Queens College – City University of New York (CUNY)

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Queens College is four-year, public, co-educational college that belongs to the City University of New York (CUNY) and is located in Kew Gardens Hills, New York, in the United States. While the college’s 7-acre campus is relatively small, Queens College has over 14,400 undergraduate students and 4,100 graduate students, and is one of the largest of CUNY’s academic colleges. Queens College has been nationally recognized for its exceptional, pre-professional and liberal arts programs. It offers bachelor’s, master’s and post-graduate certificate programs in hundreds of academic and professional disciplines.

In addition to being one of the largest institutions within the CUNY network of schools, Queens College is one of the only colleges to provide students the option of living on-campus. In 2009, in an effort to attract some of the best students from around the world, the college constructed its first residence hall—The Summit at Queens College. The on-campus residence hall has attracted aspiring artists, musicians and international students from countries far and wide who are seeking to attend a higher education institution.

General Information

Admission Office

6530 Kissena Boulevard, Jefferson 117

Flushing, NY 11367-1597

(718) 997-5600

Fax: (718) 997-5617

Contact: Vincent Angrisani

Executive Director of Admissions and Enrollment Management
Main Address

65-30 Kissena Boulevard

Flushing, NY 11367-1597

(718) 997-5000


Total undergrads: 15,262

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,675

Degree-seeking undergrads: 14,497

Graduate enrollment: 4,310


Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $65

Online application fee: $65
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 38%

Percent students who return sophomore year: 85%

College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African Studies B
American Studies B
Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies B
East Asian Studies B
Latin American Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Film Studies B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Graphic Design B
Music – General Performance B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Actuarial Science B
Finance/Banking B
International Business B
Labor Studies B

Communications & Journalism

Mass Communications/Media Studies B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B


Art Teacher Education B
ESL Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B
Family/Consumer Sciences – Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Physics Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Family/Consumer Sciences – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Comparative Literature B
French B
German B
Greek, Ancient B
Hebrew B
Italian B
Latin B
Linguistics B
Russian B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Speech-Language Pathology B


History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B


Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B
Environmental Studies B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B

Philosophy & Religion

Jewish/Judaic Studies B
Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Geology B
Physics B


Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General B
Sociology B
Urban Studies B

Degree levels 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.

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