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IPEDS ID: 190576
OPE ID: 00476500
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CUNY Graduate School and University Center
365 Fifth Ave, New York, New York 10016
General information:  (212) 817-7000
Website:  www.gc.cuny.edu
Type:  4-year, Public
Awards offered:  Less than one year certificate
One but less than two years certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Doctor's degree - professional practice
Campus setting:  City: Large
Campus housing:  Yes
Student population:  8,041 (2,287 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty ratio:  7 to 1
Carnegie Classification
Doctoral Universities: Very High Research Activity
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
3% or less
Special Learning Opportunities
Distance education – undergraduate programs offered
Distance education – graduate programs offered
Student Services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Credit Accepted
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Faculty and graduate assistants by primary function, Fall 2018Full timePart time
Total faculty252355
Instructional226355
Research and public service260
Total graduate assistants-1,164
Instructional-1,164
Research-0
Average tuition and fees for academic year2018-2019
Undergraduate student tuition and fees
In-state tuition$6,730
In-state fees$480
Out-of-state tuition$14,400
In-state fees$480
Graduate student tuition and fees
In-state tuition$9,640
In-state fees$480
Out-of-state tuition$22,440
Out-of-state fees$480
Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of PlanOffered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition planX
Tuition payment planX
Other alternative tuition plan
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018
All Undergraduate Students
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid161430%$3,060,944$4,985
Pell grants59429%$2,109,616$3,552
Federal student loans32816%$2,107,919$6,427
  • 1 Grant or scholarship aid includes aid received, from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.

  • For more information on Student Financial Assistance Programs or to apply for financial aid via the web, visit Federal Student Aid.
  • This institution did not admit full-time first-time undergraduate-level students in 2017-2018, therefore net price information was not reported.
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Fall 2018
Total enrollment8,041
Undergraduate enrollment2,287
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment782
Graduate enrollment5,754
Undergraduate Attendance StatusUndergraduate Student Gender
Undergraduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 18%
Part-time: 82%Undergraduate Student Gender:
Male: 28%
Female: 72%
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 0%
Asian: 12%
Black or African American: 29%
Hispanic/Latino: 31%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%
White: 22%
Two or more races: 3%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Undergraduate Student Age
Undergraduate Student Age:
24 and under: 14%
25 and over: 85%
Age unknown: 0%
  • Age data are reported for Fall 2017.
Graduate Attendance Status
Graduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 62%
Part-time: 38%
Undergraduate Distance Education StatusGraduate Distance Education Status
Undergraduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 87%
Enrolled in some distance education: 2%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 12%Graduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 17%
Enrolled in some distance education: 4%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 78%
Undergraduate application fee (2018-2019): $65
  • This institution does not admit full-time first-time degree/certificate-seeking students, therefore admission information was not reported.
  • This institution did not admit full-time first-time undergraduate-level students in the cohort year, therefore graduation rate information was not reported.
  • Alternative measures of student success are reported by degree-granting institutions to describe the outcomes of degree/certificate-seeking undergraduate students who are not only first-time, full-time students, but also part-time attending and non-first-time (transfer-in) students. These measures are also reported for students receiving Pell grants and those students that do not receive Pell grants. These measures provide the 8-year award-completion rates by award level (certificates, associate's and bachelor degrees) after entering an institution. For students who did not earn any undergraduate award after 8-years of entry, the enrollment statuses are reported as either still enrolled at the institution, or subsequently transferred out of the institution. Unlike the Graduation Rates data, all reporting institutions must report on their transfer outs regardless if the institution has a mission that provides substantial transfer preparation.
FULL-TIME, FIRST-TIME DEGREE/CERTIFICATE-SEEKING UNDERGRADUATES WHO ENTERED IN 2010-11
Award and enrollment rate:
Received a certificate: 67%
Received a Bachelor's degree: 0%
Enrolled at same institution: 0%
Enrolled at different institution: 33%
PART-TIME, FIRST-TIME DEGREE/CERTIFICATE-SEEKING UNDERGRADUATES WHO ENTERED IN 2010-11
Award and enrollment rate:
Received a certificate: 39%
Received a Bachelor's degree: 0%
Enrolled at same institution: 0%
Enrolled at different institution: 15%
FULL-TIME, NON-FIRST-TIME DEGREE/CERTIFICATE-SEEKING UNDERGRADUATES WHO ENTERED IN 2010-11
Award and enrollment rate:
[All students]
Received a certificate: 5%
Received a Bachelor's degree: 48%
Enrolled at same institution: 3%
Enrolled at different institution: 23%
[Pell]
Received a certificate: 0%
Received a Bachelor's degree: 52%
Enrolled at same institution: 2%
Enrolled at different institution: 25%
[Non-Pell]
Received a certificate: 10%
Received a Bachelor's degree: 43%
Enrolled at same institution: 3%
Enrolled at different institution: 21%
PART-TIME, NON-FIRST-TIME DEGREE/CERTIFICATE-SEEKING UNDERGRADUATES WHO ENTERED IN 2010-11
Award and enrollment rate:
[All students]
Received a certificate: 5%
Received a Bachelor's degree: 33%
Enrolled at same institution: 3%
Enrolled at different institution: 18%
[Pell]
Received a certificate: 0%
Received a Bachelor's degree: 38%
Enrolled at same institution: 3%
Enrolled at different institution: 18%
[Non-Pell]
Received a certificate: 6%
Received a Bachelor's degree: 31%
Enrolled at same institution: 3%
Enrolled at different institution: 19%
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2017-2018
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
sort byProgramBachelorMasterDoctorUndergraduate
Certificate
Postgraduate
Certificate
  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
  • d identifies programs and award levels that are offered as a distance education program. For program category totals, d is shown if one or more programs in the category are offered as a distance education program.
