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Syracuse University at a Glance

Founded in 1870

Location: Main campus is in Syracuse, NY (a five-hour drive from New York City), with eight centers around the world and U.S. centers in New York City, Los Angeles, and Washington, D.C.

Graduate Enrollment: 6,000+ students representing 130+ countries

Graduate Programs: 200+ graduate degree programs

Faculty: Full-time instructional faculty, ­­1,150; part-time faculty, 551. Approximately 89 percent of full-time faculty members have earned Ph.D. or professional degrees.

Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 16:1

Average Class Size: 26

Current Alumni: Over a quarter of a million alumni representing 173 countries and territories.

Research: $86.7 million was awarded for research, teaching, and other sponsored programs in 2014.

Study Abroad: Program consistently ranked among the top 25 in the U.S. Almost half of Syracuse University students study abroad at least once.

 

Reputation

Graduate

#1 Public Affairs
-2015 U.S. News & World Report

#1 Information Systems
-2015 U.S. News & World Report

#1 Public Management Administration
-2015 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Grad Schools

#1 Public Finance and Budgeting
-2015 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Grad Schools

#2 Nonprofit Management
-2015 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Grad Schools

#2 Information and Technology Management
-2015 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Grad Schools

#2 Best for Veterans: Whitman School of Management
-2015 Military Times

#3 Digital Librarianship
-2015 U.S. News & World Report

#3 School Library Media
-2015 U.S. News & World Report

#4 Library and Information Studies
-2015 U.S. News & World Report

#7 Environmental Policy and Management
-2015 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Grad Schools

#8 Public Policy Analysis
-2015 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Grad Schools

#9 Computer Information Technology
-2015 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Online Programs

#10 City Management and Urban Policy
-2015 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Grad Schools

#11 Health Policy and Management
-2015 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Grad Schools

#11 Social Policy
-2015 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Grad Schools

#12 Special Education
-2015 U.S. News & World Report

#14 Multimedia/Visual Communications
-2015 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Grad Schools

#16 Ceramics
-2015 U.S. News & World Report

#19 Printmaking
-2015 U.S. News & World Report

#19 Entrepreneurship
-2015 U.S. News & World Report

#20 Sculpture
-2015 U.S. News & World Report

#21 Audiology
-2015 U.S. News & World Report

 

Undergraduate

#2 Best for Veterans: Whitman School of Management
-2015 Military Times

#5 Architecture
-2015 DesignIntelligence

#5 Industrial Design
-2015 DesignIntelligence

#6 Best School for Media Professionals
-2014 LinkedIn University Rankings

#8 Social Work
-2015 USA Today

#8 Undergraduate Communication and Journalism School by Salary 

-2015 Payscale College Salary Report

#9 Environmental and Interior Design
-2015 DesignIntelligence

#12 Entrepreneurship

-2015 U.S. News & World Report

#12 Best School for Accounting Professionals
-2014 LinkedIn University Rankings

#13 Best School for Designers
-2014 LinkedIn University Rankings

#20 Film
-2015 The Hollywood Reporter

#25 Best School for Marketers
-2014 LinkedIn University Rankings