CUNY City College Graduate School

CUNY City College (referred to as CCNY) is a Public, 4 years school located in New York, NY.
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of CCNY is $11,402 for New York residents and $20,832 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,560 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 14,489 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

CUNY City College (referred to as CCNY) is a Public, 4 years school located in New York, NY.
The school is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (7/1/1921 - Current[Estimated Date]).
CCNY Directory Information
School NameCUNY City College (CCNY)
Address160 Convent Ave, New York, NY 10031
Phone212-650-7000
Webhttps://www.ccny.cuny.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.ccny.cuny.edu/admissions/applications
Financial Infohttps://www.ccny.cuny.edu/financialaid
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of CCNY is $11,402 for New York residents and $20,832 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,560 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 14,489 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 218 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 1 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$20,832
$11,402 for New York Residents
Student Population2,560
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs218 graduate programs
(1 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio14 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at CCNY is $11,402 for New York residents and $20,832 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $470 for New York residents and $855 for out-of-state students.
CCNY offers the alternative tuition plansprepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan, including prepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan.
2023 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
New York Residents$11,402
Out-of-State$20,832
Tuition per Credit Hour
New York Residents$470
Out-of-State$855
CCNY offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)1 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, the graduate school tuition & fees of CUNY City College is $11,402 for New York residents and $20,832 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2022-2023 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022-2023 Graduate Tuition & fees
New York ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2018-2019$10,770$312$19,920$312
2019-2020$11,090$312$20,520$312
2020-2021$11,090$312$20,520$312
2021-2022$11,090$312$20,520$312
2022-2023$11,090$312$20,520$312
The graduate school tuition & fees of CCNY is average compared to public graduate schools in New York. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,499 and the New York graduate tuition is $23,151 (public) / $25,606 (private).
The following table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
CUNY City College$11,402$20,832
All Graduate Schools$15,996$19,499
Public$11,279$20,404
Private$19,608
New York Graduate Schools$21,016$25,488
Public$12,252$23,151
Private$25,606
For academic year 2022-2023, the living costs are $22,980 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at CCNY.
On-campus living costs are increased by 3.26% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $23,823. Off-campus living costs are increased by 3.80% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2018-2019$15,988$5,475$14,824$5,475
2019-2020$16,164$5,504$15,577$5,504
2020-2021$16,362$5,655$17,427$5,655
2021-2022$16,492$5,763$17,188$5,763
2022-2023$17,076$5,904$17,919$5,904
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $470 for New York residents and $855 for other students at CUNY City College. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
New York ResidentsOut-of-State
2018-2019$455$830
2019-2020$470$855
2020-2021$470$855
2021-2022$470$855
2022-2023$470$855
For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $41,912 for New York residents and $69,572 for out-of-state students.
The following table shows the tuition & fees for medical school at CCNY.
2022-2023 Law School/Medical School Tuition at CUNY City College
New York ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Medicine$41,600$312$69,260$312

