Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology

  • Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology is a small, accredited degree-granting college�with a big commitment to student success. We recently added a $1 million, state-of-the-art flight simulator laboratory, invested another $300,000 in a new engineering laboratory and residence hall and are in the midst of a $20 million expansion of our academic and training facilities that will include a new library. The result: a state-of-the-art campus�with sweeping views of Manhattan�where you'll find a culture of excellence and rigorous degree, professional, technical and certification programs.

School Highlights

Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology serves 1,634 students (84% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the state community college average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 61%.

Top Rankings

Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in New York for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 217 teachers has grown by 261% over five years.
Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate'sBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty217 staff158 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology diversity score of 0.80 is more than the state average of 0.74. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment1,634 students1,437 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:111:1
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# Full-Time Students1,375 students858 students
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# Part-Time Students259 students579 students
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# Undergraduate Students1,371 students858 students
# Graduate Students4 students21 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
200408
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
12%
8%
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% Hispanic
33%
24%
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% Black
17%
19%
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% White
12%
39%
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% Hawaiian
1%
-
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% Two or more races
1%
2%
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% Non Resident races
7%
3%
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% Unknown races
16%
5%
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Diversity Score0.800.74
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$53,600$35,200
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $21,642 is more than the state average of $16,522. The private state tuition has declined by 8% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$21,642$16,522
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid92%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$20,150$14,216
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Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$5,500
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Acceptance Rate75%75%
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SAT Total Avg.997980
SAT Reading476475
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SAT Math521505
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ACT Composite (Year 2012)2121
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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The nearest community college to Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology is Long Island Business Institute (2.9 miles away).
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Did You Know?
Queens County, NY community colleges have a diversity score of 0.76, which is higher than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Queens County, NY is Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.