Colleges and Universities in New York

Ranking Institution name Tuition Control Acceptance Rate
1
New York, New York
$44.958 Private Non-Profit 26%
2
Buffalo, New York
$16.190 Public 53%
3
New York, New York
$7.038 Public 0%
4
Selden, New York
$8.990 Public 0%
5
Stony Brook, New York
$17.810 Public 39%
6
Garden City, New York
$8.681 Public 0%
7
Ithaca, New York
$45.358 Private Non-Profit 16%
8
Syracuse, New York
$40.458 Private Non-Profit 49%
9
Rochester, New York
$34.424 Private Non-Profit 60%
10
Albany, New York
$18.360 Public 55%
11
New York, New York
$12.639 Public 30%
12
Vestal, New York
$18.464 Public 43%
13
Flushing, New York
$12.717 Public 37%
14
Queens, New York
$36.450 Private Non-Profit 53%
15
Brooklyn, New York
$7.070 Public 0%
16
Rochester, New York
$7.114 Public 0%
17
New York, New York
$12.720 Public 25%
18
New York, New York
$12.569 Public 34%
19
Brooklyn, New York
$12.579 Public 77%
20
Long Island City, New York
$7.086 Public 0%
21
Staten Island, New York
$12.668 Public 100%
22
New York, New York
$12.599 Public 34%
23
Bayside, New York
$7.060 Public 0%
24
Brooklyn, New York
$12.694 Public 32%
25
Buffalo, New York
$8.554 Public 0%
26
Buffalo, New York
$16.382 Public 49%
27
Bronx, New York
$43.902 Private Non-Profit 47%
28
Valhalla, New York
$12.213 Public 0%
29
Saratoga Springs, New York
$15.715 Public 81%
30
New York, New York
$49.138 Private Non-Profit 7%
31
Troy, New York
$12.694 Public 0%
32
New York, New York
$13.955 Public 45%
33
New York, New York
$38.069 Private Non-Profit 77%
34
Oswego, New York
$16.631 Public 49%
35
Syracuse, New York
$8.928 Public 0%
36
Bronx, New York
$7.074 Public 0%
37
Brockport, New York
$14.320 Public 48%
38
Hempstead, New York
$36.350 Private Non-Profit 59%
39
Cortland, New York
$16.777 Public 47%
40
Ithaca, New York
$38.400 Private Non-Profit 67%
41
New Paltz, New York
$16.533 Public 44%
42
New York, New York
$40.426 Private Non-Profit 67%
43
Farmingdale, New York
$16.575 Public 53%
44
New York, New York
$15.250 Private Non-Profit 59%
45
Oneonta, New York
$16.680 Public 51%
46
Rochester, New York
$42.890 Private Non-Profit 36%
47
Dobbs Ferry, New York
$17.576 Private Non-Profit 57%
48
Bronx, New York
$13.236 Private For-Profit 44%
49
Troy, New York
$46.269 Private Non-Profit 41%
50
Jamaica, New York
$12.606 Public 35%

Education in New York

As of June 2014, 16.45 of New York’s population aged over 25 had some college degree, compared to 21.29 for the entire United States. Two-year college graduates constituted 8.32, four-year graduates – 18.64 and Master graduates – 10.08 of the New York population.

Education of New York

As of June 2014, the New York’s average income per capita is 32104, compared to the average of 28051 for the United States, while the median household income is 57683. The unemployed people available workforce constituted 6.1 of the state’s population, while the job growth expected over the next decade is 35.4. The indicators of sales and income taxes were 8.88 and 6.45 respectively.

Cost of living in New York

If we take the average indicator for the entire United States as 100, the overall cost of living in the state of New York makes 122, with the cost of food being 111.6 and expenses for health care services such as stay in a hospital room, doctor’s and dentist’s appointments – 109. The state’s average indicator for the cost of housing, comprising mortgage, rent and taxes is 145. The index of New York’s charges for utilities services, such as heating, cooling, natural gas and electricity makes 118. The average transportation costs make 110, while other miscellaneous expenses, such as clothing, repairs, and entertainment constitute 110 points.

Air pollution and health in New York

New York’s index of air quality is 87.3 on a scale from 0 to 100 points (higher is better) according to EPA reports taking into account the days of ozone alert and volume of such pollutants as lead, carbon monoxide, sulfur and others. State’s weather quality is graded at 64 points out of 100 on the basis of such indices as toxic discharges, sediments, turbidity and pollutants. The index of Superfund sites is 57 compared to 71 for the entire country. In 2014, the number of physicians per 100,000 persons is 349 and the health cost index is higher compared to the average US index.

Climate in New York

New York’s annual rainfall is 41.1 inches, compared to 36.5 for the entire US. In winter the state gets the annual snowfall of 57.9, while the United States in general get 25. There are 133 days with measurable precipitation, and 165 sunny days per annum. In July, the average high temperature is 81.8 degrees Fahrenheit, and in January the average lowest is 16.6 degrees. The comfort index on the scale from 0 to 100 (higher is better) makes 53 and is based on the combination of summer temperature and effect humidity on the population.


Data provided by U.S. Department of Education Institute of Education Sciences nces.ed.gov