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2011




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      Consider the type of college:
         Private, public or propietary
A                   x s an applicant in the col-
                      lege admission process,
                      you probably feel lost in the
                      sea of collegiate mottos,
emblems and mascots. Your vision of Campus
X and Campus Y may blend into one. As you
narrow down your list of colleges, choose
wisely. Look past the wrought-iron gates and
                                                                      Private institutions that date back to the 17th
                                                                   and 18th centuries include Harvard University
                                                                   (MA), Yale University (CT) and Princeton Uni-
                                                                   versity (NJ). These centuries-old institutions also
                                                                   tend to be highly selective, though selectivity
                                                                   rates among all private schools vary greatly.
                                                                   According to the Department of Education,
                                                                   selectivity rates at all private and public institu-
                                                                                                                          of institutions are still considered non-profit.
                                                                                                                          Proprietary institutions are considered for-profit
                                                                                                                          companies that operate under the demands
                                                                                                                          of investors and stockholders. As of the 2008
                                                                                                                          to 2009 academic year, there were more non-
                                                                                                                          profit institutions than for-profits, but over the
                                                                                                                          last two decades, the number of degree-grant-
                                                                                                                          ing for-profits has increased rapidly.
                                                                                                                                                                               information.
                                                                                                                                                                                  In the marketplace, buyers and sellers have a
                                                                                                                                                                               clearer understanding of business models and
                                                                                                                                                                               the motivations of for-profit companies. In the
                                                                                                                                                                               college admission environment, aggressive
                                                                                                                                                                               sales tactics can adversely affect the integrity of
                                                                                                                                                                               the admission process and mislead applicants.
                                                                                                                                                                               Avoid high pressure admission situations, and
manicured quads to see what makes those                            tions were nearly identical in 2007.                      Proprietary institutions attract adult learners   obtain access to all necessary information.
schools tick.                                                         A reliance on private funds has also led to         and part-time students in search of narrowly-
    During your college search, take your time.                    a higher average cost. For the 2008 to 2009            focused professional training opportunities.                Consider your options carefully
Remember that this decision is one of the                          academic year, the Department of Education             These programs usually offer a non-traditional           A close examination of the academic, social
first big ones you will make as an adult is one                    estimated the cost of tuition, room and board          format; many for-profits also have classes           and financial factors will lead you to a best-fit
of the more important of your life. Compare                        at private colleges and universities to be an          solely available online.                             college. When you have narrowed down your
your options carefully and seek out the advice                     average of $31,233, compared to $12,283 at                Proprietary institutions receive up to 90 per-    list of schools and are ready to begin the appli-
of your high school counseling office. When                        public colleges and universities. Don’t let this       cent of their revenue from federal student aid.      cation process, first be sure to calculate the
you visit a campus or a college fair, talk with                    sharp contrast in cost prevent you from seek-          This reliance on federal funding has inspired        amount you could owe after graduation. During
college representatives. In addition to the                        ing admission. At these institutions, financial        some for-profit recruiters to promote potential-     the 2007-08 academic year, the median debt
admission criteria, find out about the school’s                    aid opportunities often reduce the total cost          ly unsafe borrowing practices. Beware of pro-        load for a bachelor’s degree recipient was:
academic offerings, the campus life and the                        and loan burden.                                       prietary college representatives who encour-             • $17,040 at private schools
cost to attend.                                                                                                           age you to borrow past your predetermined                • $7,960 at public schools
    Many colleges and universities offer similar                                          Public                          threshold. An investigation by the U.S. Gov-             • $31,190 at for-profit colleges
elements, but one standout characteristic can                         Public colleges and universities receive fund-      ernment Accountability Office (GAO) revealed           (College Board, Trends in Higher Education 2009)
guide you in your search for the best fit. During                  ing from tuition and endowments, but the               questionable and even fraudulent practices
your hunt for colleges and universities that will                  larger part of their funding comes from state or       at 15 for-profit colleges in six states. In one         Because a postsecondary degree is such a
fulfill your interests, you should know which                      local taxes. Most public postsecondary schools         scenario, an admission representative at a for-      significant investment, do not overestimate
general category that school falls under: pri-                     are state-run, which lowers the tuition for            profit college told an undercover applicant to       the importance of patience during the college
vate, public or proprietary.                                       in-state students. Public colleges and universi-       stop worrying about large student loan debt          admission process. Take time to reflect on all of
                                                                   ties can focus on a specific area of study, like       because the applicant would be able to dodge         your options. Some institutions may offer quick
                      Private                                      research or liberal arts, but many, referred to        payments. In reality, unpaid student loan debt       admission to their school, but be sure you have
    Private colleges and universities can vary                     as “regional comprehensive institutions,” offer        can damage the borrower’s credit and limit the       examined enough options before accepting
greatly in their course offerings and campus                       many different fields of study, with an empha-         availability of future loans. It is also extremely   any immediate offer.
life. The thing they have in common is that                        sis on professional programs.                          difficult to discharge student loans, even in           The admission process at four-year non-
they all receive funding primarily from student                       Public colleges and universities follow             bankruptcy.                                          profits typically requires an application, which
tuition and endowments. These institutions                         performance standards set by the state, as                The GAO investigation also found numer-           may ask for standardized test scores, high
function as non-profit organizations that usually                  opposed to a private school’s board of trust-          ous examples of high-pressure sales tactics at       school transcripts, essays, and other materials.
follow the leadership of a board of trustees.                      ees. Public schools are typically categorized          proprietary schools. While the Bureau of Labor       You want to find the institution that will best
    Private colleges and universities may receive                  as two-year, four-year, research, compre-              Statistics reports that 90 percent of barbers        match up with your qualifications and personal-
some governmental support in the form of tax                       hensive, or community colleges. Like private           make less than $43,000 a year, one admission         ity, so the application process is a great way to
breaks and student loans, but mostly operat-                       institutions, the selectivity rates among public       representative for a proprietary school inflated     get to know a college and for a college to get
ing on private support allows them to develop                      schools can vary greatly. Public schools include       that salary to $150,000 to $250,000. For-profit      to know you. Before you send any applications,
their own institutional plan. Many of these col-                   highly-selective schools like William and Mary         admission representatives have also reportedly       make sure you have completed all the admis-
leges and universities are associated with reli-                   and the University of California-Berkley, as well      bombarded applicants with hundreds of phone          sion requirements. After all, a college only
gious and other types of community groups.                         as community colleges with open-access poli-           call solicitations. At some for-profit colleges,     knows as much about you as the information
The list of private colleges includes the nation’s                 cies.                                                  agents have withheld access to financial aid         you provide.
oldest institutions. Many have kept their tradi-                                                                          information until applicants pay certain fees
tional campus model, though the courses and                                          Propietary                           or enroll in a program. Federal regulations          Written by Jennifer Gross and reprinted with permis-
student cultures transformed drastically over a                      While public and private colleges receive            require colleges to provide potential and cur-       sion of the National Association for College Admission
couple hundred years.                                              their funding in different forms, both types           rent students with this important financial aid      Counseling (nacacnet.org).



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                                                                                 Buffalo
                                                                                 Fair
                                                                                 March 29-30, 2011

                      Co-Chairs                                                       Decorator

                      n   Harry Gong                                                  n   Elena Oyer
                          Director of Admissions                                          Great Lakes Events
                          Niagara University                                              eoyer@greatlakesevents.com
                          hgong@niagara.edu
                      n   Dr. Maryanna Fezer                                          Convention Center
                          School Counselor
                          Tonawanda High School                                       n   Marissa Kozerski
                          mfezer@tona.wnyric.org                                          Director, Convention Services
                                                                                          Buffalo Convention Center
                      Event Manager

                      n   Karla Pirner
                          Event Manager
                          NACAC
                          Kpirner@nacacnet.org



                                       Local Arrangements Committee

                      Buffalo Schools Liaisons                                        Information Sessions

                      n   Sharon Bertucci                                             n   Dr. Missy Wagner
                          School Counselor                                                School Counselor
                          City Honors High School                                         Holland High School
                          Sbertucci@buffaloschools.org                                    mwagner@holland.wnyric.org
                      n   Martha Younger                                              n   Nicole DeStefano-Stone
                          School Counselor Coordinator                                    Asst. Director of Admissions
                          Buffalo Public Schools                                          Daemen College
                          Myounger@buffaloschools.org                                     ndestefa@daemen.edu
                      n   B. John Harris
        OPEN HOUSE        School Counselor
                          Buffalo – Visual & Perf. Arts
                                                                                      Material Distribution

          April 7th       BJHarris@buffaloschools.org                                 n   Noelle Hilliard
                                                                                          Asst. Director of Admissions
                      Counseling Center                                                   Canisius College
                                                                                          hilliarn@canisius.edu
                      n   Steve Carney                                                n   Sharon Bertucci
                          School Counselor                                                School Counselor
                          Ken-Ton BOCES                                                   City Honors
                          scarney@e1b.org                                                 Sbertucci@buffaloschools.org
                      n   Lesa Loritts                                                n   Publicity
                          College Admissions Counselor                                    Kimberlie Ball
                          lorittsl@gmail.com                                              Asst. Director of Admissions
                                                                                          SUNY @ Fredonia
                                                                                          Kimberlie.ball@fredonia.edu
                      Hospitality
                                                                                      n   Theresa Brady
                      n   Mike Konopski                                                   School Counselor
                          Dean of Enrollment Mgmt.                                        Sacred Heart
                          Niagara University                                              tbrady@sacredheartacademy.org
                          mjk@niagara.edu
                      n   Cheryl Goldstone                                            Transportation & High
                          School Counselor                                            School Communication
                          Williamsville South High School
                          cgoldstone@williamsvillek12.org                             n   David Coates
                                                                                          School Counselor
                      Information Booth &                                                 Kenmore East High School
                                                                                          dcoates@kenton.k12.ny.us
                      Volunteers
                                                                                      n   Patrick Mandia
                      n   Jessica Clark                                                   School Counselor
                          Asst Director of Admissions                                     Potter Career & Tech
                          University at Buffalo                                           pmandia@e1b.org
                          jpclark@buffalo.edu
                                                                                      n   Margaret Sullivan
                      n   Dr. Annemarie Cervoni                                           School Counselor
                          School Counselor                                                Orchard Park High School
                          Orchard Park High School                                        MSullivan@opschools.org
                          acervoni@opschools.org



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                 About NACAC                                                                                                            Do more.
                NACAC Mission
    The National Association for College Admis-                                    Serve more. Think more.
                                                                of Principles of Good Practice (SPGP).
                                                                   A member-directed organization, NACAC



                                                                               Think more. Serve more. Get mo
sion Counseling will support and advance the                    is governed by its voting members – an
work of counseling and enrollment profession-                   Assembly of delegates elected by voting
als as they help all students real-                                             members in NACAC’s state
ize their full educational poten-                                               and regional affiliates and by
tial, with particular emphasis on                                               an elected board of directors.



                                                                                                                             Grow more.
the transition to postsecondary                                                    The strategic leadership and

                                                                                     Learn more.                                                                                 Laugh more
education. NACAC is commit-                                                     board’s primary purpose is to
ted to promoting high profes-                                                   provide direction on profession-
sional standards that foster ethical and social                 al policies for NACAC. The association addi-
responsibility.                                                 tionally houses 12 standing committees, plus


                                                                                                          Get more.                         Explore more. Do mor
                                                                ad hoc committees, which lend their expertise
               About NACAC                                      and experience to the issues, programs and
   The National Association for College                         governance that keep the association vibrant
Admission Counseling (NACAC), founded in                        in its service to members, the profession and



                                                                                                                                      Achieve more.
1937, is an organization of more than 10,000                    students.


                                                                                                       Learn more.
professionals from around the world dedicat-                       NACAC’s award-winning publications and
ed to serving students as they make choices                     other media resources, professional devel-
about pursuing postsecondary education.                         opment programs and practical research
   NACAC is committed to maintaining high                       efforts have all been designed to give
standards that foster ethical and social respon-                counseling and admission professionals the

                                                                                                           Grow more.                  Think more.                                     Explore
sibility among those involved in the transition                 tools they need to improve the counseling
process, as outlined in the NACAC Statement                     services they provide to students.




