Public 4 Year

CUNY Medgar Evers College

Brooklyn, New York

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CUNY Medgar Evers College overview
Location Brooklyn, New York
Online cuny.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Large City
CUNY Medgar Evers College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing No
Level of Study Undergrad
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Medgar Evers College is a public institution that forms part of the City University of New York (CUNY) system, located in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn, New York. The college, named in honor of civil rights activist Medgar Wiley Evers, was established in 1970 with a commitment to social justice and equity in education. The urban campus exudes a diverse and dynamic atmosphere reflective of its historic Brooklyn setting, offering students a rich cultural experience within the proximity of New York City?s extensive resources. Medgar Evers College emphasizes a strong academic portfolio with popular majors including Nursing, Business, and Computer Science, catering to a range of professional aspirations while maintaining a non-restrictive application selectivity. While the college does not provide on-campus housing, its commuter-friendly campus serves as an educational hub for students seeking an inclusive, urban college experience. Medgar Evers College is not specifically known for its athletics program and therefore does not emphasize sports as a core part of its identity.

In the most recent statistical year 11,553 prospective students applied, and 10,126 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 601 enrolled in the school.  2,467 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,173 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2022/2023, excluding room and board, is $6,930 plus fees of $422.

CUNY Medgar Evers College is designated as a Predominantly Black Institution (PBI) and receives federal grants supporting the school's efforts to serve low and middle-income Black Americans.












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Applications Accepted

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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $65

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Annual Cost to Attend

New York Resident Tuition

In State Costs for CUNY Medgar Evers College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,364
Other Fees$422
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $17,919
Budget for Other Expenses$5,904
Total One Year Cost$32,539

Out of State Resident Tuition

Out of State Costs for CUNY Medgar Evers College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,364
Other Fees$422
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $17,919
Budget for Other Expenses$5,904
Total One Year Cost$40,489

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Average Salary After 10 Years

$38,400 per year

Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate

39% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by CUNY Medgar Evers College students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 33%
Physical Sciences 14%
Health Professions 13%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 10%
Education 8%

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