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Is CCNY a Good School for the Money?

Above Average National Value
Unknown In-State Value
$144,628 Avg Total Cost

The City College of New York Value Report

College Factual set out to determine if CCNY is asking a fair price for the quality of education they provide. Keep reading for the detailed value report.

Above Average Value Nationwide

Top 50% National Value
Top 30% National Quality
Good Price

The City College of New York is ranked #877 out of 2,223 for value nationwide.

The City College of New York is a good value according to College Factual's value analysis. It is priced competitively based on the quality of the education provided.

National Value Ranking  877 out of 2223
Great Value
National Value Score  60.87 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

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*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.

We're Looking at a Total Cost of $144,628 for a CCNY Degree

The average CCNY student's degree will cost an estimated $144,628. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $30,384 and a typical 4.76 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost$30,384
Average Years to Graduate4.76
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree$144,628

Many Factors Affect Net Price

Consider the average CCNY student takes 4.76 years to complete their degree. If you can complete your degree faster than that you will save money. This is just one way your CCNY degree may cost less than average.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$105,253 In-State With Aid
$172,493 Avg Cost No Aid
4.76 Years to Graduate

Most students will not pay the full sticker price and few students fit perfectly into averages.

Look at the table below to determine your likely cost of a bachelor's degree at CCNY.

Nationwide Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$172,493#0F
All Students$144,628#877B-
Only Students Receiving Aid$131,514#22A+
In-State Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$146,232#F
All Students$118,367#F
Only Students Receiving Aid$105,253#F

Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of New York.

About 96% of CCNY students receive financial aid. Get more details on what CCNY financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Finance The Gap

How to Calculate Value

College Factual calculates value by calculating average CCNY cost multiplied by time to graduate, and then compares that number to other schools of a similar quality ranking. If the school is priced fairly based on the educational quality it receives a fair ranking. If it is underpriced it receives a good or excellent value.

Read the full Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.


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