Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Engineering, Other
Spanish Language And Literature
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, Other
English Language And Literature, General
Liberal Arts And Sciences/Liberal Studies
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Mathematics, General
Biological And Physical Sciences
International/Global Studies
Chemistry, General
Geology/Earth Science, General
Physics, General
Psychology, General
School Psychology
Public Administration
Commercial And Advertising Art
Drama And Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Art History, Criticism And Conservation
Ceramic Arts And Ceramics
History, General
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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