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University at Buffalo Review

Buffalo, NY, 12 Capen Hall
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Career Preparation A-
Students and Culture A
Facilities A
Activities and Groups B-
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University at Buffalo is a large, public, four-year university enrolling 29,796 students and offering 337 degrees in Buffalo, NY.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at University at Buffalo.

*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.
1
Human and Social Sciences
1,949 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African-American/black Studies
8
American/united States Studies/civilization
4
2
8
Anthropology
43
20
7
Asian Studies/civilization
5
Canadian Studies
0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
9
2
4
Clinical Psychology
7
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics
0
Comparative Literature
9
4
Counseling Psychology
11
Educational Psychology
6
0
1
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies
6
1
2
Historic Preservation and Conservation
1
History
80
13
5
Humanities/humanistic Studies
5
International/global Studies
4
Jewish/judaic Studies
0
Library and Information Science
46
2
Library Science
0
Linguistics
23
9
5
Mental Health Counseling/counselor
14
12
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
5
Multicultural Education
0
Museology/museum Studies
0
Philosophy
22
5
5
Physiological Psychology
2
Political Science
96
12
1
Psychology
576
17
School Psychology
8
8
Science, Technology and Society
6
Social Psychology
3
Social Sciences
421
1
Social Work
194
3
Sociology
169
3
14
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Engineering
1,527 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/space Engineering
57
18
1
Architecture
66
44
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
47
10
Biomedical Sciences
92
Chemical Engineering
78
18
5
City/urban, Community and Regional Planning
41
Civil Engineering
134
59
20
Computer Engineering
36
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
78
172
19
Engineering
3
Environmental Design/architecture
35
Environmental/environmental Health Engineering
26
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
3
Industrial Engineering
45
125
3
Materials Sciences
3
Mechanical Engineering
178
87
15
Nuclear Medical Technology/technologist
9
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Business
1,429 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
128
79
Applied Economics
0
Business Administration and Management
672
193
0
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
0
Economics
119
52
7
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations
0
Finance
105
International Business
42
1
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
20
Management Science
11
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Healthcare
1,063 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Adult Health Nurse/nursing
2
0
4
Assistive/augmentative Technology and Rehabilitation Engineering
1
Audiology/audiologist
6
Audiology/audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/pathologist
56
30
2
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology/technologist
16
Clinical Nurse Specialist
1
Clinical Nutrition/nutritionist
0
18
Community Health and Preventive Medicine
1
1
Dental Clinical Sciences
9
Dental Laboratory Technology/technician
0
Dental Materials
0
Dentistry
119
Dietetic Technician
0
0
Endodontics/endodontology
1
Family Practice Nurse/nursing
5
9
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
0
0
0
Licensed Practical Nurse
3
Medical Informatics
1
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
4
6
Medicine
138
Nurse Anesthetist
0
16
Nursing Administration
1
Nursing Science
5
Nutrition Sciences
23
0
Occupational Therapy/therapist
47
47
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
2
Oral/maxillofacial Surgery
0
Orthodontics/orthodontology
5
0
Pediatric Dentistry/pedodontics
0
Periodontics/periodontology
0
Pharmaceutical Sciences
12
9
7
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design
0
0
0
Pharmacology
1
4
Pharmacology and Toxicology
40
5
Pharmacy
0
133
Physical Therapy/therapist
45
Prosthodontics/prosthodontology
1
Psychiatric/mental Health Nurse/nursing
0
0
7
Public Health
34
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing
0
Registered Nurse
148
0
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/counselor
34
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Education and Liberal Arts
1,018 recent grads, 5 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Applied Mathematics
4
Art Studies
38
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
4
3
Bilingual and Multilingual Education
1
0
Biology Teacher Education
1
Chemistry Teacher Education
1
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
10
7
2
Creative Writing
8
Curriculum and Instruction
3
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
2
Education
22
Education/teaching of the Gifted and Talented
3
Educational Administration and Supervision
0
Educational Evaluation and Research
0
Educational/instructional Technology
6
Educational Leadership and Administration
8
7
Educational Statistics and Research Methods
3
Elementary and Middle School Administration/principalship
7
Elementary Education and Teaching
18
3
English Language and Literature
94
14
0
13
English/language Arts Teacher Education
7
1
Exercise Physiology
102
8
1
Foreign Language Teacher Education
2
French Language and Literature
4
1
2
French Language Teacher Education
0
General Studies
0
German Language and Literature
2
Higher Education/higher Education Administration
31
2
Italian Language and Literature
3
Latin Teacher Education
0
Mathematics Teacher Education
5
2
Music Teacher Education
10
0
Physics Teacher Education
0
Reading Teacher Education
26
3
2
School Librarian/school Library Media Specialist
