SUNY Fredonia

SUNY Fredonia Data & Information Overview

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How Well Is SUNY Fredonia Ranked?

2022 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

SUNY Fredonia was awarded 171 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is musical theater.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2022 analysis, SUNY Fredonia is ranked #611 out of 2,576 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality. This is an improvement over the previous year, when SUNY Fredonia held the #642 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.

SUNY Fredonia is also ranked #64 out of 160 schools in New York.

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Is It Hard to Get Into SUNY Fredonia?

Acceptance Rate

SUNY Fredonia has an acceptance rate of 65%, which means the school is serious about who it admits. Take your time in putting together a strong application that highlights why you are a good fit for SUNY Fredonia.

Average Test Scores

About 85% of students accepted to SUNY Fredonia submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 500 and 600. Math scores were between 480 and 590.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for SUNY Fredonia  ( 500 to 600 )

SAT Math Scores for SUNY Fredonia  ( 480 to 590 )
SUNY Fredonia received ACT scores from 25% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 21 and 26.

ACT Composite Scores for SUNY Fredonia  ( 21 to 26 )

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SUNY Fredonia Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at SUNY Fredonia is about average at 14 to 1. This ratio is often used to gauge how many students might be in an average class and how much time professors will have to spend with their students on an individual level. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at SUNY Fredonia is 57%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  57 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at SUNY Fredonia

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at SUNY Fredonia is 70%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  70 out of 100

Graduation Rate

Students are considered to have graduated on time if they finish their studies within four years. At SUNY Fredonia the on-time graduation rate of first-time, full-time students is 47%. That is great when compared to the national average of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  47 out of 100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at SUNY Fredonia.

SUNY Fredonia Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 4,221 undergraduates at SUNY Fredonia with 4,132 being full-time and 89 being part-time.

How Much Does SUNY Fredonia Cost?

The overall average net price of SUNY Fredonia is $14,824. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for SUNY Fredonia

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$10,770 $11,935 $15,885 $16,671 $20,868

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of SUNY Fredonia, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At SUNY Fredonia, approximately 79% of students took out student loans averaging $7,507 a year. That adds up to $30,028 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at SUNY Fredonia is 4.5%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do SUNY Fredonia Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from SUNY Fredonia with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $41,700 in their early years. This is right on par with the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. Also, graduates in your major field may make more.


See which majors at SUNY Fredonia make the most money.

Location of SUNY Fredonia

Located in Fredonia, New York, SUNY Fredonia is a public institution. Fredonia is a good match for students who enjoy small-town life.

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Contact details for SUNY Fredonia are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 280 Central Ave, Fredonia, NY 14063-1136
Phone: 716-673-3111

SUNY Fredonia Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 50 majors graduated from SUNY Fredonia. Of these students, 927 received undergraduate degrees and 98 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Business Administration & Management 90 $33,000
Teacher Education Subject Specific 74 $27,100
General Psychology 66 $25,700
Drama & Theater Arts 54 $21,400
Music 50 $21,100
Teacher Education Grade Specific 43 $25,700
Social Work 39 $28,500
Criminal Justice & Corrections 38 $30,200
Radio, Television & Digital Communication 36 $22,600
Public Relations & Advertising 33 $32,100

Learn more about the majors offered at SUNY Fredonia along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at SUNY Fredonia

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2018-2019, 525 students took at least one online class at SUNY Fredonia. This is an increase from the 492 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2018-2019 525 10
2017-2018 492 19
2016-2017 418 11
2015-2016 426 10
2013-2014 361 2

Learn more about online learning at SUNY Fredonia.

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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