Columbia University in the City of New York
Columbia University in the City of New York is one of the one hundred sixty-two private, not-for-profit 4-year colleges in New York. The campus is located in an urban area, in New York.According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 30,454 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 1,547 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 1,501 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 97%). Every year 95% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
Columbia University in the City of New York's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $54,504, and fees were $2,704. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $54,504 and $2,704 respectively.
|Campus LocaleLarge City|
|Number of Students30,454|
|Student to Faculty Ratio6:1|
|Is Admission OpenNo|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
|Doctor's degree - research/scholarship||3||4|
|Doctor's degree - professional practice||5||13|
Middle States Commission on Higher Education|
07/01/1921 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses (School of Nursing)|
05/03/1972 - Current
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels|
04/22/2014 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels|
04/21/2001 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels|
04/21/2004 - Current
Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels|
07/01/1979 - Current
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
|SAT||1410 to 1570|
|ACT||31 to 34|
|Secondary school GPA Recommended|
|Secondary school rank Recommended|
|Secondary school record Required|
|Completion of college-preparatory program Required|
|Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended|
|Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Recommended|
|Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended|
In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$1,756/credit|
|In State Students||$1,756/credit|
|Out of State Students||$1,756/credit|
|In District Students||$1,704/credit|
|In State Students||$1,704/credit|
|Out of State Students||$1,704/credit|
Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.
|Program||Credit Hours||In district||In State||Out of State|
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 59% of Columbia University in the City of New York's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||9%||$3,945|
|State Grant & Scholarships||7%||$4,043|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||52%||$47,220|
|Federal Student Loans||11%||$5,675|
$22,824Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$10,917|
|$30,001 to $48,000$6,596|
|$48,001 to $75,000$7,648|
|$75,001 to $110,000$17,463|
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and New York state board of nursing.