CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice: 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 John Jay College of Criminal Justice is a large four-year, public school with 15,000 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1964 and is one of the 83 schools and colleges located in New York City, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
28
1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, and master's degree are available at CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice.

CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 28 majors. The most popular concentrations are Criminal Justice, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology and Anthropology, and Law. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.
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 normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
78%
CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice student retention rate is fair at 78% (above New York average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice is low - 32%. Roughly 35% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice is reasonably decent -- 18:1. Learn more on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,100
Average tuition costs are close to the nationwide median, about $11,700 a year. The additional fees at CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice (not included in tuition costs) are around $400, which totals $12,100 per academic year.

Read the details about CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice 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
43%
According to government data, 13,858 applications were submitted and 5,985 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get accepted at this school.

The college will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score information at CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B-
CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice, 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
Presently there is no on-campus housing at CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice.

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

CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice Location and Maps



Post Address: CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice, 899 Tenth Ave, New York City, New York 10019, USA
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