The Sage Colleges is a private institution situated in New York. The institution was founded in 1916. It provides education through its three colleges i.e. Russell Sage College in Troy, Sage College of Albany in Albany and the Sage Graduate School in both Troy and Albany. Russell sage College is for women only. Other two are coeducational. The student to faculty ratio of the institute is as low as 12:11. The college has gain accreditation from the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and is chartered by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York. Some of the programs of the college have received program specific accreditation.
Applied Biology- program with combination of courses from biology and some other disciplines
Business Administration- for those who aspire to acquire management and administrative positions in various business organizations
Childhood Education – preparing educators for children
Creative Studies- for those who have creativity in themselves and want to utilize it
Environmental Studies- program enhancing understanding of environment around humans and developing knowledge to improve it
Health Sciences – program discussing role of science in health care advancement
Interdisciplinary Studies- program allowing selection of interdisciplinary courses
Law and Society- program with amalgamation of law, justice and psychology
Master of Arts in Teaching- in Art (K-12), Biology, English, Math and Social Studies
Nursing- for those who want to serve humanity through the noble profession of nursing
Occupational Therapy – for those who want to be occupational therapists
Political Science- for knowledge of functioning of government
Psychology- for those who want to understand behavior pattern and psyche of humans
Theatre- comprehensive program covering all aspects of theatrical art
The Sage Colleges offers wide range of financial aids. It provides a number of merit scholarships. The college helps students in finding best suitable loan available to them. It also helps students in obtaining loans. Thus all students who want to join the college don’t need to stop themselves due to lack of financial resources.
The wellness center of the college is there to keep all the students of the college in good health. It provides treatment for general injuries and illness. It also provides prescriptions for birth control. Besides physical health, the wellness center also pays attention to mental health of the students. Services related to mental health can be availed in both individual and group sessions. Students confronting any kind of emotional or psychological issues can contact wellness center of the college.