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Baruch College is a thriving urban, multicultural institution that attracts
motivated students of proven achievement who are committed to making their dreams a
reality. Their ability and drive, along with the superb education for which Baruch is known, have
established the College’s national and international reputation for excellence.
Located on Lexington Avenue in the Flatiron/Gramercy district of Manhattan, Baruch is
heart of the world’s most dynamic center of finance and culture. Within
reach of Wall Street and midtown, the Baruch campus accommodates more than 15,000 full-time
and part-time students enrolled in day, evening and weekend classes.
Renowned for its programs in liberal arts, public affairs and business, Baruch offers 26 undergraduate
majors, 43 undergraduate minors and 39 graduate-level specializations and programs
throughout three schools.
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BARUCH COLLEGE Admission: (646) 312-1400
151 East 25th Street Financial Aid: (646) 312-1360
New York, New York 10010 www.baruch.cuny.edu
THE FACTS respected business schools in the
country, offering nine undergraduate
majors. The Accelerated Part-Time
» Baruch ranks among the top 33 (APT) MBA program is ranked 22nd
universities in the Northeast that
in the nation by U.S. News & World
offer a full range of undergraduate
Report (“America’s Best Graduate
and master’s programs and is
Schools 2009”), making it second
among the top six of those
in New York City.
U.S. News & World institutions that are public (U.S.
Report named Baruch News & World Report, “America’s » Baruch’s innovative, award-
Top Colleges 2008”). winning Newman Vertical Campus,
the most ethnically » The Weissman School of Arts and an 800,000 square-foot structure,
diverse institution Sciences offers 13 departments
occupies nearly an entire city block
and serves as the College hub.
of higher education and 40 areas of study as well as a
With more than 100 high-tech
in the U.S. unique major enabling students to
classrooms, cafés, an athletic
tailor interdisciplinary programs.
complex and a performing arts
According to Crain’s » The School of Public Affairs center, the Vertical Campus
New York Business, provides a rigorous academic provides the atmosphere of a
program for students who are traditional college campus in an
Baruch’s Zicklin School interested in careers in public urban setting.
of Business “sets a new policy, government, real estate and
standard” with its the nonprofit sector. It’s the only
» The Baruch College Honors
Program offers high-achieving
full-time MBA program. fully accredited undergraduate
students special interdisciplinary
program in real estate and
and honors courses as well as
metropolitan development in
Baruch College is New York.
mentorships and internships.
ranked the fifth best » More than 150 campus clubs and
public college in New » Baruch’s School of20 percent in the
ranked in the top
organizations represent the
York State (U.S. News & academic, artistic, cultural,
nation for its Master of Public
professional and athletic interests
World Report, 2005). Administration program by U.S.
of Baruch students. Intercollegiate
News & World Report (2006).
sports include basketball, tennis
» The Zicklin School of Business is and volleyball.
the largest and one of the most
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An innovative, four-year liberal arts college with an international
reputation for academic excellence, Brooklyn College offers an exceptional education for
undergraduate and graduate students as well as an amazing campus renowned
for its beauty, friendliness and diversity.
Cited as “a bright spot” in American higher education by the National Endowment for the
Humanities, Brooklyn College offers more than 130 majors and a widely acclaimed
core curriculum that gives every student a strong foundation in academic knowledge
and cultural awareness.
of the nation’s most
Brooklyn College has a well-earned reputation as one
distinguished institutions of higher education. Among its many strengths,
Brooklyn College offers a remarkable faculty, first-rate programs and an absolute
commitment to student success.
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BROOKLYN COLLEGE Admission: (718) 951-5001
2900 Bedford Avenue Financial Aid: (718) 951-5051
Brooklyn, New York 11210 www.brooklyn.cuny.edu
THE FACTS » The Brooklyn College Scholars
Program—the oldest honors
» The Freshman Year College, which program in the CUNY system—
functions as a “college within the offers a variety of special programs
college,” provides academic and for the College’s most ambitious
social support that helps first-year and highly qualified students.
students make that all-important » The Brooklyn College Library is the
transition to college life. largest library in the CUNY system.
The Princeton Review, » Brooklyn College faculty members With 6.5 acres of floor space, it holds
are highly trained scholars and 1.3 million volumes and seating for
in its nationwide survey more than 2,300, as well as a Library
dedicated teachers, including
of 345 schools, ranked Pulitzer Prize winners, Café that is open 24 hours a day
Brooklyn College #3 world-famous researchers and during the academic year.
for best academic value. internationally known artists » Brooklyn College offers a wide
and composers. variety of extracurricular activities,
In 2002, The Princeton
Review ranked Brooklyn » Through the Center for Achievement
including more than 140 student
in Science Education (CASE), organizations. The College also
College #1 for most Brooklyn College offers many sponsors 14 NCAA Division III
beautiful campus and opportunities for traditionally athletic teams and numerous
underrepresented students intramural teams.
#5 for a friendly
and diverse campus.
interested in science, medicine, » Brooklyn College produces
scientific research and technology. successful graduates. More than
CASE programs offer financial 80 percent of our students
support, faculty mentoring, plan to continue their education
academic counseling, research in graduate programs. Hundreds
opportunities and internships. of our alumni hold positions as
CEOs, presidents and vice
presidents in the finance,
business and computer and
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Accounting - Dietetics/food & Nutrition
The City College of New York (CCNY)
Since its founding in 1847, The City College of New York has emphasized academic
excellence combined with access to higher education. This strategy has
produced remarkable results. Recognized as a premier public institution of higher education,
CCNY is one of America’s great educational success stories.
The City College began as a way to offer higher education to the children of the
working class and immigrants. Located on 36 beautiful acres in upper Manhattan,
CCNY is a microcosm of New York City—it has one of the most diverse student bodies of any
college in America.
