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COLLEGE PROFILE

City College of New York

New York, NY

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.

Web Sitewww.ccny.cuny.edu/
Institution TypePublic
CoeducationalYes
Undergraduate Students13,436
   Women6,873 (51.2%)
   Men6,563 (48.8%)
Graduate Students2,591

ADMISSION

Entrance DifficultyModerately difficult
Overall Admission Rate40% of 24,735 applicants were admitted
Early Action OfferedNo
Early Decision OfferedNo
Regular Admission DeadlineFebruary 1
Selection of Students
FactorVery ImportantImportantConsideredNot Considered
Academic GPAX
Standardized TestsX
EssayX
Extracurricular ActivitiesX
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPANot reported
SAT Math510-640 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading460-590 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing450-580 range of middle 50%
ACT CompositeNot reported

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of AttendanceNot available
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $6,740
Out-of-state: $17,210
Room and Board
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met84%
Average Freshman Award$9,012
Average Indebtedness of
2015 Graduates
$16,942

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
881
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 13% of classes
10-19 students: 30% of classes
20-29 students: 36% of classes
30-39 students: 17% of classes
40-49 students: 3% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes

CAMPUS LIFE

New York Population8,244,910
Nearest Metropolitan AreaNew York City
Freshman Housing Guarantee 
Students in College Housing 
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division III
MascotBeaver
Sororities 
Fraternities 

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
25.7% Asian
17.5% Black/African-American
38.0% Hispanic/Latino
1.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.4% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
16.3% White
0.0% Unknown
International Students5.8% from 140 countries
First-Year Students Returning87.4%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
11.1%
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
17.0%
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CLASS OF 2021 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.38 3.71 614 598 29
Low 2.30 3.01 510 460 20
High 4.00 4.40 770 680 34
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DID YOU KNOW?

• City College is nationally known as the public college with nine Nobel Laureates among its baccalaureate graduates.

• For its first century, 1847-1947, City College charged no tuition.

• City College's Colin Powell Center for Policy Studies brings politics, policymaking, research and education to life through real experiences.

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Annual Survey of Colleges 2016, copyright © 2016 The College Board. All rights reserved.
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