9
Science Teacher Education/general Science Teacher Education
3
0
Secondary Education and Teaching
3
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
3
Social Studies Teacher Education
12
Spanish Language and Literature
19
5
2
Spanish Language Teacher Education
3
Special Education and Teaching
5
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
395
5
3
Superintendency and Educational System Administration
4
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
0
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
51
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Mathematics and Science
706 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anatomy
1
1
Biochemistry
11
5
4
Bioinformatics
2
1
Biology
197
21
7
Biophysics
5
4
Biostatistics
13
3
Biotechnology
13
6
Chemistry
73
8
11
Computational Mathematics
0
Computational Science
4
Engineering Physics/applied Physics
0
Epidemiology
10
4
Genetics
1
Geography
14
29
0
3
Geological and Earth Sciences/geosciences
19
Geology/earth Science
15
13
3
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods
0
Mathematics
100
14
4
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
3
7
Natural Sciences
20
Neuroscience
6
9
Pathology/experimental Pathology
2
3
Physics
10
10
11
Physiology
1
2
Structural Biology
1
1
Theoretical and Mathematical Physics
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Computer Technology
538 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences
0
323
16
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance
6
Computer Science
100
1
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/technician
0
Information Science/studies
0
92
Management Information Systems
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Legal and Law
208 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Advanced Legal Research/studies
4
Law
199
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies
5
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Art and Design
177 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Commercial and Advertising Art
0
Dance
19
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
17
7
Dramatic/theatre Arts and Stagecraft
0
Film/cinema/video Studies
51
Film/video and Photographic Arts
1
Fine and Studio Arts Management
11
Fine Arts
24
10
Music
6
Music History, Literature, and Theory
1
Music Performance
9
5
1
Music Theory and Composition
0
5
Musical Theatre
9
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Communication and Media
23 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Design and Visual Communications
14
Digital Communication and Media/multimedia
0
Journalism
4
Mass Communication
5
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
11
Agriculture
2 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Ecology
0
2
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at University at Buffalo.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Registered Nurse
*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
This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Specialized institution accreditations:
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship
Didactic Program in Dietetics (Dietetics and Nutrition Department)
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs
Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
Professional/Scientific Psychology (PSPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar Law (LAW) - Professional schools American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation Dental Assisting (DA) (Educational Opportunity Center)
Endodontics
Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology- (OMP)
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS)
Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
Pediatric Dentistry
Periodontics
Prosthodontics (including maxillofacial prosthetics and combined prosthodontics/maxillofacial prosthetics)
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs (Department of Rehabilitation Science) American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Clinical doctoral program in Audiology
Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
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
Commission on English Language Program Accreditation English Language Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels Council on Education for Public Health Public Health (PHG) - Graduate level 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
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
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 3 Reviews
Alumni
English and Linguistics, Class of 2015

UBbullseye for current students and alumni, career center/counseling, Facebook and LinkedIn networking

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Technical Theatre, Class of 1994

The entire college experience prepares students for the real world.

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
English and Linguistics, Class of 2015

Multicultural. Many many students from other countries and cultures

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Technical Theatre, Class of 1994

Multinational, multicultural, and a wide variety of interests

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
English and Linguistics, Class of 2015

Outdated and in need of modernizing. Could be much better.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
pharmacy, chemistry, communication disorder sciences, Class of 2015

in the process of being updated

Rated January 2016
B- Great
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
English and Linguistics, Class of 2015

Fraternities and sororities. Not at all unique

Rated January 2016
Alumni
pharmacy, chemistry, communication disorder sciences, Class of 2015

we have the student association and the residence hall association

Rated January 2016
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