#57 Overall Influence

City College of New York

Senior college of the City University of New York in New York City

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

21,982

Acceptance

48%

Graduation Rate

47%

Median SAT Score

1155

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$6,730

Fees (in-state)

$410

Net Cost for 60k Income

$4,674

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$50,900

Employed

87%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

13K

Under-Grads

11K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

160 Convent Ave, New York NY 10031

Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this school influential?

#34 World Rank #30 USA Rank
Social Work
#37 World Rank #20 USA Rank
Psychology
#39 World Rank #35 USA Rank
Communications
#44 World Rank #21 USA Rank
Literature
#51 World Rank #43 USA Rank
Business
#56 World Rank #32 USA Rank
Law
#68 World Rank #33 USA Rank
Sociology
#74 World Rank #29 USA Rank
Chemistry
#74 World Rank #25 USA Rank
Physics
#75 World Rank #46 USA Rank
History
#76 World Rank #47 USA Rank
Computer Science
#77 World Rank #61 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#82 World Rank #58 USA Rank
Political Science
#84 World Rank #40 USA Rank
Economics
#90 World Rank #61 USA Rank
Engineering
#92 World Rank #49 USA Rank
Anthropology
#92 World Rank #33 USA Rank
Mathematics
#104 World Rank #37 USA Rank
Philosophy
#111 World Rank #70 USA Rank
Medical
#128 World Rank #67 USA Rank
Biology
#225 World Rank #106 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#257 World Rank #164 USA Rank
Nursing
#787 World Rank #232 USA Rank
Earth Sciences

Influential People

Who are City College of New York's Most influential alumni?

City College of New York's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Psychology, and Communications. City College of New York’s most academically influential people include Henry Miller, Bob Kahn, and Stanley Kubrick.

Henry Miller
Henry Miller

American novelist

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Bob Kahn
Bob Kahn

American Internet pioneer, engineer and computer scientist

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Stanley Kubrick
Stanley Kubrick

American filmmaker

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Abraham Maslow
Abraham Maslow

American psychologist

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Robert Aumann
Robert Aumann

Israeli-American mathematician

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Julian Schwinger
Julian Schwinger

American theoretical physicist

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Arthur Kornberg
Arthur Kornberg

American biochemist

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Jonas Salk
Jonas Salk

Inventor of polio vaccine

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Samuel R. Delany
Samuel R. Delany

American author, professor and literary critic

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John O'Keefe
John O'Keefe

American British neuroscientist, 2014 Nobel laureate in Physiology or Medicine

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Leonard Kleinrock
Leonard Kleinrock

American engineer and computer scientist

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Richard Herrnstein
Richard Herrnstein

American psychologist

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About This School

How does this school stack up?

The City College of the City University of New York is a public college of the City University of New York system in New York City. Founded in 1847, City College was the first free public institution of higher education in the United States. It is the oldest of CUNY’s 24 institutions of higher learning, and is considered its flagship college.
Source: Wikipedia