CUNY New York City College of Technology (City Tech)

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CUNY New York City College of Technology can be found in Brooklyn, NY, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. CUNY New York City College of Technology has an enrollment of nearly 18,000 students.

Roughly 90 percent of all applicant were accepted at CUNY New York City College of Technology, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 18 percent continued on to attend. Based on historical acceptance rate data, the projected City Tech acceptance rate 2021 is estimated to be 75%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall City Tech Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for CUNY New York City College of Technology was reported as 87.7% in Fall 2020 with over 21,500 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 New York City College of Technology has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 74.5%
  • 2017-2018: 77.2%
  • 2018-2019: 75.1%
  • 2019-2020: 87.7%
  • Projected City Tech Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 74.8%

How Does City Tech Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for CUNY New York City College of Technology is fifty-five percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Pratt Institute-Main55.5%
Pace University-New York78.7%
CUNY Medgar Evers College90.3%
The New School57.3%
CUNY Bernard M Baruch College43.5%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

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

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)

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