CUNY LaGuardia Community College: Ranking & Review

New York
United States
Top 20%

CUNY LaGuardia Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)19,3738,26411,109

457 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

9 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $65.

CUNY LaGuardia Community 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.

CUNY LaGuardia Community College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

CUNY LaGuardia Community College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$4,800$7,680
Fees for full-time undergraduates$418$418
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$210$320

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services790790
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities556556
Health Professions and Related Programs393393
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service298298
Physical Sciences182182
Visual and Performing Arts142142
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services134134
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs5858
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians5454
Legal Professions and Studies4040
Biological and Biomedical Sciences3030
English Language and Literature & Letters2626
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services1515
Philosophy and Religious Studies1515
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences1010
Natural Resources and Conservation77
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics44
Personal and Culinary Services
Grand Total3,0333,033

A total of 3,033 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at CUNY LaGuardia Community College.

Graduation rate23%19%26%
  • Full-time retention rate - 64%
  • Part-time retention rate - 30%

General info

Alternative namesLaGuardia CC
LaGuardia Community College
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,625
Instructional FTE589
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

Address31-10 Thomson Ave
Long Island City, New York, 11101
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population8,399,000