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             Evening Workshops
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                               Tuesday, March 29, 2011

                           Think more. Serve more. Grow
All workshops are held on the first floor of the Convention Center
     Session 1 – 7:00-7:30 p.m. • Session 2 – 7:40-8:10 p.m.

   Parking for these sessions is available at a reduced rate ($2)
         at both the Augsburger and Fernbach Ramps.                                                    Learn more. Grow more. Learn mor
A Financial Preparation Guide for
Parents, 6:30-7:00, Room 106B
  Presented by Sallie Mae
                                                                                           Do more.
                                                                Residence Life: Session2, Room 103
                                                                  Presenter: Gary Bice, Director of Residence Life, SUNY
                                                                   Fredonia
                                                                                                                             Laugh more. Do mo
                                                                                                                           Explore more. Get mo
  This presentation will guide parents and                        Are you wondering what it is like to live on
  students through a five-step process to                         campus? This session will provide information
  planning, saving, and paying for college.                       for those of you who are thinking about living
  Families will learn about many important                        on campus, the experiences to make your
  elements regarding college, including FAFSA                     home away from home complete and the
  and finding free money.                                         benefits of living on campus.
                                                                                                                             At Niagara, you can study abroad, gain real world experience
ACT/SAT: Session 1 and 2, Room 106A                             The Right College: Session 1 and 2,                          through our many internships and prepare yourself for a
                                                                Room 106C
  Presenters: Nicholas Rizzo, Department Chairperson/                                                                        successful career. Our recent graduates have a job placement
   School Counselor, Clarence High School                         Presenter: Dean Reinhart, PHD. Associate Director of
  Sharon Bertucci, School Counselor, City Honors                   Admissions, SUNY College at Buffalo                       rate 15 percent above the national average.
  An overview of both tests will be presented.                    How do you find the college that is right for
  Tips and advice on how to best prepare for the                  you? This workshop will help students and
  tests will be provided as well as how results are               parents examine the important factors to                   Choose from over 50 undergraduate programs plus graduate
                                                                  consider when making a decision on where to
  used for college admissions.
                                                                  go to college.                                             programs in business, education, criminal justice and
Financial Aid 101: Session 1 and 2,                                                                                          interdisciplinary studies.
Room 106B                                                       Easy Tips on Writing your College
                                                                Essay: Session 1 and 2, Room 106 D
  Presenter: Kevin Ryan, Senior Financial Aid Advisor,
   University at Buffalo                                          Presenter: Donna Shaffner, Dean of Admissions,             For more information, or to schedule a visit, call:
  You can never have enough information
                                                                   Canisius College
                                                                                                                             1-800-462-2111 or visit niagara.edu
                                                                  This session gives you the opportunity to
  on financial aid. This workshop is designed
  to help answer questions that students                          learn about what colleges are looking for                  E-mail: admissions@niagara.edu
  and parents may have about the process of                       when reading college essays. You will leave
  determining financial need and award aid.                       this session with confidence in writing your
                                                                                                                             Do more at Niagara.
                                                                  college essay. Some of the questions that will
                                                                  be addressed are; how do I decide on a topic?
College Athletics: Session 1, Room 103                            What are the skills needed to start writing
  Presenter: Kelly Cruttenden, Assistant Athletic Director,       your college essay? How do I know if this is
   University at Buffalo                                          the right essay to submit?
  Important information for prospective student
  athletes will be explored. Topics include
  recruitment rules, academics eligibility, letters
  of intent, and registration with the NCAA                                                                                                                  Education That Makes a Difference
  Eligibility Center.



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 Thanks
to our local                 Looking Ahead:
sponsors                                      Student Debt and the
                                            College Admission Process
                             A                 ccording to data compiled
                                               by the College Board for the
                                               2008-09 academic year, the
                                               average debt for students
                             who borrowed money for college was
                             $19,800 at public, four-year colleges and
                             $26,100 at private, non-profit colleges.
                                “I suggest to families that early in the pro-
                             cess that parents talk to their kids about what
                             kind of planning they’ve been doing for col-
                             lege finances and whether they feel comfort-
                             able that they’re going to be able to handle
                             whatever the kid comes up with,” said
                             Vicki O’Day, an independent counselor
                             in Menlo, Calif., who focuses on col-
                             lege affordability. “I worry if people
                             haven’t done any of that kind of
                             thinking before they launch into the
                             whole college application process
                             because then you get into sort of
                             impossible scenarios.”
                                College affordability has been a national
                             topic of discussion for at least 30 years.
                             During times of prosperity and economic            these financial          aid opportunities has
                             downturns, prospective and enrolled college        had an impact on college costs for many
                             students have been able to count on rising         borrowers. A new report from the Col-                     form
                             costs. Through a 2008-09 survey, NACAC             lege Board found that while tuition and                   is the
                             found an increase in the number of stu-            fees increased between the 2005-06 and                    most
                             dents abandoning plans to attend a “dream          2009-10 academic years, the overall price                 impor-
                             school” in favor of a more affordable option.      of attending a college actually decreased on              tant docu-
                                Many students became eligible for financial     average due to financial aid opportunities.               ment to
                             aid, but the recession had also affected the           Once you have a list of potential colleges,           remember when                           filing for
                             financial health of colleges and universities.     discuss possible scenarios that allow you to              federal student aid.               The FAFSA is
                             “We have a lot more kids that are more eligi-      pay for each one. O’Day calls these “afford-              available online, and recent updates have
                             ble now, but we have a lot of schools that are     ability stories.” In the affordability story,             made it even easier to apply for aid. Visit the
                             not meeting need,” said Stephen Williams, a        include any types of financial aid. Student               FAFSA website for a helpful introduction to
                             college counselor at Eagle Rock High School        aid includes “gift aid,” like scholarships and            this form, and remember to use the FAFSA-
                             in California. “And frankly, if [colleges] don’t   grants that do not have to be paid back, as               4caster to see a preview of your financial aid
                             meet need with us, it’s virtually impossible.”     well as work study programs and any fed-                  eligibility. The U.S. financial aid system has
                                Some students responded to the fiscal           eral aid or private loans. Federal aid offers             evolved over time and is always changing,
                             crisis with more applications. By applying to      lower interest rates and is typically safer than          so fill out the FAFSA even if you are doubtful
                             more schools, students hoped to increase           private loans. Fees and high interest rates,              you will receive the federal assistance.
                             their odds of finding a generous financial aid     often included in private loans, will greatly                 Recent changes to the federal student aid
                             offer. The wounded economy coupled with a          increase your risk of generating a large debt             system include elements of the Student Aid
                             competitive admission process appeared to          load upon graduation. Private loans are                   and Fiscal Responsibility Act (SAFRA). The bill
                             require more applications. Many counseling         nearly impossible to discharge, even in cases             eliminated Federal Family Education Loans,
                             offices advise against this.                       of bankruptcy, and should only be used after              which were funded by banks and other
                                Students can apply to less than 10 schools      all other options have been explored.                     financial institutions, and rolled all federal
                             and still find affordable, best-fit schools with       O’Day advises students to stay away from              loans into the Direct Loan program, which
                             solid financial aid opportunities.                 private lenders. “Don’t go outside the federal            lends straight from the federal government.
                                In your college search, one of the most         loan program,” she said. “They would abso-                This new structure has streamlined the fed-
                             important factors to consider involves life        lutely love to lend you money on very little              eral lending process and money saved from
                             after college. When creating a list of poten-      more than a signature, but don’t do it.”                  this consolidation was used to increase the
                             tial colleges, academic and social factors             To find out more about student loans, ask             maximum annual Pell Grant.
                             often carry more weight than other practical       your college counselor about informational                    Student debt can become a serious prob-
                             concerns, like your anticipated debt load.         programs offered by your school district.                 lem if left unchecked. Before agreeing to any
                             Before day-dreaming about studying string          Many high schools hold evening sessions                   loan terms, consider your potential for debt.
                             theory (or throwing a frisbee) on the quad,        on borrowing for college that will help you               Federal loans are always a safer alternative to
                             learn your financial limitations early.            and your family map your financial path to                private loans, but any loan requires a careful
                                A dedicated research effort will help you       college. Stephen Williams works with his                  eye and an understanding of financial limita-
                             find out if a particular school is unaffordable.   district to offer unbiased borrowing advice               tions. Financial planning for college can begin
                             “The time to find that out is before they          to his students. “We try to keep them away                before signing a loan agreement, and even
                             apply, not, in my opinion, when they are           from anybody that’s going to sell them                    before filling out the FAFSA. Have a conver-
                             waiting to hear back and disappointed in the       something,” he said. Private lenders may try              sation with your family about college costs at
   State University of New   spring,” O’Day said.                               to offer attractive loan products, but remem-             the beginning of your college search to ease
       York at Buffalo          The recession has been introducing more         ber to read any contracts closely before you              stress and frustration later in the process.
                             families to the nation’s financial aid system.     sign them.
     Western New York        Almost 90 percent of colleges reported an              Before making assumptions about your                  Written by Sean Nyhan, 2010, and reprinted with
    Suburban Counselors      increase in financial aid applications in the      financial aid eligibility, fill out the Free Appli-       permission from the National Assocation for College
        Association          NACAC survey. Fortunately, the pressence of        cation for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). This              Admission Counseling (nacanet.org.)



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                                                                                                                                                                                                   College Profiles

Alfred State College                                                                                                       Baldwin-Wallace                                                          degrees.