The City College tradition is of economic and social advancement—and of excellence. CCNY is the
alma mater of nine Nobel Prize winners and countless successful
individuals in all fields of human endeavor.
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The City College of New York (CCNY)
THE CITY COLLEGE OF NEW YORK Admission: (212) 650-6977
160 Convent Avenue Financial Aid: (212) 650-5819
New York, New York 10031 www.ccny.cuny.edu
THE FACTS » The distinguished program in
biomedical engineering prepares
» CCNY is one of the nation’s leading students to use traditional
producers of engineering engineering expertise to analyze
graduates and medical students and solve problems in biology
from racial and ethnic minorities. and medicine.
Nine CCNY » Overall, CCNY’s medical school » The art department’s B.F.A. in
graduates have admissions rate is well above the electronic design and multimedia
won the national average, with more than offers professional training in
75 percent of first-time applicants design for print, interactive media
Nobel Prize. admitted during the past decade. and the web.
CCNY ranks among » The College has more full-time » The music department has a
doctoral students in campus- distinguished faculty and some
the top 12 institutions of the nation’s finest facilities
based programs than all of the
nationwide in the other CUNY colleges combined. for music training and audio
number of graduates » CCNY offers students a wide engineering.
who have been variety of social and athletic » CCNY participates in the Macaulay
elected to the activities, including more than Honors College program and offers
90 campus clubs, organizations, a freshman honors program for
prestigious National qualified students interested in
and intercollegiate and
Academy of intramural sports. advanced research work and
Engineering. » Special programs include four-year independent study.
bachelor’s and master’s » CCNY conducts exchange
CCNY has the programs in anthropology, programs with universities in the
largest economics, English, history, People’s Republic of China, Israel,
undergraduate mathematics, mathematics Japan, Africa, the Americas
education and psychology. and Europe.
program in the
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College of Staten Island
The College of Staten Island (CSI) is a comprehensive college within CUNY whose
mission is academic excellence leading to personal growth and professional success. The College
offers 35 academic programs, 15 graduate degree programs and challenging doctoral programs in
cooperation with the CUNY Graduate Center.
CSI helps the students achieve academic and career success by offering
strong programs in liberal arts and a wide range of professional programs. The campus reflects the
city’s diversity, as CSI students, many of whom are working adults attending
evening classes, come from more than 50 countries around the world.
The College’s parklike 204-acre campus includes state-of-the-art classrooms, laboratories
and studios. The campus’s noteworthy buildings include the Astrophysical Observatory, the
Biological Sciences /Chemical Sciences Building, the CSI Center for the Arts and the CSI Library.
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College of Staten Island
COLLEGE OF STATEN ISLAND Admission: (718) 982-2010
2800 Victory Boulevard Financial Aid: (718) 982-2030
Staten Island, New York 10314 www.csi.cuny.edu
THE FACTS » Students accepted into the nursing
program can earn associate
» CSI offers daytime, evening, degrees and go on to study for
weekend and summer classes. bachelor’s degrees in the College’s
» A unique orientation program called
CLUE, the College Life Unit » The accredited engineering science
Experience, helps new students bachelor’s degree program has
make a smooth transition to produced many successful
college life. professional engineers.
» CSI participates in the Macaulay » Students interested in teaching
Honors College. careers can study early childhood,
elementary or secondary education.
On-campus research » CSI recently launched the
centers include the Verrazano School, a selective » Facilities in the Department of
program that expands upon the Performing and Creative Arts
Center for Environmental College’s successful Learning include an experimental black-box
Science, the Center for Communities model. theater, editing studios, a screening
room and a graphic design and
Developmental Research » Students aspiring to leadership desktop publishing laboratory.
Neuroscience and positions in business may
specialize in accounting, finance, » The Laboratory Sciences Building
Developmental international business, houses an aviary and greenhouse
Disabilities and the management or marketing. as well as laboratories for teaching
Center for Engineered » CSI students can choose study- and research in biology, chemistry
Polymeric Materials abroad programs in more than 20
nations, including year-round » The Sports and Recreation Center,
programs in China, Ecuador, open to all CSI students, provides
Greece and Italy. a splendid venue for the College’s
many championship teams.
» CSI has a growing international
reputation in the fields of polymer » Cutting-edge faculty research has
and biopolymer chemistry research. brought CSI international acclaim
as well as millions of dollars in
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Founded in 1870, Hunter is one of the oldest and most distinguished public colleges in the nation.
It’s also the largest college in the CUNY system. Hunter provides undergraduate and
graduate students alike with first-rate programs in the liberal arts and sciences and
professional fields including education, health care professions, nursing and social work.
Located in the heart of bustling Manhattan, Hunter serves over 21,000 students pursuing both
undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 170 different programs of study.
Hunter is an urban leader in educating a diverse student body. The College
maintains distinct leadership in educating women and providing educational opportunities for
With a world-renowned faculty and the myriad opportunities found in New York City, Hunter
is a comprehensive teaching, research and service institution, with stellar social work and education
schools as well as a top-rated health science program.
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HUNTER COLLEGE Admission: (212) 772-4490
695 Park Avenue Financial Aid: (212) 772-4820
New York, New York 10021 www.hunter.cuny.edu
THE FACTS » Hunter produces more female
graduates who go on to earn
» Hunter is made up of four Ph.D.s than any other college in
schools: Arts and Sciences, the nation.
