CUNY City College: Ranking & Review

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New York
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United States
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World
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214811648
Top 10%

CUNY City College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate46%40%52%
Applicants21,20710,02211,185
Admissions9,8344,0085,826
Enrolled undergraduates1,705780925
Enrolled total (including graduate students)16,0017,5748,427

32 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores1,326
Percent of students submitting SAT scores78%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
560
Math
580

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores0
Percent of students submitting ACT scores0%

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $65. Application fee for graduates - $125.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

CUNY City College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$29,284$36,674
Off-campus$27,452$34,842
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment and other expenses per full academic year.

CUNY City College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 590 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$6,530$13,920
Fees for full-time undergraduates$410$410
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$285$580
Tuition for Full-time graduates$10,450$19,320
Fees for full-time graduates$312$312
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$440$805

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Engineering36911030509
Psychology41120431
Social Sciences27652328
Education91223314
Biological and Biomedical Sciences30010310
Visual and Performing Arts21436250
English Language and Literature & Letters10634140
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities123123
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs9426120
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services543892
Architecture and Related Services434285
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services7878
Mathematics and Statistics601070
Physical Sciences491665
History49958
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies34640
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics211536
Health Professions and Related Programs26834
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies2121
Legal Professions and Studies1414
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1111
Philosophy and Religious Studies77
Natural Resources and Conservation44
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields
Grand Total2,423687303,140

A total of 2,423 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at CUNY City College.

At the master's and doctor's level 717 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate50%46%54%
  • Full-time retention rate - 86%
  • Part-time retention rate - 73%

General info

Alternative namesCity College
City College of New York
CCNY
City
Founded1847
MottoRespice, Adspice, Prospice
Look back, look at and look ahead
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorslavender, black
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,906
Instructional FTE847
Research FTE2
Public Service FTE1
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.ccny.cuny.edu
Address160 Convent Ave
New York, New York, 10031
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population8,399,000
Phone2126507000
Fax+1 (212) 650 7680

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