A-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    A-
  2. Value
    A
  3. Diversity
    A
  4. Campus
    C+
  5. Athletics
    C
  6. Party Scene
    B
  7. Professors
    B
  8. Location
    A
  9. Dorms
    NG
  10. Campus Food
    NG
  11. Student Life
    B+
  12. Safety
    A
CUNY Baruch College is ...
Public
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
City University of New York Athletic Conference
Address
One Bernard Baruch Way (55 Lexington Ave at 24th St)
New York, NY 10010

CUNY Baruch College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
32%
Application Deadline
February 1
SAT Range
1140-1320
ACT Range
Application Fee
$65
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
Yes
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Cost

Net Price
$9,116/ year
National
$15,403
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $5,273/ year
  • $30-48k
    $7,390/ year
  • $49-75k
    $11,351/ year
  • $76-110k
    $13,988/ year
  • $110k+
    $15,625/ year

Academics

Professors
B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
17:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
76%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.75 responses
36%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.80 responses
49%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.79 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
11,233Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
16%
Pell Grant
48%
Varsity Athletes
2%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 47 responses
Report
  • There is no "typical student". Diversity overrules
    60%
  • Stressed
    26%
  • Busy
    13%
  • Unhappy
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Poll
34%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.92 responses
Poll
61%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.109 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 53 responses
Report
  • Business-oriented
    68%
  • Diverse
    28%
  • Enthnically Diverse and fast paced
    2%
  • Tenacious
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$54,000/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
70%
National
48%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
88%
National
83%
83%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.54 responses
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An education at Baruch is one of NYC's tightly-held secrets. Whether in-state or out, the caliber of education received for the reasonable cost of tuition is a real deal. Good (sometimes great) professors, friendly colleagues, and an active Student Life Office makes Baruchan all-around good experience. Glad I transferred!
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My favorite thing about Baruch is how much it helped me learn about myself. The professors are very experienced and diverse and can introduce you to new perspectives on how to move forward. I would like to see a bit more school spirit, but it is primarily a commuter school so I understand why involvement isn't as high as it should be. Still, the student organizations and student life events can be quite useful in many regards - from professional development to stress relief - if you navigate them well. Once you get past the outward appearance of stuffy, career oriented business people, you'll find that Baruch has many students that are very down to earth.
I'm an accounting major and it's pretty rigorous. However, it prepares you for the real world. Class curriculuma are up to date and challenging. Some courses inclue excel and other software relat I've to your major. A major positive thing is Ifor you do well academically, become active on campus, and portray leadrship skills the recruiters will love you. They also provide resources such as textbook to borrow at the library, computer access, and professional development. The school is very professional and I really enjoy being a student.