Education, Health Professions » Hunter is the only college in
and Social Work. the world whose roster of alumni
Hunter College » The College’s main campus is includes two female Nobel
has been listed in the located on Manhattan’s East Side laureates.
new edition of Barron’s at 68th Street and Lexington » Hunter graduates are frequent
Avenue. A modern complex of four
“Best Buys in College buildings connected by skywalks
recipients of coveted prizes and
awards, including Fulbright,
Education”–the only houses the Schools of Arts and Mellon, Howard Hughes
CUNY school to receive Sciences and Education. Predoctoral and Truman
such recognition. The » Hunter’s innovative Block Program scholarships and fellowships.
allows first-year students to They are also regularly accepted
prestigious publication into graduate programs at many
earn general education credits
quoted one recent while exploring possible careers of the nation’s most prestigious
Hunter graduate as and majors. universities.
saying the school offered » The Schools of the Health » Many Hunter students participate
a rewarding educational Professions, which includes the in campus clubs, intramural
Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing, sports and intercollegiate
experience that athletic teams.
one of the largest nursing schools in
“culturally and politically the nation, and the distinguished » Hunter offers what is widely
is more different, more School of Health Sciences, are considered the premier athletic
diverse and more located at Hunter’s Brookdale program in CUNY.
campus on East 25th Street.
radical than what most
mainstream » In the past decade, 61 percent
of Hunter applicants were
or Ivy League accepted to medical school,
colleges provide.” a rate 25 percent higher than
the national average.
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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
An international leader in educating for justice, John Jay College of Criminal Justice offers a rich
liberal arts and professional studies curriculum to a diverse student body in a vibrant urban setting.
In teaching and research, the College defines justice both narrowly, with an eye
to the needs of criminal justice and public service agencies, and broadly and
humanistically, in terms of enduring questions about fairness, equality and the rule of law.
John Jay College has an ethnically diverse student body of more than 14,000 students. The
majority are students who plan careers in public service. Many are members
of uniformed criminal justice and fire agencies.
The strength, reputation and vitality of the College are embodied in the commitment to academic
excellence maintained by its faculty— many of whom are recognized experts in their
fields. They conduct critical research in areas such as violent behavior, DNA analysis, drug abuse
trends, child aggression, sexual abuse, eyewitness reliability, criminal law, police methods
and crime reduction strategy.
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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
JOHN JAY COLLEGE OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE Admission: (212) JOHN-JAY
899 Tenth Avenue Financial Aid: (212) 237-8151
New York, New York 10019 www.jjay.cuny.edu
THE FACTS » John Jay’s Lloyd Sealy Library
houses one of the world’s premier
» Undergraduate degrees are criminal justice libraries. With
offered in twenty-one criminal unique holdings of 440,000 books,
justice-related majors: computer periodicals, microforms and digital
information systems in criminal collections, the Library supports
justice and public administration, the general education and
correctional studies, criminal curricular aims of the College
justice, criminal justice and provides opportunities for
administration and planning, extensive research in the social
The College is criminology, deviant behavior and sciences, criminal justice, forensic
named in honor of social control, economics, English, psychology, forensic science and
the first Chief Justice fire science, fire and emergency related fields.
of the United States service, forensic psychology, » In recognition of the complexity
forensic science, gender studies, and universal impact of crime
Supreme Court. global history, government, on public safety, the College
international criminal justice, fosters the exchange of ideas
John Jay’s faculty judicial studies, justice studies, and cooperation with practitioners,
consists of recognized legal studies, police studies, educators, researchers and policy
authorities in criminal public administration and security makers from around the world.
justice that the » Located in mid-Manhattan, John
media, other » The graduate program offers of
master’s degrees in six areas
Jay’s campus is just a short walk
from two of the world’s most
educational institutions specialization: criminal justice, renowned centers for music and
and government forensic psychology, forensic dance—Carnegie Hall and
regularly solicit for science, public administration, Lincoln Center. Its West Side
security management and neighborhood is dotted with
their expertise. forensic computing. The doctoral dozens of cafés and coffee houses.
programs in criminal justice and
in forensic psychology offered
by CUNY are also centered at
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The College is named after Herbert H. Lehman, the legendary New York governor, senator and
humanitarian. It was founded in 1968 and has graduated over 50,000 men and
women who have gone on to achieve distinctive careers in business,
government, arts, social services and other fields.
Lehman’s beautiful, tree-lined, 37-acre campus is located in a residential section of the northwest
Bronx along the historic Jerome Park Reservoir. The only public baccalaureate college in the Bronx,
Lehman enrolls over 11,000 students of all ages, nationalities and
than 90 undergraduate and graduate degree programs
and specializations, Lehman College is committed to meeting the educational needs of
its students, offering a quality liberal arts education and preparation for successful careers
and advanced study.
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LEHMAN COLLEGE Admission: (877) LEHMAN-1
250 Bedford Park Boulevard West Financial Aid: (718) 960-8545
Bronx, New York 10468 www.lehman.cuny.edu
THE FACTS » High-achieving students take
advantage of programs like the
» Outstanding facilities, a friendly Macaulay Honors College at
campus atmosphere and Lehman, the Lehman Scholars
accessible faculty create an Program and Minority Access to
academic environment that helps Research Careers (MARC).
The Freshman Year Lehman students excel. » Lehman helps students make the
Initiative (FYI) is an » Lehman’s multilingual journalism right decisions about careers and
program is the only program of its graduate education. The Career
award-winning, kind in the nation. Services Office provides career
nationally recognized counseling, on-campus interviews
» Lehman has an average class size and workshops on selecting
program offering of just 19 students. Students often majors, resume writing and
first-year students a collaborate with faculty on interview techniques.
supportive and research projects.
» Renowned faculty members
carefully structured » Lehman’s tradition of one-on-one include Academy Award-winning
college experience. mentoring has helped to establish composer John Corigliano, recent
the College’s excellent record of U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins
student acceptance to medical,
The College’s law and graduate schools,
and several notable scientists.
original graystone, including some of the nation’s » Athletic and recreation facilities
Tudor Gothic style most prestigious programs. include two full-size gymnasiums
that house an indoor track, fitness
buildings were » A wide range of programs support and free-weight rooms, dance and
constructed in the and enrich the Lehman experience, aerobics studios, four racquetball
including an award-winning
1930s and served Freshman Year Initiative and the
courts and one of the area’s
largest indoor swimming pools.
as the interim Adult Degree Program for students
campus of the 25 and older.
