CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice

New York, NY, USA
3.34 Average Rating

The CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice is a liberal arts school focused on a criminal justice and forensics curriculum. U.S. News & World Report rates the admissions process as “selective” and lists the college at #34 in Top Public Schools. A majority of students study homeland security and law enforcement, but students can also study more traditional majors such as psychology and economics.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
95%
Out of State Students
4%
0
100
34%
Acceptance Rate
Average SAT Composite: 975
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision February 1, 2019
Spring Regular Decision September 15, 2018
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
14,834
Total Number of Undergrads
12,916
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
0
100
22%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
44%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
18:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$5,294
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$6,330
Out-of-State Tuition
$13,440
0
100
85%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
80%
Average Aid Per Year
$4,610
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
40%
60%
Student Organizations
58
Size of Town
City: Large
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
New York
Washington
Miami
Atlanta
Philadelphia
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
76%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$43,300
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What Students Are Saying

3.34 Average Rating
amazing. john jay college has a great program for students considering law school. they have a dedicated faculty and a supportive staff. they understand the struggles that their students are facing and provide as much help as possible.
Christine from New York, NY
Well-rounded school with a growing curriculum.
Improved research facilities.
Committed professors who are willing to assist students with further study.
Joan

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