11 Park Place 4th Floor
New York, NY 10007
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  • New York Career Institute provides a postsecondary educational experience designed to prepare students for productive careers in contemporary career fields. The programs of study provide students with a careful balance of the theoretical knowledge and practical skills deemed necessary by employers and educators in the related fields.

School Highlights

New York Career Institute serves 545 students (51% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the state community college average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 545 students
  • Private-state tuition: $13,500
  • Acceptance Rate: 99%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 30:1
  • Minority enrollment: 68%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

New York Career Institute ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

Category
Attribute
Completion Rates

School Overview

The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
New York Career Institute
(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associates Colleges
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
Less than 2 yrs
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Private, for profit
Private, non-profit
Total Faculty
18 staff
158 staff
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Student Body

The student population of New York Career Institute has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The New York Career Institute diversity score of 0.80 is more than the state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
545 students
1,442 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
30:1
10:1
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# Full-Time Students
276 students
869 students
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# Part-Time Students
269 students
511 students
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
485 students
428 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
276 students
869 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
25 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
n/a
642 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
42 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
408 students
% Asian
4%
8%
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% Hispanic
18%
23%
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% Black
25%
17%
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% White
32%
43%
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% Two or more races
4%
2%
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% Non Resident races
n/a
4%
% Unknown races
17%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.80
0.72
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
40%
27%
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
1.55%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$36,900
$35,200
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $13,500 is less than the state average of $16,274. The private state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$13,500
$16,274
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
100%
92%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$12,674
$12,674
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$6,940
$5,523
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Acceptance Rate
99%
69%
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SAT Reading
n/a
475
SAT Math
n/a
505
SAT Writing
n/a
485
ACT Composite
n/a
22
ACT English
n/a
23
ACT Math
n/a
25
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) , School Administrators

School Notes

  • New York Career Institute was founded in 1941 under the name of School of Stenotype Exclusively, and was located in the midtown area. In order to be in the center of the city, state and federal courts, and freelance reporting companies, the college was relocated in 1959 to Broadway near City Hall. At that time, the name of the college was changed to Stenotype Academy. In 1982 the New York State Board of Regents granted Stenotype Academy authority to confer an Associate in Occupational Studies (AOS) degree as well as a Certificate in Court Reporting. In 1998, the name of the college was changed to New York Career Institute. The college is authorized by the New York State Board of Regents to confer AOS degrees and Certificates in Medical Office Administration and Court Reporting, and an AOS degree in Paralegal Studies. Both the degree and certificate programs offer a comprehensive course of study. For the convenience of students, both day and evening classes are offered for all programs. Classes are also generally available on Saturdays. New York Career Institute is the only college in New York City that awards an Associate degree in Court Reporting, as well as Office Sciences and Paralegal Studies. High school seniors making a first-time career choice and adults looking to retrain are offered a unique combination of theory and hands-on training that teaches not only "why" but "how," while successfully preparing graduates for immediate employment. Most important, a faculty comprised of registered court reporters, practicing attorneys and medical specialists is there to guide students toward careers as Court Reporters, Legal Assistants and Medical Office Professionals. New York Career Institute is accredited by the New York State Board of Regents and the Commissioner of Education, a nationally recognized accrediting agency.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does New York Career Institute cost?

New York Career Institute's private state tuition is approximately $13,500.

What is the acceptance rate of New York Career Institute?

The acceptance rate of New York Career Institute is 99%, which is higher than the state average of 69%.

What is New York Career Institute's ranking?

New York Career Institute ranks among the top 20% of community college in New York for: Diversity in US community colleges and Highest completion rates.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 545 students
  • Private-state tuition: $13,500
  • Acceptance Rate: 99%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 30:1
  • Minority enrollment: 68%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Did You Know?

New York County, NY community colleges have a diversity score of 0.68, which is higher than the national average of 0.00. The most diverse community college in New York County, NY is Berkeley College-New York. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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