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Cornell Comparisons

Ithaca, New York

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Compare with New York Public Colleges

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Stony Brook University

$53,216 lower in-state tuition
39% higher acceptance rate


B
SUNY at Binghamton

$53,216 lower in-state tuition
35% higher acceptance rate


A
SUNY at Albany

$53,216 lower in-state tuition
59% higher acceptance rate


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University at Buffalo

$53,216 lower in-state tuition
61% higher acceptance rate


H
CUNY Hunter College

$53,356 lower in-state tuition
37% higher acceptance rate


C
CUNY City College

$53,356 lower in-state tuition
55% higher acceptance rate


B
CUNY Bernard M Baruch College

$53,356 lower in-state tuition
42% higher acceptance rate


A
United States Military Academy

$60,286 lower in-state tuition
2% higher acceptance rate


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SUNY at Purchase College

$53,216 lower in-state tuition
66% higher acceptance rate


B
SUNY College at Brockport

$53,216 lower in-state tuition
67% higher acceptance rate


G
SUNY at Geneseo

$53,216 lower in-state tuition
65% higher acceptance rate


C
SUNY College at Cortland

$53,216 lower in-state tuition
51% higher acceptance rate


O
SUNY College at Oswego

$53,216 lower in-state tuition
71% higher acceptance rate


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State University of New York at New Paltz

$53,216 lower in-state tuition
37% higher acceptance rate


F
SUNY at Fredonia

$53,216 lower in-state tuition
82% higher acceptance rate


S
SUNY Maritime College

$53,216 lower in-state tuition
65% higher acceptance rate


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SUNY College at Old Westbury

$53,216 lower in-state tuition
68% higher acceptance rate


O
SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry

$53,216 lower in-state tuition
56% higher acceptance rate


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SUNY College at Plattsburgh

$53,216 lower in-state tuition
59% higher acceptance rate


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SUNY Institute of Technology at Utica Rome

$53,216 lower in-state tuition
68% higher acceptance rate


Compare with New York Private Colleges

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New York University

$6,516 lower in-state tuition
4% higher acceptance rate


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Syracuse University

$4,366 lower in-state tuition
50% higher acceptance rate


C
Columbia University in the City of New York

$228 higher in-state tuition
5% lower acceptance rate


F
Fordham University

$5,556 lower in-state tuition
49% higher acceptance rate


C
Colgate University

$1,308 higher in-state tuition
8% higher acceptance rate


R
University of Rochester

$2,010 lower in-state tuition
32% higher acceptance rate


B
Barnard College

$2,552 lower in-state tuition
2% higher acceptance rate


V
Vassar College

$1,654 higher in-state tuition
11% higher acceptance rate


R
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

$3,186 lower in-state tuition
44% higher acceptance rate


H
Hofstra University

$11,971 lower in-state tuition
59% higher acceptance rate


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Marist College

$17,636 lower in-state tuition
51% higher acceptance rate


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Rochester Institute of Technology

$8,256 lower in-state tuition
62% higher acceptance rate


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Skidmore College

$1,222 lower in-state tuition
22% higher acceptance rate


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Pratt Institute Main

$6,720 lower in-state tuition
59% higher acceptance rate


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The New School

$9,158 lower in-state tuition
57% higher acceptance rate


H
Hamilton College

$906 lower in-state tuition
5% higher acceptance rate


C
Clarkson University

$7,186 lower in-state tuition
66% higher acceptance rate


S
Sarah Lawrence College

$1,350 lower in-state tuition
49% higher acceptance rate


U
Union College

$1,022 higher in-state tuition
38% higher acceptance rate


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St Lawrence University

$486 lower in-state tuition
48% higher acceptance rate


H
Hobart William Smith Colleges

$1,296 lower in-state tuition
58% higher acceptance rate


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Polytechnic Institute of New York University

$20,226 lower in-state tuition
58% higher acceptance rate


A
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

$23,446 lower in-state tuition
63% higher acceptance rate


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Yeshiva University

$15,986 lower in-state tuition
54% higher acceptance rate


C
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art

$15,736 lower in-state tuition
6% higher acceptance rate


K
The King's College

$23,286 lower in-state tuition
35% higher acceptance rate


J
Jewish Theological Seminary of America

$2,452 lower in-state tuition
41% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Regional Public Colleges

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Penn State Main Campus

$41,918 lower in-state tuition
83% higher acceptance rate


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University of Maryland College Park

$51,286 lower in-state tuition
43% higher acceptance rate


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University of Virginia Main Campus

$44,276 lower in-state tuition
12% higher acceptance rate


D
University of Delaware

$47,306 lower in-state tuition
63% higher acceptance rate


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George Mason University

$50,776 lower in-state tuition
82% higher acceptance rate


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University of Massachusetts Amherst

$44,495 lower in-state tuition
57% higher acceptance rate


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University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus

$41,194 lower in-state tuition
58% higher acceptance rate


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Rutgers University New Brunswick

