CUNY City College Overview

Student population

Address160 Convent Ave
New York, NY
School Websitewww.ccny.cuny.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

CUNY City College is a mid-size public, 4-year college based in New York, New York that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 21,982 students applied to CUNY City College. Of those students, 10,611 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in CUNY City College was $6,730, in addition to fees of $410. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend CUNY City College.

CUNY City College has a 55% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

CUNY City College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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GPARequired
Applicants admitted

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The CUNY City College acceptance rate is 48%. To put this into perspective, 10,611 of the 21,982 students who applied to CUNY City College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in CUNY City College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into CUNY City College had an SAT score between the range of 1,040 and 1,270. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for CUNY City College was between NaN and NaN in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to CUNY City College as part of their application.

CUNY City College Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At CUNY City College, the tuition for in-state residents is $6,730. Combined with fees of $410, room and board costs of $15,988, other expenses of $5,475 and the $1,364 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $14,810 in tuition.

Students at CUNY City College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at CUNY City College was $5,343 last year, with 67% of students being awarded federal aid. This shows that if you apply for federal aid, you have a good chance of receiving it.

CUNY City College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio14:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to CUNY City College.

CUNY City College has a good gender split, with 52% of undergraduates being female and 48% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are New York residents; in fact, 96% of all students reside in New York. However, 2% of students come from out-of-state and 2% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at CUNY City College is 14:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

CUNY City College Popular Majors and Programs

ENGINEERING
EDUCATION
PSYCHOLOGY
SOCIAL SCIENCES
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES

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