CUNY Lehman College

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CUNY Lehman College can be found in Bronx, NY, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 17,000 students enrolled each year at CUNY Lehman College.

Most of the students admitted to this school have scored between 1010 to 1130 on the SAT exam. CUNY Lehman College accepts roughly 40% of those that apply each year. Of those that are accepted, around 13% of students enrolled. Based on historical acceptance rate data, the projected CUNY Lehman College acceptance rate 2021 is estimated to be 35%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall CUNY Lehman College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for CUNY Lehman College was reported as 37.8% in Fall 2020 with over 19,800 college 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 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for CUNY Lehman College has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 32.5%
  • 2017-2018: 35.0%
  • 2018-2019: 39.7%
  • 2019-2020: 37.8%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 34.6%

How Does CUNY Lehman College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for CUNY Lehman College is fifty percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

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Fordham University45.9%
Yeshiva University55.4%
CUNY City College46.5%
Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus92.2%
CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice40.5%

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 2020)

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