Overview

Applicants
14,155
Acceptance Rate
32%
Average HS GPA
2.70

GPA Breakdown

3%
Over 3.75
10%
3.50 - 3.74
25%
3.25 - 3.49
38%
3.00 - 3.24
21%
2.50 - 2.99
3%
2.00 - 2.49

Test Scores

SAT Reading
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
400 - 490
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
400 - 500

Deadlines


Regular
August 15

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Standardized Test Scores

Selectivity Rating

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
15:1
Total Faculty
826
with Terminal Degree
372

443
Women
383
Men
270
Minority

Most frequent class size
20 - 29
Most frequent lab / sub section size
2 - 9

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
12%
Graduate in 5 years
27%
Graduate in 6 years
33%

Majors

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, and Gender Studies

  • African-American/Black Studies
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, and Gender Studies, Other
  • Latin American Studies

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General

  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration and Management, General

  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs

  • Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other

  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and management, Other
  • Information Science/Studies

  • Education

  • Art Teacher Education
  • Business Teacher Education
  • Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
  • Education, Other
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Health Teacher Education
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Reading Teacher Education
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor

  • English Language and Literature/Letters

  • Creative Writing
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Speech and Rhetorical Studies

  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

  • Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services, Other
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General

  • Foreign languages, literatures, and Linguistics

  • Comparative Literature
  • French Language and Literature
  • German Language and Literature
  • Hebrew Language and Literature
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Latin Language and Literature
  • Linguistics
  • Modern Greek Language and Literature
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Spanish Language and Literature

  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences

  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management
  • Nursing, Other
  • Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
  • Public Health, General (MPH, DPH)

  • History

  • American History (United States)
  • History, General

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities

  • General Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

  • Mathematics and Statistics

  • Mathematics, General

  • Philosophy and Religious Studies

  • Jewish/Judaic Studies
  • Philosophy

  • Physical Sciences

  • Chemistry, General
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Physics, General

  • Psychology

  • Psychology, General

  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions

  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other
  • Social Work

  • Social Sciences

  • Anthropology
  • Economics, General
  • Geography
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Sociology

  • Visual and Performing Arts

  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Commercial and Advertising Art
  • Dance, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Music Performance, General


Degrees

Bachelor's
Certificate
Diploma
Master's

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

Prominent Alumni


Ivan Seidenberg
CEO Verizon

Eliot Engle
NY Congressman

Vito Maggiolo
Field Producer, CNN

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
12%
Graduate in 5 years
27%
Graduate in 6 years
33%

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

ROI & Outcomes


Colleges that Create Futures

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Mar 1

Required Forms

FAFSA
State Aid

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$1,535

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$1,340

Average Need-Based Loan
$1,570

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$11,500

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
29%

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition (In-State)
$4,000
Tuition (Out-of-State)
$10,800
Required Fees
$290
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$938

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$1,500
Transportation for Commuters
$938

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

MARC,NBRS
Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Other
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
College/university loans from institutional funds
Federal Perkins Loans
State Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
Yes

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
8,864
Out of State
1%

International
Foreign Countries Represented
123

Demographics

71% female
29% male
1% are out of state
63% are full time
37% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
0%
Help finding off-campus housing
No

First-Year Students living on campus
0%

Campus Environment
Large Urban

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
Number of Honor Societies
3

Number of Social Sororities
1
Number of Religious Organizations
1

1% join a fraternity
1% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Division III

Men's Sports (Lightning)
9 Sports

Badminton
Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Diving
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball
Women's Sports (Lightning)
9 Sports

Badminton
Basketball
Cross Country
Diving
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services


Army ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: Fordham University

Sustainability


Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
53

Average Number of PC's per Lab
22

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
Apple, Dell

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
No

Campus Visits Contact

Address
250 Bedford Park Boulevard West
Bronx, NY 10468

Phone
718-960-8706


Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
APEX athletic facility
Cyber Cafe
Art Gallery
Concert Hall
Information Technology Center

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Approximately 10 miles from mid-town Manhattan
Shopping
Bronx Zoo
Botanical Gardens

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required:
Dates:
Times:
Average Length:

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
No

Information Sessions
Not Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available

Arrangements

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Limitations
Not applicable, there are no dorms on campus.

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Subway, taxi, shuttle buses and city buses.