CUNY York College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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CUNY York College is a medium four-year, public school with 8,515 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1966 and is one of the 4 schools and colleges located in Jamaica, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
49
Fair
CUNY York College will give you the opportunity to obtain a several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

CUNY York College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 49 majors. The most popular concentrations are Psychology, Education, Management, Business, and Medical Assistant. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
74%
Fair
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 normally a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at CUNY York College is fair at 74% (close to New York average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
19 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at CUNY York College is low - 32%. Roughly 43% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at CUNY York College is reasonably decent, 19:1. Find out more information about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,000
Medium
Average tuition prices are slightly high, about $13,500 per academic year. The additional fees at CUNY York College beyond tuition are roughly $500, which makes it a total of $14,000 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
40%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 13,889 applications were submitted and 5,625 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to be accepted at this school.

The college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at CUNY York College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B-
Dicey
CUNY York College 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 York 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
Yes
Presently there is no on-campus housing at CUNY York College.

Army ROTC programs are available at CUNY York College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

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

CUNY York College Location and Maps



Post Address: CUNY York College, 94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd, Jamaica, New York 11451, USA
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