Established in 1964, John Jay College of Criminal Justice is a non-profit public state higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the large metropolis of New York City (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), New York. Officially accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, John Jay College of Criminal Justice (John Jay) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. John Jay College of Criminal Justice (John Jay) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 56 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. John Jay also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||John Jay College of Criminal Justice|
|Motto||Fierce Advocates for Justice
|Colours||Navy and light blue|
|Address||524 West 59th Street
New York City
10019 New York
|Tel||+1 (212) 237 8000|
|Fax||+1 (212) 237 8901|
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|Minority Serving||Asian American, Native American or Pacific Islander-serving Institution|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is required
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||445 West 59th Street
New York City 10019
(212) 237 8865
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs|
|2000 Classification||Other specialized institutions|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, large, primarily nonresidential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences focus, high graduate coexistence|
CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 184,072 physical volumes, 34,120 physical media, 176,899 digital/electronic medium and 240 licensed digital/electronic databases.
John Jay College of Criminal Justice provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 230 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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