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Macaulay Honors College
Macaulay Honors College is the flagship honors program for The City University of New York
(CUNY). As University Scholars, Macaulay students receive full-tuition scholarships,
individualized advising, opportunity grants for study-abroad and research and an
exclusive curriculum that explores the history as well as the cultural, scientific, economic and social
challenges of New York City.
Macaulay students take advantage of CUNY’s diverse range of academic programs in an engaging
and supportive environment. They enroll in and receive their degrees from one of
the seven CUNY partner schools— Baruch College, Brooklyn College, The City College
of New York, the College of Staten Island, Hunter College, Lehman College or Queens College —
establishing a unique dual identity that will be with them for life.
In addition to financial benefits and specialized advising, Macaulay scholars also receive
laptops with full technical support and New York Cultural Passports for free or
discounted entry to hundreds of New York cultural institutions and performances.
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Macaulay Honors College
MACAULAY HONORS COLLEGE Admission: (212) 729-2929
35 West 67th Street Financial Aid: contact the host college
New York, NY 10023 www.macaulay.cuny.edu
THE FACTS majors, global learning, graduate
and professional mentoring,
community engagement and
» Interdisciplinary City Seminars faculty-student research
combine primary research and
classroom discussions with hands-
Our students have on experiences designed to deepen » All Macaulay students perform a
understanding of the institutions minimum of 30 hours of
been selected for and people of New York. community service, both locally
Rhodes, Truman, and around the world. Students
» The Macaulay Opportunities Fund
Fulbright and Ford is available to all Macaulay
have worked on affordable housing
Foundation scholarships efforts with Habitat for Humanity
students to support study abroad
and have traveled to Accra, Ghana
and fellowships, and research in a wide variety of
to work on anti-malaria efforts.
countries and professional paths.
among others. More than 75 percent of Macaulay » Ninety-five percent of Macaulay
students access the Opportunities students plan to continue their
Thirty percent of Fund to study abroad. education beyond a bachelor’s
Macaulay's » Macaulay students complete degree: 35 percent plan to pursue
a master’s degree, 25 percent a
Class of 2012 are internships at leading companies
doctoral degree and 35 percent
and organizations in media, law,
first-generation college medicine, government, nonprofit
a professional degree such as
students, and more medicine or law.
and culture and are welcomed for
than 60 percent are on-site visits and mentorships. » The Macaulay building on
Participating organizations have 67th Street has become a hub
immigrants or children included the American Ballet of intellectual activity on the
of immigrants. Theatre, HBO, New York Life Upper West Side. Each year, CUNY
Insurance, the United Nations, and non-CUNY organizations
Members of the Google and Duane Morris LLP. alike bring more than 100
meetings, events and symposia
Macaulay Class of 2009 » Through the Macaulay Advising to Macaulay’s spaces, which
Program, each student develops a
performed over 18,000 coordinated, individualized
include a reading room, commons,
hours of community lecture hall, screening room
academic program that includes
service during their courses selected from over 210
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Medgar Evers College
Founded in 1970, Medgar Evers is CUNY’s newest four-year college. Named in honor of the slain
civil rights leader Medgar Wiley Evers, the College serves the central Brooklyn
community, helping students to acquire the intellectual, creative and
social tools they need to achieve lifelong success while making a difference in our world.
Medgar Evers College offers a unique blend of academic excellence and
real-world experience with nearly 100 major areas of study. The College combines
world-class resources, diverse students, top-rated professors and New York excitement—
all within a friendly campus community.
Access and academic excellence are essential aspects of the
Medgar Evers mission. A comprehensive, community-minded college with a diverse
faculty and student body, Medgar Evers provides a strong foundation for professional
achievement and advanced study.
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Medgar Evers College
MEDGAR EVERS COLLEGE Admission: (718) 270-6024
1650 Bedford Avenue Financial Aid: (718) 270-6141
Brooklyn, New York 11225 www.mec.cuny.edu
THE FACTS » Medgar Evers College has
developed many effective
» Medgar Evers College offers both enrichment and support services
bachelor’s and associate degree that supplement and enhance
programs, with convenient day, regular course offerings. These
evening and weekend classes to fit include: postsecondary instruction
The Center for Black student schedules. in basic skills, English as a Second
Literature is a nationally Language (ESL) and bilingual
» Medgar Evers is a multicultural
known program community, with students and
teacher educational programs for
non-native English speakers,
that attracts nationally faculty members reflecting the career planning courses, peer and
and internationally diversity of the surrounding group counseling, degree
Brooklyn community. Students and
recognized individuals in their families have roots in some
programs for paraprofessional
teachers’ aides, the Freshman Year
the field of literature. 75 countries, and faculty members Experience Program and a Student
represent five of the Earth’s seven Advocacy Support Services Center.
The Study-Abroad continents.
Program enables » The College’s highly accomplished » Medgar Evers College offers
assistance to members of the
students to study in faculty includes a Fulbright community, students, faculty and
Brazil, Ghana, West Scholar, a CUNY Distinguished alumni through its many centers.
Professor, American Council of
Africa, Japan, Australia, Education Fellows and many
These include the Caribbean
Research Center, the Center for
Nigeria and other recipients of research awards and Black Literature, the Center for
countries. other professional honors. The Law and Social Justice, the Center
majority of Medgar Evers faculty for Professional Education, the
The School of Business hold doctorates or the terminal Center for Women’s Development
degree in their disciplines.
is accredited by and the Jackie Robinson Center for
the Association of
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New York City College of Technology
City Tech, CUNY’s four-year college of technology, is the largest public college of
technology in New York State and a national model for technological education.
