Excelsior College

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Institution Overview


Accreditation:

Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools

Degrees / Certificates offered: More Information

AA / Associate in Arts
AAS / Associate in Applied Science
Certificate / Undergraduate
AS / Associate in Science
BS / Bachelor of Science
BA / Bachelor of Arts                                                         
MA / Master of Arts
MBA / Master of Business Administration
MS / Master of Science
Certificate / Post-baccalaureate
Certificate / Post-master's

Total enrollment: 35,608
Full-time equivalency enrollment: More Information 13,002

Featured Programs

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Certificate Degrees:   · Certificate in Informatics
Associate Degrees:   · Nursing
Bachelor's Degrees:   · Accounting (NYS CPA Track)
  · Bachelor of Science in Technology
  · Business
  · Criminal Justice
  · Electrical Engineering Technology
  · Health Science
  · History
  · Information Technology
  · Liberal Studies
  · Nuclear Engineering Technology
  · Nursing
Master's Degrees:   · Business Administration
  · Nursing - Clinical Systems Management
  · Nursing - Nursing Education
  · Nursing - Nursing Informatics

Student Demographics


Average age: 38.5 years
Percentage employed (at time of admission): 89.2%


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Age Distribution Online, On-campus, or Hybrid Courses More Information
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Race/Ethnicity Part-time/Full-time Enrollment
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Learner Progress

Learner Retention

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Learner Completion

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Undergraduate Student Engagement

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Did your Excelsior College experience contribute to your ability to...
More Information Acquire job or work-related knowledge and skills
67
More Information Write clearly and effectively
85
More Information Think critically and analytically
88
More Information Use computing and information technology
86
More Information Work effectively with others
66
More Information Solve complex real-world problems
60
More Information Learn something that changed the way you understand an issue or concept
73
More Information Work harder than you thought you could to meet an instructor's standards or expectations
60
 
Rate Excelsior College on the following:
More Information Quality of relationships with other students
81
More Information Quality of relationships with faculty members
83
More Information Quality of relationships with administrative personnel and offices
81
More Information Providing the support you need to help you succeed academically
80
More Information Providing prompt written or oral feedback on your academic performance
79

More Information How would you evaluate your entire educational experience at this institution?
95
More Information If you could start over again, would you go to the same institution you are now attending?
93

Undergraduate Student Satisfaction

Showing responses to these items on a scale of 1 (not satisfied at all) to 7 (very satisfied).


How satisfied were you with your Excelsior College undergraduate experience in the following areas?
More Information Instructional Services
5.75
More Information Academic Services
5.75
More Information Institutional Perceptions
5.92
More Information Student Services
5.73
More Information Enrollment Services
5.51
 
Please rate your satisfaction with your Excelsior College undergraduate experience.
More Information So far, how has your college experience met your expectations
4.93
More Information Rate your overall satisfaction with your experience here thus far
5.63
More Information All in all, if you had to do it over, would you enroll again?
5.79
 
How satisfied were you with your Excelsior College graduate experience in the following areas?
More Information Instructional Services
5.87
More Information Academic Services
5.94
More Information Institutional Perceptions
5.94
More Information Student Services
5.93
More Information Enrollment Services
5.96
 
Please rate your satisfaction with your Excelsior College graduate experience.
More Information So far, how has your college experience met your expectations
5.08
More Information Rate your overall satisfaction with your experience here thus far
5.9
More Information All in all, if you had to do it over, would you enroll again?
5.96

Undergraduate Student General Education Learning Outcomes

Percentage of students scoring proficient in each category


More Information Total Score
90
More Information Critical Thinking
87
More Information Reading
93
More Information Writing
88
More Information Mathematics
88
More Information Humanities
91
More Information Social Sciences
89
More Information Natural Sciences
90

Alumni Outcomes by Degree Level (where applicable)

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Associate
More Information Overall satisfaction with your experience at this institution
94
More Information Is the education you received relevant to your current career?
99
More Information Would you recommend this institution to others?
91
More Information How satisfied are you that this institution helped you meet your program outcomes?
96
Baccalaureate
More Information Overall satisfaction with your experience at this institution
95
More Information Is the education you received relevant to your current career?
98
More Information Would you recommend this institution to others?
97
More Information How satisfied are you that this institution helped you meet your program outcomes?
97

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