Utica College Timeline
UC History... A Timeline
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Dr. Thomas Sheldon becomes the fourth president of Utica College (seventh chief executive officer).
Acting president Dr. Harold Rankin becomes the third president of Utica College (sixth chief executive officer).
SU Chancellor Dr. Melvin Eggers states that there will be no merger or sale of UC and that the College will remain private.
State University of New York turns down UC Foundation, and Utica College remains a private institution. UC Foundation owns 26 percent of UC assets, a key factor in the College's efforts to determine its future.
Dr. Carol Guardo of the University of Denver becomes the first woman academic dean in UC's 27-year history.
Coach Walter Jeff announces the formation of a UC swim team.
UC enrollment tops 3,000 students for day and evening classes. The college has 115 faculty members.
Ambrose J. deFlumere is appointed the second president of Utica College (fifth chief executive officer).
Founded in 1946, UC is a comprehensive institution that offers bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees.
UC enrolls 2,537 full- and part-time undergraduate students, and 736 full- and part-time graduate students.
The College offers 38 undergraduate degrees in more than 60 areas of study.
The College offers 20 graduate programs, including master's degrees, doctoral programs, and graduate-level certificates. Options include:
- business administration
- criminal justice administration
- cybersecurity - intelligence and forensics
- economic crime management
- health care administration
- liberal studies
- occupational therapy
- physical therapy