10 Upper College Drive                                                                                                     College                                                                  Academic Calendar: Semes-
                                                                                                                                                                                                    ters
Alfred, NY 14802                                                                                                           275 Eastland Road                                                        Current Enrollment: 3,000
607-587-4215 or 1-800-4ALFRED                                                                                              Berea, Ohio 44017                                                        full-time undergraduates, 600
Fax: 607-587-4299                                                                                                          Phone: 440-826-2222                                                      part-time students, 750 gradu-
Website: www.alfredstate.edu                                                                                               Website: www.bw.edu/                                                     ate students
Description: Alfred State College students                                                                                 admission
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Tuiton/costs (2011–12) :
 are doers, not bystanders. The college is ideal
 for purposeful, action- and goal-oriented                                                                                 Description of College/Uni-                                              $26,396 tuition, $8,680 room,
 individuals.                                                                                                               versity: Baldwin-Wallace Col-                                           board, books
 ASC students get a head start on their careers,                                                                            lege, an independent college
 as our programs, teaching methods, and in-the-
                                                                                                                                                                                                   Financial Aid: , B-W awards
                                                                                                                            affiliated with the United Methodist Church,              more than $50 million annually to students
 field experiences provide intensive, hands-on,
 usable, real-world learning.                                                                                               offers an academic program rooted in the lib-            in the form of scholarships, grants, loans, and
 Our graduates are well-prepared and work                                                                                   eral arts and sciences augmented with applied            work-study opportunities. Nearly all Baldwin-
 ready. Employers marvel how ASC graduates                                                                                  learning through internships, field experienc-
 are able to hit the ground running®...                                                                                                                                              Wallace students receive some sort of financial
                                                                                                                            es, study abroad and community service.                  assistance.
Founded: 1908
Degrees and ma-                                                                                                            Year Founded: 1845                                      Admissions: Rolling admission policy, how-
 jors offered: BBA:                                                                                                        Degrees Offered: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.),                 ever it is recommended that students apply
 Business Adminis-                                                                                                          Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Bachelor of Science          between September and March of their senior
 tration; Financial
 Planning; Sport                                                                                                            in Education (B.S.E.), Bachelor of Music (B.M.),         year
 Management; Tech-                                                                                                          and Bachelor of Music in Education (B.M.E.)
 nology Management
 BS: Architectural
 Technology; Com-
 puter Engineering
 Technology, Construc-                                                                                                     The College at                                                             Faculty: The College employs
                                                                                                                                                                                                      more than 594 full- and part-time
 tion Management
 Engineering Technol-
                                                                                                                           Brockport, State                                                           faculty. Ninety-four percent of
 ogy; Digital Media                                                Air Conditioning and Heating Technology; Autobody       University of                                                              full-time tenure or tenure-track
                                                                                                                                                                                                      faculty have earned a PhD or
 and Animation; Electrical Engineering Technology;
 Electromechanical Engineering Technology; Forensic
                                                                   Repair; Automotive Parts Technology; Automotive
                                                                   Service Technician; Building Construction; Computer
                                                                                                                           New York                                                                   other terminal degree.
 Science Technology; Human Services Management; Me-                                                                                                                                                  Tuition/costs: Tuition: In-state
                                                                   and Network Technician; Culinary Arts; Culinary Arts:   350 New Campus                                                             $4,970; room/board $9,780; fees:
 chanical Engineering Technology; Nursing; Surveying               Baking, Production and Management; Drafting/CAD;
 Engineering Technology BTech: Information Security                Electrical Construction and Maintenance Electrician;    Drive                                                                      $1,206 (Costs subject to change.)
 and Assurance; Information Technology (Applications               Heavy Equipment Operations; Heavy Equipment: Truck      Brockport, NY 14420                                                       Financial aid: A total of 601
 Software Development, Network Administration, and                 and Diesel Technician; Machine Tool; Masonry; Motor-    Phone: (585) 395-2751                their intellectual, creative and
                                                                                                                                                                                                      scholarships were awarded by the
 Web Development) AA: Liberal Arts and Sciences                    sports Technology; Welding AS: Business Administra-                                                                                College to students in 2009-10,
 (Adolescent Education Transfer, Humanities, Math and              tion; Computer Science; Engineering Science; Human
                                                                                                                           Fax: (585) 395-5452                  physical potential, and pursue        and 80 percent of our students
 Science, Social Science); Pre-Environmental Science               Services; Individual Studies; Sports Management         Web: www.brockport.edu               their talents.                        are receiving financial aid.
 and Forestry AAS: Accounting; Agricultural Business,              Certificate: Coding and Reimbursement; Court Report-     E-mail: admit@brockport.            Founded: 1835                         Admissions: Rolling admissions.
 Agricultural Technology; Architectural Engineering                ing and Captioning; Entrepreneurship. An Undeclared                                         Majors or Degrees Offered:             The fall 2010 freshman class has
                                                                                                                           edu
 Technology; Biological Science; Business Management;              major is also available.                                                                     50 undergraduate degrees, 41          an average 90.8 high school aver-
 CAD/CAM Technology; Computer Information Systems;                Current enrollment: 3,500                                Description: The College at          graduate programs, and 24 areas       age, 1106 SAT and 24 ACT score.
 Computer Engineering Technology; Construction En-                                                                          Brockport is a comprehensive        of teacher certification.              Middle 50% HS average = 88-93;
 gineering Technology; Court and Realtime Reporting;              Faculty: 203 full- and part-time faculty
                                                                                                                            four-year public college. We       Academic Calendar: Fall and            Middle 50% SAT = 1030-1180;
 Digital Media and Animation; Electrical Engineering              Tuiton/costs: Tuition $4,970; room and board $9,690;      offer a multidimensional educa-                                           ACT = 22-26. Transfer applica-
                                                                                                                                                                Spring Semesters, Winter and
 Technology; Electromechanical Engineering Technol-                Student fees $1,248                                      tion that prepares students for                                           tions for 2010 totaled 3,470 with
                                                                                                                                                                Summer Sessions
 ogy; Entrepreneurship; Financial Services; Health                Financial aid: See College Web site: www.alfredstate.     success—personally and profes-                                            1,865 (53.7 percent) accepted. The
 Information Technology; Interior Design; Marketing;               edu. Call 607-587-4253 or 1-800-4ALFRED (option 2).      sionally. With a wealth of aca-    Current Enrollment: 7,297
                                                                                                                                                                                                      average GPA for transfer students
 Mechanical Design Engineering Technology; Me-                                                                              demic programs and co-curricular    undergraduate and 1,292 gradu-
                                                                  Admissions: $50 application fee; rolling admissions;                                                                                is 3.1.
 chanical Engineering Technology; Nursing; Surveying                                                                        activities, students can explore    ate students
                                                                   see Web site for documents required.
 Engineering Technology; Veterinary Technology AOS:




              Alfred State College
            SUNY College of Technology




                                                                                                                    Visit. Then decide.

                                                                                                                            Spring 2011
            www.alfredstate.edu                                                                                              Open House:
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Buffalo State College                                                                                             Bryant & Stratton College
1300 Elmwood Avenue                                                                                               Amherst Campus:
Buffalo, NY 14222                                                                                                  3650 Millersport Highway, Getzville NY 14068
Phone: (716) 878-4017                                                                                              Phone: 716-625-6300 • fax: 716-689-6078
                                                                                                                                                                                Founded: 1854
Fax: (716) 878-6100
                                                                                                                  Buffalo Campus:                                               Majors or degrees offered: Bachelor and associate
Website: www.buffalostate.edu                                                                                      Lafayette Court Building, 465 Main Street,                    degree programs in business, technology, legal and
                                                                                                                   4th Floor, Buffalo, NY 14203                                  healthcare fields.
Description: Each year, nearly 12,000
 students choose Buffalo State College --                 opportunities. Our students find a personal-              Phone: 716-884-9120 • fax: 716-884-0091                      Academic calendar: Unique academic calendar
 the largest comprehensive college in the State           ized and valuable SUNY education with a proud                                                                          consisting of three full semesters per year: winter,
                                                          higher education tradition since 1871. Situated in                                                                     spring, and fall.
 University of New York system -- for its high-                                                                   Southtowns Campus:
 quality academic programs infused with diversity,        the heart of Buffalo’s cultural corridor, faculty and                                                                 Current enrollment: 2,016 at three Buffalo-area
                                                          staff seek to inspire a lifelong passion for learning
                                                                                                                   Sterling Park, 200 Redtail, Orchard Park, NY                  campuses, 10,000+ college-wide (Fall 2010 semester)
 creativity, and hands-on learning opportunities.
 Our students find a personalized and valuable             and service, empowering a diverse population of          14127
                                                                                                                                                                                Faculty: Highly credentialed with real-world experi-
 SUNY education with a proud higher education             students to succeed as citizens of a challenging         Phone: 716-677-9500 • fax: 716-677-9599                       ence in the areas they teach.
 tradition since 1871. Situated in the heart of Buf-      world.
                                                                                                                                                                                Tuition/Costs: $7,560 per semester plus books and
 falo’s cultural corridor, Buffalo State’s faculty and   Broad Array of Academic Programs: Buffalo
                                                                                                                  Web: www.bryantstratton.edu                                    supplies.
 staff seek to inspire a lifelong passion for learning    State offers 165 undergraduate programs with
 and service, empowering a diverse population of                                                                  Description: Bryant & Stratton is a private career            Financial aid: Scholarships, state/federal grants,
                                                          11 honors options, 18 postbaccalaureate teacher          college delivering outcomes-based training through            student/parent loans, Veterans’ benefits, institutional
 students to succeed as citizens of a challenging         certification programs, and 62 opportunities for          a flexible, contemporary curriculum in a personalized          assistance, and work-study available to those who
 world.                                                   graduate study. Buffalo State has a program for          environment. The Bryant & Stratton College system             qualify. Contact campus of interest for personalized
Year Founded: 1871                                        everyone.                                                consists of 17 campuses spread across four states, an         information.
                                                                                                                   Online Education division, and the college’s Profession-     Admissions: Rolling admissions. Contact campus of
Majors or Degrees Offered: Buffalo State of-             Diverse and Creative Environment: Buffalo
                                                                                                                   al Skills Center. Bryant & Stratton College is regionally     interest for personalized information.
 fers 165 undergraduate programs with 11 honors           State is among the most diverse colleges in the
                                                                                                                   accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of
 options, 18 postbaccalaureate teacher certifica-          SUNY system, a characteristic that’s reflected
                                                                                                                   the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
 tion programs, and 62 opportunities for graduate         in the myriad people, ideas, experiences, and
 study.                                                   program offerings found here. This diverse and
                                                          creative environment fosters student growth and
Academic Calendar: Classes for the 2011-12
 academic year begin Aug. 29, 2011, and conclude
                                                          success.                                                Canisius College
 May 11, 2012. Summer sessions for 2011 start            Hands-on Learning Opportunities: Buf-                    2001 Main St.
 May 31 and run through August 13. 2012 sum-              falo State takes advantage of its location in the
 mer sessions are scheduled from May 29 through           second-largest city in New York State by offering       Buffalo, NY 14208
 August 11.                                               extensive service learning and internship oppor-        Phone: 716-888-2200; 800-
Current Enrollment: For 2010, 9,788 undergrad-
                                                          tunities that benefit students and the community.        843-1517
                                                          As a result, job possibilities for graduates are        Fax: 716-888-3230
 uate students and 1,907 graduate students.               strong and varied. A recent alumni survey showed
Faculty: 425 full-time                                    that 76 percent of graduates were employed full         Website:www.canisius.
 399 part-time                                            time within six months of graduating.                   edu
Tuition and Fees: $4,970 annual (in state)               Smart Educational Investment: In addition                Description of College/University:
 $13,380 annual (out of state)                            to the affordable tuition Buffalo State offers           __Canisius College is the largest private university in      Academic Calendar: Semester: Fall begins 8/29/11,
 $1,037 fees                                              as a SUNY school, approximately 77 percent of            Western New York. Canisius is one of 28 Jesuit col-            Spring begins 1/17/12, Summer begins 5/21/12
                                                          undergraduates receive financial aid. The average         leges in the nation and is consistently ranked among         Current Enrollment: 3,369 undergraduate; 1,742
Room and Board: $9,726                                    award package is $9,473.                                 the top regional colleges in the Northeast. Founded            graduate
Financial Aid: 77 percent of undergraduates                                                                        in 1870 by German Jesuits, Canisius College is named         Faculty: 230 full-time faculty; 95% with PhDs or
                                                         Heart of Buffalo’s Cultural Corridor: The
 receive financial aid                                                                                              for St. Peter Canisius, a renowned Dutch educator and          terminal degrees; 11:1 student-faculty ratio
                                                          university is located on 125-acres in Buffalo’s
 $9,473 average award package                                                                                      one of the original members of the Society of Jesus.
                                                          museum district, adjacent to the Albright-Knox                                                                        Tuiton/costs: $30,077 tuition & fees undergraduate;
                                                                                                                   What began in a single building in downtown Buffalo
Admissions Acceptance Rate:                               Art Gallery and Delaware Park. The neighborhood          now consists of 32 buildings located on 72 acres in a
                                                                                                                                                                                  $694 per credit hour graduate
 43 percent (First-time freshmen)                         is lined with a vibrant mix of trendy cafés, res-        residential neighborhood in North-Central Buffalo.           Financial Aid: Automatic merit scholarships up to
                                                          taurants, shops, and Victorian-style housing. On                                                                       $18,000; Average package for incoming freshman
Description: Each year, 12,000 students choose            campus, the Performing Arts Center at Rockwell          Year Founded: 1870
                                                                                                                                                                                 $29,202; range of scholarships $9,500 - $25,500
 Buffalo State College -- the largest comprehensive       Hall, Burchfield Penney Art Center, Warren Enters        Majors or Degrees Offered: More than 1,000
 college in the State University of New York system                                                                                                                             Admissions: _Middle 50% of class of 2014 high
                                                          Theatre, and Czurles-Nelson Gallery place the arts       courses with over 75 majors, minors and specialty
 -- for its high-quality academic programs infused                                                                                                                               school average 87.53 – 94.40; combined SAT 1020 –
                                                          and creativity right at students’ fingertips.             programs
 with diversity, creativity, and hands-on learning                                                                                                                               1220; mean ACT 22 – 27




         where are the thinkers

         who will foresee the forces of nature?




