CUNY City College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - OustandingQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - GoodCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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CUNY City College is a large four-year, public school with 16,025 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1847 and is one of the 83 schools located in New York City, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
69
At CUNY City College you can earn your bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

CUNY City College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 69 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Psychology, Engineering, English and Literature, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
84%
CUNY City College student retention rate is high at 84% (well above New York average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at CUNY City College is low - 35%. Around 31% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at CUNY City College is pretty good: 12:1. Find out more information about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,100
Average tuition prices are close to the nationwide median, about $11,700 a year. The additional fees at CUNY City College not covered by tuition are about $400, which makes it a total of $12,100 per year.

Read the details about CUNY City College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
31%
According to government data, 20,903 applications were submitted and 6,386 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to become a student at this school.

This school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at CUNY City College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$10,700
CUNY City College provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at CUNY City College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
B-
CUNY City College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 600 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is high: nearly $10,700 annually.

Based on the college crime information, CUNY City College appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

CUNY City College Location and Maps



Post Address: CUNY City College, 160 Convent Ave, New York City, New York 10031, USA
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