Technology is more than just the subject matter at City Tech. Advanced technology and access to
cutting edge equipment support teaching and learning in every portion of the College. The City Tech
experience provides a setting where students prepare for tomorrow’s workforce, where knowledge of
the most advanced technology is a necessity, not a luxury.
City Tech enrolls about 15,000 students in 64 baccalaureate, associate and specialized certificate
programs. It also serves more than 15,000 students annually through its
Division of Continuing Education.
Located at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge, adjacent to the MetroTech Center academic and
commercial complex, City Tech offers a number of unique programs, several
of which are unduplicated not only within CUNY but throughout the entire Northeast.
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New York City College of Technology
NEW YORK CITY COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY Admission: (718) 260-5500
300 Jay Street Financial Aid: (718) 260-5700
Brooklyn, New York 11201 www.citytech.cuny.edu
THE FACTS » Students can reinforce academic
skills and gain career experience
» City Tech’s innovative degree by taking advantage of credit-
programs allow graduates to bearing internships and research
pursue careers in the architectural opportunities at prestigious
and engineering technologies, national science laboratories.
Year after year, U.S. computers, entertainment and » City Tech is home to the largest
News & World Report lists health professions, human architecture program in the U.S.,
City Tech among the most services, advertising and testimony to the value of the
publishing, hospitality, business hands-on City Tech experience.
diverse comprehensive and law-related professions as
colleges in the Northeast. well as programs in career and » A City Tech degree translates to
technical teacher education. success. The College has produced
For the third time, » City Tech’s caring, committed more than 80,000 graduates,
many of whom have remained in
City Tech hospitality faculty, the majority with strong the greater New York area.
management students, experience in the industries they Many alumni are prominent in
faculty and alumni were serve, create a unique learning their fields, including more than
environment and a strong sense 1,500 graduates who are or
awarded the coveted of community. have been corporate CEOs or
Marc Sarrazin Trophy for » Advisory commissions composed of business owners.
Best in Show at the 2008 leading professionals help to keep » Innovative programs in the
International Hotel, Motel City Tech’s programs focused on Division of Continuing Education
tomorrow’s needs, not yesterday’s.
& Restaurant Show’s help meet students’ specific
140th Salon of Culinary » City Tech is a diverse, multicultural training and retraining needs and
provide businesses with employees
learning environment. Students
Arts held in Manhattan, and faculty members come from who have strong technical and
beating previous winners, more than 120 countries and management skills.
the Culinary Institute speak more than 60 languages.
of America and
Johnson & Wales.
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Queens College provides a first-rate education to high achievers from diverse
backgrounds. In fact, it is consistently included in The Princeton Review’s annual college guide,
“America’s Best Value Colleges.” Often referred to as “the jewel of the CUNY system,” Queens
College enjoys a national reputation for its liberal arts and sciences and pre-professional programs.
The beautiful 77-acre campus is located on the highest point in the
borough and boasts a traditional quad with a view of the Manhattan skyline. The College
serves more than 19,500 students from 140 nations. In August 2009, Queens opened its
first residence hall, The Summit.
With over 115 undergraduate and graduate programs and numerous honors programs, Queens
College prepares students for leadership by offering a rigorous education
taught by a faculty dedicated to both teaching and research.
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QUEENS COLLEGE Admission: (718) 997-5600
65-30 Kissena Boulevard Financial Aid: (718) 997-5100
Flushing, New York 11367 www.qc.cuny.edu
THE FACTS Nobel Laureates Toni Morrison and
» The College’s ranking as a “Best » An expanded Study- Abroad Office
Bargain Public College” is based offers students the opportunity to
on a combination of “excellent take classes in numerous countries
academics, generous financial aid —from Argentina to Italy to Vietnam.
Queens College alumni and low tuition,” according to The
have gone on to successful Princeton Review.
» The Queens College faculty is
distinguished and exceptionally
careers, including: » Queens College students enjoy well qualified: almost 90 percent
their own Student Union building, of full-time faculty members have
Arts: Jerry Seinfield, over 100 clubs and a full athletics Ph.D.s or the terminal degree
Ray Romano, Carole program. In fact, Queens is the offered by their disciplines.
only CUNY college that participates » The campus is high-tech—even
King, Paul Simon and in Division II sports. The fully
Marvin Hamlisch the quad is wireless! Students
equipped fitness center was enjoy using several wireless cafés
recently updated and enlarged. and attending class in the state-
» The College’s award-winning of-the-art Powdermaker Hall.
Gary Ackerman and Freshman Year Initiative keeps
Joseph Crowley students together in “learning
» Exceptional campus facilities
include the 2,200-seat Colden
and Queens Borough communities” and offers an Auditorium, which hosts world-class
innovative “Reacting to the Past”
President Helen curriculum in partnership with
artists; the Music Building, home of
the Aaron Copland School of Music
Marshall Barnard College. and LeFrak Concert Hall; the
Business: Michael » Queens College is the mecca for
the arts in Queens, thanks to the
Benjamin Rosenthal Library, with
its soaring atrium and art center;
Minikes, Treasurer, the Kupferberg Center for the Arts, the Godwin-Ternbach Museum, the
Bear Stearns Companies, which presents music, theatre and only comprehensive art museum in
Inc.; Laurie Younger, dance programs throughout the Queens; and the Louis Armstrong
year. The Evening Reading Series House Museum, a resource for
President, Buena Vista has brought some of the world’s researchers and fans of America’s
Worldwide Television finest writers to campus, including beloved jazz icon.
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York College provides students with a one-of-a-kind educational experience. It offers
many features of a major university, including a distinguished faculty and strong
preprofessional programs. At the same time, students benefit from individualized
attention and a strong sense of community.
