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2020 Best Colleges in New York

Prepler’s college search tool helps you find a college that's right for you! These are 2020 Best Colleges in New York as ranked by Prepler. We can help you find best place to study.

Columbia University in the City of New York

Columbia University in the City of New York

4 Year  •  New YorkNY  • 

10 reviews

Columbia University in the City of New York is a private not-for-profit university based in New York, New York. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 1,547 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 6%.

#1 in 2020 Best Colleges in New York

Acceptance Rate
6%
Net Price
$74,199
SAT Range
1410-1570
ACT Range
31-34
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Cornell University

Cornell University

4 Year  •  IthacaNY  • 

10 reviews

Cornell University is a private not-for-profit university based in Ithaca, New York. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 3,349 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 12%.

#2 in 2020 Best Colleges in New York

Acceptance Rate
12%
Net Price
$70,321
SAT Range
1390-1550
ACT Range
31-34
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New York University

New York University

4 Year  •  New YorkNY  • 

10 reviews

New York University is a private not-for-profit university based in New York, New York. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 6,022 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 27%.

#3 in 2020 Best Colleges in New York

Acceptance Rate
27%
Net Price
$71,790
SAT Range
1290-1490
ACT Range
29-33
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University of Rochester

University of Rochester

4 Year  •  RochesterNY  • 

10 reviews

University of Rochester is a private not-for-profit university based in Rochester, New York. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 1,550 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 34%.

#4 in 2020 Best Colleges in New York

Acceptance Rate
34%
Net Price
$70,108
SAT Range
1300-1490
ACT Range
29-33
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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

4 Year  •  TroyNY  • 

8 reviews

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is a private not-for-profit university based in Troy, New York. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 1,663 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 43%.

#5 in 2020 Best Colleges in New York

Acceptance Rate
43%
Net Price
$70,132
SAT Range
1320-1500
ACT Range
28-32
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Syracuse University

Syracuse University

4 Year  •  SyracuseNY  • 

7 reviews

Syracuse University is a private not-for-profit university based in Syracuse, New York. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 3,649 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 46%.

#6 in 2020 Best Colleges in New York

Acceptance Rate
46%
Net Price
$65,480
SAT Range
1160-1350
ACT Range
25-30
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University at Buffalo

University at Buffalo

4 Year  •  BuffaloNY  • 

8 reviews

University at Buffalo is a public university based in Buffalo, New York. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 4,179 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 57%.

#7 in 2020 Best Colleges in New York

Acceptance Rate
57%
Net Price
$26,158
SAT Range
1080-1260
ACT Range
24-28
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Stony Brook University

Stony Brook University

4 Year  •  Stony BrookNY  • 

7 reviews

Stony Brook University is a public university based in Stony Brook, New York. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 3,167 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 42%.

#8 in 2020 Best Colleges in New York

Acceptance Rate
42%
Net Price
$25,471
SAT Range
1210-1410
ACT Range
26-31
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Rochester Institute of Technology

Rochester Institute of Technology

4 Year  •  RochesterNY  • 

5 reviews

Rochester Institute of Technology is a private not-for-profit university based in Rochester, New York. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 2,758 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 56%.

#9 in 2020 Best Colleges in New York

Acceptance Rate
56%
Net Price
$54,714
SAT Range
1190-1380
ACT Range
26-32
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SUNY at Albany

SUNY at Albany

4 Year  •  AlbanyNY  • 

5 reviews

SUNY at Albany is a public university based in Albany, New York. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 2,814 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 54%.

#10 in 2020 Best Colleges in New York

Acceptance Rate
54%
Net Price
$25,682
SAT Range
1080-1260
ACT Range
22-26
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Hofstra University

Hofstra University

4 Year  •  HempsteadNY  • 

6 reviews

Hofstra University is a private not-for-profit university based in Hempstead, New York. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 1,638 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 63%.

#11 in 2020 Best Colleges in New York

Acceptance Rate
63%
Net Price
$61,260
SAT Range
1130-1310
ACT Range
24-29
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Yeshiva University

Yeshiva University

4 Year  •  New YorkNY  • 

4 reviews

Yeshiva University is a private not-for-profit university based in New York, New York. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 620 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 62%.

#12 in 2020 Best Colleges in New York

Acceptance Rate
62%
Net Price
$60,525
SAT Range
1160-1420
ACT Range
23-29
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