Community Colleges
#105 in Community Colleges

Overview

CUNY LaGuardia Community College is ranked 105th in Community Colleges.
Next statements evaluate CUNY LaGuardia Community College by comparing key academic facts to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York.
  • It has relatively inexpensive tuition & fees of $8,098.
  • It has very large number of students of 19,300.
  • It offers relatively fewer area of study (50 programs).

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of LaGuardia CC are $8,098 (out-of-state rate) and it is relatively inexpensive compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York.

CUNY LaGuardia Community College $8,098

All U.S. Colleges $17,692

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges $8,177

2-4 Years Colleges $13,123

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York $10,712

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at LaGuardia CC is 28% and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York.

CUNY LaGuardia Community College 28%

All U.S. Colleges 56%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 34%

2-4 Years Colleges 47%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York 30%

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate at LaGuardia CC is 13% and it is lower (small number of students transferred-out) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York.

CUNY LaGuardia Community College 13%

All U.S. Colleges 21%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 17%

2-4 Years Colleges 16%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York 18%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at LaGuardia CC is 65% and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York.

CUNY LaGuardia Community College 65%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 61%

2-4 Years Colleges 65%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York 59%

Student Population

The total student population at LaGuardia CC is 19,300 and its population very large compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York.

CUNY LaGuardia Community College 19,300

All U.S. Colleges 2,931

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 5,796

2-4 Years Colleges 3,035

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York 7,743

Financial Aid Amount

The average amount of financial aid received at LaGuardia CC is $5,262 which is 64.98% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is higher compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York.

CUNY LaGuardia Community College $5,262

All U.S. Colleges $7,676

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges $4,837

2-4 Years Colleges $4,948

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York $5,909

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at LaGuardia CC is 24 to 1 and the ratio is extremely higher (many students per class/faculty) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York.

CUNY LaGuardia Community College 24 to 1

All U.S. Colleges 15 to 1

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 18 to 1

2-4 Years Colleges 17 to 1

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York 19 to 1

Number of Programs

LaGuardia CC offers 50 programs and it means relatively fewer area of study compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York.

CUNY LaGuardia Community College 50

All U.S. Colleges 37

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 68

2-4 Years Colleges 39

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in New York 59