Colleges in New York: Ratings & Statistics
There are around 500 colleges in New York. This is 7% of all colleges listed in the USA. Top cities in New York with most colleges are New York, Rochester, Bronx, Syracuse and Buffalo. You may find a list of all categories of New York colleges on this page. Click on a category to find all colleges of New York of that type.
Top 10 Colleges in New York
Visit the top colleges in New York. Following is a list of top 10 colleges based on US News Best Colleges 2022 ranking. Click on a college to find its detailed information.
- Columbia University, New York
- Cornell University, Ithaca
- New York University, New York
- University of Rochester, Rochester
- Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy
- Syracuse University, Syracuse
- Fordham University, Bronx
- Yeshiva University, New York
- Binghamton University, Binghamton
- Stony Brook University, Stony Brook
Students by Race
The following chart shows distribution of college students in New York based on their racial backgrounds.
Students by Gender
Following chart displays the ratio of male and female students studying in various colleges and universities of New York.
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Find in New York
Colleges of New York are listed in the following categories. Please click on one of them to find New York colleges of that type.
- Public Colleges (107)
- Private Colleges (274)
- Community Colleges (35)
- Universities (30)
- Training Schools (87)