While all CAATE-accredited programs meet the same minimum requirements, the Stony Brook ATP offers an 8:1 student to faculty ratio, a strong affiliation with the Health Science Center, Stony Brook Medicine, and Stony Brook University Hospital, as well as undergraduate research and teaching opportunities.
In addition, Stony Brook University offers the following:
Stony Brook University is located on Long Island's North Shore, at the geographic midpoint of Long Island, adjacent to historic Stony Brook Village and down the road from scenic Port Jefferson.
We're only 60 miles east of New York City and 60 miles west of Montauk Point.
Kiplinger's Personal Finance ranks Stony Brook as one of "The 100 Best Values in Higher Education" among public universities.
Identified as a Type I Research University by the Carnegie Foundation (the highest classification and a distinction granted to fewer than 2% of all colleges and universities nationwide), Stony Brook is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), the prestigious organization of research universities whose membership now totals 63 nationwide.
At Stony Brook, you'll find a blend of people, activities, interest groups, and athletics that will take your college experience far beyond the academic.