Hostos Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

500 Grand Concourse

Bronx, NY 10451

(718) 518-4405

Fax: (718) 518-6643



Contact: Roland Velez

Director of Admissions/Recruitment
Main Address

500 Grand Concourse

Bronx, NY 10451

(718) 518-4444

www.hostos.cuny.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 5,532

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 905

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,715

Setting

Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $60

Online application fee: $60
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission to allied health programs based on Freshman Skills Assessment and subsequent performance in courses.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Digital art A
Digital music A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Data Processing Technology A

Education

Early Childhood Education A

Engineering

Chemical Engineering A
Civil Engineering A
Electrical/Communications Engineering A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Community Health/Preventative Medicine A
Dental Hygiene A
Medical Administrative Assistance A
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Gerontology A

Physical Sciences

Forensic Chemistry A

Public Administration & Services

Public Administration A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

CUNY Hostos Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(718) 518-4444
Website:www.hostos.cuny.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:https://portal.cuny.edu/cms/id/cuny/documents/informationpage/006373.htm
Address:500 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY 10451
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:7,210
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:6,726 (93% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$5,208
Out-of-state Tuition:$8,088
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:91%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$7,320

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

CUNY Hostos Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at CUNY Hostos Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services4
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education1
Engineering4
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Health Professions and Related Programs24
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Physical Sciences1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Visual and Performing Arts2
Grand total225

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at CUNY Hostos Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at CUNY Hostos Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$5,208
Out-of-state$8,088
Books and supplies$1,364

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid90091%
Grant or scholarship aid89090%$7,320
Student loan aid434%$5,055

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid5,11869%$5,658
Federal student loans6038%$4,858

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for CUNY Hostos Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled CUNY Hostos Community College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

CUNY Hostos Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment7,210
Undergraduate enrollment7,210
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

CUNY Hostos Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
  • New York State Board of Regents, State Education Department, Office of the Professions (Nursing Education)
    • Licensed Practical Nursing Programs
    • RN Associate Degree Programs

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