CUNY City College (CCNY) - public higher education institution in United States. CCNY began its activity in 1847. It has an urban campus located in New York City.

University ranking. CUNY City College is one of the most famous and prestigious universities in the world.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission board requests both the certificate of previous academic performance and examination results. Throughout the admission period more than 51 percent of applicants successfully enroll to the university. Nevertheless, in CCNY the ratio may vary dramatically depending on the study program. Traditionally the academic year is divided into semesters like in many other universities of United States. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 10,000 USD per year. CCNY is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 10,000 USD per year of study. Also the university allows students to participate in scholarship programs, that can dramatically reduce the cost of their tuition. More information about tuition fees and admission requirements can be found on the official website of the university(

The composition of the university. CUNY City College is average in size with a capacity of 15 thousand students. The admission committee accepts the applications from foreign citizens. At CCNY there are about 8% of foreigners. The education is conducted by 401 teachers and professors. The university provides its students with the opportunity to participate in the international exchange programs. To learn more about the students and alumni of the university you can visit the university’s social media pages: Flickr, Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of CCNY. The university has a functioning library. The university also provides dormitories for those who need them.
Ranking   744   153
Country United States
City New York City
Bachelor (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
4,999 USD/year.
Master (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
7,498 USD/year.
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
9,997 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
9,997 USD/year.
Living expenses $1,461 -2,736 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 50.54%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1847
Abbreviation CCNY
Teachers 401
Students 14,607
Foreigners 8%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Look behind, look here, look ahead
• Middle States Commission on Higher Education
• The City University of New York (CUNY)
• American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)
• Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU). Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
World ranking 744
Country ranking 153
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 744
ARWU Academic Ranking 301
Cost of living in New York City
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 845 1,536
Food 361 638
Transportation 93 206
Communications and utilities 95 104
Clothing 24 85
Sports and leisure 43 166
Total 1,461 2,736
Accommodation in New York City USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 853
Shared room in city centre 1,551
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 1,456
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 2,336
Alternative title
English CUNY City College
Russian Сити-колледж Городского университета Нью-Йорка
Arabic جامعة مدينة نيويورك -كلية مدينة
German City University of New York City College
Spanish Universidad de la Ciudad de Nueva York - City College
French Collège de ville de l'Université de la ville de New York
Japanese ニューヨーク市立大学 シティ校
Korean 뉴욕시립대학교 시티칼리지
Portuguese Universidade da Cidade de Nova York- Faculdade de Cidada
Chinese 纽约城市大学-城市学院
old City University of New York City College
alt CUNY City College
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