                                                              Changing the world requires revolutionary thinking that goes above and beyond, and at Vaughn College that’s
                                                              the type of thinking we instill in you. Our students come with vision and expectations and leave ready to challenge
                                                              the ordinary in the fields of engineering, technology, management and aviation.
                                                              Vaughn offers an array of master’s, bachelor’s and associate’s degree programs - including one of the only degree
                                                              programs in mechatronic engineering in the New York metropolitan area - and a faculty who is grounded in real life
                                                              experience. It’s no wonder that 93 percent of our graduates are employed within six months.
         Visit us at the Buffalo
         NACAC College Fair                                   Set your sights on Vaughn College and start thinking above and beyond.
         March 29 and 30

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D’Youville College                                                                         educa-

320 Porter Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14201
Phone: 829-7600
Fax: 829-7900
Website: dyc.edu
Description: D’Youville                                                                                                                                                Master degree programs: Education, Family Nurse Practitio-
 College begins its second                                                                                                                                             ner, Health Services Administration, International Business, MBA,
 century as a leader in                                                                                                                                                Nursing (choice of clinical focus), Nursing/Community Health
 both health care and                                                                                                                                                  Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physical Assistant.
 teacher education, offer-
 ing students a full array                                                                                                                                             Doctoral programs: Chiropractic DC, Educational Leader-
 of majors to choose from.                                                                                                                                             ship EdD, Health Policy and Health Education EdD and Physical
                                                                                                                                                                       Therapy DPT, Pharmacy.
 Especially popular are
 five-year programs that                                                                                                                                                Dual/combined degree programs: Accounting/International
 lead to both a bachelor’s                                                                                                                                             Business (BS/MS), Biology/Chiropractic (BS/DC), Dietetics (BS/MS),
 and master’s degree and                                                                                                                                               Education (BA/MS or BS/MS), Exercise and Sports Studies/Physi-
 save students both time                                                                                                                                               cal Therapy (BS/DPT), Health Services/Physical Therapy (BS/DPT),
 and money. In addition,                                                                                                                                               International Business (BS/MS), International Business/Informa-
 the private college has                                                                                                                                               tion Technology (BS/MS), Nursing (BS/MS), Occupational Therapy
 programs in business,                                                                                                                                                 Program (BS/MS), Physical Therapy Program (BS/DPT), Physician
 liberal arts and a new                                                                                                                                                Assistant (BS/MS).
 pharmacy program which                                                                                                                                                Academic calendar: Semesters
 started in the fall of 2010.                                                              tion and skills I need for my career.”
   A complement of master’s degree and doctoral programs provide                                                                                                   Current enrollment: 3,100
 needed advance degrees for the career-minded individual.                                 Founded: 1908
                                                                                                                                                                   Faculty: 250
   A major attraction of D’Youville is they offer academic majors that                    Degree programs:
 lead to excellent careers. In fact, of the top 15 careers in the most                                                                                             Housing: Residence hall living and on-campus apartments for up-
 recent listing of Money magazine’s Top 50 Jobs, D’Youville offers                         Bachelor degree programs: Accounting, Biology, Business Man-             perclassmen.
 programs in six of the careers.                                                           agement, Education (Elementary, Secondary, Special Education),
                                                                                           English, Exercise and Sports Studies, Global Studies, Health Services   Tuition/costs: tuition, $21,450
   D’Youville is known as a small, friendly campus with a dedicated
 faculty. There are no teaching assistants and all classes are taught by                   Management, History, Information Technology, International              Financial aid: FAFSA form. Academic scholarship program worth
 professors with advanced degrees. Lisa Williams, a business major                         Business, Mathematics, Nursing, Occupational Therapy and Physi-          up to $66,000.
 student at the college, says, “The class sizes are small and I learn                      cal Therapy Program, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physician Assistant,
 very well in that environment. My professors have real world experi-                      Pre-Professional (pre-medical, pre-dental, pre-veterinary, pre-law),    Admissions: $25 application fee, rolling admissions. D’Youville ap-
 ence and the rigor of the programs will equipment me with the                             Psychology and Sociology.                                                plication required, plus SAT or ACTS scores for freshmen.




                                                               Because the choices are endless.

                                                                            Because of my professors.
                                                                                  Because different fits.

         Because the neighborhood rocks. . . . Located in the heart
                                                                                                                            of the cultural corridor,
                                                                                 Because it’s my future.
                                                                                                                            Buffalo State
                                                         Because I’m serving the community.                                 offers easy access to
                                                                           Because of my internships.                       museums, parks and
                                                                                                                            the Elmwood Village.
                                                                  Because creativity starts here.

                                                                   Because I know a good thing.




                                Because of Buffalo State.

                                                                                                                                                                                                   JOSH TERHAAR, CLASS OF 2013




                                                                                                                                          www.buffalostate.edu

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INTERNATIONAL                                       Embry-Riddle Aeronautical
                                                    University............................... 13
Brock University - St.
Catharines,                                         Florida Institute of
Ontario, Canada ................... 46              Technology ..........................127

Richard Ivey School of                              Jacksonville University .......100
Business at the University
of Western Ontario                                  Nova Southeastern
London, Canada .................160                 University.............................197

Ryerson University,                                 Saint Leo University............120
Toronto, Ontario
                                                    Stetson University ................. 35
Canada.................................190
                                                    University of North Florida
Savannah College of Art
                                                    ..............................................102
and Design - Atlanta &
Savannah, GA, Hong Kong                             The University of Tampa....187
& Online ..............................104
The University of Western
Ontario - London, Ontario,                          GEORGIA
Canada.................................178
                                                    Savannah College of Art
University of Guelph -                              and Design ..........................104
Guelph, Ontario
Canada................................... 54
                                                    HAWAII
University of Toronto -
Toronto, Ontario                                    Hawaii Pacific University...... 64
Canada.................................206

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ARMED FORCES
                                                    Columbia College Chicago ...118
Air Force ROTC & Air Force
Academy................................ 14
                                                    INDIANA
U.S. Army Cadet
Command ................................ 1          Purdue University ................. 96
US Navy ROTC
Scholarships.........................191            MAINE
                                                    Unity College ......................113
ALABAMA
                                                    University of Maine at
The University of Alabama                           Machias................................219
..............................................129
                                                    University of New England
                                                    ..............................................107
ALASKA
Alaska Pacific University ...... 28                 MARYLAND
                                                    Hood College ........................ 94
ARIZONA                                                                                                 Eastern Michigan                                      Bloomfield College............... 30            Concordia College ................ 92
                                                    University of Maryland ......201
                                                                                                        University
University of Advancing                                                                                 ................................................ 80   Seton Hall University ..........181             Daemen College ......217 & 218
Technology ............................ 83
                                                    MASSACHUSETTS                                       Ferris State University ........177                                                                   D’Youville College ...207 & 208
The University of Arizona
..............................................117   American International                                                                                    NEW YORK                                        Elmira College.....................147
                                                                                                        Hope College ......................121
                                                    College................................... 56
                                                                                                                                                              Albany College of
                                                                                                        Kettering University ...........109                                                                   Erie Community
                                                    Bard College at Simon’s                                                                                   Pharmacy and Health
CALIFORNIA                                                                                                                                                    Sciences.................................. 59
                                                                                                                                                                                                              College......................124 & 125
                                                    Rock ....................................... 74
                                                                                                        Lawrence Technological
Academy of Art                                                                                          University............................... 71                                                          Finger Lakes Community
                                                    Bentley University................... 2                                                                   Alfred State College-SUNY .. 69                 College................................... 99
University............................... 48
                                                    Boston University................163                Michigan State University.... 84                      Alfred University.................126
The American Musical and                                                                                                                                                                                      Genesee Community
Dramatic Academy .............198                                                                       Northwood University.......... 37                                                                     College................................... 78
                                                    Eastern Nazarene College                                                                                  The American Musical and
                                                    ..............................................175                                                         Dramatic Academy .............198               Hartwick College ................204
                                                                                                        University of Michigan.......176
CONNECTICUT                                         Emerson College.................151                                                                       Binghamton University                           Hilbert College...................... 73
                                                                                                                                                              (SUNY) .................................164
University of Bridgeport ...... 34                  Massachusetts College                               MISSOURI                                                                                              Hobart and William Smith
                                                    of Pharmacy & Health                                                                                      Bryant and Stratton                             Colleges ...............................137
University of New Haven ...135                      Sciences................................182                                                               College-Southtowns ...........139
                                                                                                        Saint Louis University ........... 45
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Hofstra University ...............140
                                                    Springfield College.............141                                                                       Buffalo State College-
DISTRICT            OF    COLUMBIA                                                                                                                            SUNY .........................157 & 158         Houghton College ..............115
                                                    Stonehill College .................. 60             MONTANA
The George Washington                                                                                                                                         Canisius College ..................189          Iona College .......................... 31
University.............................213          Wheelock College ................ 33                The University of Montana . 85
                                                                                                                                                              Cazenovia College ..............161             Ithaca College .....................149
FLORIDA                                             MICHIGAN                                            NEW JERSEY                                            Clarkson University............... 27           Jamestown Community

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                                                                                                                                                                                                       Marine Academy .................. 77
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Marywood University.........196
                                                                                                                                                                                                       University at Albany (SUNY) 70
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Mercyhurst College ............152
                                                                                                                                                                                                       University at Buffalo
                                                                                                                                                                                                       (SUNY) ......................144 & 145              Messiah College ..................193
                                                                                                                                                                                                       University of Rochester ......143                   Penn State University .........155
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Utica College.......................202             Pittsburgh Institute of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Mortuary Science................148
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Vaughn College of
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Aeronautics & Technology... 38                      Point Park University ............ 32
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Villa Maria College .............214                Robert Morris University...... 58
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Wagner College .................... 65              Saint Francis University ........ 72
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Saint Joseph’s University ....162
                                                                                                                                                                                                       NORTH CAROLINA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Seton Hill University ............. 75
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Belmont Abbey College....... 26
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Susquehanna University ....134
                                                                                                                                                                                                       High Point University ........... 39
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Thiel College .......................188

                                                                                                                                                                                                       OHIO                                                University of Pittsburgh at
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Bradford ................................ 68
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           University of Scranton.......... 25
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Bowling Green State
                                                                                                                                                                                                       University............................... 47        Villanova University............122

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                                                                                                                                                                                                       Cleveland State University
                                                                                                                                                                                                       ..............................................154   Bryant University ................105
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Defiance College .................. 55              Johnson & Wales
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           University ............................. 90
                                                                                                                                                                                                       John Carroll University......... 43
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Roger Williams University
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Kent State University .........133                  ..............................................209
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Lake Erie College ................174
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Marietta College.................114                SOUTH CAROLINA
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Ohio Northern University                            Coastal Carolina University
                                                                                                                                                                                                       ..............................................111   ..............................................142

                                                                                                                                                                                                       Ohio University ...................159
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                                                                                                                                                                                                       The University of Akron ...... 57
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Texas Christian University ..123
                                                                                                                                                                                                       The University of Findlay ..... 29
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Wittenberg University........215
                                               College.................................210     Nazareth College................103                 Nursing ................................165                                                             VERMONT
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Xavier University................... 50
                                               Keuka College....................... 44         New York Institute of                               Saint Lawrence University                                                                               Castleton State College ....... 61
                                                                                               Technology ............................ 86          ..............................................180
                                               Le Moyne College...............116                                                                                                                                                                          Green Mountain College ...138
                                                                                               Niagara County                                      SUNY Brockport..................119                 PENNSYLVANIA
                                               Long Island University                          Community College............200                                                                        Allegheny College ................ 88               Lyndon State College .........212
                                               Brooklyn Campus ...............205                                                                  SUNY Cobleskill ..................179
                                                                                               Niagara University ...168 & 169                                                                         The Art Institutes................136               University of Vermont.......... 93
                                                                                                                                                   SUNY College at
                                               Long Island University C.W.
                                                                                               Pace University New York                            Fredonia .......................81 & 82
                                               Post Campus.......................... 51                                                                                                                California University of
                                                                                               ..............................................199
                                                                                                                                                   SUNY College at Geneseo .195                        Pennsylvania .......................185             VIRGINIA
                                               Manhattan College ............110
                                                                                               Paul Smiths College ............173                                                                     Chatham University .............. 41                George Mason University
                                                                                                                                                   SUNY College at Oswego .... 67
                                               Manhattanville College .....131                                                                                                                                                                             ..............................................192
                                                                                               Rensselaer Polytechnic                                                                                  Clarion University of
                                                                                               Institute ...............................108        SUNY Cortland ....................216
                                                                2011
                                                   March 29-30, Roberts Wesleyan College .166
                                               Marist College....................... 36
                                                                                                                                                   SUNY Delhi............................ 87
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Pennsylvania ......................... 76
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           WASHINGTON
                                               Maritime College (SUNY) ..194                                                                                                                           Delaware Valley College...... 53
                                                                                                                                                   SUNY Environmental                                                                                      DigiPen Institute of
                                                                                               Rochester Institute of                              Science & Forestry ................ 52              DeSales University ..............220
                                               Marymount Manhattan                             Technology - RIT .................146                                                                                                                       Technology ..........................106
                                               College................................... 97                                                                                                           Douglas Education Center
                                                                                                                                                   SUNY Oneonta....................167
                                                                                               Saint Bonaventure                                                                                       ..............................................172
                                               Medaille College.................221            University..................183 & 184                                                                                                                       WEST VIRGINIA
                                                                                                                                                   SUNY Potsdam ....................101
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Duquesne University ............ 79
                                               Mohawk Valley                                   Saint John Fisher College .... 66                   SUNYIT ................................... 91                                                           Bethany College .................130
                                               Community College............203                                                                                                                        Edinboro University of
                                                                                               Saint John’s University ......... 63                Syracuse University .............186                Pennsylvania ......................... 98           Marshall University.............128
                                               Monroe Community
                                               College.................................170     Saint Joseph’s College .......... 40                Trocaire College ..................156              Elizabethtown College ........ 95                   University of Charleston ....171
                                               Morrisville State College....153                Saint Joseph’s College of                           Union College .....................132              Gannon University................ 89                West Virginia University ....211

