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CUNY York College
  • 4 Year
  • JAMAICA, NY

Report Card

grade C
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade B+
  4. Campus
    grade D minus
  5. Athletics
    grade C
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade C
  9. Dorms
    grade unavailable
  10. Campus Food
    grade unavailable
  11. Student Life
    grade D+
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

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CUNY York is a public college located in Queens, New York in the New York City Area. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 5,113 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the CUNY York acceptance rate is 73%. Popular majors include Psychology, Business, and Health Service Preparatory Studies. Graduating 35% of students, CUNY York alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $30,100.

About

94-20 GUY R. BREWER BLVD
JAMAICA, NY 11451
Branch of
CUNY System
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Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
City University of New York Athletic Conference

CUNY York College Rankings

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CUNY York Admissions

Acceptance Rate
73%
Application Deadline
February 1
SAT Range
880-1040
ACT Range
No data available  
Application Fee
$65
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$4,089 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$9,067 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
87%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
19:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
69%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 45 responses
49%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 57 responses
51%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 57 responses

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Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    34%
  • On Campus
    65%
  • Online
    1%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
5,113 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
3,003
Undergrads Over 25
22%
Pell Grant
73%
Varsity Athletes
2%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 38 responses
  • Friendly
    34%
  • Depends on the day
    32%
  • Independent
    18%
  • Anti-social
    11%
  • Outgoing
    5%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$40,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
35%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
88%
National
83%
66%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 35 responses

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