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ASC top five in US for schools with selected STEM majors

ASC top five in US for schools with selected STEM majors

For students looking to enter any number of in-demand science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) fields, Alfred State College is rated an excellent choice by several online ranking resources.

According to Money Magazine, Alfred State is ranked No. 2 nationwide for schools offering information technology: applications software development, and No. 3 for surveying and geomatics technology. AffordableSchools.net places Alfred State at No. 3 among colleges that offer computer engineering technology, and third for digital media and animation, as well.

Dr. John Williams, dean of Alfred State’s School of Architecture, Management and Engineering Technology, said, “We support students through robust programs leading to in-demand careers. Everyone works hard to provide a quality education and advance the next generation of technical professionals. We appreciate this recognition reflecting the accessibility and quality of Alfred State.”

A number of objective sources allow students to search for schools offering a specific major throughout the US, and rank Alfred State highly in several program categories:

US Ranking Alfred State Program Source Major Description
No. 2 IT: Applications Software Development Money Magazine Computer Programming, Specific Applications
No. 3 Computer Engineering Technology AffordableSchools.net System, Networking and LAN/WAN Management
No. 3 Digital Media and Animation AffordableSchools.net Animation, Interactive Technology
No. 3 Surveying and Geomatics Technology Money Magazine Surveying Technology

Alfred State is also ranked highly among New York colleges offering these selected STEM majors:

NY Ranking Alfred State Program Source Major Description
No. 1 Construction Engineering Technology US News & World Report Construction Engineering Technologies
No. 1 IT: Web Development AffordableSchools.net Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster
No. 2 IT: Network Administration Money Magazine System, Networking and LAN/WAN Management
No. 2 Architectural Technology Money Magazine Architectural (Engineering) Technology
No. 2 Mechanical Engineering Technology Money Magazine Mechanical Engineering Technology

A full list of recent Alfred State accolades is available at www.AlfredState.edu/rankings.

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Alfred State College is ranked No. 3 in the nation by AffordableSchools.net for colleges with digital media and animation degrees.