Colleges in Poughkeepsie, New York

There are 6 Colleges in Poughkeepsie, New York, serving a population of 30,505 people in an area of 6 square miles. There is 1 College per 5,084 people, and 1 College per square mile.

In New York, Poughkeepsie is ranked 106th of 2100 cities in Colleges per capita, and 60th of 2100 cities in Colleges per square mile.

List of Poughkeepsie Colleges

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

Adelphi University - Hudson Valley Center 19 Baker Avenue Poughkeepsie, NY

Dutchess Boces-Practical Nursing Program 5 Boces Road Poughkeepsie, NY

Dutchess Community College 53 Pendell Road Poughkeepsie, NY

Marist College 3399 North Road Poughkeepsie, NY

Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute-Poughkeepsie 26 South Hamilton Street Poughkeepsie, NY

Vassar College 124 Raymond Avenue Poughkeepsie, NY

About Poughkeepsie Colleges

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

Poughkeepsie College Statistics

Find Poughkeepsie 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.

Poughkeepsie College Enrollment
 PoughkeepsieDutchess County
College/Grad School Enrollment2,347 (30.7%)25,936 (35.0%)
Poughkeepsie Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 PoughkeepsieDutchess County
Some College, No Degree4,462 (21.6%)37,742 (18.5%)
Associate's Degree1,814 (8.8%)21,787 (10.7%)
Bachelor's Degree3,002 (14.5%)39,655 (19.4%)
Graduate/Professional Degree2,117 (10.2%)32,300 (15.8%)
Poughkeepsie Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 PoughkeepsieDutchess County
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher5,11971,955
Arts, Humanities & Others1,555 (30.4%)19,022 (26.4%)
Business743 (14.5%)11,754 (16.3%)
Education655 (12.8%)9,489 (13.2%)
Science & Engineering1,777 (34.7%)26,300 (36.6%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields389 (7.6%)5,390 (7.5%)