MEC Rankings and Evaluation

Overview

Next statements evaluate CUNY Medgar Evers College by comparing key academic facts to similar schools.
  • The tuition & fees ($15,302) is average.
  • The acceptance rate (90%) is very higher (very easy to get in).
  • The number of students (6,638) is relatively small.
  • It offers limited area of study (35 programs).
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Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of MEC are $15,302 (out-of-state rate) and it is average compared to Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York.

CUNY Medgar Evers College $15,302

All U.S. Colleges $17,692

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges $18,895

4-Years or High Colleges $22,926

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York $17,876

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Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate of MEC is 90% and it is very higher (very easy to get in) compared to Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York.

CUNY Medgar Evers College 90%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges 72%

4-Years or High Colleges 68%

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York 57%

Yield (Enrollment Rate)

The yield, also known as enrollment rate, of MEC is 7% and the yield is very lower (admitted, but not enrolled) compared to Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York.

CUNY Medgar Evers College 7%

All U.S. Colleges 37%

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges 32%

4-Years or High Colleges 35%

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York 25%

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Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at MEC is 14% and it is lower (less completion rate) compared to Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York.

CUNY Medgar Evers College 14%

All U.S. Colleges 56%

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges 48%

4-Years or High Colleges 51%

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York 59%

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate at MEC is 32% and it is extremely higher (many students transferred-out) compared to Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York.

CUNY Medgar Evers College 32%

All U.S. Colleges 21%

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges 23%

4-Years or High Colleges 24%

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York 25%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at MEC is 58% and it is lower (many students stopped or transferred-out) compared to Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York.

CUNY Medgar Evers College 58%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges 74%

4-Years or High Colleges 73%

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York 79%

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Student Population

The total student population at MEC is 6,638 and its population relatively small compared to Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York.

CUNY Medgar Evers College 6,638

All U.S. Colleges 2,931

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges 11,396

4-Years or High Colleges 4,686

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York 9,101

Financial Aid Amount

The average amount of financial aid received at MEC is $7,596 which is 49.64% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is higher compared to Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York.

CUNY Medgar Evers College $7,596

All U.S. Colleges $7,676

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges $7,301

4-Years or High Colleges $12,161

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York $7,630

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at MEC is 20 to 1 and the ratio is extremely higher (many students per class/faculty) compared to Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York.

CUNY Medgar Evers College 20 to 1

All U.S. Colleges 15 to 1

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges 17 to 1

4-Years or High Colleges 14 to 1

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York 15 to 1

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Number of Programs

MEC offers 35 programs and it means limited area of study compared to Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York.

CUNY Medgar Evers College 35

All U.S. Colleges 37

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges 108

4-Years or High Colleges 58

Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New York 112

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