CUNY Queens College Rankings

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In the World#2543 of 14178
In North America#789 of 2629
In the United States#724 of 2528
In New York State#76 of 221
In New York City#28 of 92

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
49%
Average SAT
1120
Aid receiving
79%
Undergraduates
16,866
Graduates
3,057
Male:Female Ratio
43:57
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Post-master's certificate

CUNY Queens College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate49%47%50%
Applicants24,27710,82513,452
Admissions11,8455,0816,764
Freshmen enrolled full time2,2461,0571,189
Freshmen enrolled part time201010

578 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

117 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
2,099 or 93%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1040
or below

75% of them
had 1200
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in CUNY Queens College are 1040-1200 (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

Hispanic5657 (28%)
Asian5601 (28%)
White5364 (27%)
Black or African American1717 (9%)
Nonresident Alien998 (5%)
Two or more races454 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander69 (0.3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native25 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$9,111
Students receiving aid
79%

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 capacity510
Combined charge for room and board$15,102
Room charge$12,752
Meal charge$2,350

CUNY Queens College Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Psychology, General65411
Accounting45290
Economics, General363
Computer Science21928
Sociology197
Elementary Education and Teaching8671
English Language and Literature, General13512
Political Science and Government, General138
Mass Communication & Media Studies1323
Biology & Biological Sciences, General1225
History, General8039
Graphic Design110
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General93
Finance, General92
Library and Information Science92
Mathematics, General7513
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language & ESL Language Instructor2648
Mathematics Teacher Education2243
Kinesiology and Exercise Science558
Urban Studies & Affairs2240
Dietetics & Dietitian61
Fine & Studio Arts, General4215
Music Performance, General3120
Early Childhood Education and Teaching49
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences, General42
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching2317
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs38
English & Language Arts Teacher Education1918
Anthropology34
Reading Teacher Education34
Social Studies Teacher Education2112
School Psychology33
Jazz & Jazz Studies32
International Business & Trade & Commerce31
Spanish Language and Literature261
Linguistics25
Art Teacher Education618
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs24
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General23
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services23
Superintendency and Educational System Administration23
Mental Health Counseling & Counselor21
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other21
Music Teacher Education910
Environmental Studies19
Chemistry, General118
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs16
Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist16
Philosophy141
Chinese Language and Literature14
Applied Behavior Analysis12
Actuarial Science11
Physics, General101
Spanish Language Teacher Education65
Statistics, Other11
East Asian Studies10
Family and Consumer Sciences & Home Economics Teacher Education28
Environmental Science10
School Librarian & School Library Media Specialist10
Film & Cinema & Video Studies8
Science Teacher Education & General Science Teacher Education8
Creative Writing8
Labor Studies7
French Language and Literature43
Geology & Earth Science, General34
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics7
Art History, Criticism and Conservation42
Comparative Literature6
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies6
Women's Studies5
African-American & Black Studies4
Italian Language and Literature31
Foreign Language Teacher Education13
Optics & Optical Sciences4
Biology Teacher Education21
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, General3
Neuroscience3
Clinical Psychology3
Latin American Studies2
Chemistry Teacher Education11
American & United States Studies & Civilization1
Physics Teacher Education1
French Language Teacher Education1
Jewish & Judaic Studies1
Near and Middle Eastern Studies1
Hebrew Language and Literature1
Social Sciences, General1
Grand Total3,6371,050
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate56%48%64%
  • Full-time retention rate - 82%
  • Part-time retention rate - 65%

Publications & Citations

Publications
6,368
Citations
166,004

Publication count by topic

Psychology
1,193
Mathematics
538
Chemistry
531
Medicine
505
Sociology
495
Biology
426
Computer science
326
Political science
277
History
268
Geology
241
Materials science
206
Physics
198
Art
197
Economics
180
Geography
123
Philosophy
111
Environmental science
87
Business
72
Engineering
54

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History389785
Art473397
Psychology51646,379
Geology52310,355
Political science5243,570
Sociology5786,381
Economics7077,664
Geography7713,230
Philosophy819195
Mathematics89311,503
Computer science108810,437
Environmental science11083,442
Medicine119215,578
Biology128317,950
Chemistry142914,189
Physics14592,920
Materials science18554,274
Business1935713
Engineering2573502

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990691060
1991841035
1992851179
1993941322
1994851293
1995701581
1996671519
1997781673
1998841780
1999851906
20001022217
2001972341
2002812639
2003833040
2004983216
20051063476
20061494138
20071524698
20081854931
20091665692
20101636455
20111666992
20121938003
20132258875
201423810013
20152399910
20162149563
20172119188
20182168305
20192589403
20202259939

General info

Alternative namesQueens
Queens College
Founded1937
WikipediaQueens College, City University of New York
MottoDiscimus ut serviamus
We learn so that we may serve
Colorsred, black
Academic CalendarAugust to June (August - December; January-June)
Total FTE staff1,759
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address65-30 Kissena Blvd
Queens, New York, 11367
United States
City population8,399,000
Phone7189975000
Fax+1 (718) 793 8044

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