Tool December 2017

Best Values in Colleges

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Queens College of the City University of New York (Queens, NY)

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Queens College of the City University of New York is ranked 77 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Public Colleges and is ranked 245 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 83%
Applicants who took ACT NA

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+3%
600-69914%
600+17%

SAT Math Score

700+7%
600-69926%
600+33%

ACT Score

30-36NA
24-29NA
24+NA

Students applied18,142
Students admitted7,499
Admission rate41%

Students per faculty14

4-year graduation rate31%

ANNUAL COSTS

In State

Tuition$6,530
Fees$608
Room and board$15,352
Estimated book expense$1,364
Total cost$23,854

Cost after need-based aid$16,071
Cost after non-need-based aid$18,004

Average debt at graduation$14,383

Out of State

Tuition$17,400
Fees$608
Room and board$15,352
Estimated book expense$1,364
Total cost$34,724

Cost after need-based aid$26,941
Cost after non-need-based aid$28,874

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$47,400

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met53%
Average need-based aid$7,783
Average non-need-based aid$5,850

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment16,326

Full-Time

Men5,290
Women6,403

Part-Time

Men2,002
Women2,631

Freshmen retained84%

# - Based on the median earnings of workers who started at a particular college 10 years earlier and who received federal financial aid. The data don't consider whether the student graduated or went on to graduate school.

NA - Not available


SOURCES - Peterson's Databases (© 2018 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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