New York Colleges Key Statiistics

Average Tuition & Fees $21,158 ($6,636)
Average Acceptance Rates 65.77 %
Total Student Population 1,317,435
Average Graduation Rates 57.90 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 15.10 to 1

New York Colleges Overview

In academic year 2016-2017, there are 481 colleges universities in New York State - 118 public and 363 private schools. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

New York Colleges Distribution
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)211
Private (for-profit)152
4 Year or High242
2-4 Year100
Less than 2 year139

Average Academic Statistics for New York State Colleges

[chart] New York Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Acceptance Rate for New York colleges is 65.769953051643 %.
Average Graduation Rate for New York colleges is 57.903465346535 %
Average Transfer-out Rate for New York colleges is 26.624277456647 %
Average Retention Rate for New York colleges is 75.547425474255 %
Total Student Population for New York colleges is 1,317,435
Average Student to Faculty Ratio for New York colleges is 15.102564102564 %

New York Colleges Student Services

Next table summarizes the number of schools that provide student services by type.

Student Services at New York
Remedial services234 out of 481 Schools
Academic/career counseling service397 out of 481 Schools
Employment services for students285 out of 481 Schools
Placement services for completers328 out of 481 Schools
On-campus day care for students' children80 out of 481 Schools
Library facilities at institution412 out of 481 Schools

Offered Degrees At New York Colleges

New York colleges and universities are offering 14,343 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at New York State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate30319
One but less than two years certificate85747
Associate's Degree2,120179
Two but less than four years certificate550
Bachelor's Degree5,343163
Post Bachelor's Degree41767
Master's Degree3,434257
Post Master's Degree76645
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship91711
Doctor's degree - professional practice1188
Doctor's degree - other131

2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees For New York Colleges

For undergraduate schools, in academic year 2016-2017, the average tuition & fess for New York colleges is $6,636 for New York residents and $21,158 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $11,609 for in-state students and $21,811 for out-of-state students.

New York 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees
[chart] New York State 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees

Special Learning Opportunities at New York State

Next table shows the number of New York schools which are offering special learning by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at New York State
Online Completely2 out of 481 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes154 out of 481 Schools
Graduate Online Classes94 out of 481 Schools
ROTC65 out of 481 Schools
ROTC Army58 out of 481 Schools
ROTC Navy12 out of 481 Schools
ROTC Air Force44 out of 481 Schools
Weekend/Evening College164 out of 481 Schools
Teacher certificate110 out of 481 Schools
Study Abroad149 out of 481 Schools
Campus Housing200 out of 481 Schools
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.