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  • ASC Freeway scholarships. Tuition is only $7,070 for all new residential students from any state. #1 public regional college in New York - US News
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An Alfred State degree gets results!

With hands-on learning, Alfred State College can launch your career. We are the #1 SUNY regional college in US News rankings. Located in scenic Western New York outside Buffalo, ASC attracts students from across the state, New York City, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and the world.  –– Choose your career path with a bachelor, associate, or online degree to Hit the ground running®

Points of pride

Regional College

Year after year, US News,
our students, alumni, and peers recognize ASC as the best.


and Continuing
Education Rate

Learn new skills to launch your career with hundreds of labs and hands-on opportunities.


College or University
in New York

Affordable Colleges ranks ASC #1 in New York State for low-income & first-generation families.


College Town

No other US college town has a larger share of students. Alfred is scenic, caring, and number one.

Fast facts

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Financing your future

In the news

Alfred State Wins Offshore Wind Workforce Grant

“This grant for a half million dollars will enable ASC to make nearly 500 highly skilled electricians and welders available for the offshore wind workforce over a 24-month period, with hundreds graduating annually thereafter."    Dr. Steven Mauro Alfred State College President

Northland campus holds Commencement ceremony

“Each and every one of you have worked tirelessly in your classrooms and labs, you have faced challenges, and you have overcome obstacles to reach this momentous occasion. Never forget that you did this work. You have all gained the knowledge and the confidence needed to step into your careers.” Stephen Tucker CEO and President of the Northland Workforce Training Center

Biotechniques class visits BioSpherix

“This is another example of how Alfred State connects the classroom to real world experiences. Students got the opportunity to make connections in their field while working hands-on with the latest technologies.” Dr. Steve Bauer

Holly Chase earns CPA licensure

“These designations allow me to bring my experience into the classroom. I am working to introduce new courses that are in demand in the industry. We have several employers who consistently seek out our students for both internships and job opportunities.” Holly Chase

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