CUNY Queens College (Queens)

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CUNY Queens College can be found in Queens, NY, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Nearly 22,000 students are enrolled at Queens.

Many students at this school scored in the range of 1040 (25th percentile) to 1200 (75th percentile) on the SAT. 49% of all those who apply are admitted to CUNY Queens College, from which 19% choose to attend. Based on historical acceptance rate data, the projected CUNY Queens College (Queens) acceptance rate 2021 is estimated to be 43%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall CUNY Queens College (Queens) Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for CUNY Queens College was reported as 48.8% in Fall 2020 with over 24,300 applications submitted to Queens. 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 Queens College has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 41.3%
  • 2017-2018: 42.7%
  • 2018-2019: 47.6%
  • 2019-2020: 48.8%
  • Projected Queens Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 43.1%

How Does CUNY Queens College (Queens) Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Queens is sixteen percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
CUNY York College72.8%
Pratt Institute-Main55.5%
Adelphi University74.3%
CUNY Bernard M Baruch College43.5%
CUNY Medgar Evers College90.3%

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
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • 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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