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Largest New York Colleges with Most Enrollment

New York University has the most students of 51,847 for academic year 2018-2019 in New York. University at Buffalo is ranked second with 31,503 students and Columbia University in the City of New York follows them with 31,077 students. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have most students by gender.
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Largest New York Colleges with Most Enrollment
NameTotal # of StudentsFemaleMale
1New York University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew York, NY
51,84729,81422,033
2University at Buffalo
Public, 4 or more yearsBuffalo, NY
31,50314,45017,053
3Columbia University in the City of New York
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew York, NY
31,07716,27414,803
4Excelsior College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAlbany, NY
30,00814,33015,678
5Stony Brook University
Public, 4 or more yearsStony Brook, NY
26,25613,54012,716
6Cornell University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsIthaca, NY
23,60011,90211,698
7CUNY Hunter College
Public, 4 or more yearsNew York, NY
23,20215,6857,517
8Syracuse University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSyracuse, NY
22,80311,90010,903
9St John's University-New York
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsQueens, NY
21,63512,7158,920
10CUNY Queens College
Public, 4 or more yearsQueens, NY
19,74611,2048,542
11CUNY Brooklyn College
Public, 4 or more yearsBrooklyn, NY
18,16110,6497,512
12CUNY Bernard M Baruch College
Public, 4 or more yearsNew York, NY
18,0298,7719,258
13SUNY at Albany
Public, 4 or more yearsAlbany, NY
17,9449,5958,349
14Binghamton University
Public, 4 or more yearsVestal, NY
17,7688,8098,959
15Fordham University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBronx, NY
16,5159,9886,527
16Rochester Institute of Technology
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsRochester, NY
16,4635,48610,977
17CUNY City College
Public, 4 or more yearsNew York, NY
16,0438,6037,440
18Long Island University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBrookville, NY
15,19610,2374,959
19CUNY Lehman College
Public, 4 or more yearsBronx, NY
14,78710,0674,720
20Pace University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew York, NY
13,3268,2285,098