Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology
Flushing, NY 11369


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 1,545
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 14:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 200 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
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


Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology 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

Undergrad students
Graduate students

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology's tuition was $22,740 for all students regardless of residency (15.1% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

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

Average Net Price
National Average = $22,127
In State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 92% of Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 69% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $2,523 (which is 42.7% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology in 2016-2017, was 155, which is 62% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $2,820 (which is 52.2% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,400
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,895
Financial aid
National Average = 92%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology has enrolled a total of 1,545 students (1,276 students full-time and 269 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,545 students, 164 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 87% men and 13% women and 1,540 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 5 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 43 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Hispanic: 33%

Black/African American: 17%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 17%

White: 13%

Asian: 10%

Non-resident alien: 6%

Two or more races: 2%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 1%


Listed below are the 6 largest majors offered at Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology.

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
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 48% 399 0
Transportation And Materials Moving 22% 183 51
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 20% 166
Engineering 4% 32
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 1% 11
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 0% 2

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 55%

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 Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
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

Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology graduates 6 years after enrollment is $37,900. Last year, out of the total 538 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 490 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 632 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 544 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $37,900 $48,400
Employment Rate 91% 86%
Total Graduates 538 632

Campus Location

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