Colleges in Potsdam, New York

There are 3 Colleges in Potsdam, New York, serving a population of 9,710 people in an area of 5 square miles. There is 1 College per 3,236 people, and 1 College per 1 square miles.

In New York, Potsdam is ranked 82nd of 2100 cities in Colleges per capita, and 91st of 2100 cities in Colleges per square mile.

List of Potsdam Colleges

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

Clarkson University 8 Clarkson Avenue Potsdam, NY

Suny College At Potsdam 44 Pierrepont Avenue Potsdam, NY

The State University of New York at Potsdam 44 Pierrepont Avenue Potsdam, NY

About Potsdam Colleges

Potsdam Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Potsdam, 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:
  • Potsdam 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

Potsdam College Statistics

Find Potsdam 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.

Potsdam College Enrollment
 PotsdamSt. Lawrence County
College/Grad School Enrollment5,627 (89.1%)12,577 (42.2%)
Potsdam Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 PotsdamSt. Lawrence County
Some College, No Degree331 (10.8%)12,255 (17.1%)
Associate's Degree195 (6.3%)8,004 (11.1%)
Bachelor's Degree551 (17.9%)8,292 (11.5%)
Graduate/Professional Degree1,107 (36.0%)8,683 (12.1%)
Potsdam Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 PotsdamSt. Lawrence County
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher1,65816,975
Arts, Humanities & Others422 (25.5%)3,980 (23.4%)
Business134 (8.1%)1,923 (11.3%)
Education260 (15.7%)3,519 (20.7%)
Science & Engineering782 (47.2%)5,953 (35.1%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields60 (3.6%)1,600 (9.4%)