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                                                                                                                                                      Finger Lakes                                                                         addition to the main campus, the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           College provides instruction at its
                                                                                                                                                      Community College                                                                    campus centers in Geneva, Newark
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           and Victor, NY.
                                                                                                                                                      3325 Marvin Sands
                                      College is not just about                                                                                                                                                                            Year Founded: Established in
                                                                                                                                                      Drive                                                                                1965, opened in 1967
                                going to class and doing homework.                                                                                    Canandaigua, NY                                                                      Majors or Degrees: FLCC has
                                   College is the time to become                                                                                      14424                                                                                nearly 50 degree programs and certif-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      icates to choose from, and FLCC’s unique and innovative
                                                                                                                                                      Phone: 585.394.FLCC
                                   the person you want to be—                                                                                         Website: www.flcc.edu
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      programs such as Environmental Conservation, Music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Recording Technology and Viticulture and Wine Technol-
                               professionally, socially and personally.                                                                               Description: Finger Lakes Community College is
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      ogy draw students from all over the country. FLCC also
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      offers popular Liberal Arts and Sciences degree program
                                                                                                                                                       a supportive, learning-centered environment that
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      and gives students the flexibility to enter the workforce
                              At B-W you’ll find liberal arts learning,                                                                                empowers students, provides enriching life experi-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      or transfer to just about any four-year institution.
                                                                                                                                                       ences, and enhances the quality of life throughout the
                                    practical career preparation                                                                                       community. FLCC’s campus of more than 250 acres is            Academic Calendar: Fall 2011 semester – 8/29/11-
                                                                                                                                                       located adjacent to the scenic and recreationally-rich         12/19/11
                              and a personal action plan to help you                                                                                   Canandaigua community, 45 minutes from Rochester,              Spring 2012 semester – 1/23/12-5/15/12


  B-w is just
                               to become whatever you want to be.                                                                                      in the heart of the Finger Lakes region. Instructional        Current Enrollment: 6,935 full- and part-time stu-
                                                                                                                                                       facilities include technology-enhanced classrooms,             dents
                                                                                                                                                       music-recording and editing studios, a multi-media

  3 /2 hours by car
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Tuition/costs:Annual in-state tuition is $3,328.00.

                                      be________.
    1                                                                                                                                                  communications lab, a simulated nursing hospital               Part-time is $126 per credit hour.
                                                                                                                                                       station, a therapeutic massage lab, drafting rooms, a

   from Buffalo!
                                                                                                                                                       greenhouse and arboretum and fine arts studios and a           Financial Aid: Approximately 75 percent of Finger
                                                                                                                                                       music rehearsal hall. Nature trails, outdoor classrooms,       Lakes students receive some form of financial assis-
                                                                                                                                                       athletic fields, a child care center, and the nationally-       tance each year.
                                             www.bw.edu/bethat                                                                                         known Constellation Brands-Marvin Sands Performing            Admissions: Apply online at www.flcc.edu. Rolling ad-
                                                                                                                                                       Arts Center are located on the campus grounds. In              missions. Contact 585.785.1000 for more information.



                                                                                                                                                      Lawrence Technological                                                                      proach to learning, students
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  benefit from individual
                                                                                                                                                      University                                                                                  attention, engaging classes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  in a high-tech learning
                                                                                                                                                      21000 West Ten Mile Road                                                                    environment, and faculty
                                                                                                                                                      Southfield, Mich. 48075-1058                                                                 with current industry knowl-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  edge. Hands-on experience
                                                         Berea, Ohio 44017-2088                                                                       800-225-5588 • Fax: 248.204.2228                                                            in projects, competitions,
                                  Baldwin-Wallace College does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, age, disability,                         Website: www.ltu.edu                                            internships, co-ops, applied research, and more provide
                                 national origin, gender or sexual orientation in the administration of any policies or programs.
                                                                                                                                                      Description: Lawrence Technological University is               students the skills they need to succeed – as students,
                                                                                                                                                       a private, personally focused university providing             professionals, and especially, as leaders.
                                                                                                                                                       students a rigorous, high-quality education – an educa-       Year Founded: 1932
                                                                                                                                                       tion that pays off. Most Lawrence Tech students are           Majors or Degrees Offered: Lawrence Tech offers
                                                                                                                                                       employed within a month of graduating, and accord-             over 100 innovative undergraduate and graduate pro-
                                                                                   U.S. NewS callS                                                     ing to a recent Bloomberg Businessweek survey, the             grams – many available online – in Architecture and De-
                                                                            “a great School        B-w                                                 earning power of a Lawrence Tech bachelor’s degree             sign, Arts and Sciences, Engineering, and Management.
                                                                                            at a great pric                                            ranks in the top third of all U.S. universities. This means    The University features many degrees and “fast-track”
                                                                                   come FiNd oUt            e.”                                        that Lawrence Tech grads tend to earn more during              certificates in emerging fields involving sustainability,
                                                                                                  why.                                                 their careers than other college graduates.                    alternative energy, the life sciences and more.

                                                                                       JUNior ViSit da                                                   Lawrence Tech’s Leadership Program, integrated              Academic Calendar: Spring, summer, and fall semesters

                                                                                               SatUrday, apr                                 y         into all undergraduate programs, provides students
                                                                                                                                                       critical thinking, teamwork, and communication skills.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Current Enrollment: 4,500
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Tuiton/costs: $740-$857 per credit hour
                                                                                                                                    il 30              Michigan’s first wireless laptop campus, Lawrence Tech
                                                                                                                                                       provides all undergrads with high-end personal com-           Financial Aid: Nearly $44 million in financial aid is
                                                                                    reSerVe yoUr pl                                                                                                                   awarded annually.
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                                                                                                                                                            Understanding
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                                                                                                                                                            are the most common; Early Decision (ED),
                                                                                                                                                            Early Action (EA) and Restrictive Early
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         dents who are in the early pool are extremely
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         talented – one of the reasons that colleges
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         want to snap them up. Students are up against
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         some of the best and brightest in the early
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         pool. And even if data tends to show colleges
            NOT TOO BIG. NOT TOO SMALL.                                                                                                                     Action (REA). All three plans typically have
                                                                                                                                                            application deadlines in early November,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         will accept a higher percentage of applicants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         applying under an early admission plan than

         JUST RIGHT FOR YOU.                                                                                                                                and acceptance decisions reach students
                                                                                                                                                            sometime in December. However, there are
                                                                                                                                                            important differences between them as well.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         during regular admission, this should not be
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         the reason to choose to apply early.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            ED is the right decision only if you are
    Figuring out what to do after high school is one of the most important– and often one of the                                                               ED is binding, meaning if you apply                       applying to the college that is right for you,
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    Bryant & Stratton College can help make it a lot easier.                                                                                                school and withdraw all other applications if                no matter what. But for students seeking
    Why consider Bryant & Stratton College? Because we will provide you
                                                                                                                                                            accepted. EA is similar, except it is not bind-              financial aid, applying ED is not a good idea
    with all the direction, support and encouragement you need to succeed,                                                                                  ing. If you are accepted to a school, you can                because this would eliminate your chances to
    both academically and professionally.                                                                                                                   choose to commit immediately or wait until                   compare financial aid packages and opportu-
    From fast-track degree programs in growing industries, to financial                                                                                     the spring to make a decision at the Regular                 nities of different schools. If weighing offers
    aid, grants and scholarships to help make college affordable,                                                                                           Admission decision deadline. Unlike ED, you                  is what you are really planning to do, then
    everything we do has just one goal–your personal growth and                                                                                             can apply EA to more than one school. REA is                 don’t risk being bound to a school with ED.
    career success.
                                                                                                                                                            the same as EA except you may be restricted                     Applying EA is a great way to get appli-
    Interested? Just call or stop by the campus nearest you today.                                                                                          from applying ED, EA or REA to other institu-                cations turned in early, and still keep your
    Bryant & Stratton College: Just right for you.
                                                                                                                                                            tions. College Board’s College Search is a                   options open in the spring. By receiving
                                                                                                                                                            great resource for finding out which schools                 acceptance decisions, you can get a good
                          Amherst • Buffalo • Orchard Park                                                                                                  offer which early admission options.                         idea of where you stand in terms of accep-
                                          1.866.641.9957                                                                                                       While still not the dominant admission trend,             tance into similar schools, which can help as
                                                                                                                                                            colleges are seeing a definite growth in the                 you apply Regular Admission. However, you
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                                                                                                                                                            number of early admission applications. Why?                 shouldn’t apply early if you need to show
                                                                                                                                                            Students could be feeling pressure to apply                  more of your senior year work to colleges to
                  w w w. b r y a n t s t r a t t o n . e d u
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                                                                                                                                                            getting accepted, but it is important to recog-
                                                                                                                                                            nize the level of “competition” during the early             By Danielle Polo, 2010, National Assocation for
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Daemen College
4380 Main Street
Amherst, NY 14226-3592
Phone: 716-839-8225 or 800-462-7652
Fax: 716-839-8229
Website: www.daemen.edu
Description: Daemen College is a private, inde-
 pendent, co-educational college. Committed to an
 academic atmosphere that leads to open inquiry
 and debate, Daemen has achieved a creative bal-
 ance between programs providing career prepara-
 tion and education in the liberal arts. Programs in
 the major and competency-based core curriculum
 encourage students to expand their horizons
 beyond the classroom through internships,
 service-learning, clinical and field experiences, col-
 laborative research with faculty, and international
 experiences. The Core Curriculum is designed
 to develop students’ skills and competencies in
 seven areas that will benefit them personally and
 professionally throughout their lives.
Founded: 1947
Degrees/majors offered: Accounting BS/
 MS, Art; Applied Design/Printmaking, Drawing,
 Graphic Design, Illustration, Painting, Sculpture,
 Visual Arts Education K-12, Arts Administration;
 Comprehensive Arts, Fine Arts, Theater, Athletic
 Training BS/MS, Biology; Adolescence Education
 7-12, Environmental Studies, Biochemistry; Pre-
 Professional, Business Administration; Human Re-
 source Management, International Business, Man-
 agement Information Systems, Marketing, Sport
 Management, Education; Childhood Education
 1-6, Childhood Ed/Special Ed 1-6, Early Childhood