Graduate Programs at CCNY

CUNY City College offers 131 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 993 students have completed their study at CUNY City College.
Offered Degrees at CUNY City College
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree810808
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship10020
Doctor's degree - other1083
Post Bachelor's Degree25139
Post Master's Degree14043
Total1311993
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at CUNY City College by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Educational Leadership and Administration program with 16 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor program with 71 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Medicine program with 83 completers.
CUNY City College offers 131 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 993 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 808 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 83 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 39 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 43 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture [+] 43 completers-
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning4-
Landscape Architecture8-
Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology31-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies [+] 10 completers-
American/United States Studies/Civilization10-
Communication and Journalism [+] 21 completers-
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication21-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 17 completers-
Information Science/Studies4-
Computer Science5-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance8-
Education [+] 278 completers-
Bilingual and Multilingual Education27-
Educational Leadership and Administration8$91,600
Special Education and Teaching-$64,000
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs11-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Junior High/Middle School Special Education44-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs--
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services--
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching-$53,300
Elementary Education and Teaching8-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching31-
Art Teacher Education13-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education6-
Health Teacher Education--
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education--
Mathematics Teacher Education5-
Reading Teacher Education3-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education7-
Social Studies Teacher Education6-
Biology Teacher Education7-
Chemistry Teacher Education2-
Physics Teacher Education1-
Spanish Language Teacher Education11-
Earth Science Teacher Education--
Environmental Education--
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)17-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor71$63,500
Engineering [+] 87 completers-
Engineering--
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering25-
Chemical Engineering6-
Civil Engineering12-
Computer Engineering6-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering18-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering9-
Mechanical Engineering11-
Engineering (other)--
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics [+] 17 completers-
Linguistics11-
Spanish Language and Literature6-
English Language and Literature [+] 35 completers-
English Language and Literature4-
Creative Writing31-
Rhetoric and Composition--
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 13 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences6-
Biochemistry6-
Biotechnology1-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 10 completers-
Mathematics10-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 28 completers-
Medieval and Renaissance Studies--
Computational Science13-
Sustainability Studies15-
Physical Sciences [+] 23 completers-
Chemistry8-
Geology/Earth Science7-
Physics8-
Psychology [+] 33 completers-
Psychology33-
Clinical Psychology--
School Psychology--
Human Services [+] 22 completers-
Public Administration22$48,500
Social Sciences [+] 44 completers-
Anthropology--
Economics26-
International Relations and Affairs18-
Sociology--
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 40 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts--
Digital Arts9-
Dance--
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts--
Film/Cinema/Video Studies11-
Fine/Studio Arts5-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation11-
Music--
Jazz/Jazz Studies4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 68 completers-
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist--
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist--
Physician Assistant35-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor33-
Business [+] --
Business/Managerial Economics--
History [+] 19 completers-
History19-
Total808
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering [+] 19 completers-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering5-
Chemical Engineering3-
Civil Engineering3-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering2-
Mechanical Engineering6-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] --
Biology/Biological Sciences--
Biochemistry--
Physical Sciences [+] --
Chemistry--
Physics--
Psychology [+] 1 completers-
Clinical Psychology1-
Total20
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 83 completers-
Medicine83-
Total83
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences [+] --
Computer Science--
Education [+] (1 completers) 21 completers-
Bilingual and Multilingual Education--
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs4-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Junior High/Middle School Special Education--
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs15-
Elementary Education and Teaching1-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching1-
Art Teacher Education--
English/Language Arts Teacher Education--
Mathematics Teacher Education--
Reading Teacher Education--
Social Studies Teacher Education--
Biology Teacher Education--
Chemistry Teacher Education--
Physics Teacher Education--
Earth Science Teacher Education--
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor--
Engineering [+] --
Chemical Engineering--
Civil Engineering--
Electrical and Electronics Engineering--
Mechanical Engineering--
Psychology [+] --
School Psychology--
Total39
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 31 completers-
Bilingual and Multilingual Education7-
Educational Leadership and Administration16-
Art Teacher Education4-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education1-
Mathematics Teacher Education--
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education--
Social Studies Teacher Education3-
Biology Teacher Education--
Chemistry Teacher Education--
Physics Teacher Education--
Spanish Language Teacher Education--
Earth Science Teacher Education--
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor--
Total43

Graduate Student Population at CCNY

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 2,560 students enrolled into CUNY City College graduate schools where it has total 14,489 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 812 full-time and 1,748 part-time graduate students. By gender, 933 male and 1,627 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,5609331,627
Full-time812332480
Part-tme1,7486011,147
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 722 White (28.20%), 409 Black/African American (15.98%), 738 Hispanic (28.83%), 394 Asian (15.39%), and 297 students with other races. 241 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,5609331,627
American Indian/Native American202
Asian394146248
Black/African American409135274
Hispanic738194544
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander312
White722307415
Two More512130
Un-Known000
Non-resident Alien241129112
CUNY City College offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 582 graduate students (22.73% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 705 graduate students (27.54% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total2,560
Enrolled Online Exclusively582
Enrolled Some Online Courses705
Not in Online Courses1,273

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