CUNY Hunter College

CUNY Hunter College

Founded in 1870, CUNY Hunter College is a senior college of the City University of New York, located on Manhattan's Upper East Side. It was originally known as the Normal College, a teacher training school for young women. Later, it expanded to become a comprehensive coeducational liberal arts and sciences college that offers undergraduate and graduate programs in more than 100 areas of study.

The 2008 edition of "America's Best Colleges", published by U.S. News & World Report, ranked the college 12th among public universities in the north in the "Best Universities-Masters" category.

Hunter College is named after its founder Thomas Hunter, an Irish immigrant. It is organized into four schools:

  • The School of Arts and Sciences
  • The School of Education
  • The School of the Health Professions
  • The School of Social Work

The Hawk is the official mascot of Hunter's sports teams.

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Environmental Studies
Latin American Studies
Women's Studies
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, And Group Studies, Other
Computer Science
Bilingual And Multilingual Education
Educational Leadership And Administration, General
Special Education And Teaching, General
Education/Teaching Of Individuals With Hearing Impairments Including Deafness
Education/Teaching Of The Gifted And Talented
Education/Teaching Of Individuals With Mental Retardation
Education/Teaching Of Individuals With Orthopedic And Other Physical Health Impairments
Education/Teaching Of Individuals With Vision Impairments Including Blindness
Education/Teaching Of Individuals With Specific Learning Disabilities
Education/Teaching Of Individuals With Speech Or Language Impairments
Education/Teaching Of Individuals In Early Childhood Special Education Programs
Education/Teaching Of Individuals In Elementary Special Education Programs
Education/Teaching Of Individuals In Junior High/Middle School Special Education Programs
Education/Teaching Of Individuals In Secondary Special Education Programs
Counselor Education/School Counseling And Guidance Services
Elementary Education And Teaching
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
Early Childhood Education And Teaching
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Foreign Language Teacher Education
Health Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Reading Teacher Education
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Social Studies Teacher Education
Biology Teacher Education
Chemistry Teacher Education
Drama And Dance Teacher Education
French Language Teacher Education
Physics Teacher Education
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Latin Teacher Education
Earth Science Teacher Education
Teaching English As A Second Or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
Comparative Literature
Chinese Language And Literature
Russian Language And Literature
German Language And Literature
Romance Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
French Language And Literature
Italian Language And Literature
Spanish Language And Literature
Hebrew Language And Literature
Classics And Classical Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
Latin Language And Literature
Foods, Nutrition, And Wellness Studies, General
English Language And Literature, General
Creative Writing
English Literature (British And Commonwealth)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biological And Biomedical Sciences, Other
Mathematics, General
Statistics, General
Mathematics And Statistics
Biological And Physical Sciences
Human Biology
Religion/Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies
Chemistry, General
Physics, General
Physical Sciences, Other
Psychology, General
Comparative Psychology
Social Psychology
Educational Psychology
Psychology, Other
Human Services, General
Public Administration
Social Work
Dance, General
Drama And Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Playwriting And Screenwriting
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
Cinematography And Film/Video Production
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Art History, Criticism And Conservation
Music History, Literature, And Theory
Music Performance, General
History, General
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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