Stony Brook University

Stony Brook, NY
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Stony Brook University Reviews

Based on 16 Reviews
310 Administration Building Stony Brook, NY
College Review
Career PreparationA
Students and CultureA+
FacilitiesA
Activities and GroupsA
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Excellent
Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Stony Brook University

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Adult Health Nurse/nursing
57
1
13
Athletic Training/trainer
19
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology/technologist
26
Clinical Nutrition/nutritionist
2
1
Dentistry
39
Endodontics/endodontology
4
Family Practice Nurse/nursing
0
0
6
Geriatric Nurse/nursing
0
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
0
0
Health Communication
6
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences, General
503
Health/health Care Administration/management
16
34
Maternal/child Health and Neonatal Nurse/nursing
28
3
1
Medical Informatics
0
Medicine
123
Molecular Pharmacology
5
Nurse Midwife/nursing Midwifery
5
0
0
Nursing Administration
0
0
Occupational Therapy/therapist
32
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
0
Orthodontics/orthodontology
6
Pediatric Nurse/nursing
24
0
0
Periodontics/periodontology
5
Pharmacology
17
Physical Therapy/therapist
71
Physician Assistant
56
Psychiatric/mental Health Nurse/nursing
29
11
0
Public Health Education and Promotion
1
Public Health, General
28
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse
279
0
0
Rehabilitation Science
0
Respiratory Care Therapy/therapist
25
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African-American/black Studies
4
0
0
American/united States Studies/civilization
0
Anthropology
35
7
6
Asian Studies/civilization
15
Asian-American Studies
0
Clinical Psychology
3
Cognitive Science
0
5
Comparative Literature
0
1
4
European Studies/civilization
1
History, General
111
9
3
Humanities/humanistic Studies
3
Linguistics
44
6
2
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other
73
Philosophy
26
7
3
8
Political Science and Government, General
126
12
4
Psychiatric/mental Health Nurse/nursing
29
11
0
Psychology, General
483
33
Psychology, Other
0
Public Policy Analysis, General
33
Religion/religious Studies
3
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
0
Social Psychology
2
Social Sciences, General
2
Social Sciences, Other
7
Social Work
42
209
4
Sociology
177
3
6
Sustainability Studies
12
Women's Studies
15
2
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Applied Mathematics, General
215
72
26
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
6
9
7
Art/art Studies, General
18
7
Biology Teacher Education
3
6
Chemistry Teacher Education
4
4
Children's and Adolescent Literature
0
Creative Writing
27
10
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
201
Elementary and Middle School Administration/principalship
0
English Language and Literature, General
95
14
9
English Language and Literature/letters, Other
11
English/language Arts Teacher Education
9
14
Foreign Language Teacher Education
4
2
French Language and Literature
11
French Language Teacher Education
0
0
German Language and Literature
4
German Language Teacher Education
0
0
Higher Education/higher Education Administration
72
4
Italian Language and Literature
11
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies
118
Mathematics Teacher Education
10
7
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
7
Physics Teacher Education
2
8
Science Teacher Education/general Science Teacher Education
1
5
0
Social Studies Teacher Education
6
8
Spanish Language and Literature
30
5
6
Spanish Language Teacher Education
1
3
Superintendency and Educational System Administration
6
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
11
20
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anatomy
0
Animal Genetics
6
Astronomy
3
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
9
Biochemistry
90
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
6
Biological and Physical Sciences
8
Biology/biological Sciences, General
344
10
Chemistry, General
62
15
29
Chemistry, Other
3
Evolutionary Biology
0
Geological and Earth Sciences/geosciences, Other
1
Geology/earth Science, General
12
11
7
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
50
0
0
Marine Sciences
13
16
Mathematics, General
62
18
10
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
1
Molecular Biochemistry
11
5
Molecular Biology
11
Neuroscience
8
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical
0
Physical Sciences, Other
7
Physics, General
37
8
19
Physiology, Pathology, and Related Sciences, Other
3
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
28
11
0
5
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
6
Biomedical Sciences, General
26
0
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
30
0
0
Civil Engineering, General
0
0
0
Computer Engineering, General
36
8
2
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
66
35
11
Engineering
48
Engineering, Other
110
3
Environmental Design/architecture
10
Environmental Studies
22
Materials Engineering
38
14
Mechanical Engineering
102
106
11
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
0
Business Administration and Management, General
311
112
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
42
1
Economics, General
239
4
11
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other
2
Finance, General
0
0
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration, General
65
6
Operations Research
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
20
Computer and Information Sciences, General
117
162
18
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
0
Human Computer Interaction
17
Information Science/studies
79
1
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Acting
0
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General
30
7
Film/cinema/video Studies
0
Music Performance, General
18
41
Music, General
10
4
7
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Journalism
47
3
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Ecology
2
0
9
Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management
15
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
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Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Stony Brook University

