CUNY Queens College Graduate Schools

CUNY Queens College (referred to as Queens College) is a Public, 4 years school located in Queens, NY. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at CUNY Queens College is $11,612 for New York residents and $21,042 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,998 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 19,700 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

CUNY Queens College (referred to as Queens College) is a Public, 4 years school located in Queens, NY. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree.
The school is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (7/1/1941 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Queens College Directory Information
School NameCUNY Queens College (Queens College)
Address65-30 Kissena Blvd, Queens, NY 11367
Phone718-997-5000
Webhttps://www.qc.cuny.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www2.cuny.edu/admissions/apply-to-cuny
Financial Infohttps://www.qc.cuny.edu/admissions/fa/Pages/default.aspx
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at CUNY Queens College is $11,612 for New York residents and $21,042 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,998 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 19,700 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 211 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Post-Master Certificate. Among them, 3 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$21,042
$11,612 for New York Residents
Student Population2,998
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Post-Master Certificate
Number of Programs211 graduate programs
(3 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at CUNY Queens College is $11,612 for New York residents and $21,042 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $470 for New York residents and $855 for out-of-state students.
CUNY Queens College offers the alternative tuition plansprepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan, including prepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan.
CUNY Queens College 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)3 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of CUNY Queens College is $11,612 for New York residents and $21,042 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
New York ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$10,450$522$19,320$522
2018-2019$10,770$522$19,920$522
2019-2020$11,090$522$20,520$522
2020-2021$11,090$522$20,520$522
2021-2022$11,090$522$20,520$522
The graduate school tuition & fees of Queens College is average compared to public graduate schools in New York. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the New York graduate tuition is $23,180 (public) / $24,827 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
CUNY Queens College$11,612$21,042
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
New York Graduate Schools$21,026$24,911
Public$12,295$23,180
Private$24,827
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $20,551 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at CUNY Queens College. On-campus living costs are decreased by -2.79% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $22,951. Off-campus living costs are decreased by -0.57% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$14,370$5,430$13,718$5,430
2018-2019$14,730$5,475$14,824$5,475
2019-2020$15,102$5,504$15,577$5,504
2020-2021$15,486$5,655$17,427$5,655
2021-2022$14,788$5,763$17,188$5,763
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $470 for New York residents and $855 for other students at CUNY Queens College. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
New York ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$440$805
2018-2019$455$830
2019-2020$470$855
2020-2021$470$855
2021-2022$470$855

