40%

Acceptance Rate

$10,864

Avg.Financial Aid

007022

FAFSA Code

About Lehman College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

14,787

Website

www.lehman.cuny.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

MSCHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Lehman College is a public institution which is headquartered in The Bronx, New York. Since from when the college was established in the year 1931, this campus has been a destination for those seeking knowledge first as a home for the uptown branch of Hunter College, and later, a home to Herbert H. Lehman College, where the traditions of the campus have been build and further expanded the City University of New York’s mission in the Bronx.

Since 1968, Lehman has provided the gateway to a better life for more than 62,000 alumni.

  • The student-faculty ratio is 15:1. 

  • College accreditation - The college is regionally accredited and is recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE). 

  • The total population of the college is 13,329, in which 6,834 are full-time and 6,495 are part-time students.

There is a public university in Bronx, NY called CUNY Lehman College. It was in 1967 when the CUNY Lehman College was founded. Royal blue, vegas gold and white are the official colors of the CUNY Lehman College. In addition to over 11,978 undergraduate students, CLC also boasts of over 2152 students in its postgraduate courses, taking the total enrollment to over 14,130. The school has an academic staff of 883 who teach various courses to the students. At CUNY Lehman College, around 56% of the students are 24 and under. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 68% of the students are females and 32% are males. Finally, at CLC around 57% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, 27% are Black or African American, and 6% are Asian. In its 53 years of existence, CLC has produced several known personalities like Ron Perlman (Comedian, Actor), Eliot Engel (Politician), Letitia James (Politician, Lawyer), and José E. Serrano (Politician). The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Further, it boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. CLC offers a total of 335 undergraduate and graduate programs, including both residential and online. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by ADiA (American Dietetic Association), ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association), CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs), and CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education). $7 Million is the total value of endowment of the CUNY Lehman College.

Location & Contact

Address

250 Bedford Park Blvd West

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7189608000
Fax:
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Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a college and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the college has a ranking. The ranking of universities by Forbes is done keeping in mind common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others. Moreover, Forbes has placed CUNY Lehman College at the 491st position among other national universities.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

40%

SAT Range

980 - 1110

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$65

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$3,467

Average Annual Cost

$6,730

Books And Supplies

$1,364

Other Fees

$480

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$13,808

Budget For Other Expenses

$5,475

Total One Year Cost

$27,857

Before applying to CLC, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $33,231. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

16:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

81%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

48%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$900

Faculty Overview

45%

Male Professors

55%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

235 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

196 Graduates

Sociology

195 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

181 Graduates

Psychology, General

181 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

154 Graduates

Social Work

137 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

98 Graduates

Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Se...

91 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

77 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

60 Graduates

Computer Science

59 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

50 Graduates

Biology, General

49 Graduates

Anthropology

36 Graduates

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

33 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

31 Graduates

Public Health

30 Graduates

Economics

26 Graduates

Political Science and Government

26 Graduates

Mathematics

25 Graduates

History

23 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

21 Graduates

Journalism

14 Graduates

Philosophy

14 Graduates

Area Studies

13 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studi...

13 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

12 Graduates

Chemistry

11 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

11 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

10 Graduates

Dance

9 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

9 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

9 Graduates

Music

8 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

7 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

6 Graduates

Physics

6 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

5 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

4 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

3 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

2 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

2 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

12,639

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

53%

Full-time

62%

Part-time

38%

Students Gender

Male

32%

US National: 44%

Female

68%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

6% White

0% Unknown

26% Black

58% Hispanic

1% Two or more races

3% Non Resident alien

6% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

3%

Out Of State

97%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$41,652 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$10,406/year

Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

Meal Plan Available

No

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Lightning

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

162

Total Female Athletes

141

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. At CLC, $14,380 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. At CUNY Lehman College, students are offered well-cooked food keeping in mind their health and nutritional requirements. Additionally, the college offers a wide assortment of dining and meal options to the students. To ensure the safety and security of students, the college has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The college has enrolled around 32% male and 68% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$34,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$43,100/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$8,112

$18,846

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$84 - 196

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

88%

Average Aid Per Year

$10,864

Students Receiving Federal Grants

77%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,376

Students Receiving State Aid

86%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,165

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

5%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,064

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$12,867

$30K - $48K

$10,449

$48K - $75K

$6,432

$75K - $110K

$2,801

> $110K

$403

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$3,807,207

In case the students at CUNY Lehman College face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $5,469, whereas the financial aid is $5,113. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $6,037 as well as institutional aid worth $5,113. The non-need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to CUNY Lehman College amount to $3,807,207 per annum.

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