CUNY Queensborough Community College
Bayside, NY 11364-1497

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 15,569
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Students with disability 4%
Student to faculty ratio 21:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

CUNY Queensborough Community College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Application Fee

$65
Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

CUNY Queensborough Community College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $7,680 and in-state students paid $4,800.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$8,427
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$4,800
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$7,680
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 79% of CUNY Queensborough Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 68% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,687 (which is 7.3% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at CUNY Queensborough Community College in 2016-2017, was 116, which is 4% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,301 (which is 5.6% below the national average.)

$4,687
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
$4,301
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
79%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, CUNY Queensborough Community College has enrolled a total of 15,569 students (9,105 students full-time and 6,464 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 15,569 students, 978 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 46% men and 54% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 23 students for distance studies.

15,569
Total Enrollment
978
Transfers

Student Diversity

Hispanic: 33%

Asian: 24%

Black/African American: 22%

White: 13%

Non-resident alien: 4%

Two or more races: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 1%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at CUNY Queensborough Community 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
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 26% 1,770
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 20% 1,332
Health Professions And Related Programs 12% 838
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 7% 446
Visual And Performing Arts 6% 393
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 3% 198
Physical Sciences 3% 198
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 2% 141
Communications Technologies/technicians And Support Services 1% 50
Engineering 1% 40

Graduation & Dropout Rates

22%
Graduation rate
national average: 30%

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 Queensborough Community College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

18%
Still enrolled
40%
Dropout rate
21%
Transfered out

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.

Earnings After College

$25,000
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of CUNY Queensborough Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $25,000. Last year, out of the total 4,243 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 3,607 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 4,364 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 3,709 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $25,000 $36,200
Employment Rate 85% 85%
Total Graduates 4,243 4,364

Campus Location

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