York College students can choose from more than 44 academic majors in the liberal
arts and sciences and in a variety of professional programs such as accounting, business,
computer studies, nursing, education, health and social work, as well as professional majors
including physician assistant, aviation management, journalism, communications technology
and the combined B.S./M.S. in occupational therapy. Centrally located in Queens, York College
students represent a cross section of New York City’s diverse population and hail from more than
117 different countries and speak 79 different native languages.
York College combines state-of-the-art facilities, a career-focused curriculum and a
small-college atmosphere, providing its students with a unique academic experience.
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YORK COLLEGE Admission: (718) 262-2165
94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd. Financial Aid: (718) 262-2230
Jamaica, New York 11451 www.york.cuny.edu
THE FACTS desktop publishing skills or
utilize computer-aided design in
» Upon graduation, York students
are exceptionally well prepared for » Students interested in media and
the labor market. Most have the communication arts have
significant job experience and access to a fully equipped
references and are well equipped television production studio that
to seek employment in their fields. includes audio production.
York is home to the » Students in community health, » The Performing Arts Center houses
CUNY Aviation Institute education, gerontology, health a 1,500-seat auditorium and
at York College, the promotion management, includes a theater with dressing
occupational therapy, physical rooms, studios and offices. The
first CUNY institute education, political science, Health and Physical Education
to focus specifically psychology and social work all Complex includes a gymnasium,
on aviation studies. have the opportunity to pursue an NCAA-size swimming pool, a
community service fieldwork and health and fitness center, athletic
York is the only public internships. They gain valuable fields and classrooms.
experience while making a » York students participate in more
four-year institution in contribution to the community. than 52 organizations that
Queens County offering » Music majors studying electronic represent a wide range of
programs in social work music and jazz have access to a academic, athletic and special
and upper-division computer music studio that interests, including intercollegiate
nursing (RN/BSN), utilizes microcomputers, digital and intramural athletics.
synthesizers, MIDI interfaces,
and one of only two sound-sampling systems and
CUNY colleges with a multitrack tape recorders.
physician assistant » The College’s Computer Graphics
program. Lab is a state-of-the-art facility
where students can display three-
dimensional scientific figures,
create graphic business charts
and presentations, develop
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Borough of Manhattan
Borough of Manhattan Community College is the largest community college in The City
University of New York, and the only one in Manhattan. BMCC offers general, liberal arts,
career education and continuing education programs to meet the needs, interests and aspirations of
students of all ages.
BMCC is an international college with students from over 100 countries.
BMCC enrolls approximately 18,000 students in degree programs and 12,000 more in adult and
continuing education programs.
Located on Chambers Street between Greenwich and West Streets, BMCC provides students with
easy access to the artistic communities of Tribeca and SoHo, the dynamic downtown business
district and the center of New York City government at City Hall. The campus is within easy
reach of more major transit lines than any other college in New York City. BMCC also
offers courses uptown in Washington Heights.
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Borough of Manhattan Community College
BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE Admission: (212) 220-1265
199 Chambers Street New York, Financial Aid: (212) 220-1430
New York 10007 www.bmcc.cuny.edu
THE FACTS and liberal arts. Students in these
programs may complete their
degree requirements by attending
» BMCC offers associate degree classes part-time exclusively on
programs and career-focused
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
majors in more than 20 fields.
According to the most » BMCC graduates find excellent » Students have access to an
recent data from the U.S. on-campus cyber café, an
jobs and gain acceptance to top
Department of Education, four-year colleges, both within
pool, a regulation-size basketball
CUNY and beyond.
among community court and a wide selection of
colleges nationwide, » BMCC students enjoy a high level cardiovascular and weightlifting
of academic and career success, equipment.
BMCC ranks: as displayed by our past and
present winners of national Phi
» BMCC students take part in a
#1 in awarding Theta Kappa and Belle Zeller
wide range of recreational, social
associate degrees in and ethnic clubs as well as
computer information » BMCC offers exceptional support
sciences. services, including job and career
» Tutors are available
seven days a week.
counseling, cooperative education,
#2 in awarding internships and an on-site early » The College’s extensive
child care center. computer facilities are
associate degrees in accessible to students in all
business management. » BMCC gives students access to academic programs.
first-rate facilities, such as our
#6 in awarding state-of-the-art media center
and 100,000-volume library. The
associate degrees in College is also home to the
communications BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts
technologies. Center (TPAC).
» BMCC offers evening and
#9 in awarding weekend programs in business
associate degrees administration, computer
in education. operations, accounting, child care
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Bronx Community College
Bronx Community College has served as the “Gateway to Success” for more than 33,000 graduates
who have gone on to earn bachelor’s degrees or pursue careers as skilled
professionals and technicians. Located on New York City’s highest natural peak, the
College’s 54-acre campus provides an inspiring setting for learning and making the most of one’s
talents and ambitions.
Bronx Community College was founded in 1957 to meet the growing need for access to higher
education in the borough of the Bronx. Today, the College serves more than 9,000
students from over 100 countries. BCC offers a wide variety of degrees and certificate
programs emphasizing health professions, technological training and the sciences. Programs
unique to Bronx Community College include nuclear medicine technology, automotive technology,
energy services technology and environmental technology.
Extraordinary programs, a beautiful campus and a diverse student body make
Bronx Community College a great place to lay the foundation for lifelong success.
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Bronx Community College
BRONX COMMUNITY COLLEGE Admission: (718) 289-5895
2155 University Avenue Financial Aid: (718) 289-5700
Bronx, New York 10453 www.bcc.cuny.edu
THE FACTS including licensed day care for the
preschool children of enrolled
students. An after-school
» Students can choose day or education and recreation program
evening programs. Many courses
for school-age youth is also
are also offered on Saturdays
According to the U.S. » Extracurricular activities are an
Department of Education, » The College’s 260 full-time faculty integral part of many BCC
members provide expert
BCC awards more instruction.
students’ educational experience.
