Colleges in Schenectady County, New York

There are 6 Colleges in Schenectady County, New York, serving a population of 155,239 people in an area of 205 square miles. There is 1 College per 25,873 people, and 1 College per 34 square miles.

In New York, Schenectady County is ranked 27th of 62 counties in Colleges per capita, and 12th of 62 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Schenectady County Colleges

Find Schenectady County, New York colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.

Belanger School Of Nursing 650 Mc Clellan Street Schenectady, NY

Modern Welding School 1842 State Street Schenectady, NY

Paul Mitchell The School-Schenectady 411 State Street Schenectady, NY

Schenectady County Community College 78 Washington Avenue Schenectady, NY

Union College 807 Union Street Schenectady, NY

Union Graduate College 80 Nott Terrace Schenectady, NY

About Schenectady County Colleges

Schenectady County Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Schenectady County, NY. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Schenectady County Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Schenectady County College Statistics

Find Schenectady County College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Schenectady County College Enrollment
 Schenectady CountyNew York
College/Grad School Enrollment10,366 (27.7%)1,451,752 (30.4%)
Schenectady County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Schenectady CountyNew York
Some College, No Degree17,827 (16.7%)2,137,839 (15.7%)
Associate's Degree13,789 (12.9%)1,184,265 (8.7%)
Bachelor's Degree19,016 (17.8%)2,748,577 (20.2%)
Graduate/Professional Degree14,564 (13.6%)2,139,561 (15.7%)
Schenectady County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Schenectady CountyNew York
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher33,5804,888,138
Arts, Humanities & Others7,308 (21.8%)1,313,386 (26.9%)
Business5,097 (15.2%)922,794 (18.9%)
Education5,013 (14.9%)549,031 (11.2%)
Science & Engineering13,188 (39.3%)1,674,417 (34.3%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields2,974 (8.9%)428,510 (8.8%)