|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||12:1|
|Dormitory capacity||590 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
CUNY City College is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 20,642 applications and only 9,370 students were granted admission. CUNY City College is at the #43 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 0% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 95% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1000 to 1240|
CUNY City College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $13,440 and in-state students paid $6,330.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 87% of CUNY City College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 60% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,046 (which is 13.9% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at CUNY City College in 2016-2017, was 133, which is 8% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,938 (which is 6.9% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, CUNY City College has enrolled a total of 16,048 students (10,530 students full-time and 5,518 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 16,048 students, 1,474 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 48% men and 52% women and 13,317 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 2,731 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 4 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 16%
Non-resident alien: 7%
Two or more races: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at CUNY City College.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Architecture And Related Services||14%||210|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||13%||201|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||8%||126|
|Visual And Performing Arts||4%||67|
|English Language And Literature/letters||3%||39|
|Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies||2%||38|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of CUNY City College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of CUNY City College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $30,400. Last year, out of the total 3,279 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,853 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,946 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,563 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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