$47,750 lower in-state tuition
59% higher acceptance rate


C
University of Connecticut

$45,256 lower in-state tuition
47% higher acceptance rate


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United States Naval Academy

$60,286 lower in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


V
University of Vermont

$43,894 lower in-state tuition
55% higher acceptance rate


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The College of New Jersey

$46,683 lower in-state tuition
53% higher acceptance rate


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University of Maryland Baltimore County

$51,408 lower in-state tuition
72% higher acceptance rate


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New Jersey Institute of Technology

$45,496 lower in-state tuition
60% higher acceptance rate


M
University of Massachusetts Lowell

$45,208 lower in-state tuition
76% higher acceptance rate


C
United States Coast Guard Academy

$60,286 lower in-state tuition
10% higher acceptance rate


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St Mary's College of Maryland

$48,170 lower in-state tuition
68% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Regional Private Colleges

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Harvard University

$9,143 lower in-state tuition
5% lower acceptance rate


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Princeton University

$4,276 lower in-state tuition
5% lower acceptance rate


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Johns Hopkins University

$1,566 lower in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


B
Boston University

$1,726 lower in-state tuition
10% higher acceptance rate


P
University of Pennsylvania

$5,634 lower in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


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Yale University

$336 lower in-state tuition
4% lower acceptance rate


V
Villanova University

$1,996 lower in-state tuition
16% higher acceptance rate


G
Georgetown University

$502 lower in-state tuition
3% higher acceptance rate


C
Carnegie Mellon University

$2,726 lower in-state tuition
5% higher acceptance rate


B
Boston College

$244 higher in-state tuition
10% higher acceptance rate


B
Brown University

$658 higher in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


M
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

$4,776 lower in-state tuition
5% lower acceptance rate


N
Northeastern University

$3,786 lower in-state tuition
9% higher acceptance rate


G
George Washington University

$506 lower in-state tuition
41% higher acceptance rate


D
Drexel University

$5,520 lower in-state tuition
74% higher acceptance rate


D
Dartmouth College

$1,333 lower in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


B
Bucknell University

$812 lower in-state tuition
26% higher acceptance rate


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Tufts University

$1,360 higher in-state tuition
2% higher acceptance rate


R
Rhode Island School of Design

$5,066 lower in-state tuition
10% higher acceptance rate


E
Emerson College

$9,022 lower in-state tuition
36% higher acceptance rate


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Lehigh University

$3,306 lower in-state tuition
37% higher acceptance rate


A
American University

$7,744 lower in-state tuition
55% higher acceptance rate


B
Babson College

$5,342 lower in-state tuition
16% higher acceptance rate


A
Amherst College

$414 higher in-state tuition
0% higher acceptance rate


L
Lafayette College

$4,412 lower in-state tuition
32% higher acceptance rate


B
Bentley University

$5,376 lower in-state tuition
52% higher acceptance rate


R
University of Richmond

$1,716 lower in-state tuition
20% higher acceptance rate


S
Swarthmore College

$4,430 lower in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


B
Brandeis University

$878 lower in-state tuition
30% higher acceptance rate


S
Seton Hall University

$15,866 lower in-state tuition
68% higher acceptance rate


C
Case Western Reserve University

$6,266 lower in-state tuition
21% higher acceptance rate


O
Oberlin College

$902 lower in-state tuition
25% higher acceptance rate


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Wesleyan University

$1,163 higher in-state tuition
10% higher acceptance rate


H
Haverford College

$156 higher in-state tuition
9% higher acceptance rate


F
Fairfield University

$8,216 lower in-state tuition
47% higher acceptance rate


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Muhlenberg College

$5,191 lower in-state tuition
59% higher acceptance rate


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Wellesley College

$138 higher in-state tuition
7% higher acceptance rate


M
Middlebury College

$956 lower in-state tuition
4% higher acceptance rate


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Kenyon College

$2,774 higher in-state tuition
28% higher acceptance rate


S
Stevens Institute of Technology

$5,506 lower in-state tuition
44% higher acceptance rate


G
Gettysburg College

$326 lower in-state tuition
47% higher acceptance rate


J
John Carroll University

$16,546 lower in-state tuition
79% higher acceptance rate


W
The College of Wooster

$5,236 lower in-state tuition
52% higher acceptance rate


T
Trinity College

$1,676 lower in-state tuition
29% higher acceptance rate


T
University of the Sciences

$34,486 lower in-state tuition
52% higher acceptance rate


C
Clark University

$10,336 lower in-state tuition
39% higher acceptance rate


S
Simmons University

$18,414 lower in-state tuition
75% higher acceptance rate


S
Smith College

$4,456 lower in-state tuition
21% higher acceptance rate


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Allegheny College

$8,376 lower in-state tuition
66% higher acceptance rate


Compare with National Colleges

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Stanford University

$4,813 lower in-state tuition
5% lower acceptance rate


S
University of Southern California

$160 higher in-state tuition
4% higher acceptance rate


D
Duke University

$2,201 lower in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


C
University of Chicago

$1,030 lower in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


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Northwestern University

$10 lower in-state tuition
2% lower acceptance rate


W
Washington University in St Louis

$2,536 lower in-state tuition
4% higher acceptance rate