CUNY Queens College


Highest Degree Offered: Masters

College Type: Public

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: New York


Queens College is one of CUNY's largest senior colleges. Often referred to as "the jewel of the CUNY system," the college enjoys a national reputation for its liberal arts and sciences and preprofessional programs. Princeton Review's America's Best Value Colleges (2006 edition) ranks Queens eighth in the nation for its outstanding academics, generous financial aid packages, and relatively low costs.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 19572
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Faculty: 630

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 31:1
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Contact Information

65-30 Kissena Boulevard
Flushing New York 11367


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Main Phone: 718-997-5000

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Admissions Contact:
Vincent J Angrisani
Director of Admissions, Admissions Office

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Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
The mean GPA for admitted transfer applicants is 2.76

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Queens College will grant liberal arts credit for undergraduate courses (not considered remedial) successfully completed at a U.S.-accredited, degree-granting institution provided that a minimum grade of CÜ´¢c´ c´_ was earned.

Credits (Min/Max):
A maximum of 12 non-liberal arts credits may be granted (students holding associate degrees from a CUNY community college may be permitted to exceed this limit). Up to 75 total credits are transferable.

Test Scores for Applying:
SAT/ACT scores are required if applying with less than 24 credits.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
If you would like to submit letters of recommendation in support of your application, you may do so by mailing the documents to CUNY/UAPC.

Essay(s) required:
If you would like to submit a personal essay in support of your application, you may do so by mailing the documents to CUNY/UAPC.

Application Fee:
All applicants who are not currently enrolled at a CUNY college must pay a $70.00 non-refundable application-processing fee.

Other Requirements:
Many programs have different requirements for admission. Students who have, or are about to receive, an associate's degree from a CUNY or SUNY college are given priority.

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Transfer Scholarships - The Transfer Scholarship, Queens College Scholars Program. Scholarship applicants must file the QC Transfer Scholarship Application. For Financial Aid complete the FAFSA. Contact the Office of Financial Services at 718-997-5100.

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