Stony Brook University - Bachelor's Degree

The institution was founded in Oyster Bay as State University College on Long Island. Since its establishment in Stony Brook, the university has expanded to include more than 200 major buildings with a combined area of more than 11 million gross square feet across 1,454 acres of land.

  • Average Tuition USD 23,935

School Description

The State University of New York at Stony Brook was established by the governor and state of New York almost a decade after the creation of New York’s public higher education system. The institution was envisioned as a college for the preparation of secondary school teachers.

Bachelor Programs

  • Stony Brook University
    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Accountancy

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals for the profession or duties of an accountant. The curriculum focuses on the process by which financial information about a business is recorded, classified, summarised, interpreted and communicated

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Aerospace Engineering

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of engineers and other professionals engaged in developing, manufacturing and testing aircraft, spacecraft and their systems. Includes instruction in aircraft/spacecraft systems technology, design and development testing, prototype and operational testing, inspection and maintenance procedures, instrument calibration, test equipment operation and maintenance, and report preparation.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    American Studies

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the history, society, politics, culture, and economics of one or more of the Hispanic peoples of the North and South American Continents outside Canada and the United States, including the study of the Pre-Columbian period and the flow of immigrants from other societies.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Anthropology

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the systematic study of human beings, their antecedents and related primates, and their cultural behavior and institutions, in comparative perspective. Includes instruction in biological/physical anthropology, primatology, human paleontology and prehistoric archeology, hominid evolution, anthropological linguistics, ethnography, ethnology, ethnohistory, socio-cultural anthropology, psychological anthropology, research methods, and applications to areas such as medicine, forensic pathology, museum studies, and international affairs.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Art History

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the study of the historical development of art as social and intellectual phenomenon, the analysis of works of art, and art conservation. Includes instruction in the theory of art, art history research methods, connoisseurship, the preservation and conservation of works of art, and the study of specific periods, cultures, styles, and themes.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Biology

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A general program of biology at the introductory, basic level or a program in biology or the biological sciences that is undifferentiated as to title or content. Includes instruction in general biology and programs covering a variety of biological specializations.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Biomedical Engineering

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of biomedical and health systems and products such as integrated biomedical systems, instrumentation, medical information systems, artificial organs and prostheses, and health management and care delivery systems.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Business Administration

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Chemical Engineering

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of systems employing chemical processes, such as chemical reactors, kinetic systems, electrochemical systems, energy conservation processes, heat and mass transfer systems, and separation processes; and the applied analysis of chemical problems such as corrosion, particle abrasion, energy loss, pollution, and fluid mechanics.

  • Stony Brook University
    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Chemistry

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A general program that focuses on the scientific study of the composition and behavior of matter, including its micro- and macro-structure, the processes of chemical change, and the theoretical description and laboratory simulation of these phenomena.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Chinese

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the history, society, politics, culture, and economics of one or more of the peoples of present-day China and its historical predecessors, related borderlands and island groups, and the overseas Chinese diaspora.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Classics

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A general program that focuses on the literary culture of the ancient Graeco-Roman world and the Greek and Latin languages and literatures and their development prior to the fall of the Roman Empire.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Cultural Studies

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    An interdisciplinary program that focuses on the analysis and critique of culture in its varied forms, including values, ideas, belief systems, and expressive acts, and the relationship between cultural forms, everyday life, and structures of power. Includes instruction in anthropology, communications, history, literary studies, philosophy, political economy, and sociology, as well as recent theories and methodologies such as semiotics, deconstruction, postcolonial studies, gender theory, and ethnography.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Dance

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A general program that prepares individuals to express ideas, feelings, and/or inner visions through the performance of one or more of the dance disciplines, including but not limited to ballet, modern, jazz, ethnic, and folk dance, and that focuses on the study and analysis of dance as a cultural phenomenon. Includes instruction in technique, choreography, Laban notation, dance history and criticism, and dance production.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Economics

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A general program that focuses on the systematic study of the production, conservation and allocation of resources in conditions of scarcity, together with the organizational frameworks related to these processes. Includes instruction in economic theory, micro- and macroeconomics, comparative economic systems, money and banking systems, international economics, quantitative analytical methods, and applications to specific industries and public policy issues.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Education

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that focus on the theory and practice of learning and teaching, and related research, administrative and support services.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Engineering

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that prepare individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the solution of practical problems.

