CUNY York College

Acceptance Rate 73 %
SAT Average 960
Tuition & Fees $15,308
Student Population 8,693
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,593

Academic Overview

CUNY York College is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Jamaica, New York. It is a Baccalaureate College - Diverse Fields by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $7,358 for New York residents and $15,308 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 8,693 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 73% and the graduation rate is 35% last year.
The salary after graduation from CUNY York College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $45,300. 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 York College are $7,358 for New York residents and $15,308 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $11,518 for in-state students and $20,948 for out-of-state students.
CUNY York College 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at York College. The acceptance rate of York College is 73% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 11%. The average graduation rate is 35% and the transfer-out rate is 39%. The average received amount of financial aid is $7,593 and 56% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 8,693 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for CUNY York College is 73 %.
Graduation Rate for CUNY York College is 35 %
Transfer-out Rate for CUNY York College is 39 %
Retention Rate for CUNY York College is 64 %
Student Population for CUNY York College is 8,693
Student to Faculty Rate for CUNY York College is 20 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,593 at CUNY York College.

Offered Degrees

York College offers 68 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 certificate60
Bachelor's Degree560
Master's Degree60

Special Learning Opportunities

CUNY York College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

CUNY York 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