CUNY Queens College: Ranking & Review

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New York
United States
Top 17%

CUNY Queens College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate43%41%44%
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

Typical SAT scores

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

Typical ACT scores

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

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

CUNY Queens College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
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
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

Social Sciences56461625
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services46398561
Visual and Performing Arts15271223
Health Professions and Related Programs13636172
English Language and Literature & Letters12729156
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services10811119
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs91596
Biological and Biomedical Sciences771592
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies512475
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics611374
Mathematics and Statistics412263
Library Science5151
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences4949
Physical Sciences232043
Natural Resources and Conservation2525
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1414
Philosophy and Religious Studies819
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies22
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities22
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.

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

General info

Alternative namesQueens
Queens College
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

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

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