  • Stony Brook University
    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Enterprise

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that generally prepares individuals to perform development, marketing and management functions associated with owning and operating a business.

  • Stony Brook University
    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Environmental Engineering

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply geotechnical engineering methods, which deal with the analysis, design and construction of earth and earth supported structures, to the application of environmental problems, such as waste containment, waste disposal, construction of land fills, soil permeation, soil analysis, and soil improvement. Includes instruction in soil mechanics, soil dynamics, soil behavior, waste management and containment systems, geosynthetics, geochemistry, earth structures, geoenvironmental engineering, geotechnical engineering, earthquake engineering, and foundation engineering

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Environmental Studies

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on environment-related issues using scientific, social scientific, or humanistic approaches or a combination. Includes instruction in the basic principles of ecology and environmental science and related subjects such as policy, politics, law, economics, social aspects, planning, pollution control, natural resources, and the interactions of human beings and nature.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Film Studies

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program in the visual arts that focuses on the study of the history, development, theory, and criticism of the film/video arts, as well as the basic principles of film making and film production.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Fine Arts

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    Any instructional program in fine arts and art studies not listed above.

  • Stony Brook University
    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    French

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the history, society, politics, culture, and economics of France, other Francophone countries inside and outside Europe, and the French colonial experience and the associated French minorities around the world.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Gender Studies

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that focus on the defined areas, regions, and countries of the world; defined minority groups within and across societies; and issues relevant to collective gender and group experience.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Health Science

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that prepare individuals to practice as licensed professionals and assistants in the health care professions and related clinical sciences and administrative and support services.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    International Relations

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the systematic study of international politics and institutions, and the conduct of diplomacy and foreign policy. Includes instruction in international relations theory, foreign policy analysis, international law and organization, the comparative study of specific countries and regions, and the theory and practice of diplomacy.

  • Stony Brook University
    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Journalism

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the theory and practice of gathering, processing, and delivering news and that prepares individuals to be professional print journalists, news editors, and news managers. Includes instruction in news writing and editing; reporting; photojournalism; layout and graphic design; journalism law and policy; professional standards and ethics; research methods; and journalism history and criticism.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Latin

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the Latin language and literature from its origins through its decline and its current ecclesiastical usage, as a secular and/or theological subject. Includes instruction in philology, related Italic dialects, Late Roman and Medieval Latin, and modern Church Latin.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Mathematics

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A general program that focuses on the analysis of quantities, magnitudes, forms, and their relationships, using symbolic logic and language. Includes instruction in algebra, calculus, functional analysis, geometry, number theory, logic, topology and other mathematical specializations.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Pharmacology

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the scientific study of drug interactions on biological systems and organisms and the sources, chemical properties, biological effects, and therapeutic uses of drugs. Includes instruction in pharmacodynamics, pharmacokinetics, toxicology, drug therapeutics, drug action, bodily responses to drug events, biochemical proliferation and differentiation, apoptosis, cell biology, medicinal chemistry, and studies of specific drugs and drug interactions.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Philosophy

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on ideas and their logical structure, including arguments and investigations about abstract and real phenomena. Includes instruction in logic, ethics, aesthetics, epistemology, metaphysics, symbolism, and history of philosophy, and applications to the theoretical foundations and methods of other disciplines.

