Cazenovia College

School Highlights
  • Cazenovia College serves 1,091 students
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Cazenovia College is one of 2 community colleges within Madison County, NY.
  • The nearest community college to Cazenovia College is Morrisville State College (11.1 miles away).

Top Placements

Cazenovia College places among the top 20% of community colleges in New York for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 46% over five years.
Cazenovia College(NY) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty59 staff81 staff
Cazenovia College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Cazenovia College has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Cazenovia College diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has grown by 63% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,091 students1,701 students
Cazenovia College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:128:1
Cazenovia College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students-1,163 students
Cazenovia College Full-Time Students (2007-2013)
# Part-Time Students-538 students
Cazenovia College Part-Time Students (2007-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity
Cazenovia College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Hawaiian
% Two or more races
% Unknown races
Diversity Score0.490.69
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$34,700$35,200

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $30,560 is more than the state average of $16,236. The private state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$30,560$16,236
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%93%
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$25,500$13,006
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$5,500$5,549
Acceptance Rate76%70%
SAT Reading480476
Cazenovia College SAT Reading (2011-2013)
SAT Math490495
Cazenovia College SAT Math (2011-2013)
ACT Composite (Year 2013)2222
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For New York public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,512 per year for in-state students and $10,202 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,236 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 67%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

New York community colleges have a diversity score of 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in New York is St Paul's School of Nursing-Queens. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.