SUNY Buffalo State College is a mid-sized institution that is part of the university system of New York. The university offers 171 undergraduate programs, 61 graduate programs, and 11 postbaccalaureate teacher certification programs across seven schools and colleges.
Established in 1871, SUNY Buffalo State's long history and commitment to education are the cornerstones of its respected reputation. The largest comprehensive four-year college in the SUNY system, Buffalo State educates over 10,500 undergraduate and graduate students each year and has an alumni population of 100,000. The college is known for its strong community connections and a continuing commitment to providing high-quality lifelong learning opportunities. Through research, scholarly, and creative activities in all academic disciplines, Buffalo State students become bolder and more confident. At Buffalo State, students learn by doing.