|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||11:1|
|Dormitory capacity||650 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
CUNY Hunter College is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 28,510 applications and only 10,801 students were granted admission. CUNY Hunter College is at the #36 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 94% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1060 to 1260|
CUNY Hunter 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, 84% of CUNY Hunter College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 53% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,065 (which is 14.3% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at CUNY Hunter College in 2016-2017, was 165, which is 8% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,615 (which is 13% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, CUNY Hunter College has enrolled a total of 22,993 students (13,697 students full-time and 9,296 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 22,993 students, 1,862 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 32% men and 68% women and 16,723 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 6,270 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 85 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 12%
Non-resident alien: 5%
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 Hunter 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|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||10%||322|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||9%||302|
|Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences||4%||139|
|Visual And Performing Arts||4%||130|
|English Language And Literature/letters||2%||74|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||1%||29|
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 Hunter 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 Hunter College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $33,700. Last year, out of the total 3,798 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 3,380 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 4,170 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 3,586 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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