National Universities
#317 in National Universities
New York Colleges
#63 in New York Colleges

Overview

Long Island University is ranked 317th in National Universities and 63rd in New York Colleges.
Next statements evaluate Long Island University by comparing key academic facts to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.
  • It has expensive tuition & fees of $39,136.
  • The acceptance rate (80%) is higher (easy to get in).
  • The SAT & ACT scores (1,185 SAT, 25 ACT) is average.
  • It has very large number of students of 15,196.
  • It offers very diverse area of study (323 programs).

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of Long Island are $39,136 and it is expensive compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Long Island University $39,136

All U.S. Colleges $17,692

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges $26,737

4-Years Colleges $22,926

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York $27,722

Graduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 graduate tuition & fees of Long Island are $23,479 and it is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Long Island University $23,479

All U.S. Colleges $18,842

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges $18,688

4-Years Colleges $18,848

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York $23,572

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate of Long Island is 80% and it is higher (easy to get in) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Long Island University 80%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 66%

4-Years Colleges 68%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 68%

Yield (Enrollment Rate)

The yield, also known as enrollment rate, of Long Island is 12% and the yield is much lower (admitted, but not enrolled) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Long Island University 12%

All U.S. Colleges 37%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 35%

4-Years Colleges 35%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 43%

SAT Scores

The average SAT score submitted by enrolled students at Long Island is 1,185 and it is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Long Island University 1,185

All U.S. Colleges 1,123

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 1,132

4-Years Colleges 1,124

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 1,206

ACT Scores

The average ACT score submitted by enrolled students at Long Island is 25 and it is lower compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Long Island University 25

All U.S. Colleges 68

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 69

4-Years Colleges 68

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 77

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at Long Island is 46% and it is lower (less completion rate) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Long Island University 46%

All U.S. Colleges 56%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 56%

4-Years Colleges 51%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 59%

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate at Long Island is 35% and it is extremely higher (many students transferred-out) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Long Island University 35%

All U.S. Colleges 21%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 25%

4-Years Colleges 24%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 28%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at Long Island is 74% and it is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Long Island University 74%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 74%

4-Years Colleges 73%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 78%

Student Population

The total student population at Long Island is 15,196 and its population very large compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Long Island University 15,196

All U.S. Colleges 2,931

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 2,477

4-Years Colleges 4,686

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 2,948

Financial Aid Amount

The average amount of financial aid received at Long Island is $19,269 which is 49.24% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is lower compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Long Island University $19,269

All U.S. Colleges $7,676

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges $16,488

4-Years Colleges $12,161

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York $17,399

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at Long Island is 13 to 1 and the ratio is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Long Island University 13 to 1

All U.S. Colleges 15 to 1

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 12 to 1

4-Years Colleges 14 to 1

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 13 to 1

Number of Programs

Long Island offers 323 programs and it means very diverse area of study compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Long Island University 323

All U.S. Colleges 37

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 45

4-Years Colleges 58

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 46

Number of Online Programs

Long Island offers 2 online programs and it means limited online classes compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Long Island University 2

All U.S. Colleges 13

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 12

4-Years Colleges 15

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 10