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LaGuardia is a public college located in Queens, New York in the New York City Area. It is a big institution with an enrollment of 10,838 undergraduate students. The LaGuardia acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Business, and Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Administration. Graduating 26% of students, LaGuardia alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $25,200.
About CUNY LaGuardia Community College...
Athletic Division
NJCAA Division III
Athletic Conference
Address
31-10 Thomson Ave
Long Island City, NY 11101

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Cost

Net Price
$6,670/ 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
    $5,890/ year
  • $30-48k
    $6,740/ year
  • $49-75k
    $9,448/ year
  • $76-110k
    $11,810/ year
  • $110k+
    $13,022/ year
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Academics

Professors
B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
24:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
72%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.95 responses
51%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.95 responses
56%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.94 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
10,838Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
28%
Pell Grant
70%
Varsity Athletes
0%
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  • Diverse
    100%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$33,200/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
26%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
84%
National
83%

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CUNY LaGuardia Community College Reviews

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I have enjoyed my time here at LaGuardia. You meet a lot of people who you can build lasting connections with. There are lots of great professors who are passionate about teaching & are great at it. The ASAP program at Lagcc is so helpful & I was fortunate enough to have gotten a great advisor. I like that LaGuardia is the home or rather second home to many international students. There are so many clubs to join, lots of tasty food options near the school or in the cafe & the campus itself is kept clean. I can say that for a 2 year LaGuardia is great. Although I find it hard to have friends here because many of the students are non traditional & are always on the go, I have met a lot of great people. The wellness center and writing center are resourceful. The library is great. You can relax throughout the campus.Overall I’d say LaGuardia is a great school to come to, you will meet many great students & Professors alike. You leave with more than what you came with. It’s worth it!
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I like LaGuardia college for many reasons. Most of all I met there the friendliest and most helpful professors and counselores. It also has very convenient location with many options to commute. It's very student orientated and paing attention to their needs. It's also most affordabe one among the others in the city. The college operates long hours so everyone can find the most accurate time of classes or come visit school office for any paperwork. In addition to that, school offers on campus child care for students with children which is very affordable and very convenient I helpful. This is the most right place to study in the New York City.
LaGuardia Community College is an amazing school that really cares for their students. They support their students in everything. All the resources are right in front of us, and it is our choice to choose between using them or not. LaGuardia trains the students to be stronger and ambitious. The rates of transferring to 4 year school are high!