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SUNY at Binghamton – Tuition & Success Analysis

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SUNY at Binghamton – Snapshot


Four-Year Public University

Undergraduate Enrollment: 13,465

Average annual cost of attendance: $18,870

(National Median: $16,300)

Median student debt for loan recipients: $19,536

Campus Setting: Midsize Suburb

Religious Affiliation: None

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SUNY at Binghamton Tuition based on Family Income


For a family income of $0 to $30,000 the average cost is $10,743

For a family income of $30,001 to $48,000 the average cost is $13,397

For a family income of $48,001 to $75,000  the average cost is $19,071

For a family income of $75,001 to $110,000  the average cost is $21,147

For a family income above $110,000 the average cost is $22,446


The “average cost” shown here is a NET cost and reflects the tuition cost after financial aid is taken into account, as reported by SUNY at Binghamton. This average is based on the students who receive grant or scholarship aid. In-state tuition is used for public schools.

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SUNY at Binghamton Graduate Success


Graduation rate: 81%

(National Median: 42%)

Students returning after first year: 91%

(National Median: 68%)

Median annual earnings (10 years after first attending): $59,200

(National Median: $34,100. The salary data measures salaries of students who received federal student aid. The Salary data does not break down earnings or graduation rates by major, or by state—an important consideration, since salaries can vary widely depending on geographical region. )

Percentage earning above a high school graduate (6 years after first enrolled): 75%

SUNY at Binghamton Admissions

SUNY at Binghamton Acceptance Rate: 42%


Half of the recent accepted students had test scores in the range of:

SAT Math: 630 to 703

SAT Critical Reading: 600 to 680

SAT Writing: 580 to 670

ACT English: N/A to N/A

ACT Math: N/A to N/A

ACT Writing: N/A to N/A

Twenty-five percent of students accepted to SUNY at Binghamton actually performed better than the range reported above.  Another twenty-five percent had scores below the reported range.

SUNY at Binghamton Student Debt


Percentage of students awarded Pell Grants: 29%

Percentage of students receiving federal student loans: 47%

Typical student debt: $19,536

Typical monthly loan payment: $202

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Majors at SUNY at Binghamton


These are the most popular areas of study offered at SUNY at Binghamton:

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies – 1%
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences – 14%
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services – 15%
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services – 3%
  • Engineering – 10%
  • English Language and Literature/Letters – 6%
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences – 4%
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics – 2%
  • Health Professions and Related Programs – 6%
  • History – 2%
  • Mathematics and Statistics – 3%
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies – 4%
  • Natural Resources and Conservation – 2%
  • Physical Sciences – 2%
  • Psychology – 8%
  • Social Sciences – 14%
  • Visual and Performing Arts – 3%

For more information about the various majors at SUNY at Binghamton, visit their website.

SUNY at Binghamton Diversity


Overall Composition at SUNY at Binghamton

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend SUNY at Binghamton full time:  97%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend SUNY at Binghamton part time:  3%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who are twenty-five years old, or older at SUNY at Binghamton:  3%

Racial Diversity Composition

American Indian/Alaska Native: 0%

Asian: 14%

Black: 5%

Hispanic: 10%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 10%

Two or more races: 2%

Unknown: 2%

White: 56%

SUNY at Binghamton Success Ratios

TUN ratios to help compare schools


Earnings to Debt Ratio: 3.0

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median federal debt of borrowers who graduated. TUN found an average of 2.2 based on data of 3,352 schools.

Earnings to Tuition Ratio: 3.1

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the average annual cost of attendance that financial aid recipients incurred.  TUN found an average of 3.1 based on data of 3,495 schools.

Monthly Liquidity Ratio: 24.4

The median monthly gross earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median monthly debt payment that borrowers who graduated experience with a 10-year repayment schedule. TUN found an average of 18.2 based on data of 3,352 schools.