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Acceptance Rate
Yield (Enrollment Rate)
Freshmen Enrollment
SAT Scores

2020 Acceptance Rate

A total of 14,633 students have applied and 10,658 students have allowed to admit to CUNY York College (Acceptance rate: 72.84%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 10.53 % where 1,122 students have finally enrolled out of 10,658 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of the school is higher (easier to admit) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Cazenovia College and Concordia College-New York, its acceptance rate is average (the average acceptance rate of the schools is 71.10%).
The yield of the school is lower (less admitted-students enrolled) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York. Compared to similar schools in rankings, its yield is average (average yield is 25.00%).

Admission Statistics Charts

2020 Test Scores Comparison

For the academic year 2019-2020, the average SAT score is 960 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. Compared to similar schools in college rankings, the admission score of CUNY York College is average than the schools (average score is 1,149). You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
SAT/ACT Scores Comparison
SAT AverageACT Average
CUNY York College9600
Similarly Colleges in Rankings1,12524
All U.S. Colleges112368
Public, 4-Years Colleges111267
4-Years Colleges112468
Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York113572

SAT Score by Subject

At CUNY York College, 940 students submitted SAT scores (84% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 960 and it is average than average for Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York. The following table shows the SAT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
SAT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing450520

Admission Requirements

The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to CUNY York College. The school requires 5 items to submit - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Completion of college-preparatory program, Admission test scores and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).
Admission Requirements for Applying to CUNY York College
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended