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#32 Best Public Universities in New York

CUNY York College

Jamaica, New York

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Overview

Student Population
8,693
CUNY York College overview
Location Jamaica, New York
Online cuny.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Large City
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Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing No
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Jamaica, New York, CUNY York College is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 14,633 prospective students applied, and 10,658 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,122 enrolled in the school.  5,232 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,461 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $6,930 plus fees of $428. York is ranked 924 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

CUNY York 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.

Ratings

4/10
Overall
2/10
Academics
5/10
Resources
4/10
Outcomes
3/10
Value

York is rated within the lower 32% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 4 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for CUNY York College within the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Extremely Easy
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SAT 880/1040
GPA 3.15
Applications Accepted
72.8% 
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Applications Due Feb 1, 2022
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $65

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Annual Cost to Attend

New York Resident Tuition
$6,930
In State Costs for CUNY York College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,364
Other Fees$428
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $15,577
Budget for Other Expenses$5,504
Total One Year Cost$29,803
Out of State Resident Tuition
$14,880
Out of State Costs for CUNY York College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,364
Other Fees$428
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $15,577
Budget for Other Expenses$5,504
Total One Year Cost$37,753

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$43,200 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
20% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by CUNY York College students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 26%
Health Professions 18%
Psychology 16%
Social Sciences 6%
Human Services 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=190691 IPEDS survey data for CUNY York College.

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