  • Stony Brook University
    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Physics

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A general program that focuses on the scientific study of matter and energy, and the formulation and testing of the laws governing the behavior of the matter-energy continuum. Includes instruction in classical and modern physics, electricity and magnetism, thermodynamics, mechanics, wave properties, nuclear processes, relativity and quantum theory, quantitative methods, and laboratory methods.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Political Science

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A general program that focuses on the systematic study of political institutions and behavior. Includes instruction in political philosophy, political theory, comparative government and politics, political parties and interest groups, public opinion, political research methods, studies of the government and politics of specific countries, and studies of specific political institutions and processes.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Psychology

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that focus on the scientific study of the behavior of individuals, independently or collectively, and the physical and environmental bases of mental, emotional, and neurological activity.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Religious Education

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the theory and practice of providing educational services to members of faith communities, within the context of a particular religion, and that prepares individuals to serve as religious educators. Includes instruction in planning and teaching lessons, organizing and supervising instructional activities, designing and developing instructional materials, and administering religious education programs and facilities.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Respiratory Therapy

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to administer general respiratory care procedures under the supervision of respiratory therapists in a variety of clinical settings. Includes instruction in patient data collection and monitoring, airway management, installation of nebulizers and other respiratory assistance devices, application and monitoring of breathing gases, equipment operation and maintenance, safety and sanitation procedures, and applicable regulations.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Social Work

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals for the professional practice of social welfare administration and counseling, and that focus on the study of organized means of providing basic support services for vulnerable individuals and groups. Includes instruction in social welfare policy; case work planning; social counseling and intervention strategies; administrative procedures and regulations; and specific applications in areas such as child welfare and family services, probation, employment services, and disability counseling.

  • Stony Brook University
    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Sociology

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the systematic study of human social institutions and social relationships. Includes instruction in social theory, sociological research methods, social organization and structure, social stratification and hierarchies, dynamics of social change, family structures, social deviance and control, and applications to the study of specific social groups, social institutions, and social problems.

  • Stony Brook University
    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Spanish

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the Spanish language and related dialects. Includes instruction in philology; Modern Castillan; Latin American and regional Spanish dialects; and applications in business, science/technology, and other settings.

  • Stony Brook University
    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Sports

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the rules and techniques of participation and skill building in competitive physical activities, as well as non-competitive physical fitness programs. This CIP code is not valid for IPEDS reporting.

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    Stony Brook, NY 11794, United States

    Statistics

    USD 11,967 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that focus on the systematic study of logical symbolic language and its applications.

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Rankings

  • Times World University Rankings 244
  • QS Rankings (Global) 383
  • ARWU - Shanghai Ranking 201
  • SchoolApply Ranking 259
  • US News (National) 96
  • Forbes (USA) 187

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  • Minimum incoming TOEFL 81
  • Minimum incoming GMAT 550
  • Minimum ACT 26

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          • 1992-1995, Bachelor of Arts

            Excellent Professors, amazing Social Life, Cultural and Professional Experiences on campus and off campus, due to the inspiration and freedom I experienced Socially and Academically. The Best Years of my Student life! You felt, any thing positive was possible! (It inspired me to work on a dance MTV show and later a small bit in a major Film. The theater Acting courses at the Stalker Center for Arts and the Sociology (& of American History Cour session Professor of 1995 and 1996 especially) with Psychology classes, as well as Philosophy courses...we're truly Amazing!!! - Sid

          • 2013-2016, Bachelor of Arts

            Ranked in the top 1 percent of universities worldwide by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, Stony Brook is the smart choice for your higher education. A degree from Stony Brook, an institution with award-winning faculty, accomplished students, rigorous and innovative academic programs, significant research opportunities, and a proven track record of successful alumni, opens doors to countless career possibilities.

          • 2000-2002, Masters of Science

            At Stony Brook, each student is respected for what they know, and are given recognition for their experience. I was allowed to expand on my knowledge in the Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program through the great guidance of really incredible and knowledgeable professors. I recommend SUNY Stony Brook to anyone considering a career as a nurse practitioner.