Metropolitan College of New York: Review & Facts

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Metropolitan College of New York is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,280 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1964 and is one of the 83 colleges and schools located in New York City, New York.

Metropolitan College of New York is listed among Best LGBT Friendly Schools in the United States.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
8
At Metropolitan College of New York you can get your associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

MCNY follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 8 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Management, Social Work, Retailing and Wholesaling, and Marketing and Advertising. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.
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 typically a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
37%
The rate of student retention at Metropolitan College of New York is very low at 37% (way below New York average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Metropolitan College of New York is low - 39%.

Student to faculty ratio at Metropolitan College of New York is good, 9:1. Learn more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,300
Average tuition costs are fairly high, around $16,900 a year. The additional fees at MCNY beyond tuition are about $400; this totals $17,300 per academic year.

Read the details about Metropolitan College of New York 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
46%
According to government data, 685 applications were submitted and 315 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get accepted at this school.

This college will consider accepting your 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) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at MCNY is $30.00. The graduate application fee is $45.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Metropolitan College of New York and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (800) 338-4465 or check Metropolitan College of New York Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Metropolitan College of New York provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Metropolitan College of New York, 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 present there is no on-campus housing at Metropolitan College of New York.

Based on the college crime numbers, Metropolitan College of New York appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Metropolitan College of New York Location and Maps



Post Address: Metropolitan College of New York, 431 Canal St, New York City, New York 10013-1919, USA
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