CUNY LaGuardia Community College: Review & Facts

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CUNY LaGuardia Community College is a very large two-year, public school with 19,290 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1968 and is one of the 4 schools located in Long Island City, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
37
CUNY LaGuardia Community College will give you the option to earn a 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

CUNY LaGuardia Community College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 37 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Management, General Studies, Accounting and Finance, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.
It is worthwhile 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 good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
66%
CUNY LaGuardia Community College student retention rate is relatively low at 66% (below New York average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at CUNY LaGuardia Community College is very low - 21%. Approximately 17% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at CUNY LaGuardia Community College is reasonable - 23:1. Learn more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,700
Average tuition costs are low, $6,300 annually. The additional fees at CUNY LaGuardia Community College not covered by tuition are around $400, which comes to $6,700 per year.

Read the details about CUNY LaGuardia Community 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



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college might accept credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities) and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at CUNY LaGuardia Community College is $65.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to CUNY LaGuardia Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (718) 482-7200 or check CUNY LaGuardia Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B-
CUNY LaGuardia Community College provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at CUNY LaGuardia Community 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.

ROTC
Available
No
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at CUNY LaGuardia Community College.

Based on the college crime numbers, CUNY LaGuardia Community College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

CUNY LaGuardia Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: CUNY LaGuardia Community College, 31-10 Thomson Ave, Long Island City, New York 11101, USA
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