Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Very High

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at City Tech are predominantly Hispanic with a sizeable Black population. The school has very high racial diversity. 88% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

CUNY New York City College of Technology has been designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and is eligible for federal grants supporting the school's efforts to serve Hispanic Americans.

Racial demographics of CUNY New York City College of Technology students
Race Percent of Students
White 12%
Black 29%
Hispanic 32%
Asian 20%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 1%
International 5%
Race Unknown 0%

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Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
High

There are 27% more male students than female students enrolled at CUNY New York City College of Technology with a gender ratio of 56% men to 44% women. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, City Tech has a comparable gender diversity ratio to other US colleges and is inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for CUNY New York City College of Technology students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 56%
Women 44%
Enrollment by gender for CUNY New York City College of Technology students
Gender Number of Students
Men 9,664
Women 7,605

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

City Tech serves a very low number of students outside of New York, with 99 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for CUNY New York City College of Technology students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 99%
Out of State 0%
Foreign 1%
Unknown Location 1%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$46,554 per year

71% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Enrollment
17,269
Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 26.5%
Part time Undergrads 34.3%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=190655 IPEDS survey data for CUNY New York City College of Technology.

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