SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn

Brooklyn, NY

SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn Student Essentials

SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn Student Essentials
Region: Northeast
Setting: Large City Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)
Website: www.downstate.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
In-State Tuition: $4,970
Out-of-State Tuition: $13,380
Enrollment: 1,870
Year Established: 1860

About SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn

SUNY Health Science Center is the only medical education facility in Brooklyn, New York, that is also dedicated to both clinical care and research. SUNY Health Science Center’s alumni work as researchers and practitioners and have a high success rate, particularly in the area of medical education.

SUNY Health Science Center offers clinically oriented degrees at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. These include master’s and doctoral degrees in:

  • Community Health Sciences
  • Midwifery
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Molecular and Cellular Biology

Areas of study at the bachelor’s level include Diagnostic Medical Imaging and Nursing.

Research activities at SUNY Health Science Center have yielded groundbreaking discoveries over the past 60 years. Some of SUNY Health Science Center’s most noteworthy research projects have included discoveries about alcoholism and HIV transmission.

Admissions requirements vary from one department to another. However, SUNY Health Science Center generally requires a minimum GPA of 3.0 and completion of math courses and such science classes as:

  • Anatomy
  • Biology
  • Chemistry

Financial aid can come from a variety of sources. Fellowships, for example, are offered on a competitive basis to graduate students undertaking specific research projects. There are also academic scholarships and need-based federal and state aid awards like grants and loans.

SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn Location

SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn
450 Clarkson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11203


Getting Around SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn

Walkability

Excellent walkability. You do not need a car for this area.

9/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Brooklyn, NY

Winter
Dec
44
32
Jan
39
27
Feb
42
29
Spring
Mar
50
35
Apr
61
45
May
70
54
Summer
Jun
80
64
Jul
85
70
Aug
83
69
Fall
Sep
76
62
Oct
65
51
Nov
54
42

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 441
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 1,870

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 8%
  • African American: 31%
  • Caucasian: 40%
  • Asian: 15%
  • Unknown and Other: 6%
Latino 8%
African American 31%
Caucasian 40%
Asian 15%
Unknown and Other 6%

Undergraduate 24%
Graduate 76%
Full-Time 68%
Part-Time 32%
International 1%
Domestic 99%

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