CUNY College of Staten Island: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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CUNY College of Staten Island is a large four-year, public school with 14,325 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1976 and is one of the 4 colleges and schools located in Staten Island, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
59
Several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, and postmaster certificate are offered at CUNY College of Staten Island.

CUNY College of Staten Island follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 59 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Education, Business, Nursing, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
81%
The student retention rate at CUNY College of Staten Island is high at 81% (above New York average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at CUNY College of Staten Island is very low: 23%. Around 32% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at CUNY College of Staten Island is reasonably decent, 19:1. Learn more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,200
Average tuition price is close to the nationwide median, around $11,700 a year. The additional fees at CUNY College of Staten Island (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $500, which totals $12,200 per year.

Read the details about CUNY College of Staten Island 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
99%
According to government data, 9,265 applications were submitted and 9,207 were accepted; so it is very easy to be accepted at this school.

This college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at CUNY College of Staten Island in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C
CUNY College of Staten Island provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at CUNY College of Staten Island, 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.

ROTC
Available
No
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at CUNY College of Staten Island.

Based on the college crime data, CUNY College of Staten Island appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

CUNY College of Staten Island Location and Maps



Post Address: CUNY College of Staten Island, 2800 Victory Blvd, Staten Island, New York 10314, USA
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