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New York Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate

This page lists the schools having low yield) in New York. The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is the percent of students who choose to enroll after having been offered admission. Higher yield means that more admitted students are finally enrolled into the school.
CUNY Medgar Evers College, has the lowest yield rate of 7.13% for academic year 2019-2020 in New York. Iona College is positioned second with 7.65% yield and Wells College follows them with 9%. Next table shows the schools that have low yield rates with admission statistics and acceptance rates. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the highest yield rates in New York.
New York Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate (2020)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1CUNY Medgar Evers College
Public, 4 or more yearsBrooklyn, NY
7.13% 13,771 12,432 886 90.28%
2Iona College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Rochelle, NY
7.65% 9,965 8,382 641 84.11%
3Wells College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAurora, NY
8.59% 1,848 1,537 132 83.17%
4Hofstra University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHempstead, NY
9.10% 24,425 16,728 1,523 68.49%
5Marymount Manhattan College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew York, NY
9.86% 5,570 4,431 437 79.55%
6Fordham University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBronx, NY
10.32% 47,930 21,988 2,270 45.88%
7Hartwick College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsOneonta, NY
10.38% 4,449 3,566 370 80.15%
8CUNY York College
Public, 4 or more yearsJamaica, NY
10.53% 14,633 10,658 1,122 72.84%
9New York Institute of Technology
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsOld Westbury, NY
10.61% 11,848 8,033 852 67.80%
10Adelphi University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGarden City, NY
10.95% 13,919 10,342 1,132 74.30%