Best Colleges In New York

The 80 Best Colleges In New York

Next table compares the 80 best colleges In New York in perspective of admission rate, college costs, completion rates, enrollment, and students to faculty ratio. The schools are ranked and selected by our ranking method and only qualified schools are included in the ranking.
There are 27 public and 53 private schools in Best Colleges in New York. The average acceptance ratio of Best Colleges in New York is 54.59% and the average admission yield is 26.48%.The average tuition & fees of the Best Colleges in New York is $33,235 based on out-of-state rate. The average graduation rate is 67.13% and the average student to faculty ratio is 12.87:1 (7.77%). In average, 8,475 students are attending to one of the schools.
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Best Colleges in New York Comparison Table
RankNameScoreAcceptance RatioYieldTuition & FeesGraduation RateStudent PopulationStudent: Faculty
1 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years96.4 6.8 % 62.0 % $51,640 94.1 % 29,372 6:1
2 Ithaca, NYPrivate, 4 Years91.9 14.1 % 52.3 % $52,853 93.9 % 22,319 9:1
3 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years90.5 16.7 % 51.1 % $52,662 90.9 % 2,510 10:1
4 West Point, NYPublic, 4 Years89.5 9.7 % 87.9 % - 85.9 % 4,389 7:1
5 Poughkeepsie, NYPrivate, 4 Years88.9 26.9 % 33.6 % $55,210 91.1 % 2,424 8:1
6 Clinton, NYPrivate, 4 Years88.8 26.1 % 34.6 % $52,770 91.6 % 1,883 9:1
7 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years88.8 31.9 % 31.7 % $50,464 84.7 % 50,550 10:1
8 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years88.7 50.7 % 63.7 % $42,000 81.8 % 6,168 8:1
9 Hamilton, NYPrivate, 4 Years88.5 28.8 % 31.7 % $53,980 89.9 % 2,890 9:1
10 Troy, NYPrivate, 4 Years87.8 44.3 % 20.6 % $52,305 83.0 % 7,363 15:1
11 Saratoga Springs, NYPrivate, 4 Years87.5 29.1 % 26.7 % $52,446 89.1 % 2,686 8:1
12 New York, NYPublic, 4 Years87.3 30.7 % 22.0 % $14,452 66.5 % 18,286 17:1
13 Bronx, NYPrivate, 4 Years87.1 45.2 % 10.8 % $50,601 79.6 % 15,582 14:1
14 Syracuse, NYPrivate, 4 Years87.0 52.3 % 22.9 % $46,755 82.2 % 21,970 15:1
15 Bronxville, NYPrivate, 4 Years86.9 51.8 % 23.7 % $54,010 82.2 % 1,736 9:1
16 Rochester, NYPrivate, 4 Years86.8 35.5 % 23.5 % $52,020 85.4 % 11,209 10:1
17 Queens, NYPrivate, 4 Years86.7 63.4 % 17.9 % $40,197 58.0 % 21,076 17:1
18 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years86.7 60.1 % 29.8 % $47,351 67.8 % 10,301 9:1
19 Rochester, NYPrivate, 4 Years86.7 54.9 % 23.9 % $40,068 65.5 % 16,507 13:1
20 Stony Brook, NYPublic, 4 Years86.4 40.7 % 20.6 % $26,767 72.4 % 25,734 17:1
21 Rockville Centre, NYPrivate, 4 Years86.4 76.9 % 18.2 % $30,310 76.0 % 5,069 10:1
22 Geneva, NYPrivate, 4 Years86.4 58.0 % 21.8 % $53,525 76.9 % 2,271 10:1
23 Buffalo, NYPublic, 4 Years86.3 59.4 % 26.6 % $27,068 74.4 % 30,184 13:1
24 Schenectady, NYPrivate, 4 Years86.3 36.9 % 22.8 % $53,490 87.0 % 2,203 10:1
25 Riverdale, NYPrivate, 4 Years86.2 71.4 % 14.0 % $41,412 70.8 % 4,214 13:1
26 Vestal, NYPublic, 4 Years86.2 40.6 % 20.7 % $24,403 83.0 % 17,292 19:1
27 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years86.1 40.9 % 14.7 % $35,400 52.9 % 533 14:1
28 New York, NYPublic, 4 Years86.1 37.9 % 20.4 % $14,372 53.3 % 22,993 11:1
29 Syracuse, NYPublic, 4 Years86.1 54.2 % 36.6 % $18,193 74.6 % 2,186 12:1
30 Hempstead, NYPrivate, 4 Years86.1 62.2 % 9.2 % $43,960 63.6 % 11,145 14:1
31 New York, NYPublic, 4 Years86.0 40.4 % 67.9 % $20,985 77.3 % 9,261 17:1
32 Garden City, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.9 70.3 % 14.7 % $37,170 68.2 % 7,687 11:1
33 Syracuse, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.9 65.3 % 14.1 % $33,905 67.3 % 3,549 13:1
34 New York, NYPublic, 4 Years85.8 45.4 % 19.5 % $14,330 46.9 % 16,048 12:1
35 Potsdam, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.8 68.2 % 16.5 % $47,950 70.8 % 4,384 14:1
36 Queens, NYPublic, 4 Years85.8 41.3 % 19.7 % $14,528 60.0 % 19,632 14:1
