CUNY Queens College: Ranking & Review

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Queens Rank United States Rank World Rank
2 772 2722
Top 16%

CUNY Queens College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate43%41%44%
Applicants18,1808,5939,587
Admissions7,7693,5324,237
Enrolled undergraduates1,672802870
Enrolled total (including graduate students)19,8668,53011,336

761 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

109 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

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

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
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

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores1,174
Percent of students submitting SAT scores70%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
560
Math
580

Typical ACT scores

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

CUNY Queens College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $28,302 $35,692
Off-campus $27,650 $35,040
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $14,370 and other expenses per full academic year.

CUNY Queens College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 510 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 $608 $608
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $285 $580
Tuition for Full-time graduates $10,450 $19,320
Fees for full-time graduates $522 $522
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $440 $805

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Education 228 495 723
Social Sciences 564 61 625
Psychology 558 52 610
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 463 98 561
Visual and Performing Arts 152 71 223
Health Professions and Related Programs 136 36 172
English Language and Literature & Letters 127 29 156
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 108 11 119
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 91 5 96
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 77 15 92
History 64 17 81
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 51 24 75
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 61 13 74
Mathematics and Statistics 41 22 63
Library Science 51 51
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 49 49
Physical Sciences 23 20 43
Natural Resources and Conservation 25 25
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 14 14
Philosophy and Religious Studies 8 1 9
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 2 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2 2
Grand Total2,8421,0233,865

A total of 2,842 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at CUNY Queens College.

At the master's level 1,023 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate54%45%61%
  • Full-time retention rate - 84%
  • Part-time retention rate - 71%

General info

Alternative namesQueens
Queens College
Founded1937
MottoDiscimus ut serviamus
We learn so that we may serve
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsred, black
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,747
Instructional FTE887
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.qc.cuny.edu
Address65-30 Kissena Blvd
Queens, New York, 11367
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone7189975000
Fax+1 (718) 793 8044

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