Siena College

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$35,435

3.23% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$27,904

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

2.25%

Default Rate

2017 Acceptance Rate

77.9%

7,626 Applicants

2017 Enrolled Students

3,226

95.8% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

78.1%

611 Graduates

About

Siena College is a higher education institution located in Albany County, NY. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Siena College were General Marketing & Marketing Management (151 degrees awarded), General Psychology (118 degrees), and Accounting (110 degrees).

In 2017, 920 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Siena College. 54.1% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 45.9% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (748 degrees), 15 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (50 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Siena College is $35,435, which is $10,241 more than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($25,194).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Siena College is $35,435, which is $10,241 more than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($25,194).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $27,904.

In 2017, 92% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 68% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$35,435

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Siena College was $35,435. The cost of tuition at Siena College is $10,241 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($25,194).

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Average Net Price

$27,904

2017 Value

4.06%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Siena College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $27,904. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Siena College grew by 4.06%.

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Other Student Expenses

$11,312

Room and Board

$1,287

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Siena College was of $11,312 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,287. The cost of room and board increased by 2.78% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies increased by 0.39% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

92%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

68%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

92% of undergraduate students at Siena College received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 1.1% with respect to 2016, when 91% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

2.25%

2016 Default Rate

18

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Siena College was 2.25%, which represents 18 out of the 800 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Siena College received 7,626 undergraduate applications in 2017, which represents a 5.11% annual decline. Out of those 7,626 applicants, 5,937 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 77.9% acceptance rate.

There were 3,226 students enrolled at Siena College in 2017, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Siena College has an overall enrollment yield of 13.1%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

77.9%

Acceptance Rate in 2017

5,937

Accepted Out of 7,626

In 2017, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Siena College was 77.9% (5,937 admissions from 7,626 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2016, which was 72.6%. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of applicants declined by -5.11%, while admissions grew by 1.73%.

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SAT Scores

N/A%

Submission Percentage

N/A

Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at Siena College in 2017 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Siena College has a total enrollment of 3,226 students. The full-time enrollment at Siena College is 3,090 students and the part-time enrollment is 136. This means that 95.8% of students enrolled at Siena College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Siena College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 79% White, 8% Hispanic or Latino, 4.15% Asian, 3.25% Black or African American, 2.39% Two or More Races, 0.062% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.031% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Siena College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (41.5%), followed by White Male (37.4%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (4.67%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (49%), followed by White Male (45.1%) and Black or African American Male (1.96%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

95.8%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Siena College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 3,226 students. The full-time enrollment at Siena College is 3,090 and the part-time enrollment is 136. This means that 95.8% of students enrolled at Siena College are enrolled full-time compared with 80.6% at similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

88%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Siena College was 88%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Baccalaureate Colleges (73%), Siena College had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    2,549

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    258

  3. Asian

    134

The enrolled student population at Siena College is 79% White, 8% Hispanic or Latino, 4.15% Asian, 3.25% Black or African American, 2.39% Two or More Races, 0.062% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.031% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Baccalaureate Colleges is 54.9% White, 14% Black or African American, and 12.6% Hispanic or Latino.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 23 students (0.713%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 76 more women than men received degrees from Siena College. The majority of degree recipients at Siena College are white (748 degrees awarded). There were 15 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (50 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Siena College is General Marketing & Marketing Management (151 degrees awarded), followed by General Psychology (118 degrees) and Accounting (110 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Siena College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are History (26 degrees awarded), English (42 degrees), and Psychology (118 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Siena College are Physicians (444,594 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (415,415 people), Postsecondary teachers (276,186 people), Other managers (264,773 people), and Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (252,344 people).

The most specialized majors at Siena College are History (26 degrees awarded), English (42 degrees), Psychology (118 degrees), Language & Linguistics (20 degrees), and Biology (84 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Siena College are Surgeons, Electrical & electronics engineers, Physicians, Dentists, and Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents

The most specialized majors at Siena College are History (26 degrees awarded), English (42 degrees), Psychology (118 degrees), Language & Linguistics (20 degrees), and Biology (84 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Siena College are Elementary & secondary schools (848,598 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (656,011 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (606,854 people), Offices of physicians (226,708 people), and Legal services (213,518 people).

The most specialized majors at Siena College are History (26 degrees awarded), English (42 degrees), Psychology (118 degrees), Language & Linguistics (20 degrees), and Biology (84 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Siena College.

Most Common

  1. 151 degrees awarded

  2. 118 degrees awarded

  3. 110 degrees awarded

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Siena College was General Marketing & Marketing Management with 151 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 422

  2. 498

In 2017, 422 degrees were awarded to men at Siena College, which is 0.847 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (498).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 89 degrees were awarded to men at Siena College in Accounting, which is 1.07 times more than the 83 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 99 degrees were awarded to women at Siena College in General Psychology, which is 5.21 times more than the 19 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

72%

100% Completion Time

75%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 72% of students graduating from Siena College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 75% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 75% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

American Indian or Alaska Native Female

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Siena College is Female and American Indian or Alaska Native (100% graduation rate). Across all Baccalaureate Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0.818% of graduates (5 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    748 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    50 degrees awarded

  3. Asian

    39 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Siena College is white (748 degrees awarded). There were 15 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (50 degrees).

0.87% of degree recipients (8 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    407 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    341 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino Male

    28 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Siena College is white female (407 degrees awarded). There were 1.19 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (341 degrees).

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Operations

Siena College has an endowment valued at nearly $129M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $13.7M (10.6%), compared to the 7.76% average return ($2.88M on $37.1M) across all Baccalaureate Colleges.

In 2017, Siena College had a total salary expenditure of $101M. Siena College employs 76 Associate professors, 60 Professors, and 56 Assistant professors. Most academics at Siena College are Male Associate professors (48), Male Professors(33), and Female Assistant professors (32).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Siena College are: Service, with 94 employees, Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media, with 66 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 56 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$129M

2017 Endowment

6.23%

growth from 2016

Siena College has an endowment valued at about $129M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Siena College grew 6.23% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $91.9M higher than than the median endowment of Baccalaureate Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $1.39M - Federal

  2. $586k - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Siena College received $1.39M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $586k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$41.1M

2017 Salaries

3.87%

growth from 2016

In 2017, Siena College paid a median of $41.1M in salaries, which represents 40.6% of their overall expenditure ($101M) and a 3.87% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 11.2% decline from 2015 and a 1.6% decline from 2014.

The median for similar Baccalaureate Colleges is 14.2M (38.9% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$17.7M

Instructional Salaries

206

Number of Employees

In 2017, Siena College paid a total of $17.7M to 206 employees working as instructors, which represents 43% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $8.01M (34.6%) for similar Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Associate professor

Most Common Instructor

76 Employees

Service

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

94 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Siena College were Associate professor with 76 employees; Professor with 60 employees; and Professor with 56 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Siena College were Service with 94 employees; Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 66 employees; and Office and Administrative Support with 56 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Associate professor

  2. Male Professor

  3. Female Assistant professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Siena College was Male Associate professor with 48 employees, Male Professor with 33 employees, and Female Assistant professor with 32 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Siena College.

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