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University at Buffalo, the State University of New York

Overview

University at Buffalo, the State University of New York / College of Arts and Sciences is located in Buffalo, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Master of Arts in Humanities (MAH)
Doctor of Audiology (Au D)
Master of Architecture/Master of Fine Arts (M Arch/MFA)
(Advanced Certificate)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Music (MM)
Master of Arts (MA)
(Certificate)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 445
Doctoral Degrees 145

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

3,610
Applied
1,314
Accepted
545
Enrolled
36%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

2,046
Total Graduate Students
29%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.05%
Black or African American 2%
White or Caucasian 49%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.03%
Asian 2.88%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
Unknown 13.69%

Gender

Male (51%)
Female (48%)

Faculty

525
Total faculty
Full-time - 467
Part-time - 58
Male (343)
Female (182)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Arts, humanities, natural sciences, social sciences, fine arts
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Capen Hall
Buffalo, NY  14260
United States
Contact Bruce Pitman
Dean
Email: cas-dean@buffalo.edu
Phone: 716-645-2711
Fax: 716-645-3888

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