New York Private Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

How much does it cost to attend private college in New York?   The average annual in-state four year, not for profit private college tuition in New York was $28,434 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $2,838 from the 2015-2016 average of $25,596 and represents a 11.09% annual increase. The list of New York private colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 177 private colleges and universities in New York, the most popular being New York University with 43,140 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $49,256. Columbia University in the City of New York is the most expensive private school in New York with an in-state tuition of $56,608.

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, 6,562 Students
$37,000 63 55
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Albany, 1,319 Students
$34,480 67 55
Alfred University
Alfred, 1,727 Students
$28,198 67 68
American Academy McAllister Institute of Funeral Service
New York, 61 Students
$16,905 - -
American Academy of Dramatic Arts New York
New York, 270 Students
$34,410 - -
American Musical and Dramatic Academy
New York, 1,676 Students
$38,600 - -
ASA Institute of Business and Computer Technology
Brooklyn, 3,828 Students
$12,072 - -
Bais Medrash Elyon
Monsey, 69 Students
$8,600 - -
Bard College
Annandale-On-Hudson, 2,121 Students
$54,210 - -
Barnard College  Best Value
New York, 2,519 Students
$53,252 96 75
Beis Medrash Heichal Dovid
Far Rockaway, 125 Students
$9,500 - -
Berkeley College New York
New York, 2,834 Students
$24,200 - -
Beth Hamedrash Shaarei Yosher Institute
Brooklyn, 74 Students
$9,350 - -
Beth Hatalmud Rabbinical College
Brooklyn, 6 Students
$8,500 - -
Boricua College
New York, 731 Students
$11,000 - -
Bramson ORT College
Forest Hills, 457 Students
$10,800 - -
Bryant and Stratton College Albany
Albany, 287 Students
$16,600 - -
Bryant and Stratton College Amherst
Getzville, 176 Students
$17,057 - -
Bryant and Stratton College Buffalo
Buffalo, 326 Students
$17,051 - -
Bryant and Stratton College Greece
Rochester, 156 Students
$17,350 - -