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Why Paul Smith's?
Whether your passion is forestry or the culinary arts, hospitality or biology, natural resources or business,
for over 60 years Paul Smith's has provided the experience to launch your life. And while our range of two- and four-year
degrees is diverse, everything we teach is based on the same principle: That actually doing is a critical part of learning.
With immediate access to not just the natural wonders of the Adirondack Park but also the bustling resort community
of Lake Placid at your doorstep, you'll get up-close and personal with your chosen field in a safe, world-class setting.
Our 15-to-1 student-faculty ratio means that you'll get that experience with the personal attention that will bring out
That commitment to experiential learning works: more than 9 of 10 Paul Smith's alums land jobs in their chosen fields
or go to grad school within six months of graduation.