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
Bryant and Stratton College Henrietta
Rochester, 140 Students
$16,037 - -
Bryant and Stratton College Main Syracuse
Syracuse, 333 Students
$17,299 - -
Bryant and Stratton College Southtowns
Orchard Park, 115 Students
$17,286 - -
Bryant and Stratton College Syracuse North
Liverpool, 173 Students
$16,392 - -
Business Informatics Center Inc
Valley Stream, 59 Students
$13,200 - -
Canisius College
Buffalo, 2,640 Students
$27,000 60 65
Cazenovia College
Cazenovia, 708 Students
$34,024 - -
Central Yeshiva Tomchei Tmimim Lubavitz
Brooklyn, 536 Students
$7,700 - -
Clarkson University  Best Value
Potsdam, 3,651 Students
$48,194 72 57
Colgate University  Best Value
Hamilton, 2,944 Students
$55,530 97 77
College of Mount Saint Vincent
Bronx, 1,606 Students
$36,700 39 55
Columbia University in the City of New York  Best Value
New York, 26,072 Students
$56,608 98 76
Concordia College New York
Bronxville, 1,490 Students
$31,500 33 45
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art  Best Value
New York, 899 Students
$44,550 94 69
Cornell University  Best Value
Ithaca, 23,499 Students
$54,584 98 67
Crouse Hospital College of Nursing
Syracuse, 81 Students
$14,160 - -
Culinary Institute of America
Hyde Park, 2,990 Students
$30,200 - -
D'Youville College
Buffalo, 2,146 Students
$26,120 35 43
Daemen College
Amherst, 2,062 Students
$27,990 - -
Davis College
Johnson City, 125 Students
$15,750 - -