The College offers a complete
associate degrees to » Students can supplement spectrum of organizations, clubs,
minority students classroom instruction with tutoring activities and athletic teams.
than any other college and courses in English as a
» On-campus recreation facilities
Second Language (ESL) as needed.
in the country. include an Olympic-size pool and a
» The College has a nationally recently renovated student center.
The Hall of Fame for recognized Learning Resources
» Liberal arts and sciences transfer
Great Americans is a New Center on campus. It includes the
students choosing the Associate in
Academic Computing Center and
York landmark located the Personal and Academic
Science (A.S.) degree can select an
option in biology, chemistry, earth
on the BCC campus. Support Services Center (PASS).
science or physics. This program
Designed by the » Experienced faculty advisors and a ensures that students earning an
renowned architect professional counseling staff help A.S. degree can transfer all credits
students select the programs best to a four-year institution.
Stanford White, the Hall suited to their needs and goals.
is a large open-air Advisors also provide guidance
» Students in the Liberal Arts and
Sciences (A.A.) program may select
colonnade housing regarding finances, making sound
an option from among 12
bronze portrait busts of career decisions and coping with
areas in the humanities and
the honorees. Founded in social sciences.
1900, it is the nation’s » Since a largeworking adults and/or
number of BCC
original “Hall of Fame.” parents, the College offers a wide
range of support services,
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Hostos Community College
Consistent with the mission of CUNY to provide access to higher education for all who
seek it, Hostos Community College was established in the South Bronx to meet the higher
educational needs of community residents, many of whom have been excluded from higher
education, historically speaking.
Named in honor of Eugenio María de Hostos, the Puerto Rican educator,
writer and patriot, Hostos Community College enrolls about 5,500 students, serving a diverse
student body, the highest concentration of whom come from Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic
and South and Central America.
The College takes pride in its historical role in educating students from diverse ethnic, racial, cultural
and linguistic backgrounds. An integral part of fulfilling its mission is to provide transitional
language instruction for all English as a Second Language (ESL) learners along
with Spanish/English bilingual education offerings to foster a multicultural environment for all students.
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Hostos Community College
HOSTOS COMMUNITY COLLEGE Admission: (718) 319-7900
500 Grand Concourse (149th Street & Grand Concourse) Financial Aid: (718) 518-6555
Bronx, New York 10451 www.hostos.cuny.edu
THE FACTS one-on-one or in small groups to
provide general course review and
pre-exam preparation. Students
» At Hostos, students can choose are also welcome to attend the
between the liberal arts and
Learning Center days, evenings
sciences or occupation-oriented
and weekends, including Sunday,
programs. Most students in the
throughout the semester and
occupational programs find
participate in workshops offered
employment immediately after
The Longwood graduation.
examination preparation, study
Art Gallery at Hostos » More than 90 percent of the Hostos skills and basic computing.
displays the work of faculty teach full-time at the
» The East Academic Complex
many local visual artists College. About 50 percent hold a
contains 10 microcomputer labs,
doctoral degree, 15 percent hold a
as part of the BRIO terminal degree in their field and
a new Digital Media lab, art and
program—Bronx dance studios, a gymnasium,
33 percent have earned at least
exercise and fitness centers and
Recognizes Its Own. one master’s degree.
a swimming pool. There are two
» The Hostos Academic Learning theaters, a museum-grade art
Hostos CC Center (HALC) is a complete gallery and the college bookstore.
provides learning environment that provides
» A glass-enclosed pedestrian
day care students with support services
bridge connects the Complex to the
necessary for academic success.
for the children Tutorial services are available at
Shirley J. Hinds Allied Health
of students. The Building, which contains a library
the HALC in all subjects offered at
and laboratories for the College’s
Hostos Children’s Hostos Community College. The
programs in radiologic technology,
Learning Center houses three
Center can computer labs equipped with
chemistry, biology, physics and
accommodate medical laboratory technology. In
interactive software used for
addition, the College has a
up to 60 children. mathematics practice, foreign
state-of-the-art dental clinical
language acquisition and ESL
facility for students in the Dental
preparation along with tutorial
rooms. Tutors work either
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Kingsborough Community College
Kingsborough is Brooklyn’s community college. In addition to being a fully accredited
educational institution offering more than 25 associate degree programs, Kingsborough is a
vital presence in its home borough, sponsoring concerts, films, lectures and plays that are attended by
some 200,000 people annually.
Located in the Manhattan Beach section of Brooklyn, Kingsborough’s magnificent 70-acre
campus overlooks three bodies of water —Sheepshead Bay, Jamaica Bay and
the Atlantic Ocean.
A comprehensive two-year college, Kingsborough offers programs in the liberal arts and
sciences as well as career-focused majors. The College enrolls about 15,000
degree-seeking students but serves an increasing population each year with non-credit courses
and specialized programs. A breathtaking campus, flexible schedules and a strong commitment
to student success make Kingsborough an ideal learning environment.
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Kingsborough Community College
KINGSBOROUGH COMMUNITY COLLEGE Admission: (718) COLLEGE
2001 Oriental Boulevard Financial Aid: (718) 368-4644
Brooklyn, New York 11235 www.kbcc.cuny.edu
THE FACTS comprehensive adult continuing
education and GED programs in
New York City.
» Kingsborough Community College
serves students of all ages, both » Kingsborough maintains an
the traditional high school ongoing dialogue with the
graduate as well as the non- residents of Brooklyn and the other
traditional adult learner. boroughs to better serve their
educational, career and cultural
» Students at Kingsborough can earn needs and interests.
an associate degree in 28 areas.
Kingsborough attracts » The college’s modern campus
an extremely diverse » More than 70 percent of features an extensive library, with
Kingsborough graduates choose to
student body. Students continue their studies and earn
a link to the CUNY+ system—a
fully automated, online library
speak more than 70 baccalaureate degrees.
system offering computer access
languages and come » Kingsborough has served more to more than 2.5 million entries
from more than than half a million students since available through participating
its founding 40 years ago. CUNY institutions.
