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Fast Facts

As you explore our website, you’ll quickly understand why Herkimer College offers the premier two-year SUNY experience. Check out these Quick Facts:

  • Herkimer offers more than 40 associate degree and certificate programs in art, business, communication arts, criminal justice and law, education, healthcare and service, liberal arts and sciences, and STEM.
  • Herkimer College has been named, by the Aspen Institute, one of the nation’s top 150 community colleges, eligible to compete for the 2019 Aspen Prize.
  • Herkimer College is home to more than 100 international students from 27 different countries.
  • The Herkimer Generals are among the top-ranked athletic programs in the nation among two-year non-scholarship athletic programs (first place in the 2016-2017, 2014-15 and 2013-14 NATYCAA Cup awarded based on national championship competitions).
  • Herkimer College tuition for 2019-2020 is an affordable $4,870 per year for residents and $7,500 per year for out-of-state and international students. Herkimer College students may qualify for free tuition through New York State's Excelsior Scholarship program
  • Approximately 80% of Herkimer College students receive some form of financial aid.
  • More than two-thirds of our students transfer to four-year colleges and universities to continue their studies. The College maintains more than 100 transfer agreements to ensure a seamless transfer of credits. 
  • The Internet Academy offers 20 associate degree and four certificate programs, as well as support services, entirely online.
  • Residential students live in spacious, fully furnished, on-campus apartments.

With on-campus housing for more than 600 students, a nationally-ranked athletics program, and a variety of student activities, clubs and events, Herkimer College students enjoy the complete college experience.

Herkimer College at a Glance - Facts & Figures