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CUNY New York City College Of Technology

CUNY New York City College Of Technology

CUNY New York City College of Technology, also known as City Tech, is the largest four year public college of technology in the northeastern United States. It was established in 1946. The college is located in the Borough of Brooklyn. The NYCCT campus consists of a main building cluster which comprises the Namm, Atrium, General and Pearl buildings.

The college offers more than 50 degree and specialized certificate programs in the technologies of art and design, business, computer systems, engineering, entertainment, health care, hospitality, human services, the law-related professions, career and technology teacher education, and liberal arts and sciences. It also offers more than 25 associate and over 15 baccalaureate degree programs.

City Tech is a member of the NCAA Division III and CUNY Athletic Conference. The official mascot for NYCCT is the Yellow Jacket.

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Contacting New York City College of Technology

CUNY New York City College of Technology
300 Jay St
Brooklyn , NY 11201-2983
General Phone: (718) 260-5500
http://www.citytech.cuny.edu

New York City College of Technology Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Engineering Technician252civil engineering tech, electronics tech, telecommunications tech, electromechanical tech, HVAC tech, environmental engineering tech, mechanical engineering tech, construction engineering tech, computer engineering tech, ...
Computer Science and Engineering163data processing tech, information science, computer science
Business and Management153business management, operations management, accounting technology
Medical Support and Technology151dental hygienist, dental lab tech, radiation therapist, opticianry
Family and Social Work131facilities management, human services, community organization
Hospitality125hospitality management
Nursing and Emergency Medicine123registered nursing
Liberal Arts74liberal arts and sciences
Law74legal assistant
Photography and Commercial Art45commercial art
Architecture and Planning42architectural tech
Design35design and visual communication
Medical Administration23health care facilities management
Drama and Performing Arts17theatre design
Media16photo and film tech
Science and Laboratory Technician9chemical tech
Mathematics6applied mathematics
Education and Teaching6industrial arts teaching

Number of programs and degrees for New York City College of Technology in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Bachelor's degree55915
Associate's degree87525
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years112

New York City College of Technology Student Body

In 2007-2008, New York City College of Technology had a total enrollment of 13,502 students (9,761 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 57%
Women 43%
Full-Time 90%
Part-Time 10%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 14%
Black 41%
Hispanic 25%
Asian 13%
American Indian 0%
(Foreign Students) 8%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 8%
18-19 27%
20-21 18%
22-24 16%
25-29 11%
30-34 7%
35-39 4%
40-49 6%
50-64 2%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

ResidencePercent
New York97%
State unknown2%
(International Students)1%

New York City College of Technology Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 75 %
Part-Time 88 %

New York City College of Technology Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of New York, New York for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other New York Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

New York City College of Technology Admissions and Selectivity

Acceptances:

GroupApplicantsAcceptedPercent
Accepted
EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled
Total11,61810,18688%2,84428%
Men6,0235,46991%1,61930%
Women5,5954,71784%1,22526%

Application Requirements:

ItemRequirement
GPArequired
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

New York City College of Technology Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 4,339
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 8,979
Books and supplies $ 1,016

Financial Aid:
New York City College of Technology participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 269600)

New York City College of Technology Faculty

New York City College of Technology has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Tenured13694
Non-tenured, but on tenure track5573
Non-tenured and not on tenure track209

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year38$104,33125$105,539
Associate professoracademic year35$83,60635$82,262
Assistant professoracademic year108$67,94091$66,370
Instructoracademic year11$57,3642*
Lectureracademic year19$62,59723$64,635
All faculty totalacademic year211$76,060176$74,756

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

New York City College of Technology Athletics

Athletic Conferences:

SportConference
Basketball City University of New York Athletic Conference
Track City University of New York Athletic Conference

New York City College of Technology Degree Programs (2007)

Architecture And Planning
Architectural Technology/Technician

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Operations Management and Supervision

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Science
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician
Information Science/Studies

Design
Design and Visual Communications, General

Drama And Performing Arts
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology

Education And Teaching
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education

Engineering Technician
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Tech
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
Heating/AC/Refrigeration Technology/Technician
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Telecommunications Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Community Organization and Advocacy
Facilities Planning and Management
Human Services, General

Hospitality
Hospitality Administration/Management, General

Law
Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mathematics
Applied Mathematics

Media
Photographic and Film/Video Technology/Technician and Assistant

Medical Administration
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Dental Laboratory Technology/Technician
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Opticianry/Ophthalmic Dispensing Optician

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial and Advertising Art

Science And Laboratory Technician
Chemical Technology/Technician

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New York City College of Technology Highlights

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What Sets New York City College of Technology Apart:

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% of degrees in hospitality
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Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
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Top 10%New York City College of Technology Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
% of degrees in computer science and engineering
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Minority % of student body
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% of degrees in photography and commercial art
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Top 13%New York City College of Technology % of degrees in photography and commercial art
% of degrees in engineering technician
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Top 13%New York City College of Technology % of degrees in engineering technician
% of full-time faculty on tenure track
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Top 13%New York City College of Technology % of full-time faculty on tenure track
% of degrees in family and social work
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Top 14%New York City College of Technology % of degrees in family and social work
Salaries of full-time faculty
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Top 14%New York City College of Technology Salaries of full-time faculty
% of degrees in architecture and planning
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Top 16%New York City College of Technology % of degrees in architecture and planning
% of degrees in science and laboratory technician
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 18%New York City College of Technology % of degrees in science and laboratory technician
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 18%New York City College of Technology Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
% of degrees in law
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Top 18%New York City College of Technology % of degrees in law
Male % of student body
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Top 19%New York City College of Technology Male % of student body
Number of degree programs
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Top 20%New York City College of Technology Number of degree programs

Notable:
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Has ROTC (army, navy, air force)
checked NCAA athletic conference member

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