Tuition & Fees

$6,740

$13,850

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
6%
600-699
16%
500-599
34%
400-499
37%
300-399
6%
200-299
1%
700-800
12%
600-699
29%
500-599
45%
400-499
14%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
6%
600-699
16%
500-599
35%
400-499
35%
300-399
7%
200-299
1%
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undergraduateRatios

73%

27%

male

female

1
14

teacher

students

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Extremely Selective

6%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,530
Declined + 22,967
Total Received 24,497
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Public

12,889

undergraduate students

2,686

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Psychology
  2. Ias Education
  3. Communication/film/video
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Codes

SAT 2083
ACT 2950

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School Facts

City College, founded in 1847 as the Free Academy, is a public institution. Programs are offered through the College of Liberal Arts and Science and the Schools of Architecture, Education, and Engineering, and the Division of the Arts. Its 35-acre campus of Gothic and modern architecture is located in New York's St. Nicholas Heights section.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 15,575
Established in 1847
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Accredited by •  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education)
•  NAAB (National Architectural Accrediting Board)
•  NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)

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35-acre campus in Manhattan (New York City population: 8,405,837). Served by air, bus, and train. School operates transportation to local subway stations. Public transportation serves campus.

CUNY — City College
160 Convent Avenue
New York, NY 10031

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
4%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
6%
600-699
16%
500-599
34%
400-499
37%
300-399
6%
200-299
1%
700-800
12%
600-699
29%
500-599
45%
400-499
14%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
6%
600-699
16%
500-599
35%
400-499
35%
300-399
7%
200-299
1%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $65
Common application accepted no
Application deadline January 15 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Required of some
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted
SAT Reasoning only Required

Extremely Selective

6%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,530
Declined + 22,967
Total Received 24,497

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Interview
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

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Admissions Contact

Joseph Fantozz
Director of Admissions
P: 212 650-6977
F: 212 650-6417
admissions@ccny.cuny.edu

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $6,330
Room $10,386
Board $3,168
Additional fees $410
Books & supplies $1,248
Total $21,542

Financial Aid

Average financial aid
Not Reported

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Varsity Sports

M W
badminton
baseball
basketball
fencing
soccer
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
CUNY Athletic Conference (Division III), North Eastern Collegiate Volleyball Association (Division III)
Mascot
Beavers
School colors
violet
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
American Studies
Anthropology
Applied Urban Anthropology
Architecture
Architecture 5 year degree
Art
Art Education K-12
Asian/Latin American/Russian Studies
Bilingual Child Education
Bilingual Special Education
Bilingual-Child Education
Bilingual-Creole Education
Bilingual-Spanish Education
Bilingual/Spanish Education
Biochemistry
Biology
Biology 7-12 Education
Biology Education
Biomedical
Biomedical Engineering
Black/Puerto Rican/Jewish Studies
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Chemistry 7-12 Education
Chemistry Education
Child Education Certificate
Childhood Education
Civil Engineering
Comparative Literature
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Creative Writing
ESL Education
Early Childhood Education
Economics
Education/Bilingual/Spanish
Education/Biology
Education/Disabled Children/1-5
Education/Disabled Children/5-9
Education/Early Childhood
Education/Earth Science
Education/Literacy/5-12
Education/Mathematics
Education/Middle School Mathematics
Education/Middle School Science
Education/School District Administration
Education/School District Leadership
Education/Social Studies
Education/TESOL
Education/Theatre
Electrical Engineering
Electronic Design/Multimedia
Elementary Education
Engineering Management
Engineering/Earth Systems Science
Engineering/Earth Systems Science Environment
English
English Education
English Education 7-12
Environmental Education
Film
Geology
History
International Relations
International Studies
Landscape Architecture
Language/Literacy
Literacy Education 5-12
Literacy Education Birth-Grade 6
Management/Administration
Math/Science/Industry
Mathematics
Mathematics Adolescence Education 7-12
Mathematics Education
Mathematics/Science/Industry
Mechanical Engineering
Media Arts
Mental Health Counselor
Middle School Science Education
Multimedia
Music
Music K-12 Education
Philosophy
Physician Assistant
Physics
Physics Education
Political Science
Pre-Law
Psychology
Public Administration
Romance Languages
School Administration/Supervision Education
School District Administration Education
School Psychologist Education
Science Education
Secondary Education/Art
Secondary Science Education
Social Studies 7-12 Education
Social Studies Education
Sociology
Spanish
Special Education
Special Education Teaching
Speech
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
Theatre
Urban Design
Urban Legal
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Undergraduate

83%

12,889
students

Female
27%
3,460

Male
73%
9,429

Graduate

17%

2,686
students

Female
85%
2,271

Male
15%
415

undergraduateFull-time

48%

6,294
students

Female
28%
1,716

Male
72%
4,578

undergraduatePart-time

52%

6,595
students

Female
27%
1,744

Male
73%
4,851

Student Break-down

6%
Nonresident aliens
18%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
24%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
28%
Hispanic/Latino
18%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

18%

Transfer applicants accepted

87%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.00
College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

32

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

97%

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens
Countries most often represented Bangladesh
China
Ecuador
India
Jamaica
The Dominican Republic
Special services offered for international applicants

International Student Contact

Maribel Morua
Director, International Student & Scholar Services
212 650-8106
mmorua@ccny.cuny.edu

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