#5 Best community college in NYS #3 Low student-faculty ratio and #2 Most affordable
Schools.com Ranks SUNY Ulster as a Best Community College in New York
Stone Ridge, NY – September 15, 2017 — Schools.com website has ranked SUNY Ulster as a Best Community College in New York State for 2017, recognizing the College in several important categories:
· #5 Best community college in New York State
· #3 Low student-faculty ratio
· #2 Most affordable college in average net price
Schools.com also noted SUNY Ulster’s “cozier learning experience” and participation in the Start-Up NY program which offers companies a 10-year state and local tax reprieve for moving operations – and jobs – to college campuses.
Criteria for ranking the thirty-nine colleges (campus-based and online) included in their review included student-to-faculty ratio, distance education participation, affordability of tuition, flexibility, graduation rates, retention rates, and transfer rates. The Schools.com ranking can be found at http://wdt.me/top-community-colleges.
SUNY Ulster was also recognized by EDsmart as #5 in Top Ten Best Community Colleges in New York State, 2016-2017. In 2015, the National Center for Education Statistics ranked SUNY Ulster in their national list of top 100 public, two-year colleges with the lowest net price, the only community college in the SUNY System to be included.
For more information about SUNY Ulster, visit the website at http://www.sunyulster.edu/