Excelsior College is a very large, private not-for-profit, four-year College that emphasizes career, culture and character located in the city of Albany, NY. It is known for Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies, Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse and Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
phone Phone: (518) 464-8500
web Web: http://www.excelsior.edu/No alternative names found
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|Institution||Accreditation Agency||Status||First Accredited||Next Review|
|Excelsior College||Middle States Commission on Higher Education||Accredited||1977-01-01||2021-11-30|
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- Application: https://www.excelsior.edu/admissions
- Admissions: https://www.excelsior.edu/admissions
- Financial Aid: https://www.excelsior.edu/financial-aid
- ADA Information: www.excelsior.edu/support-resources/accessibility-services/
- Veterans: www.excelsior.edu/financial-aid
- Net Price calculator: https://www.excelsior.edu/costs-and-financing
Excelsior College provides educational opportunity to adult learners with an emphasis on those historically underrepresented in higher education. The College meets students where they are – academically and geographically, offering quality instruction and the assessment of learning.
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Excelsior College is open admissions, meaning that the only requirement for admission is a high school diploma or GED equivalent.
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