CUNY Graduate School and University Center: Statistics

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#2491 of 14,131 In the World
#739 of 2,597 In North America
#679 of 2,496 In the United States
#68 of 221 In New York State
#22 of 92 In New York City
#135 of 1,041 For Anthropology
Top50% For 38 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
85%
Undergraduates
2,973
Graduates
6,327
Male:Female Ratio
34:66
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
gc.cuny.edu

CUNY Graduate School and University Center Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

36 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

9,260 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

CUNY Graduate School and University Center 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 by race or ethnicity

White 3360 (36%)
Hispanic 1917 (21%)
Black or African American 1721 (19%)
Nonresident Alien 1023 (11%)
Asian 1022 (11%)
Two or more races 224 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 14 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 4 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $6,930$9,930
Tuition in-state $6,930$9,930
Tuition out-of-state $14,880$23,160
Fee in-district $480$480
Fee in-state $480$480
Fee out-of-state $480$480

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 111
Room charge $15,900

CUNY Graduate School and University Center Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 170 1
Public Health, General 131 27
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 54 79
Psychology, General 58 44 27
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia 98
Business & Commerce, General 74 8 7
Business Administration and Management, General 70
Disability Studies 18 47
Computer and Information Sciences, General 58
Physical Sciences, General 54
Health Information & Medical Records Administration & Administrator 52
English Language and Literature, General 17 35
Information Science & Studies 41
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 13 26
Anthropology, General 24 13
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 34
Sociology, General 17 6 11
Urban Studies & Affairs 6 25
Youth Services & Administration 31
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics 15 15
Biochemistry 14 14
Philosophy 10 18
Urban Education and Leadership 10 16
Geology & Earth Science, General 12 13
Physics, General 8 16
Linguistics 13 10
Chemistry, General 13 10
Music, General 8 14
Mathematics, General 7 15
History, General 12 9
Spanish Language and Literature 7 14
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 11 9
Political Science and Government, General 12 6
Social Sciences, General 16
Labor Studies 16
Computational Science 14
Behavioral Neuroscience 5 9
Technical Theatre & Theatre Design and Technology 14
Clinical Psychology 3 11
Audiology & Audiologist 14
Music Performance, General 13
Comparative Literature 7 6
Social Work 4 9
Public Health, Other 13
Computer Science 6 6
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 12
Forensic Psychology 5 6
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration 1 9
Audiology & Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist 5 5
Educational Psychology 2 8
Health Services Administration 9
Experimental Psychology 7 1
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 4 3
Women's Studies 7
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 4 1
Nursing Education 5
Nursing Science 5
French Language and Literature 1 3
Statistics, General 4
Environmental Psychology 4
Social Psychology 3
International & Globalization Studies 2
Psychology, Other 1
Nursing Administration 1
Developmental and Child Psychology 1
Grand Total 603 954 435

Publications & Citations

Publications
5,926
Citations
162,527

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,809 / 39,640
Psychology
736 / 34,662
Medicine
698 / 17,323
Physics
665 / 18,291
Computer Science
665 / 25,458
Engineering
650 / 16,224
Chemistry
578 / 23,398
Sociology
532 / 18,502
Biology
509 / 17,684
Art & Design
399 / 4,685
Business
369 / 6,664
Economics
345 / 8,086
Environmental Science
343 / 11,207
Materials Science
340 / 9,172
Political Science
300 / 3,260
Mathematics
293 / 9,032
Demography
273 / 8,831
Social Psychology
177 / 11,409
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
166 / 3,354
History
160 / 242
Public Health
160 / 4,551
Gender Studies
153 / 3,494
Child Psychology
143 / 7,888
Philosophy
138 / 761
Linguistics
129 / 3,765
Geography and Cartography
120 / 1,280
Cognitive Science
119 / 13,086
Law
113 / 2,859
Optical Engineering
113 / 1,489
Political Economy
107 / 892
Art History
106 / 66
Clinical Psychology
92 / 2,618
Neuroscience
91 / 2,549
Sexology
85 / 3,980
Communications and Public Relations
83 / 1,557
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
80 / 2,994
Aesthetics
79 / 977
Literature
78 / 212
Development Studies
76 / 2,287
Biochemistry
76 / 5,245

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 55 2263
1992 57 2288
1993 39 2348
1994 34 2255
1995 62 1939
1996 49 1925
1997 51 1869
1998 49 1923
1999 60 2079
2000 38 2051
2001 61 2274
2002 84 2808
2003 89 2929
2004 100 3280
2005 114 3780
2006 135 4380
2007 171 5128
2008 183 5582
2009 201 6314
2010 211 6856
2011 244 7840
2012 255 8270
2013 312 9265
2014 353 10526
2015 361 10757
2016 377 10623
2017 394 10638
2018 438 11494
2019 458 13836
2020 515 15750
2021 476 17164

CUNY Graduate School and University Center alumni

  1. Nancy Fraser

    Nancy Fraser
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    philosopheruniversity teachersociologistpolitical scientist
    Biography

    Nancy Fraser is an American philosopher, critical theorist, feminist, and the Henry A. and Louise Loeb Professor of Political and Social Science and professor of philosophy at The New School in New York City. Widely known for her critique of identity politics and her philosophical work on the concept of justice, Fraser is also a staunch critic of contemporary liberal feminism and its abandonment of social justice issues. Fraser holds honorary doctoral degrees from four universities in three countries, and won the 2010 Alfred Schutz Prize in Social Philosophy from the American Philosophical Association. She is President of the American Philosophical Association Eastern Division.

  2. Maggie Nelson

    Maggie Nelson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    poetfaculty memberwriter
    Biography

    Maggie Nelson is an American writer. She has been described as a genre-busting writer defying classification, working in autobiography, art criticism, theory, feminism, queerness, sexual violence, the history of the avant-garde, aesthetic theory, philosophy, scholarship, and poetry. Nelson has been the recipient of a 2016 MacArthur Fellowship, a 2012 Creative Capital Literature Fellowship, a 2011 NEA Fellowship in Poetry, and a 2010 Guggenheim Fellowship in Nonfiction. Other honors include the 2015 National Book Critics Circle Award in Criticism and a 2007 Andy Warhol Foundation/Creative Capital Arts Writers Grant.

  3. Hal Foster

    Hal Foster
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    art historianuniversity teacherjournalistteacherart critic
    Biography

    Harold Foss "Hal" Foster is an American art critic and historian. He was educated at Princeton University, Columbia University, and the City University of New York. He taught at Cornell University from 1991 to 1997 and has been on the faculty at Princeton since 1997. In 1998 he received a Guggenheim Fellowship.

  4. Janet Biehl

    Janet Biehl
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    writerprintergraphic artistecofeministenvironmentalist
    Biography

    Janet Biehl is an American author, copyeditor, and artist. She authored several books and articles associated with social ecology, the body of ideas developed and publicized by Murray Bookchin. Formerly an advocate of his antistatist political program, she broke with it publicly in 2011 and now identifies as a progressive Democrat. She works as a freelance copyeditor for book publishers in New York. She is also a graphic artist.

General info

Alternative names CUNY Graduate Center
The Graduate Center of the City University of New York
The Graduate Center
Founded 1961
Motto Scholarship for an Urban World
Colors blue, black
Academic Calendar September to May
Total FTE staff 1,238
Carnegie Classification Doctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Address 365 Fifth Ave
New York, New York, 10016
United States
City population 8,399,000
Phone 2128177000

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