New York Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2019

How much does it cost to attend college in New York?   The average annual in-state college tuition in New York was $18,833 for the 2017-2018 academic year. This is $4,721 higher than the U.S. average and ranks New York amongst the costliest as the 6th most expensive and 47th most affordable state or district to attend college. This is a change of $1,227 from the 2015-2016 average of $17,606 and represents a 6.97% annual increase. The list of New York colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 252 colleges and universities in New York, the most popular being New York University with 41,374 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $47,942. Columbia University in the City of New York is the most expensive in New York with an in-state tuition of $54,504.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. New York colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in New York or cheap New York colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2017-2018 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Explore New York Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Adelphi University
Garden City, 6,008 Students
$35,430 64 60
Adirondack Community College
Queensbury, 2,156 Students
$4,392 - -
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Albany, 1,393 Students
$32,840 68 55
Alfred University
Alfred, 1,888 Students
$27,124 63 68
American Academy McAllister Institute of Funeral Service
New York, 82 Students
$16,905 - -
American Academy of Dramatic Arts New York
New York, 310 Students
$33,420 - -
American Musical and Dramatic Academy
New York, 1,565 Students
$37,070 - -
ASA Institute of Business and Computer Technology
Brooklyn, 4,107 Students
$11,880 - -
Bais Medrash Elyon
Monsey, 87 Students
$8,600 - -
Bard College
Annandale-On-Hudson, 2,214 Students
$52,226 - -
Barnard College
New York, 2,461 Students
$50,882 - -
Beis Medrash Heichal Dovid
Far Rockaway, 124 Students
$9,375 - -
Berkeley College New York
New York, 3,421 Students
$23,600 - -
Beth Hamedrash Shaarei Yosher Institute
Brooklyn, 36 Students
$9,150 - -
Beth Hatalmud Rabbinical College
Brooklyn, 6 Students
$8,500 - -
Boricua College
New York, 1,008 Students
$11,000 - -
Bramson ORT College
Forest Hills, 457 Students
$10,800 - -
Broome Community College
Binghamton, 4,157 Students
$4,582 - -
Bryant and Stratton College Albany
Albany, 285 Students
$16,549 - -
Bryant and Stratton College Amherst
Getzville, 181 Students
$16,456 - -