Russell Sage College is a comprehensive college for women nestled within the historic district of Troy, NY. RSC offers liberal arts and professional degree programs in an environment aimed at empowering students to become women of influence in their careers and their communities.
Situated in historic Troy, N.Y., Russell Sage is a private college for women, featuring interdisciplinary, liberal arts, and professional degree programs. Russell Sage is showcased by a beautiful campus. Victorian brownstones surround touches of modern architecture and hidden courtyards perfect for studying and enjoying the outdoors. Whether you seek a traditional career, such as childhood education, or cutting edge studies in nanotechnology, Russell Sage has you covered. RSC's general education program, WORLD _ Women Owning Responsibility for Learning and Doing _ makes Russell Sage one of the only schools in the country to feature a curriculum grounded in women's experience and ways of knowing. The Discovery Degree _ "Your Bachelor's in Three" _ allows exceptional students to enhance almost any major and earn a degree in three years. Included in RSC's 23 programs are: Biochemistry-one of the oldest American Chemical Society-approved programs in the country; the only bachelor's degree programs in the region in Creative Arts in Therapy and in Musical Theatre; Childhood Education program at Russell Sage College was the first Capital District education program to achieve national accreditation from the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education; the only college offering a Nutrition program within 85 miles; and the only four-year Nursing program in the Capital District.