New York Four Year Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

How much does it cost to attend four year college in New York?   The average annual in-state four year college tuition in New York was $22,793 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $2,083 from the 2015-2016 average of $20,710 and represents a 10.06% annual increase. The list of New York four year colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 185 four year 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 four year school 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 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore New York Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Adelphi University
Garden City, 6,008 Students
$35,430 64 60
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 Musical and Dramatic Academy
New York, 1,565 Students
$37,070 - -
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 - -
Bryant and Stratton College Amherst
Getzville, 181 Students
$16,456 - -
Bryant and Stratton College Buffalo
Buffalo, 285 Students
$16,850 - -
Bryant and Stratton College Southtowns
Orchard Park, 284 Students
$17,143 - -
Canisius College  Best Value
Buffalo, 2,959 Students
$34,966 62 67
Cazenovia College
Cazenovia, 858 Students
$33,068 31 44
Central Yeshiva Tomchei Tmimim Lubavitz
Brooklyn, 505 Students
$7,700 - -
Clarkson University  Best Value
Potsdam, 3,890 Students
$46,700 73 61
Colgate University  Best Value
Hamilton, 2,865 Students
$53,650 96 77