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Adult Health Nurse/nursing
Clinical Nutrition/nutritionist
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Elementary and Middle School Administration/principalship
Family Practice Nurse/nursing
Finance, General
Health/health Care Administration/management
Higher Education/higher Education Administration
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration, General
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies
Maternal/child Health and Neonatal Nurse/nursing
Nurse Midwife/nursing Midwifery
Nursing Administration
Pediatric Nurse/nursing
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Physician Assistant
Psychiatric/mental Health Nurse/nursing
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse
Superintendency and Educational System Administration

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

School Accreditation Information
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship
Didactic Program in Dietetics
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
Post Doctoral - Advanced dental education programs (advanced education in general dentistry and general practice residency) (State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine General Practice Residency 12 Months)
Predoctoral (State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine Predoctoral Internship)
Dental Anesthesiology
Endodontics
Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
Pediatric Dentistry
Periodontics
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
Medical Dosimetry (MD) - Programs for medical dosimetrists
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education
Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs
Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs (School of Health Technology and Management, L2-HSC)
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs
Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
Council on Education for Public Health
Public Health Programs (PHPG) - Graduate level program offered outside a school of public health
Liaison Committee on Medical Education
Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree
New York State Board of Regents, State Education Department, Office of the Professions (Nursing Education)
RN Baccalaureate Degree Programs
Alumni & Student Reviews
A Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
Comparative Literature, Class of 2014
Career center, internships
Rated January 2016
Alumni
English, Class of 1986
Really just being away from home. I don't recall much else. Not sure if schools fault entirely.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Geology, Class of 2012
career fair, mentorship, undergraduate research opportunities
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA Psychology, Class of 1996
Job Placement center Resume service
Rated January 2016
A+ Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
Comparative Literature, Class of 2014
A little bit high strung- but hard working and intelligent
Rated January 2016
Alumni
English, Class of 1986
It was NY in the 1980s. It was very mixed. Extremely laid back. Very large music, punk & alternative rock culture
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Geology, Class of 2012
High achieving, motivated, culturally diverse
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA Psychology, Class of 1996
More of a commuter school but those of us who lived there were close
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
Comparative Literature, Class of 2014
Well kept facilities
Rated January 2016
Alumni
English, Class of 1986
Standard to sub standard. Very institutionized for the most part.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Geology, Class of 2012
many computer labs, on campus dorms, various types of classroom ranging from large lecture halls to intimate class rooms to high tech science labs.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA Psychology, Class of 1996
They were slightly run down when I was there but they have since been updated
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
Comparative Literature, Class of 2014
Lots of life sciences groups, quiddich ( I think), roth ragada boat race
Rated January 2016
Alumni
English, Class of 1986
When I went there it was music. Now I don't know. Also large pre-med base
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Geology, Class of 2012
Many many many clubs and organizations. Roth Pond Regatta. Homecoming
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA Psychology, Class of 1996
football division1 and basketball
Rated January 2016