Astronomy & Astrophysics at SUNY New PaltzSUNY New Paltz has to offer and decide if the program is a good match for you. Get started with the following essential facts.
SUNY New Paltz is located in New Paltz, New York and has a total student population of 7,489. Of the 1,919 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from SUNY New Paltz in 2021, 9 of them were astronomy and astrophysics majors.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Astronomy & Astrophysics section at the bottom of this page.
SUNY New Paltz Astronomy & Astrophysics Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Astronomy
SUNY New Paltz Astronomy & Astrophysics Rankings
The astronomy major at SUNY New Paltz is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Astronomy & Astrophysics. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
Astronomy Student Demographics at SUNY New Paltz
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the astronomy majors at SUNY New Paltz.
SUNY New Paltz Astronomy & Astrophysics Bachelor’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from SUNY New Paltz with a bachelor's in astronomy.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||1|
|Hispanic or Latino||1|
SUNY New Paltz also has a doctoral program available in astronomy. In 2021, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Careers That Astronomy Grads May Go Into
A degree in astronomy can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NY, the home state for SUNY New Paltz.
|Occupation||Jobs in NY||Average Salary in NY|
|Physics Postsecondary Professors||1,430||$117,370|
|Natural Sciences Managers||1,360||$148,460|
|Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Professors||880||$108,020|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By crz4mets2 under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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