CUNY New York City College of Technology

Brooklyn, NY 11201
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CUNY New York City College of Technology (City Tech) is located in Brooklyn, New York. This school was established back in 1946 and it now serves over 17,000 students. The school started out as an institute and transitioned into being a community college and then became the senior college that it is today during the 1980s. City Tech is a large school that offers more than 60 baccalaureate, associate’s degree, and certificate programs for students to take advantage of. City Tech is an accredited school by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. Aside from having a reputation for academic excellence, this college also has many student organizations and the school has a robust athletics department that is part of the NCAA Division III.

The City Tech nursing program is going to offer students the associate’s in applied science degree program (AAS) and the bachelor’s of science in nursing degree program (BSN). Both programs are going to teach students the necessary skills to find success as professional nurses. Students from City Tech have a higher success rate on the NCLEX-RN licensure exam than any other school in New York. Both nursing programs have the full accreditation of the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleLarge City
Number of Students17,279
Student to Faculty Ratio18:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate78%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 16 81
Bachelor's degree 21 77
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 83.9%

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Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
07/01/1957 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
03/01/1967 - Current
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
02/01/2008 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
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).
Application fee
Undergrads $65
Graduates --

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$285/credit
In State Students$285/credit
Out of State Students$580/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

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
LPN 45 $12,825 $12,825 $26,100
ADN 70 $19,950 $19,950 $40,600
BSN 125 $35,625 $35,625 $72,500
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
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.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 82% of CUNY New York City College of Technology's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 71% $4,799
Other Federal Grant 1% $350
State Grant & Scholarships 74% $4,510
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans 5% $3,932
Private Loans -- $5,993


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$3,298
$30,001 to $48,000$5,383
$48,001 to $75,000$9,380
$75,001 to $110,000$12,781
Over $110,000$13,164

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Non-resident alien
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Race/ethnicity unknown

Reviews (1)

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  • August 2, 2019

Program: maria nunez

Very good school, everything is organized, clean. To me is the best nursing school in new York because it’s more comfortable not easy but better accommodations to enter.

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and New York state board of nursing.
CUNY New York City College of Technology
300 Jay St
Brooklyn, NY 11201

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