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 Ed/Special Ed B-2, English; Adolescence Education
 7-12, Communication/Public Relations, French;
 Adolescence Education 7-12, Health Care Studies;                  Veteran: The Center for Veterans & Veteran Family
 Community Health, Complementary and Alterna-                       Services at Daemen provides a comprehensive sup-
 tive Health Care Practices, Health and Fitness Train-              port system for post secondary education including
 ing, History; History & Government; Adolescence
 Ed 7-12, Environmental Studies, Mathematics;
                                                                    admissions, financial, academic, career, physical
                                                                    and social needs. Daemen has been rated one of
                                                                                                                            That's the best way to really get a “feel” for
 Adolescence Education 7-12, Natural Science;
 Environmental Studies, Forensic Science, Health
                                                                    the top military friendly schools.
                                                                                                                            what Daemen College is all about.
                                                                   Financial Aid: Our generous scholarships make
 Science, Individualized Studies, Nursing, Paralegal,               attending Daemen very affordable. We offer merit
 Physical Therapy BS, NS/DPT, Physician Assistant BS/
 MS, Political Science, Psychology, Religious Studies,
                                                                    scholarships based on a student’s academic and          A small college where professors know
                                                                    leadership achievement. Over 90% of our full-time
 Social Work, Spanish; Adolescence Education 7-12
 Pre-Professional Studies: Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Law,
                                                                    undergraduate students receive some type of             you by name, l 5 : l student/faculty ratio.
                                                                    financial assistance. The average financial aid pack-
 Pre-Medicine, Pre-Veterinary                                       age is $20,100.
Current enrollment: Approximately 2,000 Under-                     Admissions: Our Admissions staff will help guide         Daemen's park-like 39-acre campus is
 graduate (full & part time) and 900 Graduate (full
 & part time)
                                                                    you through the process from start to finish. We
                                                                    offer a rolling admissions policy. Apply on-line for    located on Main Street in Amherst, near
Student/faculty ratio: 15:1
Tuition/costs: 2010-11 $21,460, Room and Board:
                                                                    free at daemen.edu. Or apply through the com-
                                                                    monapp.org. If you have any questions contact us        Buffalo.
                                                                    at 716-839-8225 or admissions@daemen.edu.
 $9,850



                                                                                                                            Daemen offers more than 40 majors, including:
                                                                                                                            Accounting                        Mathematics
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                                                                                                                            Arts Administration
                                                                                                                                                              Natural Sciences
                                                                                                                                                              Nursing
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                                                                                                                            Biochemistry
                                                                                                                                                              Paralegal
                                                                                                                                                              Physical Therapy
                                                                                                                            Biology                           Physician Assistant
 Before the Fair...
                                                                                                                            Business Administration           Political Science

1     Discuss your college plans
      with your guidance counselor, fam-
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                                                                 •    What size school do you want
                                                                      to attend?
                                                                                                                            Education
                                                                                                                            English
                                                                                                                                                              Pre-Med
                                                                                                                                                              Psychology

                                                                 •    What programs of study are                            French                            Religious Studies
2   Research your colleges of                                         you considering?
                                                                                                                            Graphic Design                    Social Work
    interest on the Internet and in
your guidance office/library.
                                                                 •    How far from home do you
                                                                      want to go?
                                                                                                                            Health Care Studies
                                                                                                                            History
                                                                                                                                                              Spanish
                                                                                                                                                              Sport Management
3   Check dates and registration
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examinations.
                                                                 •    Do you wish to participate in
                                                                      any specific extra-curricular activities
                                                                                                                            History & Government              and more!
                                                                      or athletics?
Answer the following questions to help
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•    Do you want to attend a two-
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1    Pick up a bag and a
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                                             Forensic science course to blend online
                                             with classroom-based education
                                             Biology lab first of two upgraded science facilities planned
                                               An introductory course in Hilbert College’s fo-
                                             rensic science/crime scene investigation major, one
                                             of only two bachelor-level programs of its kind in
                                             New York State, will be offered for the first time
                                             as a blended traditional-online class, an innovative
                                             offering that’s being developed with an $18,000
                                             Verizon Foundation grant.

     Hilbert College                           Starting this fall Hilbert will offer an “Introduc-
                                             tion to Forensic Science” course that will use a
     5200 South Park Ave.                    “hybrid” format that links online and classroom-
                                             based instruction. The course will be open to
     Hamburg, NY 14075                       current students and others interested in learning
     Phone: 716-649-7900                     more about the program but are not yet enrolled
     Fax: 716-649-0702                       at the college, an endeavor that will help the col-
                                             lege reach out to a larger student population.
     Web: hilbert.edu
                                               Using the latest in virtual classroom technology,
     Majors or Degrees                       online students will be able view and interact via
      Offered: accounting, business          “live chat” with the professor and students during             director of government and external affairs at Verizon.
      administration, computer               the traditional class sessions scheduled for the introduc-     “The Verizon Foundation is proud to support Hilbert’s
      security and information               tory course, which is designed to familiarize students         use of broadband technology to enhance and expand
      assurance, criminal justice,           with basic forensic science concepts and techniques for        learning.”
      digital media & communication,         the collection and preservation of crime scene evidence.         The pilot online forensic science course is intended
      English, forensic science/crime        A recorded version of each class will also be made avail-      to serve as a model at Hilbert as the college looks to
      scene investigation, human             able online to all students enrolled in the course, giving     steadily add more hybrid courses in the major and other
      services, liberal studies, paralegal   them access to the classes at any time and the advantage       academic programs.                                             president for academic affairs, said “being involved in
      studies, political science,            of reviewing course material as needed.
                                                                                                              “As we perfect the virtual classroom, it will allow us       hands-on laboratory work in a high-tech setting introduc-
      psychology, rehabilitation               “Creating the forensic science course in a merged            to tailor future online courses to offer broader choices       es science to students in ways that challenges and engag-
      services.                              online and classroom-based approach evolved from               for students who want or need the flexibility of online         es them and is relevant to their educational experience
     Academic Calendar: Two                  numerous requests to make the course accessible online         learning, whether they are traditional students or adult       as a whole. While improving their scientific knowledge,
      semesters and summer sessions          to provide flexibility for students unable to attend a          learners. We are providing students more opportunities         the lab activities also contribute to developing a student’s
     Current Enrollment: 1,100               traditional class due to professional or personal commit-      to learn in ways that fit their busy schedules and, ulti-       critical thinking, teamwork and professional skills.
                                             ments,” said Mary Ann Hobar, assistant chairperson and         mately, to complete a degree at Hilbert,” said Hobar.
     Faculty: 44 full-time faculty, 85                                                                                                                                       Renovation of the physical, or chemistry, lab is ex-
                                             associate professor of forensic science/CSI. “For individu-                                                                   pected to begin this summer and is slated to open in Fall
      part-time faculty                                                                                       Also at Hilbert, the college has opened a newly reno-
                                             als who are not current Hilbert students, participating in                                                                    2011, which comes at a time when Hilbert will introduce
     Tuiton/costs: Tuition & fees                                                                           vated state-of-the-art biology laboratory, an important
                                             the course will familiarize them with Hilbert’s distinctive                                                                   a new general science curriculum. The curriculum will
      $18,490                                                                                               step in providing students with a solid hands-on science
                                             forensic science/CSI program, an opportunity that may                                                                         be structured around real world problems, such as
                                                                                                            foundation.
     Financial Aid: 88 percent of            prompt them to pursue their studies in the major at                                                                           global warming. Students will use a variety of scientific
      students qualify for financial          Hilbert.”                                                        Part of a two-phase project to upgrade Hilbert’s science
                                                                                                            facilities in Bogel Hall, Hilbert President Cynthia Zane,      disciplines and, equally important, develop systematic,
      aid. More than $2.6 million              The online component for the course will also allow                                                                         critical thinking that the scientific method is based on.
      total in scholarships available,                                                                      Ed.D., sees the $1.25 million improvement project, which
                                             students to view PowerPoint presentations, DVD and                                                                              Overall, explained Holoman, the addition of the
      including numerous academic,                                                                          includes the latest scientific equipment, as a tremendous
                                             video clips and other technology applications used as                                                                         two modernized labs creates much more versatility in
      institutional and private                                                                             academic asset for students.
                                             part of the class.                                                                                                            science instruction, allowing for the use of advanced
      scholarships.                                                                                           “Scientific literacy is an essential component of a
                                               “With the virtual classroom, online students will be                                                                        teaching models and instructional approaches that will
     Admissions: Rolling admissions                                                                         college education, particularly in today’s global society
                                             able to listen and see the instructor, demonstrations and                                                                     broaden the depth of learning for students.
      policy                                                                                                in which basic science skills have become increasingly
                                             experiments that are relevant to the class, all aspects that                                                                    “The changeover from virtual to hands-on science
                                                                                                            important,” said Zane. “Exposing Hilbert students to
                                             will keep the students engaged in the course as if they                                                                       labs greatly improves science teaching and learning
                                                                                                            this type of laboratory learning environment provides
                                             were actually in the traditional class,” said Hobar.                                                                          at Hilbert,” said Holoman. “The labs offer much more
                                                                                                            introductory science instruction that will benefit students
                                               “Technology is a powerful tool that opens a window           in any of the college’s academic majors.”                      flexibility and are designed so that students can work
                                             to the global community,” said Maureen Rasp-Glose,                                                                            effectively either individually or in small teams.
                                                                                                              Christopher Holoman, Ph.D., Hilbert’s provost and vice




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Medaille College
18 Agassiz Circle
Buffalo, NY 14214
Phone: 716-880-2200 or
800-292-1582
Fax: 716-880-2007
Web: www.medaille.edu
Description: When you
 begin life as a college
 student, you’ve got a lot
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 College, these thoughts and
 emotions are transformed
 by top-notch academics
 and a kaleidoscopic mix of
 activities. Our faculty guide
 students through four years
 of career-oriented course-
 work and challenging intern-
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 NCAA Division III athletics,
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 spacious dorms, and a mix
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 of campus activities, and we                                                                                                                                                                  Tuition/Costs: $21,598 (2011- 2012)
 can’t wait to see what you’ll                                                                                          Online degree: Bachelor of Business Administra-                        Room and Board: $10,244 (2011- 2012,
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 financial aid staff will help                                                                                                                                                                  Financial Aid: Scholarships for all first-time
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Founded: 1968                                                                                                            Baseball, Lacrosse, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer,
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Majors or degrees of-                                                                                                    Basketball and Volleyball. Women’s teams for
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                                                                    (Childhood 1-6, Secondary 7-12 – English, Math,                                                                             involvement
 Accounting – Master’s Accounting; Biology                                                                               Volleyball, Tennis, Softball and Lacrosse. Club
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 (Pre Med, Pre Vet, Secondary Biology Teacher),
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 Business Administration (Marketing, Manage-
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                                                                                   St. John Fisher                                                                               Bachelor of Science, Master
                                                                                                                                                                                 of Business Administration,
                                                                                   College                                                                                       Master of Science, Master of
                                                                                                                                                                                 Science in Education, Doctor of
                                                                                   3690 East Avenue                                                                              Education, Doctor of Nursing
                                                                                   Rochester, NY 14618                                                                           Practice, Doctor of Pharmacy
                                                                                   Phone: (585) 385-                                                                             Academic Calendar:
                                                                                                                                                                                 Fall and Spring Semesters
                                                                                   8064
                                                                                                                                                                                 Current Enrollment:
                                                                                   Fax: (585) 385-8386                                                                           Total enrollment is 4,036
                                                                                   Website:www.sjfc.                                                                             students.
                                                                                   edu/freshman                                                                                  Faculty: 209 full-time faculty
                                                                                   Description: St. John Fisher                                                            Tuition/Costs for
                                                                                    College is an independent, liberal arts institution in           2009-10:Tuition: $24,800
                                                                                    the Catholic tradition of American higher education.            Room and Board: $10,290
                                                                                    Guided by the educational philosophy of the Congrega-           Fees: $470
                                                                                    tion of St. Basil, the College emphasizes liberal learning

         YOU                                                                        for students in traditional academic disciplines, as well
                                                                                                                                                    Financial Aid: 100% of first-year students receive some
 ARE                                                                                as for those in more directly career-oriented fields.
                                                                                                                                                     form of financial assistance. The average offer to incom-
                                                                                                                                                     ing students is nearly $20,000. Need-based and merit-
                                                                                    The campus is situated on 154 park-like acres – a beauti-
            READY FOR                                                               ful setting for 24 modern buildings and a warm, friendly
                                                                                                                                                     based scholarships, as well as grants, loans, and part-time
                                                                                                                                                     employment, are available for eligible students.
                                                                                    campus community. The College offers 31 academic ma-

            NEXT STEP?                                                              jors in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences,      Admissions: Admission is based primarily on grade
   THE                                                                              business, and nursing; 10 pre-professional programs; 11          point average, strength of curriculum, scores on
                                                                                                                                                     standardized tests (SAT/ACT), extracurricular activities
                                                                                    master’s programs; and three doctoral programs.
                                                                                                                                                     and/or work experience, and the counselor/teacher
                                                                                   Year Founded: 1948
                                                                                                                                                     recommendation. Interviews are also considered and
                                                                                   Majors or Degrees Offered: Bachelor of Arts,                      strongly encouraged.



