CUNY Queens College: Statistics

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#2252 of 14,131 In the World
#660 of 2,597 In North America
#605 of 2,496 In the United States
#58 of 221 In New York State
#18 of 92 In New York City
#239 of 1,006 For Early Childhood Education
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
53%
Average SAT
1115
Average ACT
25
Aid receiving
91%
Undergraduates
16,702
Graduates
2,998
Male:Female Ratio
42:58
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Post-master's certificate
Website
www.qc.cuny.edu

CUNY Queens College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 53% 51% 55%
Applicants 25,621 11,309 14,312
Admissions 13,704 5,764 7,940
Freshmen enrolled full time 2,192 989 1,203
Freshmen enrolled part time 36 15 21

1,823 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

17,825 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
2,048 or 92%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1040
or below

75% of them
had 1190
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in CUNY Queens College are 1040-1190 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
177 or 8%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 22
or below

75% of them
had 27
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in CUNY Queens College are 22-27 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Recommendations Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Hispanic 5666 (29%)
Asian 5508 (28%)
White 5232 (27%)
Black or African American 1750 (9%)
Nonresident Alien 875 (4%)
Two or more races 553 (3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 45 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 32 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$8,737
Students receiving aid
91%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $6,930$11,090
Tuition in-state $6,930$11,090
Tuition out-of-state $14,880$20,520
Fee in-district $608$522
Fee in-state $608$522
Fee out-of-state $608$522

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 510
Combined charge for room and board $15,486
Room charge $13,136
Meal charge $2,350

CUNY Queens College Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's
Psychology, General 602 11
Accounting 451 109
Economics, General 319
Computer Science 272 16
Elementary Education and Teaching 105 66
Sociology, General 158
English Language and Literature, General 119 25
Library and Information Science 117
Mass Communication & Media Studies 106 6
Political Science and Government, General 111
History, General 79 24
Graphic Design 102
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 83 5
Mathematics, General 59 17
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 75
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language & ESL Language Instructor 22 52
Urban Studies & Affairs 35 36
Finance, General 62
Dietetics & Dietitian 61
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 56
Exercise Science and Kinesiology 46 8
Mathematics Teacher Education 22 32
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences, General 46
Music Performance, General 30 15
Fine & Studio Arts, General 40
Social Studies Teacher Education 18 21
English & Language Arts Teacher Education 14 25
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 29 5
Anthropology, General 34
Music Teacher Education 15 17
Mental Health Counseling & Counselor 30
School Psychology 29
Reading Teacher Education 28
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs 28
Art Teacher Education 11 14
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs 23
Environmental Science 19
Statistics, Other 18
International Business & Trade & Commerce 17
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 17
Philosophy 15 2
Spanish Language and Literature 14 2
Creative Writing 16
Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist 16
Applied Behavior Analysis 15
Superintendency and Educational System Administration 15
Physics, General 11 3
Geology & Earth Science, General 10 4
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services 14
Environmental Studies 13
Linguistics 13
Jazz & Jazz Studies 13
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs 11
Labor Studies 10
Chemistry, General 9 1
Science Teacher Education & General Science Teacher Education 10
School Librarian & School Library Media Specialist 10
Spanish Language Teacher Education 7 2
East Asian Studies 9
Family and Consumer Sciences & Home Economics Teacher Education 3 4
Film & Cinema & Media Studies 7
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 6
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, General 6
Optics & Optical Sciences 6
French Language and Literature 2 3
Women's Studies 5
Foreign Language Teacher Education 4 1
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics 5
Bilingual and Multilingual Education 5
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other 5
Biology Teacher Education 2 2
Comparative Literature 4
Chinese Language and Literature 4
African-American & Black Studies 3
Italian Language and Literature 3
Neuroscience 3
Actuarial Science 2
Jewish & Judaic Studies 2
Chemistry Teacher Education 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 2
American & United States Studies & Civilization 1
Physics Teacher Education 1
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 1
German Language and Literature 1
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 1
Ethnic Studies 1
Hebrew Language and Literature 1
Grand Total 3,356 999
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 53% 44% 62%
  • Full-time retention rate - 83%
  • Part-time retention rate - 70%

