Queens College
#273 Overall Influence#1468 Desirability Rank

Queens College

College in New York City

From Wikipedia

Queens College is a public college in the Queens borough of New York City. It is part of the City University of New York system. Its 80-acre campus is located in the Kew Gardens Hills section of Queens with a student body that represents over 170 countries.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

18,862

Acceptance

48%

Graduation Rate

60%

Median SAT Score

1140

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$6,730

Fees (in-state)

$608

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$52,900

Employed

85%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

16K

Under-Grads

14K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

65-30 Kissena Blvd, Queens NY 11367

What is Queens College known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#73 World Rank #40 USA Rank
Anthropology
#113 World Rank #53 USA Rank
Literature
#226 World Rank #86 USA Rank
Philosophy
#209 World Rank #100 USA Rank
Sociology
#175 World Rank #101 USA Rank
Psychology
#247 World Rank #114 USA Rank
Biology
#326 World Rank #118 USA Rank
Mathematics
#356 World Rank #154 USA Rank
Computer Science
#284 World Rank #156 USA Rank
Political Science
#522 World Rank #166 USA Rank
Physics
#347 World Rank #170 USA Rank
Medical
#320 World Rank #175 USA Rank
History
#314 World Rank #210 USA Rank
Business
#439 World Rank #216 USA Rank
Education
#320 World Rank #227 USA Rank
Communications
#857 World Rank #298 USA Rank
Chemistry
#550 World Rank #314 USA Rank
Social Work
#722 World Rank #360 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#1528 World Rank #477 USA Rank
Economics

Other areas of influence

#307 World Rank #193 USA Rank
Nursing
#360 World Rank #261 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#638 World Rank #317 USA Rank
Law

Influential People

Who are Queens College's Most influential alumni?

Queens College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Literature, and Psychology. Queens College’s most academically influential people include Eric Wolf, Jerry Seinfeld, and Stanley Milgram.

Eric Wolf

American anthropologist

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Jerry Seinfeld
Jerry Seinfeld

American comedian and actor

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Stanley Milgram
Stanley Milgram

American social psychologist

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Jacob M. Appel
Jacob M. Appel

American author, bioethicist, physician, lawyer and social critic

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Toni Cade Bambara
Toni Cade Bambara

Author, activist, professor

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Lloyd Schwartz
Lloyd Schwartz

American poet

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Jon Favreau
Jon Favreau

American actor, director, and screenwriter

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Michael Savage
Michael Savage

U.S. radio talk show host and author

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Frank Kameny
Frank Kameny

American activist

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Adrien Brody
Adrien Brody

American actor

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Fran Drescher
Fran Drescher

American film and television actress, comedian, screenwriter, TV director, producer, author and activist

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Joy Behar
Joy Behar

American comedian, television host, actress and writer

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