Architecture and Related Services
Architecture0----
Landscape Architecture0----
Category total0----
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies0---0
American/United States Studies/Civilization0---7
Area Studies, Other0----
Caribbean Studies0----
Disability Studies8d32d--4d
East Asian Studies0----
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other0---0
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies0----
Italian Studies0----
Latin American and Caribbean Studies0----
Latin American Studies0----
Near and Middle Eastern Studies-11---
Women's Studies07--3
Category total8d50d--14d
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry0412--
Biology/Biological Sciences, General01925--
Biomedical Sciences, General000--
Cell Biology and Anatomy0----
Category total02337--
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting0----
Actuarial Science0----
Business Administration and Management, General046d-011
Business Statistics0----
Business/Commerce, General85d1080-
Business/Corporate Communications0--0-
Business/Managerial Economics0----
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies0----
Finance, General0--0-
International Business/Trade/Commerce0----
Labor and Industrial Relations---202
Labor Studies017-712
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management---0-
Organizational Behavior Studies---0-
Organizational Leadership----0
Project Management----7d
Real Estate0----
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General0----
Transportation/Mobility Management---0-
Category total85d73d82732d
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Broadcast Journalism0----
Communication, General0----
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia0100---
Journalism00--0
Journalism, Other0----
Mass Communication/Media Studies0----
Radio and Television0----
Speech Communication and Rhetoric29d----
Category total29d100--0
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other0---3
Computer and Information Sciences, General045d---
Computer Science01017--
Information Science/Studies32d----
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design0----
Category total32d55d17-3
Education
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching---01
Art Teacher Education0----
Bilingual and Multilingual Education0----
Biology Teacher Education0----
Chemistry Teacher Education0----
Drama and Dance Teacher Education0---0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching0----
Earth Science Teacher Education0----
Education, General---0-
Education, Other----0
Elementary Education and Teaching0----
English/Language Arts Teacher Education0----
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education0----
Foreign Language Teacher Education0----
French Language Teacher Education0----
Health Teacher Education0----
History Teacher Education0----
Latin Teacher Education0----
Mathematics Teacher Education0---0
Music Teacher Education0----
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching0----
Physics Teacher Education0----
Reading Teacher Education----0
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education0----
Social Studies Teacher Education0----
Spanish Language Teacher Education0----
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor0----
Urban Education and Leadership-618--
Category total061801
Engineering
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering000--
Chemical Engineering000--
Civil Engineering, General000--
Computer Engineering, General0----
Electrical and Electronics Engineering000--
Engineering, General0----
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering0----
Mechanical Engineering000--
Category total000--
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing0----
English Language and Literature, General01326--
Category total01326--
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Child Development---40-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General0----
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General00---
Category total00-40-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature0----
Chinese Language and Literature0----
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General033--
Comparative Literature065--
French Language and Literature014--
German Language and Literature0----
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General-00--
Hebrew Language and Literature0----
Italian Language and Literature0----
Latin Language and Literature0----
Linguistics0164--
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General0----
Russian Language and Literature0----
Spanish Language and Literature01018--
Category total03634--
Health Professions and Related Programs
Audiology/Audiologist--10--
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist023--
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist0----
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General0----
Dietetics/Dietitian0----
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator45d----
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other0----
Health Services Administration0----
Health/Health Care Administration/Management---38
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management0----
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder---0d-
Nursing Administration-0d---
Nursing Education-0d---
Nursing Science--11--
Physical Therapy/Therapist--0--
Public Health Education and Promotion0----
Public Health, General-11410-23
Public Health, Other-10---
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing-0---
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse119d0d---
Category total164d126d343d31
History
History, General01112--
Category total01112--
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Corrections0----
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other0----
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration01012--
Financial Forensics and Fraud Investigation0----
Fire Science/Fire-fighting0----
Fire Services Administration0----
