CUNY York College (York)

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CUNY York College can be found in Jamaica, NY, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. CUNY York College has an enrollment of over eight thousand students.

Most of the students admitted to York have scored between 830 - 980 on the SAT exam. Roughly 40 percent of all students which applied were accepted at York, and from those that were granted acceptance about 24 percent continued on to attend.

Overall York Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012

35.1%

The overall acceptance rate for CUNY York College was reported as 35.1% in Fall 2012 with over 13,300 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2019 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for CUNY York College has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 42.7%
  • 2009-2010: 41.0%
  • 2010-2011: 39.8%
  • 2011-2012: 32.9%
  • 2012-2013: 35.1%
  • Projected York Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 36.5%

How Does York Compare?

35.1%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for CUNY York College is fifty-eight percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

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Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology77.1%
SUNY Maritime College64.0%
Adelphi University68.1%
Pratt Institute-Main55.7%
CUNY Medgar Evers College91.4%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2012)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants13,31941.0%59.0%
Admitted4,67541.9%58.1%
Enrolled1,11137.8%62.2%
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