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
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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
31%
Application Deadline
February 1
SAT Range
1150-1330
ACT Range
Application Fee
$65
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
Yes
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Cost

Net Price
$9,510/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $5,446/ year
  • $30-48k
    $7,761/ year
  • $49-75k
    $11,473/ year
  • $76-110k
    $14,242/ year
  • $110k+
    $14,852/ 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.83 responses
49%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.82 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
11,288Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
14%
Pell Grant
50%
Varsity Athletes
2%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 50 responses
Report
  • There is no "typical student". Diversity overrules
    58%
  • Stressed
    24%
  • Busy
    16%
  • Unhappy
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Poll
33%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.95 responses
Poll
59%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.112 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 56 responses
Report
  • Business-oriented
    70%
  • Diverse
    27%
  • Enthnically Diverse and fast paced
    2%
  • Tenacious
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$55,300/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
66%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
90%
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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Baruch college has so many classses available that would suit your specific interests. My major professors, especially advertising professors, are very professional and have years of experience working for top agencies in the industry. They give students not just great academic lectures, but also very good career development skills and advices. I was not sure of what I specifically want to do in marketing, but because of those professors, I was able to figure out what I want to focus on in terms of class and internship selections and my career goals.
Baruch is an all around good school. Although it is a commuter school, Baruch gives a great student life experience. It provides a good blend between of student life activity and academics. The professors are good resources and are very established. Their academic requirements for accounting are challenging and gives students room to grow within that field. They offer many campus resources that should be used by everyone that attends. Overall, Baruch is in the heart of New York City and provides convenience for many commuters.