                                                                                   St. Joseph’s College of                                                     a Magnet-designated network of health care
                                                                                                                                                                 services and programs, including a 431-bed,
                                                                                   Nursing                                                                        comprehensive medical care facility, many
                                                                                                                                                                    outpatient programs, a home health care
 The College at Brockport                                                          206 Prospect Ave.                                                                 agency, satellite facilities, and affiliated
 offers you the individual attention                                               Syracuse, NY 13203                                                                organizations. The open-heart surgery
                                                                                                                                                                     program is recognized as one of the best
 necessary to help put you on a path for success.                                  Phone: 315-448-5040                                                              in the country. Other programs of excel-
                                                                                   Email: collegeofnursing@sjhsyr.org                                              lence include maternal/child, vascular, pul-
                                                                                   Fax: 315-448-5745                                                              monary, orthopedic, and emergency care.
    • 50 undergraduate majors               • 23 intercollegiate athletic teams    Web: www.sjhcon.org                                                          Founded: 1898
                                                                                                                                                           Majors or degrees offered: Associate De-
    • 41 graduate programs                  • Study abroad                         Description: St. Joseph’s College of Nursing
                                                                                                                                                     gree- Registered Nurse
                                                                                    is a two-year, hospital-based associate degree RN
    • 24 areas of teacher certification     • Performing arts                       program. Weekday and weekend options are available              Academic calendar: Semester
    • 70+ clubs and organizations           • Leadership for life                   with comfortable accommodations for both resident               Current enrollment: 320
                                                                                    and non-resident men and women. A Dual Degree                   Tuiton/costs: $30,760 (for 2 years of tuition only);
                                                                                    Partnership in Nursing (DDPN) is offered to high                 Room: $2,000/semester
                                                                                    school students, enabling them to earn an Associate’s
 The College at Brockport encourages you to follow your dreams and discover         Degree from St. Joseph’s and a Bachelor’s Degree from           Financial aid: full and part-time aid available; The
                                                                                                                                                     Financial Aid Office offers students guidance to com-
 new ones. Visit us online at www.brockport.edu to schedule your visit and to       Le Moyne College in four years. St. Joseph’s students
                                                                                                                                                     plete the application process
                                                                                    have access to the programs and facilities at Le Moyne
 see our Virtual Tour.                                                              College, located just five miles east of St. Joseph’s. St.       Admissions: Minimum requirements – high school
                                                                                    Joseph’s is north of Syracuse’s downtown area, close             diploma or equivalent; rank in upper ½ of class; SAT
                                                                                    to the Carousel Center, Carrier Dome, and the bus                and/or ACT scores; successful completion of high school
                                                                                    and train station. There are dozens of restaurants and           biology, chemistry, mathematics, including algebra,
                                                                                    entertainment options nearby. St. Joseph’s Hospital is           social sciences, English.




                        Apply Online at                                            Trocaire College                                                                                Founded: 1958
                                                                                                                                                                                   Majors or degrees
                                                                                   Main Campus:                                                                                    offered: A.S., A.A.S.,

                         Trocaire.edu                                              360 Choate Ave.                                                                              B.S., Computer Network
                                                                                                                                                                                Administration, General
                                                                                   Buffalo, NY 14220                                                                            Studies, Health Information
                                                                                   Web: trocaire.edu                                                                            Technology, Human Resource
                                                                                                                                                                                Management, Hospitality
                                                                                   Phone: 716-826-1200
                                                                                                                                                     Management, Massage Therapy, Medical Assistant,
                                                                                   Fax: 716-828-6107                                                 Nursing (A.A.S. and B.S.), Radiologic Technology (A.A.S.
                                                                                                                                                     and B.S.) Surgical Technology, Dietetic Technology.
                                                                                   Russell J. Salvatore School of                                    Majors Offered Certificates: Computer Network
                                                                                   Hospitality & Business                                            Administration, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Echo
                                                                                   Extension Center: 6681 Transit Road,                              Cardiography, Massage Therapy, Medical Coding &
                                                                                                                                                     Reimbursement, Hospitality Management, Human
                                                                                   Williamsville, NY 14221                                           Resource Management, Practical Nursing.
                                                                                   Phone: 716-827-4301                                              Academic Calendar: Spring, Fall and Summer
                                                                                   Fax: 716-634-6139                                                 Semesters
                                                                                   Description: Trocaire College, a private college in the          Current enrollment: Approx 1,300 students
                                                                                    Mercy tradition, specializes in health care, business,          Faculty: 156
                                                                                    technology and liberal arts. Trocaire focuses on incor-         Tuiton/costs: $6345.00 full time semester; $513 part
                                                                                    porating “hands-on” skills with classroom learning.              time per credit hour
                                                                                    Trocaire recently added a second floor to the Russell
                                                                                    J. Salvatore School of Hospitality & Business and now           Financial Aid: FAFSA required. 96% of students
                                                                                    offers a new Bachelor of Science degree with a major             receive some form of financial assistance.
                                                                                    in Radiologic Technology and a specialization in Com-           Admissions: Rolling admissions (except Nursing:
                                                                                    puted Tomography.                                                March 1 deadline for Fall semester; October 1 deadline
                                                                                                                                                     for Spring semester), apply at Trocaire.edu at no cost.




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                                                                                   Villa Maria College
                                                                                   240 Pine Ridge Road
                                                                                   Buffalo, NY 14225
                                                                                   Phone: 716-896-0700 • fax: 716-896-0705                          Majors or Degrees Offered: Baccalaureate Degrees:
                                                                                   Website: http://www.villa.edu                                     Animation, Fashion Design & Merchandising, Graphic
                                                                                                                                                     Design, Integrated Arts, Interior Design, Music, Music
                                                                                   Description: Villa Maria College is a private, co-                Industry, Photography Associate Degrees: Business
                                                                                    educational, Catholic college specializing in the applied


       of our grads get jobs
                                                                                                                                                     Management, Early Childhood Education, Education
                                                                                    arts and music. Founded in 1961 by the Felician Sisters          Studies, Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Interior Design Assis-
                                                                                    in the Franciscan spirit, the College is accredited by the       tant, Jazz, Liberal Arts, Music, Music (Business), Natural
                                                                                    Middle States Commission on Higher Education and is a            Sciences, Photography, Physical Therapist Assistant.
                                                                                    member of the Association of Franciscan Colleges and            Academic Calendar: Rolling admissions policy (fall
                                  or further their careers                          Universities. Serving a diverse population of over 500
                                                                                    students, the College offers both bachelor’s and associ-
                                                                                    ate degrees in some of today’s most popular programs
                                                                                                                                                     and spring semesters)
                                                                                                                                                    Current Enrollment: Approximately 525
                                                                                    of study. The curriculum integrates a liberal arts educa-       Leadership: Sister Marcella Marie Garus, CSSF – Col-
                                                                                    tion with these career-directed and pre-professional             lege President; Dr. Janet R. Reohr, Vice President for
                                                                                    degree programs within a small, intimate campus                  Academic Affairs (The college employs both full- and
                                                                                    environment featuring a 12:1 student/faculty ratio.              part-time faculty, many of whom are working profes-
                                                                                       Villa Maria College will hold its first Open House of          sionals in the fields they teach).
                                                                                    2011 at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 26. Prospective stu-
                   New Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program                       dents will have the opportunity to explore the campus,
                                                                                                                                                    Costs: $15,100. Student housing options available at
                                                                                                                                                     Collegiate Village (www.cvwny.com) Apartments avail-
                 Main Campus, Nursing (A.A.S. & B.S.), Health Care,                 engage with faculty, admissions and financial aid and             able starting at approx $5K.
                                                                                    experience the hi-tech animation and music studios.
                Radiologic Technology (A.A.S. & B.S.), Massage Therapy              Advance registration is available online at villa.edu/          Financial Aid: Yes, available to those who qualify.
                                                                                    visit.html. For more information, call 716-896-0700 or          Admissions: Kevin Donovan, Director of Enrollment
             Trocaire on Transit, Hospitality, Human Resource Management,           email the Office of Admissions at admissions@villa.edu            Management, kdonovan@villa.edu or admissions@
   Dietetic Technology, Computer Network Administration Admissions: 716.827.2545   Year Founded: 1961                                                villa.edu, 716-961-1805



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St. Bonaventure University

3261 West State Road
St. Bonaventure, NY 14778
Phone: 800-462-5050
Fax: 716-375-4005
Website: www.sbu.edu
Description: St. Bonaventure University
 strives to foster the development of knowl-
 edgeable, skilled, compassionate and ethical
 individuals by mentoring students within                                                                                                                         c h a n g e          i t .
 vitally engaging learning environments, ever
 mindful of such Franciscan values as individual
 dignity, community inclusiveness, and service                      two Summer sessions                                                                  Change the world? Sounds like a tall order.
 to others.
                                                                   Current Enrollment: 2,500 (80% undergraduate)
Year founded: 1858
                                                                   Faculty: 155 full-time                                                  But people at UB are doing it every day. Through their work and
Majors or Degrees Offered: Bachelor’s, Master’s,
                                                                   Tuition/fees: $26,895 tuition per year; room/board:                      exploration, they make life better for people around the globe.
 Advanced Certificates; more than 40 undergradu-
                                                                    $9,717
 ate majors, with Schools of Business, Education, Arts
 & Sciences, and Journalism/Mass Communication;                    Financial aid: Average freshman aid package is                         When you become a student at UB, you will have the opportunity
 combined-degree programs in medicine, pharmacy,                    more than $21,000
 dentistry and physical therapy                                    Admissions: Rolling deadline                                               to make a difference in the world. You’ll work with talented
Academic Calendar: Fall & Spring semesters, plus
                                                                                                                                          professors and students who are making strides in creating real

Vaughn College                                                                                                                                    solutions for real problems in our global community.
of Aeronautics
and Technology                                                                                                                                         Explore how UB can help you change the world:
86-01 23rd Ave.                                                                                                                                          go to admissions.buffalo.edu/changeit
Flushing, NY 11369
Phone: 718-429-6600
Fax: 718-779-2231
Website:www.vaughn.
edu
Description: Vaughn College of
 Aeronautics and Technology is a
 private, four-year college offer-
 ing master’s and bachelor’s and
 associate degrees and certificate
 programs. The college is com-
 mitted to providing its students
 with the excellent education and
 skills needed to achieve
 professional success in
 engineering, engineering
 technology, management
 and aviation.
Founded:1932
Majors or degrees of-
 fered: A.A.S., B.S., and                                           receive some form of financial aid.
 M.S.                                                                 Located in New York City, the College offers numerous                   EXPLORE             •   ENGAGE           •    EXPERIENCE
Academic calendar: fall, spring, summer                             internship opportunities with a vast array of technol-
Current enrollment: 1,534                                           ogy, manufacturing and aviation companies. The
                                                                    cultural, spiritual and physical needs of the students are
Faculty: 15:1
Tuition/costs: $17,100
                                                                    met by the outstanding facilities of New York City. Res-
                                                                    taurants are easily accessible, and hospitals and other
                                                                    medical facilities are among the best in the world.
                                                                                                                                      Enjoy the flexibility you need
                                                                                                                                   while earning the degree you want.
Room & Board: $10,000                                               Nearby museums focus on arts, natural history, science,
Financial aid: Yes                                                  and world civilization.
Admissions: 718.429.6600 / admitme@vaughn.edu                         The College awards the Associate of Applied Science
                                                                    (A.A.S.) degree in aeronautical engineering technol-
The College: Founded in 1932, the College, adjacent                 ogy, airport management, aviation maintenance,
 to LaGuardia Airport, is a small, high-quality institution
                                                                    computerized design and animated graphics, electronic
 where students can experience personal attention as
                                                                    engineering technology and aircraft operations (flight).
 they progress through their academic coursework. The
 College fosters a culture of excellence in which rigor-              The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree is available in
 ous degree, professional, technical and certification               mechatronics engineering, mechanical engineering


                                                                                                                                                                                                       OPEN
 programs are offered. These programs, built upon the               technology, electronic engineering technology, general
 College’s aeronautical heritage, incorporate the latest            management, airline management, airport manage-
 technology and meet the universal needs of the indus-              ment, aviation maintenance, aviation maintenance


