The College of Westchester

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2022 Undergraduate Tuition
$22,113
5% growth from 2021
2022 Average Net Price
$10,891
After Financial Aid
2019 Default Rate
1.3%
on Student Loans
2022 Acceptance Rate
95.5%
462 Applicants
2022 Enrolled Students
828
80.1% Full-Time
2022 Graduation Rate
43.5%
10 Graduates

About

The College of Westchester is a higher education institution located in Westchester County, NY. In 2022, the most popular Associates Degree concentrations at The College of Westchester were Medical Assistant (48 degrees awarded), Health Information & Medical Records Technology (34 degrees), and General Business Administration & Management (32 degrees).

In 2022, 235 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at The College of Westchester. 74.9% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 25.1% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was hispanic or latino (109 degrees), 1.24 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (88 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at The College of Westchester is $22,113, which is $10,149 more than the national average for Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges ($11,964).

Costs

In 2022, the median undergraduate tuition at The College of Westchester is $22,113, which is $10,149 more than the national average for Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges ($11,964).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $10,891.

In 2022, 85% of undergraduate students attending The College of Westchester received financial aid through grants. Comparatively, 58% of undergraduate students received financial aid through loans.

Tuition Costs

$22,113
2022 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2022, the cost of tuition at The College of Westchester was $22,113. The cost of tuition at The College of Westchester is $10,149 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges ($11,964).

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Average Net Price

$10,891
2022 Value
2.31%
1 Year Growth

In 2022 The College of Westchester had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $10,891. Between 2021 and 2022, the average net price of The College of Westchester grew by 2.31%.

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Other Student Expenses

$9,520
Room and Board
$1,000
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at The College of Westchester was of $9,520 in 2022. The cost of room and board did not change between 2021 and 2022.

During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,000. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid by Income Level

85%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Grants
58%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Loans

85% of undergraduate students at The College of Westchester received financial aid through grants or loans in 2022. This represents a decline of 2.3% with respect to 2021, when 87% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
1.3%
2019 Default Rate
6
Number of Defaults

In 2019 the default rate for borrower's at The College of Westchester was 1.3%, which represents 6 out of the 460 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

The College of Westchester received 462 undergraduate applications in 2022, which represents a 7.6% annual growth. Out of those 462 applicants, 441 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 95.5% acceptance rate.

There were 828 students enrolled at The College of Westchester in 2022.

The College of Westchester has an overall enrollment yield of 24.5%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

95.5%
Acceptance Rate in 2022
441
Accepted Out of 462

In 2022, the undergraduate acceptance rate of The College of Westchester was 95.5% (441 admissions from 462 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2021, which was 97.8%. Between 2021 and 2022, the number of applicants grew by 7.6%, while admissions declined by −9.82%..

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Enrollment

The College of Westchester had a total enrollment of 828 students in 2022. The full-time enrollment at The College of Westchester is 663 students and the part-time enrollment is 165. This means that 80.1% of students enrolled at The College of Westchester are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at The College of Westchester, both undergraduate and graduate, is 51% Hispanic or Latino, 36.5% Black or African American, 6.28% White, 1.69% Two or More Races, 1.57% Asian, and 0.121% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at The College of Westchester in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly Hispanic or Latino Female (35.3%), followed by Black or African American Female (27%) and Hispanic or Latino Male (14.8%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

80.1%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at The College of Westchester in 2022, both undergraduate and graduate, is 828 students. The full-time enrollment at The College of Westchester is 663 and the part-time enrollment is 165. This means that 80.1% of students enrolled at The College of Westchester are enrolled full-time compared with 43.2% at similar Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

71%
2022 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at The College of Westchester was 71%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges (63%), The College of Westchester had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. Hispanic or Latino
    422 enrolled students
  2. Black or African American
    302 enrolled students
  3. White
    52 enrolled students

The enrolled student population at The College of Westchester is 51% Hispanic or Latino, 36.5% Black or African American, 6.28% White, 1.69% Two or More Races, 1.57% Asian, and 0.121% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges is 42.6% White, 27.7% Hispanic or Latino, and 14% Black or African American.

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Graduates

In 2022, 117 more women than men received degrees from The College of Westchester. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at The College of Westchester is hispanic or latino (109 degrees awarded). There were 1.24 times more hispanic or latino recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (88 degrees).

