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Geneseo, SUNY

New York, USA

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The State University of New York College at Geneseo, also known as SUNY Geneseo, Geneseo State College or, colloquially, "Geneseo", is a college in the State University of New York (SUNY) system in Geneseo, Livingston County, New York, United States.


SUNY Geneseo is located on 222 acres in the historic Village of Geneseo, and a short drive from Rochester and Buffalo, Geneseo offers a uniquely warm environment for learning and discovery. The campus embodies the traditions of northeastern colleges with brick walkways, shade trees, and flourishing ivy.


The College’s $53 million Integrated Science Center includes the only pelletron particle accelerator in Western New York – an unexpected assets for scientific research in the region. Geneseo is also among the nation’s top producers of bachelor’s degrees in physics, according to the American Institute of Physics.


With 20 NCAA Division III teams, many of which are highly ranked, Geneseo stands out among comparably sized colleges. During the 16-17 academic year, Geneseo finished 14th in the Learfield Sports Director’s Cup standings, which measures the overall excellence of the nearly 450 Division III athletic programs in the nation.

Quick Facts

The college was founded in 1871 as the Wadsworth Normal and Training School before it became a state liberal arts college in 1948.


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School Type
Tuition & Fees
8,325 per semester
Test Score
TOEFL 71 / IELTS 6.5
Accept. Rate / Min. GPA
59.1% / 2.0

Programs and Majors

  • Accounting
  • American Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Applied Physics
  • Art History
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Biology, Adolescence Education: Biology and General Education
  • Biophysics
  • Black Studies
  • Business Administration
  • Chemistry
  • Chemistry, Adolescence Ed: Chemistry and Gen Science
  • Childhood Education/Special Education
  • Communication
  • Comparative Literature
  • Early Childhood/Childhood Education
  • Economics
  • English
  • English, Adolescence Education
  • French
  • Geochemistry
  • Geography
  • Geological Sciences
  • Geological Sciences, Adolescence Education: Earth Science and General Science
  • Geophysics
  • History
  • History, Adolescence Education: Social Studies
  • International Relations
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics, Adolescence Education: Mathematics
  • Music
  • Musical Theatre
  • Neuroscience
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Physics, Adolescence Education: Physics and General Science
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Spanish, Adolescence Education: Spanish
  • Theatre
  • Theatre & English
  • Accounting  
  • Reading and Literacy B-12  
  • Childhood Multicultural Education 1-6  
  • Adolescence Education 7-12  
  • TESOL Sequence