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COLLEGE PROFILE

University at Buffalo

Buffalo, NY

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
Summer SessionOffered
General Catalog/BulletinOnline Catalog

UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION

Undergraduate Majors
  • Accounting
  • Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Architecture
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Asian Studies/Civilization
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biomedical Sciences, General
  • Biophysics
  • Biostatistics
  • Biotechnology
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chemistry, Other
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Dance, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other
  • Ecology
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Design/Architecture
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • History, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Information Science/Studies
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Jewish/Judaic Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music, General
  • Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Occupational Therapy/Therapist
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Structural Engineering
  • Theoretical and Mathematical Physics
 
Most Popular DisciplinesBusiness/marketing, Social sciences, Engineering
Combined Liberal Arts/
Professional Degree Programs
Business administration, engineering, nursing, social work, law
Special ProgramsAccelerated program, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Student-designed major, Teacher certification, Cooperative education program, Internships, Washington semester
Study AbroadOffered
Online DegreesSome online degree programs

CURRICULUM AND GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
ComputerNot required
Foreign LanguageNot required
Math/ScienceRequired for all students

FACULTY AND INSTRUCTION

Full-Time Faculty1,268
Part-Time Faculty579
Full-Time Faculty with
Ph.D./Terminal Degree
100%
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 14% of classes
10-19 students: 20% of classes
20-29 students: 29% of classes
30-39 students: 8% of classes
40-49 students: 8% of classes
50-99 students: 13% of classes
Over 100 students: 8% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab
Class Size
2-9 students: 6% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 12% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 52% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 21% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 4% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 4% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs

ADVANCED PLACEMENT

International BaccalaureateAccepted
Advanced Placement (AP) ExaminationsAccepted for placement and credit
Sophomore StandingNot available

ACADEMIC RESOURCES

Libraries
Library Available on CampusYes
Holdings4,359,844
Computing
Computer OwnershipStudents not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus3061
Internet/E-mail AccessNot reported

ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES

Remedial Instruction 
TutoringAvailable
Services for Learning
Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically
Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION

Master's Degrees Offered
Executive Master of Business Administration, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Architecture, Master of Library Science, Master of Science, Master of Urban Planning, Master of Music, Master of Science in Architecture, Master of Arts in Humanities, Master of Business Administration, Master of Social Work, Professional Master of Business Administration, Master of Education, Master of Laws, Master of Arts, Master of Engineering, Master of Public Health
Master's Programs of Study
  • Accounting
  • Adult Nursing
  • Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering
  • Allied Health--General
  • American Studies
  • Anatomy
  • Anthropology
  • Architecture
  • Art History
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Arts Administration
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biophysics
  • Biostatistics
  • Biotechnology
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Canadian Studies
  • Cancer Biology/Oncology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Classics
  • Clinical Laboratory Sciences/Medical Technology
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Community Health
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Science
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counselor Education
  • Cultural Studies
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Ecology
  • Economics
  • Education of the Gifted
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Educational Psychology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronic Commerce
  • Elementary Education
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • English
  • English Education
  • English as a Second Language
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Epidemiology
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Exercise and Sports Science
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Film, Television, and Video Theory and Criticism
  • Finance and Banking
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • Foundations and Philosophy of Education
  • French
  • Gender Studies
  • Genetics
  • Genomic Sciences
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Geosciences
  • German
  • Gerontological Nursing
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Higher Education
  • Historic Preservation
  • History
  • Human Resources Management
  • Immunology
  • Industrial/Management Engineering
  • Information Studies
  • International Business
  • Latin American Studies
  • Law
  • Library Science
  • Linguistics
  • Logistics
  • Management Information Systems
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Media Studies
  • Medical Physics
  • Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Molecular Biophysics
  • Multilingual and Multicultural Education
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Neuroscience
  • Nurse Anesthesia
  • Nursing and Healthcare Administration
  • Nursing--General
  • Nutrition
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Oral and Dental Sciences
  • Pathology
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Pharmacology
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Physiology
  • Political Science
  • Psychiatric Nursing
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Health--General
  • Public History
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Reading Education
  • Real Estate
  • Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Rehabilitation Sciences
  • Romance Languages
  • Science Education
  • Social Sciences Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Structural Biology
  • Structural Engineering
  • Theater
  • Toxicology
  • Urban Design
  • Urban and Regional Planning
Doctoral Degrees Offered
Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Education, Doctor of Audiology, Doctor of Dental Surgery, Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Juris Doctor, Doctor of Pharmacy
Doctoral Programs of Study
  • Accounting
  • Adult Nursing
  • Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering
  • Allied Health--General
  • Allopathic Medicine
  • American Studies
  • Anatomy
  • Anthropology
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biophysics
  • Biostatistics
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Canadian Studies
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Classics
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Community Health
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Science
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counselor Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Dentistry
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Ecology
  • Economics
  • Education of the Gifted
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Educational Psychology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronic Commerce
  • Elementary Education
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • English
  • English Education
  • English as a Second Language
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Epidemiology
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Exercise and Sports Science
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Film, Television, and Video Theory and Criticism
  • Finance and Banking
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • Foundations and Philosophy of Education
  • French
  • Gender Studies
  • Genetics
  • Genomic Sciences
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Geosciences
  • German
  • Gerontological Nursing
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Higher Education
  • Historic Preservation
  • History
  • Human Resources Management
  • Immunology
  • Industrial/Management Engineering
  • International Business
  • Law
  • Linguistics
  • Logistics
  • Management Information Systems
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Media Studies
  • Medical Physics
  • Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Molecular Biology
  • Molecular Biophysics
  • Molecular Pharmacology
  • Multilingual and Multicultural Education
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Neuroscience
  • Nurse Anesthesia
  • Nursing and Healthcare Administration
  • Nursing--General
  • Nutrition
  • Oral and Dental Sciences
  • Pathology
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacy
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physics
  • Physiology
  • Political Science
  • Psychiatric Nursing
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Health--General
  • Public History
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Reading Education
  • Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Rehabilitation Sciences
  • Romance Languages
  • Science Education
  • Social Sciences Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Structural Biology
  • Structural Engineering
  • Theater
  • Toxicology
  • Urban Design
  • Urban and Regional Planning
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Low 2.30 2.30 440 490 19
High 4.00 4.78 770 780 34
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