The most common Associates Degree concentration at The College of Westchester is Medical Assistant (48 degrees awarded), followed by Health Information & Medical Records Technology (34 degrees) and General Business Administration & Management (32 degrees).

In 2022,  the most specialized majors across all degree types at The College of Westchester, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Health (119 degrees awarded), Business (85 degrees), and Visual & Performing Arts (12 degrees).

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at The College of Westchester are Registered nurses (1,498,016 people), Accountants & auditors (1,064,061 people), Other managers (884,723 people), Software developers (692,615 people), and Financial managers (519,642 people).

The most specialized majors at The College of Westchester in 2022 are Health (119 degrees awarded), Business (85 degrees), Visual & Performing Arts (12 degrees), and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (19 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at The College of Westchester are Surgeons, Physicians, Cardiovascular technologists and technicians, Architectural & engineering managers, and Magnetic resonance imaging technologists

The most specialized majors at The College of Westchester are Health (119 degrees awarded), Business (85 degrees), Visual & Performing Arts (12 degrees), and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (19 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at The College of Westchester are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,872,940 people), Computer Systems Design (1,115,165 people), Elementary & secondary schools (888,458 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (639,804 people), and Banking & related activities (559,272 people).

The most specialized majors at The College of Westchester are Health (119 degrees awarded), Business (85 degrees), Visual & Performing Arts (12 degrees), and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (19 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by The College of Westchester.
Most Common (2022)
  1. 48 degrees awarded
  2. 34 degrees awarded
  3. 32 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common associates degree concentration at The College of Westchester was Medical Assistant with 48 degrees awarded.

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Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

59
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2022
176
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2022

In 2022, 59 degrees were awarded to men at The College of Westchester, which is 0.335 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (176).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2022, 16 degrees were awarded to men at The College of Westchester in General Business Administration & Management, which is 0.32 times less than the 50 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2022, 50 degrees were awarded to men at The College of Westchester in General Business Administration & Management, which is 3.13 times more than the 16 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

60%
100% Completion Time
63%
150% Completion Time

In 2022, 60% of students graduating from The College of Westchester completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 63% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 63% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Graduation Rate by Race and Sex

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
White Female
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate in 2022 at The College of Westchester is Female and White (100% graduation rate). Across all Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (73.2%).

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. Hispanic or Latino
    109 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    88 degrees awarded
  3. White
    23 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at The College of Westchester is hispanic or latino (109 degrees awarded). There were 1.24 times more hispanic or latino recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (88 degrees).

2.13% of degree recipients (5 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic (2022)
  1. Hispanic or Latino Female
    77 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American Female
    69 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Male
    32 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at The College of Westchester is hispanic or latino female (77 degrees awarded). There were 1.12 times more hispanic or latino female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american female (69 degrees).

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Operations

The College of Westchester employs 9 Assistant professors, 4 Professors and 4 Associate professors. Most academics at The College of Westchester are Female Assistant professor (6), Male Associate professor (4), and Female Professor (3).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at The College of Westchester are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 30 employees, Management, with 17 employees, and Business and Financial Operations with 12 employees.

Salary Expenditure

$8.38M
2022 Salaries
1.64%
growth from 2021

In 2022, The College of Westchester paid a median of $8.38M in salaries, a 1.64% growth from the previous year.

The median for similar Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges is 13M (33.2% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$1.13M
Instructional Salaries
18
Number of Employees

In 2022, The College of Westchester paid a total of $1.13M to 18 employees working as instructors, which represents 13.5% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $3.45M (26.6%) for similar Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges.

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Occupations by Share

Assistant professor
Most Common Instructor
9 Employees
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
30 Employees

In 2022, the most common positions for instructional staff at The College of Westchester were Assistant professor with 9 employees, Professor with 4 employees, and Associate professor with 4 employees.

In 2022, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at The College of Westchester were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 30 employees, Management with 17 employees, and Business and Financial Operations with 12 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Sex

Most Common Demographic (2022)
  1. Female Assistant professor
  2. Male Associate professor
  3. Female Professor

In 2022, the most common demographic for instructional staff at The College of Westchester was Female Assistant professor with 6 employees, Male Associate professor with 4 employees, and Female Professor with 3 employees.

This chart shows the sex split between each academic rank present at The College of Westchester.

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