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 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 private 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
Bryant and Stratton College Henrietta
Rochester, 154 Students
$16,820 - -
Bryant and Stratton College Main Syracuse
Syracuse, 357 Students
$17,400 - -
Bryant and Stratton College Southtowns
Orchard Park, 284 Students
$17,143 - -
Bryant and Stratton College Syracuse North
Liverpool, 188 Students
$16,666 - -
Business Informatics Center Inc
Valley Stream, 59 Students
$13,200 - -
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
College of Mount Saint Vincent
Bronx, 1,638 Students
$35,620 26 21
Columbia University in the City of New York  Best Value
New York, 24,553 Students
$54,504 98 78
Concordia College New York
Bronxville, 1,037 Students
$30,250 47 61
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art
New York, 912 Students
$43,250 - -
Cornell University  Best Value
Ithaca, 22,227 Students
$52,612 98 70
Crouse Hospital College of Nursing
Syracuse, 65 Students
$11,295 - -
Culinary Institute of America
Hyde Park, 2,793 Students
$29,380 - -
D'Youville College
Buffalo, 2,307 Students
$25,240 30 40
Daemen College
Amherst, 2,236 Students
$27,450 - -
Davis College
Johnson City, 184 Students
$15,450 - -