Forensic Science and Technology0----
Securities Services Administration/Management0----
Category total01012--
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Professions and Studies, Other----14d
Legal Studies, General0----
Pre-Law Studies0----
Category total0---14d
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies0----
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies67d86---
Category total67d86---
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General0----
Computational and Applied Mathematics0----
Financial Mathematics0----
Mathematics, General01213--
Statistics, General0----
Category total01213--
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biopsychology-33--
Computational Science00---
Cultural Studies/Critical Theory and Analysis----2
Human Biology0----
Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies---0-
International/Global Studies00---
Medieval and Renaissance Studies----5
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General0----
Category total03307
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science0----
Environmental Studies0----
Category total0----
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General0----
Kinesiology and Exercise Science0----
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0----
Category total0----
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies0----
Philosophy01311--
Philosophy, Other0----
Religion/Religious Studies0----
Category total01311--
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General01714--
Geology/Earth Science, General087--
Physical Sciences67----
Physical Sciences, Other0----
Physics, General0914--
Category total673435--
Psychology
Clinical Psychology-516--
Developmental and Child Psychology-18--
Educational Psychology-66--
Environmental Psychology-91--
Experimental Psychology-214--
Forensic Psychology001--
Industrial and Organizational Psychology047--
Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology-00--
Psychology, General44d26d10--
Psychology, Other-69--
Social Psychology-32--
Category total44d62d74--
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration0--29
Social Work074--
Youth Services/Administration-7---
Category total014429
Social Sciences
Anthropology02011--
Archeology0----
Criminology0----
Demography and Population Studies----2
Economics, General01418--
Geography0----
International Relations and Affairs0----
Political Science and Government, General0168--
Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods-0---
Social Sciences, General9----
Social Sciences, Other0----
Sociology17d914--
Sociology and Anthropology0----
Urban Studies/Affairs1331-11
Category total39d905113
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation0611--
Art/Art Studies, General0----
Cinematography and Film/Video Production0----
Commercial and Advertising Art0----
Dance, General0----
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General087--
Film/Cinema/Video Studies0---6
Fine/Studio Arts, General0----
Graphic Design0----
Music Performance, General0-9--
Music Theory and Composition0-0--
Music, General01114--
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology-10---
Category total03541-6
Grand total53585243073120
Services and Programs for Servicemembers and Veterans
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Tuition policies specifically for Veterans and Servicemembers
Educational Benefits, 2017-2018
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: 0
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduates: 10
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - undergraduates: 0
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - graduates: 0
Average amount of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution
Average amount of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduates: $4,344
RETENTION RATES
RETENTION RATES FOR FIRST-TIME, DEGREE/CERTIFICATE EDUCATION BENEFIT USERS PURSUING BACHELOR'S DEGREES
RETENTION RATES FOR FIRST-TIME, DEGREE/CERTIFICATE EDUCATION BENEFIT USERS PURSUING BACHELOR'S DEGREES
Full-time students: 0%
Part-time students: 100%
Retention rate is the percentage of undergraduate students who began their studies in academic year 2013-14 and returned in academic year 2014-15
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Institutional Accreditation
AccreditorStatusNext Review Date
Middle States Commission on Higher EducationAccredited since ((!)07/01/1961)12/31/2015
Programmatic Accreditation
Accreditor / ProgramStatusNext Review Date
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programsAccredited since (12/01/1968)03/27/2022
Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programsPreaccredited since (04/07/2019)12/31/2022
School Psychology (SCPSY) - PhD Doctoral programsAccredited since (12/08/2000)12/31/2013
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Clinical doctoral program in AudiologyAccredited since (09/01/2010)8/31/2015
Clinical doctoral program in AudiologyPreaccredited (09/01/2005 - 09/01/2010)
  • (!) Estimated date
  • For more detailed information on accreditation for this institution, including all actions and justification for actions, visit OPE's Database of Accredited Postsecondary Institutions and Programs: ope.ed.gov/dapip/#/institution-profile/130110.
2016 Crime Statistics
Arrests - On-Campus201420152016
Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations000
Liquor law violations000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus201420152016
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Rape000
Fondling000
Incest000
Statutory rape000
Robbery000
Aggravated assault000
Burglary000
Motor vehicle theft000
Arson000
  • The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
  • These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see http://ope.ed.gov/security.
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year201520142013
Default rate4.6%2.5%3.7%
Number in default281522
Number in repayment596592594
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)