                                                                                                                                                                                                       HO
 tries they serve. The result is well-educated graduates            management and aircraft operations (flight).
 who are successful in their fields. The College’s student
 body of more than 1,500 and its low 15:1 student-
                                                                      The Master of Science (M.S.) degree is available in air-
                                                                    port management. A non-degree course of study in air                                                                                          USE
 faculty ratio ensure a highly personalized learning                traffic control, a Federal Aviation Administration Col-
                                                                                                                                                                                                      MARCH
 environment. More than 93 percent of Vaughn College
 graduates are employed within six months of obtain-
                                                                    legiate Training Initiative program, is also available in
                                                                    conjuction with several Vaughn A.A.S. and B.S. degrees.                                                                                 26
 ing their degrees, and they work in 20 countries and in            An aircraft dispatch non-degree program is available to        Bachelor’s and associate degrees
 all 50 states. More than 87 percent of Vaughn students             some Vaughn students as well as other applicants.
                                                                                                                                   12:1 student/faculty ratio
                                                                                                                                   Small, affordable, comfortable

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                                                                    Pharmaceutical Sciences, Public Health and Health
Website: www.                                                       Professions, and Social Work, plus the Roswell Park
admissions.buffalo.edu                                              Cancer Institute Graduate Division.
Description: A premier research – intensive public                 Academic Calendar: Spring, Fall and Summer
 university and the largest and most comprehensive                  Semesters
 campus in the State University of New York System.                Current Enrollment: 29,049 (fall 2010)
 UB’s 29,000 plus students pursue their academic
 interests through more than 300 undergradu-
                                                                   Faculty: 1,604 full time; 769 part time (fall 2009)
 ate, graduate and professional degree programs.                   Tuiton/costs: Tuition, in state: $4,970. Out of State:
 Founded in 1846, UB is a member of the Association                 $13,380. Fees: $2,166. Room and Board: $10,442
 of American Universities.                                         Financial Aid: About $4 million awarded in meret
Year Founded: 1846                                                  scholarships to fall 2010 incoming freshmen class.
                                                                    About 70% of students receive some form of finan-
Majors or Degrees Offered: More than 100
                                                                    cial aid.
 undergraduate degrees, plus about 190 master’s and
 83 doctoral, also 10 professional degrees. College of             Admissions: www.admissions.buffalo.edu $50 appli-
 Arts and Sciences, plus schools of Architecture and                cation fee. Apply with Common Application or SUNY            USE YOUR BAR CODE
 Planning, Dental Medicine, Education, Engineering                  application. Application is recommended in fall of           SCANNER APP TO RSVP
 and Applied Sciences, Law, Management, Medicine                    your senior year. Visit website for specific dates and        FOR AN OPEN HOUSE         240 Pine Ridge Road, Buffalo, NY | 716.896.0700 |   villa.edu
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Niagara County Community                                          Retailing and Retail Opera-
                                                                  tions
                                                                                                                                                               Design Technology/Technician,
                                                                                                                                                               General, Mechanical Engineering/
                                                                                                                                                                                                          tration/Management
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Personal and culinary services: Culinary Arts/Chef Train-
College                                                           Hospitality Administration/                                                                  Mechanical Technology/Technician           ing, Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef, Restaurant,
                                                                  Management, Other                                                                            Family and consumer sciences/              Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager
3111 Saunders Settlement Road                                     Business, Management, Mar-                                                                   human sciences: Foodservice Sys-          Public administration and social service professions:
Sanborn, New York 14132                                           keting, and Related Support                                                                  tems Administration/Management,            Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other,
                                                                  Services, Other
Phone: 716-614-6222                                               Tourism and Travel Services
                                                                                                                                                               Child Care and Support Services            Community Organization and Advocacy
                                                                                                                                                               Management
Fax: 716-614-6224                                                 Management                                                                                                                            Public Administration and Social Service Professions,
                                                                                                                                                               Health professions and related
Website: www.niagaracc.suny.edu                                   Computer and informa-                                                                        clinical sciences: Substance
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Other
                                                                    tion sciences and support                                                                                                            Security and protective services
Description: NCCC is a two-year College located in                                                                                                             Abuse/Addiction Counseling,
                                                                    services: Information Science/                                                             Medical/Clinical Assistant, Nursing -    Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
 Sanborn New York.
                                                                    Studies, Computer and Informa-                                                             Registered Nurse Training, Clinical/     Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other
Year Founded: 1962                                                  tion Sciences, General                                                                     Medical Laboratory Science and            Visual and performing arts: Design and Applied Arts,
Majors or Degrees Offered:                                          Computer and Information                                                                   Allied Professions, Other, Physical
 Agriculture, agriculture operations, and related sci-              Sciences and Support Services,                                                                                                        Other Art/Art Studies, General,Music, General, Drama and
                                                                                                                                                               Therapist Assistant, Licensed Practi-      Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
 ences: Applied Horticulture/Horticultural Operations,              Other                                                                                      cal /Vocational Nurse Training,
 General                                                          Education: Physical Education                                                                Medical Radiologic Technology/Sci-      Academic Calendar: Summer 2011, Fall 2011
 Animal/Livestock Husbandry and Production                          Teaching and Coaching. Teacher                                                             ence – Radiation Therapist, Surgical    Current Enrollment: 7,300
 Business, management, marketing, and related sup-                  Assistant/Aide, Health Teacher                                                             Technology/Technologist Health          Faculty: 166
 port services: Accounting Technology/Technician and                Education                                                                                  Professions and Related Clinical
 Bookkeeping                                                                                                                                                                                           Tuiton/costs: $1,740 per semester
                                                                  Engineering: Engineering,                                                                    Sciences, Other
 Business Administration and Management, General                                                                                                                                                       Financial Aid: http://www.niagaracc.suny.edu/admis-
                                                                    General                                                         Liberal arts and sciences, general studies, and humani-             sions/financialaid.php
 Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science,
                                                                  Engineering technologies/technicians: Drafting and                 ties: Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies, Humanities/
 General                                                                                                                                                                                               Admissions: http://www.niagaracc.suny.edu/admis-
                                                                                                                                     Humanistic Studies
                                                                                                                                                                                                        sions/index.php
                                                                                                                                    Parks, recreation, leisure and fitness studies: Parks,
                                                                                                                                     Recreation and Leisure Studies, Sport and Fitness Adminis-




                                                                                                                                  Niagara University
                                                                                                                                  Office of Admissions, Bailo Hall
                                                                                                                                  Niagara University, NY 14109-
                                                                                                                                  2011
                                                                                                                                  Phone: 716-286-8700 or 800-462-2111
                                                                                                                                  Fax: 716-286-8710
                                                                                                                                  Web: www.niagara.edu
                                                                                                                                  Description: Niagara University is a private,
                                                                                                                                   Catholic, coeducational, liberal arts university
                                                                                                                                   founded by the Vincentian community
                                                                                                                                  Founded: 1856
                                                                                                                                  Degrees offered: The University confers Bachelor
                                                                                                                                   of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Business Ad-
                                                                                                                                   ministration, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Associate in Arts, As-
                                                                                                                                   sociate in Science, Associate in Applied Science, Master
                                                                                                                                   of Arts, Master of Science, Master of Arts in Education,
                                                                                                                                   Master of Science in Education, Master of Business
                                                                                                                                   Administration and a Doctoral Degree in Leadership &
                                                                                                                                   Policy. For a complete list of graduate programs go to
                                                                                                                                   www.niagara.edu/graduate.
                                                                                                                                  College of Arts & Sciences
                                                                                                                                  Undergraduate majors and programs: Academic
                                                                                                                                    Exploration Program -(undeclared program), Biochemistry,
                                                                                                                                    Bioinformatics, Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Com-
                                                                                                                                    munication Studies, Computational Chemistry, Computer              Pre-professional options: Pre-dental, pre-law, pre-
                                                                                                                                    & Information Sciences, Criminology and Criminal Justice,            medical, pre-pharmacy, pre –veterinary, ROTC-Army
                                                                                                                                    English, Environmental Studies, French, General Studies,           Pre-professional partnerships: Niagara University of-
                                                                                                                                    History, International Studies, Liberal Arts, Life Sciences,        fers several pre-professional opportunities in conjunction
                                                                                                                                    Mathematics, Nursing (BS completion for RN’s), Philoso-             with other universities. Dentistry: 3+4 partnership with the
                                                                                                                                    phy, Political Science, Psychology, Religious Studies, Social       State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo; Medicine:
                                                                                                                                    Sciences, Social Work, Sociology, Spanish, Theater Studies          3+4 partnership with The Lake Erie College of Osteopathic
                                                                                                                                  College of Business Administration                                    Medicine (LECOM); Pharmacy: 3+4 partnership with SUNY
                                                                                                                                                                                                        at Buffalo and a 2+3 partnership with LECOM.
                                                                                                                                  Undergraduate majors and programs: Account-
                                                                                                                                    ing, Business, Economics, Finance, Human Resources,                Five-Year Programs: BBA/MBA in accounting and BS/
                                                                                                                                    International Business, Management, Marketing, Sup-                 MS in criminology and Criminal Justice
                                                                                                                                    ply Chain Management                                               Academic calendar: semester (fall, spring and summer)
                                                                                                                                  College of Education                                                 Current enrollment: More than 3.000 undergradu-
          � Arts & Sciences, Business, Education & Journalism/Mass Communication                                                  Undergraduate majors and programs: Early Child-                       ates and 950 graduate students
                                                                                                                                    hood and Childhood (birth- grade 6), Childhood and                 Faculty: 94% of our faculty hold the highest degree
          � Combined degrees in Dentistry, Medicine, Pharmacy & Physical Therapy                                                    Middle Childhood (grades 1-9), Middle Adolescence and               possible. NU maintains a 14:1 student to faculty ratio
          � New science, recreation & dining centers, and a world-class arts center                                                 Adolescence (grades 5-12), Adolescence (grades 7-12),               with an average class size of approximately 25 students
                                                                                                                                    Special Education and Childhood (grades 1-6), Special              Tuition/costs: For the 2010-2011 academic year- Tu-
          � Division I athletics, great intramurals, and acclaimed service programs                                                 Education and Adolescence (grades 7-12), Teaching                   ition: $24,600.; Room & Board: $10,650; Student Service
                                                                                                                                    English to Speakers of Other Languages (preK-12)                    Fees: $1,050
                                                                                                                                  College of Hospitality & Tourism Management                          Financial aid: Ninety-nine percent of NU’s entering
                         JUNIOR/SOPHOMORE OPEN HOUSE                                                                              Undergraduate majors and programs: Food &
                                                                                                                                    Beverage Management, Hotel Restaurant Manage-
                                                                                                                                                                                                        students receive financial aid.
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Admissions: NU adheres to a rolling admissions process.

                       SUNDAY, APRIL 17, 2011
                                                                                                                                    ment, Planning, Development & Operations, Luxury                   Athletics: Niagara fields eight men’s and ten women’s
                                                                                                                                    Hospitality Management, Sports Management. Sports                   varsity NCAA Division 1 sports teams. In addition the
                                                                                                                                    Operations, Revenue Management, Tourism & Recre-                    university offers a variety of clubs sports and intramural
                                                                                                                                    ation Management, Event & Meeting Management                        programs.
                                                                                                                                    and Tourism & Destination Management




                                                                                                                                                                                                       Attend one of our on-campus
                                                          we give you                                                                                                                                  information sessions:
                                                                               MORE OPTIONS                                                                                                            Wed., March 16 @ 6 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Sun., Oct. 16 @ 10 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Sun., Nov. 6 @ 10 a.m.
                                                                  at St. Joseph’s College of Nursing
                                                                         If you want a career in nursing, you belong at St. Joseph’s. Choose an option that fits                                       CALL US @ 315.448.5040
                                                                         your goals and lifestyle. Gain hands-on patient care experience early in your first semester.                                 OR VISIT WWW.SJHCON.ORG
                                                                         Plus, when you’re done, you’ll enter a profession with 100 percent job placement!
                                                                         •   Traditional Weekday RN (AAS Degree)                                                                                       ST. JOSEPH’S COLLEGE OF NURSING
                                                                         •   2+2 Option with an Affiliated College (AAS then BS Degree)                                                                206 Prospect Ave., Syracuse, NY 13203
                                                                         •   Dual Degree with Le Moyne College (AAS then BS Degree)
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     programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the college of nursing. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies,
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