Graduate Programs at Queens College

CUNY Queens College offers 124 graduate programs for Master's 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, 1,231 students have completed their study at CUNY Queens College.
Offered Degrees at CUNY Queens College
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree7301,024
Post Bachelor's Degree340158
Post Master's Degree17349
Total12431,231
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at CUNY Queens College by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Bilingual and Multilingual Education program with 53 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Accounting program with 121 completers.
CUNY Queens College offers 124 programs through Master's and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,231 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 1,024 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 158 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 49 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies [+] 0 completers-
Latin American Studies0-
Communication and Journalism [+] 12 completers-
Mass Communication/Media Studies12-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 17 completers-
Computer Science17-
Education [+] 433 completers-
Bilingual and Multilingual Education7-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Superintendency and Educational System Administration17-
Special Education and Teaching0$62,800
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs18-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs45-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Junior High/Middle School Special Education5-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs17-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services21$39,000
Elementary Education and Teaching51-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching50-
Art Teacher Education4-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education14-
Foreign Language Teacher Education5-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education1-
Mathematics Teacher Education29-
Music Teacher Education19-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching17-
Reading Teacher Education38-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education10-
Social Studies Teacher Education22-
Biology Teacher Education1-
Chemistry Teacher Education0-
French Language Teacher Education0-
Physics Teacher Education0-
Spanish Language Teacher Education3-
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist6-
Earth Science Teacher Education1-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor32$66,400
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics [+] 8 completers-
Linguistics1-
French Language and Literature1-
Italian Language and Literature1-
Spanish Language and Literature5-
English Language and Literature [+] 33 completers-
English Language and Literature21-
Creative Writing12-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities [+] 4 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies4-
Library Science [+] 94 completers$52,100
Library and Information Science94$52,100
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 16 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences8-
Neuroscience8-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 30 completers-
Mathematics14-
Statistics (other)16-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] 22 completers-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science22-
Philosophy and Religious Studies [+] 1 completers-
Philosophy1-
Physical Sciences [+] 17 completers-
Chemistry3-
Geology/Earth Science11-
Physics2-
Optics/Optical Sciences1-
Psychology [+] 68 completers-
Psychology19-
Clinical Psychology0$59,400
School Psychology32-
Applied Behavior Analysis17-
Social Sciences [+] 28 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology0-
Economics0-
Political Science and Government0-
Urban Studies/Affairs28$46,600
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 50 completers-
Fine/Studio Arts6-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation4-
Music Performance19-
Conducting0-
Jazz/Jazz Studies21-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 40 completers-
Audiology/Audiologist0-
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist15-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor25-
Business [+] 135 completers-
Accounting121$55,500
Management Information Systems and Services (other)0-
Actuarial Science1-
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)13-
History [+] 16 completers-
History16-
Total1,024
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies [+] 0 completers-
Latin American Studies0-
Italian Studies0-
Education [+] 147 completers-
Bilingual and Multilingual Education17-
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs0-
Elementary Education and Teaching0-
Secondary Education and Teaching0-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching0-
Art Teacher Education16-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education22-
Foreign Language Teacher Education8-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education4-
Mathematics Teacher Education4-
Music Teacher Education12-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching12-
Reading Teacher Education5-
Social Studies Teacher Education29-
Biology Teacher Education6-
Chemistry Teacher Education3-
French Language Teacher Education0-
Physics Teacher Education2-
Spanish Language Teacher Education5-
Earth Science Teacher Education1-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor1-
Library Science [+] 0 completers-
Children and Youth Library Services0-
Archives/Archival Administration0-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 0 completers-
Statistics (other)0-
Philosophy and Religious Studies [+] 0 completers-
Applied and Professional Ethics0-
Psychology [+] 8 completers-
Applied Behavior Analysis8-
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Sociology0-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 1 completers-
Music Performance1-
Music Technology0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling0-
Business [+] 2 completers-
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)2-
Total158
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (3 completers) 45 completers-
Bilingual and Multilingual Education1-
Educational Leadership and Administration1$95,500
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs4-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs12-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs10-
Elementary Education and Teaching8-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching0-
Mathematics Teacher Education0-
Reading Teacher Education1-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education0-
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist1-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor7-
Library Science [+] 0 completers-
Library and Information Science0-
Psychology [+] 0 completers-
Developmental and Child Psychology0-
School Psychology0-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 4 completers-
Music Performance4-
Visual and Performing Arts (other)0-
Total49

Graduate Student Population at Queens College

For academic year 2021-2022, total 2,998 students enrolled into CUNY Queens College graduate schools where it has total 19,700 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 474 full-time and 2,524 part-time graduate students. By gender, 872 male and 2,126 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
Total2,9988722,126
Full-time474135339
Part-tme2,5247371,787
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 1,297 White (43.26%), 241 Black/African American (8.04%), 718 Hispanic (23.95%), 528 Asian (17.61%), and 214 students with other races. 112 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,9988722,126
American Indian/Native American624
Asian528150378
Black/African American24164177
Hispanic718193525
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander707
White1,297404893
Two More892663
Un-Known000
Non-resident Alien1123379
CUNY Queens College offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 2,625 graduate students (87.56% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 361 graduate students (12.04% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total2,998
Enrolled Online Exclusively2,625
Enrolled Some Online Courses361
Not in Online Courses12
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at CUNY Queens College. 819 students are aged 20 to 24 (27.32% of total students), 115 students are aged above 50 (3.84%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at CUNY Queens College.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,9988722,126
Age 20-2113112
Age 22-24806191615
Age 25-291,119335784
Age 30-34503176327
Age 35-3923584151
Age 40-4920759148
Age 50-641072384
Over 64835

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