College Deliberately: CUNY York College

CUNY York College is a medium-sized, public, four-year College that emphasizes culture, character and career located in the city of Jamaica, NY. It is known for Psychology, Business Administration and Management and Social Work.

CUNY York College

place 94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd, Jamaica, NY 11451
phone Phone: (718) 262-2000
web Web: http://www.york.cuny.edu/
  • CUNY York College is also known as:
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Institution Accreditation Agency Status First Accredited Next Review
York College of the City University of New York Middle States Commission on Higher Education Accredited 1967-07-01 2027-01-01
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Student Centeredness

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Students with disabilities:
Less than 3% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
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CUNY York College is in NCAA Division III without football. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Track and Field Outdoor Women’s 19
Track and Field Outdoor Men’s 17
Track and Field Indoor Women’s 16

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