CUNY Hunter College

Acceptance Rate 35 %
SAT Average 1,260
Tuition & Fees $15,332
Student Population 23,202
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $8,109

Academic Overview

CUNY Hunter College Campus, New York, NY
CUNY Hunter College is a public, 4 or more years institute located in New York, New York. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $7,382 for New York residents and $15,332 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 23,202 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 35% and the graduation rate is 57% last year.
The salary after graduation from CUNY Hunter College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $51,800. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of CUNY Hunter College are $7,382 for New York residents and $15,332 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $11,398 for in-state students and $20,828 for out-of-state students.
CUNY Hunter College 2021 Tuition & Fees
New York ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Hunter College. The acceptance rate of Hunter College is 35% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 21%. The average graduation rate is 57% and the transfer-out rate is 27%. The average received amount of financial aid is $8,109 and 63% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 23,202 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for CUNY Hunter College is 35 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for CUNY Hunter College is 57 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for CUNY Hunter College is 27 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for CUNY Hunter College is 85 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for CUNY Hunter College is 23,202
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for CUNY Hunter College is 13 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,109 at CUNY Hunter College.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Hunter College offers 255 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate50
One but less than two years certificate20
Bachelor's Degree820
Post Bachelor's Degree290
Master's Degree1000
Post Master's Degree250
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship70
Doctor's degree - professional practice50

Special Learning Opportunities

CUNY Hunter College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:650)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

CUNY Hunter College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges