48%

Acceptance Rate

$9,739

Avg.Financial Aid

002688

FAFSA Code

About City College (CCNY)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

16,043

Website

www.ccny.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

CUNY City College is a public university located in New York, NY. It was in 1847 when the CUNY City College was founded. CUNY City College believes in imparting education and contributing to society by focusing on innovation, research, education, and commitment. The motto of the university is Respice, Adspice, Prospice and its official colors are lavender, gray and white. In addition to over 13,030 undergraduate students, CCC also boasts of over 2,786 students in its postgraduate courses, taking the total enrollment to over 16,161. The school has an academic staff of 581 (full-time) 914 (part-time) who teach various courses to the students. At CUNY City College, around 78% of the students are 24 and under. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 52% of the students are females and 48% are males. Finally, at CCC around 39% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, 24% are Asian, and 15% are Black or African American. The college has produced several achievers in its 173 years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Clint Eastwood (Film Score Composer, Businessperson), Mark Hamill (Television producer, Film Producer), James Coburn (Actor, Voice acting), and Morgan Freeman (Businessperson, Television producer). 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. A total of 372 programs are currently offered by the varsity to the students. It includes both the residential as well as online programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.), ARC-PA (Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant), MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education), and NAAB (National Architectural Accrediting Board). $264 million (2010) is the total value of endowment of the CUNY City College.

Location & Contact

Address

160 Convent Ave

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 2126507000
Fax:
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Rankings

The ranking of a particular college helps a student decide where to apply, which is always a tough decision. The rankings of eductional institutions by Forbes and US News are considered a reliable source by applicants and experts. The ranking of a college is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success. However, CUNY City College doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications.

Admissions

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

15-Jan

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

48%

SAT Range

1040 - 1270

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.

$4,674

Average Annual Cost

$6,730

Books And Supplies

$1,364

Other Fees

$410

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

$15,988

Budget For Other Expenses

$5,475

Total One Year Cost

$29,967

Before applying to CCC, 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 $34,053. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

14:1

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

83%

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

50%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$6,455

Faculty Overview

64%

Male Professors

36%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Psychology, General

427 Graduates

Biology, General

281 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

123 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

111 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

106 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

102 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

86 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

82 Graduates

Economics

81 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

78 Graduates

Political Science and Government

76 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

69 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

68 Graduates

Sociology

63 Graduates

Music

60 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

56 Graduates

Civil Engineering

54 Graduates

Computer Science

54 Graduates

History

54 Graduates

Chemical Engineering

44 Graduates

Architecture

43 Graduates

Applied Mathematics

42 Graduates

Biomedical/Medical Engineering

36 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

36 Graduates

Computer Engineering

31 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

26 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

26 Graduates

Chemistry

25 Graduates

Environmental/Environmental Health...

24 Graduates

Bilingual, Multilingual, and Multic...

22 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

22 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

21 Graduates

Anthropology

20 Graduates

Mathematics

19 Graduates

Physics

18 Graduates

Non-Professional General Legal Stud...

14 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

11 Graduates

Philosophy

9 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

7 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

4 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

3 Graduates

Biotechnology

2 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

13,186

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

78%

Part-time

22%

Students Gender

Male

48%

US National: 44%

Female

52%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

14% White

0% Unknown

15% Black

39% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

6% Non Resident alien

24% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

2%

Out Of State

96%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$48,071 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

$12,586/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

Beavers

School Colors

violet

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

117

Total Female Athletes

75

Intramural Sports

17

Sports Club

1

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Soccer

Track and Field

Volleyball

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Fencing

Soccer

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

No

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The college offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $16,164 per year for living on campus. Several dining and meal plan options are available for the students at CCC. The college has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the college are 48% and 52%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$32,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$46,300/year

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

$0$100,000

$7,500

$24,866

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.

$78 - 258

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.

84%

Average Aid Per Year

$9,739

Students Receiving Federal Grants

67%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,343

Students Receiving State Aid

79%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,336

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

7%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,003

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$12,440

$30K - $48K

$10,630

$48K - $75K

$6,169

$75K - $110K

$3,663

> $110K

$604

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$72,479,810

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$2,006,461

In case the students at CUNY City 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. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $5,407, whereas the financial aid is $5,153. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $5,668 and institutional aid worth $5,153. At CCC, the total amount of need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $72,479,810 per year. On the other hand, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered in a year add up to $2,006,461.

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