Publications & Citations

Publications
5,652
Citations
151,123

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,770 / 31,409
Psychology
991 / 41,501
Medicine
870 / 31,569
Biology
662 / 29,516
Computer Science
582 / 21,826
Chemistry
560 / 16,233
Environmental Science
558 / 23,585
Physics
478 / 11,486
Sociology
419 / 5,748
Engineering
389 / 9,961
Art & Design
278 / 1,853
Demography
277 / 10,345
Economics
268 / 5,683
Mathematics
264 / 5,101
Political Science
256 / 5,067
Business
254 / 4,785
Child Psychology
243 / 14,741
History
222 / 596
Geology
220 / 9,854
Materials Science
218 / 4,871
Social Psychology
179 / 6,328
Cognitive Science
160 / 9,272
Education Majors
157 / 2,956
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
138 / 4,203
Geography and Cartography
128 / 3,577
Ecology
127 / 7,210
Math Teachers
120 / 2,158
Clinical Psychology
117 / 3,743
Health Science
117 / 3,303
Public Health
116 / 5,486
Linguistics
111 / 2,427
Neuroscience
111 / 5,565
Gender Studies
106 / 3,179
Classics and Ancient History
103 / 131
Development Studies
96 / 3,821
Biochemistry
94 / 3,659
Philosophy
93 / 368
Psychiatry
92 / 4,955
Political Economy
88 / 907
Condensed Matter Physics
86 / 2,912

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 91 1060
1992 98 1215
1993 103 1395
1994 93 1372
1995 75 1672
1996 77 1643
1997 93 1783
1998 91 1889
1999 92 1992
2000 111 2336
2001 102 2500
2002 90 2834
2003 101 3249
2004 103 3459
2005 109 3762
2006 155 4449
2007 163 5022
2008 202 5386
2009 182 6150
2010 175 6949
2011 182 7385
2012 208 8402
2013 237 9297
2014 254 10415
2015 261 10568
2016 242 10417
2017 227 10122
2018 230 9867
2019 274 10943
2020 275 11916
2021 251 12977

CUNY Queens College alumni

  1. Jon Favreau

    Jon Favreau
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    actorscreenwriterfilm directorfilm producervoice actor
    Biography

    Jonathan Kolia Favreau is an American actor and filmmaker. As an actor, Favreau has appeared in the films Rudy (1993), PCU (1994), Swingers (1996), Very Bad Things (1998), Deep Impact (1998), The Replacements (2000), Daredevil (2003), The Break-Up (2006), Four Christmases (2008), Couples Retreat (2009), I Love You, Man (2009), The Wolf of Wall Street (2013), Chef (2014), and several films created by Marvel Studios.

  2. Adrien Brody

    Adrien Brody
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actorscreenwritervoice actorfilm producer
    Biography

    Adrien Nicholas Brody is an American actor and producer. He received widespread recognition and acclaim after starring as Władysław Szpilman in Roman Polanski's The Pianist (2002), for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor at age 29, becoming the youngest actor to win in that category. Brody is the second male American actor after Christopher Lambert to receive the César Award for Best Actor.

  3. Paul Simon

    Paul Simon
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1941-.. (age 81)
    Enrolled in CUNY Queens College
    1959-1963 studied English literature
    Occupations
    singersongwriterrecord producersinger-songwritercomposer
    Biography

    Paul Frederic Simon is an American musician, singer, songwriter and actor whose career has spanned six decades. He is one of the most acclaimed songwriters in popular music.

  4. Jerry Seinfeld

    Jerry Seinfeld
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    stand-up comedian
    Biography

    Jerome Allen Seinfeld is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer. He is best known for playing a semi-fictionalized version of himself in the sitcom Seinfeld, which he created and wrote with Larry David. The show aired on NBC from 1989 until 1998, becoming one of the most acclaimed and popular American sitcoms of all time. As a stand-up comedian, Seinfeld specializes in observational comedy. In 2004, Comedy Central named him as the 12th-greatest stand-up comedian of all time.

General info

Alternative names Queens
Queens College
Founded 1937
Motto Discimus ut serviamus
We learn so that we may serve
Colors red, black
Academic Calendar August to June (August - December; January-June)
Total FTE staff 1,600
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 65-30 Kissena Blvd
Queens, New York, 11367
United States
City population 8,399,000
Phone 7189975000
Fax +1 (718) 793 8044

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