37 Brooklyn, NYPublic, 4 Years85.7 37.5 % 17.2 % $14,430 50.9 % 17,580 15:1
38 New York, NYPublic, 4 Years85.7 33.8 % 32.5 % $14,460 43.8 % 14,430 16:1
39 Nyack, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.6 99.8 % 50.9 % $25,350 35.0 % 2,502 12:1
40 Niagara University, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.6 82.9 % 22.4 % $31,950 66.8 % 4,017 12:1
41 Oneonta, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.5 86.5 % 14.0 % $44,134 59.8 % 1,396 10:1
42 Bronx, NYPublic, 4 Years85.4 32.5 % 14.8 % $14,400 43.6 % 13,329 15:1
43 Rochester, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.4 64.5 % 19.6 % $33,120 73.2 % 3,783 11:1
44 Brooklyn, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.4 66.8 % 25.6 % $26,550 72.5 % 5,119 14:1
45 Buffalo, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.4 77.9 % 16.7 % $36,454 70.8 % 3,734 11:1
46 Sparkill, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.4 79.2 % 16.6 % $30,750 61.7 % 1,852 13:1
47 Houghton, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.3 79.3 % 29.1 % $31,540 71.9 % 1,059 13:1
48 New Rochelle, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.3 91.5 % 9.4 % $37,682 68.3 % 4,019 15:1
49 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.3 61.9 % 75.7 % $17,054 44.9 % 13,528 15:1
50 Annandale-On-Hudson, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.2 56.2 % 17.5 % $52,906 77.7 % 2,304 10:1
51 Geneseo, NYPublic, 4 Years85.2 66.8 % 20.8 % $18,058 80.9 % 5,602 19:1
52 Bronx, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.2 92.7 % 17.6 % $33,458 55.2 % 1,910 13:1
53 Albany, NYPublic, 4 Years85.1 54.4 % 21.1 % $24,370 65.9 % 17,373 18:1
54 New Rochelle, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.1 43.7 % 24.9 % $36,618 35.1 % 3,590 13:1
55 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.1 - - - - - -
56 Throggs Neck, NYPublic, 4 Years85.1 58.0 % 36.7 % $17,724 56.5 % 1,832 16:1
57 Canton, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.1 42.9 % 22.4 % $52,990 83.6 % 2,464 11:1
58 Newburgh, NYPrivate, 4 Years85.0 89.9 % 11.5 % $29,920 53.7 % 2,468 13:1
59 New Paltz, NYPublic, 4 Years85.0 42.9 % 18.1 % $17,625 72.4 % 7,628 15:1
60 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years84.9 39.3 % 75.8 % $19,180 25.4 % 1,059 9:1
61 Poughkeepsie, NYPrivate, 4 Years84.8 41.0 % 27.0 % $36,680 83.4 % 6,569 16:1
62 Purchase, NYPublic, 4 Years84.8 43.5 % 24.9 % $18,148 61.9 % 4,156 14:1
63 Ithaca, NYPrivate, 4 Years84.7 69.9 % 16.3 % $42,884 74.5 % 6,678 10:1
64 Staten Island, NYPrivate, 4 Years84.7 72.9 % 21.7 % $45,380 67.3 % 2,308 13:1
65 Utica, NYPublic, 4 Years84.7 64.3 % 19.5 % $17,648 43.9 % 2,697 12:1
66 Brockport, NYPublic, 4 Years84.6 55.3 % 23.6 % $17,804 68.1 % 8,243 17:1
67 Buffalo, NYPrivate, 4 Years84.6 69.2 % 33.1 % $28,360 42.7 % 2,053 16:1
68 Old Westbury, NYPrivate, 4 Years84.5 72.6 % 9.7 % $35,870 43.5 % 7,628 13:1
69 Brookville, NYPrivate, 4 Years84.5 81.5 % 9.8 % $36,978 46.1 % 8,634 13:1
70 Plattsburgh, NYPublic, 4 Years84.4 51.0 % 21.3 % $17,716 63.4 % 5,520 15:1
71 Fredonia, NYPublic, 4 Years84.4 62.3 % 27.7 % $17,936 61.9 % 4,603 14:1
72 Oneonta, NYPublic, 4 Years84.4 52.8 % 20.0 % $17,816 72.2 % 6,055 19:1
73 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years84.4 83.7 % 13.1 % $43,986 58.6 % 13,245 15:1
74 Oswego, NYPublic, 4 Years84.3 54.5 % 24.7 % $17,841 65.7 % 8,004 17:1
75 Rochester, NYPrivate, 4 Years84.3 64.7 % 27.7 % $30,686 59.1 % 1,698 13:1
76 Cortland, NYPublic, 4 Years84.3 52.2 % 21.8 % $17,950 74.4 % 6,900 16:1
77 New York, NYPublic, 4 Years84.3 - - $14,400 - - 5:1
78 Orangeburg, NYPrivate, 4 Years84.2 75.4 % 19.2 % $28,448 42.5 % 2,012 13:1
79 Amherst, NYPrivate, 4 Years84.2 52.6 % 23.2 % $27,990 55.3 % 2,760 12:1
80 Old Westbury, NYPublic, 4 Years84.1 68.6 % 21.1 % $17,533 43.1 % 4,463 18:1
Average86.0 54.6 % $33,235 67.1 % 8,475 12.9:1
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