CUNY York College Rankings

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In the World#4616 of 14178
In North America#1276 of 2629
In the United States#1199 of 2528
In New York State#114 of 221
In Jamaica#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
73%
Average SAT
960
Aid receiving
87%
Undergraduates
8,116
Graduates
221
Male:Female Ratio
34:66
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Master's degree

CUNY York College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate73%72%74%
Applicants14,6336,2998,334
Admissions10,6584,5306,128
Freshmen enrolled full time1,100413687
Freshmen enrolled part time22616

2,780 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

77 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
940 or 84%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 880
or below

75% of them
had 1040
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in CUNY York College are 880-1040 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American3216 (39%)
Hispanic2169 (26%)
Asian1899 (23%)
White431 (5%)
Nonresident Alien289 (3%)
Two or more races203 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander42 (0.5%)
American Indian or Alaska Native25 (0.3%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$9,067
Students receiving aid
87%

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$428$428
Fee in-state$428$428
Fee out-of-state$428$428

CUNY York College Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Psychology, General186
Business Administration and Management, General118
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General111
Social Work8713
Accounting74
Sociology58
Public Health Education and Promotion47
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse40
Marketing & Marketing Management, General39
Computer Science35
Occupational Therapy & Therapist34
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist33
Physician Assistant29
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, General24
Aviation & Airway Management and Operations24
Biology & Biological Sciences, General23
Movement Therapy and Movement Education19
Pharmacology135
Communications Technology & Technician18
Computer and Information Sciences, General17
Economics, General16
Journalism15
Elementary Education and Teaching15
Mathematics, General14
English Language and Literature, General13
Speech Communication and Rhetoric11
Political Science and Government, General11
Fine & Studio Arts, General9
Gerontology9
Spanish Language and Literature7
Environmental Health7
Chemistry, General7
History, General6
Anthropology5
Geology & Earth Science, General5
Music, General3
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching3
Biotechnology3
Physics, General2
Health Teacher Education1
Finance, General1
Philosophy1
Mathematics Teacher Education1
Grand Total1,13181
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate35%28%39%
  • Full-time retention rate - 62%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

Publications & Citations

Publications
455
Citations
7,387

Publication count by topic

Psychology
79
Medicine
60
Sociology
45
Biology
42
Mathematics
37
Computer science
28
Chemistry
25
Political science
23
Physics
22
Art
16
Economics
10
Business
9
Geography
8
Materials science
7
Engineering
7
History
5
Geology
4
Environmental science
4
Philosophy
3

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Sociology1660569
History206912
Psychology21751,736
Political science2284114
Physics2402540
Philosophy24874
Medicine27471,347
Biology29081,769
Geology313449
Art31491
Economics339074
Mathematics3577232
Geography359850
Computer science3912268
Chemistry4343269
Business435527
Materials science484941
Engineering491818
Environmental science53912

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990641
1991487
19921031
1993543
1994439
1995542
1996248
1997552
1998655
19991569
2000865
2001271
2002583
2003699
200412140
20051179
20067149
20077165
200811188
200912236
201022287
201120288
201218409
201325435
201430536
201519514
201624487
201730461
201815482
201912432
202022549

General info

Alternative namesYork
York College
Founded1966
WikipediaYork College, City University of New York
MottoSapere Aude, Incipe!
Dare to Know, Begin!
Colorswhite, red, black
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff835
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd
Jamaica, New York, 11451
United States
City population217,000
Phone7182622000
Fax+1 (718) 262 2730

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