» Among the nation’s 1,100 » Kingsborough students have
The College ranks in the community colleges, Kingsborough access to excellent facilities,
ranks in the top 5 percent in including a media and computer
top 3 percent among awarding associate degrees to center, an accredited early learning
community colleges students planning to transfer to a child development center, an
nationwide in the number four-year college to complete a educational FM station, a
of degrees awarded to bachelor’s degree. performing arts center, a science
and arts complex, an English as a
students from racial and » Kingsborough’s flexible academic Second Language (ESL) tutorial
calendar is divided into two 12-
ethnic minorities. week semesters, each followed by center, an academic and
a 6-week module. counseling cluster and
state-of-the-art sports and
» Kingsborough offers evening and recreation facilities that include an
weekend studies and maintains Olympic-size swimming pool and a
one of the largest and most private beach.
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LaGuardia Community College
Recently named one of the top three large community colleges in the U.S. in a
national survey, LaGuardia Community College provides students with an unparalleled education in
an international environment. LaGuardia prepares students for either immediate employment or
transfer to four-year colleges, where they can earn baccalaureate degrees.
Only 15 minutes from Times Square, LaGuardia is conveniently located in Queens, New York City’s
fastest growing and most ethnically diverse borough. Known as “The World’s
Community College,” LaGuardia boasts a student body that hails from 163 countries and speaks
more than 119 languages.
One of only 13 National Institutions of Excellence, as recognized by the Policy Center on the First
Year of College, LaGuardia Community College provides unique higher education
opportunities for New Yorkers of all backgrounds.
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LaGuardia Community College
LAGUARDIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE Admission: (718) 482-5000
31-10 Thomson Avenue Financial Aid: (718) 482-7218
Long Island City, New York 11101 www.lagcc.cuny.edu
THE FACTS tutoring labs, career counseling,
academic advisement services
for students with disabilities and
» LaGuardia offers more than 50 the college’s award-winning
associate degree programs, three
learning communities, which help
certificate programs, a world-
freshmen learn course material
renowned internship program, an
Honors Program and Transfer
Named for Services that help graduating » Entering students who need help
students research programs and developing basic skills can enroll
Fiorello H. LaGuardia, scholarships at four-year colleges. in free pre-freshman “First Year
New York City’s New Deal Institute” courses, intra-session
» Popular majors include liberal arts,
mayor, who united and business, computers, allied health
workshops and noncredit basic
inspired a city skills classes.
careers, human services and
of immigrants. accounting. Several LaGuardia » LaGuardia’s internship program
programs, such as veterinary gives students a chance to explore
Recently named a Best technology, occupational therapy career options, apply classroom
assistant and music recording knowledge in the workplace and
Practice College by technology, are not available make business contacts.
the MetLife Foundation, elsewhere within CUNY. » The College’s Honors Program
one of nine honored » LaGuardia offers flexible features exchange and transfer
nationally. academic scheduling, including programs with Columbia University,
evening and weekend classes, to Barnard and Vassar Colleges as
Up to 56 percent of accommodate the needs of well as study-abroad opportunities.
LaGuardia graduates— working adults. Students with
children also benefit from
higher than the national on-campus childcare and an on-
average—transfer to campus school (pre-kindergarten
private and public through 2nd grade).
four-year colleges to » LaGuardia students benefit from a
wide variety of support services
earn bachelor’s degrees. that help them succeed
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Queensborough Community College
Queensborough Community College is a place where students pursue their dreams:
academically, professionally, socially and in service to their community. This is an active and
challenging learning environment where students experience academic excellence and a wealth
of opportunities that prepare them for the world of work.
Located in residential northeast Queens on the former site of the Oakland Golf and Country Club,
Queensborough Community College offers its students a personalized and dynamic
educational experience. The goals and needs of each student are built into a highly
individualized program, My Academic Plan (MAP), which is reviewed and followed each semester.
Academic excellence is the cornerstone of the College’s more than 30 degree and
certificate programs. In fact, the majority of Queensborough students transfer on to
baccalaureate degree programs.
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Queens Community College
QUEENSBOROUGH COMMUNITY COLLEGE Admission: (718) 281-5000
Springfield Blvd. & 56th Avenue Financial Aid: (718) 631-6367
Bayside, New York 11364 www.qcc.cuny.edu
THE FACTS » 12,000 students are currently
enrolled in associate degree or
» Students are successful not only certificate programs at
because of the dedicated and Queensborough, and another
credentialed faculty (close to 60 10,000 students of all ages attend
percent of full-time faculty boast continuing education programs.
the doctoral degree, as compared » The campus houses an astronomy
to the less than 20 percent observatory, several professional
national average for all community sound recording studios, dance
The College’s colleges), but also because of the and art studios, an 875-seat
Instructional Support extensive range of tutoring and professional theater, the more
support services available seven intimate Shadowbox Theater and
Service provides days per week to students. an impressive fitness center with
» Queensborough’s faculty have an indoor track, aquatic center and
with supplementary been recognized by national six tennis courts.
academic assistance organizations such as the » The recently renovated Art Gallery
in any for-credit course. Carnegie Foundation and have brings world-class art to all
received or have been nominated students and gives those
Services include for prestigious recognitions such interested in the arts or arts
one-on-one and as the Pulitzer Prize and numerous management exciting internship
small-group tutoring. book awards. opportunities.
» The Queensborough campus is
The College’s Holocaust completely wireless, with free
Resource Center and e-mail service (“Tiger Mail”) for its
Archives has become a students, a laptop loaner program,
online tutoring, a cyber-café and
significant educational several computer labs throughout
and community resource. the campus.
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