Boricua College Rankings

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Ranking Category
#7868 of 14,131 In the World
#2090 of 2,597 In North America
#1997 of 2,496 In the United States
#157 of 221 In New York State
#60 of 92 In New York City

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
Avg. cost to attend
$14,214 /y
Aid receiving
Male:Female Ratio
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Boricua College Acceptance rate and admissions statistics

Boricua College has an acceptance rate of 100% and is among the 23% of the easiest universities to gain admission to in the United States. The university reports the admission statistics without distinguishing between local and international students.

Admissions requirements

Boricua College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Enrollment demographics by race or ethnicity

Hispanic 335 (73%)
Black or African American 100 (22%)
Two or more races 18 (4%)
White 6 (1%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 1 (0.2%)
Asian 1 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

The average net cost to attend Boricua College is $14,214 per year, calculated as the sum of the average cost of tuition, room and board, books, and supplies, reduced by the amount of average financial aid received.

The final cost of attendance varies for each student based on household income, residency, program, and other factors.

Net average cost to attend
Average aid awarded
Students receiving aid

Average costs by household income

<$30K $14,336
$30-48K $13,378
$48-75K $12,376
$75-110K $16,600

Tuition and fees

Tuition in-district $12,000$18,000
Tuition in-state $12,000$18,000
Tuition out-of-state $12,000$18,000
Fee in-district $25$100
Fee in-state $25$100
Fee out-of-state $25$100

Boricua College majors

Boricua College has granted 74 bachelor's degrees across 3 programs and 44 master's across 2 programs. Below is a table with majors that lead to degrees at Boricua College.

Major Associate Bachelor Master
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 65
Human Services, General 35 16
Elementary Education and Teaching 30
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language & ESL Language Instructor 28
Business Administration and Management, General 9
Grand Total 65 74 44

Boricua College has a graduation rate of 89%, which is among the 5% highest for universities in the US.

Total Men Women
Graduation rate 89% 74% 95%
  • Full-time retention rate - 91%

Notable alumni

  1. Félix Ortiz

    Félix Ortiz
    Born in
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    1959-.. (age 65)

    Félix W. Ortiz is an American politician, formerly representing New York's 51st Assembly District. He is a Democrat and served as Assistant Speaker of the New York State Assembly.

General info

Founded 1974
Motto A Tradition of Learning
Academic calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 99
Carnegie classification Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's

Location and contacts

Address 3755 Broadway
New York, New York, 10032-1560
United States
City population 8,804,000
Phone 2126941000

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